We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 8 Marvao B&Bs / inns

Varanda do Alentejo

Praca do Pelourinho, 1-A, Marvao 7330-108, Portugal
Hotel amenities
Varanda do Alentejo
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
You added Varanda do Alentejo to your Saves list
Ranked #4 of 8 Marvao B&B and Inns
A recent review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013
FlowerGypsy Tokyo, Japan
Write a Review

30 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
See reviews for
Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (2)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
  • Mar-May only
  • Jun-Aug only
  • Sep-Nov only
  • Dec-Feb only
All months
Tokyo, Japan
16 reviews 16 reviews
16 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

I've booked two rooms, double bed room designed for maximum 2 adults because we were three. The room itself was actually somewhat smaller than I was expecting for the money but our room was very comfortable and had a nice bathroom. Breakfast the next morning was served at the restaurant just down the street and would have cost 5 euros... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 4
Reigate, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
143 reviews 143 reviews
24 hotel reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2013

We expected that it would be difficult to find the property having read other reviews but we came upon it with ease. The problem was gaining access. Although marketed as a separate property is is run as an annex to the Hotel Dom Denis. After several fruitless enquiries and being after hours for the Tourist Office I eventually telephoned the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
15 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2012

After driving to the top of a mountain at around 900mtrs above sea level you come to the town gate which looks impossible to enter with a car.You then drive along a cobbled track to the town square ,on your left is the gibbet and to the right a hanging sign outside the hotel bar with the restaurant above which... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Setubal, Portugal
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
5 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2012

We really enjoyed our stay at this small guesthouse located right in the middle of Marvao. Our en-suite double room was a small but spotless and we had an amazing view from our window. Breakfast the next morning was served at the restaurant just down the street and was perfect - orange juice, coffee with hot milk, fresh rolls, cheese,... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Tel Aviv, Israel
Top Contributor
61 reviews 61 reviews
21 hotel reviews
121 helpful votes 121 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2011

When you drive through the narrow entrance to Marvão, the first "square" you come to is the main square. The "Varanda Do Alentejo" is right next to it. We were met right there in the parking and shown to our rooms. There is a flight of stairs to climb. Both rooms (a twin and a double) were nice and overlooked... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Toronto, Canada
11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2011

It wasn't our first time in Marvão or in Varanda do Alentejo. We've stayed there before and keep going back because we like it so much. The rooms are super clean, with great bathrooms and stunning views out of our room window, for a very reasonable price! Its equipped with free internet, and air conditioned spacious rooms. Breakfast is included... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Singapore, Singapore
Top Contributor
60 reviews 60 reviews
39 hotel reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2011

We loved this little bed and breakfast for its location, price, comfort and free parking right outside the hotel. Fernando, our host/bartender/waiter/tourist information guide was very friendly, obliging and warm. He made us feel very welcome and at home here. This little place has 5 ensuite bedrooms over 2 floors. One of the bedrooms opens onto the little lobby downstairs.... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Yorkshire, UK
Top Contributor
153 reviews 153 reviews
116 hotel reviews
222 helpful votes 222 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2010

This is a restaurant with rooms in Mervao, which is the highest town in Portugal. Mervao is wonderful. Shame about the Veranda. The rooms are a new investment by the rather jolly owner of the restaurant, and are a converted terrace house just across the street. The street is narrow and cobbled, but the restaurant is opposite a tiny square... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Varanda do Alentejo? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Varanda do Alentejo

Address: Praca do Pelourinho, 1-A, Marvao 7330-108, Portugal
Location: Portugal > Alentejo > Portalegre District > Marvao
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 5
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com and Priceline so you can book your Varanda do Alentejo reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.

20 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

All traveler photos (20)
Room/suite (4)
View from room (3)
Bathroom (1)
Hotel & grounds (6)
Other (6)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay