Casa Modesta is an architect designed hotel located in the Ria Formosa Natural Park in Olhäo, Portugal. The current building was refurbished from an old family house from 1940. It was designed by Vania from the architectural firm PAR, the owner’s sister and the interior design is by Albino Nascimento and Kathi Stertzig of the Home Project Design Studio.
The building was built with local materials and traditional architectural values, pertaining from the Algarvian housing style. However the designer followed a contemporary logic having in mind sustainable measures.
The hotel consists of 9 minimally designed and decorated suites, each one with a private patio connected to communal areas to eat and a lounge. Combining eco-friendly architectural values and local cuisine, Casa Modesta is the perfect place for a retreat from our busy lives and just enjoy serenity and great Portuguese food.
Quatrim do Sul, 8700-128
Olhäo, Algarve – Portugal