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Yurt provides the perfect space for 'glamping' or
comfortable camping. Yurts are a magical and peaceful
space to be in and sleep in, fun for children, and
romantic for couples. Our yurts at Portugal Yurt
Retreat are home made using wood from our own land.
They are constructed in the traditional Mongolian
style, otherwise known as a ger. Ger is the Mongolian
word for home - see
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have two yurts available for rent, both have their
own private kitchen and bathroom facilities and
can sleep up to four. Each yurt also has a small
3.6m 'camping' yurt, which sleeps two and is available
for hire with a permanent yurt, please note the
camping yurts are not available for rent on their
our second 'castanha' yurt page
you are interested in purchasing a yurt contact
us through cosy-yurt.
tel: 0351 927 574 814
are approx. 5m in diameter, on a wooden base, with
covered outdoor kitchen/dining area and adjoining
toilet & bathroom. The yurts have their own
facilities, making them completely private and self
contained for those who truly want to retreat and
relax in privacy.
Both yurts have a queen size double bed, and a couple
of single mattresses. We also have camping yurts
near to each main yurt, suitable for another couple
or older children. We do charge for the camping
yurt, which is only available to rent with a bigger
We will provide bedding for all beds and bath towels
for everyone staying. (We recommend you bring your
own towels for swimming.)
Almost all of the furniture in the yurts, and the
yurt structures have been hand made using wood from
Kitchen - Adjoining each yurt is a covered
kitchen & dining area. The kitchen is equipped
with sink, 2 ring gas hob and small grill, a fridge,
and pots, pans, crockery and cooking utensils. Our
water comes from a bore hole 100m under ground and
is safe for drinking.
Eco Bathroom - The bathrooms have eco-showers
with solar hot water, sink, and toilet facilities.
Our toilets are eco/composting toilets. We have
2 toilets, one for solids, sawdust and paper, and
a urinal/toilet. For more information on composting
coffee and some basic condiments are included
in the rental of the yurt.
are a 10 minute walk from our village where there
are two cafes and associated shops with a good selection
of food, fresh bread, cheese, local eggs, fruit,
veg and alcohol etc. There is also a post office
which is open week days 9 - 12.30am
Portuguese restaurants are limited on vegetarian
options, however fish is usually available. You
can eat out very reasonably (between 6-10 euros
per person), but you will need a car to do this.
We can provide lunch and evening meals on a day
to day basis for an additional cost.
prices We can also sell you a basket
of seasonal organic vegetables from our garden (subject
can also offer you a number of relaxing treatments
with local practicioners, including Reiki, Aromatherapy
massage, facials, Swedish massage, Reflexology,
Indian Head Massage, and an energetic spinal realignment
technique. These treatments can be organised upon
your arrival. treatments
is a certified yoga teacher and can offer private
classes on site.
Please notify us of any special dietary requirements
more information about yurts, putting a yurt up
and yurt links. see