Quinta de Matalva is located 2 miles from the small historic town of Sintra and within the UNESCO protected Sintra mountain range. The address is Quinta da Matalva, Rua de Riguerinho (off Rua Barbosa du Bocage), Sintra, Portugal. The Quinta is accessed down a narrow and winding off-road track which leads down to a few Quintas ensuring seclusion and calm.
It usually takes 5 minutes to drive to Sintra from the villa or 20 minutes to walk.
Lisbon is 30 miles to the south and the Atlantic coast is approximately 5 miles to the west.