Located in the heart of the Douro Valley and dramatic Douro scenery the region where Port wine is produced, The Vineyard was rebuilt from a early 19th century ruin. As a selfcatering holiday villa or a perfect spot for a week-end getaway (rates per night on request), the villa has high standards of privacy, comfort and service.
Overlooking the terraced vineyards landscape the house maintains its rural character yet combined with touch of modern architecture
Between vineyards and olive groves, the villa is an ideal starting point to discover the wonders of this World Heritage Site. We hope to contribute to your relaxing holidays in this attractive region in the north of Portugal.
Located in the heart of the Douro Valley, the home of port wine, this wonderfully restored property occupies a stupendous location 850 metres above the Douro River, with extraordinary views across the terraced, tree-clad hillsides.. Five kilometres away, on the north bank of the river, Pinhao is the nearest town. There are several pavement cafés, simple restaurants, stores dealing in port industry souvenirs and from this fabulous base, you can revel in nostalgic narrow gauge railway journeys or river cruises. In the nearby village of Provezende you’ll find a fantastic tasca serving marvellous local dishes.
The Vineyard is a house of considerable charm been lovingly rebuilt from the ruins of an old house with a style that mixes contemporary elegance with rural tradition. Clad in beautiful schist stone walls, the air-conditioned living room is a spacious, cosy room with gorgeous views and antique furnishings with a formal dining table beside the stone wall and wood burning fire. From The well equipped kitchen, breakfast is included and a superb cook service is available meaning you can sample some delicious homemade. Portuguese cuisine in the comfort of your own villa. An open staircase climbs to three warm and rustic first floor bedrooms, furnished with exquisite taste. There are two charming en-suite doubles, both accessing a handsome, closed stone balcony with fantastic views, plus a twin with en suite shower. The swimming pool is at this level too, with quite stunning views. Beside the pool is a leisure room with a pool table, lovely ceramics and relics of the port wine industry.
Main features: on the ground floor: open plan living/dining room area with fireplace, fully equipped kitchen, bathroom; First floor: 3 en-suite bedrooms, balcony with panoramic views, study. Exterior: games room with snooker table, swimming pool, barbecue area, laundry, separate wc, panoramic terraces, private parking.
Additional information and equipment:
→ Air conditioning/heating, satellite TV with 97 channels,
→ Free wi-fi internet,
→ Sound system, DVD,
→ Sunbeds and towels
→ Sofa bed, extra bed and baby folding/travel bed
→ Fire protection system. Solar panels
→ VIP treatment on arrival: you will be welcomed with Port wine, refreshments and a homemade cake.
→ Included - breakfast, complimentary welcome pack, top up mobile phone (device)
→ Extra services available upon payment of an additional fee.
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