Groups: workshop, retreat, training, group accommodation, yoga retreat
Monte Rosa is an ideal venue to host a variety of events such as workshops, creative art groups, training, retreats, reunions and more. We have the space and facilities to accommodate for groups of up to 30 people (shared rooms) weather you need to hire a venue for a day, a weekend a week or longer. We offer the option to hire either a part of our guesthouse and work spaces or hire the entire complex. With full catering at hand and the flexibility to provide both vegetarian and meat dishes you can rest assure that we will fulfill all of your culinary requirements.
Our activity room known as the `Round House´ is situated amongst our 10 acres in a private space overlooking the Portuguese countryside. Vine yards and rolling fields with almond, olive and fig trees are some of the many views you can appreciate from our grounds. Monte Rosa embraces nature. With walls built of natural stone and heated clay, a spectacular wooden beamed roof and an internal space of 80m2 tiled with typically Portuguese flooring you will find this something special. The front wall boasts its panoramic view of the surrounding areas with its many windows and glass door. You will find a music system, yoga mats, work tables and chairs, a white board and massage table available should you require them. There are facilities to prepare your own tea or coffee and wish cups and glasses.
Outdoors lies our activity circle which is a 120m2 area, with full electricity supply which is shaded by majestic eucalyptus trees. This space is frequently used for meditation, dance groups, Djembé sessions and Thai Chi to name but a few.
Should you need to organize a program for your event Monte Rosa is happy to help. We can suggest many local activities such as horse riding, yoga teachers, donkey walking, coaching , surf lessons, meditation groups, markets and even Fado nights. Please feel free to request our expertise in assisting you make your event truly unique and one to remember.
Family reunions, weddings and other ceremonies are also warmly welcomed and we are happy to organise the catering for you or equally happy for you to organize your own. For more information please email Monterosaportugal
The accommodation consists of 10 rooms/apartments in which 12 people can be hosted if everyone wishes to have a private space, 22 people when using shared rooms and 30 people when also using sofa beds or extra beds.
Our hire packages are as follows:
Option 1. Full Venue Hire: Renting Monte Rosa entirely and exclusively
Enjoy the exclusivity of hiring all of Monte Rosa. Every room (except house nº 9) will be reserved for your group. You will have private access to the indoor and outdoor activity area, the communal spaces, library, swimming pool, gardens and outside kitchen with BBQ.
Pricing based on self catering:
High season: 1250 per day
Mid season: 1000 per day
Low season: 900 per day
These prices are based on a group of a maximum of 22 people. For each extra person we charge 15 per day.
Prices for catering per day per person:
Breakfast buffet, lunch and dinner: 42
Breakfast buffet and dinner: 30
If you would like wine included with meals it is 2 extra.
A breakfast buffet and packed lunch: 16
Coffee, tea and biscuits/cakes per person per serving: 1,50
We highly recommend the option of exclusivity for larger groups because of the privacy it offers.
Option 2. For groups with a minimum of 10 participants
For a group with a minimum of 10 participants we offer a price per day, based on shared rooms(2 per room or 4 per house), a breakfast buffet, packed lunch and a 3 course dinner incl. wine.
There is a free use of the swimming pool, communal spaces, library and use of hiking trail descriptions. If you want private use of the activity center (Round House) we charge 50 per day.
Supplement for a private room is 25 per day, except in high season (1-07 till 30-09) the supplement is 35.
We can supply coffee, tea and biscuits/cakes during breaks at a rate of 1.50 per serving, per person, or you can make your own coffee and tea at the round house and wash your dishes there. Use of the activity area outdoor is free of charge. Behind the round house is an outdoor sitting area with electricity facilities.
Full board prices (with packed lunch) for a group of min. 10 participants, per person and per day.Low season:
(01-11 till 29-02, except 20-12 till 04-01) 65 per person.Mid season:
(01-03 till 30-06, 1-10 till 31-10 an 20-12 till 04-01): 70 per person.High season:
(1-07 till 30-09) 80.per person
With a min. of 10 participants we offer the organizer of the group a free stay and free meals. If there is an assistant or partner, the organizer can share the room. The assistant/partner will pays for the meals. supplement to change the packed lunch for a lunch buffet is 6 per person.
We can match the catering to your personal requirements. Breakfast is usually served as a buffet with fresh juice, warm rolls, a delicious variety of cheeses, egg, marmalade, muesli/cruesli, fruits, yoghurt, coffee and (herbal)tea. Each person makes his own packet lunch uring the breakfast, with as many sandwiches as required. You also get a muesli bar, a packed of juice or water and fruit. For a lunch buffet we can do soups, salads, vegetable snacks, cheeses, white or brown bread etc. Dinner is served in three courses, with a combination of healthy and tasty vegetarian platters or with fish or meat. Wine can be included in the price. Prices of the meals: Breakfast 10, packed lunch 6, lunch buffet 12, three course dinner (vegetarian, with fish or with meat), 22 including ½ liter organic wine or other drink. Dinner without wine/drinks 20.
Monte Rosa offer a transfer service to and from the airport with our own private car or bus. We can alternatively arrange private car hires for you at the airport such as station wagons or nine seater busses depending on what is suitable.
Terms of payment10% to be paid at definite reservation
30% 4 months before arrival
30% 2 months before arrival
30% 1 month before arrival
In case of cancelation all deposits are not refundable, unless differently accorded. Please ask for further information.
We recommend Paypal payment medium, but you will have to add 4% costs. Transfer through the British post office and not British bank transfers are usually free of charge.
Please provide us with plenty of notice in advance If you wish to rent Monte Rosa exclusively.