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Pousada de Valenca Charming Hotel

4.0 of 5 Baluarte Socorro, Valenca 4930-619, Portugal
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  • Location
    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 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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London, Canada
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4 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our second stay at this Pousada and this time we were upgraded to a room with a balcony overlooking the river and Spain. The gentleman on the front desk was very helpful and took the time to look up our Pousada card number. A good breakfast. Last time we were forced by the torrential rain to eat dinner... More

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Lugo, Spain
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61 reviews 61 reviews
11 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Deciding to have a luxury overnight stay we chose this Pousada. Being situated inside the fortress, means driving through the many narrow archways but there is parking at the Pousada. On arrival, we were offered an upgrade, which included a river view as well as a balcony and for those smokers this is a boon! Our upgrade was with the... More

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Tampabay
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

This Pousada is a wonderful place to stay and relax with great views over into Spain and excellent food. The staff was extremely helpful and friendly, putting up with my fledgling Portuguese! I would recommend this Pousada to anyone wanting a fabulous experience in N. Portugal.

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Wolverhampton, England
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104 reviews 104 reviews
62 hotel reviews
128 helpful votes 128 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014 via mobile

We stayed here for one night during a tour of Galicia during February 2014. Make sure you follow the signs to the Pousada as you enter the town. The Pousada is perched on the hill over looking the River Minho with excellent and commanding views of Tui, Spain. Our only mistake was to arrive on 18th February when Valenca has... More

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Lisbon
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28 reviews 28 reviews
10 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

We have been staying every year for a few days at this Pousada, where we now feel quite at home and among friends. The location - inside the walls of the Medieval town - is great and the view over the river and to Spain is magnificent. We now benefit from special prices for senior guests, which makes the stay... More

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cheshire
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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2014

We decided to stay at this Pousada at short notice and booked directly on line through their web site. This gives the cheapest price that is available and is usually a good deal. It is also worth joining their hotel group reward scheme as this gives you both points and some discounts. The hotel has fantastic views across the river... More

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Manager_STeotonio, Gerente at Pousada de Valenca Charming Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for choosing to stay at Pousada de Valença and for taking the time to share this review. We enjoyed reading your comments and would like to thank you for your evaluation. We hope to be able to welcome you again in a near future. Kind regards. Marco Santos Unit Supervisor More

Jan Juc
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76 reviews 76 reviews
24 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2013

My wife and I stayed here in October 2013. We found the stay to be incredible. The intriguing drive through the village to the pousada was a great start. The staff were most helpful and engaging. We stayed in room 111 and it was magnificent. The view across the grounds and the river to Spain was breathtaking. The walk across... More

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Manager_STeotonio, Gerente at Pousada de Valenca Charming Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for choosing to stay at Pousada de Valença and for taking the time to share this review. We enjoyed reading your comments and would like to thank you for your evaluation. We hope to be able to welcome you again in a near future. Kind regards. Marco Santos Unit Supervisor More

Brisbane, Australia
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116 reviews 116 reviews
93 hotel reviews
138 helpful votes 138 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

Situated in the old fortress overlooking the river and onto Spain you feel you are on top of the world. The hotel is well presented. For a hotel of this standard I would expect wifi in the rooms and not just the public areas. The room was larger than many with a balcony looking toward Spain - an outstanding view.... More

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Manager_STeotonio, Gerente at Pousada de Valenca Charming Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for choosing to stay at Pousada de Valença and for taking the time to share this review. We certainly enjoyed reading your comments and would like to thank you for your evaluation. We regret that the internet service didn’t meet your expectations. We have taken your comments into consideration. We hope to be able... More

Bedford
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59 reviews 59 reviews
24 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2013

The Pousada is in a walled hill-top town with wonderful views over the Minho river and valley, towards Spain. It's an interested place to get to by car! The route to the Pousada is well sign-posted and we found it first time, but the 4 narrow stone arched gates of the town are a bit hair-raising if you are in... More

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Manager_STeotonio, Gerente at Pousada de Valenca Charming Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for choosing to stay at Pousada de Valença and for taking the time to share this review. We certainly enjoyed reading your comments and would like to thank you for your evaluation. We hope to be able to welcome you again in a near future. Kind regards. Marco Santos Unit Supervisor More

The Hague, The Netherlands
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21 reviews 21 reviews
17 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

Lovely setting inside the walled city, with breathtaking views across to Tui from my spacious and stylishly decorated bedroom. I missed a kettle and a small fridge in the room, and had to sit in the lounge to connect to their WiFi, but otherwise was really happy with this fine hotel. Breakfast was superb, but only served from 8am (... More

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Manager_STeotonio, Gerente at Pousada de Valenca Charming Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for choosing to stay at Pousada de Valença and for taking the time to share this review. We certainly enjoyed reading your comments and would like to thank you for your evaluation. We hope to be able to welcome you again in a near future. Kind regards. Marco Santos Unit Supervisor More

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Address: Baluarte Socorro, Valenca 4930-619, Portugal
Location: Portugal > Northern Portugal > Viana do Castelo District > Valenca
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Pousada de Valenca Charming Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 18
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