Monte da Orada, Portugal

São Teotónio, Portugal

Venue Details

TypeRetreat Centre
Sleeps12 - 40
Bedrooms14
Bathrooms11

About the property

We are a soul retreat centre nestled in 71 ha of wild nature,created with the aim of expanding health and proposing purposeful transformational moments, organic food, meditation & nature contemplation


Included Amenities

Wi-Fi
Swimming Pool
Hot Tub
Fireplace
Parking
Yoga/Seminar room

Yoga & meditation temple
2 stages (50m2+ 50m2) upper for meditation and lower for Yoga ,holds 40 people, mats(40), blocks(80), belts(35), bolsters (31), Blankets (40) provided
Panoramic Nave: Multipurpose open space hall (yoga, workshops), 150m2, sound system, wifi, flipcharts, whiteboard, RGB lights and long coffeee-break counter.
Panoramic Roof Deck: 160m2 for outside practices

Eco practices

We practice organic farming, using permacultural designed gardens and food forests, we compost our food waste,we use solar dehidrator and solar oven. Our buildings are made of Abobe and Taipa, our Biopool is 100% natural. We use solar hot water and solar pump, all our soaps, detergent and amenities are organic and bio-degradable. We have 3 compost toilets, a earthship kitchen, chicken tractor..

Description

Orada is a family run, eco-sustainable, community based, soul retreat centre, nestled in 71 ha of nature and privacy, created with the aim of expanding health and proposing purposeful transformational moments. We provide organic catering, organic farming, meditation and nature contemplation spaces. We are space holder community, a force for innovative possibilities, new mindsets, not a standard guesthouse nor a restaurant.

Our personal growth vision and purpose is to inspire an awakening and transition into an increasingly conscious mindset, spirituality, and sustainable existence, reconnecting with the Source (Nature & Purpose), through a nourishing context of possibilities:
Yoga Practice, Meditation in the temple or in Nature, fasting or juicing, Conscious Organic gardening and Amazing Vegetarian food, contact plant wisdom, Breathtaking starry skies, sharing experiences with empathic and exciting like minded visitors and volunteers from all over the world.

Located at Portugal's Southwest Atlantic Coast, bordering Algarve, it combines an amazing host spectacular wild Surf beaches and the Authentic Countryside tranquility of Alentejo. 1,5 hours away from Faro airport and 2,5 hours away from Lisbon. This isolated evergreen valley creates an abundant oasis where two creeks come together, as a womb, to nourish an ancient lush forest and wildlife vistas.
The name Orada means "prayed for", according to local records, as this is one of the oldest buildings in this remote protected region. Legend goes that both people and animals would come here as pilgrim

Bedrooms

5 suites double bed
4 suites with 2 single beds
2 dorms for 8 and 6 people
tree house for 1 or 2
1 bungalow for 3
1 bungalow for 4
1 teepee for 3 or 4

Bathrooms

6 bathrooms in the private suites
3 complete bathrooms in the main house
2 community bathroom with 3 showers and 3 toilets each
2 dry toilets
2 WC in the restaurant area

Bed linen

Bed linen, bath and pool towels are provided at no extra cost. We can change the towels when needed.

Catering

We offer organic vegetarian catering buffet style and we can take in consideration allergies, gluten free, sugar free, onion/garlic free and vegan options. Pizza night, Brazilian and Asian food.

Kitchen and Dining room

Dining Hall :
80m2 holds 40 people, 2WCs, video projection, fireplace and social lounge.Kitchen equipped with 2 stoves, 3 sinks, dishwasher, dehydrator, Vitamix, food processor, slow & fast juicers

Outdoor

Sacred Fire amphitheatre: With stone seats for 50 people overseeing the valley or outdoor cinema.
Pizza Oven: to enjoy pizza night and eat outside
Panoramic Roof Deck 160m2 for outside practices

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Location

Alentejo, Portugal

Located at Portugal's Southwest Atlantic Coast, bordering Algarve, it combines an amazing host spectacular wild Surf beaches and the Authentic Countryside tranquility of Alentejo. 1

Map

São Teotónio, Portugal

Nearest Airport

Faro - 1,5 hour
Lisbon - 2, 5 hour

Nearest Town

São Teotónio and Boa Vista dos Pinheiros

Bus Station

Bus station: São teotónio
Train station: Santa Clara-Saboia

Booking Conditions

Minimum stay: 3 days/nights.
Minimum group size is 12 participants, above 20 exclusivity may be considered. If less than 12 people show up, we still charge for 12.
To secure a booking we require a 40% deposit. Remainder 60% payment within 2 weeks prior to arrival
Cancellation policy is strict (deposit non-refundable within last 6 months)