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Pousada de Braganca Sao Bartolomeu

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Estrada do Turismo, Braganca 5300-271, Portugal
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
LesAgius Cheltenham, England, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Cheltenham, England, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

For anyone undecided about visiting Braganca we suggest you do. Not only is the city impressive but a stay in this old but modernised Pousada alone makes the trip worthwhile. Now run as a family business the passion and philosophy for quality of the two managing brothers shines through in everything they offer.The accommodation is spacious and excellent in all... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

At 5 am I woke up. Walked out on the terrace and viewed the sun rise over the old city of Braganca. Fantastic! The hotel is old in style, but well maintained, clean and friendly. Room was spacious, bed comfy and bathroom up to par. Breakfast was good and staff friendly. Recommended. (Braganca is a nice town worth a visit... More

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26 reviews 26 reviews
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Excellent hotel with great view,spacious and clean rooms, friendly staff. Very good pool. Really enjoyed my stay with my family at the Pousada de Bragança. Location is ok. Wifi is poor in the room. Restaurent needs to change the menu with more variety of food.

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Oslo
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35 reviews 35 reviews
11 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

We arrived at the Pousada in the afternoon after driving up from the Sierra Estrella. After checking in we were served lunch on the balcony with magnificent view of the old town. The rooms are very large and the bathroom too. We dined at the restaurant in the evening and got a very good meal with interesting dishes and flavors.... More

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Suckley
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116 reviews 116 reviews
112 hotel reviews
106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

This is a modernish pousada set high above the beautiful city of Braganca and is designed so that all the rooms have a view out over the town. Built in the 1950s or '60s it still has considerable charm and architectural interest. Rooms were large and comfortable and each had a balcony. The staff were extremely helpful. On arrival I... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
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79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013

We stayed one night for a stopover on the way to Spain. This is not the "classical" Pousada one expects, i.e. an historic restored building, like you find in other areas of Portugal, but it is a modern property located on the other side of the river than the old town. All rooms offer a nice view of the Citadela... More

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Manager_SBartolomeu, Gerente at Pousada de Braganca Sao Bartolomeu, responded to this review

Dear customer, Thank you for taking the time to post a review of of your stay. We appreciate your comments about the beautiful view of the Pousada and by the way has described the Pousada and praised the quality and service of breakfast. It is reassuring to know that our endeavor to create memorable moments is successful. We hope to... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013 via mobile

Nicely situated, great view over the city, hi lighting the castle in thé night. The food is acceptable and some staff professional. I didn't saw many reflection of the price and the status of Pousadas in this one, showing already some decadent symptoms of a not to healthy situation. I will not stay there again.

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Izegem, Belgium
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36 reviews 36 reviews
9 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013

The hotel is good. Interior ok - rooms ok - swimming pool ok - staff is very friendly, helpfull and professional. The breakfast is mediocre and the price of food and services is expensive. The view from the hotel rooms and restaurant is very nice. We enjoyed our stay!

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Manager_SBartolomeu, Gerente at Pousada de Braganca Sao Bartolomeu, responded to this review

Dear customer, Thank you for taking the time to post a review of of your stay. We appreciate your comments about the Pousada and we have taken good note regarding the breakfast. One more time thank you and our apologies for breakfast was not within expectations. We hope to have the opportunity in welcoming you back in the very near... More

Elizabeth, New Jersey
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87 reviews 87 reviews
13 hotel reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2013

This Pousada is a modern structure located outside of Braganca with a beautiful view of Old Braganca , the castle. The Pousada is on one hill and the old town across on another hill. Great view from the pools. The rooms are spacious and modern overlooking the pools. Recommendation, book the room in advance. In the summer it tends to... More

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Manager_SBartolomeu, Gerente geral at Pousada de Braganca Sao Bartolomeu, responded to this review

Dear customer, Thank you for taking the time to post a review of of your stay. We appreciate your comments about the beautiful view of the Pousada and quality of the dinner with regional cuisine. It is reassuring to know that our endeavor to create memorable moments is successful. We hope to have the opportunity to return to welcome you... More

Northern Virginia
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71 reviews 71 reviews
35 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2013

Do not be put off as you arrive. As an earlier TA entry stated, it does look like you’ve arrived at a private clinic or fancy boarding school. Actually you are about to enter a step back in time to the 1950’s early 60’s. There was a time when it would be “dated”, but now there is a certain charm.... More

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Manager_SBartolomeu, Gerente at Pousada de Braganca Sao Bartolomeu, responded to this review

Dear customer, Thank you for taking the time to write this wonderful review about Pousada de Bragança. The comments about product and services are gratifying for our team because we are working daily to achieve satisfy our customers and these comments give us the strength to continue in the right direction! It was a great pleasure to welcome you and... More

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Address: Estrada do Turismo, Braganca 5300-271, Portugal
Location: Portugal > Northern Portugal > Braganca District > Braganca
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Hotel Class:4 star — Pousada de Braganca Sao Bartolomeu 4*
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