Those looking for vacation home rentals and villas can find what they are looking for in the Portuguese town of Viana do Castelo. It is in the midst of the triangle made up by the three cities of Vigo, Porto and Braga
. Each of the cities is about 65km apart. It sits at the head of the Lima River, where it enters into the Atlantic Ocean. Santa Luzia hill gives a viewing point to look over the sparkling sea.
Temperatures in this seaside town are mild. Winters bring temperatures no lower then 10 degrees Celsius. Instead averages are around the 12 degree mark, and the months of November and December see the most rain out of the year. Summer is dry, and warm, with average temperatures of about 22 degrees. There is seldom rainfall in these months, bringing tourists to its sandy shores and villa rentals.
Vacation home rentals
are abundant up and down the shoreline of this beach town. Cabins and cottages are available to those families looking for some rest and relaxation. Further up the beach are the apartment rentals, for those who wish to be closer to the nightlife. Villa rentals and condo rentals sit upon the hill top looking down at the water, with beautiful patios to enjoy. There is something for every preference and budget. There are many different beaches that can be visited nearby all accommodation in this area. There is Carreco, which is known for its landscape, including the lighthouse that looks over the shoreline. There are also ferry boats that bring visitors across to near by Cabedolo, which is just on the other side of Lima River. Here there are plenty of restaurants and nightlife, to extend your beach day into a full outing. Venture outside your private accommodations, to get involved in activities such as bird watching, snorkeling the reefs, visiting museums, and relaxing on the above mentioned beaches
. Vacation rentals are available for those looking for quiet, as well as those looking to stay in a private home but still enjoy the comforts of urban living.
Holiday lodging is abundant in this vacation destination. Authentic cottages and cabins
are available, with all the art, furniture, and dressings matching the culture of the region. There are also apartment rentals and condo rentals
for those wishing for a bit more upscale accommodations, which still reflect the personality and privacy of the city. There are vacation rentals available for all budgets, for those looking for less mainstream accommodations.
Vacation Rentals are a bonus in travel. They allow the privacy of a personal home, along with all those extra comforts, right in the center of where you wish to be. As this trend catches on, more and more places are becoming available through Owner Direct. Accommodations are everywhere, cutting out the hassle of checking in and checking out of a hotel, and giving a more personal option.
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