Located west of” Serra da Estrela", this palatial house with a private chapel, built in the end of the XVIII century , allows in the winter time a romantic stay with the possibility to enjoy winter sports like skiing and snowboarding at only a few minutes’ drive.
In summer time the temperature is mild, encouraging the practice of hiking and discovering Portuguese heritage history, and to surrender to a breathtaking landscape, and a delightful gastronomy.
Places to Visit:
Igreja de Santa Maria Maior - Baroque church
Igreja de São Francisco - Gothic church.
Igreja da Misericórdia- Mannerist church
Capela de São João de Malta - small chapel that once belonged to the Order of Malta;
Capela Românica de S. Martinho - Romantic chapel.
Capela do Calvário - Gothic chapel
Torre de S. Tiago - An ex-libris of Covilhã from where it’s possible to overview the entire city
Real Fábrica de Panos - Royal clothing manufacturing, founded by the Marquis of Pombal in 1764. Currently converted into a Museum of Wool;
Muralhas da Covilhã
Monumento a Nossa Senhora da Boa Estrela - Monument carved into the rock, in honor of the saint patron of shepherds. Located next to the Tower, the highest point in mainland Portugal.
In this refuge house you can benefit from:
Bedroom (double bed);
Living room (sofa bed) with fireplace
TV and internet
Perfect surroundings for a romantic experience for two, or a challenging adventure for a small group of friends, come and meet us!