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Pousada Castelo Alvito

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am not type of person that actually complaints... but this hotel doesnt even deserve a 3 star. I was there this Saturday and i definetely recall the price-quality - As soon as we arrived at the room, the toilet was black.. the inside of the toilet black and disgusting. - When we wanted to have a shower, there was... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 9 October 2016

Nice and cool... enjoy a lot. Nice prices. People very decent and pleased . Pool very good and the sunset is perfect. Doesnt have nothing to point. we found a bird dead but looks he just fall for the nest.

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Reviewed 26 September 2016

The rooms are in need of renovation, the service in the restaurant was bad, the back ground music in the restaurant was bed, and the radio was playing, with adverts and all, in a historic building...not acceptable. Called the manager (clueless) and she gave us a bunch of excuses, and we recommended that if she is going to put the... More 

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The Netherlands
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Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

This a very beautiful pousada in a nice and peaceful location. The room we had was very spacious and comfortable and immaculately clean. Restaurant was fine with excellent desserts. A pity there were no warm items on the second day of our stay at breakfast. Staff very friendly, most of them quite young and seem to be interns. We had... More 

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Hartford, Connecticut
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Reviewed 26 August 2016

The Pousada at Alvito is beautiful, with all of the historic charm expected of a castle and modern amenities expected of newly constructed hotels. The staff was extremely courteous. Ana Fialho in particular went to great lengths to make sure that we had rooms and were comfortable when part of our reservation was lost in the Pestana Group system and... More 

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Estepona, Spain
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Reviewed 24 August 2016

Very nice room which was very quiet and quite large enough. The hotel has beautiful gardens and pool area which look out (over the wall) on the town. So you are in the town but private. Some of the staff are trainees from the local professional training school but this is a partnership that works as they are already well... More 

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Reviewed 3 August 2016

We stayed in the suite on the top floor of the castle tower. After a day in the blistering Alentejo sun, a working air-con is no luxury. The moment we went to our room to sleep we found out that the old airco wasn't working. As the pousada was practically empty (only 5 rooms occupied), you would expect staff to... More 

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Banquet Room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Pousada do Alvito opened in 1993 after the recuperation of the fifteenth century castle. This building has been classified, since 1910, as a National Monument and an example of the best of the Portuguese architecture, which combines the architecture of the fortress and palatial residence and of Islamic, gothic and Manueline influences. The Alentejo village of Alvito is found around 30 km from Beja. A place that that both couples and families find inviting for relaxation in a splendid location surrounded by luxury, charm and finesse. Stepping out on the outdoor patio we can appreciate a view of the magical flickering lights from the Castle wall lights. Staying the night at the Alvito Castle is a great excuse for a romantic getaway and will delight all those who choose to do so. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pousada Castelo Alvito

Address: | Castelo de Alvito, Alvito 7920-069, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Alentejo > Beja District > Alvito
Price Range: RM442 - RM554 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Pousada Castelo Alvito 5*
Number of rooms: 20
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