Dating back to the 15th century, the castle has been restored and transformed into a wonderful Pousada. Its special atmosphere and traditional local dishes and wines ensure that the hotel remains true to the cultural legacy of Portugal. A charming garden complex incorporating a full water landscape is somewhat reminiscent of a medieval castle's orchid. The air-conditioned hotel offers a total of 20 rooms and includes a lobby, a 24-hour reception, a currency exchange facility, lifts, a games room, a TV room and a restaurant. A public Internet terminal, room service and a car park also feature.
The hotel complex lies in the resort of Alvito in the region of Baixo Alentejo in the south of Portugal.
Each of the rooms comes with an en suite bathroom, hairdryer, a direct dial telephone, satellite/ cable TV, a minibar and central heating as standard.
The hotel grounds also include a swimming pool, a poolside snack bar, sun loungers and parasols as well as a snooker table and family games options. The complex also includes opportunities for to go canoeing, horse riding, cycling tours, walking and hunting.
All meals are available in a buffet form; lunch and the evening meal may alternatively be taken à la carte or chosen from a menu. It is possible to book a half-board or a full board stay.
Credit cards: American Express, Diners Club, MasterCard and VISA, cash or deposit are all accepted as methods of payment.
Direct dial telephone
Satellite cable TV