Duas Quintas At A Glance

Everything about Duas Quintas is relaxed and personal. We make sure that you have everything you need to get the most out of this special holiday time.

Let us introduce ourselves – Les from Somerset in England and Mary from Dublin, Ireland although most people around here refer to us as ´the Irish couple´. We run Duas Quintas with our dog, Sasha, a friendly black Labrador who is always available for a walk.

We discovered what is now Duas Quintas in April 2005. Uninhabited for many years, it was run-down and neglected but still charming. With the help of a wonderful local builder, we restored the old farmhouse and developed the gardens and surroundings, retaining many of the original features both inside and out.

Today Duas Quintas is not just our permanent home but the temporary home of our guests, many who return to us year after year. Our aim is to provide the environment in which you can discover the treasures of rural Portugal. We enjoy sharing our knowledge about local food, walks on the Algarve, or special places to visit. We know holidays are precious times of the year and we enjoy helping you to make the most of your time here.

Facilities At A Glance
  • Free parking
  • Swimming pool
  • Non smoking bedrooms
  • Children welcome
  • Free WiFi in all rooms and communal areas
  • Air conditioning (small daily charge)
  • Welcome and complementary drink on arrival
  • Breakfast included
  • Towels provided
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Barbecue area
  • Pool towels available on request
  • Baby cot and other baby equipment available on request.
  • Fridge available for guest use
  • Honesty bar
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Flexible arrival and departure days
  • Late check out available off season
  • Hosts live on site
  • D.V.D player


  • Small library
  • Guide books, maps and information
  • Walking information
  • Walking routes
  • Board games
  • Table tennis
  • Daily Housekeeping
  • Summer kitchen (from May to October)
  • Information booklet in every room

What's Nearby


Silves (6 km)
Portimão (18 km)
Lagos (30 km)
Faro (62 km)
Monchique 30 (km)


Armação da Pera (17 km)
Marinha (16 km)
Carvoeiro (15.5 km)

Family Fun

Zoomarine, ocean theme park (21 km)
Slide and Splash, aqua park (12.5 km)
Krazy World, animal park (11.5 km)
Lagos Zoo (28 km)


Aqua Shopping, Portimão (18 Km)
Algarve Shopping, Guia (14.5 km)
Forum Algarve, Faro (56 km)

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