Charming Eco-Friendly Suite for a Peaceful Rural Getaway near Coimbra, PortugalCoimbra, Coimbra District (Portugal)
Charming Eco-Friendly Suite for a Peaceful Rural Getaway near Coimbra, Portugal
"Chris is a wonderful host, the room was very clean and groovy. We had a wonderful time."
This charming suite is set nestled in the stunning hills of central Portugal, close to Coimbra, and is the perfect retreat for a couple looking for a getaway, or for a family to enjoy a peaceful holiday. With stunning views of the surrounding valley and easy access to some wonderful activities, it is an idyllic rental.
The room has a calming and warm ambiance, including a charming handmade double bed. With the addition of a full-size sofa bed, there is enough space for up to four glampers to enjoy the rental. There is a full, private ensuite bathroom, and the wood-burning stove gives the room a rustic aesthetic while also providing some heat for those cooler months of the year. This eco-friendly rental also boasts handmade furniture, all built from recycled materials.
Outside, glampers have access to a shared verandah, as well as a barbeque for some al fresco dining, and there is even a play area for the kids. Other amenities include Wi-Fi, and guests can also opt to have breakfast provided each day.
The facilities at this glamping site are all in keeping with the eco-friendly ethos of the hosts, and they were built using local timber and recycled materials. There is an outdoor, safari-style shower block nearby, which, although covered, give way to sights and sounds of the surrounding nature. Guests will also find compost toilets, recycling, and compost bins on this glamping site.
While staying at this site, glampers will be provided with bedding, towels, and basic cooking equipment. That being said, it’s advised that guests bring a light raincoat, a warm sweater, and a flashlight. Other useful things to think about bringing include a Portuguese phrasebook, sunscreen, and a beach towel for river swimming.
- Private Barbecue
- Massage services
- Double bed
- River, stream or creek
Check-in: From 03:00 PM
Check out: 11:00 AM
Infants allowed Under 2 years old
Children allowed 2-12 years old
Some spaces are shared
A crib can be provided for no extra cost.
Be kind to the environment and take care of the surroundings.
Location and surroundings
Coimbra, Coimbra District (Portugal)
Detailed location provided after booking
- River, stream or creek
- Water sports
- Wildlife watching
- Extreme sports
Surrounded by hills and rivers, glampers can go for a hike to discover unique river beaches and lively waterfalls, as well as other little gems that are just off the beaten track. While exploring the area, glampers can also enjoy the incredible array of wildlife in the area. Deer and wild boar can be spotted, as can eagles, buzzards, lizards, and praying mantis, as well as lots of butterflies to name but a few.
Whether hiking or cycling through the trails, there’s much to discover. Popular trails include the Schist Villages trails, and climbers might be especially interested in the cliffs and caves of Buracas do Casmilo. In nearby Pedra de Ferida, there is a 30-meter high cascade with pools and a nice picnic area. Additionally, the glamping site is just a five-minute drive from the natural swimming pool of Louçainha, which is safe for children. The water comes from a mountain brook, and in the summer there are lifeguards.
For more cultural activities, glampers can head out on visits to Coimbra, Tomar, Fátima, and the Monastery of Batalha. There are adventure activities available in the nearby area as well. Inquire about kayaking, quad biking, hiking, and cycling opportunities, as well as fun activities for the kids. For an afternoon on-site, glampers can indulge in holistic therapy and massage treatments with a fully qualified therapist, a nice little indulgence that will take any holiday to the next level.