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Quinta Do Frances Winery

Odelouca River Valley | Sitio da Dobra, Cx Postal 862H, Silves 8300-037, Portugal
+351 282 106 303
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Winery with guided tour, wine tasting and wine shop in the Algarve. Owned by a French man which produces high quality red, rosé and white wines. Open all year.
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good20%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Odelouca River Valley | Sitio da Dobra, Cx Postal 862H, Silves 8300-037, Portugal
+351 282 106 303
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Quinta Do Frances Winery for a tour and wine tasting. It was only us and another couple. Our guide, Tânia, is very knowledgeable and was ready to answer all our questions. The winery is small and relatively new (approximately ten years old). We...More

Thank psms2014
Reviewed 3 November 2017

Don´t be scared of the location, it is really in the middle of rural Algarve but the roads leading to this winery are excellent. In fact the trip there through the hills and countryside is a plus and makes this really a nice morning or...More

Thank Cees K
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

We make frequent visits to the Algarve and regularly take our friends and family to this winery. It has a very picturesque setting about 20 minutes drive from Silves and the facilities are first class. The staff are very friendly and Tania, who was the...More

Thank Simba0ne
Reviewed 24 October 2017

We booked this directly with the winery instead of an agency. Four of us made it a day trip from Vilamoura along with a visit to Monchique. Tania gave us a wonderful tour, explaining the history of the fairly new winery and its owner. Her...More

1  Thank Toyatex
Reviewed 19 October 2017

Very interesting visit. Tania warm and engaging, knowledgeable and kind. Tasty wines in compact, homely family business. Learned a lot about the land, the grapes, the barrels and the family. Highly recommended.

1  Thank Aspiringconnoisseur
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Our hotel kindly booked us on a tour of this lovely little winery. Tania gave a warm welcome and then we had a lovely tour with the owners wife, Fatima. It’s a small family winery and the tour was very personal, they also have a...More

Thank Heididoood
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

We loved our visit att Quinta Do Frances winery. Beautiful surroundings, informative tour and great tasting wines, especially the reds. Than you Tania!

Thank Marielle A
Reviewed 28 September 2017

French owners from scratch - hence the name - in fact the owner is a still-practising French doctor, and unsurprisingly french varietals are mainly grown here. Lovely rural setting in the Odelouca valley not far from Silves, all wine from estate-grown fruit. Very fancy and...More

Thank PeterHarvey
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

...a good day out to the vineyard and Monchique - great to hear about the early days of this young vineyard and to taste their wine. Enjoyed the tour of the winemaking area and lovely views. Good luck with this year's harvest and thank you...More

Thank 863mike
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Great visit with both tour and tasting from this small scale nice vineyard! Well hosted, generously shared from the history of this family project!

Thank Ptno
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27 January 2017|
Response from Patrick A | Property representative |
In June we are only closed on Monday and open for the week-end. Kind regards
sue p
6 April 2015|
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Response from Patrick A | Property representative |
Dear Sue, Thanks for your interest in visiting our winery. The taxi cost is about 35€ to 40€. Here is the contact if you need (351)919 798 213. If you need further information, don't hesitate to contact us through our... More
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