The apartment is part of an old granitstone house, renovated with modern and traditional eco-friendly materials. The guest house is located above the Mondego River Valley, with views to the Caramulo Mountains. On request breakfast (vegan/vegetarian) and/or a meal (vegetarian/vegan on request) will be served. Relax and enjoy this peaceful place.
The apartment includes an open plan kitchenette and living-room with 1 double bed (and 1 single bed in need). The double bed is equipped with an orthopedic mattress. There is a bathroom with shower and WC, and another separated WC next to the living-room.
The Wood burning stove brings cozy warmth in the colder months. The wood for the woodburner will be charged based on consumption.
Fantastic view from the Wintergarden / sunterrace.
WLAN is available.
Laundry service at "Quinta Bamboo" is available.
There are 2 bicycles to rent.
Our 2 hectares boast natural bamboo, olive and fruit trees, the ideal surroundings for those who enjoy nature at its best and like to explore our natural paradise. You can relax and take in the beautiful surroundings or take part in some of our arranged activities. as YOGA, TAE KWON-DO and WING CHUN Kung-Fu in private lessons or small groups. Guests are invited to use the Outdoor Yoga Shala for their own practice, also it is possible to practice ARCHERY on a prepared terrace. If you are interested we arrange a real japanese TEA CEREMONY with Megumi from Tokyo. Please let us know in advance if there is interest. We can also oraganize canoeing, rock climbing and horse riding locally.
You can explore the surroundings by car, on foot or by bike. There are 2 bicycles to rent at quinta bamboo.
The Mondego river meanders its way through the valley and is only a 15 minute walk from the property, where, depending on the season, you can fish, canoe or take a relaxing swim in the river.
Interaction with guests
If you are interested, we give tips about the country, people and culture.
Other things to note
As founders and organizers of the Academy of Martial Arts and Yoga in Tábua we also invite you to participate in the ongoing local courses in Tábua, as YOGA, TAEKWON-DO or WING CHUN. At the Quinta Bamboo the private lessons, individual or in small groups, are designed so that each participant can develop an individual practice according to their own potential.
Please let us know in advance if you have interest in our added activities as: YOGA, TAEKWON-DO, WING CHUN, ARCHERY and the TEA CEREMONY.
We try to apply principles of permaculture and live by the values and ethics of the yoga tradition.
Respecting and honouring our natural environment, respecting people, animals and land, is what we also expect from our guests. Please do not smoke in the house.
hello, we are Martina and Bernd. We are living with our daughter Zsa Zsa in the heart of Portugal and try to realize our idea of a healthy and happy life in nature.
Since 15 years we work on our farm with an organic garden, food forest and bamboo garden. We want to do our best to inspire others to protect and preserve the natural world by living a simpler, greener lifestyle and we invite our guests to enjoy products from our garden.
We run a small business with a guest house, apartment and a wooden zen house.
The guesthouse is to rent as a complete house or partially as an apartment. It was once an old granite stone house and has been extended and renovated by us with traditional and modern eco-friendly materials.
The wooden zen house was designed and build by us according to the idea of the Japanese Zen minimalism.
Our 2 hectares boast natural bamboo, olive and fruit trees, the ideal surroundings for those who enjoy nature at its best. You can relax and take in the beautiful surroundings or take part in some of our arranged activities.
As we are the founders and organizers of the Taekwon-Do Academy Tábua and Yoga Chikitsa Portugal where we give ongoing local courses, we offer the possibility of daily personalized yoga practice at our farm. It is also possible to train Taekwon-Do and Wing Chun Kung Fu, as we are qualified teachers.
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