Villa - Cantina de Ventozelo, Douro Valley, Northern Portugal


11 Guests
6 bedrooms
8 bathrooms

Nestled in the heart of the scenic Douro Valley, this newly renovated villa is the ideal retreat for a large group seeking a memorable villa holiday experience. Set against a backdrop of lush forests and vineyards, the villa provides a secluded escape accessible via a scenic drive through Quinta do Ventozelo's picturesque vineyards. As a villa guest, you'll enjoy exclusive access to the hotel's amenities, including the restaurant and wine bar, along with complimentary experiences such as a museum visit and winery tour.

Originally constructed as a colonial-style hunting lodge in the 18th Century, this villa seamlessly blends classic charm with modern comforts. Step inside to discover six en-suite bedrooms, elegant lounge areas, a library, and a grand dining room surrounding a central courtyard. The fully fitted kitchen is a culinary haven, while the fireplace adds both warmth and character to the interior. Outside, the infinity pool beckons for private swims, offering unrivalled panoramas of the Douro Valley River and the surrounding vineyards.

With the hotel and restaurant a short walk away, convenience meets luxury in this idyllic retreat. Surrounded by vineyards and olive trees overlooking the Douro Valley River, this villa serves as the perfect base for exploring the Vila Real area. Guests can embark on scenic winery tours, leisurely river cruises and cultural excursions, all within easy reach.


Living room with open fireplace open plan with dining room. Multiple interior sitting areas. Library. Formal dining area. Bedroom 1 - Two narrow twins or queen-size bed. En-suite bathroom with shower. Bedroom 2 - Two narrow twins or queen-size bed. En-suite bathroom with shower. Bedroom 3 – Two narrow twins or queen-size bed. En-suite bathroom with shower. Bedroom 4 – Double bed. En-suite bathroom with shower. Bedroom 5 – Double bed. En-suite bathroom with shower. Bedroom 6 – Double bed. En-suite bathroom with shower. All bedrooms include closets, heated towel rail, hotel quality linen and towels, hair dryers, air conditioning, heating and Wifi. 

Outside: Infinity pool with magnificent views. Furnished pool terrace.

Amenities: Smart televisions in living areas, Air conditioning, heating, Wi-Fi throughout, Fully fitted and equipped kitchen, Multiple interior sitting areas, Library, Formal dining area, Wood-burning fireplace, Private wine tastings and tours, Access to the hotel restaurant and wine bar, Seasonal activities at the winery, Parking for 6 cars with electric and Tesla chargers, Use of Heliport and pier Infinity pool with magnificent views, Furnished pool terrace. 

Services Included: Daily breakfast included, Daily housekeeping, Change of towels and linens twice a week, welcome bottle of wine and Visit to the museum and tour of the winery (Wine tasting can be booked for extra cost).

Services available on request, at extra charge: Itinerary planning – pre and post-arrival, Round-trip airport transportation, Grocery shopping services, Babysitting services, Organizing car and golf cart rentals, Booking tours, excursions and restaurant reservations. 

Location: This private home is part of the Ventozelo Hotel and Quinta experience, enjoying access to the restaurant and wine bar as well as activities such as wine tours and other experiences.

Distances:  2 hours by car to Porto National Airport. 10-minute walk to Ventozelo Hotel and Quinta restaurant and wine bar (about 1km). 1 hour by car to Vila Real. 1 hour 15 mins by car to Viseu. 2 hours by car to Braga. 2 hours 10 mins by car to Geres National Park.

Please note: No pets allowed. Animal trophies on the wall. Lunch and dinner preparation available when booked in advance (€). The pool terrace with bathrooms can be prepared for events upon request (€). Rates for this home are dynamic and may vary. Price will be confirmed at time of reservation. Please inquire for rates.


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Standard occupancy: 11

Max occupancy: 11


Air conditioning
Private pool
Bed linen
Breakfast included in price
Full kitchen
House cleaning included
Meal included - continental breakfast
Walking distance from a restaurant
Winery tours
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