Outdoor accommodation at Barão De São João, Faro District

Nature lodge

Your host, Lucan

Member since July 2023. Responds within less than 12h 75% response time.


  • Drinking water
  • Electricity
  • Washing machine
  • Drying rack
  • Independent toilets
  • Wireless internet
  • Independent shower
  • Independent kitchen
  • Independent fridge
  • Naturism allowed
  • Bicycle storage
  • Parking onsite
  • Picnic table
  • Closed land
  • Independent access
  • Kids playground
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Hobbit House
Taking bookings now.
Welcome to my latest creation.
Set in a cork forest, a unique construction set into the landscape, built from a traditional Lime Pit converted into a beautiful place for charging your internal batteries.
Earth plastered walls with Rocks from the original Kiln showing through, An earth floor, reciprocal roof made from local invasive eucalyptus.

Outdoor kitchen with a 3 ring gas cooker, small fridge and most of the things you will need.

Open air hot water shower with a screen for privacy.

Nice and shaded sitting area for daytime chilling or evening relaxing

Outdoor Compost toilet

Getting around and what to see.

A car is essential to access the Gem location in the local area.

5 mins from the closest village Barao de san juao with supermarkets, local cafes, pizzeria and local restaurants

8 mins to reach the forestr

10 min drive to the south coast beaches like Luz, Burgau, Salema and the iconic Lagos beaches like Donna Anna and Camillo beach and so many more. If you are into beaches you won't be able to see them all

20 min drive to the west coast to some of the best beaches of Europe.

10min drive to the motorway, giving a quick access to the rest of the Algarve.

10 min drive to the historic Lagos town.

25 min drive to Sagres, the end of south west Europe

Welcome to our land, we are the guardians of 2 hectares of land that we are turning into a food forest/ animal sanctuary.
We built our own earth house and are still working on it and will always keep on it as it's a living house.
We lived here for 5 years and would like to invite you to stay in your own private piece of earth.
When you stay with us you will be contributing to the development of our piece of paradise.

The setting

Super quiet, calm, relaxing, recharge your batteries. Inspiring, creative thinking.

The spots

Hobbit house built into the Land. Natural building from local materials.

The sanitary facilities

Dry compost toilet. Changed every couple of days. No smell. Hot water shower, basin.

The amenities

Internet, kitchen with fridge, 3 hob Cooker, electricty for charging laptop phone etc.


No fires in summer., personal access with parking right next to the accommodation. No smoking inside the house, children welcome.


  • Amusement Parks
  • Bar / Restaurant
  • Canoe / Kayak
  • Climbing
  • Clubs
  • Cultural visits
  • Diving
  • Events
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Horse-riding
  • Shopping
  • Surfing / Sailing
  • Swimming
  • Trails
  • Well-being
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