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Pousada Convento de Vila Vicosa

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Overview
Convento das Chagas - Terreiro do Paco, Vila Vicosa 7160-251 Portugal See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
4 Star accommodation
About
Description
The Pousada Convento de Vila Viçosa, located in the region of Alto Alentejo, is located close to the historical centre of Vila Viçosa and is surrounded by beautiful gardens. Situated between Elvas, Borba and More Redondo, Vila Viçosa is a quaint village, rich with history. The Pousada is located in the former Convent of the Chagas de Cristo, built on the orders of Jaime IV, Duke of Bragança, in the 16th century. During your stay you can enjoy the outdoor swimming pool, have fun in the games room and relax in the drawing room that also has a piano. For your meals, we have a restaurant and a bar. The rooms are decorated in warm colours and are equipped with television and free Wi-Fi. There are 11 themed rooms with decoration and elements unique to each one. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
Free Internet
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
39
Price range
US$70 - US$146 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Portugal > Alentejo > Evora District > Vila Vicosa
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Very pleasant and relaxing experience in an impressive atmosphere. The location is excellent in a rich and tranquil environment surrounded by history and historical buildings all around. Good and informative staff always ready to help.
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Response from Sérgio D, Gerente at Pousada Convento de Vila Viçosa
Responded 4 weeks ago
Dear JDRT1948, Thank you very much for choosing to stay at Pousada Convento de Vila Viçosa Historic Hotel and for taking your valuable time to complete our survey, which we carefully read. The opinions of our guests are extremely helpful allowing us to keep on improving the service we wish to render to each and everyone who choose the Pousadas. We thank you for your time and hope to welcome you again in the near future. Kind regards
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Located in the centre of an historic town, the Pousada of Vila Vicosa is bedecked with history. Formerly the Convent of Chagas de Cristo, this hotel is full of character with themed rooms and many associated legends. The convent’s cells, retreats and oratories have been completel
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Response from Sérgio D, Gerente at Pousada Convento de Vila Viçosa
Responded 4 weeks ago
Dear Machado75, Thank you very much for choosing to stay at Pousada Convento de Vila Viçosa Historic Hotel and for taking your valuable time to complete our survey, which we carefully read. The opinions of our guests are extremely helpful allowing us to keep on improving the service we wish to render to each and everyone who choose the Pousadas. We thank you for your time and hope to welcome you again in the near future. Kind regards
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Surrounded by history, living in comfort and looked after by amazing personnel. High quality food in restaurant. The perfect location. It seemed only yesterday the monks were walking the cloister. Well done!
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Response from Sérgio D, Gerente at Pousada Convento de Vila Viçosa
Responded 4 weeks ago
Dear Michel346, Thank you very much for choosing to stay at Pousada Convento de Vila Viçosa Historic Hotel and for taking your valuable time to complete our survey, which we carefully read. The opinions of our guests are extremely helpful allowing us to keep on improving the service we wish to render to each and everyone who choose the Pousadas. We thank you for your time and hope to welcome you again in the near future. Kind regards
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Friendly and professional attention at reception; fantastic room; many facilities and good service from friendly staff.
Restaurant up to expectations. The building is very impressive. Can recommend withoyt hesitation
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Response from Sérgio D, Gerente at Pousada Convento de Vila Viçosa
Responded 4 weeks ago
Dear Nico O, Thank you very much for choosing to stay at Pousada Convento de Vila Viçosa Historic Hotel and for taking your valuable time to complete our survey, which we carefully read. The opinions of our guests are extremely helpful allowing us to keep on improving the service we wish to render to each and everyone who choose the Pousadas. We thank you for your time and hope to welcome you again in the near future. Kind regards
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We stayed for just one night during our drive down to The Algarve, I could have stayed a week.

So much history, atmosphere and lovely service too.

Our room was huge and decorated in keeping with the age of the property. Lovely balcony overlooking the pool and gardens area.

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Response from Sérgio D, Gerente at Pousada Convento de Vila Viçosa
Responded 4 weeks ago
Dear AgentNikky, Thank you very much for choosing to stay at Pousada Convento de Vila Viçosa Historic Hotel and for taking your valuable time to complete our survey, which we carefully read. The opinions of our guests are extremely helpful allowing us to keep on improving the service we wish to render to each and everyone who choose the Pousadas. We thank you for your time and hope to welcome you again in the near future. Kind regards
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Qual o limite de horário de chegada?
Não há limite de hora de chegada. O check in é feito a partir das 14h, só poderá fazer mais cedo se o seu quarto estiver disponível. No dia da saída, o check out é até às 12h.
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Qual o horário do serviço de pequeno almoço? Obrigada
Tem o horário normal - 8h às 10 e até às 11h ao fds.
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"Room 1006 is a big double room. Room 1010 has less natural light"
"Rooms on the back side are quieter."
"Rooms overlooking the gardens would probably be quieter."
"Very quiet area. Great location. Any room would be excellent"
"I would think all rooms are quiet and lovely"
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