Casa Cova do Barro

Casa Cova do Barro

At the bottom of the planed Zêzere River valley, between mountains and pine forest in the schist village Janeiro de Cima, you will find Casa Cova do Barro. Come and relax in a casual and family environment and enjoy a good night sleep, in one of the rooms that offer all the comfort to rest and renew energy. Start your day the right way by taking an invigorating breakfast full of local flavors and discover the attractions that the region offers. Enjoy the socializing room, equipped with a cozy fireplace that makes the delight of all the guests on the coldest nights. It is also a free pool table and various other games that provide an environment of true conviviality among the guests, who can still watch a good program of satellite TV or a DVD, or simply doing nothing.

Bike Friendly Facilities

  • Bike secured garage;
  • Bike washing facility;
  • Cyclist menu (carbo,fruit and veggy);
  • Overnight cycling clothes laundry;
  • Mini-Bike repair station with basic tool set and pump;
  • Bike parking lot;
  • Bike routes for road and/or mountain biking (with maps,technical data and GPS tracks)

Optional Friendly Facilities


ATTENTION: When you use an offer code in your booking, please note the conditions discriminated. The reservation request with offer codes included will be validated by email, by the accommodation.


  • 24.61 km
  • 390 m
  • 722 m
  • 332 m
  • 2 h

  • Zezere Valley;

RIDE 1 [Moderate]

MTB route with 25Km that takes place in the first half along the Zezere banks returning to Janeiro de Cima through the north border across Porta do Souto . This route has the great attraction the nooks and corners that this river has carved over time can be observed from the margin or from the panoramic provided at Porta do Souto.



  • 31.54 km
  • 211 m
  • 508 m
  • 319 m
  • 3 h

  • Zezere Valley, Ademoço.

RIDE 2 [Moderate]

Very beautiful route along the Zezere to south Janeiro de Cima village. Then follows the north shore crossing villages like Ademoço, Esteiro and Porto de Vacas, they all together, Janeiro de Baixo e de Cima, are part of a great ancestral mean of communication, the Zezere.