Casas da Lapa is a small, family run boutique hotel that sits on the slopes of Serra da Estrela, Portugal surrounded by an area of national park. This village house has been restored and transformed into is former glory using traditional methods and materials including stone and local wood. Whilst the interiors show off the exquisite taste and contemporary design of the owners resulting in a cosy and sophisticated Chic Retreat.
Quinta da Palmeira, a stunning 13 room boutique hotel situated in Arganil, central Portugal. The stylish rooms are exceptional value and the setting, complete with lovely gardens and pool, is tranquil and far from the madding crowd.