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Convento do Espinheiro, Historic Hotel & Spa

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  • Excellent77%
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  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“wine cellar”(48 reviews)
“new wing”(23 reviews)
“design room”(9 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
5.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 February 2016

Rooms were perfect, spacious, good decor, very confortable and clean. Nice inside pool and gym. Excelent wine cellar. Overall ambiance is exquisite. Breakfast was very good. Dinner was good to but not has good as the overall experience. Recommed it!

Thank Mario C
Response from Maria C, Gerente geral at Convento do Espinheiro, Historic Hotel & SpaResponded 15 February 2016

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your preference and for your wonderful feedback. We hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you back in the near future. kind regards,

Reviewed 22 January 2016

Just few minutes from the ancient city of Evora, it is an ideal place to stay to explore the attractions in Alentejo. Converted from a historic monastery, it is beautifully restored without comprising the heritage of the building. Our bedroom is spacious and comfortable. The...More

Thank HelenOon
Response from Maria C, General Manager at Convento do Espinheiro, Historic Hotel & SpaResponded 29 January 2016

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your preference and for your wonderful review. We are delighted to learn that you enjoyed your stay and we hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you back to Évora in the near future. kind regards,

Reviewed 6 January 2016

We came back to Espinheiro to stay for a week and for new Year's Eve. The rooms ,the staff ,the restaurant are still excellent ! Either in the reception or in the restaurant everybody is efficient and nice - the best !! The housekeeping staff...More

Thank Max_Luca_Porto
Response from Maria C, General Manager at Convento do Espinheiro, Historic Hotel & SpaResponded 21 January 2016

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your preference and for your wonderful review. We are sorry however that the New year's celebrations were not up to your expectations, and we appreciate your input which will help us to improve our product. We agree that...More

Reviewed 30 December 2015

Let's get the slight disappointment out of the way first. We were here for Christmas and arrived in time for the special Christmas Eve dinner. Only it wasn't very special. A 'cocktail' of Port (or 'not fresh' orange juice) served with peanuts and plain crisps...More

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Response from Maria C, Gerente geral at Convento do Espinheiro, Historic Hotel & SpaResponded 8 January 2016

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for having chosen Convento do Espinheiro and for your wonderful feedback. We are sorry however that our Christmas cocktail & dinner were not up to your expectations and we have made good note of your comments which were imediately...More

Reviewed 26 December 2015

A quiet and elegant property that includes a former convent and impressive chapel from the 16th century. Rooms are very comfortable and staff is attentive and gracious. The hotel is located a couple of km. from the walled city center, but there is convenient access...More

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Response from Maria C, General Manager at Convento do Espinheiro, Historic Hotel & SpaResponded 29 December 2015

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your preference and for your kind words. We are truly proud of this unique property and delighted to learn that you enjoyed your stay. Hoping to have the opportunity to welcome you back, we wish you all the...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
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Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$156 - US$246 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Family Hotel in Evora
#1 Spa Hotel in Evora
#1 Business Hotel in Evora
#2 Luxury Hotel in Evora
#3 Romantic Hotel in Evora
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$156 - US$246 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Family Hotel in Evora
#1 Spa Hotel in Evora
#1 Business Hotel in Evora
#2 Luxury Hotel in Evora
#3 Romantic Hotel in Evora
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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16 February 2018|
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Response from Bob L | Reviewed this property |
Title to this property is still held by a rather small group of monks, who live in the other monastery in Evora. When they found out that Starwood was merging with Marriott, they decided to leave rather than be managed by... More
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Stephanie B
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Response from FilipeBartolomeu | Reviewed this property |
sorry for the late reply! driving around is really easy there amd parking overall is easy besides center of evora! i would recomend that! taxis in evora are easy take or if you wish you can ask the hotel for one!
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"They have a modern wing, with renovated rooms. Check your preference and request upon booking."
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"Old convent part of property"
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"No room will disappoint - you are in a restored Convent!"
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"Stay in the original section— as long as you can walk a flight of stairs. No worries about your luggage."
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