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Truck Surf Hotel - Fully equipped converted Mercedes Actros
Truck Surf  
If you’re into surfing, exploring, and road trips, the Truck Surf Hotel was made for you! Definitely not a traditional hotel stay, guests will hop aboard a converted Mercedes Actros as they embark on an adventure unlike any other. So, where can you find this unique “hotel”? From June to ...
Accomodation types: Beach   Moving   Trailer
Location: Porto  Portugal  West Europe
Vila Monte Farm House
Vila Monte  
Farm House
A quiet escape in Portugal, the Vila Monte Moncarapacho is the perfect spot to find solace and simplicity surrounded by nature’s pure greenery. This farmhouse-style hotel set on an orange grove is just a ten minute drive from the beautiful Praia do Homem Nu beach. There are two pools, a ...
Accomodation types: Luxury
Traços d’Outrora
Located in the village of Trebilhadouro, Portugal, this countryside escape offers lovely views and a relaxing atmosphere. Travelers can choose to stay at one of four houses on this hillside, each looking out to beautiful views of the Aveiro River estuary and sights beyond the mountains. Every house is made ...
Accomodation types: Music
Quinta M - Portugal
Quinta M  
Set in Portugal, this resort offers guests a truly unique experience. Made up of four modern yurts, each named after a Portuguese river with a unique color scheme, Quinta M is located on a country estate and is a nature-lover’s haven. Wait, back up...what’s a yurt? A yurt is a ...
Accomodation types: Nature   Yurt
Quinta De Casaldronho Wine Hotel
de Casaldronho
The Quinta de Casaldronho Wine Hotel is set in the heart of the Douro Valley, offering magnificent views of the river, hills, and surrounding vineyards. Situated on 24 hectares, over half the land is allocated specifically for the production of Port wine which has made this region famous. In addition ...
Accomodation types: Design   Nature   Wine
Location: Lamego  Portugal  West Europe
Herdade do Moinho Novo
Herdade do  
Moinho Novo
The Herdade do Moinho Novo, located in the municipality of Montijo, Portugal is among the latest innovations in agritourism. Only 30 minutes from Lisbon, the bungalows are set in a cork oak forest, meaning they are completely surrounded by nature. The “hanging houses” are perfectly integrated into the rural landscape ...
Accomodation types: Design   Nature
Location: Canha  Portugal  West Europe
Casa do Juncal
do Juncal
Situated inside the city walls of Guimarães, Portugal, the Casa do Juncal allows guests to experience over 900 years of the city’s illustrious history. In recognition of its historical significance, the building was officially declared a World Heritage Site back in 2001. The hotel was originally built as a manor ...
Accomodation types: Design
Design & Wine Hotel
& Wine
If you are looking for luxury, history, beaches, and amazing wine as well as easy access to entertainment, you need to book a stay at the Design & Wine Hotel in Caminha, Portugal. The hotel is a wonderful example of modern architecture blended with the classic 18th century architecture of ...
Accomodation types: Design   Eco
Solar do Castelo
do Castelo
The 18th-century mansion within the confines of St. Jorge’s Castle in Alfama, Lisbon is home to Solar do Castelo. This eco-hotel, which was built on the site of the former Alcaçova Palace, offers top of the line hotel rooms with hardwood floors contemporary décor, a flat screen TV, Wi-Fi, and ...
Accomodation types: Castle
Location: Lisbon  Portugal  West Europe
Pedras Salgadas Spa & Nature Park
The Pedras Salgadas Spa & Nature Park is a 4-star eco-resort in the north of Portugal with some of the world’s coziest eco-friendly bungalows. The suites are naturally decorated and their patios offer scenic vistas of the surrounding nature. They also come equipped with a kitchen, dining area, Wi-Fi, and ...
Accomodation types: Nature   Spa   Tree
Areias Do Seixo
Do Seixo
The Areias Do Seixo Charm Hotel is A Portugal-based hotel that serves as a great center point for the globe, welcoming international travelers and settling them into an eco-friendly accommodation that provides luxury and amazing scenery. This a location surrounded by pine trees, seacoasts and dunes, providing a peaceful destination ...
Accomodation types: Design   Luxury   Spa
Hotel Fabrica do Chocolate
do Chocolate
Do you love chocolate? No, like really love it, like Willy Wonka-love it? That’s the idea behind Fabrica do Chocolate, a chocolate-themed hotel that pays tribute to our favorite obsession. Throughout the resort is a museum of chocolate, where you can learn about its history, all the while sampling every ...
Accomodation types: Design   Museum
Fortaleza do Guincho
do Guincho
*A hub of rocky luxury* Back in the olden days Europe was rather like Game of Thrones except we didn’t call them “White Walkers” instead we called them “Swedish”. Anyway Portugal was like King’s Landing and in 1640 a new king had ascended to the Portuguese throne, King Joao IV. ...
Accomodation types: Chateau   Luxury
Casa do Rio Vez
Casa do  
Rio Vez
*A bucolic hideaway* The wheels of the 19th Century olive mill were spun by the glorious River Vaz that flows by its side. Today it is a private getaway set in acres of achingly beautiful private gardens full of oak trees, olive groves and lawns. Revamped in 2004 the style ...
Accomodation types: Nature
Muxima – Montes Ferreiros
Montes Ferreiros
*Heartfelt eco hotel* Located in the idiosyncratic region of Aljezur this hotel was built out of a passion and love for Africa. The property is surrounded by cork trees and the name means “heart” in the Angolan dialect. There are number of separate houses built in the traditional way but ...
Accomodation types: Eco   Nature
The Yeatman Hotel
The Yeatman  
*An oasis of calm and wellbeing* This hotel overlooks the Douro River in the World Heritage city of Porto. Enjoy the extensive grounds and sweeping views of the historic city centre from your room’s private terrace… perhaps while enjoying a glass of wine or famous Port. Indeed, the restaurant is ...
Accomodation types: Luxury   Spa
Quinta Dos Moinhos De Sao Filipe
Quinta Dos Moinhos  
De Sao Filipe
*Olive-happy wine in the Portuguese sun* This unusual hotel is a converted windmill on a Portuguese cliff top. It is set on a large private property just next to a large nature reserve. There are two whitewashed windmills that overlook the swishing sea. Each has modern facilities and you can ...
Accomodation types: Windmill
Casa da Cisterna
da Cisterna
*Medieval and beautiful* This fortified village on the Spanish/Portugal boarder has seen its fair share of action over the last millennium. Conquered and occupied by everyone from the Romans to the Moors the castle lies in ruins. The old village remains in good condition and is an amazing place to ...
Accomodation types: Castle   Nature
Hotel Palacio Estoril
Hotel Palacio  
It’s 1930 in Portugal’s Estoril Coast, popular with the rich and famous. A new grand hotel has just been opened. It will become home to Europe’s jetsetters for the next hundred years. Yes, even today it has a dedicated ‘Royal Wing’ for when their most aristocratic guests turn up for ...
Accomodation types: Luxury   Movie
Nespereira Estate – Rustic heaven
The Algarve is one of the most crowded tourist destinations in Europe but this isn’t the Algarve, this is the Nespeira Estate; a secluded hideaway without a drunk Englishman in site. It is still close enough to the gorgeous Alentejo coast so you can enjoy the beautiful beaches that made ...
Accomodation types: Nature
Paco de Pombeiro
de Pombeiro
Not long ago, it was just another ruined castle. Now beautifully restored, it sits in 10 hectares of land and historic vineyard. The old outbuildings have been incorporated into the new design to create a modern complex making the most of the historic architecture. In 1163 a crusading knight, friend ...
Accomodation types: Castle   Design
Location: Vizela  Portugal  West Europe
Sintra Castle Hotel - Tivoli Palácio de Seteais
Castle Hotel
‘I must just observe that the village of Cintra in Estremadura is the most beautiful in the world’. Not my words but the words of Lord Byron, one of the world’s my dashing romantic poets. The romantic style of Sintra Castle Hotel is typical of 18th Century Royal residences. You ...
Accomodation types: Castle   Luxury
Location: Sintra  Portugal  West Europe