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Villa Branca Jacinta

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Rua Dr. Almada Guerra, 3, Sintra 2710, Portugal
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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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Spokane, Washington
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A beautiful spot to relax after a day of touring. Phillip and Christina were hosts extrordinaire with lots of helpful information on what to see in Sintra and throughout Portugal. The villa is very private and quite with beautful gardens. The breakfast was delicious. As we came by train, Phillip offered us a half-day private auto tour at a reasonable... More 

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Mannheim, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for 2 nights at Filipe's house and liked it very much: He took the time at the beginning for a warm welcome with lots of information and helpful recommodaction. Room was simple but good. He serves the best croissants and scumbled eggs in Portugal - together with fresh orange juice!

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Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We can endorse all the positive reviews. Firstly our hosts Filipe and Cristina were excellent, very friendly and welcoming, and extremely helpful with planning and arrangements. We took them up on the offer of a half-day guided tour by car which was reasonably priced. The location is very good on a quiet street but less than 10 mins walk to... More 

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Lisbon, Portugal
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Amazing place to stay in Sintra with very hospitable hosts who have looked after every detail. Close to town, well organised itinerary to all the local attractions. Comfortable rooms , great breakfast... what more could you want for!!!!

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Portimao, Portugal
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27 reviews 27 reviews
8 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

Lovely mansion with character, within walking distance of downtown Sintra. Superb reception of hosts Cristina and Filipe - what lovely couple (and we got to meet their sons too). The rooms are upstairs and we enjoyed comfortable beds and wonderful soft, fresh towels for our nice showers - a must when we travel and much appreciated. The breakfast of croissants... More 

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Bat Yam, Israel
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Cristina and Filipe Fidanza were wonderful hosts on our visits to Sintra. The house is located in a quiet, within walking distance of the main palace. Cristina was very helpful and recommended us the best attractions recommended to visit Sintra. The room is located on the second floor and has a separate entrance from the main entrance. The rooms are... More 

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34 reviews 34 reviews
22 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

If the people are as important to you as the place, stay at Villa Branca Jacinta. Filipe and Cristina are the most helpful b&b hosts imaginable, accommodating, open and chatty. We were welcomed with a cup of tea and given a set of keys. Then Filipe sits with you to map out your visits to Sintra's many attractions in the... More 

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Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

If you plan to visit Sintra for a few days, Villa Branca Jacinta is a perfect place to stay. Filipe and Cristina will do everything to make you feel welcome and are always trying to help you to make the best of your stay in Sintra. They gave us a lot of tips of places to visit. Not only in... More 

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Milan, Italy
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Cristina and Filipe were excellent hosts: welcomed us warmly and fully informed us about the most important topics to see in Sintra. The room clean and elegant, the breakfast perfect. Really a very good stay in a very special place. We remained there for only two nights, but we are thinking to come newly in the future in order to... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Had a wonderful time at Villa Branca Jacinta. Our hosts Filipe and Cristina welcomed us warmly and spent time helping us plan to make the most of our visit to Sintra. Tucked away in a quiet location the Villa is still a convenient walk to the train. Our well appointed room - with a peek-a-boo view of the Castle of... More 

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