A former monastery built in the 15th century, Convento do Espinheiro is one of the most luxurious historic hotels in Portugal. It offers 92 rooms and 5 suites, all elegantly appointed and fully equipped with all the amenities necessary to ensure an enjoyable stay. A luxury spa, a fitness centre, an indoor and an outdoor pool, an exceptional wine bar, tennis courts and beautiful gardens are also some of the facilities guests can enjoy during their stay. Whether travelling with family and pets or for business purposes, this hotel is nothing short of ideal for the most enjoyable vacation.
Fascinating for its history, authentic for its charm and only one hour away from Lisbon, the hotel has given new life to a 15th century convent, considered a national monument, where important nobles throughout history helped shape Portugal's destiny. Dominating the Alentejo plain lies Évora, a city of outstanding beauty, and classified as a UNESCO World Heritage site, it is a treasure with much to offer, not only historically and culturally, but also in gastronomy.
Many legends and miracles are linked to this convent; for example, the 1098 year old olive tree, that still produces olives and exceptional olive oil, despite its age.
Journey into the absolute cleansing of body, mind and soul and stay in tune with the pure surroundings of this unique region.
Featuring indoor and outdoor swimming pools, the hotel is situated just 2 minutes away from Vila Viçosa’s Royal Palace.
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The castle was built in the 13th century by King Dinis for his wife, Queen Isabel, who also gave her name to the castle. Many centuries later, the castle was used by the military, but an explosion destroyed a part of it, and after the government of Portugal restored it, it was opened as a hotel.
Located in the heart of Alentejo, set in a unique landscape defined by vineyards and a lake, L'AND Vineyards has 22 suites integrating modern architecture with nature whilst providing an atmosphere of understated luxury and natural beauty.
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At the country club of the hotel typical Alentejo varieties are being cultivated. A small winery built in the central building allows visitors, guests and residents to celebrate the art of wine and deepen their knowledge of wine culture. L'AND winery organizes Alentejo wine tasting, winemaking courses and cultural and gastronomic events.
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Built in the 15th century, this monastery is located close to many cathedral, temples and museums. Today it is established as a hotel, and the monks' rooms are used as the guestrooms.
Set on 13 hectares of grounds with sheep and donkeys, this bright, countryside guesthouse is 4 km away from the Almendres Cromlech megalithic complex.
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