Pousadas of Portugal - Pousadas of
|The District of Porto
(sometimes Oporto in English) is located on the north west coast of Portugal.
The district capital is the city of Porto, the second largest city in the
country. It is bordered by the Aveiro and Viseu districts to the south,
Braga district to the north and Vila Real district to the east.
One of Portugal's most internationally
famous products, Port wine, was named after the city because it was originally
shipped from the area or, more precisely, from Vila Nova de Gaia, a city
just across the river which belongs to the same conurbation. The country
was also named after the Latin name of this city, Portus Cale (English:
Port of Gaia).
de Alijó - Barão de Forrester, Alijó
Pousada is located in the old village of Alijó, heart of the Douro
Wine Region among the famous "quintas", small estates where the Port Wine
vineyards grow in terraces. It is the most perfect place to get to know
how the most famous wine in the world is produced. The proximity of the
Douro river allows guests to go on pleasant cruises, and enjoy one of the
most beautiful landcapes in the country.
de Amares - Sta. Maria do Bouro, Amares Historic
accordance with the monastic severity, but with a comfortable and modern
decoration, this Santa Maria do Bouro Pousada is an absolute must to discover
the cultural sites of Minho. Between the city of Braga and the Geres
mountain range, stands Santa Maria do Bouro Pousada, the result of the
restoration of a former Cistercian Monastery, one of the most characteristics
of that period in Portugal. The hotel has 32 guestrooms that are
equipped with standard amenities and provide comfort to its guests.
The hotel provides refined ambience, which is known for its superior quality,
offering the guests an unforgettable experience. Enjoy a stay in the Convent
where you will have all the comfort of modernity.
de Sao Bartolomeu Braganca Charm Pousada
too often forgotten due to its distance from the decision-making centres,
will be impossible to forget, once visited. From the Pousada de Bragança
- São Bartolomeu, on top of a hill of the Nogueira montain range,
you have a superb view over this districts capital city. Within the walls
of the former castle, Bragança is one of the most interesting medieval
cities of Portugal. The Pousada perfectly combines its architecture, decoration
and gastronomy with the regional culture. Guests can dine at the
onsite restaurant and later enjoy a drink at the bar, which is an ideal
place to relax after a tiring day. There is also a swimming pool
available onsite for you to enjoy.
de Geres / Canicada - S.Bento Nature Pousada
a unique location in the heart of Peneda/Gerês National Park, this
Pousada has a breathtaking view over the river Cávado and the peaceful
Caniçada dam. These are landscapes to remember, while appreciating
a delicious appetizer on the Pousada's terrace, looking down at the beautiful
sunset reflected on the water.
de Guimarães - Nossa Sra. da Oliveira, Guimarães
Pousada de Guimarães - Nossa Sra. da Oliveira is located in the
medieval historical centre of Guimarães, traditionally known as
the birthplace of the Portuguese nation. This Pousada is part of the liveliness
of the city, helping to reflect its century old traditions. Staying at
this Pousada and walking through the narrow streets that lead to the castle
and to the Palace of the Dukes, is like discovering the history of Portugal.
de Guimaraes - Santa Marinha, Guimarães Historic
the historical centre of Guimarães, set on a hill overlooking the
city, we find the majestic Pousada de Guimarães - Santa Marinha,
the XII Century Augustin Monastery, which after being rebuilt and restored,
received the National Architectural Prize in 1985. Penha Park, the gardens
and the interior corners with granite fountains, the rich Portuguese glazed
tiles, the cloisters, the balconies and terraces over the city will, together
with the magnificent cuisine and wines, make you wish to stay for a very
de Marão - Sao Goncalo, Marão Nature
on the Marão Mountain Range and only 20km from the town of Amarante,
this Pousada is the perfect place to enjoy the magnificent landscapes of
the mountains and the Tâmega valley. The splendour of the view from
the Pousada sitting room is matched by the excellent quality of the cuisine.
In the Pousada's immediate surroundings, guests can enjoy the most beautiful
tours, amongst which a visit to Mateus Palace, which apart fromits architectural
beauty, offers guests a full programme of international cultural activities.
de Mesão Frio - Solar da Rede, Mesão Frio
Solar da Rede Pousada is
located in the midst of the wine region of Douro, with a breathtaking view
over the River Douro. It incorporates 31 guestrooms and a cosy restaurant
and bar. Also present is a beautiful garden and a swimming pool and tennis
court. This 18th century manor, today offers guests all the comforts of
modern life including conference facilities for business travellers.
de Valenca do Minho - Sao Teotonio Charm Pousada
The Sao Teotonio Pousada
is located inside the walls of Valenca, a fortified town on the northern
border with Spain. The Minho River is one of the most beautiful one in
Portugal and is navigable from the Pousada down to the sea at Caminha and
has many interesting towns along its banks. The Pousada has
18 rooms, 6 of them with balcony over the garden. All rooms have en-suite
bathroom. The Pousada is air-conditioned and has a bar and restaurant serving
typical Minho food.
DO CASTELO (COSTA VERDE)
de Viana do Castelo - Monte de Sta. Luzia, Viana Do Castelo
Set on the hill of Santa
Luzia, overlooking the town of Viana do Castelo and the beautiful estuary
of the river Lima, this Pousada is the result of an excellent restoration
of a 1918 hotel. From this Pousada guests can enjoy the view of one of
the vast and beautiful landscapes of our country, the city of Viana do
Castelo and the sea. Its surrounding gardens and woods, the magnificent
swimming pool and the peaceful place where the Pousada is set, allow guests
an invigorating tranquillity.
NOVA DE CERVEIRA
de Vila Nova de Cerveira - D.Diniz, Vila Nova de Cerveira
This Pousada is set in a
small XIII century manor house, where rooms and suites have their own courtyards,
and ensures guests have total privacy. From the manor's old walls you have
the most magnificent view over the river Minho. This is an excellent starting
point to get to know the beautiful Minho landscapes and traditions, or
even to relive the military achievements of this land. The Pousada is air-conditioned
and has a restaurant, considered to be one of the best in the town, with
superb views over the river and its beautiful valley.
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