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Flashback: Swimming pools [video]

🌧️ In the beginning of 2016, there were massive rains that damaged some of the old walls in the property… and around our region. 🚜 But in March, we decided to go ahead with the decision to build our swimming pools. 🎥 The video shows a fast-forward process that began in March and ended in June, just in […]

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Views, pool and rest

Testimonial and photos from Nicolau-Mateus family’s Summer vacation (4 people and a dog smile ) We did not want to go to the beach but we wanted water; we did not want to go too far but also not too close; it had to be able to take our Isis (our senior dog). Quinta da […]

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Douro Museum

The Douro Museum (Museu do Douro) is located in Peso da Régua, a reference place for any tourist in the Douro Valley. The permanent exhibition of the Douro Museum was redesigned in 2014. Departing from Quinta da Bouça, in Paços de Gaiolo, there are several options to get to Régua, as this city is served […]

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It’s ‘that’ time of the year!

Because our thoughts and plans are already focused on 2019, we almost bet that yours are too wink That’s why the Christmas promotion campaign has begun! Look HERE This is one of our favorite seasons of the year – upcoming Christmas means more family time, while Quinta da Bouça is at a calmer pace. And with the […]

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Keywords…

It’s always a fun exercise: to go get the words most used by our guests when they describe their holidays here in Quinta da Bouça. There are dozens of people very different from each other, of varying ages, from many countries. Still, there are terms that stand out in almost every comment or message they […]

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Festivities, Markets, Holidays and Sports

In Portugal, many municipalities hold fortnightly outdoor markets. Thus, sellers participate in several markets per month and buyers can visit the ones that are more convenient to them each week. During late Spring and all of the Summer there are more local festivities, themed markets, popular Saints celebrations and sports events. As a traveler, you can […]

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Our recommendations on the map

Here it is gathered on single map the various recommendations we make to our guests. From the nearest useful services (such as cafes, pharmacies, ATM and gas station), as the restaurants, to places to visit for their cultural or landscape interest. Down here, by clicking on the corner symbol, the map sections appear – and […]

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Bye bye, 2017 and Cheers, 2018!

For all our guests and friends, we’re sincerely grateful for this great 2017. Pictured aboce are the most popular photos from 2017 on our Instagram feed. It’s really nice to see the highlights of the vacations at Quinta da Bouça – loads of Nature, swimming pools, confortables rooms, great weather and many animals! smile The […]

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Douro SUP Expedition

Gonçalo Figueiredo e Samuel Trimble at Casa do Sobreiro, Quinta da Bouça. Oct 10th 2017

Gonçalo Figueiredo and Samuel Trimble started the Douro SUP Expedition on October 1st and stayed overnight here at Quinta da Bouça on the 10th. We are very happy that we have decided to make this invitation to both them and we are very, very fortunate to have met them personally. Is there anything better than meeting […]

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Seizing Douro river

Douro river is right here nearby and and there’s a huge wish to spend some time seizing it. Guests yearn for the landscapes, the viewpoints, the wine, the hikes, the mountain and the water streams and the river. Enjoy Douro was born in 2016 and it was with them that we debuted in Stand Up […]

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