The Bernardas Convent, located in the center town of Tavira, East Algarve, was built in 1509 by D. Manuel I, and was given in 1530 to the sisters of S. Bernardo, nuns of the Order of Cister.
The renovation of this property was awarded to Eduardo Souto de Moura (Architect awarded the Pritzker) the European Prize for Intervention in Architectural Heritage 2017.
The apartment, ground floor, enjoys from its private outdoor patio a privileged setting of the orange groves garden, the new and more tranquil wing of this project of excellence.
The solid wood furniture and the simple decoration are faithful to maintain the original design of the author of the project, giving to the space the true ideal balance for the whole enterprise.
The “Convento das Bernardas”, also known as the Monastery of “Nossa Senhora da Piedade”, was the first convent to be founded in the Algarve.
With two wonderful salted swimming pools, with so many health benefits such as cleanses and moisturizes skin, reduces inflammation, relaxes muscles. Relieves pain and soreness and stimulates circulation.
This apartment is a 1 minute drive from Gran-Plaza Tavira Shopping.
Faro Airport is 42 km away and the border is 25 km away.
Living room: It is decorated equipped with a flat-screen TV, cable TV, Wi-Fi Internet, Air-Conditioning, 2 armchairs and a sofa bed up to 1 children. The window / mais door has access to the garden and to one of the pools. This room is common with the dining room, with dining table for up to 6 people.
Kitchen: Equipped with several electric appliances, such as: electric plate, kettle, refrigerator, stove, oven, microwave, coffee machine, toaster, dishwasher and washing machine. The dining table is up to 6 people. Basic kitchen utensils are provided.
Rooms: 2 rooms with Air-Conditioning and double bed each one. They have a wardrobe and a chest of drawers. Bed linen is provided.
Bathroom: There are 2 bathrooms, all with new toilet. One of the bedrooms have a private bathroom. It is equipped with bath, shower, washbasin, bidet and toilet. Bath towels are provided.
Terrace:There are a private terrace, with dining table and 6 chairs. Terrace with pool and garden view.
Swimming pool:2 common salted swimming pools in the building.
Parking: Private parking inside of the building.