Herdade do Nespereira


With just 4 individual villas, Herdade do Nespereira in Alentejo is a magnificent estate where guests have their own space and freedom to explore the countryside, visit local beaches or simply enjoy the amenities on site. Nespereira is just 2 minutes drive from the local village and 10 minutes away from the town of Zambujeira do Mar.  Surrounded by 240 hectares of cork forest, this chic rural retreat is serene, tranquil and totally immersed in nature.  Guests share an outdoor pool and there is a cafe with Alfresco Terrace as well as many activities for children and adults alike.  These villas are family run, the owners of Herdade do Nespereira know exactly what families with young children or teenagers need on a holiday. After 7 years in the making we are delighted to introduce this wonderful chic retreat complete with four reservoirs, a restored watermill and cork plantation.  We also offer bike hire, have a children’s caravan and play area, and a range of local activities to suit families, couples and groups.

Transformed, refreshed and revitalised, Nespereira is now ready to give friends and families the perfect inspirational holiday in one of the most beautiful areas in Portugal.  RATES INCLUDE A SPECIAL OFFER OF 30%.


Whilst not actually on the beach, some lovely beaches are less than 10 minutes drive. As Nespereira is in an area of outstanding natural beauty, the surrounding nature plays an essential role in the activities on offer for all guests during their stay. On the estate itself there is an abundance of wildlife including birds of prey, otters, turtles and hares as well as donkeys and horses which can be ridden. Children can enjoy mountain biking tours and bike maintenance workshops, swimming, table tennis and even grind corn at the old windmill and learn to make their own bread. The kids club and cinema offer daily cartoon and film screenings as well as other fun, educational and creative activities. The outdoor pool enjoys a fresh breeze from the Atlantic and is fenced off for safety. Fishing, guided bike and nature tours, a stargazing galaxy tour and bird watching as well as surfing are just some of the other activities on offer.  Nespereira also offers guests the chance to join their Hatha Yoga classes 3 times a week in the magnificent Yoga Hall which has underfloor heating, oak floors and spectacular views of the countryside. Beauty treatments and relaxing massages are also available on request.



Nespereira also has a Cafe and Alfresco Terrace serving mezes type snacks and light beverages which can be enjoyed while appreciating the views of the stunning serra. There is also a restaurant offering home cooked evening meals which can be ordered 24 hours before and is served in the intimate dining room. They can also offer a detox menu on request.

Why is it chic?
a relaxing holiday for all of the family on an expansive estate in Alentejo

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Welcome drinks and hamper

Rates at Herdade do Nespereira are per house per week.


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