Holidays in a rural surrounding.

Quinta do Espanhol

In the heart of the medieval town of Penela, integrated in the Aldeias do Xisto grid, Quinta do Espanhol offers unique facilities for a special stay during any time of the year. The commodious manor house from the XVI century is emblazoned and luminous, and with the sizable garden evoke past epochs.

The comfort provided by the spacious rooms, the hall with a fireplace and pool table, the living room with cable tv and wifi, and the efficiency of the central heating, make this house ideal for a family vacation or a friends gathering. The interior decoration, the history and warmth, invite you to feel at home.

The town

In a peaceful region, with traditional flavours, like the famous cheese from Rabaçal, the Quinta do Espanhol is a great starting point for numerous activities. You can travel through time in the Medieval Fair in the Penela Castle or the ancient Conímbriga ruins.

The region

Coursing through the green and beautiful sights, you will find the stunning Monte de Vez, the caves, Algarinho and Talismã and the Castle of Germanelo. During warmer days, the natural pools of the Louçainha are a blessing, and the enchanted waterfall in Pedra Ferida invite you to a memorable experience.

Close to Coimbra

If you are a city person, Coimbra is just 30km away. An important urban center, with narrow roads, patios, little stairs and medieval arches, monuments and historic treasures, like the famous University, one of the oldest in the world. The access and proximity offer you different propositions on how to spend the day.

Starting on the highway A1, exit at the indication Condeixa. Follow towards Condeixa (through N1 road) until you catch the IC3 towards Tomar, after 13km exit at the Penela road sign.

You can see our availability on the Top Rural calendar or contact us directly by email, we are at your service. Whole house rental price is arround 160€ per day depending on the season.