This newly renovated house has everything you need to make your holiday perfect, built over three floors it consists of 10 bedrooms, 3 doubles, 2 kings and 4 twin bedded rooms and 1 children’s room with a cot and sofa bed, all bedrooms have their own bathroom. There is a large sitting room with television, DVD player, satellite television, music system for CD’s and a USB connection and of course wifi. Two dinning rooms, one seats 12 the other 8. Large fully fitted kitchen, with a 90cm cooker, dishwasher, fridge freezer, microwave, coffee machine, kettle and toaster. There is also a toilets one located on the ground floor.
Exterior, there are two terraces, on the ground floor terrace there is small private covered area with a table and some benches, outside there is seating area for dinning and a barbecue, on the terrace below is the swimming pool with a large shaded area and the lawn.
The property is located on a working vineyard, producing a large variety of grapes as well as excellent Olive Oil and a large variety of seasonal fruit.
Maria do Rosario assists Monday to Friday for 3 hours from 9am, if you require more assistance outside these hours she is happy to help and can be paid directly, she is an excellent cook, and happy to make local food, but does she does not speak English!
On arrival we will have a welcome pack waiting for you.
The county of Vila Real is a group of 13 municipalities, which makes up the Alto Douro Wine region and UNESCO World Heritage. The village of Guiães is in the heart of the wine producing region of Sabrosa. The population of the village is 480 although in the summer months the number doubles! The first weekend of August is the
popular Saints party in the village and that is when all of the bunting and flags comes out. The village dates back to the 1200 with the first charter from D. Sancho on the 8th April 1202.
There are many exciting and relaxed things to do locally, 10 minutes away by car is S. Leonardo de Galafura which has one of the most amazing views over the Douro river, a visit to the Mateus Palace and grounds is just 15 minutes away and of course a trip on the Douro river departing from Peso de Regua down to Pinhao going through the huge lock and then returning by train which runs along side the river.