Vineyard Home Flying High over the Douro River

Alijo, Vila Real District
  • 6 Bedrooms
  • 7.5 Bathrooms
  • 12 Guests

The Home

Soar like an eagle from its dramatic aerie, this Douro Valley rental home leaves you with the sensation of flying high above the meandering curves and classic vine terraces of the great Douro River. From this vantage point, you can see the glorious vineyards and golden river valley below for miles and miles, leaving no doubt as to why the BBC claims this region provides the “best river view in the world”. Surrounded by drama, with an undeniable sensation of freedom and space, this sleek and impressive home makes quite the impact!

Reached via an electronic gate and surrounded by lush vineyards, the aerodynamic home, almost indistinguishable from the green surroundings, appears to be at one with nature. Jaw-dropping views meet dramatic architecture, natural light bathes the home and large push-back glass windows throughout let nature flood in. Utilizing natural local materials like flint, slate and hardwoods, while an urban...

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Home Features

Enjoy the comforts of home and beyond with these distinctive features.

Air Conditioning




Pets Allowed

Building Elevator

Free Parking

Concierge Services





All Stays Include

We believe certain amenities should be standard. Every home comes outfitted with these best-in-class essentials for a worry-free stay.

24/7 Support
Professional Cleaning
High-Speed WiFi
Kitchen Essentials
Starter Kit of Bathroom Amenities
Premium Linens and Towels

Home Details

Beds & Bath

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Bedroom 1
1 Double Bed
Bedroom 2
2 Twin Beds
Bedroom 3
2 Twin Beds
Bedroom 4
2 Twin Beds
Bedroom 5
1 Double Bed
Bedroom 6
1 Double Bed


Free Parking

Parking Available


Private Parking

Pool: Private

Pool: Community

Sauna: Private

No Pets Allowed





Outdoor Furniture





Air Conditioning: Central

Outdoor Dining Area


The Neighborhood

House surrounded by vineyards and olives trees overlooking the Douro Valley River in the Vila Real area. A great location to visit wineries and enjoy river cruises.

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Things To Know


Payment and Cancellation - 90 Day Policy

Grace Period:

  • Guests may cancel for free provided that: (1) cancellation is within 48-hours of reservation request, and (2) reservation request was made 11 days before arrival.

Payment Policy:

  • 90 days or less prior to arrival: Guests pay 100% at time of reservation.
  • More than 90 days before arrival: Guests pay 50% at time of reservation (non-refundable), the remaining 50% will be charged 90 days prior to arrival.
  • For guests paying with points: 100% of payment will be deducted at time of reservation, once booking is verified within 48 hours.

Cancellation Policy:

  • 90 days or less prior to arrival: No refund issued, unless ‘Grace Period’ applies.
  • More than 90 days before arrival: initial 50% payment is forfeited; the remaining 50% will not be charged.
  • For guests paying with points more than 90 days before arrival: 50% of points taken are forfeited; the remaining 50% will be refunded within 5-10 business days.

House Rules

  • Included
  • - Housekeeping and linen change every 3 days
  • - Daily continental breakfast
  • - Pool and sauna towels (changed daily) 
  • - Wi-Fi
  • - A/C
  • Know Before You Go
  • - Several bedrooms have locked off owner's closets but still plenty of closet space for guests needs
  • - Stairs to basement area
  • - Property is located very high in the valley
  • - Curvy roads to reach the home
  • - Small children need constant supervision: heights, open vineyards, large open spaces, stairs.
  • - Enjoy honey, wine and products from the property (€)
  • - A security deposit might be required after booking confirmation (PT0148)
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