Pousada de Braganca - Sao Bartolomeu

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Average rate: $69 - Hotel class: 3 stars
Estrada do Turismo, Braganca, Portugal

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Pousada de Braganca - Sao Bartolomeu Reviews

polvandenwirre polvande…
112 reviews
Disappointing building, great view May 31, 2012
After an overall good impression of our overnight stays at the Paradores in Spain, we had high hopes for our hotel in Braganca, our only non Spanish location this holiday.

We booked the Pousada de Braganca "Sao Bartolomeu" well in advance.

The pousada is situated on the edge of Braganca halfway on the hill with the Saint Bartolomeus chapel overlooking the medieval walled town. From our balcony we had a truly wonderful view on the old town dominated by the (at night alluminated) castle tower and white church.

When arriving at the pousada there's enough space to park your car near the entrance. The building itself looks like a small hospital out of the 50's. After entering the building you go 20 years forward in time. The interior is very much 70's with much wood on the walls and long corridors with dito carpets. The bar has the same 70's atmosphere, but the cocktails taste very modern (luckily). The restaurant is OK with buffet breakfast and a la carte dinner. We liked to spend much time at a table on the long balcony of the restaurant, enjoying our drinks and delicious melon cocktail while having a gorgeous view on Braganca new and old town.

Our room was at the end of the long corridor. It was spacious with a large twin bed, a dated bath room and a nice balcony.

The staff was very friendly, though a bit basic in English.

We can recommend this hotel mainly because of the great view, but don't expect to stay in a historical building, which you normally expect when booking a parador or pousada.

Our room costed € 108 including breakfast and wooden wall paper...
The pousada
The pousada
Parking in front of the entrance
Twin bed
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Pousada de Braganca - Sao Bartolomeu Overview

Estrada do Turismo, Braganca 5300-271

Located in one of the most interesting medieval cities of Portugal, this charming hotel in Braganca combines perfectly its architecture, decoration and gastronomy with the regional culture. The Pousada enjoys a sensational view which stretches across the plateau lying beyond the mountains. After a visit to the city sites and monuments, a magnificent evening can be enjoyed by the pool.

Children facilities Children's menu* Cot on request(r) Extra bed*
*May incur an additional cost
(r)This facility is room dependent

Hotel facilities Air Conditioning(r) Elevator/Lift(r) Free (non-secure) parking(r) Gardens(r) Laundry* Lobby bar* News stand(r) Reception desk(r) Terrace(r) Wireless internet*
*May incur an additional cost
(r)This facility is room dependent

Leisure facilities Board games(r) Outdoor swimming pool(r)
(r)This facility is room dependent

Room facilities Air Conditioning(r) Balcony(r) Bathrobe(r) Cable television(r) Complimentary toiletries(r) Daily housekeeping(r) En-Suite Bathroom(r) Free Internet access* Telephone(r) Television(r) Wake-up calls(r) Work Desk(r) Hairdryer(r) Mini-bar* Safe(r) Heating(r)
*May incur an additional cost
(r)This facility is room dependent

Restaurant Restaurant Braganca: The restaurant serves regional dishes with views to Braganca old town.

Cancellation policy Cancel free of charge up to 48 hrs before check-in, else first night rate

Check-in time: 14:00 Check-out time: 12:00

Local Attractions Montesinho Natural Park Onor River Medieval City of Braganca

Location Nearest airport: Porto

Credit cards accepted by hotel American Express Discover Diners Club International JCB Mastercard Multibanco Visa Visa Electron

Pousada de Braganca - Sao Bartolomeu Amenities

  • Room Service
  • High-speed Internet
  • Parking
  • Swimming pool
  • Disabled Access
  • Elevator / Lift
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Air Conditioned
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Conference Room(s)
  • Safe-Deposit Box
  • Mini Bar
  • Cable / Satellite TV
  • Wake-up Service
  • Hair Dryer
  • TV
  • Laundry service
  • Garden
  • Water Activities
  • Billiards
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Desk
  • Direct dial phone
  • Audio/Visual Equipment
  • Exhibit Space
  • Disabled Accessible Rooms
  • Internet Connection (wireless)
  • Bathrobes
  • Shower
  • En suite
  • Private Bathroom
  • Bidet
  • Pool Outdoor
  • Cots
  • Free Parking

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