Our handpicked selection includes the best small hotels in Portugal that we have visited and love, plus those on our radar. This range features an eco-boutique retreat blending Scandinavian minimalism with Moroccan flair near a pristine coastal setting, a stunning nature retreat amidst rice fields and white-sand beaches in Comporta, and a quirky eco boutique hotel in the eastern Algarve.
The main building offers 14 romantic rooms that combine Scandinavian-inspired minimalism with Moroccan styles, while there are also six self-catering villas located in the vicinity.
The rooms in the hotel are all unique, featuring log fireplaces, geothermal heating/cooling systems, bathtubs, rainfall showers and private patios or decks where you can enjoy the stunning sunsets or look up and wait for the arrival of the stars.
Each villa offers three bedrooms, fully equipped kitchens, a washing machine, an outdoor splash pool and a barbecue area.
Those seeking something more adventurous can also stay a the Shelter - a glamping experience by the lake.
Areias do Seixo is a place to dump your bags, pause and savour every moment.
A striking eco-boutique hotel offering 14 rooms plus six villas, set on a protected patch of coast in Santa Cruz, within an hour’s drive from Lisbon.
Areias do Seixo is a striking eco-boutique hotel with 14 rooms and six villas, set on a protected patch of coast near Santa Cruz beach, within an hour's drive from Lisbon. The romantic rooms blend Scandinavian-inspired minimalism with Moroccan styles, featuring log fireplaces, geothermal heating/cooling systems, bathtubs, rainfall showers and private patios.
The hotel offers different accommodation options spread between several buildings. Choose from the Owner's House, the Guest Suites, the Bio-Pool Suites, and several two to five-bedroom cabana-style villas. The architecture draws inspiration from the style of the cabanas in the village of Comporta, inhabited by local farmers and fishermen.
Each villa has a swimming pool, and there are another four swimming pools in the resort, including one for children and a heated indoor pool in the spa. We had a lovely time at our villas' and main outdoor pools. We were surprised by the expansive grounds, allowing everyone to have a nice quiet private time.
The nearby white-washed village of Comporta might be small in size, but it's high in quality, with excellent gastronomy and some nifty little boutique shops.
A five-star hotel in Comporta nestled in a stunning 17-hectare estate, surrounded by pine and cork trees.
Sublime Comporta is a stunning nature retreat in a 17-hectare estate surrounded by pine, cork trees, dunes, rice fields, and white-sand beaches. Accommodation options are spread across several buildings, including two- to five-bedroom cabana-style villas. Each villa has its own pool; four more are in the resort, including a children's pool and a heated indoor pool. The architecture is inspired by local cabanas.
Louboutin collaborated with architect Madalena Caiado and various esteemed artists and artisans to create his first hospitality project. Embracing Louboutin's signature colour, Vermelho, which means "red" in Portuguese, reflects the hotel's audacious spirit.
Entering through Vermelho's age-worn wooden doors feels like stepping into an art gallery adorned with the designers' eclectic collection of antiques, curious objects and art.
Each of the 13 rooms at Vermelho has been individually designed, providing a touch of Portuguese craftsmanship that makes it truly special. There are plenty of areas to unwind, such as the colourful gardens, a heated pool, the Indian Lounge, the excellent Restaurant XTian led by Chef David Abreu, and the adjacent hammered silver leaf Vermelho Bar.
Vermelho is one of those places that can only be fully appreciated through firsthand experience. We wholeheartedly recommend indulging in this hidden gem if it fits within your means.
Christian Louboutin has masterfully crafted Vermelho Melides, an exquisite boutique hotel nestled in a small Alentejo village.
Vermelho is a boutique hotel located in the village of Melides in the Alentejo. It's the brainchild of designer Christian Louboutin who first fell in love with Melides over a decade ago. Entering through Vermelho's age-worn wooden doors feels like stepping into an art gallery adorned with the designers' eclectic collection of antiques, curious objects and art.
Each of the 13 rooms has been individually designed, providing a touch of Portuguese craftsmanship that makes it truly special. There are plenty of areas to unwind, such as the colourful gardens, a heated pool, the Indian Lounge, the excellent Restaurant XTian led by Chef David Abreu, and the adjacent hammered silver leaf Vermelho Bar.
There are five rooms in an original 18th-century manor house and eight in a new wing designed by architect Francisco Vieira de Campos. Some of the rooms have a balcony with great views of the vineyards.
The living room and restaurant located in the new wing are decorated in an impeccable Scandinavian style. The picturesque garden features a lovely sun terrace with an outdoor pool.
We have been here twice and are looking forward to our third visit. It's really a very special place.
A beautiful boutique hotel in one of the oldest and most famous wine estates in Douro Valley.
Quinta do Vallado, established in 1716, is a boutique wine hotel in the stunning Douro Valley. It is one of Portugal's oldest and most famous Quinta wine estates. The original 18th-century manor house houses five charming rooms, while the new wing offers an additional eight rooms, some with balconies that overlook the stunning vineyards. The living room and restaurant boast impeccable Scandinavian-style decor. The picturesque garden features a lovely sun terrace with an outdoor pool.
The owner, Balthasar, is a founder member of Rota Vicentina (a network of walking and cycling trails), and his passionate knowledge about the area is captivating.
Três Marias is a rural hotel offering fifteen whitewashed rooms with minimal rustic decor, plenty of natural light, and an inviting porch for enjoying the surrounding nature.
The delicious breakfast includes fresh fruit, cooked meats, regional cheeses, eggs, and fresh pastries. Dinner, available on request, consists of a regional set menu and wine.
A simple and beautiful rural hotel nestled among the serene countryside of the Alentejo Coast.
Três Marias is a serene rural hotel on the Alentejo Coast, offering 15 whitewashed rooms with rustic decor, natural light, and an inviting porch. Owned by Balthasar, a founder member of Rota Vicentina, the hotel is the perfect base to explore Southwest Alentejo's beaches and Vicentina Coast Natural Park. Guests can enjoy a delicious breakfast of regional food, fresh pastries, and an outdoor swimming pool. Dinner is available on request, featuring a regional set menu and wine.
Through JO&SO we always try to capture the vibe of a place through writing and photography. Casa Mãe, however, is one of those places you only really understand once you’re there in person. It has a unique energy. The hotel’s 33 accommodation options are spread across three different spaces - something that it’s hard to convey in pictures. We are big fans.
There are five elegant suites in the restored 19th-century estate house (Casa Mãe translates to ‘Mother House’). Each room here is filled with beautiful vintage furniture from all over Portugal.
You will find another 22 rooms in the Jogo de Bola building, where cosy minimalism perfectly blends with traditional Algarvian architecture.
For an outdoorsy experience, in the fig-scented garden there are three rustic Cabanas plus the family-suite Padaria, each with a private patio, a hammock and an outdoor shower.
Last but not least, we love the two Baluarte Villas. These are the largest suites at Casa Mãe, with two separate rooms (sleeps four adults), a private patio, and a small but mighty saltwater pool.
There’s also a big organic orchard, a farm-to-table restaurant, an eye-catching triangular pool, a spa with a rooftop pool, an outdoor cinema, a juice bar, craft coffee and a concept store dedicated to Portuguese design.
A gorgeous boutique hotel in the Algarve tucked away beside the ancient city walls of Lagos, near a long sandy beach.
Casa Mãe is a gorgeous five-star boutique hotel in the coastal town of Lagos, in the western part of the Algarve. With various accommodation options spread across distinct spaces, Casa Mãe perfectly blends traditional Algarvian architecture and minimalist style. The hotel features a big organic orchard, farm-to-table restaurant, triangular pool, spa with a rooftop pool, outdoor cinema, juice bar, and a concept store dedicated to Portuguese design.
This country house is bursting with colour, thanks to owner Alfredo’s vivid paintings and red, pink and orange doors, chairs, sofas and cushions.
Surrounded by nature, the Herdade offers several activities including picnics, yoga and stretching, massage therapies, surf classes, and magnificent horse riding.
Those who want to walk the Rota Vicentina could not be better placed, as the 340km nature route runs by the doorstep of Herdade da Matinha.
A rural-boutique hotel in Alentejo surrounded by beautiful scenery, near spectacular beaches.
Herdade da Matinha is a charming rural-boutique hotel located in the scenic Alentejo region of Portugal, close to stunning beaches. The hotel boasts colourful decor, paintings by the owner, Alfredo, and an outdoor swimming pool. Enjoy various activities such as picnics, yoga, massages, surf classes, and horseback riding amidst nature. Herdade da Matinha is on the Rota Vicentina, a 340km nature hiking route.
Some of the rooms do indeed offer gorgeous views over a grid of steep cobblestoned streets, red-roofed townhouses, and the Tagus River in the distance.
A Casa das Janelas com Vista is a stylish boutique B&B tucked away in the heart of Bairro Alto. It’s the perfect spot to experience Lisbon’s vibrant nightlife and some of the city’s best restaurants. However, Bairro Alto is also a pleasure to explore in the daytime, with beautiful cobblestone alleyways inhabited by the elderly and a trendy young crowd.
The house is artistically decorated, offering the perfect mix of contemporary and classic elements where modern and designer furniture meets retro decor.
A beautiful B&B with superb views in a peaceful street in the hip Bairro Alto.
A Casa das Janelas com Vista is a cosy B&B tucked away on a peaceful street in Bairro Alto. The house is artistically decorated, where modern and designer furniture meets retro decor. Some of the rooms at 'The House of the Windows with a View' offer gorgeous views over a grid of steep cobblestoned streets, red-roofed townhouses, and the Tagus River in the distance. With only 12 rooms, six can be combined to make family suites.
All nine rooms are generously sized, with a kitchenette and a small living area with a TV - this is more like having your own apartment but with breakfast and daily cleaning service.
The rooms sleep from two to six people each, making it a great option for couples and families. The lovely breakfast includes eggs, smoothies and freshly baked goods and is served in a communal dining room overlooking a courtyard.
With some of the rooms offering a stunning view over the River Douro, Mo House combines bohemian style with luxury comfort, and we think this guesthouse offers great value.
This pretty boutique guesthouse is located in the historical centre of Porto with a stunning view of the Douro River.
Mo House is a restored 17th-century townhouse turned boutique guesthouse in the heart of Porto. With nine generously sized rooms, each with a kitchenette and a small living area, this guesthouse offers good value for couples and families. Breakfast is served in a communal dining room overlooking a courtyard. Some rooms offer stunning views of the Douro River. Art books are scattered throughout the property, and the location in central Porto is hard to beat. Note that the house is full of character and charm, so expect creaky floorboards and unique architectural details.
This eight-suite boutique hotel is surrounded by organic vineyards and wildflowers. It's located deep in the Douro wine region, specifically in Vila Nova de Foz Coa. Casa do Rio is an impeccably designed wine hotel with Scandinavian-style rooms and decor.
On the terrace in a mesmerising setting, guests can taste delicious wines from the hotel's estates.
Casa do Rio is slightly farther than most of the hotels in the Douro region, so we recommend that you stay for at least two nights. It's truly beautiful here.
A boutique hotel in the Douro with beautiful vineyards, stylish Scandi decor and a dreamy infinity pool.
Casa do Rio, one of the best boutique hotels in Portugal and the sister hotel of Quinta do Vallado, is an impeccably designed eight-suite hotel with Scandinavian-style decor and a a stunning infinity pool with breathtaking views of the Douro River valley. Surrounded by organic vineyards and wildflowers, it's located in Vila Nova de Foz Coa, deep in the beautiful Douro wine region. We recommend a minimum two-night stay to fully appreciate the beauty of this remote location.
The owners, Eglantina and Francisco, are proud of the region's produce, and their hotel reflects that. It's evolved through seven family generations, and it took 10 years (it opened in 2008) to create what is today Companhia das Culturas.
There are nine uniquely decorated rooms, four apartments with kitchenettes, two swimming pools, a gorgeous hammam and plenty of spaces to hang out.
Every object in the hotel has been recycled and restored using local materials. The furniture, therefore, is an interesting mix of different periods and styles, and the result is both unique and beautiful.
Quirky eco boutique hotel with beautiful vintage decor in Castro Marim, in the Eastern Algarve.
Companhia das Culturas is a quirky eco boutique hotel in Castro Marim, the Eastern Algarve. Surrounded by 40 acres of pine, cork, carob and olive trees, plus a biological garden, Companhia das Culturas offers nine uniquely decorated rooms, plus four apartments with kitchenettes, two swimming pools, a gorgeous hammam and plenty of spaces to hang out.
The hotel is housed in a restored 19th-century factory building, originally a deactivated Typography and Graphic Arts Workshop. Some of its original elements, such as the main stone facade, central lighting and ventilation courtyard, were preserved.
Tipografia's impressive design combines modernist architecture and vintage designer furniture with remarkable engraved texts in low relief on the concrete ceilings - a tribute to the building's former life as a typography factory.
There are 10 small but perfectly designed rooms and generous communal areas, including a library, living room, restaurant, and a garden with a 15-meter saltwater pool.
A stunning typography-themed boutique hotel with small but perfectly designed rooms, generous communal areas and a 15-metre saltwater pool.
Tipografia do Conto is a stunningly designed boutique hotel located in the emerging neighbourhood of Cedofeita in central Porto. The hotel's impressive design combines modernist architecture and vintage designer furniture with remarkable engraved texts in low relief on the concrete ceilings. There are 10 small but perfectly designed rooms and generous communal areas, including a library, living room, restaurant, and a garden with a 15-meter saltwater pool.
Set in a former merchant's townhouse, all the accommodation options have been carefully designed, with floor-to-ceiling windows and colourful original artworks.
The homemade organic breakfast is made with fresh ingredients sourced from the best local suppliers and markets.
The entire townhouse is available for exclusive rental, making it a perfect choice for groups of family and friends. Plus with this option you can have your own Private Chef.
Six spacious suites, three self-contained apartments and a two-bedroom villa with a pool set in a former merchant’s townhouse in downtown Porto.
Canto de Luz is a downtown Porto boutique guesthouse with bright and colorful interiors. Accommodation options include six spacious suites, three self-contained apartments, and a two-bedroom villa with a pool. All the rooms feature floor-to-ceiling windows and colorful original artworks. The homemade organic breakfast is made with the best and freshest local ingredients.
The striking building has kept the stone walls and iron from its original life as a warehouse, with the use of concrete and wood being introduced during its restoration.
There are nine bedrooms and three apartments, all individually decorated with a mix of bespoke-designed furniture by the hotel’s architect, Luis Sobral, in addition to the many exquisite pieces found in local stores. Some objects that belonged to the old warehouse, have been given a new lease of life – such as the beautiful huge safe that now sits proudly as a bar in the communal living room.
A 19th-century iron warehouse lovingly converted into a boutique hotel in the heart of Porto.
Armazém Luxury Housing is a cool boutique hotel in the heart of Porto. It's set in an old iron warehouse from the 19th century, offering industrial warehouse vibes and cosiness without compromising on either. There are nine suites and three apartments, all uniquely decorated. Definitely one of the best small hotels in Porto.
In March 2009, a week before opening, a fire destroyed the hotel and its original concept: a 19th-century Porto townhouse refurbished with wooden interiors, genuine stuccos and traditional furniture.
The tragedy didn't stop Alexandra Coutinho's will to give up. Alexandra, the owner of Casa do Conto who is also an architect, went on to fully gut the destroyed interiors, swapping tradition for a striking modernist architecture.
The house now stands fully proud again, nestled between Casa da Música (Oporto’s Concert Hall) and Rua Miguel Bombarda, known to the locals as “the art galleries street”.
A boutique hotel in Porto, set in a striking building with concrete suites and a mix of designer and period furniture.
Casa do Conto is a striking boutique hotel in Porto's emerging Cedofeita neighbourhood. Originally a 19th-century townhouse destroyed by a fire, the hotel is a stunning example of modernist architecture designed by owner and architect Alexandra Coutinho. The spacious concrete suites are furnished with a mix of designer and period pieces, and guests can enjoy a cosy living room and garden and a delicious home-cooked breakfast. The hotel is slightly outside the historical centre but within walking distance of major attractions.
This little-known spot nestles between the historic town of Tavira and Cacela Velha, a picturesque clifftop fishing village.
Pensão Agrícola is set in an authentic Portuguese farmhouse, impeccably restored with minimalistic rooms and vintage decor.
On the shady terrace, guests can enjoy a delicious, generous breakfast or take other light meals by the plunge pool, which is heated in the winter. Fill your lungs with the wonderful aromas that the south of Portugal has to offer – you're surrounded by the scent of almond, carob, fig, orange and olive trees.
We fell in love with Pensão Agrícola when it first opened in 2015, and it continues to be what we consider to be one of the best boutique hotels in Portugal. Trust us – you'll be in for a treat.
A stunning six-bedroom boutique hotel in a genuine Algarve countryside setting.
Pensão Agrícola is a stunning six-bedroom boutique hotel in the Algarve, nestled between Tavira and Cacela Velha. Enjoy a delicious breakfast on the shady terrace or light meals by the heated plunge pool. Your senses will be delighted by the scents of almond, carob, fig, orange, and olive trees. A gorgeous dinner is also available upon request. Trust us – you'll be in for a treat.
The interiors are minimalist – mixing bespoke builds, vintage Portuguese and sleek designer furniture.
Duas Portas is situated directly in front of the mouth of the river Douro, translated as Foz, the name of the residential neighbourhood (where the owners and ourselves grew up as kids). Turn left for river views, right for the sea and beaches and stroll nearby on foot for cute local spots.
The old tram just outside the door will take you to the historical centre (15min), riding along the banks of the picturesque riverbank.
Facing the mouth of the Douro River, a stone's throw from the sea, this perfectly restored townhouse is an oasis of tranquillity in the city.
Duas Portas is a family-run eight-bedroom boutique hotel in Porto. It's set in a beautifully renovated 19th-century townhouse with a tranquil garden, located directly in front of the mouth of the river Douro, a stone's throw from the beach. The interiors are minimalist – mixing bespoke builds, vintage Portuguese and sleek designer furniture.
A small rural hotel near Tavira and Cacela Velha comprising five suites with private patios and a small shared pool.
A Hospedaria is a gorgeous rural hotel near Tavira and Cacela Velha, offering five suites with private patios, 2.7km from Cabanas beach. The breakfast is excellent, and dinner is available upon request. Enjoy the outdoor terrace with a small yet refreshing pool. This property is the sister hotel of the wonderful Pensão Agrícola, just a few meters away.
Set in a historic building that once hosted a renowned bakery and 19th-century refuge, it features a serene suite and three additional bedrooms, all modulated in absolute white with a stylistic coherence. Casas Caiadas Open House showcases carefully selected linen, wood, and locally crafted objects that bear the signatures of artists.
Enjoy the captivating allure of the Alentejo region at this charming hideaway, complete with a rooftop pool and panoramic views.
A four-bedroom guesthouse with minimalist architecture and design pieces located in Arraiolos, a peaceful village in Alentejo.
Experience a fusion of minimalist design and authentic Alentejo charm at Casas Caiadas Open House, a four-bedroom boutique guesthouse in the tranquil village of Arraiolos. Set in a historic building that once hosted a renowned bakery and 19th-century refuge, it features stylishly designed rooms and a rooftop pool with panoramic views. Just an hour's drive from Lisbon.
Originally a fisherman's house, owners Lara and Dário renovated Casa Céu in 2019, and you can tell they've carried out the work with much love.
The whole house is beautifully decorated, with white walls, high ceilings and lots of light.
We particularly loved the gorgeous roof terrace and the breakfasts we had there.
The sunsets were incredible and perfect for a sundowner while playing one of the wooden board games available.
A four-bedroom guesthouse located in Olhão, a quirky and authentic fishing town near Faro.
The charming Casa Céu is a four-bedroom guesthouse located in Olhão, a quirky fishing town near Faro. This beautifully decorated house features high ceilings, white walls, and plenty of natural light. The stunning rooftop terrace, where breakfast is served, boasts incredible sunset views and wooden board games for guests to enjoy. Other highlights include the goat paintings by local artist Meinke Flesseman and the guesthouse's central location in the heart of Olhão. Plus, Faro's airport is just a 15-minute drive away.
Sublime Lisboa is a boutique hotel with 15 rooms and suites set in an elegant Portuguese 20th-century townhouse. Each room has been decked out with unique decor and handpicked objects, ranging in size from 30 to 56 square metres. A big bonus: breakfast can be served whenever you wish.
The hotel also offers a high-end concierge service to help guests design a personalised itinerary and make the most of their stay in Lisbon. In addition, the onsite Davvero Restaurant serves Mediterranean cuisine using the freshest available ingredients.
A 15-room luxury boutique hotel set in an elegant Portuguese 20th-century townhouse nestled in the residential area of Amoreiras.
Sublime Comporta has opened a sister hotel Lisbon, in the residential neighbourhood of Amoreiras. Sublime Lisboa is a boutique hotel with 15 rooms and suites set in an elegant Portuguese 20th-century townhouse. Each room features unique decor and handpicked objects, ranging in size from 30 to 56 square metres. The hotel offers a high-end concierge service to help guests design a personalised itinerary and make the most of their stay in Lisbon.
The Quinta offers a range of accommodation options, including single rooms, double rooms, suites and houses. Additionally, the seasonal infinity pool boasts breathtaking views of the Douro Valley.
The houses have been restored to maintain their original structure and design, with the perfect mix of traditional and modern architecture, and each has its unique special character. It includes Casa do Feitor with five double rooms and a suite, Casa do Laranjal with five double rooms, Balões with two large suites, Casa Romântica, Casa dos Cardanhos with seven double superior rooms, Casa do Rio, and Casa Grande with six superior double rooms and a private infinity pool over the river.
The hotel's restaurant, Cantina de Ventozelo, uses ingredients produced at the Quinta and from other regional producers. Ventozelo also offers a range of activities, including walking circuits, wine tastings and nature observation.
This authentic Douro farm has been given a new lease of life as a 29-bedroom boutique wine hotel surrounded by incredible scenery.
Ventozelo Hotel & Quinta is a restored 18th-century Douro farm turned into a gorgeous boutique wine hotel with 29 rooms. The houses have been restored to maintain their original structure, with a mix of traditional and modern architecture. The seasonal infinity pool boasts stunning views. The hotel's restaurant offers sustainable, local ingredients, and guests can enjoy walking circuits, wine tastings, and nature observation.
With a strong focus on sustainability, local heritage and tradition, the 17 rooms and four suites particularly honour the burel wool produced in the area for decades. The hotel's iconic Portuguese interior design showcases the pre-existing and refurbished furniture of Portuguese artist Maria Keil.
The architecture of Casa de São Lourenço is a blend of old and new. The original simple granite and schist stone construction has been enlarged and augmented by architects Paulo Costa and Patrícia Marques through the artful use of masonry and stone. Large windows and expansive terraces connect guests to the stunning mountain scenery.
Enjoy sky-high views at the restaurant, locally-inspired cuisine, indoor and outdoor heated pools, a sauna, a Turkish bath, and daily guided walking tours of the surrounding mountains.
A five-star boutique spa hotel set among Portugal’s highest mountains, with panoramic views and Portuguese design.
Casa de São Lourenço is a sustainable five-star hotel perched within Serra da Estrela, Portugal's highest mountain range. Emphasising sustainability, local heritage, and tradition, the 17 rooms and four suites pay tribute to the area's burel wool production. Enjoy panoramic views, locally-inspired cuisine, indoor/outdoor heated pools, a sauna, a Turkish bath, and daily guided walking tours of the mountains.
Pedro Oliveira and his wife Alicia Valero passionately transformed the neglected buildings into a "small grand hotel," featuring fine materials such as Portuguese marble for the bathrooms, velvet, and wood.
The hotel has 17 rooms, each boasting personally selected works of art and views of the verdant gardens of Amoreiras, the Águas Livres Aqueduct, and the historical building of the Mãe D’Água das Amoreiras Reservoir.
Additionally, the hotel's breakfast is sourced from small, family-owned local producers.
Tucked away in a peaceful square, Hotel das Amoreiras exudes the warmth of a countryside home with an international twist.
Discover a peaceful oasis in the heart of Lisbon at Hotel das Amoreiras, a "small grand hotel" with views of the verdant Amoreiras garden. There are 17 beautifully decorated rooms featuring personally selected works of art and fine materials such as Portuguese marble, velvet, and wood. The hotel's breakfast is sourced from small, family-owned local producers.
The largest among these features three bedrooms and a living room - a perfect setup for larger groups. Each accommodation at Monte da Bemposta is equipped with a kitchenette and a small terrace, offering either a full or partial sea view.
There’s also a shared swimming pool, bicycles, padel courts, friendly animals and ample space for picnics. A daily breakfast is provided, along with snacks and drinks available throughout the day. In the evenings, guests are served a home-style, seasonal dinner.
Located a short walk from the beach and the renowned Fishermen's Trail, Monte da Bemposta is a place to enjoy laid-back vibes and reconnect with nature.
A captivating Alentejo rural farmhouse hotel that combines rustic charm with coastal beauty.
Monte da Bemposta is a farmhouse hotel nestled in the rural landscapes of Alentejo's coastline, offering a selection of ten unique houses and three studios with rustic yet minimal decor. There’s a shared swimming pool, bicycles, padel courts, friendly animals and ample space for picnics. Monte da Bemposta is located a short walk from the beach and the renowned Fishermen's Trail, Monte da Bemposta is a place to enjoy laid-back vibes and reconnect with nature.
The hotel is surrounded by lush gardens, inviting you to embrace the tranquillity of nature. The rooms and suites are elegant, with vintage furniture, white tongue and groove panelling ceilings, restored wooden floors and super king-sized beds.
Highlights include a breakfast buffet focusing on local produce, a fire circle of reused firewood in the centre of the fruit orchard, a spa with a heated pool in a pineapple greenhouse, complimentary bicycles, a farm-to-table restaurant and an organic vegetable garden.
Furthermore, sustainability is vital at Herdade do Ananás, where eco-friendly practices include 100% autonomous irrigation, rainwater collection, chemical-free orchards, and natural fertilization of gardens and greenhouses. Other eco-measures include reused furniture, LED lighting, and refillable body wash.
This eco-friendly farm-stay is set in a famous pineapple plantation in the gorgeous Azores’ island of São Miguel.
Herdade do Ananás is a small hotel set on a pineapple plantation on São Miguel island. Enjoy elegant rooms, vintage furniture, breakfast with local produce, a fire circle, a spa in a pineapple greenhouse, complimentary bicycles, a farm-to-table restaurant and an organic vegetable garden. The hotel highly values sustainability, with eco-friendly practices like autonomous irrigation, rainwater collection, and reused furniture.
Embracing its heritage, this eco-conscious retreat showcases local architecture, cork elements, and celebrates the region's wool industry.
Indulge in spa treatments, enjoy the heated indoor pool and sauna, explore stunning hiking trails or simply relax in Casa das Penhas Douradas' public living rooms, boasting an extensive library and movie theatre.
Rooms range from intimate suites with panoramic views to cosy double rooms with mountain views and private balconies. Each room is thoughtfully designed with birch wood accents and large picture windows to immerse you in the awe-inspiring surroundings.
Escape to Casa das Penhas Douradas, a design spa mountain hotel immersed in Serra da Estrela's natural beauty.
Experience tranquillity at the design spa mountain hotel, Casa das Penhas Douradas, tucked away in Serra da Estrela's beauty at 1,500m altitude. Enjoy spa treatments, a heated indoor pool, a sauna, stunning hikes, and a movie theatre. Thoughtfully designed rooms inspired by local architecture offer breathtaking views and immersion in nature.
The charming farmhouse is surrounded by a lush orchard and offers a heated saltwater swimming pool (open year-round), providing the perfect place to unwind.
Each of the twelve accommodations offers a cosy, intimate atmosphere, complete with a furnished porch or terrace. The breakfast buffet features homemade bread, honey, jams, cheese, and fresh fruit juices sourced from the orchard.
There are bicycles available to rent, table tennis and a well-stocked library.
A family-run boutique farmhouse, set in a special rural setting within the Ria Formosa Natural Park in the Eastern Algarve.
Conversas de Alpendre is a charming 12 room family-run boutique farmhouse nestled within the picturesque Ria Formosa Natural Park in the Eastern Algarve. The farmhouse is surrounded by a lush orchard and offers a heated saltwater swimming pool, which is open year-round.
This peaceful boutique stay offers a range of accommodation types, from a studio to three-bedroom houses, all with a kitchen and access to the property’s swimming pool.
A locally-sourced breakfast is served daily by the poolside restaurant. The ideal option for families and those seeking outdoor adventures such as surfing, canoeing, cycling and walking.
A family-friendly rural guesthouse in Costa Vicentina with commanding views over the surrounding valley.
Monte da Vilarinha offers a peaceful stay in the Costa Vicentina Natural Park, with stunning valley views and proximity to wild beaches. Accommodations range from studios to three-bedroom houses, all with kitchen access and a swimming pool. Enjoy a locally-sourced breakfast by the poolside restaurant and outdoor adventures like surfing, canoeing, cycling and walking.
The historic building has been refurbished to combine its heritage with modern comfort. The hotel features sumptuous modernist furnishings, nine pastel-coloured bedrooms, and a small but eye-catching pink swimming pool.
Wake up to a buffet or continental breakfast, and enjoy Portuguese cuisine at the hotel's restaurant. For those seeking adventure, the hotel offers bike and car rental services, and the surrounding area is perfect for hiking.
A small hotel set in a vivid pink building of Romantic influence in the picturesque village of Ponta do Sol in Madeira.
1905 Zino's Palace is a boutique hotel in Ponta do Sol set in a vivid pink building, formerly the summer residence of the noble Zino family. The hotel has been refurbished to combine its heritage with modern comfort, featuring sumptuous modernist furnishings, nine pastel-coloured bedrooms, and a small but eye-catching pink swimming pool.
There are seven rooms in the main house, plus two villas with a small private pool in an adjacent building. Additionally, the hotel boasts a farm-to-table restaurant with an organic garden, an infinity pool overlooking the Douro River, and a winery. All the rooms feature luxury amenities; some have private terraces, river views, and vintage clawfoot bathtubs.
Take a dip in the infinity pool before enjoying a light lunch and a refreshing glass of rosé amidst fruit trees and the fragrance of thyme and lavender. Or relax in the cosy communal living room with a good glass of wine, board games or a game of pool.
A gorgeous Winery & Farmhouse in the Douro offering luxury suites and villas with private pools.
Quinta de São Bernardo is a boutique farmhouse hotel in the Douro with a rich history dating back to 1912 when it served as a family farmhouse. There are seven rooms, two villas with a small private pool, a farm-to-table restaurant with an organic garden, an infinity pool overlooking the Douro River, and a winery. All the rooms feature luxury amenities; some have private terraces, river views, and vintage clawfoot bathtubs.
The estate offers unique suites and villas across six housing units - some with their own pools. The influence of the countryside is apparent in the items crafted by artisans, such as handcrafted chairs, willow, stones, and marble from the surrounding region.
These pieces are displayed alongside designer furnishings from Portugal and worldwide, including Olaio, Vista Alegre, Marcel Wanders, and Alvar Aalto. Additionally, there are bathroom fixtures, bathtubs from Agape, and lighting options designed by Philippe Starck, Charles & Ray Eames, and Mariano Fortuny.
The estate's spa offers a range of services, such as a hot tub, a hammam, massages, and therapies from around the world. Malhadinha's culinary concept is based on signature cooking by Michelin-starred chef Joachim Koerper, using organic produce grown on the estate.
A luxurious farmhouse with an infinity swimming pool, a spa and a winery. All surrounded by the estate’s gorgeous vineyards.
Herdade da Malhadinha Nova is a luxurious farmhouse with a spa, an infinity swimming pool, and a winery. It offers suites and villas across six housing units surrounded by vineyards, with some units featuring private pools. The interior is decorated with designer and artisanal items. The estate's spa offers a range of services, and the cuisine is created by Michelin-starred chef Joachim Koerper, using organic produce grown on the estate.
The stylish suites are designed with wooden floors, warm lighting, elegant natural materials, and soaking clawfoot bathtubs. The vintage, modern, and contemporary furniture and objects include works by Charles and Ray Eames, Jean Prouvé, Hans Wegner, among others.
Brunch is served from 9 am until 4 pm and made with fresh and organic ingredients, including produce grown in the hotel's own garden and sourced from local producers. The townhouse also features a coffee shop, restaurant, concept store, outdoor patios, and a luminous skylight private library.
Located in the trendy Bombarda neighbourhood, ROSA ET AL Townhouse was a pioneer in the neighbourhood, as well as one of the first boutique hotels to open in Porto.
A seven-bedroom boutique hotel set in an 18th-century townhouse, with sleek mid-century furniture, a garden and all-day brunch.
Rosa Et Al Townhouse is a seven-bedroom boutique hotel, housed in an 18th-century townhouse, boasting sleek mid-century furniture, a garden, and all-day brunch made. The townhouse also features a coffee shop, restaurant, concept store, outdoor patios, and a luminous skylight private library. It is run by siblings Emanuel and Patrícia and was a pioneer in the Bombarda neighbourhood and one of the first boutique hotels in Porto.
This spa hotel provides the perfect base to discover all the natural wonders that São Miguel has to offer, but if after a day of exploring you need to relax – there’s also a restaurant, a bar, an outdoor swimming pool, an indoor pool, a hammam and a beautiful garden.
A delight of a boutique hotel in São Miguel, comprising a villa and rooms with privileged views of the garden, countryside and sea.
SENSI is an absolute delight of a boutique hotel, comprising a villa and rooms with privileged views of the garden, countryside and/or sea. There’s a restaurant, a bar, an outdoor swimming pool, an indoor pool, a hammam and a beautiful garden. This spa hotel provides the perfect base to discover all the natural wonders of São Miguel.
Designed by renowned architect and interior designer Pierre Yovanovitch, each of the eight rooms at Quinta da Côrte has been carefully designed to offer a balanced blend of luxury and simplicity. The rooms feature embroidered metis bed linen, designer rugs, and bathrooms lined entirely with delicately-toned Portuguese artisanal earthenware tiles. The walls are adorned with paintings, lithographs, and pastels, creating a warm and inviting atmosphere.
Four rooms are in the main house, while the other four are in the surrounding buildings, each offering breathtaking views of the valley.
The estate produces high-quality wines, including Port, made from its old vines, and offers daily wine tastings. The hotel also offers a restaurant, an outdoor swimming pool, a garden, and a terrace.
This eight-bedroom boutique hotel is set in a gorgeous wine estate that combines tradition, modernity and luxury with simplicity.
Quinta da Côrte is a boutique hotel in the Douro offering eight carefully designed rooms, including four in the Casa and four in the surrounding buildings, all offering views of the pretty valley. The rooms are adorned with embroidered metis bed linen, designer rugs, and walls hung with paintings, lithographs and pastels, while the bathrooms are entirely lined with delicately-toned Portuguese artisanal earthenware tiles. There's a seasonal outdoor pool and an onsite restaurant.
Casa do Lúpulo has seven rooms, three of them suites, with a kitchen and a large living and dining room for breakfast and light meals. Casa das Colheitas serves as a support facility for wine tasting, handicrafts, cooking workshops, and events.
Relax, unwind, and embrace the surrounding nature while enjoying stunning garden views, a heated outdoor swimming pool, and cuisine sourced from local producers. There's also a curated store featuring unique furniture, decorative objects, and handicrafts for sale, so you can take a little piece of Terra Rosa home with you.
This agritourism results from several father-daughter conversations between Francisco Rosa and his daughter Eliana Rosa, who dreamed of transforming the Quinta de Codeçosa into a one-of-a-kind experience.
Terra Rosa Country House & Vineyards is a peaceful agritourism in Ponte Lima surrounded by beautiful vineyards.
Terra Rosa Country House & Vineyards is a peaceful agritourism in Ponte Lima surrounded by beautiful vineyards. It was borne out of several father-daughter conversations, who dreamed of transforming the family estate dating back to 1758 into a one-of-a-kind experience. There are seven beautifully designed rooms, a garden with a heated outdoor swimming pool, a restaurant and a curated shop.
They transformed their family's property into a beautiful agriturismo, offering six rooms and a two-bedroom cottage - all with rustic and earthy interior design, white walls, concrete floors, simple linens and natural textures.
Enjoy a dip in the saltwater pool, borrow a bike, or go for a morning walk on the farm and breathe in the fresh air. Cucumbi is located in the small village of Barrancão, where the pace of life is slow, and the rhythms of nature dictate the days. The organic breakfast includes fresh-laid eggs. Fun fact: each room is named after an animal that resides on the estate.
Cucumbi is a rural guest house set on an organic farm in the Alentejo, where the pace of life is slow, and the rhythms of nature dictate the days.
Cucumbi is a rural guesthouse on an organic farm in Portugal's Alentejo region, run by Catarina and ToZé. They offer six rooms and a two-bedroom cottage with rustic design, a saltwater pool, bikes, and an organic breakfast featuring fresh-laid eggs. Rooms are named after animals on the estate.
This historic estate, the first in the region to offer wine tourism facilities, features 11 beautifully appointed rooms with picturesque vineyards and Douro River views. Experience the essence of the Douro Valley by observing wine making and farming activities, exploring the walking trails and discovering the historic sites on the estate.
Enjoy the scenic and peaceful countryside and unwind by the outdoor swimming pool. The hotel can help you organise boat trips, BTT rides, classic car rides, thematic lunches and dinners, and more.
There's a restaurant and a wine bar where you can savour the estate's exquisite wines.
Quinta Nova Winery House is the perfect spot for wine lovers seeking a memorable escape in northern Portugal.
Sitting in 120 beautiful hectares of vineyards, this estate in the Douro was the first hotel in the region to offer wine tourism facilities.
Quinta Nova Winery House, the first wine estate in the Douro to open wine tourism facilities, is set in a gorgeous traditional manor house. The estate offers 11 elegantly appointed rooms with picturesque vineyards and Douro River views. There's a swimming pool, a restaurant and a wine bar where you can savour the estate's exquisite wines.
Once an olive oil-producing estate, Dá Licença offers five opulent suites, each thoughtfully designed - from Japanese-inspired spaces to those evoking a yacht; every suite exudes a blend of elegance and creativity.
Bask in the hotel's art gallery, unwind beside the serene round pool, and soak in the views of Alentejo's rolling hills and medieval castles. Dá Licença offers a unique retreat where art and nature intertwine, a sanctuary of marble, cork, and local craftsmanship.
Dá Licença was lovingly brought to life by Vitor Borges and Franck Laigneau, who left their successful careers in Paris to create this retreat.
A peaceful boutique hotel and art gallery with an impressive round pool set in a breathtaking location in the Alentejo countryside.
Dá Licença is a boutique hotel in Estremoz amidst Alentejo's hills. It offers five opulent suites blending art and nature. Discover an art gallery, unwind by the round pool, and enjoy 360º views of the Serra d'Ossa forest and medieval castles. A sanctuary of marble, cork, and local craftsmanship awaits you.
The open-plan common areas provide plenty of space to unwind and relax, including a living room with a cosy fireplace. Outside, the lovely terrace with a swimming pool offers a picturesque view of the Beja Cathedral's bell tower. The Mediterranean layout evokes the legacy of the region's traditional courtyards.
At Aljana, sustainability is at the forefront with eco-friendly practices such as selective waste collection, solar water heating, LED lighting, amenities in reusable bottles, and the promotion of towel reuse to reduce water waste.
In the morning, breakfast is mainly prepared with organic ingredients from the owner's family farm.
A beautiful seven-bedroom guesthouse with a pool located in Beja, a laid-back town in the heart of Alentejo.
Aljana is a charming guesthouse in Beja, owned by a family and comprises seven beautifully designed bedrooms. The living room features a cosy fireplace, and the terrace offers a picturesque view of Beja's Cathedral bell tower, with a swimming pool to refresh yourself. Breakfast is organic and locally sourced.
This beautifully restored trio of traditional whitewashed houses in the Alentejo, blends rustic charm and minimalism. The property features three independent sleeping houses and a social house.
Casa Caiada comfortably sleeps 2-6 guests, perfect for families, while Care Taker and Stone House are ideal for couples. The Social House, a restored watermill, serves as a stylish meeting point where breakfast is served to guests. All cottages at Casas Caiadas can be rented together.
Surrounded by ancient olive trees and immense skies, Casas Caiadas is perfect for stargazing, birdwatching, and exploring nearby historical towns. Founded by Paula and Mario and designed by architect Luís Pereira Miguel (PM-ARQ), it embraces the beauty of Nature and Alentejo's rich heritage.
This trio of old water mills has been lovingly converted into gorgeous whitewashed cottages, with a beautiful natural pool.
Casas Caiadas presents a trio of lovingly restored water mills converted into charming whitewashed cottages near Sabugueiro in Alentejo. Seamlessly blending rustic charm with minimalism, these cottages can be rented individually or together. Featuring a swimming pool, daily breakfast, and housekeeping, the retreat is surrounded by ancient olive trees, making it an ideal choice for stargazing and nature lovers.
The quirky decor resembles that of a fairy tale, combining the old and the traditional with the modern. Each room has unique features, featuring colours and patterns that complement the historic architecture.
Rosegarden House's outdoor space includes a small heated pool and a terrace made of typical Portuguese cobblestone, perfect for cooling down and relaxing after a day of exploring the local mystical castles and gardens.
This fairytale-like boutique guesthouse with quirky decor and a swimming pool is located in the heart of Sintra.
With a century of history entwined within its walls, Rosegarden House has been brought back to life as an eight-room boutique guesthouse in the heart of Sintra. The quirky decor resembles that of a fairy tale, combining the old and the traditional with the modern. There's a small heated pool and a terrace made of typical Portuguese cobblestone, perfect for cooling down and relaxing after a day of exploring the local mystical castles and gardens.
It offers a stylish yet affordable stay comprising nine rooms, an open-plan communal fully-equipped kitchen, a large living room with floor-to-ceiling windows, a terrace, and a small swimming pool.
Guests can rent rooms separately or the whole building. With its laid-back homely vibe, B. Hostel is a good choice for those who want to explore the Comporta area without compromising on style or breaking the bank.
A small hotel in Comporta that offers a stylish yet affordable stay in the heart of the small village of Brejos da Carregueira.
B. Hostel in Comporta is a stylish boutique guesthouse in Brejos. It offers nine rooms, an open-plan communal kitchen, a large living room with floor-to-ceiling windows, a terrace, and a small swimming pool. Guests can rent individual rooms or the whole building. Its laid-back homely vibe makes it the perfect choice for exploring Comporta without compromising on style or breaking the bank.
The apartments are equipped with luxury furnishings built by local craftsmen, with bright white-washed walls, limestone-and-wood kitchens, a cosy lounge, and a private balcony.
The well-kept secret here is the private orange tree garden with a swimming pool, perfect for recharging after a busy day walking up and down the hills of Lisbon. Breakfast is delivered daily to your door.
Gorgeous boutique apartments in the heart of Graça, an old and charming neighbourhood built on the hilltops of Lisbon.
Dona Graça offers gorgeous boutique serviced apartments in the heart of Graça, an old and charming neighbourhood built on the hilltops of Lisbon. This elegant and intimate 19th-century house offers eight stunning independent apartments with a peaceful atmosphere. The well-kept secret here is the private orange tree garden with a swimming pool, perfect for recharging after a busy day walking up and down the hills of Lisbon. Breakfast is delivered daily to your door.
São Paulo Boutique Hotel is a charming 18th-century Algarvian house turned into a boutique hotel with five rooms. Each room has been individually decorated with personalised touches and natural light, with most featuring private balconies. There's a shared living room, dining room, and inner courtyard with a small saltwater pool.
The hotel is adorned with fine works of art by renowned artists such as Júlio Resende, Júlio Pomar, and Nikias Skapinakis. Located in Jardim da Alagoa, one of Tavira's most lovely squares, the hotel is close to historical landmarks such as the Roman bridge, castle, museums, and the Islamic quarter. Ria Formosa's beaches can be accessed by boat, and the hotel accepts children over six.
A beautifully decorated boutique hotel inspired by the charm of the Algarve's architecture, located in the heart of Tavira.
São Paulo Boutique Hotel is a beautifully decorated 18th-century Algarvian house turned into a boutique hotel with five uniquely decorated rooms. It features a shared living room, dining room, and inner courtyard with a small saltwater pool. The hotel is adorned with fine works of art by renowned artists and is located in Jardim da Alagoa, one of Tavira's most lovely squares.
The Pinta Guest House boasts seven cosy en-suite rooms adorned with touches of vibrant colours and joyful patterns, each offering balconies with picturesque mountain views.
Located in the heart of Armamar, adjacent to the Romanesque Church, this charming guesthouse is an excellent choice for those seeking to explore the breathtaking views and wineries of the Douro region.
Choose between a buffet or a continental breakfast to start your day.
A seven-bedroom guesthouse in Armamar in the Douro Valley, with cosy rooms, joyful decor, a terrace and picturesque views.
The Pinta Guest House in Douro Valley features beautifully decorated en-suite rooms with touches of vibrant colours, joyful patterns, balconies, and mountain views. Explore the region with this stylish yet budget-friendly guest house in Armamar.
With 28 hectares of land, including five acres of vineyards, this centennial house offers rooms spread across three unique villas, each with a distinct history and contemporary rustic decor. Indulge in candle-lit local cuisine prepared by the in-house chef, take a carriage ride, stroll through the vineyards, taste delicious wines, or just chill by the pool.
A charming farmhouse estate with contemporary rustic decor nestled in a tranquil ecological reserve near the historic town of Évora.
Escape to the Alentejo countryside and discover A Casa do Governador, a charming farmhouse estate nestled in a tranquil ecological reserve in Évora. With 28 hectares of land, including five acres of vineyards, this centennial house offers rooms spread across three unique villas, each with a distinct history and contemporary rustic decor. Indulge in candle-lit local cuisine prepared by the in-house chef, take a carriage ride, stroll through the vineyards, taste delicious wines, or just chill by the pool.
This family-owned property, which has been passed down through six generations, was once a simple barn. In 2017, the structure underwent a careful transformation, resulting in two distinct, modern guest houses.
Mezzo Atelier spearheaded the architectural project, interiors, and furniture design, incorporating the skills of local artisans to produce custom-made furnishings and objects. The Pink House Azores has since gained recognition, winning the prestigious Architecture Prize "Paulo Gouveia".
Spread across two floors, the main house of Pink House has three bedrooms and comfortably sleeps five to seven people, while the 30-square-metre Pink Studio is best suited for couples or small families.
Embrace the tranquillity of the two-hectare grounds, explore lush gardens, orchards, and inner woods, or refresh yourself in the outdoor swimming pool.
A seasonal breakfast is served each morning, while daily housekeeping ensures a comfortable stay.
We adore the transformation of this restored vintage barn into design boutique accommodation on São Miguel Island.
We love the look of this restored old barn turned into design boutique accommodation, a seven-minute drive from the historical centre of São Miguel. The property comprises two units: a three-bedroom house and a studio with garden views, both featuring well-equipped kitchens. There’s a communal seasonal outdoor pool, daily cleaning, and a delicious seasonal breakfast served each morning.
The property offers nine suites and two exclusive villas with private pools. All accommodations are furnished with sleek and contemporary decor, fully equipped kitchenettes, and horizon views (except the villa La Maison).
Outside, the communal heated saltwater pool and extensive outdoor spaces provide ample spots for relaxation and unwinding. The Cardume restaurant serves cuisine with the freshest ingredients sourced locally from trusted producers.
A boutique hotel perched on a clifftop, overlooking the ocean on the Azores island of São Miguel.
João and Catarina Reis created a serene retreat exclusively for adults aged 14 years and above, blending traditional Azorean architecture with modern design. The hotel boasts nine suites and two exclusive villas, both with private pools, featuring sleek and contemporary decor, kitchenettes, and horizon views (except for the villa La Maison). Guests can relax in the heated saltwater pool or spacious outdoor areas. The on-site Cardume restaurant sources the freshest ingredients locally for an unforgettable dining experience.
Adorned with simple décor, Padaria's rooms provide a tranquil base for hiking and other nature-based adventures. Breakfast is prepared with love by Jacinta, using fresh produce from her garden.
Take a stroll through the countryside, or relax in the shared lounge and terrace, embracing the tranquility and fresh air of the rural setting.
A stylish and cosy B&B farmhouse in the rural Douro countryside with a lovely homely vibe.
Discover the charming A Padaria Farmhouse, a cosy rural B&B in the Douro countryside. Adorned with simple décor, Padaria's rooms provide a tranquil base for hiking and other nature-based adventures. Breakfast is prepared with love by Jacinta, using fresh produce from her garden.
The communal areas at Pátio do Tijolo are perfect for breakfast, reading, relaxing, or even working. The hotel invites you to indulge in simple pleasures, like a bite from a cheeseboard, a piece of fruit, or a refreshing beverage, at any time of the day.
The interior spaces reveal a minimalist design with a neutral colour scheme punctuated by wood accents and soft textiles. The rooms, available in standard, superior, and family suite options, feature king-size beds or separate beds, with some boasting large windows and balconies that open up to the Lisbon skyline.
Pátio do Tijolo is a hidden boutique hotel in the heart of Lisbon, with a tranquil patio, beautiful rooms, and some of the best views in the capital.
Pátio do Tijolo is a 24-room boutique hotel that offers a hidden retreat in the centre of Lisbon. The hotel's design centres around its communal spaces, such as the garden patio, the kitchen and the 'Loureiro' lounge area. The interior spaces reveal a minimalist design with a neutral colour scheme punctuated by wood accents and soft textiles. The rooms, available in standard, superior, and family suite options, feature king-size beds or separate beds, with some boasting large windows and balconies that open up to the Lisbon skyline.
TheVagar is a boutique guesthouse with six bedrooms, nestled at the foot of Serra da Estrela, the highest mountain range in Portugal. This eco-retreat stands out for minimalist mountain-facing suites, fine Portuguese linen sheets, artisan bathroom amenities, cosy fireplaces, afternoon tea, and indulgent bathtubs. Additional highlights at TheVagar Countryhouse include an infinity pool, a wood-fired hot tub, 245 hectares of pristine nature, jeep tours, 15km of exclusive walking trails, and a further 300 km awaiting exploration.
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