Description of Glamping Units
This charming cottage rental is nestled in the Serra da Estrela Natural Park in Guarda and can accommodate up to two guests. This triplex cottage was lovingly restored and features a bedroom and a large bathroom. The bedroom has a double-size bed, bedside tables with lamps, and a cozy fireplace. The bathroom features a toilet, a sink, a shower, and a dressing area. Linens and towels are kindly provided by the host.
In the attic living area, glampers will find a plush sofa and armchairs, plentiful windows, and a TV with a DVD player. The kitchen is equipped with an array of cooking and serving utensils and all of the modern appliances guests might need to feel at home during their stay. Other amenities include an espresso machine, complimentary Wi-Fi, a selection of books, and a docking station.
Outside, glampers can enjoy al fresco meals at the spacious table on the dining terrace positioned beside a babbling stream. There is also a sunny patio with seating and views of the woods. Additionally, glampers will be just a few steps from a fabulous outdoor swimming pool shared with one other cottage. Read More
- Basic supplies
- Docking station
- DVD player
- Internet connection
- Kitchen equipment
- Linens provided
- Lounge/Living room
- Patio furniture
- Private bathroom
- Private pool
- Queen-size bed
- Running water
- Towels provided
Glampers will be able to immerse themselves in nature while still enjoying access to modern amenities and conveniences. The property is nestled among lush gardens, sprawling woodland, several scenic terraces, and a swimming pool. Beside the pool, there is a spacious sunny patio with a dining terrace that has a built-in barbecue for cookouts and dazzling views of the forest. Inside the accommodation, glampers can watch their favorite shows and movies on the TV with a DVD player or cozy up together beside the romantic fireplace. Other amenities include an espresso machine, complimentary Wi-Fi, a selection of books, and a docking station.
- Deck or balcony
- Outdoor pool
- Patio furniture
Location + Surroundings
This charming cottage is a restored former late XVII century watermill set on 2.5 acres of lush gardens and idyllic woodlands just minutes from some of the most spectacular beaches and sightseeing opportunities on the Portuguese coast. Glampers will be surrounded by the Serra da Estrela Natural Park, which is situated in the largest mountain range in Portugal and is the source of the rivers Mondego, Zêzere, and Alva.
The peaceful ambiance of this area is perfect for a quiet, romantic escape in the breathtaking natural landscape. This is the ideal spot for a relaxing nature retreat with plenty of nearby options for outdoor recreation and adventure. While the setting of this site is very private and feels like a secluded paradise, glampers will be just under an hour from the vibrant city of Guarda. There are numerous friendly towns within close proximity as well, including Pinhanços, Gouveia, and São Martinho. Read More
The host provides fresh flowers, fruit, drinks, and supplies for breakfast.
Daily cleaning services are provided Monday through Saturday for reservations of over two nights.
- Bird watching
- Paddle boarding
- Water sports
- Wildlife viewing
- Winter sports
Surrounded by the vast and awe-inspiring beauty of the Serra da Estrela Natural Park, glampers will have no shortage of options for outdoor activities to experience together during their stay. Glampers can go hiking and mountain biking along nature trails that wind through unique rock formations and waterfalls. The terrain includes valleys in the shape of horseshoes, ravines, polished rocks, and lakes of glacial origin. The region's rivers also provide excellent conditions for water sports such as swimming, fishing, kayaking, and canoeing. Alternatively, glampers can enjoy scenic beach picnics beside the water.
The Serra da Estrela Natural Park also contains the highest peak in Continental Portugal and the Vodafone Ski Resort. There, glampers will find skiing, snowboarding, snowshoeing, snowmobiling, and more. It is even possible to arrange an unforgettable snowy picnic at the highest point of the Serra da Estrela. Other attractions include the Museu do Pão, the medieval Castle of Linhares, and sightseeing in the neighboring city of Guarda.
- You will receive a full refund if you cancel 24 hours or more prior to check-in.
- You will receive a full refund for the remaining nights and charged for one full nights stay if you cancel within 24 hours.
Pets are not permitted.
Smoking is allowed only in the designated outdoor area.