Hotel da Oliveira, Guimarães
|Rua de Santa Maria, Largo da Oliveira, 4800-443, Guimarães, Braga, Porto and North, PORTUGAL.|
Description: Hotel da OliveiraHotel da Oliveira enjoys a fabulous location, standing on the Praça da Oliveira, in the historic heart of Guimarães, UNESCO World Heritage Site. Situated in a magnificently restored period "pousada" or inn, this charming boutique hotel offers luxurious accommodation and fine dining in a unique historic setting.
Hotel da Oliveira' central situation means that it is ideal for relaxing visits to this beautiful city, the European Capital of Culture in 2012. Many of Guimarães' most famous landmarks and monuments, such as the castle and the palace of the Dukes of Bragança, are within easy walking distance of the hotel. The Praça da Oliveira itself is famous for its porticoed buildings and the 14th century Padrão do Salado.
Hotel da Oliveira's charming library themed décor combines historic elements such as bare stone walls, exposed-beam ceilings and noble timber floorings with modern furnishings and fabrics in carefully chosen hues. Guests at the hotel can enjoy fine dining at the Hool Restaurant and Bar, which serves delicious menus based on the finest traditional Portuguese cuisine, along with a range of international dishes. The bar is a cosy spot for moments of quiet relaxation, and meals can be enjoyed both in the elegant dining room or under the arches of the outdoor terrace.
Type of rooms: Hotel da OliveiraStandard Double/Twin:
The Standard Double rooms come with twin beds or a large double bed, and offer fine views of the square and streets of the historic centre. These spacious, comfortable rooms offer a perfect urban retreat, combining original furniture with contemporary designer décor. Room capacity: two guests. A third guest may be accommodated in an extra single bed. Room size: 25 sq m.
These delightful rooms have two single beds and offer great views of the historic centre of Guimarães. They have a seating area with a table, sofa and chair, and combine designer decoration with unique custom built furniture. Room capacity: two guests. A third guest may be accommodated in an extra single bed. Room size: 35 sq m.
The twin bed suites have an independent living room equipped with a flat-screen TV. These luxury suites offer guests fine views of the historic city centre, and feature custom-designed furniture and unique designer décor. Suite capacity: two guests. A third and fourth guest may be accommodated in extra beds. Suite size: 45 sq m.
All rooms and suites feature: en-suite bathroom, air-conditioning, hair dryer, safe, mini-bar, flat-screen TV, telephone, Wi-Fi internet connection and a tablet for the exclusive use of guests.
Additional information: Hotel da Oliveira
Free public parking is available at a nearby location.
Transfer services can be arranged on prior notice. Charges apply.
Bicycle rental is available at reception.
Number of rooms: 20
Official category: 4 stars.
Languages spoken: Portuguese, English, French, Spanish.Smoking policy: Non-smoking property.
Credit cards accepted: American Express, Visa, Euro/Mastercard.
GPS Coordinates: 41° 26' 35.70'' N 8° 17' 33.87'' W
Nearest airport: Porto Airport - 52,4 km.