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Pousada de Palmela Historic Hotel

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The Pousada Castelo de Palmela is located in the historic centre of the city of Palmela, 42 km from Lisbon. Sitting 230 metres above sea level, it has fantastic views of the Serra da Arrábida, over the Atlantic ocean and over the lowlands and vineyards of the region. The Pousada includes cloisters from the old convent constructed in the castle. The Pousada de Palmela offers an elegant restaurant where you can enjoy a variety of local dishes paired with beautiful local wine. Also visit the Pátio do Pessegueiro and contemplate the beauty of the scenery. Each room features different decor and is equipped with a TV and free Wi‑Fi.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Restaurant
Public Wifi
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Business Centre with Internet Access
Breakfast Available
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Accessible rooms
Minibar
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All reviews rooms are large fantastic views stunning location central courtyard three nights small town sparkling wine middle ages limited choice breakfast room beautiful place to stay castle grounds wedding night min drive recommend staying here unique experience an extra night
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We came for a short two night stay in this historic convent and castle. I was enticed by the view of the castle on the hill from the train station between Lisbon and Setúbal for years. I wasn't disappointed. The hotel has spectacular views all...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank 797JamesM
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As a member of pestana vacations club wanted to try the posada experience only to find that although the locations and renovations from old convents, castles etc were excellent and the decor, comfort and cleanliness first class badly let down by food quality for evening...More

Review collected in partnership with Pestana Hotel Group
Date of stay: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

100%worth to go and check it out, the historic atmosphere is excellent, the location is extraordinary, check out the breakfast there is quit some selection and it gives you time to experience the castles environment there is quite something to see and enjoy

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Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Culture45028110166
Reviewed 29 October 2018

We were very pleased with our stay. The magnificent position of the monastery and castle with the most beautiful view in all directions is outstanding. The buildings are beautifully restored and furnished, and the comfort is great. The service by the the receptionists and the...More

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Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Experience427802
Reviewed 28 October 2018

When you get in in this place you already can feel the history in your veins. You will walk in and find the nicest Staff on the reception making you feel like home. The rooms are amazing and very comfortable. The restaurant food... uau... 5...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Wai S
9 March 2018|
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Response from Penhadafranca | Reviewed this property |
I've been tp Palmela all my life from child hood to the present. I'm from Lisbon, the wind depends on the season. The summer has the least amount of wind even on the hill were the hotel is located, Spring and fall is the... More
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PollyCase
9 June 2015|
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Dear Guest, We are located 30 minutes by car from Lisbon, the Pousada do not have transport to get you there, in the meantime we can do the properly arrangements with a transfer company upon request. Kind Regards,
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"Check the heating!"
piccccc
6 Aug 2018
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"Rooms vary in size - ask for a large one."
madeirafanwhitleybay
20 Jul 2018
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""Higher rooms will improve the view and the wind sound effects!""
nolit9
19 Jun 2018
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"Room 213 or Room 112 have excellent panoramic views"
AppianNorthYorkshire
8 May 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$89 - US$176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
Pousada Castelo de Palmela
LOCATION
PortugalAlentejoSetubal DistrictPalmela
NUMBER OF ROOMS
28
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