Vineyard House

Douro Valley and the North, Portugal

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Looking to book for 2022? Please enquire here for pricing.

From £4,066 per week

The departure day for Douro Valley is Saturday. Package your villa with flights for full protection.

Our view

With breathtaking views over the stunning Douro Valley, and high standards of comfort, service and facilities, this luxury villa in northern Portugal is peacefully positioned and perfectly relaxing.

In brief

  • Secluded location
  • Heatable pool
  • Games room

About the villa

High in the hills of Douro, with panoramic views of sun-soaked vineyards and silvered olive groves, this bright and airy villa basks on the boundary of a tiny hamlet, where the nearest thing to ‘rush hour’ is the morning arrival of the bakery van. Converted and extended from an old school house, the villa now has a very contemporary feel, with spacious bedrooms, stylish bathrooms and a sleek white kitchen, air conditioning, WiFi and modern appliances. Lawned gardens encircle the house and its private swimming pool, with loungers and parasols, an al fresco dining area, and poolside snooker room. 

Social space within the house is an open-plan living /dining room, divided by a fireplace and furnished with flair. With satellite TV and a music system both here and in the games room, there are TV’s in the bedrooms too; two at ground level and two on the upper floor, each with a terrace or balcony facing those blissful views. Continental breakfast is served each morning, extra cook service can be arranged locally, and Pinhão is 8km away, with a river marina, shops, bars and restaurants, and the steam train station for the scenic trip to Foz Tua.

Villa details



  • Entrance into open-plan sitting room/dining room with fireplace
  • Kitchen
  • Cloakroom
  • 2 Double bedrooms with shower room en suite opening to terrace
  • Pool terrace with access to games rooms with snooker table, TV, WC and shower room


  • Twin bedroom with shower room en suite opening to balcony
  • Master double (King size) bedroom (with extra sofa bed) with shower room en suite and private panoramic balcony
  • Solarium Terrace



  • A complimentary travel cot is available
  • A complimentary highchair is available


  • Built-in barbecue


  • WiFi
  • TV in all bedrooms
  • Satellite TV (limited English speaking channels)
  • Stereo
  • Complimentary use of Mobile phone and Tablet


  • Snooker table


  • Air conditioning
  • Central heating included


  • Fridge
  • Dishwasher
  • Hob
  • Oven


  • 9m x 3.4m
  • 1.1m x 1.4m deep
  • Built-in steps
  • Pool towels
  • Pool heating available – price on request
  • Pool heating payable locally
  • Please note this needs to be requested at least 48 hours before arrival so the pool can be warmed up in time


  • Washing machine
  • Hairdryers for all bathrooms
  • Safe

Service & Staffing


  • For all durations:
  • Port served on arrival
  • Daily maid service ( except Sunday)
  • Daily breakfast
  • Courtesy use of tablet
  • For rentals of 7 nights and above nights from 1 July-31 August 2020:
  • Basic welcome hamper
  • Complimentary meal during the stay
  • Complimentary use of local mobile phone with 10€ credit
  • A visit to Quinta do Bomfim with wine tasting
  • A two hour Rabelo boat ride on the Duoro (a non-exclusive regular tour with departure from Pinhao from April until the end of November and weather permitting)
  • Vineyard terraces picnic

Available on request at an additional cost

  • Cook service at €35 per person for adults and €20 per person for children for a three course meal including Duoro wine and soft drinks

Important Information

Please note that smoking is not permitted inside this property. Please note that a deposit of 30% is required for this property. Please note that the owner provides a basic welcome pack for this property which differs from the CV Welcome Pack. Full information will be provided in your joining instructions or is available on request. Please note that up to 3 additional guests can be accommodated at the property sleeping on a double sofa bed and fold out bed for £40 per night for rentals of up to 6 nights, £375 per person per week.

Minimum 1 week rental during July & August with Saturday change-overs preferred; minimum 3-night rentals accepted other periods


The owner of the property you are staying in will be available by phone during your stay. Contact details will be sent with your travel documents.


Arrival from 16:00. Departure by 11:00.


Due to unprotected drops from the various terraced levels, this property is not ideal for toddlers and young children must be supervised. Please refer to the Health & Safety pages on this website.



  • Pinhão (river marina & historic train station, restaurants & bars, specialist wine shops, basic convenience shops, banks & chemists) 8km
  • Provesende (one of the protected Heritage Site villages, also features a good restaurant) 5km
  • Alijó (larger supermarkets) 15 km


  • Porto 120km
About the area

Douro Valley and the North

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At Douro Valley’s westerly point, PORTUGAL’S second city Porto is your perfect starting point to explore the world’s oldest wine-producing region. The valley stretches from the Atlantic to the Spanish border in Northern Portugal, and the river its lifeblood. It boasts three UNESCO-protected regions, including Porto’s riverside barrio of Ribeira, with its Medieval streets and waterfront cafés, plus the key to the area: the Alto Douro Wine Region. Enjoy Porto’s soaring Sé (cathedral), its cloisters adored with azulejos painted tiles. Further east, religious worshippers head to the pretty town of Amarante, to touch the tomb of São Gonçalo. 

Find out more about Douro Valley and the North. 



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Car hire can be pre-booked through CV Villas with collection at the airport or port of arrival, and in some cases the hire car can be delivered to the villa for an additional charge. Please ask for details.