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Overview of Vumba Guesthouse - The Alembic

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Seasonal outdoor pool
Seasonal outdoor pool
Seasonal outdoor pool
Individually decorated, individually furnished, bed sheets

Vumba Guesthouse - The Alembic

3 out of 5

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Pet Friendly
  • Kitchen
  • Breakfast Available

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitizer provided

Explore the area

    Popular LocationChrist the King in Vimieiro24 min drive
    Popular LocationChurch of Santa Cruz24 min drive
    Popular LocationSerpin River Beach Park26 min drive
    AirportCoimbra (CBP-Bissaya Barreto)45 min drive

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  • House, 2 Bedrooms

    Room amenities

    • Mountain view
    • Sleeps 5
    • 1 Double Bed, 2 Twin Beds and 1 Twin Sofa Bed
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About this area


Located in Arganil, Vumba Guesthouse - The Alembic is in the mountains and in a national park. Church of Santa Cruz and Castle of Lousa are local landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Peneda River Beach and Green Bridge Park. Be sure not to miss outdoor adventures like ecotours and hiking/biking trails.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Green Bridge Park - 24 min drive
  • Christ the King in Vimieiro - 24 min drive
  • Church of Santa Cruz - 24 min drive
  • Serpin River Beach Park - 26 min drive
  • Peneda River Beach - 26 min drive

Getting around

  • Santa Comba Dao Station - 24 min drive


  • Praia Fluvial do Vimieiro — 6 min drive
  • Casa dos Frangos - Medas — 12 min drive
  • Restaurante do Complexo Turístico da Atalhada — 13 min drive
  • Restaurante Boa Viagem — 13 min drive
  • Estrela da Mó — 14 min drive
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About this property

Vumba Guesthouse - The Alembic

3-star farm stay in Arganil with free parking
Along with a seasonal outdoor pool, this smoke-free farm stay has a garden and barbecue grills. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a picnic area. All rooms are individually decorated and offer hair dryers and showers. Guests can enjoy fireplaces, and other standard amenities include kitchenettes with refrigerators and stovetops. Housekeeping is available on request.
Guest accommodations at Vumba Guesthouse - The Alembic offer fireplaces and coffee/tea makers. These individually decorated and furnished accommodations have separate sitting areas. Accommodations at this 3-star farm stay have kitchenettes with refrigerators, stovetops, microwaves, and separate dining areas. Bathrooms include showers and hair dryers. Housekeeping is provided on request.
Recreational amenities at the farm stay include a seasonal outdoor pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks available
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site

Food and drink

  • Local cuisine breakfast available for a fee daily 8:00 AM–10:00 AM: EUR 7.50 for adults and EUR 3.50 for children

Things to do

  • Seasonal outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Children's books
  • Children's games
  • Children's toys
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Separate dining area


  • No elevators

Guest services

  • Housekeeping (on request)

Languages spoken

  • English
  • German
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish


  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Firepit
  • Garden
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Bed sheets
  • Heating


  • Hair dryer
  • Shower
  • Towels

Food and drink

  • Cleaning supplies
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Dining room
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stovetop
  • Toaster


  • Fireplace
  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Local maps
  • Restaurant dining guide
  • Separate sitting area



Check-in from 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before noon
Late check-out subject to availability

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property for check-in information


Pets stay free

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for local cuisine breakfast: EUR 7.50 for adults and EUR 3.50 for children (approximately)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds and rollaway/extra beds
This property accepts credit cards and debit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher
Property Registration Number 8731/AL

We should mention

The seasonal pool will be open from April to October
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms

Property is also known as

Rua da Teixugueira
Vumba Guesthouse The Alembic
Vumba The Alembic Agritourism
Vumba Guesthouse - The Alembic Arganil
Vumba Guesthouse - The Alembic Agritourism property
Vumba Guesthouse - The Alembic Agritourism property Arganil

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Vumba Guesthouse - The Alembic and receive a full refund?
Yes, Vumba Guesthouse - The Alembic offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Vumba Guesthouse - The Alembic cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does Vumba Guesthouse - The Alembic have a pool?
Yes, this property has a seasonal outdoor pool.
Is Vumba Guesthouse - The Alembic pet-friendly?
Yes, pets are allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Vumba Guesthouse - The Alembic?
Self parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Vumba Guesthouse - The Alembic?
Check-in is from 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM.
What time is check-out at Vumba Guesthouse - The Alembic?
Check-out is at noon.
Where is Vumba Guesthouse - The Alembic located?
Situated in a national park, this farm stay is within 16 mi (25 km) of Peneda River Beach, Green Bridge Park, and Serpin River Beach Park. Christ the King in Vimieiro and Church of Santa Cruz are also within 20 mi (32 km).

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