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In the world of today, low cost traveling is defining the way we meet new places. It is not relatively easy to find a weekend short trip to a foreign country or city at very good prices. And Portugal is your absolute country to go to! Today we tell you all about the hidden gems of Portugal and why they’re great for cheap trips.

the hidden gems of Portugal and why they're great for cheap trips.

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  • Quinta da Cruz Hotel & Spa 4*

Quinta da Cruz Hotel & Spa 4* is located in the small town of Amarante and it is perfect in every level. It is a rural tourism lodging hotel with a modern look. Its location – carved into the best green spots around – a super relaxing SPA and incredible prices make Quinta da Cruz Hotel & SPA 4* your best friend. An excellent choice for those seeking for a weekend escapade in an out of the ordinary different hotel.

A 2 night weekend, bed & breakfast stay in this hidden gem of Portugal can cost you 65€/night (roughly 55£ or 73$ a night).[/vc_column_text][nectar_cta btn_style=”see-through” heading_tag=”h3″ text_color=”#1ab3b1″ link_type=”new_tab” alignment=”center” link_text=”Ask for a quote” url=”https://pathwaynorth.com/book-now/”][vc_gallery type=”nectarslider_style” images=”8962,8959,8965″ bullet_navigation_style=”see_through” onclick=”link_no”][divider line_type=”No Line”][vc_column_text]

  • Boticas Art & Spa 4*

For those of you who prefer to explore the gems in the inland of Portugal, the small town of Boticas has the best option for you. Boticas Art & SPA 4* opened up for business in 2014 and its green surroundings you give the best morning wake-up. It is also a great choice for art lovers and its construction and design were based in the live and works of portuguese artist Nadir Afonso.

A 2 night weekend, bed & breakfast stay in this hidden gem of Portugal can cost you 75€/night (roughly 65£ or 85$ a night).[/vc_column_text][nectar_cta btn_style=”see-through” heading_tag=”h3″ text_color=”#1ab3b1″ link_type=”new_tab” alignment=”center” link_text=”Ask for a quote” url=”https://pathwaynorth.com/book-now/”][vc_gallery type=”nectarslider_style” images=”8975,8972,8978″ bullet_navigation_style=”see_through” onclick=”link_no”][vc_text_separator title=”Center of Portugal” color=”custom” accent_color=”#1ab3b1″][vc_column_text]

  • Golf Mar 3*

This beach hotel would be a great choice throught the year. During the summer, its location is premium. In the winter, it’s just plain awesome to wake-up and enjoy breakfast overlooking the sea. TheGolf Mar 3*, in Vimeiro, is a cheap option for a short escapade in Portugal because of its price/quality relation. All bedrooms have stunning views, be them overlooking the sea or the inland.

A 2 night weekend, bed & breakfast stay in this hidden gem of Portugal can cost you 80€/night (roughly 70£ or 90$ a night).[/vc_column_text][nectar_cta btn_style=”see-through” heading_tag=”h3″ text_color=”#1ab3b1″ link_type=”new_tab” alignment=”center” link_text=”Ask for a quote” url=”https://pathwaynorth.com/book-now/”][vc_gallery type=”nectarslider_style” images=”8988,8985,8991″ bullet_navigation_style=”see_through” onclick=”link_no”][divider line_type=”No Line”][vc_column_text]

  • Cró Hotel Rural & Termal SPA 4*

When it opened for business a few years ago, there wasn’t a soul in Portugal that wasn’t talking about it. The Cró Hotel Rural & Termal SPA 4*, is located in Sabugal, right in the center region of Portugal. This means it will be your oasis for wellness and relaxation at a fraction of the price when compared to lookalike havens in France, Switzerland or Italy.

A 2 night weekend, bed & breakfast stay in this hidden gem of Portugal can cost you 75€/night (roughly 65£ or 85$ a night).[/vc_column_text][nectar_cta btn_style=”see-through” heading_tag=”h3″ text_color=”#1ab3b1″ link_type=”new_tab” alignment=”center” link_text=”Ask for a quote” url=”https://pathwaynorth.com/book-now/”][vc_gallery type=”nectarslider_style” images=”8998,8995,9001″ bullet_navigation_style=”see_through” onclick=”link_no”][vc_text_separator title=”South of Portugal” color=”custom” accent_color=”#1ab3b1″][vc_column_text]

  • Alcazar Hotel & SPA 4*

You mean I can stay in a luxury 4* hotel that is not just close to the beach, but also modern? And you’re not joking?

It is true that the Algarve may have higher prices during the summer. But for those who are lucky enough to be able to visit off the high season, it can turn into a heaven of cheap luxury.

The Alcazar Hotel & SPA 4* is a fair example of that. This hotel, located in the eastern Algarve, is an absolute gem for those who like the beach, the quiet and a good SPA. To many, the Alcazar Hotel & SPA 4* is the number 1 choice for a short weekend trip for luxury summer vacations, and it should be on your list too.

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  • Vilamar 3*

Located in one of the most beautiful areas of the Algarve, the Vilamar 3* is a hotel with a charm of its own. The Vilamar 3* represents the typical houses and old touristic resorts of the south of Portugal. Think about it this way: not only will you be enjoying cheap holidays in of the beautiful city of Lagos, you’ll also be staying in a typical hotel in the area!

A 2 night weekend, bed & breakfast stay in this hidden gem of Portugal can cost you 45€/night (roughly 40£ or 50$ a night).[/vc_column_text][nectar_cta btn_style=”see-through” heading_tag=”h3″ text_color=”#1ab3b1″ link_type=”new_tab” alignment=”center” link_text=”Ask for a quote” url=”https://pathwaynorth.com/book-now/”][vc_gallery type=”nectarslider_style” images=”9016,9019,9022″ bullet_navigation_style=”see_through” onclick=”link_no”][divider line_type=”No Line”][vc_column_text]

All prices indicated in this post where the result of searches made on March 28, 2019, around 09h30 a.m.. Dates considered: May 17 to May 19, 2019. For more information, please contact us

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