Luxurious Hut for a Romantic Glamping Getaway in the Serra de São Mamede Natural Park, PortugalMarvão, Portalegre District (Portugal)
Luxurious Hut for a Romantic Glamping Getaway in the Serra de São Mamede Natural Park, Portugal
- Private Barbecue
- Swimming pool
To the right of the bed, glampers will find a lovely little dining area for the two of them, while the well-equipped kitchenette is found towards the back of the hut, enabling guests to prepare themselves delicious home-cooked food in the privacy of their own space. The full bathroom features a toilet, a sink, and a walk-in shower, as well as towels that the hosts provide.
Outside, glampers will find a private wooden deck area on which to relax and sunbathe while looking out over the Monte Roxo hills. There a spot to barbecue for some al fresco cooking under the sun, while taking in the sumptuous views. Guests will also enjoy access to a chlorine-free swimming pool, perfect for taking a dip on a hot summer afternoon. The hut is located right in the middle of Serra de São Mamede Natural Park, so there are plenty of opportunities for hiking and cycling.
- 1 King-size bed
- Hot water
- Air conditioning
- Linens and pillows
- 1 Bathroom
- Private Kitchen
- Cooking basics
- Shared Outdoor pool
- Private Barbecue
- Outdoor furniture
- Sound system
On arrival, guests will receive a welcome starter pack for their first breakfast, just perfect for two. Outside, there is a private deck area on which to relax, sunbathe, barbecue, and eat al fresco while taking in the views of the Monte Roxo hills. On the grounds, there is an environmentally-friendly chlorine-free swimming pool, a restored traditional well, and shaded areas provided by the cherry, tangerine, fig, nut, and olive trees.
Location + Surroundings
- National Park
Designed to be in harmony with the surrounding landscape, this eco-lodge offers the ideal escape from a busy life and serves as the perfect base from which to discover all that the Alentejo region has to offer. They are located on the border of Portugal and Spain in the “Serra de São Mamede”, a protected nature reserve of 31000 hectares with an altitude of 1025 meters. This park was created with the aim of protecting the wildlife and plants as well as preserving the local traditions.
A few minutes away stands the peaceful town of Marvão on the highest crest of the Serra de São Mamede. A picturesque walled town of white houses, narrow cobbled streets, Gothic arches, Manueline windows, and the magnificent castle with panoramic views of the surrounding countryside.
Nearby are the historic towns of Castelo de Vide, Portalegre, Évora (Unesco World Heritage), and Estremoz, places with fascinating culture and historic pasts. Just a few kilometers away is the border of Spain and within easy reach are the Unesco World Heritage towns of Caçeres and Mérida.
- Horseback riding
- Stand-up paddleboarding
- Wine tasting
- Wildlife watching
- Jeep tours
Positioned in one of the most exquisite places to venture to in the world, surrounded by lush forest and stone walls, the glamping site provides guests with a plethora of adventures to enjoy in the area. To get to the Marvão, guests will have to start the 2,838-foot climb near the village of Portagem. Glampers have the option of seeking out an accompanied private guide or making a solo trip while walking through the age-old village of Marvão, viewing the neighboring castle and shops, and stroll down to the remains of the ancient Roman city of Amaia to take pictures of what once was a thriving town.
Guests can also venture through to a five-day walking/hiking trip through the wonders of inland Alenjento which includes meandering along mountain ranges, through national parks, and along historical paths flanked by centuries-old granite walls. Marvão and the surrounding Alenjento landscape is a historical area that thrives on its tourist attractions, a serene and blemished countryside that will provide guests with unimaginable beauty and a rich introduction to the history of the area.
Check-in: 04:00 PM
Check-out: 11:00 AM
No Infants allowed Under 2 years old
No Children allowed 2-12 years old
Some spaces are shared