Pousada Monastery of Guimarães hotel is wonderful impressive monumental luxury hotel set in the old town of Guimarães. Guimarães which was the European capital of culture in 2012 is possibly one of the most impressive historical towns in Portugal, possbly the birth place of its first king Henrique Afonso it is a special occasion to walk through its streets and visit its monuments.
Staying at Pousada Santa Marinha, in Guimarães, gives you more than a few days of rest, a history lesson live with every step. Located on the slopes of Monte da Penha, this former monastery was delivered by Queen Mafalda is zn amazing place of extraordinary dimensions, highly detailed miniatures.
The feeling of being at home begins in the bar, the former monastery kitchen. With a huge fireplace, comfortable sofas and a terrace with a very inviting terrace in summer.
Climb the stairs and go through the impressive Great Hall, the old library, with its imposing ceiling oak wood trough, with coffered and let your footsteps echo through the ages, as echoed by the time classes in the monastery.
Mostly Baroque and Rococo help you submerge completely in this hotel-museum. Discover the amazing balcony of Frei Jerónimo sing with two amazing panels of tiles where Johannine figure the passage of the order monastery of Jeronimos Ogostinhos for a class and the most famous student of the school, Dom Duarte of Portugal. With a huge area of 10 hectares, it has many paths and trails to go. Follow the route of taken, cheered by the sound of water and the crunchy leaves at his feet. Get lost on the way to the lake and meet with nature in the place where she lives.
In the old wing, all beds are double and there is no space for extra beds. It is a perfect and romantic way to spend a few days that are recorded in their love story.
In the new wing, all beds are twin and there are rooms with fixed beds, for older children, or have grown more. Discover how to get more comfortable, whatever your stay.
Prices start at 100 euro per room
The suites in the old wing have a very curious peculiarity: they have room, but are extremely large, with your room furniture – and museum – and its dumas twin canopy. Of the bathrooms, with window to the garden or the city, they are large, bright and very comfortable.
prices start at 170 euros per night
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