Casa Sacoto

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About Casa Sacoto

Casa Sacoto is an exclusive and private Portuguese getaway ideally to celebrate unique moments with friends and family, a slow living wedding retreat, ideal for a multiple-day celebration of love and life.

Nestled in the heart of Portugal, just 35 minutes from the vibrant city of Lisbon and on its wine region, it offers a unique experience for weddings and exclusive accommodations. With a stunning 19th-century manor house, lush gardens, and surrounding vineyards, Casa Sacoto provides an idyllic setting for unforgettable moments. Our commitment to personalized service and attention to detail ensures that every occasion is flawlessly executed, whether it's a dream wedding or a tranquil getaway.

Behind The Brand Interview

What was the initial spark for the property and how did it all begin?

The initial spark for Casa Sacoto can be traced back to the founders passion for hospitality, the beauty of the Portuguese countryside, and a desire to create a truly unique and memorable experience for guests. They envisioned a property that would showcase the natural charm and elegance of the region while providing exceptional service and personalized attention to detail.

Inspired by the region’s architecture combined with Mediterranean folkloric influences with a contemporary aesthetic, the founders set out to restore a 19th-century manor house, that was abandoned for 10 years. They saw an opportunity to create a one-of-a-kind venue where people could celebrate life’s special moments.


What spaces do you offer for a wedding or event?

Casa Sacoto offers a range of versatile spaces:

Main event hall serves as a versatile space that can accommodate a seated dinner up to 90 guests with a mezzanine that can be used as a dance floor. It’s minimal style works as a blank canvas for your style.

The Garden. Casa Sacoto boasts lush gardens, providing a picturesque backdrop for cocktail receptions and al fresco dinner. The natural beauty of the surrounding vineyards adds a touch of romance and tranquility to your special day.

The Patio. Charming and intimate space opening onto the gardens beyond that provides an ideal setting for ceremonies or a welcome drink.

The House provides accommodation for you and your closest guests to stay and relax. The 2 rooms and 2 suites are designed with style and comfort in mind, ensuring a restful retreat after the festivities.


How many guests can you cater for?

90 people.


What is it that makes your property magic?

What makes Casa Sacoto truly magical is the seamless combination of its enchanting setting, meticulous attention to detail, and heartfelt hospitality.

The founders pour their hearts and souls into Casa Sacoto, infusing it with their vision, personal touch, and love for hospitality. It is their labour of love, reflecting their dreams, aspirations, and desire to share the beauty of the countryside, culture and gastronomy of Portugal with others.


What advice can you give couples when selecting their venue?

It’s crucial to choose a space that aligns with your vision.

Consider the layout, capacity, and amenities offered by the venue to ensure it is the right fit for your needs.

Staying true to yourselves means selecting a venue and design that reflects your unique style and personality. Look for a space that allows you to customize the decor and ambiance to create an environment that represents who you are as a couple.

Don’t hesitate to seek advice from the experienced venue staff. They have valuable insights and expertise in event planning and can offer guidance to help you make informed decisions. Their recommendations and suggestions can enhance your event and make it even more memorable.

Remember to consider your guests’ experience. Choose a venue that provides convenience, accessibility, and comfort for your attendees.

Lastly, keep your budget in mind throughout the decision-making process.

Editors Notes

Why we love it…

Rural Portugal hideout Casa Socoto is a serene retreat surrounded by vineyards and towering trees. The restored 19th-century villa is perfect for the modern romantic destination wedding with a series of indoor and outdoor spaces that can be transformed to suit your vision.


For the bride…

Casa Socoto was made for the minimalist bride envisioning an intimate wedding within nature.


Editor’s tips…

Book a stay at Casa Socoto to get a feel for the location and experience the venue’s simplistic yet refined beauty before making your decision.