“Quinta Nova de Nossa Senhora do Carmo is the first wine estate in the Douro to open wine tourism facilities, and is one of the most highly-rated wine tourism spots in Portugal.
Staying in the manor house of Quinta Nova de Nossa Senhora do Carmo enables guests to feel the ambience of a large Portuguese family home, surrounded by the valley’s spectacular scenery along a 1.5 km stretch of the Douro River, in one of the most emblematic zones of the region.
Here the real luxury is the ambience of the manor house, located next to the original winery, built in 1764. It offers a unique setting, defined by the historic vine terraces that span the different buildings, including a small chapel. The sophisticated and welcoming comfort of the communal areas has been carefully designed so that guests feel that they are the main protagonists, offering the ideal place to relax and enjoy life, sample some exquisite wines and calmly enjoy genuinely delicious food in the Conceitus restaurant that guarantees an excellent service, marked by an attentive and knowledgeable team.
With a unique setting overlooking the Douro River, the 11 rooms offer spectacular views over the centuries-old terraced vineyards – a breath taking landscape. In the morning guests are welcomed at a huge farm table with a delicious traditional breakfast. The interior spaces include the winter room and small private game rooms, which are only available to guests. The gardens are surrounded by centuries-old trees, cypresses and native plants that invite visitors to take a dip in the small pool overlooking the vineyards and visit the calm and picturesque chapel built in 1795. During the stay, it is also possible to take an invigorating walk along the three routes signalled in the Estate, spanning eight kilometres, which offer the chance to experience the true spirit of the region.
Beautifully furnished and decorated with different styles of furniture from the region and Portugal in general, these rooms represent the essence of living in a Douro estate. Immerse yourself in the comfort of tradition, with privileged views over the ancient terraced vineyards.
Between gardens and terraces, you can find the pool between vineyards, a chapel, a terrace under a branched pergola and access to the restaurant, a winter garden or fruit orchards, historical sites and unique places worthen a visit.
It´s an invitation to an authentic experience of the valley spirit, offering wine activities, pedestrian footpaths and tours around historical sites of the estate, besides many other options, framed with a breathtaking view!”
This well-know wine estate with great services, facilities and a breathtaking view will give you an authentic experience. Feel at home as you discover all the secrets, culture and traditions this place holds, as you enjoy your stay.