A Lagosta Perdida Montesinho. A haven for hikers at the boutique-style “Lost Lobster”.

Casa do Abrigo Ilha da Berlenga. Bed down at the old fort on an island nature reserve.

Convento Olhão. Stay in style in a beautifully converted Cubist townhouse.

Há Mar Ao Luar Setúbal. Enjoy the hilltop views from a converted windmill high above the coast.

Quinta do Rio Alcaide Porto de Mós. Relax in the spring-fed pool at this converted paper mill.

Quinta Nova Pinhão. Chic rooms and amazing views at a gorgeous Douro wine estate.

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