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.

Antigo Hotel da Penha

2.0 of 5
Rua Nossa Senhora da Penha, Guimaraes 4810-038, Portugal
Hotel amenities
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 3 more sites!
Antigo Hotel da Penha
Professional photos View all
Browse nearby
Antigo Hotel da Penha
Write a Review

16 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
See reviews for
Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room Tips
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
  • Mar-May only
  • Jun-Aug only
  • Sep-Nov only
  • Dec-Feb only
All months
Christchurch, New Zealand
Top Contributor
59 reviews 59 reviews
48 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

If you want a change from accommodation in the middle of busy towns then this might be the place for you. Situated right at the top of the hill it has a magnificent view of Guimaraes. As others have said the hotel is a little tired and worn but it represents good value for money. The rooms were clean and... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

We liked this rather run down hotel - surely ripe for renovation in this spot. The staff were few and charming and, as stated by another reviewer, the park of massive boulders beside is worth seeing. The strange church in the park pumps out a weird choice of music very loudly most of the day. On the whole an idiosyncratic... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Washington, DC area
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
7 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

The room was fine, the meals better, but the hilltop and park it shares with the religious shrine is something you must not miss. It is many acres of huge boulders, a geological wonderland, beautifully overgrown, with alluring paths and vistas over the town of Guimaraes (arguably the most historic town in Portugal). It is a bit hard to find,... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Newquay, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013

While staying at the nearby pousada we were unable to make a restaurant reservation so went up the hill to hotel da Penha for dinner. Food was excellent, service first class and prices about half of those in the pousada plus a beautiful view across the city. On our next visit to Guimaraes we shall be staying here instead of... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

8 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

All traveler photos (7)
Family/play areas (1)
Dining (3)
Hotel & grounds (3)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All management photos (1)
Other (1)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay


Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question