Located 1 km off the IP2 motorway, Malhadinha is a rural manor set among pristine natural surroundings. It features a panoramic pool, spa with hot tub and hammam, free Wi-Fi and free bicycles. Rooms at the Herdade da Malhadinha Nova - Relais & Châteaux have white-washed walls and tiled floors. They combine designer furnishings with rustic finishings. All rooms are air conditioned and equipped with flat-screen cable TV and an Ipod docking station. Guests can enjoy traditional food from the Alentejo region at the restaurant of the hotel, offering views of the countryside. The in-house bar serves self-produced wine until late in the evenings. Popular activities include horse riding, hiking and canoeing. Vale Do Guadiana Natural Park is a 30-minute drive from the Nova Country. Free private parking is available on site.