Sunny Portugal Tour (12D/11N)from €420
12 days, 11 nights
When To Go:
QUINTA DAS MURTAS
This rustic 19th-century manor house is set within peaceful gardens in the Sintra-Cascais Natural Park. Quinta Das Murtas features an outdoor pool, a jacuzzi and free Wi-Fi in public areas.
The guest rooms are decorated in the authentic style of a Portuguese villa, some with antique furniture and neutral décor. All rooms feature an en suite bathroom, and some have views overlooking the UNESCO heritage town of Sintra.
Breakfast here is continental bufet served in the breakfast rooms.
There are also plenty of cafés and restaurants in Sintra, which is a short walk from the hotel.
The Quinta’s gardens are a tranquil haven full of birds and plants, as well as the outdoor pool and sun terrace. There is excellent hiking nearby, including the 2 km walk to Pena Palace, the oldest palace to have been inspired by European Romanticism.