Herdade do Sobroso, Country House
Pedrogão, Apartado 61, 7960-909, Vidigueira - Alentejo
Herdade do Sobroso is placed in the county of Vidigueira and its delimited by the mountain of Mendro at north, the river Guadiana at east and south an immense plain as far as the eyes can see. To the lovers of wine tourism and synergetic tourism, Herdado do Sobroso offers a unit of Rural Tourism integrated in the middle of the property vines.
In its 1600 hectares, the Herdade build its bodega and the centre of wine tourism where reconciles the production and the pleasure of wine with the surrounding beauty of the nature.
The landscapes of the Alqueva dam, next to the Herdade, are magnificent and the roman ruins of São Cucufate are a history lesson about the evolution of wine throughout the centuries.
Herdade do Sobroso born of great desire and feeling, the desire to create a rural tourism that reflects a taste for architecture, for travel, and for receive, and the feeling that connects to the ground, Alentejo, the creation of wines of the Herdade.
The Herdade offers two country houses with African inspiration: The " Casa da Quinta", is the main house with five Rooms and common areas, each designed in a different style but always respecting the tradition of Alentejo, and the "Casa da Cegonha", independent from the main house with five small apartments with kitchenette. Herdade do Sobroso also has a cozy Hunt Club, prepared to receive the hunters, family and friends.
To better enjoy the 1600 hectares of the Herdade and Bayou of Pedrogão and Serra do Mendro, the Herdade also offers outdoor saltwater pool overlooking the hills and vineyards and helps organize Wine Tours, Courses introduction to Wine Tasting , Visits to the winery, photographic Safaris on Jeep with the possibility to observe , deer, wild boar, and several birds mouflons, Balloon Tours, Boat tour through Alqueva dam with the possibility of skiing and bicycle rides. Guests can join the hunting club to hunt partridges, hares, deer, boars and mouflons and buy Wine, Olive Oil, Honey and Rosemary Jam in the cellar of the Herdade.
To experience the flavors of D. Josefa with Boar Roast with potatoes and green asparagus, Pork with Clams, Duck Rice in the oven with traditional sausages, stew mouflon, Dogfish soup with poached egg, Octopus Rice with coriander and their desserts, Orange pie, "toucinho-do-céu"(tartlet filled with egg yolksand sugar), Sericaia, and many others convent sweets can confirm how the art of eating well can be unique and unmistakable.
Beja Airport is at 31.3 km (18,4mi) from Herdade Sobroso - Country House.
GPS: N 38º 10' 47.84, W 7º 35' 29.66
|Check-in||4:00 pm - 11:00 pm|
|Check-out||Until 12:00 pm|
|Cancellation | Prepayment||Vary depending on the type of room. Check the conditions of every room prior to booking|
|Additional Fees||Children up to 2 years: free cradle; Children from 3 to 18 years: pay 30€ per night, per person and for extra bed; Adult: will be charged 50 € per night, per person and for extra beds|
|Extra Bed||Maximum 2 cradles in the room; Maximum of 2 beds in room|
|Means of payment||Mastercard; Visa|
|General||Booking Guarantee with credit card number; VAT at the legal rate included; The rates indicated are per room and night; Supplements are paid separately during the stay|
|Pets||Pets allowed on request; Additional fees may be applied|
|Wine Tourism Activities||Wine Tasting; Season activities; Guided Tour to the Facilities; Participation of Enologist; Tasting of regional products; Olive oil tasting; Wine course; Vintage; Picnic|
|Other Activities||Bike Rides; Horse rides; Boat trip; Safaris; Windsurfing; Waterski; Kayaks; Fishery; Hunting|
|Outdoor Areas||Porch; Garden; Seawater outdoor pool|
|Restaurants | Bars | Store||Wine Shop; Bar; Restaurant (a la carte)|
|Recreational areas||Stores; Newspapers; Library|
|Services||Facilities for meetings / parties; 24 hour front desk; Shuttle service; Transportation to / from Airport; Atm; Kids services|
|Media and technology||Cable channels; Plasma TV; Phone|
|Internet||Wi-Fi available in public areas (free)|
|Parking||Free and Private (without reservation)|
|Facilities||Hairdryer; Non-smoking rooms; Private terrace; Facilities for the disabled; Mini-Bar; Heating; Air conditioning|
|Spoken Languages||Spanish; English; Português|
"A estadia na Herdade do Sobroso foi sensacional lugar maralhivos, comida otima atendimento perfeito e carinhoso, lugar inesquecível."