Herdade dos Grous
Herdade dos Grous, Albernôa, 7800-601, Beja - Alentejo
The Herdade dos Grous belongs to VILA VITA Hotels and is located in the middle of the vineyards, olive groves, cork oaks and picturesque white villages in the heart of the Alentejo agricultural region. Just 17 Km. (10 mi. 991 yd.) away from Beja (towards Lisbon), in this wonderful natural environment, it is not surprise to find the production of one of the most awarded Portuguese wines.
The fabulous gardens, the "infinity pool" with a view to the 98 ha.(243 ac.) artificial lake, the old olive groves and the orange trees laden with fruit testify the fertile quality of this unique landscape. This is a place of pure relaxation, serenity and remoteness from everyday life.
The Wine tourism is a major option of the Herdade in order to offer all lovers want a deeper understanding of their signature wines as well as of the products grown locally.
The Herdade has the capacity to accommodate guests in 24 spacious units, furnished with the unique charm of the regional Alentejo style. In a real mixture between rustic and modern, our guests can choose from twelve double rooms, seven junior suites and five suites with the most modern services and enjoy the peace and idyllic charm of the property, such as the harmonious view over the waters of the embankment. All the accommodation have their own fireplace for a special warmth after an exciting day on the farm.
The Herdade also offers a local Restaurant, where guests can enjoy carefully prepared meals accompanied by quality wines, a Wine Cellar to taste the superb wines of the Herdade or to have a delicious candlelight dinner and a Store to purchasefirst class"vintage” and "cuvees”, olive oil produced in the traditional way from the variety of olives "Galega" and "Cordovil", like many other products of the Herdade. It also offers two swimming pools, a sauna next to the embankment and a nice place prepared for lighting a fire safely.
Visitors can also follow the fascinating steps of horse breeding, olive oil production, organic farming and development of first-class table wines.
The Herdade offers a wide range of service for all kind of parties, meetings and group activities, especially for team motivation.
A room for events with capacity for 50 peopleand three rooms with capacity up to 20 people.All with the most recent equipment to ensure the success of any event.
Location & Directions
The Herdade is located between Barragem do Roxo lagoon and the Natural Park of Guadiana.
Lisbon airport is 180 km. (111 mi.) away and Faro airport 140 km. (86 mi.). The Herdade is nearly110 km. (68 mi.) away from VILA VITA Parc Resort & Spa.
You can access the Herdade through the A2 motorway that connects Lisbon to the Algarve and taking the exit number 12 towards Castro Verde / Beja. After passing Albernôa, we advise you to exit on the first road on the left side.
The easiest way to reach the Herdade is by
helicopter; exceptional views are guaranteed.
GPS: 37°52'45.9"N, 7°56'27.7"W
|Check-in||02:00 pm-08:00 pm|
|Check-out||9:00 am to 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 up to 2 years stay free of charge in existing bed; Adult: will be charged 27 € per night, per person and for extra beds|
|Extra Bed||Maximum 1 cot in the room; Maximum of 1 bed in the 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|
|Type of cuisine||Portuguesa|
|Wine Tourism Activities||Participation of Sommelier; Wine Tasting; Guided Tour to the Facilities; Participation of Enologist; Tasting of regional products; Olive oil tasting; Wine course; Vintage|
|Other Activities||Hicking trails; Bike Rides; Horse rides; Horse riding; Windsurfing; Canoeing; Fishery|
|Outdoor Areas||Tennis Court; Garden; Outdoor Swimming Pool|
|Restaurants | Bars | Store||Wine Shop; Wine Cellar; Bar; Restaurant (a la carte)|
|SPA | Wellness center||Gym|
|Recreational areas||Living room with fireplace; Stores; Playground|
|Services||Facilities for meetings / parties; Room service; Laundry; Dry cleaning; Luggage room; Kids services; Car Rental|
|Media and technology||Satellite Channels; Plasma TV; Phone; Radio; DVD|
|Internet||Wi-Fi available in public areas (free)|
|Parking||Free and Private (without reservation)|
|Facilities||Non-smoking rooms; Connecting rooms available; Facilities for the disabled; Safe; Heating; Air conditioning; Wake Up Call Service|
|Spoken Languages||German; Spanish; English; Português|