In the heart of Amarante City, the “Cerca D’ Álem” House is situated in the old neighborhood of Madalena, facing the Historic Center and the magnificent natural landscapes of the Tâmega Valley and Mountains.
This house is an excellent retreat to enjoy the beauties of nature, the song of wild birds, marvelous sunsets and starry summer skies at night. The ideal geographic predisposition for healthy and family vacations, it’s a touristic destination to those seeking for quiet and relaxing vacations or just wanting to escape from the city.
The “Cerca D’ Álem” House is an old family house, recently restored space that is still in keeping with its original architectural beauty of the 17th century, quality interiors and antique furniture. It’s a 3000 m2 private property that promotes environmentally sustainable practices and is the home to a large variety of fruits trees and other plants.
The interior is full of big common spaces and rooms:
-Living and dinning room with fireplace;
-Fully equipped kitchen with all the essential utensils (freezer, fridge, clothes washing machine, stove, oven, iron, board and toaster) and fireplace;
-4 double bedrooms all with suite bathroom and balcony, facing the beautiful river views;
-1 extra toilet;
The House's surrounding scenery includes front and interior gardens, perfect to have breakfast or brunch, terrace, rural area as well as a river running besides the property, providing all the elements necessary for a relaxing, nature-friendly experience.
Accès des voyageurs
Échanges avec les voyageurs
We will be here to welcome you and to give you tips for discovering our marvelous Amarante city. We like our guests to feel relaxed and comfortable in our house so we will respect their privacy.
The property is approximately 45 min away from Porto, Portugal's second largest city and the Francisco de Sá Carneiro Airport.
Enjoy Porto and the Douro Valley, Guimarães and Braga (all within an hour drive) or you can visit Alvão Natural Park (30 min driving)
If you need any additional services, please let us know.
We don't really set any rules as we like to believe that most people are respectful and honest, so please take as much care as this was your own home.
However, we hope that people who come and visit us will tell us when there is anything wrong so we can fix it and we will do the same with them.
Come Along! Have fun!!