With an outdoor swimming pool surrounded by olive and oak trees, Casa das Magnolias is a quiet retreat located in Quinta das Laginhas, 1,477 feet from Orca village. The air-conditioned rooms offer views of Serra da Gardunha Mountain. With large windows providing daylight, Magnolias’ rooms are simply decorated with a chest of drawers and parquet floors. Each one includes a flat-screen TV and private bathroom. A continental breakfast is served every morning and it is included in the room rate. Staff at the reception can organise horse riding trips and there are rental bicycles available. Free Wi-Fi is available in all public areas. Located between the cities of Castelo Branco and Fundão, this property is a 15-minute drive from A23 motorway.
Situated in Penamacor, this country house is within 16 mi (25 km) of Village, Monsanto Castle, and Reserva Natural da Serra da Malcata. Idanha-a-Velha and Egitaniense Epigraphic Museum are also within 20 mi (32 km).
Take in the views from the rooftop terrace when you stay at Ô Hotel Fonte Santa. Guests indulge in massages, then grab a bite to eat at the restaurant. There's an outdoor pool and a poolside bar, and rooms at this upscale hotel offer minibars and room service.
Located in Penha Garcia, this air-conditioned vacation home and is 31 miles from Covilhã. The kitchen has a microwave and there is a private bathroom. A flat-screen TV is provided. Castelo Branco is 30 miles from Casa da Raia, and Belmonte is 28 miles away.
Casa Santa Catarina is located in Penha Garcia and offers a peaceful retreat, surrounded by nature. This family-run guest house offers views of the mountains from its garden. Casa Santa Catarina was built using the traditional stone from the region. Each of the guest rooms is decorated in a unique style and has air conditioning. There is a communal dining area and kitchen where guests can enjoy meals. The beautiful surroundings of Penha Garcia offer lots of hiking and fossil-hunting opportunities.
Hotel Das Termas is located near the Spanish border, in the village of Monfortinho. It offers comfortable rooms with air conditioning and TVs. The thermal spa of Monfortinho is close by. The rooms of Hotel Das Termas enjoy a rustic decor. All rooms are equipped with a telephone, and a private bathroom. Hotel Das Termas' restaurant serves traditional Portuguese dishes. Guests can choose from a wide range of beverages in the hotel's bar. The thermal spa of Monfortinho offers a variety of health and beauty treatments, such as balneotherapy and hydrotherapy. Also, the Natural Park of Tejo provides great opportunities for bird watching.
Pros: It was right in the heart of a beautiful old town, with spectacular views as Idanha da Nova is on top of a large hill. The service was great, and breakfast tasty. :D
Cons: Unfortunately, they didn't have heat for the first part of the night, and it was REALLY cold! But that's okay, this was apparently just a fluke, but we just happened to get caught in the middle of it.
This Pousada de Juventude is located in the historical centre of Idanha-a-Nova. The unit is within a 25-minute drive from the historical villages of Idanha-a-Velha and Monsanto. The unit features accommodation in comfortable dormitories and in private double or twin rooms. Most rooms feature access to shared bathroom facilities, while some include their very own bathroom. Free WiFi access is available. Guests may choose to cook their own meals in the equipped communal kitchen at their disposal. Snacks and drinks are also available for purchase on the on site vending machines. An array of activities can be enjoyed in the surroundings, including cycling, hiking, bird watching and even horse riding. The property is 21.4 miles from Penha Garcia and 23.9 miles from Castelo Branco. The nearest train station is in Alcaíns, 14.9 miles away from the hostel. Pousada de Juventude de Idanha-a-Nova is 155.3 miles from Portela International Airport.
When visiting Idanha-a-Nova, Hotel Estrela da Idanha is a great choice to consider. Guests can take a dip in the seasonal outdoor pool and indulge in massages. A bar/lounge and a fitness center are other highlights, and rooms offer room service and free WiFi.
When visiting Penamacor, Palace Hotel & Spa Termas de S. Tiago is a great choice to consider. Guests can grab a bite to eat at the restaurant and visit the spa to be pampered with deep-tissue massages, facials, or body treatments. 2 bars/lounges and an indoor pool are other highlights at this upscale hotel, and rooms offer balconies and 24-hour room service.