Glamping, camping & lodging in North Portugal

straw bale eco lodge Portugal

Eco-lodge The Straw Bale Hut

The Straw Bale Cabin is the perfect back to basic country holiday cottage; peaceful, relaxing and environmentally friendly.  The curvy, clay plastered walls, wooden beam and deep, wooden windowsills give the cabin the feel of an old country cottage.  It is located on the low end of the sloping terrain, overviewing the mountainous landscape and the hundreds of years old granite stone dry stacked walls dividing the terrain into layers. Read more…

mountain log cabin bedroom

3 sturdy Mountain Lodges

Our mountain lodges have been designed & tuned for the ultimate nature experience. Built with sturdy logs, we’ve managed to maintain the amazing view with lots of windows and a big front porch. The cabins offer a comfy stay throughout the year, thanks to natural building materials and good insulation. As such, we’ve been able to lower our ecological footprint. Find out more…



For those really wanting to go back to basic, we have a few spacious camping pitches, or which only 2 are suited for (small!) camperbusses, type VW e.g.
During school summer holidays, Quinta Rural is traffic-free (loading and unloading only) and we can only allow tents. Open 1st of May till 30th of September. Reservation required during high season & upfront contact (mail or phone) during off season. Find out more…


Furnished Farmers Tents a.k.a. back to basic Glamping

Camping is still the best way to enjoy Portugals sense of freedom, surrounded by nothing but space, rural life and nature. However, tagging along all equipment and utensils needed for camping, from air matrass to cooker, is not all that! Especially if you want to travel light weight, e.g. when flying to Portugal, or when travelling with kids.
Our furnished farmers tents give you the best of camping, without the hassle. A 27 m2 tent, with beds for four (5th is possible), a small cooking area and indoor and outdoor seating, placed upon a wooden platform and with the best view ever. Mounted from May till the end of September. Continue reading…