Retreats at Alma do Paço, Ericeira

'The most unique retreat venue in Portugal'

Retreats at Alma do Paço

We’d like to invite you to Alma do Paço. Our home, our rustic, magical hideaway, and the perfect location for your Portugal Retreat. Combining an eclectic mix with our natural setting, heritage buildings, bohemian design, stunning locally sourced organic food, the fresh ocean air, a passionate team and lashings of bon vivant charm – both the farmhouse and lush garden create an atmospheric delight for you and your guests. As soon as you walk through the gate, you will understand the unique and intimate setting, so different from any other retreat venue. If you are looking for a retreat venue near Lisbon, Portugal then don’t look any further!

We’ve been hosting a limited number of exclusive retreats with guests from all over the world and we’re proud to state that a first-timer never remains a first-timer at Alma do Paço. After their initial encounter with the magic that Alma do Paço is, all the retreat organisers we’ve worked with over the years have made our place a fixed yearly halt on their retreat itinerary!

With our personal approach, gourmet cuisine, unique location, on the spot communication, affordable price-tag, transparent accounting, meticulous planning, amicable & passionate team, professional external partners and two decades of experience, Alma do Paço is quickly becoming one of the more sought after retreat venues in Portugal.

Alma do Paço provides the perfect setting for your intimate, unique and atmospheric retreat. Yoga, ceramics, Wim Hof Method, mindfulness, surf coaching, ayurvedic,… whatever your passion is that you would like to share with the world, we make sure you will only have to focus on what you do best and we’ll take care of the rest.

With exclusive occupancy of the space, retreat leaders can creatively curate the environment to best suit their needs.


You will have use of:

  • Our beautiful and unique ruins event space, beautifully lit and plenty of hidden corners for intimate moments, stunning photographs and memorable sunset yoga sessions. 
  • A 14th Century chapel, the ‘capela de São Sebastião’ still bearing original features but complemented with a modern twist to be used as a yoga shala, workshop space or dance area. 
  • The pool area, with as the center piece a custom made shallow plunge pool perfect for your gathering, surrounded by a bbq (or bar!) area, party space, seating lawn, or whatever you wish it to be.
  • A firepit area for those cosy, late in the night memories.
  • 4 tastefully designed double/twin rooms & 2 family rooms with sleeping space for up to 17-20 guests.

Please contact us for further information on how we can host and arrange your unique retreat in Portugal!