Framed in a rural environment and surrounded by quiet and restful landscape characteristic of the interior region of Alentejo, it can be found O Monte do Alhinho. It is located just 8 kilometers from Mértola village and it is the perfect retreat during all the year. O Monte do Alhinho has been rebuilt as rural tourism unit in 2007 based on its natural structure of a typical Alentejo house dedicated to farming. It has kept the roots of traditional architecture and decor typical of the region allied to a setting of modern and elegant lines, by creating an atmosphere that conveys comfort and tranquility. In O Monte do Alhinho we have at your disposal various spaces on which you can enjoy during your stay. You can spend the afternoon reading or playing board games or simply spending time in front of the fireplace on cold days. Outside, you can cool off in the salt water pool, protagonist of the hot summer afternoons or simply relax on the porch and let yourself be surrounded by the sounds of nature. The breakfast is full of homemade and regional products and it is served in a large dining room in a family atmosphere that appeals to the interaction between guests. O Monte do Alhinho is located in the middle of Guadiana Natural Park Valley making it the ideal place for relax and enjoy the surrounding nature.
During our stay at O Monte do Alhinho, you can take your time by participating in various activities of which you can enjoy with your family, with friends or simply alone, enjoying every moment in perfect harmony with the nature. O Monte do Alhinho has at your disposal activities like biking, hiking, fishing and also a plate shooting range as well as a tourist hunting zone. Some of the activities require prior appointment and are seasonal. In O Monte do Alhinho is still possible to find various animals that are part of rural daily life, such as chickens, sheeps and cows.