Solar de Vilela in Santo Tirso, Porto
Originally built in 1731, this house is steeped in history, splendour and grandeur, maintaining its original features without compromising on modern comforts. This villa is ideal for large groups looking for something a little bit special and unusual for their holiday. Lovingly restored and renovated, history buffs will love the charm of the place, with its traditional artwork, tapestries, and antiques in every nook and cranny. Guests at Solar de Vilela will feel as if they have stepped back in time, to a period where royalty and nobility graced these halls for grand dinners and balls. However, guests do not need to concede on comfort, as all modern amenities have been catered for such as modern bathrooms and fully-fitted kitchen (including a dishwasher), as well as free WiFi and fabulous pool table – set-up in the library. Set in an elevated position among well-kept lawns and gardens, the house and private pool enjoy uninterrupted views of the surrounding countryside, ideal for lovers of nature and hiking. A leisurely 10 minute stroll down the long sweeping drive will bring you to the charming local village where there is a lovely little bakery, perfect for picking up fresh baked bread and treats, plus a café and restaurant.
- Detached property
- Satellite TV
- Private drive
- Washing machine
- Fridge & Freezer
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