Douro cottages or near Oporto cottages are usually in the
grounds of a manor house, and they have been converted to provide high quality
They will have a kitchen
or kitchenette with one or two bedrooms with a private bathroom.
They are usually together and
near to the manor house and they share a swimming pool.
They are in rural areas and
often near a small village. Almost always they are surrounded by the vineyards
of the estate.
The owner will ensure that
you have a excellent holiday and at many you will be able to sample the
estate wine or, in the Douro valley, the Port Wine.