Casa Do Rio Vez, Arcos De Valdevez
|Couto, 4970-130, Arcos De Valdevez, Viana do Castelo, Porto and North, PORTUGAL.|
Description: Casa Do Rio VezOnce an old olive press, Casa do Rio Vez in Portugal has been lovingly repurposed into a unique small hotel providing modern comfortable accommodation in a stunning natural setting. Casa do Rio Vez is the perfect base to explore the area. Visit the mountains of Soajo, S. Amarela, Geres, Peneda, Corno do Bico's Natural Reserve, National Park Peneda Geres, Caniçada Lake, Lindoso Lake, and the Minho region. The Wine Route, (Vinho Verde), rural architecture in Brandas, pre-historic sites, and watching wild horses in their natural habitat are all within easy reach of Casa do Rio Vez.
The main house features four bedrooms and common areas distributed over two levels. The dining area has a high ceiling and a breakfast table seating 12 people while the upper level provides a cozy lounge with sofas, a large fireplace, a free Internet corner, and a library. The two bedrooms on the ground floor are beyond a closeable door down the corridor from the lounge. Two bedrooms are on the first floor, up the stairs leading to a balcony overlooking the lounge. There is also a two-level, multi-function open space with a kitchenette that is independent from the main house and ideal for a small group or family.
Outside, enjoy the onsite swimming pool and gardens with its mimosas and oaks alongside the river banks and 300m. of natural swimming pools.
Type of rooms: Casa Do Rio VezAll rooms feature windows overlooking the river, private bathroom (with shower, sink, and toilet), central heating, TV, DVD, Wi-Fi Internet, kettle, hairdryer and amenities.
Sara: 14 m2 on the ground floor. 2 Windows overlooking the river (4 m above river level). 1.50 m double bed. 2 people maximum occupancy. Extra bed not possible.
Maria: 14 m2 on the ground floor. 1 Window overlooking the river (4 m above river level). 1.50 m double bed.2 people maximum occupancy. Extra bed not possible.
João: 20 m2, upstairs on the first floor. 1 Windows overlooking the river. 2 Windows with a swimming pool view. 1.80 m double bed (separate two single beds upon request).2 people maximum occupancy. Extra bed possible.
Gilberto: 28 m2, upstairs on the first floor. 2 Windows overlooking the river. 1 Window with a garden view. 1.80 m double bed (separate two single beds upon request).2 people maximum occupancy. Extra bed possible.
Loft Luís: Independent from the main house, this 55 m2 space with two levels, a 4.30 m ceiling, and a kitchenette is perfect for a family. There are 4 panoramic windows overlooking the river and 4 windows with a garden view. The private entrance opens into a hall with a closet. The main floor features a sofa (1.60 m double bed), a 3 place sofa, a famous armchair featured in an Almodóvar film, a dining table for four people, the kitchenette, a closet, and a low cabinet. The loft area has a double bed, futon style, (two single beds upon request) and a side table. In addition to the standard features and amenities, this loft features a CD/MP3 player, an oven, a microwave, a refrigerator, a sink, coffee machine, kitchen utensils for 4 people, a baby cot, and a baby chair. 4 people maximum occupancy. Extra bed possible.
Outside there is a swimming pool, 10,000 m2 of gardens, and 300m of river banks as the Vez River crosses the property.
Loft Luis is the only area which can accommodate children less than 7 years of age. Pets are not allowed.
Additional information: Casa Do Rio Vez
Children: Bedrooms in the main house are not suitable for children under 7 years old.
Loft Luis is the only area which can accommodate children under 7 years of age.
Before booking, verify the current costs, prices and policies (deposit, cancellation fees for each rate, etc.) as the hotel may charge the guest accordingly. Consider travel insurance that covers cancellation fees. Nearby sights include:
Barcos de Valdevez: 3.5km
Ponte de Lima: 17.5km
Paredes de Coura: 25km
Viana do Castelo: 40km
Santiago Compostela: 230km
Free Wi-Fi Internet.
Pets: Pets are not allowed.
This hotel does not run a 24-hour porter/reception service; therefore check-in can only take place between 4 and 8pm. Please confirm your check-in time by e-mail.
DEPOSIT: This hotel does not accept credit cards. 50% Pre-payment by bank transfer is needed in order to book. Request the hotel's bank details in order to make the pre-payment.
Each rate may have its own cancellation policy as determined by the hotel. The hotel may charge the guest in accordance with hotel policy. All costs may change or vary between booking channels and should be understood (verified and accepted) upon booking.
Number of rooms: 5
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 1886/2005.
Languages spoken: Portuguese, Spanish, English, French, Italian.Smoking policy: non-smoking property.
Credit cards accepted: Credit cards are NOT accepted.
GPS Coordinates: 41° 52' 7.60'' N 8° 25' 12.66'' W
Nearest airport: Porto Airport 80km - Vigo Airport 80 km
Rates: Casa Do Rio Vez
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|Description of seasons|
|Minimum Stay: two nights in Low Season &
four nights in High Season.
Low Season: Sep.16 - Dec.21; Jan.06 - June16.
High Season: June15 - Sep 15; Dec.22 - Jan.06; holidays, long weekends, and Christmas & New Year's week.
Only room Gilberto can take an extra bed.
Loft Luis, up to 4 persons in self catering (all ingredients for breakfast are supplied daily) is the only area where we can accommodate children under 7 years of age.
*Special Rates & Conditions: bank holidays, long weekends, Christmas & New Year's week.
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|Booking and cancellation policy|
Pre-payment by bank transfer of 50% of the entire stay is required in order to confirm any reservation.
If cancelled more than 30 days prior to check-in date, no cancellation fee = deposit returned.
If cancelled 30 - 0 days prior to check-in date or early departure, the entire deposit is not returned.
Reservation Procedure: Guests must e-mail a reservation form with their check-in time and 50% prepayment by bank transfer.
Check-in: between 4 and 8 pm.
Check-out: before 12 noon.
Children: Bedrooms in the main house are not suitable for children under 7 years old. Loft Luis is the only area which can accommodate children under 7 years of age.
No credit cards accepted.
Request the hotel's bank details in order to make the pre-payment. After the payment is made, send the hotel, by e-mail, the bank transfer confirmation of the advance payment because the bank does not mention the sender's name when the money drops into the account.
All costs, prices, and policies, including exchange rates, package deals, and cancellation policy may change and should be confirmed with the hotel upon booking.