The River Retreat is a private riverside property. A stunning secluded getaway on the doorstep of the Douro Valley.
A little slice of heaven on earth, here you are immersed in nature and tranquility. If you are looking for a relaxing holiday away from the hustle and bustle of tourist activity this property absolutely perfect in every way.
The River Retreat is a modern architecturally designed home, sitting in private gardens and nestled among vineyards and pine forests. It sits on the banks of the Rio Tamega in a stunning and secluded location.
The property is built to high specification and has 5 bedrooms, 3 shower rooms, 2 dining areas (inside & outside) a very large living room/space, a fully equipped modern kitchen. Outside there is a BBQ and separate storage and laundry facilities. All bedrooms have private balconies.
Outside is a natural water infinity pool which looks out onto the River. There are sun loungers for those wanting to relax in the Portuguese sunshine and there are private kayaks for the more adventurous that want to explore the River. There are extensive and beautiful gardens, we have olive trees, cork, oak, apple, pear, apricot. You can pick wild herbs like mint, rosemary, and fennel for cooking. There is also lot of wild life and many beautiful birds.
We are in the "Wine region" of Portugal and the house is surrounded by many vineyards which you can explore, there are also wine tasting and food tours we can recommend for your stay.
The space is perfect for hosting holidays with family and friends. It is fully equipped to cater for 10+ guests. Towels and bedding are provided with the property.
The whole property is yours for the duration of your stay.