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You can book our holiday houses Serro da Volta and Monte do Cansado through Airbnb(*) or directly with us. Casa do Troco and Casa do Pátio can only be booked directly. With their fully equipped kitchens, our houses are the perfect place for your self-catering holidays in the untouched nature of the Eastern Algarvian countryside.

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Rental rates (per night)

 Serro da VoltaMonte do CansadoCasa do TrocoCasa do Pátio
January - April200€100€200€100€
Christmas & New Year245€140€245€140€
  • The rental rate for Casa do Pátio and Monte do Cansado is for up to 2 guests. For additional guests up to a maximum of 4 we charge 15€ per person and night.
  • The rental rate for Casa do Troco and Serro da Volta is for up to 4 guests. For additional guests up to a maximum of 10 at Serro da Volta and 9 at Casa do Troco we charge 25€ per person and night.

The rental rate includes:

  • Water, electricity and central heating in all rooms
  • Pocket wifi with a weekly data volume of 15 GB (additional data volume can be added at the operator’s current prices)
  • Bed linen and towels (linen and towels are changed every week)
  • One basket of firewood during the winter months (additional firewood can be purchased on site)
  • Starter kit consisting of Casas da Serra’s olive oil, one bottle of espumante bruto, apple juice and a bottle of water.
  • Cleaning of the pool/irrigation tank every three days (only Casa do Troco and Serro da Volta).

Rental Rules:

  • Our holiday houses are non-smoking only.
  • Pets are not allowed at Casas da Serra.
  • Parties or events are not allowed.
  • The pool at Casa do Troco and the agricultural irrigation tank at Serro da Volta are for swimmers only. There is no lifeguard on duty. Swim at your own risk.

Additional fees Serro da Volta and Casa do Troco

  • There is a one-time cleaning fee of 125€ per stay.

Additional fees Monte do Cansado and Casa do Pátio

  • There is a one-time cleaning fee of 50€ per stay.


  • There is a refundable deposit of 250€ (Serro da Volta and Casa do Troco) or 200€ (Monte do Cansado and Casa do Pátio) which will be reimbursed within 7 days of the checkout date if no damage is made to the property or furnishings.

Minimum stay

  • The minimum stay in July and August is 5 days. From September through June the minimum stay is 3 days.

Cancellation policy

Reservations can be cancelled free of charge up to 90 days before the first day of your stay. If cancelled after that, the following refund rules apply:

  • 50% of the advance payment if cancelled more than 60 days prior to the check-in date
  • 25% if cancelled more than 30 days prior to the check-in date
  • 0% if cancelled less than 30 days prior to the check-in date

COVID-19 clause: If legal restrictions due to the Covid-19 outbreak prohibit the short-term rental of our holiday house at the time of your planned stay, you can choose between receiving full refund of all payments made or altering the dates of the reservation to an available date at a later point in time. Our guests agrees to comply with all legal requirements that may be in force during their stay at the property.

(*) If you book through Airbnb, there will be an additional “service charge”.

To explore the wonderful landscape of the Ria Formosa and the many different beaches, we strongly recommend that you rent a car for the entire length of your stay at Serro da Volta, Casa do Troco, Monte do Cansado or Casa do Pátio.

Data protection

To make a booking, you must provide your contact details. You need to enter the specific contact data (first name, last name, e-mail, phone, country) as well as the data concerning the booking (e.g. stay period). We also save your booking date. Additional information (address, notes, arrival time) are not mandatory.

The information you provide on our website, including notes, are personally identifiable information and are processed and used by us to ensure the processing of the booking and the provision of the requested service. We also use your data to provide you with information relevant for the booking or during the stay. The personal data collected when the booking is made will be forwarded to the following third parties:
Smoobu GmbH – is a Software for rental owners
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