Portugal is a gem on the Iberian Peninsula that will charm you with its grand castles, sacred sites and picturesque villages, sun-kissed beaches and history-laden cities. Most tourists stick to the coast and miss so much of what Portugal has to offer by not driving an hour or two inland. Your wedding should give guests something a little different than a normal ‘holiday’ experience. So if you are considering Portugal check out the Marmoris Hotel!
The Marmoris is a hotel like no other. Located in the historic village of Vila Viçosa (Alentejo) famous for its marble , the hotel offers an atmosphere of comfort and tranquility, genuine hospitality and a range of services designed to provide memorable experiences to guests. With 45 spacious and elegant rooms and suites the hotel can be your exclusive wedding retreat. Many rooms have an outdoor terrace and all have individually designed marble bathrooms.
The hotel is a half an hour away from Badajoz, where shopping is the major attraction, together with their water park, and half an hour from Evora, Portugal’s most important town in the Renaissance period, is a unique walled town with a heady mix of sights, such as the macabre Ossuary Chapel and the Roman temple. It is also close to Azenhas da Seda, in Montemor – A river with waterfalls where all kinds of water sports can be done. The hotel can organize transport and make sure all reservations for all activities are made beforehand. A perfect place to extend the guests stay for one more day!
The restaurant offers the best of Alentejo’s cuisine by Chef Alexandre Silva, who creates dishes with authentic flavors using produce from the fields surrounding Vila Viçosa. The dishes are accompanied by an excellent wine list, with special emphasis on wines from Alentejo. The ‘Stone Spa by Cinq Mondes’ is the first of its kind in Portugal.
The Cinq Mondes Spas gather the best spa treatments in the world with rituals coming from Polynesia, Japan, Thailand, Morocco, Indonesia, India and China. The Stone Spa has indoor and outdoor pools and the spa is lined with marble shafts of the mine on which the hotel was built, offering an absolutely unique atmosphere. The Alentejo Marmoris Hotel & Spa can put together weddings for up to 150 people in the Pink saloon. At the hotel, cocktails can be organized around the pool, the pool can then be covered and the beautifully lit outdoor reception can be held on top of the pool! Religious and civil ceremonies can be held in Portugal. Symbolic ceremonies can be held outdoors beside the hotel pool or by the river and waterfalls of Azenhas da Seda.
To explore this hotel more for your wedding in Portugal contact:
Alentejo Marmoris Hotel & SPA
Largo Gago Coutinho, 15 Vila Viçosa – Portugal
Tel: + 351 937 15 70 41
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