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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 July 19, 2014
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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13 hotel reviews
74 helpful votes 74 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

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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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2013

A nice hotel set on top of a hill with views across a valley to the castle. The room was large and very clean. Unfortunately my room had a connecting door to the next room and this was very thin such as I could hear all that went on next door. Luckily not too much did go on except snoring... 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 excellent comments about the lovely location of the Pousada and positive view of the room comfort and quality of Dinner. Regarding the communication ports of these rooms and they are only two throughout the Pousada, we have taken due note and... More

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Address: Estrada do Turismo, Braganca 5300-271, Portugal
Location: Portugal > Northern Portugal > Braganca District > Braganca
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Pousada de Braganca Sao Bartolomeu 4*
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Within the Nogueira Mountain Range on top of a hill, the Pousada offers panoramic views of Bragança and the medieval castle. Pousada de Bragança provides spacious rooms each with a balcony, seating area and satellite TV. All rooms are air conditioned and have modern bathrooms. The quality restaurant features views of the area and serves regional cuisine for breakfast and dinner. You can visit Bragança, which is accessible by foot. It is also possible to go hiking and fishing in the surrounding area. ... more   less 
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