INFO AGENDA 2017
Alentejo, Convento Do Espinheiro - Hotel & Spa
Daily / Monthly activities
// SUNDAY MASS
ALL YEAR AROUND
On the first Sunday of every month at 11.30am
Sunday Mass at “Nossa Senhora do Espinheiro” Church.
// HISTORICAL JOURNEYS BY OUR CONCIERGE
Every day at 5pm
As the story goes, “Our Lady” appeared to a shepherd above a hawthorn bush (Espinheiro). In this place of worship, a chapel was a built, and after confirmation from the Pope and the Portuguese King, the Bishop D. Vasco Perdigão ordered the building of this Convent, which was delivered to monks of the order of St.Jerome. Learn all about this and other fascinating stories on a guided tour of the Convent, led by our Concierge.
// WINES OF THE ALENTEJO
Every day at 6pm
By our sommelier.
Don’t miss this opportunity to enjoy a deserved moment of leisure in one of The Luxury Collection’s most emblematic hotels, and simultaneously learn the basics of wine tasting.
// FROM FLOUR TO BREAD
All year around - On the 2º Sunday of every month by 11am
During many centuries, the Hieronymus monks who lived in this convent baked their own bread.
You will be able to relive these days with our Chef and by the ancient oven, now recovered, learn a few tricks about the ancestral art of bread baking.
- 05 FEB - Sunday Mass at 11.30 am
- 12 FEB - Learn about the ancestral art of bread baking at 11 am
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More than a Valentine’s Day present…... Offer your loved one an unforgettable experience!
From February 25 to 27
During the Carnival period, spend with us a relaxing mini-holiday, and enjoy the cultural and leisure activities we have prepared for you and your family.
- 05 MAR - Sunday Mass at 11.30 am
- 12 MAR - Learn about the ancestral art of bread baking at 11 am
MAR 19TH | FATHER’S DAY
More than a Father’s Day gift... Offer an unforgettable experience!
Surprise your Father with an irresistible dinner at Divinus Restaurant.
Your Father’s meal – with a special menu – shall be complimentary when accompanied by his children (Advanced booking necessary)
A brighter future for our planet is our goal by turning out the lights for “Earth Hour 2017”
Convento do Espinheiro, A Luxury Collection Hotel & Spa shall spend some hours in the dark, thus joining millions of people around the world, to send a powerful message about a brighter future for our planet.
- 02 APR - Sunday Mass at 11.30 am
- 09 APR - Learn about the ancestral art of bread baking at 11 am
From April 14 to 16
During the Easter period, spend with us a relaxing mini-holiday.
Enjoy the cultural and leisure activities we have prepared for you and your family.
- 07 MAY - Sunday Mass at 11.30 am
- 14 MAY - Learn about the ancestral art of bread baking at 11 am
MAY 07TH | MOTHER’S DAY
More than a Mother’s Day gift... Offer an unforgettable experience!
Surprise your Mother with an irresistible dinner at Divinus Restaurant.
Your Mother’s meal – with a special menu – shall be complimentary when accompanied by his children (Advanced booking necessary)
// LEISURE, GASTRONOMY AND WELL-BEING
Embark on a unique gastronomic journey and taste the traditional flavours of the local gastronomy, which harmoniously with the Mediterranean cuisine. Located in the former wine cellar used by the monks, Divinus is a gourmet restaurant where you may enjoy a unique experience in an atmosphere filled with the richness of its heritage. LEARN MORE>
Temple of Tranquillity
Surrender to the pleasure of luxurious treatments inspired in different cultures, from all over the world... your body will feel healthy, toned and rejuvenated. LEARN MORE>
Let the Convento do Espinheiro, Hotel & Spa be your ideal starting point to explore everything and plan a few days just for you and your family. Our concierge will be at your service to prepare a roadmap for exploring the charming Alentejo region. LEARN MORE>