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Casa da Pousada - The Best of Portuguese Country Houses (4 Pax)

Bedrooms 2
Space 32,291 sq. ft.
Property type chateau / country house
Minimum Stay 1 - 5 nights


About the property

Apartment with 2 Rooms, kitchenette, bathroom and terrace

Casa da Pousada in Barcelos Portugal, is an outcome of the Araújo family vision, a northern Portuguese family, known for enjoying sharing their experiences, customs and traditions, after all, it’s a region of hospitable and friendly people.

Reborn from the ruins 30 years ago, the house is the result of the passion for history and conservation of the values of Minho region.

Was transformed in 2015 in a rural tourism space, with comfort of modern times, keeping however all the traditional characteristics. A special place where every stone tells a story and each tree has a secret.

Casa da Pousada has three rustic apartments with single and double rooms, all inserted in a rural landscape. All the apartments have private bathroom, flat screen TV, kitchenette and dining area. The great breakfast balcony, common area to all the apartments, invites to a perfect start day, with panoramic views over the village.

Upon arrival, and after a visit to the house surroundings, the guests are greeted with a welcome drink and traditional pastries in the room of the old furnaces, the reception of the house.

In addition to all the amenities of the apartments, guests can also make use of outer space, where they can find a heated pool and a barbecue area with wood oven. In the gardens, the pleasant tables in stone promise to be the perfect retreat of summer afternoons, along with a little playground. There is also free wireless network throughout the property.

Outside the property, guests can enjoy some activities like hiking and cycling. In the city of Barcelos and other surrounding cities, Casa da Pousada and their partners, can arrange some activities like gastronomy and wine tasting, workshops, guided tours, therapy/fitness, among other activities.

With a warm, familiar, pleasant and intimate atmosphere, Casa da Pousada provides a unique and unrivalled stay. A peaceful experience you will not forget!

The center of Barcelos is 6 km away from the property and Porto Airport is 40 minutes. All major cities to visit in the North of Portugal are less than 45 minutes from the property.

More Details

Property Manager
André Araújo
Member since: 2015
Speaks English, Spanish, Portuguese
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
20 July, 2018

What makes this chateau / country house unique

The Best of Portuguese Country Houses

. Studio for couples

. Two apartments for families

. Heated pool with amazing sun exposure

. Barbecue with wood oven

. Sunny garden

. Free Wi-fi

. Beautiful walks on the doorstep

. Close to sandy beaches


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday chateau / country house in Barcelos in Municipality of Barcelos

Property Type:
  • chateau / country house
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 32291 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 14:00 / Check-out: 12:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • near the sea
  • river
  • rural
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • - 2 Single Bed
    - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Cot
  • Books
  • Game Room
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Bicycles
  • Terrace
  • Golf
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • 2 bicycles
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • forests
  • playground
  • ruins
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering


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(1 traveller review)

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Casa da Pousada - The Best of Portuguese Country Houses (4 Pax)
average rating of 5.0 based on 4 reviews

Immaculately presented Villa in quiet surroundings

  • 5 of 5

Just finished a lovely week in the very relaxing surroundings of Casa Do Posaudo.

Thanks to Diogo & Andre for making it a fantastic week.

  • Review Submitted: 24-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello Andrew, I hope all is well with you and many thanks for your kind review. Maybe one day we'll meet again :) Best regards, André
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Nearest Airport
40 Kilometres
Francisco Sá Carneiro Airport
Nearest Ferry
15 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
25 Kilometres
Axis Golfe - Ponte de Lima
Nearest Train
7 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
8 Kilometres
A11 - Barcelos
Nearest Restaurant
2 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
15 Kilometres
Car: recommended

- Market of Barcelos -

- Craft Museum -

- Craft Centre - Medieval Tower

- Minho - Capital 2016 gastronomy

- Gastronomic Tours

- Guided tours


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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