A 17th century magnificent and welcoming manor house, located in the historic centre of the medieval town of Ponte da Barca, with a delightful view over the Lima valley, at the gateway of the Peneda-Gerês National Park.
Casa do Correio Mor took its name after being the set of the Head Postmaster. The present owners, descendants of the original founder, the Lacerdas family, have restored the house to open their doors to Turismo de Habitação , refurbishing it with excellent taste and retaining its traditional atmosphere and architectural charm. Though guest rooms are spacious and decorated in Minho style here you may find a home from home.
Within this enchanting environment guests may enjoy the various terraces and expansive lawn. The pleasure of music and poetry are part of its rich and friendly cultural ambiance. Wine tasting is available and the gardens offer a pleasant stroll.
Rua Trás do Forno, n.º 1
A 17th century manor house situated in the centre of the historic centre of Ponte da Barca with pleasant views over the River Lima and a short drive to the Peneda-Gerês National Park. It has been restored to a high standard by the present owners who are descendants of the original founder.
In Solares de Portugal The art of good living , Edições INAPA, 2007