|Quinta do Barranco da Estrada
| Set on the shores of a large freshwater lake in the Santa Clara a Velha district, the Quinta is on the border between the Alentejo and the Algarve. There is a wide variety of wildlife and rare birds in its gardens and surrounding countryside. The essence is of a small, intimate holiday retreat for peace and relaxation. The Quinta boasts a blend of traditional hospitality, international home cooking, using local ingredients wherever possible, and a friendly atmosphere with excellent service.
The Quinta's ten en-suite rooms are airy, cool and comfortable and the en-suite bathrooms are spacious. There is a Family Suite and a Honeymoon Suite. It has 2 large drawing rooms with log fires, sauna, a roofed terrace, a vine-covered terrace and various lawns within the 2 acre garden, which drops down to the water. If you want to be active, there's plenty to do - sailing, canoeing, fishing, swimming and walking and a variety of speciality courses are on offer, notably Birdwatching and Shiatsu massage.
A truly idyllic place for a holiday in a region of exceptional beauty.
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