Herdade Água D'Alte
A LUXURY RETREAT IN THE ALENTEJO, PORTUGAL
In the Wine and Flavours Route
Herdade de Água d’Alte is an homestead with 100ha in the Alentejo, stretches trough the Serra D'Ossa, near the Redondo Village, in the Évora Region and endowed with stunning natural beauty.
Our Team works everyday for a Premium Service and to understand the needs and wills of our guests and to provide them a stay that exceeds their expectations. That was the mission that the present owners took in
hands when, in 2012, they decided to completely renovate Água d’Alte, which was part of Aldeia da Serra village until the 50’s of the 20th century.
At Herdade Água d’Alte you’ll find that all details are cared for. There are two double bedrooms, two junior suites, three master suites and one Villa (T1), all on the ground floor with direct access to the outside, for more
privacy. All of them have their own terraces and views over the mountains and the state olive groves, where there are flocks of sheep grazing every day. In the “Xisto” House you’ll find dining and living room areas, with
bar, TV, library and fireplace for the colder evenings.
Taking advantage of the beauty of its location and the greenery surroundings, this charming upscale rural tourism property is the right place for you to relax and be in touch with Mother Nature.
You may also like to know that you’re only 30 minutes from the largest artificial dam in Europe, the Alqueva, that can offer you plenty of water activities.
For wine lovers, very near from here Wine Tastings can be arranjed in ones of the most representative Wineries of the Alentejo.
If you prefer to stay in the property, don’t miss the outdoor pool, which is chlorine free, and the colonial Lounge (serving light lunches on the warm season) that offer you breathtaking views over the surrounding area.
Not to be miss…
Our Cooking classes (book in advance), an opportunity to get to know other guests and to learn the regional gastronomy.
Our dinners (reservations until the eve) with local products and vegetables from our garden.
Our Pottery lessons with the help of a master Potter in this art, which is so important in this region, where the first clay artefacts are dated IV century B.C.
For hiking lovers, hiking on the mountain trails, passing by the megalithic monuments and have a picnic, is a "must do".
You can also try on a hot air balloon ride, which will take up to the Alentejo skies ending with a toast with sparling wine and Alentejo cheeses.
Or at last, relax at the Wellness Place with a body massage with a fantastic country side view.
Guests can be helped with road-books for their visits to the region that has a cultural and historic patrimony that is worthy of visiting, such as Évora, Vila Viçosa, Monsaraz and more then a dozen of medieval castles and
Less than one and half hour driving away from Lisbon, Água d’Alte is the perfect place for your rest. Apart from the fantastic sky and landscapes, the splendid Alentejo food and wines, and worm reception, here you can
“hear the silence”, you can “feel” the Nature, and you can reduce your hart-beats. Can also be rented for groups in "Exclusivity".
We feel great to Welcome you in this special hideaway in the heart of Alentejo!