Nestled in tranquil surroundings, the rustic-style Casa O Nascer do Sol features an outdoor pool surrounded by palm trees and a landscaped garden filled with olive and eucalyptus trees. The 5 guest rooms are traditionally decorated and feature a private terrace or balcony, a wardrobe, a TV and a modern bathroom with free toiletries. Some rooms have pool and mountain views and a sofa. A buffet breakfast made with homemade products is served daily at the dining room, overlooking the pool and decorated with stonewalls and antique furnishings. Local restaurants are within a 15-minute drive away, serving regional cuisines and wines. Guests can request before the arrival to have dinner at the property. Guests can sunbathe poolside or on the sun terrace, walk through the beautifully landscaped garden filled with shady trees before enjoying an afternoon BBQ. Indoors, the B&B has a cosy lounge area and a library. Free Wi-Fi is available in all public areas. Local activities include hiking and cycling. The Mondego River is 7.5 miles away where guests can practice canoeing, fishing and swimming. Casa O Nascer do Sol offers bicycle hire for guests to explore the region. Coimbra, Alva River and Mondego River are within a 50-minute drive away by car. Free parking is available on site.
Enjoy your visit to Oliveira do Hospital with a stay at Alva Valley Hotel. Free perks include WiFi, self parking, and buffet breakfast daily between 8 AM and 10:30 AM. Rooms offer up nice touches like premium bedding and down comforters, along with balconies and flat-screen TVs.
Aqua Village Health Resort & Spa offers an airport shuttle (available 24 hours). Guests can be pampered with massages at the spa and grab a bite to eat at the restaurant. There are 2 indoor pools and an outdoor pool at this luxurious resort, along with in-room conveniences like kitchenettes and sofa beds.
Location This historic hotel is located in Vila Pouca da Beira, a small village of less than 400 inhabitants. Affording a wonderful location, the hotel is situated close to the Serra da Estrla and Serra do Açor mountain ranges that provide a romantic, peaceful ambience. Porto airport lies approximately 180 km from the hotel. Facilities Travellers are welcomed at the hotel, which has a total of 24 rooms. The individual storeys can easily be reached via the lift or stairs. Services such as a safe and a currency exchange service ensure a comfortable stay. Internet access in public areas (for a fee) allows guests to stay in touch whilst on holiday. Among the culinary options available at the establishment are a restaurant, a dining area and a bar. The grounds of the accommodation feature a playground and an attractive garden. Additional facilities at the hotel include a TV room. Those arriving in their own vehicles can leave them in the car park of the establishment. Available services and facilities include room service and a laundry service. Rooms Each of the rooms is appointed with air conditioning, central heating, a kitchen and a bathroom. A double bed ensures a good night's sleep. Extra beds can be requested. A safe and a minibar are also available. Other features include a telephone, a TV and WiFi (no extra charge). The bathrooms have a shower and a bathtub. A hairdryer is also available. Special family rooms are available for families with children. Sports/Entertainment The accommodation offers various options for cooling off on hot days, including a pool and an outdoor pool. Sun loungers and parasols are ideal for relaxation. Travellers can enjoy a range of refreshing drinks at the poolside bar. Leisure options at the hotel include tennis and billiards. For a fee, golf and canoeing are also available. Additional services include an entertainment programme for children, offering numerous activities. Meals Catering options available at the establishment include bed and breakfast and half board. Guests can choose to book options such as breakfast, lunch or dinner. Payment All major credit cards, including American Express, VISA, Diners Club and MasterCard, are accepted for payment.
Take in the views from the rooftop terrace when you stay at Quinta da Palmeira Romantic Boutique. The outdoor pool is a great spot to take a dip, and guests can grab a bite to eat at Quinta da Palmeira, which serves international cuisine and is open for lunch and dinner. A poolside bar and a bar/lounge are other highlights, and rooms at this upscale hotel offer up nice touches like bathrobes, slippers, and Select Comfort beds with premium linens.
Located in the centre of Luso and near the Buçaco Mountains, Hotel Central offers air-conditioned rooms with a TV. The rooms at Hotel Central are traditionally decorated with dark wooden furniture. All rooms have a private bathroom with a hairdryer. Guests can enjoy authentic Portuguese dishes in the restaurant. The bar offers a selection of local and international drinks. There is a variety of restaurants and bars within a 3-minute walk of the hotel. Free parking in a garage is possible for motorcycles and bicycles. The Luso-Buçaco Train Station is 0.9 miles from Hotel Central, and Mortágua is 10.6 miles away.
Located in Caldas de Sangemil, between Serra da Estrela and Caramulo Mountains, Hotel Beira Dão sits on the banks of Dão River. It offers a hot tub, fitness centre and a bar. Beira Dão offers simply decorated rooms with dark-wood furnishings. All air-conditioned rooms have a cable TV and a telephone, and some offer river views. Free Wi-Fi is available. Breakfast is served each day in the dining room, where regional meals and wine can be served upon request. There is a bar available and guests can enjoy drinks in the summer terrace. After a workout session at the fitness centre, guests can relax in the hot tub. There are common living rooms available with sofas and a TV. The fluvial beach is a few steps away and offers sandy, shaded areas. The city of Viseu is a 26-minute drive away and Tondela, with its heritage sites and traditional cuisine, is a 20-minute drive from Hotel Beira Dão.
When visiting Oliveira do Hospital, Hotel Rural Quinta da Geia is a great choice to consider. You can grab a bite to eat at the restaurant and visit the spa to be pampered with Swedish massages or body treatments. There's an outdoor pool and a bar/lounge, and rooms at this upscale hotel get the details right with deep soaking tubs and hydromassage showerheads.
Set in a 17th-century manor, this hotel in Tondela, Beira Alta, has an outdoor pool, a lush garden and free internet. It is 1.2 miles from Vila Nova da Rainha. The cosy rooms at the Casa Da Câmara have wooden flooring, a TV, heating and a private bathroom with toiletries. The Câmara serves a large breakfast including regional specialities. It also has a self-service bar. Guests can relax in the spacious lounge, which has a fireplace, a flat-screen TV and a DVD player. It is the perfect place for a break after some swings at the Montebelo Golf Course. The Câmara is 2.8 miles from Tondela city centre and has free parking. Ecotrail Dão is 1,3.1 miles away.
B&W Hotel Rural is a great choice for a stay in Arganil. Guests can splash around at the outdoor pool or grab a bite to eat at one of the 2 restaurants. A terrace and a garden are other highlights at this upscale hotel, and rooms offer balconies and sofa beds.
Located in the entertainment district, Hotel Severino José is a great choice for a stay in Tondela. Guests can take a dip in the outdoor pool and indulge in massages. A bar/lounge and a children's pool are other highlights, and rooms offer up nice touches like rainfall showerheads and pillowtop beds with down comforters.
Located in the quiet countryside town of Oliveira do Hospital, Best choice Lodging offers rooms 12.4 miles away from the Serra da Estrela Natural Park. Free parking is available. The rooms feature views of the Serra da Estrela mountain range from windows which let in plenty of natural light. The double room comes with a large balcony. The twin room contains a shared bathroom and private balcony. Guests can use the shared kitchen area to prepare meals and dine in the common room or garden. Local restaurants and bars are available in the town centre, 2,133 feet away. There is an air-conditioned meeting room available with free Internet connection and a warm fireplace. Oliveira do Hospital also contains 3 parks and a swimming pool. The larger towns of Coimbra and Viseu are 70 minutes away.
The 400-year old building of Quinta da Florencia is set in the quiet countryside of Serra da Estrela and offers free Wi-Fi. The large garden contains a private villa and a pool with mountain views. The renovated rooms feature original stone walls, panelled ceilings and wooden shutters. All rooms are equipped with air conditioning and a TV. The Villa has a fully equipped kitchen and opens out onto a large veranda. A fresh buffet breakfast is served every morning in the panoramic restaurant or on the terrace. Refreshments can be enjoyed at the wooden bar which also has a lounge with a TV and a pool table. Free cycles are available upon request to explore the region and there are many hiking and fishing opportunities nearby. Quinta da Florencia Clube de Campo AL is 12.4 miles from the scenic town of Seia and 23.6 miles from Viseu.
Located near a train station, Grande Hotel de Luso is a great choice for a stay in Mealhada. Guests can visit the spa to indulge in massages, facials, or body treatments, and Portuguese cuisine is served at Restaurante, which is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. A bar/lounge and a seasonal outdoor pool are other highlights, and rooms at this upscale hotel offer balconies and minibars.
After staying at the hotel, i read Jose Saramago's description from the 1970's not much has changed.
Pros: Staff, location were excellent. The forest is incredibly beautiful and the buildings are stunning. The meal in the restaurant was also very good, while at 5* prices...
Cons: Rooms not up to the standard of the rest of the building. Had to run the water for more than 5 minutes to get hot.
Enjoy your visit to Mealhada with a stay at Bussaco Palace Hotel. For a bite to eat, guests can check out Sala de Jantar Real, which serves French cuisine and is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. A bar/lounge and a terrace are other highlights, and rooms at this luxurious hotel offer 24-hour room service and bathrobes.
Take in the views from the rooftop terrace when you stay at Caramulo Congress Hotel & Spa. Guests can visit the spa to indulge in hot stone massages, facials, or body treatments, and Portuguese cuisine is served at Restaurante O Pais, which is open for lunch and dinner. There's an indoor pool and an outdoor pool, and rooms at this upscale hotel offer balconies and minibars.
Located near a train station, INATEL Luso is a great choice for a stay in Mealhada. You can splash around at the outdoor pool, grab a bite to eat at the restaurant, or unwind with a drink at the bar/lounge.
Offering stunning views and affordable accommodation, Alojamento Local De Pardieiros is located within the protected, green area of Sierra Açor. Rooms are simply but comfortably furnished and include a work desk and shower. Guests can enjoy the clean air while relaxing in the property's gardens, enjoy traditional meals at the restaurant or head out to explore the village. Nearby attractions include the waterfall of Fraga da Pena, hiking trails of the traditional slate, and Mata Margaraça.
Set in a 19th-century mansion surrounded by gardens, this guesthouse offers a homelike ambiance in the thermal resort town of Luso. It features Portuguese wall tiling and free Wi-Fi in public areas. Choupal’s rooms have antique wood-carved furnishings and a private bathroom. Each has a television, while some feature a bathroom with a tub or a balcony. A continental breakfast is served every morning. Guests can read a book in the shared lounge room and connect to the free WiFi. Choupal is a 15-minute walk from the Luso-Buçaco Railway Station and 11.8 miles from the historic windmills of Penacova. Coimbra is a 35-minute drive away. Free public parking is possible at a location nearby.