Herdade do Sobroso, Vidigueira
|Herdade Do Sobroso Pedrógão, 7960-909, Vidigueira, Beja, Alentejo, PORTUGAL.|
Description: Herdade do SobrosoLocated in the heart of the Alentejo countryside, overlooking the banks of the river Guadiana, Herdade do Sobroso is set in a magnificent wine estate. Surrounded by vineyards and with spectacular, unbroken views as far as the eye can see, this charming boutique property offers exclusive accommodation and activities in a delightful rural setting.
Ideal for relaxing visits to this beautiful, unspoiled region, Herdade do Sobroso offers guests a huge range of activities in and around the estate. These include birdwatching, fishing, photographic safaris, canoeing and horse riding, among many others. As part of a modern winery, the Herdade also organises wine tours and tastings, and these can be combined with traditional lunches, cheese tastings, or even hot-air balloon flights.
Herdade do Sobroso has just eleven luxurious rooms and suites, located in the main farmhouse and in the separate Stork House, close to the pool. All rooms are air-conditioned, and feature a range of modern amenities, including Wi-Fi internet connections, flat-screen plasma televisions and mini-bars. Breakfast is served in the elegant dining area and consists of traditional Alentejo bread, croissants, fresh cheeses, jams, honey, home-made cakes, buns, freshly squeezed orange juice and much, much more. Lunches and evening meals are available on prior request.
Type of rooms: Herdade do SobrosoDouble/Twin Room:
This room features exposed wooden beams and a bright décor. One large double bed or twin beds. Each room is decorated in a different colour - green, yellow, salmon, cream - and have private porches with outdoor furniture and views of the river. Room size 22 sq m.
This room features exposed wooden beams and a bright décor. It includes a canopy bed, a vaulted ceiling, a bathroom with a bathtub and a small room with an Ottoman (which serves as an additional bed). It also has a private porch with chairs and with a view to the river. Maximum 2 adults + 2 children or 3 adults + 1 child. Extra beds are available on request. Room size 23 sq m.
Additional information: Herdade do Sobroso
Pets are allowed on request. Charges apply.
Baby sitting services available on prior request.
Faro airport - 1h45 min / beja airport 40 min / Lisbon airport 2h
Number of rooms: 11
Official category: Country House.
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 2008.
Period of closure: 24 and 25 December.
Languages spoken: Portuguese, English, Spanish.Smoking policy: There are non-smoking rooms available. No smoking rooms and areas
Credit cards accepted: Visa, Euro/Mastercard, Maestro.
Restaurant closed: 24 and 25 December. Restaurant open daily for breakfast, from 8:30am. to 11:00am.
Lunch, from 13:00pm to 15:00pm.
Dinner, 20:00pm. to 22:00pm.
How to get here: GPS. N 38º 10' 38'' W 7º 35' 43''
Coming from the North: Go straight to Évora. In Évora follow direction IP2 to Beja. Get off in Portel. In Portel follow direction Alqueva / Moura. In Alqueva, after passing the gas station "Alves Bandeira" turn right at the second roundabout where it says "Casas de Campo". From this point to the Herdade do Sobroso is only 9 km.
Coming from the South: Go straight to Beja. In Beja follow direction Vidigueira. Before reaching Vidigueira turn in the direction of Moura (it is a big road and you will be driving for 15 minutes more or less). In that road you will find on your right side Herdade do Peso. Once you see it you drive for more five minutes and must play attention to a sign that says Marmelar at your left. Turn there and go straight to the end of the road until you reach a bifurcation, once there turn right towards Alqueva. Herdade do Sobroso will appear on the left side.
GPS Coordinates: 38° 10' 54.78'' N 7° 35' 33.88'' W
Nearest airport: Badajoz Airport - 147 km.