About this listing
Rural Tourism at the heart of the Costa Vicentina’s Natural Park in Alentejo and near sandy beaches. With a salted water swimming pool. Comfortable, with 8 rooms, a modern and colorful décor, garden, esplanade, living room and bar. Includes breakfast
This is the ideal place to enjoy different holidays and to know Portugal “from the inside”.“Preguiça” means laziness and to chill out.
It’s a friendly, relaxed and simple Gesthotel, at the Costa Vincentian’s heart. The property’s 4 acres is located in a protected area and natural environment at the Village de S. Luis.
Corte da Preguiça comprehends 6 Large Rooms with terrace and 2 adjoining rooms, or Familiar Room, specially conceived for the privacy of parents with children. Every room with a modern and colourful décor, has wood ceilings, heated floor in traditional ceramics, private WC, fan and flat screen TV.
The salted water pool with 16m long and 5m large is surrounded by grass, trees and hills.
There is also a garden, esplanade, living room and bar.
At the living room, where delicious meals are served, you have at your disposal net, WI-FI, television, table games and a bar.
Interaction with guests
The breakfast can be served in the esplanade aside the swimming pool at the sound of sweet soul music, from 9AM up to 9PM!
We also provide activities and experiences: Ayurvedic massage; guided trekking; bicycle tours; horseback riding; canoeing, boating or fishing in the sea; bird watching; surf. There are different packages for trekking in diverse sites, if necessary with transfer, guide or picnic.
In our kitchen we cook Mediterranean gastronomy with flavored regional wine.
There is a transfer service.
The meadow’s silence, the clean air and the overnight’s comfort assures a deep rest. Eat well, sleep even better, get fun. Find the wellbeing, the charm, the romance. Join us, come to Preguiça.
The weather is mild with the sun shining over an average of 300 days a year. Alentejo is one of the last remaining regions that sustain a genuine rural heritage.
Corte da Preguiça is at S. Luis small village, with welcoming local people. It has a market, a pharmacy, restaurant, several “cafés”, pizzeria, and other convenient shops. The village and the towndistrict regularly organize traditional events, celebrations and local markets.
It stands in the Alentejo Coast and near the Atlantic Coastal’s sandy beaches.
It’s just 12 kms away from Vila Nova de Milfontes’s touristic village and beach, where the waters of the River Mira mix with the Atlantic Ocean. Praia do Malhão (15km) or Praia da Zambujeira (30km) are privileged spots for body boarding and surf.
This region is internationally famous for trekking in the Costa Vicentina’s trail, which passes 500m nearby the tourism: you can walk through the landscape or the wild beaches of the atlantic coast. Walking at Preguiça’s surroundings you can find the sun, the sea and the nature at your immediate reach.
Some of the most interesting sights are: Miradouro de S. Domingos (1km), the highest point in Costa Vicentina; Pego das Pias (6km), a lagoon in the middle of ancient rocks; Casas Brancas (5km), and its River’s Mira Dock River, among other astonishing places.
Nearby there are famous restaurants with typical Alentejo’s food, also with seafood or fresh fish dishes.
From Cercal: following direction Odemira; after approximately 12km arrival to S. Luis; then turn right to follow the panels “Corte da Preguiça/ Turismo Rural”
From Vila Nova de Milfontes: following the sign "S. Louis " in front of the Galp Gas Station. After approximately 12km, just before arriving to S. Luis, pay attention to your right hand and follow the panel “Corte da Preguiça/ Turismo Rural”.
From Odemira, get out at the "Iron Tree Sculpture," in front of the Repsol Gas Station, direction of S. Luis; after approximately 17km arrival to S. Luis. After the second traffic light, turn left to follow the panel “Corte da Preguiça/ Turismo Rural”.
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Take the train and get out at Funcheira Station, 30km from Corte da Preguiça; transfer provided under availability.
Take the bus and get out at S. Luis Village. We will pick you up under availability.
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Other things to note
- The prices are for room and two persons.
- Include breakfast.
- Extra Bed: child up to 12 years: 15€ ; adult - 25€.
- Transfer Service from and to Funcheira Train Station (35km+35km) : 50€.
- Dinner per 2 persons: 30€.
- High Season includes Christmas and Easter Hollidays and portuguese celebration epiphanies.
Suitable for wheelchairs.
Pets not allowed.
No smoking in the rooms.