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Hotel Solar Dos Mascarenhas

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Florbela Espanca, 125 | Vila Vicosa, Evora 7160-283, Portugal
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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84 reviews 84 reviews
30 hotel reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014 via mobile

If you are a tourist in Portugal there are a few reasons why you should not stay in this hotel. The first is that you probably searched Evora and this guest house is listed under Evora whilst it is in Vila Vicosa, more than an hours drive from Evora. Your round trip will take two hours as you need to... More

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43 reviews 43 reviews
5 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014 via mobile

This small lodge is very well located in the heart of the city were you can walk to every point of interest in Vila Viçosa. The service is very good and people are extremely nice and sympathetic. The room are very good. The only improvement is related with the insulation of the window but, who cares when you are in... More

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Algarvia, Portugal
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33 reviews 33 reviews
19 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

Boa localização, atendimento muito cordial, bom pequeno almoço, cama muito confortável, bom sinal wifi. Certamente merecia mais uma quarta estrela. Poderia ter mais canais de tv e o ar condicionado dos quartos à volta é um pouco ruidoso para aqueles que têm dificuldade em adormecer Good location, very friendly service, good breakfast, very comfortable bed, good wifi signal. Deserves to... More

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Almada, Portugal
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25 reviews 25 reviews
10 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2013

the nice surprises here start as soon as you step in, with a super laid back notice at the reception. Then you get in and there is this mix of modern decoration with the old big house antiques and style, you also have several smaller relaxing areas including two pateos where you can still be alone if you want even... More

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71 reviews 71 reviews
23 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

This was exactly what we needed! Centrally located -Fresh,modern and clean -Good working WiFi -Great Breakfast -Superfriendly and helpful Staff . A small family operated pearl in this lovely city ,neatly renovated with taste for the antiques in a modern setting. We were eight of us and all very happy....you will be too!

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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2013

Loved it. I went there for the weekend and loved it. Very central, great silence and very nice people. Nothing to say against and all in favor. The hotel is on the main street of Vila Viçosa, very near to the palace and with several other great restaurants nearby. Good swimming pool and great breakfast.

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2013

This hotel is very central and easy to find, but there is no traffic noise. We were welcomed by very charming English speaking staff. Parking is not a problem, being free on the street. The Palace is just around the corner, as are nice restaurants and the castle. The big surprise is the extention out the back where the rooms... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2013

My boyfriend and I have stayed two nights at Solar dos Mascarenhas in April on the way to Sevilla. We are Portuguese and we love the Alentejo area but have not been in Vila Viçosa before. For foreigners to have an idea, usually in Alentejo people take their time to take care of things. But not at this place. When... More

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16 reviews 16 reviews
12 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2013

Hotel Solar Dos Mascarenhas is in Vila Vicosa, a marble village approximately an hour's drive from the town of Evora. Be warned because it is currently ranked number 11 of 22 hotels in Evora on TripAdvisor and if you are booking in a hurry you won't notice that it is actually in a totally different place! That said, it is... More

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19 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2012

Hotel Solar dos Mascarenhas is a lovely property in Vila Viçosa, an old manor house adapted and enlarged to be a hotel. The location is excellent, in the heart of Vila Viçosa within walking distance of the Ducal Palace and the castle, the town's main attractions. THe decoration combines modern with classical, they have a very nice outdoor area with... More

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Address: Florbela Espanca, 125 | Vila Vicosa, Evora 7160-283, Portugal
Location: Portugal > Alentejo > Evora District > Evora
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Solar Dos Mascarenhas 3*
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