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Holiday Accommodation Details

Portugal Minho Trek

On this trek we offer mostly 3-4* hotels with 2 nights spent in lovely cottage style houses. You have the option to upgrade on 6 nights (all but your last night). These have all been chosen for their charm, location and friendliness. All rooms have a private bathroom, mostly with a shower over the bath. The hotels will let you know about any local specialities for dinner and a buffet-style continental breakfast.

Below is a brief description of our normal hotels, however, if full, we may change the hotel to something similar.

Nights 1 & 2: Your first two nights are spent in the lovely village of Soajo right in the heart of the Parque Nacional da Peneda-Gerês, quite close to the Spanish border. For our standard grade accommodation, you will stay in a cottage where provisions are in place for you to make your own breakfast in the kitchenette (including freshly baked bread!). All rooms feature free Wi-Fi, television, tea/coffee making facilities and private bathroom with WC, shower and hairdryer.

If opting for higher grade accommodation, your first two nights are spent in a traditional style house which is very beautiful with brilliant hosts. Most rooms have a balcony overlooking the lovely Soajo hills. Breakfast is served in their homely kitchen with a typical old bread oven. All rooms feature free Wi-Fi, television and private bathroom with WC, shower and hairdryer.

Night 3: Our standard grade is a charming hotel next to the river fondly known as the 'Hotel for Poets'. Some rooms have views of the beautiful river and gardens. All rooms feature free Wi-Fi, television and private bathroom with WC, shower and hairdryer.

Our higher grade hotel is set in an old manor house by the church, this hotel has been restored and furnished in a grand style. There is a large lounge/games room, an outdoor pool, gym and sauna. A continental breakfast is served in the old kitchen. All rooms feature free Wi-Fi, television and private bathroom with WC, shower and hairdryer.

Night 4: Our standard grade option is a small hotel which used to house a grocery store; the comfortable rooms are themed around the buildings history. You enter through the old shop, now a quirky cafe where you have your breakfast. All rooms feature free Wi-Fi, television, tea/coffee making facilities and private bathroom with WC, shower and hairdryer.

Our higher grade hotel is located next to the historical centre of Ponte de Lima and is also very close to the towns beautiful river. It features a small spa area with lush gardens where you can enjoy a peaceful evening. A lovely buffet breakfast is served consisting of dishes made with seasonal ingredients. All rooms feature free Wi-Fi, television, air conditioning, private balcony and private bathroom with WC, shower/bath and hairdryer.

Night 5: Our standard grade hotel is just a few minutes’ walk from the town centre and is welcoming and comfortable with a lovely indoor pool to relax in. Breakfast is a buffet with plenty of choice. All rooms feature free Wi-Fi, television, air con, safe and private bathroom with WC, shower/bath and hairdryer.

If you opt for our higher grade hotel, this is a very atmospheric 16th century manor house with a lovely piano bar and beautiful garden with cascade. An excellent breakfast is provided with both hot and cold buffet choices. All rooms feature free Wi-Fi, television, air con, safe and private bathroom with WC, shower/bath and hairdryer.

Night 6: Our standard grade hotel is just a few metres from the lovely promenade and offers views of both the Atlantic Ocean and mountains of Vila Praia de Âncora. Bicycles are available to rent from the hotel if you would like to explore the town further. Meals are not included here but there is a wide selection of restaurants to enjoy your breakfast and dinner at. All rooms feature free Wi-Fi, television, air con and private bathroom with WC, shower/bath and hairdryer.

Our higher grade hotel is located near a lovely seaside resort and may look small from the outside but it is surprisingly large inside. It has a bar/lounge and an outdoor pool as well as a snooker room. Breakfast is an excellent buffet with lots of choice. All rooms feature free Wi-Fi, television and private bathroom with WC, shower/bath and hairdryer.

Night 7: This hotel is an 18th century manor house, the front is the old building and the rear is a modern group of ‘premium rooms’ which swivels 35 degrees twice a day to change the view! The rooms are themed around painting, graphic design, street art or fashion. There is a lounge, games room, pool, garden and restaurant where they are very proud of their large selection of regional wines. Breakfast is an extensive buffet. All rooms feature free Wi-Fi, television, air con, safe and private bathroom with WC, shower and hairdryer.  


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