Quinta Serrado de Bouças is a quinta (estate) of about 3 hectares. The Belgian owners bought the quinta in the early 90's and renovated the granite house that stood out to a spacious, comfortable cottage. A few years ago they built a spacious house on the grounds with two guest houses. The cottage and guest accommodations are rented out as holiday homes.
Serrado de Bouças is a quinta (farm) in Portugal, situated on a domain of 3ha in an oasis of peace and nature - surrounded by vineyards, eucalyptus forests, mountains and flowers.
Here is first and foremost a cottage with seating for 10 people. The farmhouse has 5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, an equipped kitchen and a spacious veranda with terrace, seating and dining area.
In addition, there are 2 studios for each 2 + 2 persons with an equipped kitchenette, bathroom with shower, sitting and dining area and terrace with view of the mountains, garden and valley.
The new detached garden house for 2 people finally has a bathroom with bath, equipped kitchenette, sitting and dining area and a spacious bedroom on the first floor.
The shared swimming pool provides the necessary refreshment, and a BBQ can then provide a nice evening.
At 1 km from your stay there is the village with several typical restaurants and cafes. There are also present: 2 bakeries, 2 supermercados, bank, pumping station and all kinds of shops.
Every 8th and 26th of the month there is the local market. Serrado de Bouças is also very central to make beautiful day trips to e.g. Porto, Braga, Guimaraes, Amarante, Penafiel, Aveiro, Barcelos, etc.
More info on the website of Serrado de Bouças.
|Address: Rua de Bouças 93, Penafiel|
|Zip/Postal Code: 4560|
|Latitude/Longitude: 41.2080144 / -8.343368699999928|
The quinta (farm) is located at about 40 km from Porto, the second capital of Portugal and especially known for its Port Wine.
The Quinta is situated on a domain of about 3 hectares and is about 200 meters away from the main road, surrounded by vineyards and provides a unique panorama. The holiday homes are located on the typical hill terraces in the valley between the vines, citrus and fruit trees.
We can not forget the beauty of flowers that is present throughout the year. There are also eucalyptus forests and pines. The domain is located in a valley 400 meters above sea level. This creates a microclimate, warm during the day and cool at night. Temperatures during the summer months around 30 ° and during the winter months around 15 °.
At the swimming pool (8x4) you have beautiful views of the Montemuro mountains, the Douro valley and the foothills of the Serra do Marâo.
In the typical village, 800 meters, you will find restaurants, cafes, bakeries, shops, a supermarket, a bank and much more. Every 8th and 26th of the month there is a market.
At only 5 km there is a reservoir on the Tâmega river (tributary of the Douro) with several beaches. The Douro river flows past 10 km in the Douro Valley with its beautiful vineyards (see photos at "Excursions").
The nearest town is Penafiel. It is a small town with shopping centers, an amusement park, museums, churches and certainly not forgetting the "Quinta d'Aveleda" a large vineyard with park and castle. Here you can taste the real vinho verde!
On the domain "Serrado de bouças" there are the old wine farm (cottage) built in stone with an upper floor, 2 new studios (Veerle and Mira) and a small detached house (casa das laranjas) in the garden.