The Casa Pires Mateus is located in the Historic Village of Monsanto. It is a typical house recently rebuilt keeping the traditional style of the village with its exterior granite walls. Monsanto Castle is 1,313 feet away. This guest house includes various rooms with double beds and private bathrooms. There is a room for disabled, a shared lounge and a shared kitchen where guests can prepare meals. Guests may relax at the terrace which features views of the village Featuring a traditional local décor, Casa Pires Mateus includes free WiFi, heating and a TV in all rooms. Casa Pires Mateus is 15.5 miles from the village of Idanha a Nova, 31.1 miles from the city of Castelo Branco and 18.6 miles from the border with Spain, coming from Monfortinho.
Taverna Lusitana is located in Monsanto, a historical village comprised of granite-built houses. The unit features a snack-bar which serves traditional Portuguese tapas, all made with regional products. All rooms feature free WiFi, heating, have a rustic décor and come with a private bathroom. Also included is a flat-screen TV. The unit features a communal lounge area and a panoramic terrace with tables and chairs where guests can enjoy their meals overlooking the Estrela, Gardunha and Penamacor ridges. Offering a cosy and familiar ambiance, Taverna Lusitana serves meals and various regional products including cheeses, wines, sweets, sausages, honey, olive oil and liqueurs. The Monsanto castle and Medieval Walls are within 821 feet of the property. Idanha-a-Nova is 16.2 miles away, while Idanha-a-Velha is within 9.3 miles. The nearest train station is in Alcaíns, 24.2 miles from the Taverna Lusitana.
Enjoy your visit to Fundao with a stay at Cerca Design House. Guests can take a dip in the outdoor pool and indulge in massages. A bar/lounge and a spa tub are other highlights, and rooms at this upscale bed & breakfast offer flat-screen TVs and refrigerators.
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).
Casa do Balcão offers accommodation in Póvoa de Rio de Moinhos, 10.4 miles from Castelo Branco. The property has a garden where guests can relax. Free WiFi is provided throughout the property and parking is offered. Casa do Balcão features 4 double bedrooms, some with air-conditioning, private bathroom or garden views. A shared kitchen can be used upon availability. Covilhã is 23.6 miles from the property and Serra da Estrela is 41 miles away.
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.
Quinta da Alma Cheia is an early 20th century property that includes orchards, vineyards and meadows This typical Beira Baixa estate has 4 granite houses with an open space architecture, spread across its 120 hectares. Each house has 2 bedrooms, a living-room, a kitchenette, a bathroom with free toiletries, private entrance, a flat-screen satellite TV and free WiFi. All houses include a terrace and enjoy a view of the lake and the mountain. Breakfast is served at the Quinta da Alma Cheia’s restaurant. It also features meals prepared with the property’s own produce, and is subject to reservation. Wine and olive oil are also produced at Alma Cheia, and are exclusively reserved for guests. The property also boasts a private riverside beach. The area allows guests to enjoy outdoor activities such as swimming, canoeing, fishing or even sailing. Alma Cheia is a 25-minute drive from Castelo Branco, and its traditional game-influenced cuisine.The historical village of Castelo Novo is 20.5 miles away, while the Geopark NaturTejo is a 25-minute drive. The Lisbon International Airport is a 2-hour drive from the Quinta da Alma Cheia.
This elegant hotel combines classical architecture with luxury amenities. In a tranquil location outside Fundão, Alambique de Ouro Resort features 2 swimming pools, 2 tennis courts and a hot tub. All guest rooms at Alambique de Ouro Hotel Resort have cable TV and free Wi-Fi. Every room has a modern tiled bathroom, and 24-hour room service is available. The restaurant features traditional Portuguese décor, serving a varied menu of regional flavors including fresh seafood. Relax after dining with glass of local wine from the bar. Alambique de Ouro offers sauna and Turkish bath facilities, and a choice of indoor and outdoor swimming pools. There is also a game room with pool tables. The Alambique de Ouro is a 30 minute drive from Serra da Estrela and 10 minutes from the historic village of Serra da Gardunha. On-site car rental and parking are available.
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.
Considered the most Portuguese village of Portugal, Monsanto features Casa do Chafariz, a guest house built on stones and offering quiet and tranquility. Idanha-a-Nova is 15.5 miles away. Rooms at Casa do Chafariz have kept the rustic feel while upgrading to modern facilities. Each one includes a TV, and the private bathroom comes with free toiletries. A continental breakfast is served each morning at an additional cost, and includes bread, tea, coffee, butter and jams. The quaint Monsanto has a small selection of Portuguese restaurants. Monsanto castle and walls are less than 5 minutes’ walking from Casa do Chafariz. Explore this small village filled with remains from the Paleolithic times, and find Santiago and Santa Maria do Castelo Chapels. Castelo Branco city can be found in a 50-minute drive from the Chafariz. The border with Spain is around 30 minutes’ driving, as well as Termas de Monfortinho thermal spa.
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.
In Samasa Hotel, you will find sympathy, comfort and a careful and personalized service. For a quiet night, we have for you 40 double rooms and 10 suites, all with private bathrooms, cable TV, minibar, telephone, air conditioned and central heating. Combined with all the comfort of the rooms, you can also enjoy the delicious breakfast, laundry service or the lounges, game room or the bar, as well as free access to internet. Enjoy the calm of a welcome room in the center of the city.
Free parking and modern, air-conditioned rooms are available at this hotel in Fundão, a 1-hour drive from the Serra da Estrela Natural Park. Guests can relax by the seasonal pool in the garden. With parquet floors and a sunny interior, all rooms and suites at Fundão Palace Hotel come with garden views and a private bathroom. Each room has cable TV with sports channels. A breakfast buffet is served daily in the restaurant of Palace Hotel, which overlooks the outdoor pool and the gardens. The outdoor pool offers some refreshment after a busy day. Guests can relax on sun loungers or play a game of pool indoors. There is also a living room with seating areas and a large TV screen. This 24-hour accessible hotel is situated 12.4 miles from Covilhã. Belmonte is approximately 21.7 miles away.
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.
Rent holiday home / leisure in a rural environment, next to Alpreade of Ribeira in New Castle, small farm with watermill, built in granite, restored in 2000 and adapted to leisure space / rural tourism, with pool, it has 1 bedroom double with balcony to the river, another room with 4 single beds, bathroom. The sunroom communicates with the bedrooms and the living room with fireplace and kitchenette. In this room there is a sofa with dimensions for 2 adults and another one for children, with balcony to the river. The property displays original features such as exposed stone walls and a restored mill. It has a broad space for various activities, a combarbecue shed and a huge table in stone for various outdoor dining. Azenha awarded the stream of Alpreade passing the farm with private access to the same. Located in the historic village district of New Castle this mixture the property with the unique landscape of this border region. You can find local restaurants serving traditional Portuguese dishes.