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Evolutee Hotel at Royal Óbidos Spa & Golf Resort

Evolutee Hotel at Royal Óbidos Spa & Golf Resort

By | September 8, 2014 at 10:45 am | No comments

The Royal Óbidos Spa & Golf Resort, about a 45-minute drive north of Lisbon, has a lot to celebrate. In early 2014, their Seve Ballasteros-designed golf course was named to Golf World magazine’s “Top 100 Golf Courses in Continental Europe.” Now, the luxury resort has...

Posted in: Hotels, Portugal Centro

L’And Vineyards Hotel & Sky Suites – Sleep under the Alentejo Stars

L’And Vineyards Hotel & Sky Suites – Sleep under the Alentejo Stars

By | July 24, 2014 at 3:01 pm | No comments

L’And Vineyards Resort is a unique hybrid of secluded country estate, romantic winery guest house and cosmopolitan boutique hotel. Located just 45-minutes east of Lisbon, near Montemor-o-Novo, in the heart of the Alentejo, L’And provides luxury accommodations in a natural...

Posted in: Alentejo, Hotels

Fabrica do Chocolate Hotel – Viana do Castelo, Northern Portugal

Fabrica do Chocolate Hotel – Viana do Castelo, Northern Portugal

By | June 24, 2014 at 2:29 pm | No comments

In Viana do Castelo, in northern Portugal, there is a place that must be a chocolate lover’s dream come true. It is the old Avianense Chocolate Factory, built in the early 1900’s, bit now transformed into a chic, boutique hotel, restaurant and museum. So, pack your bags and...

Posted in: Hotels, Portugal North

Deluxe Rooms at VILA VITA Parc  – Redesign and Relaunch

Deluxe Rooms at VILA VITA Parc – Redesign and Relaunch

By | April 10, 2014 at 1:41 pm | No comments

VILA VITA Parc Resort and Spa, in Porches, consistently strives to maintain a high level of service, accommodation and comfort. This is evident in the recent redesign of the luxury villas and the Oasis Parc suites.  The gourmet restaurant Ocean has been elevated from one...

Posted in: Algarve, Hotels

Convento da Sertã – Convent Converts to Cool Hotel in Central Portugal

Convento da Sertã – Convent Converts to Cool Hotel in Central Portugal

By | February 28, 2014 at 9:58 am | No comments

It’s safe to say that Central Portugal is one of our favorite places to explore, experience and escape. Whether it’s cool urban art in Covilhã, rock etchings in the Côa valley, schist villages strewn across Serra da Estrella or a hip new restaurant in Aveiro, Central...

Posted in: Hotels, Portugal Centro

Estalagem da Ponta do Sol – Mountaintop Design Hotel in Madeira

Estalagem da Ponta do Sol – Mountaintop Design Hotel in Madeira

By | February 6, 2014 at 11:33 am | No comments

Unquestionably, Madeira gets much of the attention as a one of Portugal’s premier holiday destinations. And, Funchal, the island’s business center, is typically the location of choice for those seeking luxury resorts. Yet, when the hip music and film crowds need an escape,...

Posted in: Hotels, Madeira