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HOTEL RURAL QUINTA DO SILVAL
The Hotel Quinta do Silval, located on the left margin of Pinhão River, near to Vale de Mendiz, is the first Vinic Hotel of the Demarcated Region of Douro and is the pride of its owner the Sociedade da Casa Agricola da Quinta do Silval. The hotel is magnificently built over the mythic Pinhão River, in a property with patrimonial and landscape value where every year the best grapes of Douro originate the best Port and Douro wines.The Hotel bathed by the sun all day long and immersed in tradition, allows the visitor to enjoy the beauty of the entire region considered World Heritage by Unesco and to know the history of the first Demarcated Region of the World, founded by the first minister Marquês de Pombal, 250 years ago.The Hotel Rural Quinta do Silval opened recently and it allies the charisma, comfort and new technologies with a typical Douro arquitecture, offering a dining room where one can experience the traditional gastronomy of this region and a Tasting room to taste the best wines.