welcome to our paradise

You are in the right place.

Here you can find comfort and relaxation.

Enter the natural park of São Mamede and arrive at the small hamlet of Ramila. Continue down the little lane to the secluded entrance – the beauty and peacefulness is approaching...

Arriving at the ‘Lost Valley of Ramila’, you can begin to enjoy our magical world where the landscape is unique and the river Sever runs sweetly through. This is where our secret starts. Paradise accommodation in Marvão.

"I can absolutely recommend The Lost Valley of Ramila - have your need for peace and relaxation fulfilled in the very loveliest of natural surroundings combined with the quiet, unobtrusive, gentle care and attention of Ron and Ritsuko."

The Experience

To Do

  • Walking trails
  • Swimming Pool
  • River dipping
  • Table tennis
  • Local horse riding
  • Photography
  • Picnic and barbecue
  • Nature walks
  • Bird watching

To Savour

  • Taste wonderful local wines
  • Cheeses and olive oil
  • Visits to vineyards
  • Local produce market days
  • Nearby restaurants serve simple and tasty Portuguese fayre
  • Use our restored wood oven to make great pizzas and bread

To See

  • Hill top castle towns of Marvao and Castelo de Vide
  • Portalegre (monastery and castle)
  • Shopping
  • Roman ruins of Ammaia
  • Local festivals – music and dance/chestnut/Arabic etc.
  • Craft markets
  • Local produce markets
  • Trips to Spain (Caceres and Badajoz)
  • Day trips to Estramoz, Elvas and Evora

Just Doing Nothing!

  • Laze by the pool
  • Sleep soundly (comfy beds) with late breakfast on your terrace
  • Watch the river flow sweetly by
  • Read a book by the river
  • Lazy picnics
  • Relax and listen to the silence
  • Spot some of the 26 bird species