The Montes de CHARME

nome do monteMontes de Charme features a prime location, unique in the surroundings. It is located at the waterline of one of the several stunning branches of the Maranhão Lake, in front of Avis Town, having become throughout the years an authentic sanctuary for numerous species of birds.

In its calm and warm waters, our guests, can from our anchorage, swim, canoe, kayak, Strand Up Paddle, sail a rowing boat, fish, ride a raft and other nautical activities.

Enjoy our scenic swimming pool, with temperatures around 28ºC in the Summer, tan in the many surrounding green spaces and in the late afternoon relax in the exterior jacuzzi to the sound of soft music.

The main house – The House of the "Mestre of Avis" – offers an imposing porch that provides unique views over the town and the lake, where our guests can have breakfast, light meals, or a drink at the end of the day, while beholding the sunset or watching a movie of a music concert later in giant screen, before sleeping in one of the 4 double rooms (D. João I, D. Pedro, D. Henrique and D. Duarte), all of them with windows facing the beautiful sorrounding nature.

In Winter, the porch is closed with glass curtains, and for greater comfort the heater is switched on, as well as the fireplace in the interior room, where you will be able to read one of our books to the sound of our ambient music or watch television.

The second house – the House of the Military Order of Avis – has 4 double rooms (Avis, Benavila, Seda, Alter) all of them with magnificent views not only from their windows but also from their porches.

The orchard is located to the North, along a valley filled with trees that spread over every corner, where our guests can pick and eat the sweet fruit.

During meals you can eat vegetables from several gardens spread over a wide area of cork and olive trees,  that provide us with delicious olives seasoned our way.