The Houses of Fontanheira, located in the Natural Park of the Sierra de S. Mamede consist of 2 housing units, the House of the trunk and the House of Cypress, with pool and parking. Both houses are composed of living room with fireplace, TV and private outdoor space, double bedroom with private bathroom, fully equipped kitchen, mezzanine with 2 beds and terrace and internet access.
House of the trunk and the Cypress House with pool
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- Calendar last updated:
- 23 Aug 2018
Pool / Spa
100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date. 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
The Houses of Fontanheira are located in the Natural Park of the Sierra de S. Mamede, near the border with Spain, provide a privileged position in the Iberian Peninsula, with good accessibility.
Allied to this centrality very own conditions, give the place unique. Perfect marking the seasons, with its color changing, light and temperature, allies will natural wealth of wild flora and fauna create a permanent dynamic of amazing natural scenery.
The surrounding green landscapes, water, harmony between the mountains, plateaus and valleys, the mild temperature and the comfort of light, are features that make the houses in a single element.
The wealth of wild fauna and flora to delineate pathways observation of nature, rich in discoveries of sounds, colors and scents of nature.
Another strong feature of this place is the silence and tranquility, free from pollution and the brightness of day or the wonder of a starry sky are rare privilege to find.
In the region there are some artists' studios that can be visited.
On the other hand there is a rich cultural heritage to explore in Marvão, Castelo de Vide and Portalegre, in a 20 km radius:
Marvão - walled city, one of the 21 wonders of Portugal; Roman ruins of Ammaia; Bridge and medieval tower toll.
Portalegre - City of museums; Tapestries manufacturing; Convent of S. Bernardo.
Castelo de Vide - Medieval town; Jewry; Archaeology.
The Sierra de S. Natural Park Mamede - Peak S. Mamede; Dam Apartadura; S. Certificates Julian and S. Lourenço.
If we extend the radius to 1 hour away supply increases considerably:
Crato - The history and stories.
Alter do Chão - Stud Farm and Horse Lusitano Alter Real.
Nisa - The craftsmanship and patience and persistence of artists.
Spain - Valencia de Alcántara; Medieval hull of Cáceres; Museum Vostell Malpartida de Cáceres; Roman ruins of Merida.
High quality typical or more classical cuisine associated with regional products is common in restaurants in the area, in addition to the high quality of locally produced wines, whose wineries also can visit.
The houses have a swimming pool and private parking.