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History

House of São João

House of S. João (111796/AL) or Reymão is a manor house that dates back to the 18th century.
It is one of the most noble estates in the parish of Santa Marta de Portuzelo.
It is 3 km from the historic city of Viana do Castelo and close to the mouth of the Lima River.
The typical construction of the area creates a pleasant temperature throughout the year.

Furnished in a traditional Portuguese style, it has several rooms that maintain the elegance of its more than 250 years of history, while offering the amenities of today.
Surrounded by vineyards, fruit trees and grassland, it is ideal for long and relaxing walks.
The pool, located in front of the house, is surrounded by a large lawn.

Bedrooms

Bedrooms

You can live an experience in the past with rooms based on the XVIII century and with all the quality of today.

Nature

Nature

With the vast green spaces, you can enjoy a true country house experience.

Events

Events

We have a large outdoor space with the possibility of reserving it for holding events to your liking.

Pool

Pool

Exclusive pool for use of the house with 5×10 meters of area and 1.6m of maximum depth.

Free Wi-Fi

The house has internet in all rooms.

Laundry

It has a washing machine, drying machine, ironing board and iron.

Kitchen

Fully equipped kitchen, with oven and gas stove. It has a dishwasher, fridge, freezer and various kitchen utensils.

WELFARE

Amenities

Culture of the Region

Nature

The Atlantic coast of Minho has excellent beaches. The beaches of Afife, Carreço and Cabedelo are about a 15-minute drive away.
Peneda-Gerês National Park with 72,000 hectares that encompass territories from the municipalities of Arcos de Valdevez to Terras do Bouro.

Sports

Ponte de Lima Golf (20 km) is a true paradise for golfers.
The Viana do Castelo Marina features a Sailing Club, where sailing and windsurfing are practiced.
You can go canoeing in the natural lagoons of Serra d`Arga. There are several organizations to support professionals or amateurs.

Gastronomy

Suggestion:
-One of the most famous restaurants in the area, “o Camelo” the Camel – specializing in traditional Portuguese cuisine – is less than 100 meters away.
-An excellent bakery to have breakfast, on the same street less than 25 meters away.

Parties

Traditional festivals with specific gastronomy, fireworks, music and folkloric ranch.

Some examples of Minho parties:

– Feast of Senhora D’Agonia, in Viana do Castelo;
– Festivals of the New Fairs, in Ponte de Lima;
– Senhora da Franqueira Party, in Barcelos;
– Festival of Alvarinho and Fumeiro de Melgaço, in Melgaço;
– Municipal celebrations in honor of Santa Rita de Cássia, in Caminha.

Location

There are all kinds of infrastructures in a relatively short distance from the house:
hypermarkets, health center, pharmacy, restaurants, cafes, patisseries, etc.