QUINTA DO BARRACÃO DA VILARIÇA - ASSARES, VILA FLOR
Quinta do Barracão da Vilariça is located in Vila Flor, on the Vilariça valley, right on the heart of northeast Trás-os-Montes. Quinta do Barracão da Vilariça has 220 ha and the Vilariça stream crosses it a mere 60m from the house.
The land possesses an excellent olive grove, grape vines, almond groves and endless fields for the ovine cattle whose breed is churro/Terrincho da Terra Quente Transmontana. The area is also the origin of several protected products such as cheeses, wines, olive oil, fruit jams and many others.
Lugar Quinta do Barracão - Estrada Nacional 102
The main house of Vilariça was built in the 19th century to be an inn to welcome guests travelling from and to Bragança. The current owners did an enormous restoration to adapt with comfort this building and three independent buildings to be country accommodation. The Family lives at the Vilariça farmhouse where 7 rooms for guests are available. Next to the main house near the swimming pool, a rustic house supplies 2 more rooms and 1 apartment for 2 persons with a living room and a kitchenette. The decoration and the furniture are rustic and very colourful.
Distanced 800 m from the main house, next to a water resource and the Vilariça river in a very quite environmen,t are settled the three independent cottages called “Moleiro”, “Cereal” and “Maquia”. The “Moleiro” house has 4 double rooms, a room and a kitchen. The “Cereal” house has two double rooms and a kitchenette and the “Maquia” house have 1 double room, a living room and a kitchenette. Restored with simplicity and care, these cottages result from the recuperation of an ancient hydraulic mill, “Moinho”, and its dependencies.
This country tourism is prefect for families and small groups to enjoy the rural countryside, the agro activities and to discover the northeast of Portugal. The children are very welcome to enjoy the farm daily life at Vilariça and there is even a children's playground.
Quinta do Barracão da Vilariça invites you for active long weekends or very relaxant holidays. They provide a big range of services on request such as: traditional meals, wine tasting, bird watching, path, walking, tracking, hunting, fishing, and bicycle tours (on the farm and surroundings), agrotourism activities, donkey tours, guided tours by car and other sport and leisure activities.
Quinta da Vilariça is a great place to enjoy the nature and the simplicity of the rural lifestyle.