Villa - Casal de Loivos, Douro Valley, Northern Portugal


12 Guests
6 bedrooms
7 bathrooms

Perched in a dramatic position on a hillside, this sleek and impressive modern villa commands breathtaking views of the iconic Douro River and its classic vineyard terraces. A sophisticated retreat for a large group, the villa offers an array of welcome features such as an outdoor pool, spa, wine cellar and games room. 

Inside, the interiors are well designed and furnished with large push-back glass windows which invite the outdoors in. Natural local materials and a neutral colour palette create a harmonious blend of modernity and tradition. The spacious living and dining areas offer the perfect backdrop for socialising and relaxation, with a well-equipped kitchen providing all the comforts of home. The five bedrooms are situated along a corridor, each with uninterrupted views and outdoor patios, with the master suite boasting a peaceful private garden and spacious bathroom. For larger groups or those seeking extra privacy, a self-contained studio cabin nestled in the vineyards provides additional accommodation options. Downstairs, a basement full of entertainment awaits, including games areas and a wine cellar carved into the rock. 

Head outside and across the lawn to the inviting pool for a swim. With its outdoor dining area and barbecue, the setting is ideal for enjoying leisurely drinks and meals together while admiring the views. 

Surrounded by vineyards and olive trees, the villa offers a prime location for exploring the Vila Real area, with wineries and river cruises within easy reach along curvy country roads. 


Main House:
Open plan living and dining room with amazing views of the valley. Well equipped kitchen with floor to ceiling windows and fabulous views. Master Suite 1 - Double (1.6m) bed. Large room. En-suite bathroom with large trough sink, walk-in shower and bidet. Access to a private patio and outdoor garden and river views. Bedroom 2 - Two twin beds or king-size bed. Small en-suite bathroom with vanity, bidet, and walk-in rain-head shower. Access to a shared patio with river views. Bedroom 3 – Two twin beds or king-size bed. Small en-suite bathroom with vanity, bidet, and walk-in rain-head shower. Access to a shared patio with river views. Bedroom 4 - Two twin beds or king-size bed. Small en-suite bathroom with vanity, bidet, and walk-in rain-head shower. Access to a shared patio with river views. Bedroom 5 – Double bed. En-suite bathroom with tub/shower combo, vanity, and bidet. Access to shared patio with river views

Bedroom 6 – CABIN IN THE VINEYARDS: Double bed. Independent studio among the vines with living area, kitchenette and bathroom with rain-head shower, large trough sink, and heated towel rail. All bedrooms include closets, linen and towels, hair dryers, blackout blinds, privacy shutters, Full length mirror, toiletries, air conditioning and Wifi.

Lower Ground Floor: Games room. Wine Cellar. Spa.

Outside: Private swimming pool. Barbecue and outdoor dining area with woodfire oven. 

Amenities: Wifi, TV – all languages, Fireplace, Fully fitted and equipped kitchen, Game room with table football, ping pong and pool tables, Heating,  Air conditioning, Spa: jacuzzi, sauna, steam room, shower and bathrooms, Wine cellar (seats 4), Private swimming pool (not heated), Barbecue and wood burning oven, lawned gardens, Gated property, 8-hectare property, Parking, highchair.

Services Included: Mid-week housekeeping for 7 days, Pool and sauna towels (changed daily), Daily continental breakfast service including cost of food. 

Services available on request, at extra charge: Wine tastings, vineyard visits, Spa treatments, gastronomy, kayaking, sightseeing, restaurants, walking, cycling, Archaeological Park of the Côa Valley, Picnics, Wine tasting dinners with local oenologist, cooking classes, photography classes, river rafting, river fishing, sailing, Grocery shopping service, Concierge services and Babysitting services. 

Location: Immerse yourself in the daily rhythms of Douro life by strolling to the nearby village. Coffee shops, quaint businesses, restaurants, and some of the most iconic estates are conveniently situated in close proximity to this villa.

Distances: 1h43-minute drive to Porto International Airport. 18-minute drive to Passadouro River Beach. 30-minute drive to Miradouro do Ujo viewpoint. 2h10-minute drive to Peneda-Gerês National Park.46-minute drive to Vila Real City Centre.

Please note: No pets allowed. Small children need constant supervision: heights, open vineyards, large open spaces, stairs. Enjoy honey, wine and products from the property.

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Standard occupancy: 12

Max occupancy: 12


Air conditioning
Private pool
Swimming pool
Barbecue grills
Bed linen
Breakfast included in price
Game room
High chair
House cleaning included
Meal included - continental breakfast
Ping pong table
Pool table / billiard
Winery tours
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