Ideally located within a 27-hectare vineyard, this 18th-century manor house offers visitors the chance to experience the local vineyard life whilst reliving the bygone days of port savouring. Guests are welcomed to this air-conditioned establishment in a lobby with a safe to store guests' valuables.
Set within the demarcation of the Douro wine region, on the road from Mesão Frio to Régua, the pousada offers a breathtaking view over the River Douro. Francisco Sá Carneiro Airport of Porto is located some 85 km away.
The furniture is outstanding and the individually designed rooms have been described as 'a museum of beds' with each bedroom containing one of the finest beds of a certain time period and all the furniture in the room to match. The rooms feature a direct dial telephone, satellite/cable TV, minibar and air conditioning units.
The hotel offers a tennis court, outdoor swimming pool, countryside activities, bird watching, family games and snooker. Entertainment programmes are available for adults.
Breakfast, lunch and dinner may be selected from a buffet. Lunch and dinner can be chosen from the set menu or taken à la carte. Special dietary requirements can be catered for.
Cash, deposit, credit cards accepted include American Express, Diners Club, MasterCard and VISA.
Departure: Oporto Airport, head north, turn right, turn left, turn right towards Travessa do Barreiro, continue to Travessa do Barreiro, converge with VRI to Matosinhos/Porto/A4, continue to A4 (highway with toll), continue on IP4 (directions to Bragança/IP4/Vila Real), take the exit 18 to N15 towards Régua/Padronelo/Baião/Mesão Frio. Turn left to EN15/N15, turn right towards N101, continue foward to N101, turn left at EN101/N101, turn left, turn right.
Direct dial telephone
Satellite cable TV