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Monday 22 December 2014

Quinta da Romaneira

The Douro Valley in pictures

A photographic journey of a weekend in the Douro Valley, taking in boat rides, almond picking, infinity pools and lashings of Port.

Friday, October 3rd, 2014 No Comments »

Seely to steer Douro red revolution

Quinta do Noval custodian Christian Seely is on a mission to spearhead the Douro Valley’s dry red revolution at his own property, Quinta da Romaneira.

Thursday, October 2nd, 2014 No Comments »

An ‘interesting phase’ ahead for Romaneira

Christian Seely has offered assurance that the sale of a majority stake in Quinta da Romaneira heralds a period of long-term stability and development for the Douro estate.

Friday, January 18th, 2013 No Comments »

Wine hotels: staying the night?

Building a hotel to accommodate guests visiting one’s winery seems like a logical extension of the business and the brand. But how does the synergy between
winemaking and hospitality work in practice? Margaret Rand sleeps on it.

Monday, April 2nd, 2012 No Comments »

Do hotels help wine brands?

Adding a hotel to a winery is an increasingly attractive tool for raising brand awareness but good winemakers don’t always make good hoteliers.

Monday, April 2nd, 2012 2 Comments »

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