Quinta Ecosophia - The Yurt

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Colares, Lisbon District (Portugal)
Yurts
1 unit
7 guest capacity

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Accommodation Description

· Kid-friendly · Barbecue · Swimming pool

This beautiful traditional yurt is located near Sintra, Portugal, and can accommodate seven guests. There is one bedroom and access to an outdoor bathroom just steps away. The studio space has a king-size bed, two double beds, a single bed, and vibrant décor. Nearby, guests will find the outdoor bathroom, which has a compost toilet and a solar-heated shower. If glampers would like to be self-catering, they are welcome to use the hosts well equipped community kitchen. Linens and towels are kindly provided.

There is a natural swimming pool, where guests can take a dip on a hot summer's afternoon. Guests are welcome to enjoy the thriving gardens and expansive grassy lawn, which are perfect for lawn games with the family and offer views of the sandy beach and the Sintra Mountains. Read More

Accommodation Features

  • Hot water
  • Towels
  • Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Electricity
  • 1 King-size bed
  • Cell service
  • Running water potable
  • Parking
  • Shower
  • Sink
  • 2 Double bed
  • Wi-Fi/Internet
  • Picnic area
  • Fridge
  • Coffeemaker
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Kitchen equipment
  • Oven
  • Shared Kitchen
  • Toaster
  • Blender
  • Juicer
  • Shared Outdoor pool
  • Garden
  • Game room
  • Firewood
  • Heating
  • Linens
  • Shared Barbecue
  • Fireplace
  • Iron
  • Dining table
  • Mosquito net
  • Air conditioning
  • Stove
  • Tea kettle
  • 1 Twin/Single bed
  • Hammock
  • Fire pit
  • Ping-pong table
  • Television
  • Games

This rental offers an option for a healthy vegetarian breakfast including eggs from the chickens, homemade bread, and locally sourced fruit for an additional cost of 8 euros/person/night. A TV with a DVD player is featured in the yurt. Selected accommodations also include a wood-burning stove during the colder months. Guests can wade around in the natural pool. Right on the property, guests will have access to beach volleyball and a ping-pong table.

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Guest Services

  • Breakfast additional charge

This site also serves as a venue for weddings and events. Guests should inquire with the host for further details.

The host offers yoga classes and retreats for an additional fee.

Massages are also available on site.

Workshops on eco-building and vegetarian cooking are also offered.

Location + Surroundings

  • National Park
  • Beach
  • River
  • Supermarket

This eco-friendly vacation rental is located in Colares, Portugal, in a valley of Sintra-Cascais Natural Park on an eco-farm with dazzling gardens and a spacious lawn. Glampers can walk to Grande Beach and Das Maçãs Beach in 20 to 30 minutes, where scenic trails wander on through the Sintra Mountains. Guests can reach the historic downtown of Sintra—a UNESCO World Heritage site—in 15 minutes by car, in 30 minutes via electric tram. Between Sintra and Lisbon, guests can visit a number of awe-inspiring castles, such as the Pena Palace, the unique Quinta Regaleira, and the Monserrat Palace. Read More

Activities

  • Bird watching
  • Swimming
  • Boating/Sailing
  • Fishing
  • Yoga onsite
  • Wine tasting
  • Horseback riding
  • Climbing
  • Kayaking/Canoeing
  • Biking
  • Surfing
  • Water sports
  • ATV/Quads/4x4
  • Hiking
  • Stand-up paddleboarding

After an on-site yoga class, guests can go for a long walk on the beach or go hiking, biking, and rock climbing through the Sintra Mountains. Native birds and wildlife can be admired right from the idyllic property. Guests can also play volleyball and ping-pong without even leaving the grounds. English-speaking surf instructors are available for thrilling classes and nearby stables offer horseback rides through the park. Local guides are well-trained to give incredible sightseeing and wildlife tours, as well as ecotours with ATVs and 4WD. Brimming with rich history and culture, guests can also visit specialty museums, wineries, shops, local restaurants, and bars.

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Accommodation Rules

  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • No smoking
  • No parties
  • Some spaces are shared

Cancellation policy

  • You will receive a 50% refund when you cancel at least 15 days prior to check-in.
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Additional Information

Guests will be charged a cleaning fee.

This accommodation is not pet-friendly.

Smoking is not allowed.

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