Mesao Frio Cottage Rental Photos and Description
6 peolple, 3 bedroom , 4 bathroom sleeps up 7-8 +2 cots
The best way to discover the world heritage Douro Region is tour start Peso da Régua to Pinhão and enjoy the rural life, the vineyards and the landscapes of immeasurable beauty.
This is a renovated Cottage located on the right side of the Douro valley, splendid views overlooking the river situated in the frontier two vineyard region (The 'Vinho Verde' and 'Vinho do Porto'). Fully air conditioned with satellite TV - Internet .Fully fenced, separate barbecue area, outside table, chairs, 4 sun loungers. It was an agricultural place, keeping the natural basis intact. It is recommended for the people that want break the city stress , to have some quiet days, outside of urban centers . For the flower-power. Those who are seeking inspiration. A famous Portuguese writer from the XIX century Eça de Queirós proofed it in his romance City and the Mountains. It's good for appreciating nature and the biodiversity which is amazing . unique. The birds singing are attracted for the perfume of the natural trees and flowers. The olive, famous orange and cherries trees are only possible for one special micro climate.
Perfect Peace : Away from the stress of the City, the Douro Valley is an ideal place to relax. It is ‘The Tourism of Silence’. This is something sought by generations in ancient monasteries, convents, and cottages, lovingly restored to provide very special destinations for travellers.
Our Cottage Vista Alegre is one such place. A stay in Cottage Vista Alegre will offer you the peace of the Douro Valley, and the chance to visit many magical places, without the usual crowds, and a good starting point for exploring the World Heritage Douro region.
Everything about the Douro is designed to prevent stress, to be enjoyed at your own pace. The cottage offers plenty of space to relax, to read a book or simply chill out in the sunshine.
Discover the Douro by boat, road or train.
The important thing is that the silence is there for you when you need it; to be explored alone or in a group. To view the Douro from the waters edge or from the hill top inspires silence in itself.
Organize a pleasant tour and discover : Know where wine oporto born,landscapes and terraces of immeasurable beauty. Go Peso da Régua, Pinhão, Lamego.Stop and taste FAMOUS VINHO DO PORTO in producers companies, wine and gastronomie wait for you order .Visit the farmer's house allows you to understand the rural life and their activities during a year. Depart to adventure discover Douro Verde other beauty countryside.Enjoy region the heritages remnants from stone-age,the ruins, the old Mosteiros with paintings and panels, churches and religious art, old bridges,the dams (Carrapatelo), the roman road /rail (Viae privatae, rusticae, glareae and agrariae) and of course 'VINHO VERDE' where you can taste with fantastic meals. Visit Foz Côa ( Foz Coa palaeolitical rock carvings ) =100 Km
On the threshold of the Port wine-growing region, the counties of Resende and Baião are known, however, for another agricultural produce: cherries, in whose honour a festival is held each May, attracting large of numbers visitors.
Care your Health : In the other side the river you can take baths in SPA Arêgos, dated year 1102. The spa waters are sulphurous, fluorinated, hypothermal and hyposaline with a pH level of 9.1 and temperature of 63ºC; they are recommended for the treatment of diseases of the respiratory system, rheumatism and musculoskeletal diseases and skin diseases.
Internal swimming pool thermal water all year.
Seasonal swimming pool at outside area.
And discover the beauty countryside
- children welcome
- pets not allowed
- wheelchair inaccessible
- Long-term Renters Welcome
Guestbook comments from the owner
Saramago has told about the heavenly beauties of these valleys. we could imagine no better location to experience this . Clean, confortable and with an unforgettable views. The cottage will be surely one of our sweetest memories of this trip across Portugal. We will come back !
Thank you. Un Caro saluto, liebe Grube.