Hillside,a charming stone-built country house with a one acre rural estate, situated in a small village on the slopes above Valenca and the Minho Valley. There are two guest rooms on the first floor with independent access and sharing a large sheltered porch with views over the river valley and surrounding countryside. The individually decorated rooms, with their romantic atmosphere, have en-suite or private facilities according to your choice. The perfect setting to relax or an ideal centre to explore the beautiful frontier lands of the "Baixo Minho" with its fortified towns, marvellous views and wonderful scenery. You can start your day with the special Hillside Breakfast including locally produced jam and honey and home-baked cake and cookies. Dinners from the a-la-carte menu are available by prior arrangement.
|Address :||TAIAO, Lugar de Cima,
|Host(s) :||Keith Parsons and Kuky Dainow|
|Phone :||00351 251818346|
|Website :||HILLSIDE HOUSE Website|
|Language(s) spoken :||English and Spanish|
|Bathroom :||Private en-suite or private according to room||Breakfast Style :||Continental Full English with 5EUR suplement|
|Allows smoker(s)? :||Yes Only in exteriors||Children Allowed? :||Yes Cot available|
|Pet(s) at home? :||No||Internet access? :||Yes In bedrooms|
|Wheelchair Accessible? :||No Bedrooms on first floor with stairs||Parking Available? :||Yes On site|
|Central heating, TV and tea making facilities in rooms. Snacks available.
Lounge shared with owners with TV and Library. Loungers, sofa and armchairs inguests porch. Garden terrace.
Two bicycles are available for guests.
|Payment & Polices|
|Price Range :||75-120 EUR|
|Payment Methods :|
|Check In/Check Out :||15.00 HOURS/BY 12.00 HOURS|
|Cancellation :||A 30% non-refundable deposit is payable on booking.|
|What to see & do :||Numerous walking trails of varying difficulty in the area. Monte do Faro and Monte Aloia Natural Parks.Ecopista 16km cycle route. Fishing, Rowing and Canoeing on the river.
Valenca is one of the largest 18C fortified towns in Europe. Market and Shopping.
Medievil Tui on the Spanish side of the river with fortified romanic cathedral.
Caminha and La Guardia with Monte Santa Tegra and its primitive celtic settlement and spectacular views over the Minho Estuary and Atlantic Coast.
Oporto and Santiago de Compostela are only one hour away by car.
Beaches of the Rias Baixas and Portuguese coasts only 40min drive.
|Nearby town(s) :||VALENCA 10min, TUI 15min, VIGO 30min, OPORTO 1h|
|Follow instructions for Hillside House, TAIAO in Google or request specific directions from owners. We are only 10minutes from the centre of VALENCA|
|HILLSIDE AT NIGHT|
FAMILY SUITE (max. four adults)
Prices : Use of the Magnolia and Venetian Rooms with shared bathroom facilities. 120 Euros/night including the special Hillside Breakfast.