All posts with tag:Portugal

The new hotel, The Ivens, has recently opened in the heart of Lisbon. Eclecticism, tropics and modern style combine here in a whimsical and beautiful whirlwind. The hotel is located at the intersection of Roberto Ivens and Ermenegildo Capello streets, both of them were famous Portuguese travelers – this is how the theme of Africa…

This one-story house in Portugal is a true example of strict brutal minimalism. Instead of walls on the ground floor, there are huge windows that open up a view of the pool and landscaped area. The space, finished with concrete, is furnished with stylish furniture of simple geometric shapes, in the palette there are only…

When the designers from SA&V studio first came to this summer cabin in the resort town of Comporta in Portugal, it was just freshly built and painted white inside and out. Like a kids dollhouse. It was obvious that his interiors needed warm and natural details to bring life to the home and create the…

From the outside, this pink building in one of the towns in the south of Portugal looks like a toy house. But what the interiors are hiding is no less fascinating: frescoes, lots of patterned mosaics, detailed wooden doors, and a large stone sink. The reconstruction plan assumed the placement of five separate apartments in…

As you may have already noticed, in the Hotels section of our blog we often try to share not just stylish or cozy hotels, but accommodations in very unusual and beautiful places around the globe. Our today’s spot has combined a magnificent design and a unique, very beautiful location. Casa de Sao Lorenco enjoys a…

The Pensao Agricola Hotel in Algarve region in southern Portugal has just five rooms. Guests come here not only for an interesting location (the hotel is located between the sea and the mountains) or impressive interiors, but also because they want to live in a place with an interesting history. Previously, a post office and…

This summer rental villa with pool on the Atlantic coast is the perfect opportunity to experience traditional Portuguese flair. The house has the features of a simple rural home: a thatched roof, a white oiled facade, a one-story building, but inside the guests will find a magnificent design with local ethnic notes. We just loved…

The stunning eco-friendly Sublime Comporta is where location defines the concept of a resort. In a picturesque conservation area right on the shores of the Atlantic Ocean, the creators scattered lovely one-story wooden villas with swimming pools, arranged several beach restaurants with a relaxed atmosphere and landscaped parks, as well as a spa complex. All…

When in 2012, French winemaker Philippe Austruy acquired the Quinta da Corte vineyard in Portugal, the 200-year-old mansion was in poor condition. However, famous designer Pierre Yovanovich not only managed to save the building but to create a stylish hotel on its territory. There are only seven rooms in the hotel, but this perfectly laid…

New boutique hotel Casa Fortunato in Lisbon is an ideal option for anyone who wants to stay and relax in a new and beautiful place with character. The hotel is kept by a couple of architects, who have four children, which means they know firsthand what does a beautiful family house mean. There are 9…