P682 Hotel Miramar
Hotel ****     Location: Nazaré

Situated on a hillside about 1 km from the picturesque town
of Nazaré this small hotel comprises of 40 rooms including
some suites and 7 self catering apartments accommodating
between 4 to 6 persons. The restaurant and outside terrace
have panoramic views of the town.

Our Opinion
A comfortable hotel on the outskirts of this popular sea-side
resort with the added option of some self catering apartments.
Book early for the summer. Car hire recommended.


Prices shown are per person per day
in Standard rooms on BB 
Twin Single
01/11/07-31/03/08 £25 £39
01/04/08-30/06/08+ 01/09-31/10/08 £35 £55
01/07/08-31/08/08 £46 £70

 

P683 Casa Alcaçova
Manor House Category A     Location: Santarém

This magnificent Manor House is set above the stone
ramparts in the historical centre of Santarém.
Every one of the 8 luxury rooms in this 17th century building
is an exquisite world of charm and comfort – an harmonious
combination of works of art, antiques, old linen and lace.

Our Opinion
First class accommodation.


Prices shown are per person per day
in Standard rooms on BB 
Twin Single
01/11/07-31/10/08 £59 £117

 

P684 Hotel Real Òbidos
Hotel **** (R)     Location: Óbidos

Located just outside the walls of Óbidos this former 14th
century mansion has been converted into a small hotel.
Each of the rooms has the name of a Portuguese King or
Queen and each being decorated in the style of the period.

Our Opinion
A new addition to Óbidos, though not inexpensive, it is well
worth a visit.


Prices shown are per person per day
in Standard rooms on BB 
Twin Single
01/11/07-31/03/08 (except New Year) £52 £91
01/04/08-31/05/08+ 01/10-31/10/08 £57 £104
01/06/08-30/09/08 £61 £113

 

P685 Praia D Él Rey Marriott Golf & Beach Resort
Hotel *****     Location: Praia D Él Rey

Some 45 minutes from Lisbon Airport on the northwest coast
alongside acres of beach is this superb 5 star Resort Hotel.
The richly appointed accommodation beckons weary
travellers who want an oasis of relaxed style and first class
comforts in surroundings of natural beauty.

Our Opinion
This is the first 5 star luxury resort hotel on this coastline,
with a wide variety of recreational activities. It should prove
very popular.


Prices shown are per person per day
in Standard rooms on BB 
Twin Single
01/11/07-31/12/07** £60 £104
** 28/12/07-31/12/07 £107 £197
01/01/08-29/02/08 £60 £104
01/03/08-18/03/08+23/03-31/05/08 £84 £152
19/03/08-22/03/08+01/06-17/07/08 £91 £167
18/07/08-25/08/08 £107 £197
26/08/08-30/09/08 £91 £167
01/10/08-31/10/08 £84 £152

 

P686 Estalagem Vale Manso
Inn *****     Location: Nr Abrantes

This delightful inn stands on the left bank of the Zerere river
overlooking the Castelo do Bode dam around 90 minutes by
car from Lisbon. All the rooms are exquisitely decorated each
of them with a balcony enjoying views over the lovely
landscape.

Our Opinion
An ideal hideaway for those who want to get away from it all
and enjoy the countryside. However avoid the summer months
of July & August.


Prices shown are per person per day
in Standard rooms on BB 
Twin Single
01/11/07-31/05/08 
(Monday to Thursday)
£42 £69
01/11/07-31/05/08 (Friday to Saturday) £59 £86
01/06/08-30/09/08 
(Monday to Thursday)
£46 £76
01/06/08-30/09/08(Friday to Saturday) £64 £93
01/10/08-31/10/08 
(Monday toThursday)
£42 £69
01/10/08-31/10/08 (Friday to Saturday) £59 £86

 

P687 Casa do Floral
Manor House Category C     Location: Rio Maior

This small rustic property is located not far from the centre of
the town of Rio Maior. The same family have owned this
house for four generations and have just recently made some
alterations to the house. There is a small swimming pool and
garden area with the nearest beaches only 20km away.

Our Opinion
A small rustic house within a radius of several interesting
historical and cultural places to visit.


Prices shown are per person per day
in Standard rooms on BB 
Twin Single
01/11/07-31/10/08 £26 £42

 

P688 Casa d’Óbidos
Manor House Category B     Location: Óbidos

This former 19th century Manor House was built by an
engineer from the Eiffel team during the railway construction.
Today there are 6 rooms in the main house with private
facilities plus a recently restored cottage with a ground and
first floor which can be rented separately.

Our Opinion
A charming country Manor House, is ideal for individuals or
for two families who require self-catering.


Twin Single

Apartment 2 persons-S/C

 

 

Prices pp, 2 pers sharing

 

 

01/11/07-31/10/08 £32 £54
01/11/07-31/10/08 £32  

Apartment 4 persons-S/C

 

 

Prices pp, 4 pers sharing

 

 

01/11/07-31/10/08

£26

 

Apartment 6 persons-S/C

 

 

Prices pp, 6 pers sharing

 

 

01/11/07-31/10/08

£21

 

 

P689 Pousada Conde de Ourèm
Pousada     Location: Ourèm

This small regional Pousada with only 30 rooms is within the
walls of one of the most remarkable castles of Portugal, only
a few kms from the religious town of Fatima famous for it’s
shrine. There are other interesting villages and towns nearby.

Our Opinion
A perfect place to relax after visiting the many places of
interest in this area.


Prices shown are per person per day
in Standard rooms on BB 
Twin Single

01/11-31/12

£33

£55

01/01 -28/02

£35

£59

01/03- 31/03 + Oct 06

£43

£72

01/04-31/07 + Sept 06

£47

£81

01/08-31/08

£52

£92

 

P690 Estalagem Dom Gonçalo
Inn     Location: Fátima

You will find this small Inn at one of the entrances to the town
of Fátima. The rooms are attractively furnished, though the
bathrooms are rather small. Well known for its cuisine ( open
to non-residents )it serves large portions at very moderate
prices.

Our Opinion
Well known for its cuisine this Inn gets very busy when the
Religious ceremonies are held at certain times of the year.


Prices shown are per person per day
in Standard rooms on BB 
Twin Single
01/11/07-31/03/08 £39 £60
01/04/08-31/10/08 ** £46 £74
** 10-13 May/August to October 2008 £58 £108

 

P691 Quinta Verde Sintra
Manor House Category B     Location: Nr Sintra

This lovely country house, surrounded by woods and farm
land is midway between Sintra and the seaside.
The rooms in the main house are furnished to a high standard
as are the apartments which are also well equipped.

Our Opinion
Generally guests want to stay longer here, due to its relaxed
atmosphere and excellent service provided by the owners.
Highly Recommended.


Twin Single
Quinta Verde Sintra-M/House
01/11/07-31/03/08(except Easter) £27 £48
01/04/08-30/06/08 + 11/09-15/10/08 £35 £61
01/07/08-31/07/08 + 21/08-10/09/08 £44 £78
01/08/08-20/08/08 £49 £89
Apartment 2 persons-S/C
Prices shown are per person based on 2 persons sharing
01/11/07-31/03/08(except Easter) £37  
01/04/08-30/06/08 + 11/09-15/10/08 £50  
01/07/08-31/07/08 + 21/08-10/09/08 £65  
01/08/08-20/08/08 £69 £68
Apartment  4 persons-S/C 
Prices shown are per person based on 4 persons sharing
01/11/07-31/03/08(except Easter) £23  
01/04/08-30/06/08 + 11/09-15/10/08 £31  
01/07/08-31/07/08 + 21/08-10/09/08 £37
01/08/08-20/08/08 £39 £68

 

P692 Quinta do Albergue do Bonjardim
Manor House Category B Location: Sertã

This lovely Manor house dates back to the 18th century is
situated in the centre of Portugal within the beautiful region of
Sertã.
A typical rural Portuguese Quinta with a great tradition,
surrounded by vines, fruit trees and woods.
A rather unusual feature is the in-door swimming pool.

Our Opinion
A ideal place for relaxation with the pure mountain air with
walks along the rivers and nearby reservoirs.


Prices shown are per person per day
in Standard rooms on BB 
Twin Single
01/11/07-31/10/08 £32 £54

 

P693 Quinta da Capela
Manor House Category A     Location: Nr Colares

This magnificent Country House, set on the lush foothills of
Sintra, has been fully restored and refurbished to a high
standard. Apart from the main house there are two small self
catering cottages, extensive gardens, sauna, gymnasium and a
chapel.

Our Opinion
Definitely one of the most pleasant and relaxing places to stay
in the Sintra region. Car hire Recommended. Guests normally
find a pot wine decanter to greet them in their room!


Prices shown are per person per day
in Standard rooms on BB
Twin Single
02/03/08- 29/10/08 £78 £122

 

P694 Hotel Tivoli Palácio de Seteais
Hotel *****     Location: Sintra

Situated just outside Sintra, this superb small luxury hotel has
substantial gardens including an outdoor swimming pool.
There are only 36 rooms as befits a hotel of this colossal
quality, many rooms are even named; for example Byron
room and Monserrat room.

Our Opinion
We highly recommend a stay at this elegant hotel in one of the
most beautiful regions of Portugal.


Prices shown are per person per day
in Standard rooms on BB 
Twin Single
01/11/07-31/03/08 £78 £139
01/04/08-31/10/08 £108 £200

 

P695 Lawrence’s Hotel
Hotel *****     Location: Sintra

A fairly new addition to Sintra this fine small homely hotel is
withina stroll to the village. The rooms are differently
decorated but in a bucolic romantic style.
The restaurant provides excellent cuisine combined with
efficient service. Due to its position there is little car parking
space.

Our Opinion
Truly a unique place to stay and with a superb restaurant it is
more like a restaurant with rooms than a hotel.


Prices shown are per person per day
in Standard rooms on BB 
Twin Single
01/11/07-18/12/07 £56 £78
19/12/07-03/01/08 £64 £94
04/01/08-20/03/08 £59 £78
21/03/08-31/10/08 £64 £94

 

P696 Hotel Tivoli Sintra
Hotel ****     Location: Sintra
Behind the rather bare modern architecture are spacious
tasteful rooms, some with stunning views. Positioned in the
heart of the fascinating old village it is perfect for strolling
round the monuments, cafes and local restaurants.

Our Opinion
Popular with mature clients and local residents during the
weekends. Many local restaurants are within easy walking
distance.


Prices shown are per person per day
in Standard rooms on BB 
Twin Single
01/11/07-31/03/08 £41 £113
01/04/08-31/10/08 £57 £96

 

P697 Casa Miradouro
Manor House Category B     Location: Sintra

Situated in the Village of Sintra this house was built around
the 1890´s for a family of army officers. The present owner
completely restored the charming house which now consists
of 6 large bedrooms decorated in different styles, each with
large windows.
There is a very pleasant terrace area in the lovely garden that
surrounds the house.

Our Opinion
For those who want be in centre of the town, this the perfect
choice. Highly recommended.


Prices shown are per person per day
in Standard rooms on BB 
Twin Single
01/11/07-31/03/08 £52 £92
01/04/08-31/10/08 £61 £113

 

P698 Quinta da Praia das Fontes
Manor House Category A     Location: Alcochete

Located in the centre of the picturesque old town of Alcochete
with the river Tejo as a backdrop, this Quinta was the former
residence of Marquee de Soydos and was built in the 16th
century and later enriched with magnificent Portuguese tiles.

Our Opinion
With Lisbon on the other side of the river this agreeable stopover
is ideal for travellers passing through. They can stay in
the main house or the self catering apartments.


Twin Single

 Main House

01/11/07-31/10/08 £32 £54

Apartment  2 persons-BB

 

 

Prices pp, 2 pers sharing

 

 

01/11/07-31/10/08

£32

 

 

P699 Hotel Fortaleza do Guincho
Hotel *****     Location: Guincho

Dramatically perched on an outcrop of rock cliff top between
white sandy beaches, this 17th century fortress has been
recently fully renovated.
There are several different types of rooms, some with sea
view, but some i.e. the courtyard rooms on the ground floor
do not.

Our Opinion
Although on 5 minutes away from Cascais by car the only
draw back is the hotel does not have a pool.


Prices shown are per person per day
in Standard rooms on BB 
Twin Single
01/11/07-31/12/07+01/01-29/02/08 £65 £119
01/03/08 -31/05/08+ 01/10-31/10/08 £83 £155
01/06/08- 30/09/08 £97 £186

 

P6100 Farol Design Hotel
Hotel *****     Location: Cascais

This former 19th century mansion is in a privileged position
on the edge of the seafront. There are 34 rooms all furnished
in contemporary design and decor and are divided between
the new wing and the old part of the mansion. There is an
outdoor salt water swimming pool, terrace and decked
platforms.

Our Opinion
This property comes highly recommended due to its unique
location. Ideal for Honeymooners. Car hire not essential.


Prices shown are per person per day
in Standard rooms on BB 
Twin Single
01/11/07-20/03/08 £42 £68
21/03/08-15/06/08 +16/09-31/10/08 £57 £96
16/06/08-15/09/08 £80 £130

 

P6101 Hotel Albatroz
Hotel *****     Location: Cascais

In an absolute superb position right on the edge of the sea, this
fairytale hotel has that special appeal of traditional luxury. All
the rooms are well equipped and some have balconies.
One should take advantage of the terrace and superb dining
room overlooking the sea.

Our Opinion
The hotel is one of the most exclusive hotels in the countryvery
expensive but well worth it.


Prices shown are per person per day
in Standard rooms on BB 
Twin Single
01/11/07-31/03/08 £71 £110
01/04/08-31/05/08+ 01/10-31/10/08 £88 £141
01/06/08-30/09/08 £94 £151

 

P6102 Estalagem Vila Albatroz
Inn *****     Location: Cascais

This beautiful small inn stands on the bay of Cascais. All the
rooms are located on the first two floors and are individually
decorated to a high standard making it both unique and
personal.
It is now managed by the Hotel Albatroz and is proving very
successful.

Our Opinion
A luxury inn beside the sea is now a member of the Leading
Small Hotels of the World. Highly recommended.


Prices shown are per person per day
in Standard rooms on BB 
Twin Single
01/11/07-31/03/08 £63 £101
01/04/08-31/05/08+ 01/10-31/10/08 £75 £122
01/06/08-30/09/08 £79 £130

 

P6103 Quinta da Marinha & Villas Golf Resort
Hotel ****     Location: Cascais

The hotel and self catering apartments are within 5 minutes of
the centre of Cascais. The public areas of the hotel provide a
relaxing environment with many facilities for both the golfer
and non golfer. Most of the bedrooms overlook the pool and
golf course. The self catering units are scattered around the
estate.

Our Opinion
Popular with golfers and non-golfers alike this complex offers
pleasant accommodation and activities all year round.
Car Hire Recommended.


Twin Single
Hotel
01/11/07-30/11/07 + 01/02-29/02/08 £56 £99
01/03/08-31/10/08 £66 £121

Townhouse - 1 bedroom - BB

 

 

Prices pp, 2 pers sharing

01/11/07-29/02/08 £49  
01/03/08-30/06/08+ 01/09-31/10/08 £59  
01/07/08-31/08/08 £81  

Townhouse - 2 bedroom - BB

 

 

Prices pp, 4 pers sharing

 

 

01/11/07-29/02/08 £40  
01/03/08-30/06/08+ 01/09-31/10/08 £45  
01/07/08-31/08/08 £55  

 

P6104 Aldeamento Turistíco Vila Bicuda
Apartment Complex ****     Location: Nr Cascais

Good quality self catering apartments furnished to a modern
high standard just a short drive from the town centre in a
spacious area of green parkland. The apartments are fully
equipped with full kitchen and some other features include 2
swimming pools, small supermarket, cafe, bar and bakery.

Our Opinion
A highly desirable addition of self catering accommodation
on this coast. Ideal for families and golfers.
Car Hire Recommended.


T 0 Apartment- 2 persons  
Prices pp, 2 pers sharing  
01/11/07- 17/03/08 £31
18/03/08-30/06/08+01/09-31/10/08 £39