UNESCO Word Heritage Listed, the vineyards which spread out below this serene Six Senses property form the oldest demarcated wine region in the world. Blending sympathetically with its surroundings the hotel comprises an immaculately restored nineteenth century manor house incorporating contemporary interiors; rooms featuring floor to ceiling windows to frame the views. Amidst the vines stand a collection of one, two and three bedroom villas and apartments melding the gleam of chrome with the warmth of wood, their sink-in sofas facing the fireplace, while in the garden of the villas a private pool provides cool respite. Seasonal menus based on local ingredients highlight the cuisine at Vale de Abraão with its open kitchen, terrace and dining room, or try a riverside table pop-up dining experience. Enjoy a visit to a winery or nearby monastery before meeting up at the Wine Library & Terrace for pre-dining drinks. The spa has a heated indoor pool and unique Alchemy Bar for revitalising potions; further recreations include river cruises and sightseeing flights.
Prices include flights, 7 nights accommodation with breakfast and private transfers.
Our pricing aims to give an indication of the prices in low and high season. Low season for Portugal is generally between the months of November to March, high season runs from June to October. Prices are based on 2 sharing (unless otherwise indicated) and include return economy flights from London. Regional departures, child prices and single supplements are available on request. Date restrictions, terms and conditions apply to our special offers, please call for details.
Southern Portugal including the Algarve enjoys a Mediterranean climate with hot dry summers and mild winters. July and August are hot but temperatures are moderated by sea breezes. A good time to visit Portugal is May to June and September to October, where days are pleasantly warm and sunny. Madeira is a good year-round destination with temperatures remaining pleasantly mild over the winter months.
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