The Nest (O Ninho) - Self-catered spacious 1-bedroom house with terraces & garden view

For up to 4 Guests

About the Accommodation

Cozy home with 2 private outdoor covered terraces (dining & relax), one double bedroom with ensuite bathroom & separate toilet, A spacious L- shaped living room, with dining area, work desk space, relax area and sofa bed for 2 extra persons to sleep. Fully equipped kitchen with fridge/freezer, 6 pit commercial stove and oven.  The thick walls and air conditioning will keep you cool in the summer! In winter, it’s a comfy house with a pellet heater. Enjoy this charming jewel with Moorish accents, looking out over our whimsical gardens & orchards.

Our independent cottages are part of a traditional Portuguese Quinta set on 1.5 hectares of bushland and surrounded by a large Mediterranean garden with palms, banana, olive, carob and almond trees, as well as herb gardens, an orchard with fruit trees and an edible food forest (under “self-construction”!).

We have reliable, blazing internet speed at Quinta Bohemia! SpaceX Starlink satellite Internet broadcast via Google Mesh. Faster Internet = More time to disconnect! With over 300 days of sunshine per year, the Algarve is amongst the sunniest regions of Europe.

Our refreshing saltwater pool will keep your head cool, and the wood-fired pizza oven and BBQ are free to use for fun outdoor cooking experiences (outside of the summer months). Neighborhood Quinta Bohemia is in the Algarvian countryside, where you can roam, run, hike and bike freely around the many hills and dirt roads.

We are 3 km from the authentic village of Moncarapacho, with its restaurants, terraces, market and shops. As you stroll down the calçada (paved streets) of the town, you may also come across performances by local artists at the church’s square…

The bustling town of Olhao and Fuseta’s beach, both 10 min away, have regular ferry departures for the National Park of Ria Formosa and its many paradisal islands. The towns of Tavira, Faro and Loulé are less are than 25 minutes away. Transport You will need a car to get around once you settle at Quinta Bohemia.

An Uber from the airport to Quinta Bohemia will take about 20 minutes (around €15). An E-bike can get you to the beach and surrounding villages. The Moncarapacho/Fuseta train station is 6 min away by car from Quinta Bohemia. This small train track goes from Faro all the way to the town of Tavira and to Monte Gordo, close to the Spanish border (35 minutes by car).

Address: Stio Boavista, 8700-130 Moncarapcho, Portugal

Size: 70.0 m², 2 Rooms, 1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom

Beds: 1 Double bed, 1 Queen size bed, 1 Sofa bed, 1 Couch

More pricing information:

Jan-March / Nov-Dec: Starting at €90 per night

April-June / Oct: Starting at €120 per night

July-Sept: Starting at €160 per night 3 nights minimum (7 nights in July and August)

Weekly and monthly rates

Check-in: After 4:00 PM Checkout: 10:00 AM

The booking is confirmed when the deposit of 50% of the total amount due is paid. Should you cancel your booking 60 days or more before the arrival date, we will refund 50% of the nightly rate if we are able to rebook the casita for your dates.


  • Towels and bed sheets
  • Air conditioning
  • Kitchen
  • Wireless internet
  • Pool
  • Fitness center
  • Shampoo
  • Iron
  • Cookware
  • Soundsystem
  • Freezer
  • Dining Table
  • Smart TV
  • Toilet paper and soap
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Hair dryer
  • Free Parking on premises
  • Terrace
  • Hangers
  • High chair
  • Workplace
  • Coffee machine
  • Kettle
  • Dishwasher


Quinta Bohemia is an ecolodge with typical Portuguese casitas nested in a lush and whimsical permaculture garden with orchards, a food forest, wild bushes and a salt-water pool. Close to beach and islands, 20 min from Faro airport. Each house has private spaces, a well-equipped kitchen, a terrace and a view.

*** SpaceX STARLINK Internet now available throughout the property... Come experience blazing fast satellite Internet and remote work at Quinta Bohemia... Faster Internet = More time to disconnect (in our gardens or at the beach)!*** Travel

A family of avid travelers, we welcome people from all countries, backgrounds and walks of life: worldschooling families, passionate explorers, laid-back honeymooners, curious teenagers, nomads living a digital adventure and Lisbon weekenders.

At the quinta, you can take a break and connect to the land, laying by the pool, playing ping pong or pétanque, get lost in the bushes, or working in our communal gardens. Or go explore the Algarvian surrounding on a bike, or depending on the conditions of the day, kite surf (15 minutes away), surf (25-45 minutes away) or stand-up paddle (10 minutes away). Feeling like diving into the Portuguese lifestyle? Five towns are less than 25 minutes away: the market-focused towns of Olhao and Loulé, the charming town of Tavira, the seaside fisherman port of Fuseta, and the rich Algarvian capital of Faro.

Beaches are nearby (Fuseta) and a short ferry ride will take you to the desert islands and sand bars of the Ria Formosa National Park. Ecolifestyle Reconnect with nature and join our passion for regenerating the earth.

Our grey water also irrigates our gardens, so we provide you with heavenly organic, biodegradable body-care products and detergents. Thick walls, smart building, solar panels and ingenious water and cooling systems allow us to create, conserve and recycle energy, making the main houses one of 1.3% of houses in Portugal to be rated A+ in energy efficiency (think one of the most comfortable stays in winter...).

At the Quinta, you will find numerous fruit trees, olive trees, carob trees, medicinal plants, and soil regeneration ecosystems pollinated by local bees. Over 80 species of birds have been spotted by a guest in one day! And since every small step count in keeping single-use plastic out of our oceans and landfills, our bulk store is here to help us achieve a plastic-free lifestyle. Actively participate in our compost efforts, and you will play a major role in making the property and wildlife more alive every day.

Want to do more to stretch your body and expand your mind? Consider participating in our regular retreats, where aerial yoga, loom weaving, ceramics and farm-to-table cooking will be a welcome break from screen time and busy city lifestyle… Community Bohemia is not a place, it is a state of mind... We value community, collaboration and sharing. Be part of it!

Rental Permits 1914/AL & 142609/AL