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Pousada de Braganca Sao Bartolomeu

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Estrada do Turismo, Braganca 5300-271, Portugal
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is situated near a castle, close to city center, friendly, great big rooms, friendly staff, very good for a relaxing hotel surrounded by history Town on the boarder of Portugal and Spain, in the north of Portugal

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The best qualities of this hotel aren't immediately apparent when you arrive but when we were shown to our enormous room and the curtains were drawn back for us to reveal the amazing view of the castle from our balcony I began to suspect that this might be a very special place to stay. From greeting to goodbye, the staff... More 

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautifully set hotel with stunning views. Large rooms wth balconies. Here and there in need of a bit of TLC. Dinner in the restaurant was very special. They really care about what and how the food is presented. All the staff were exceptionally helpful.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

Don't even think of staying anyplace else- this hotel may be old in style but the room we stayed in was super spacious, very clean (but please do replace that stained carpet next to the bed), very reasonably priced, and the views from our room's balcony were postcard-picture-perfect!! The open vista scenery included the castle and the hills and valleys... More 

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Leicestershire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015 via mobile

We have been touring Spain and Portugal for 2 weeks and stayed in paradors and pousadas which have been either a convent or monastery in a previous life and compared to them the Pousada de Bragança is modern. However I would describe it as an amazing time capsule. It was built in 1959 and looks the same now as it... More 

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Kansas City, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

Braganca is a very sleepy town with a stunning castle and you can view it all from the balconies in the rooms from this modern, but classic, building. The rooms are ample, clean and the beds comfortable. Breakfast is good but not spectacular buffet. Service was efficient and very polite. The wi.fi. work well and the parking is free. A... More 

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London
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

This was one of 3 Pousadas we stayed in whilst touring Northern Portugal and possibly the one we liked the least. There is nothing wrong with the hotel, it is clean and modern, possibly a little too modern. The rooms are very big and spotlessly clean with great facilities. It is about a 10 minute walk into town and has... More 

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Lisbon, Portugal
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

This Pousada is not an historical Castle or Convent like many others. It is a modern building. The staff are excellent,courteous and helpful in every way.The room was very comfortable but lacked a safe . Convenient to the City with its Castle and historic attractions

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Madrid, Madrid, Spain
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

The Pousada is a relatively modern building with large rooms which have great views over the valley to Braganca castle. The hotel staff were always polite and attentive. We did not eat at the hotel's restaurant however; I can vouch for the quality and selection at breakfast. It's about 10 minutes walk to the centre of Branganca.

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Cascais
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

My wife and I decided to go for a two-day trip to the North of Portugal and I thought it would be a perfect opportunity to stay at a well-known "Pousada". Pousadas in Portugal are known for their exclusive locations and high-class service. They are a part of the local history. One would expect other elements to follow such a... More 

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Antoniogeadas, General Manager at Pousada de Braganca Sao Bartolomeu, responded to this review

Thanks for your opinion. We regret that your stay experience did not fullfill your expectations. We will take all your remarks into consideration so we can improve. António Gonçalves More 

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