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Convento do Espinheiro, Historic Hotel & Spa

Overview
Canaviais, Evora 7005-839 Portugal See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Great converted convent. When you arrive you're given a welcome drink and a guided tour of the facility! I had a great room with a lovey view. The hotel is filled with extremely interesting artifacts and the chapel is stunning, Excellent breakfast service and a...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Carol S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Luxury hotel converted from the 15th century convent. Rooms are spacious, very clean and well maintained. Beautiful grounds, swimming pool. Well preserved chapel with beautiful tiles and paintings. Hotel located about 5-minute drive from town, but taxi is always available and not expensive.

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Igor U
Reviewed 1 week ago

Luxury hotel on outskirts of Evora. A former convent was reimagined as a resort hotel. The rooms are modern extensions, the dining and lounges are part of the old building. Attached is a functioning chapel with magnificent decorations. A wedding was held there during our...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank wendyat710
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went there for a couple of nights. This is a beautiful hotel converted from an old convent. There is a new wing and an old wing, which is the converted monastery. We stayed in a suite in the old wing. We loved it! This...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank yannis63
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is a must to stay in Evora. Wonderful privately owned restored Convento (monks not nuns) dating back to the 15th century. Completely restored 20+ years ago by a family from Madera. Service is impeccable and rooms spacious. We stayed in a Superior room...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Description
Everyone needs a place to lay their weary head. For travellers visiting Evora, Convento do Espinheiro, Historic Hotel & Spa is an excellent choice for rest and rejuvenation. Well-known for its luxury More environment and proximity to great restaurants and attractions, Convento do Espinheiro, Historic Hotel & Spa makes it easy to enjoy the best of Evora. Rooms at Convento do Espinheiro, Historic Hotel & Spa provide a flat screen TV, air conditioning, and a minibar, and guests can stay connected with free wifi. Guests can also enjoy a pool and free breakfast while staying at Convento do Espinheiro, Historic Hotel & Spa. Need a place to park? Free parking is available at Convento do Espinheiro, Historic Hotel & Spa. Given the close proximity of popular landmarks, such as Capela dos Ossos (12.4 km) and Almendres Cromlech (15.9 km), guests of Convento do Espinheiro, Historic Hotel & Spa can easily experience some of Evora's most well known attractions. Evora has plenty of wine bar. So when you’re here, be sure to check out popular spots like Enoteca Cartuxa, Vinarium Wine & Tapas, and Piparoza-Boutique Bar, which are serving up some great dishes. If you’re looking for things to do, you can check out Anta Grande do Zambujeiro (Évora) (2.0 km), Church of Nossa Senhora do Espinheiro (1.6 km), or Tours Evora Genuina (1.8 km), which are popular attractions amongst tourists, and they are all within walking distance. Whether you’re travelling for business, pleasure or both, Convento do Espinheiro, Historic Hotel & Spa is sure to make your visit to Evora one worth remembering. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
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Business
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Spa
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Luxury
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Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
,
Business
,
Spa
,
Luxury
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
92
Price range
US$125 - US$226 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Convento Do Espinheiro, a Luxury Collection Hotel And Spa
,
Convento Do Espinheiro Heritage Hotel
Location
Portugal > Alentejo > Evora District > Evora
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
,
Business
,
Spa
,
Luxury
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
92
Price range
US$125 - US$226 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Convento Do Espinheiro, a Luxury Collection Hotel And Spa
,
Convento Do Espinheiro Heritage Hotel
Location
Portugal > Alentejo > Evora District > Evora
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Room & Suite (352)
Dining (116)
Pool & Beach (115)
Amenities (62)
Family and Play Areas (22)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (10)
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Questions & Answers
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omyeah
12 October 2018|
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Response from Ellemay | Reviewed this property |
They do wine tasting every afternoon at 5pm. Just turn up or tell reception your interested in attending when checking in.
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omyeah
12 October 2018|
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Response from knitsforfood | Reviewed this property |
We arrived very early from an overnight flight. Our room wasn’t ready but they took our luggage and we went off to lunch. We checked in on a Saturday and the hotel was very busy. We were in our room just before 3.
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Response from Bob L | Reviewed this property |
Title to this property is still held by a rather small group of monks, who live in the other monastery in Evora. When they found out that Starwood was merging with Marriott, they decided to leave rather than be managed by... More
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Room Tips
"All rooms appear to be good!"
juliehK1603MW
4 weeks ago
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"I believe all the rooms will have a good view and a balcony."
Digimom
1 Nov 2018
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"Room 301 or 302"
colinb4951
26 Jun 2018
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"Try to get in the old convent part."
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24 Jun 2018
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