Herdade da Cortesia, Avis
|Herdade da Cortesia, 7480-102, Avis, Portalegre, Alentejo, PORTUGAL.|
Description: Herdade da CortesiaThis spectacular property is located just a short distance from the Maranhão lake, near the historic village of Avis in the Alentejo region of Portugal. Set in an ultra-modern design building, Herdade da Cortesia is an eco-friendly boutique hotel offering charming accommodation in a quiet, rural atmosphere.
Enjoying a perfect location for outdoor holidays, Herdade da Cortesia offers guests numerous open air activities and sports on the doorstep. Guests can enjoy canoeing and rowing on the lake from the hotel's private jetty, while land-based attractions include cycling, horse riding, fitness and archery. Hot-air balloon trips are also available. The lake is filled with interesting bird life, while nearby landmarks include the medieval castle and the church of the Convent of São Bento at Avis. The historic city of Évora, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is just over an hour's drive away.
Surrounded by splendid gardens with a huge pool, Herdade da Cortesia's Restaurant 180 offers delicious interpretations of typical Alentejo cuisine in a splendid setting, with fine views of the lake and the surrounding countryside. Guests can also enjoy snacks and drinks on the terrace, while drinks and refreshments are served all day at the bar. For business visitors, there is a fully equipped meeting room for successful events and presentations.
Type of rooms: Herdade da CortesiaTwin/Double Room:
All thirty rooms are on ground level and have floor-to-ceiling windows and a furnished terrace overlooking a field with wild flowers. These spacious rooms also have a sofa and a flat-screen TV, while the bathrooms are stocked with luxury toiletries. One king-size or twin beds. Room size 25 sq m.
All rooms feature: Flat-screen TV with premium channels; air-conditioning; wake up calls; daily housekeeping; complimentary toiletries; hair dryer; in-room safe; television; electronic/magnetic keys; iron/ironing board (on request); free internet access; bathrobes; mini-bar; balcony.
Extra beds and baby cots are available on request.
Number of rooms: 30
Official category: 4 stars.
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 2009.
Period of closure: 24-25 December.
Languages spoken: Portuguese, English.Smoking policy: Non-smoking property. Smoking outside only.
Credit cards accepted: American Express, Visa, Euro/Mastercard, Maestro.
Restaurant closed: Open all year. Restaurant open daily from 08:00am. to 12:00pm.
How to get here: Long.: -7,866223699999978 Lat.: 39,0439703
GPS Coordinates: 39° 3' 3.07'' N 7° 54' 34.84'' W
Nearest airport: Badajoz Airport - 108 km.