The Most Beautiful Hotels & Retreats in the Nature of Portugal

In Portugal, there’s an atmosphere that many travelers instantly fall in love with. This ambiance is best described as romantic, charming, and relaxed. You can experience this blend all over the country, but there are certain places where you can immerse yourself in it even more.In Portugal, you’ll find many country houses transformed into luxury B&Bs or retreats. These country houses are often situated on large estates where they keep animals and grow their own food. Here, you can relax, meet other people, surf, take a yoga class, and much more.Some are very luxurious, others are entirely ecological, or offer stunning views. Whichever you choose, you’ll taste that ambiance we’re talking about at all of them!

Conversas de Alpendre

Stay in style and tranquility at this delightful hotel. It’s located in the eastern part of Algarve, in the Ria Formosa Natural Park known for its 60-kilometer-long paradisiacal lagoon with numerous islands boasting pristine white beaches. There’s a lovely swimming pool, and the hotel is surrounded by a large orchard. The hotel’s styling has received a lot of attention, and you’ll be amazed at every turn. There are comfortable seating areas everywhere, and the rooms are fully equipped. Want a truly romantic stay? Book the treehouse with a spectacular view!

Double room starting at $150 per night

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Quinta Alma

You can’t get much closer to nature than this. In this ecological retreat, you’ll sleep in a luxury tent in the mountains of Monchique, right next to Aljezur. The retreat is situated on a 50-hectare piece of land and is just a 10-minute drive from the beautiful coast. Quinta Alma is not only a retreat but also a farm, so if you love animals, you’re in the right place. There are donkeys, sheep, dogs, cats, and chickens on the farm! The owners of Quinta Alma also grow their own food, and you’ll enjoy a delicious breakfast in the morning. So, it’s not just a place to stay; it’s a whole experience to be here.

Double tent starting at $130 per night

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Farmhouse Of The Palms

This is a typical Portuguese B&B with whitewashed walls, terracotta floors, and a stunning view over the Algarve countryside. The building is over 200 years old and was fully renovated in style a few years ago. This small-scale boutique B&B has 7 rooms, so it’s never crowded at the pool, and you’ll have plenty of privacy. The Belgian owners will go out of their way to make your stay unforgettable.

Double room starting at $135 per night

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Herdade do Amarelo Nature & Spa

Immerse yourself in luxury at Herdade do Amarelo. There’s no doubt you’ll find complete zen in this hotel. Each room offers a breathtaking view and a delightful whirlpool bath. In addition to the comfortable stay, you can also book various relaxing activities on-site, such as a Turkish steam bath, a private Jacuzzi with mountain views, massages, horseback riding, boat tours, or stand-up paddleboarding. You won’t have a dull moment here.

Double room starting at $170 per night

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Herdade da Matinha Country House

Nestled in the heart of nature, in a beautiful valley, you’ll find this amazing country house. Besides offering a delightful stay, they also provide a wide range of activities. You can attend yoga classes, get a relaxing massage, enjoy a picnic in nature, go hiking, biking, or horseback riding with one of their 10 horses. There’s also a restaurant serving delicious dishes. In short, you won’t be short of anything here.

Double room starting at $175 per night

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Luz Charming Houses

Are you traveling from Lisbon to Porto? Then Luz Charming Houses is a fantastic hotel to spend a few nights in between. The super cozy atmosphere, beautiful garden, and lovely wellness area make it a delightful stay. In the morning, you’ll enjoy a lavish breakfast, and the staff goes out of their way to make you feel right at home.

Double room starting at $120 per night

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Vila Monte Farm House

Last but certainly not least: Vila Monte Farm House. This hotel is a bit larger than the ones mentioned above, but it still maintains a very cozy atmosphere. This is partly thanks to the beautiful garden where you’ll find many inviting seating areas. There are also two pools, and during the winter months, they are wonderfully heated. The rooms are extremely spacious, beautifully decorated, and fully equipped. Furthermore, you don’t have to leave the premises for great food. There’s an excellent restaurant here where they prepare delicious dishes!

Double room starting at $120 per night

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