Herdade dos Grous
Fields and vineyards as far as the eyes can see, picturesque white Alentejo villages, gnarled olive trees, shade-giving cork oak forests - this is the scenery of the VILA VITA estate Herdade dos Grous.
The "Estate of Cranes" - as Herdade dos Grous can be translated - is an upscale estate with vineyard sites, olive groves, colourful gardens, its own horse breeding and animal husbandry and a 80 ha artificial lake. Its guests can learn everything about horses, the cultivation of olives, organic farming and the production of premium wine.
The idyllic country estate accommodate its guests in 24 spacious and lovely decorated rooms in the typical Alentejo style. They feature modern amenities. The finish off the day comfortably, they all have a private fireplace.
The chefs of the restaurant combine the traditional cuisine of the Alentejo with the latest trends of the modern art of cooking. To a great extent they prepare their dishes with organic products cultivated at the farm of the estate. At the cozy wine bar, you can taste the fine wines of the vineyard.
Besides a guided tour through the wine cellar and informative wine tasting sessions, there is a merely infinite variety of further activities. For example, you can discover the picturesque countryside while riding out with a horse from their own breeding or you can explore the lavish grounds at a dizzy height during a hot air balloon ride.
- 24 rooms and suites
- 730 ha country and wine-growing estate
- Artificial lake
- Restaurant with panoramic terrace
- Wine bar, wine cellar
- 2 swimming pools
- Sauna, gym
- Sports: tennis, horse riding, fishing, quad biking
- Guided tours and wine tasting sessions
- High ropes course, hot air balloon rides
- Fireplace by the lake