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Mercearia da Vila

Rua Cardeal Saraiva, no 34, 36, Ponte de Lima 4990-076, Portugal
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Ranked #1 of 28 Ponte de Lima B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Sydney, Australia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

We stayed for two nights at this beautiful place and really enjoyed our time. The room was light, bright and cheerful. We had wonderful furniture and linen to match the experience. Everything was tastefully decorated, including the cafe/restaurant downstairs. More so than the building, the staff deserves a mention. Everyone was so so friendly, attentive and in a good mood.... More

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Cork, Ireland
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014 via mobile

We came across this fantastic boutique hotel by complete accident. What a charm it was. After a long days walk we arrived in late. The friendliness of the staff was immediately apparent. The room which overlooked the square,was really central and beautifully decorated. Real old world charm. Its a converted shop which is still in the ownership of the family.... More

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Den Haag, Nederland
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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

This old fashioned centrally located grocery store has been in the family for 3 generations and the current owners (the founders grandson) decided to turn it into a B&B. The completely restored the whole building to meet modern standards, but with a keen eye for detail and a huge amount of respect for the buildings and their family's history. The... More

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London, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

As well as all the other good qualities this place has the best food in Ponte de Lima. We had wonderful hot chocolate, and delicious tapas, two of which easily made a shared meal for two. A flaming chorizo is a pretty exciting taste. The breakfast was outstanding. I just wish I had room for those wonderful cakes.

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Moissac, France
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19 reviews 19 reviews
13 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

I found Mercearia by accident, I went looking for somewhere else and happened on this fantastic place to stay. I was tired from walking all day on the Camino, so to find it, right in the heart of the town and all it has to offer, was a major relief. The welcome was warm and friendly. The room was lovely,... More

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Porto, Portugal
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22 reviews 22 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

If you visit Ponte de Lima you must stay at this beautiful, little hotel. The welcome you receive is SO friendly and the rooms are so romantic. Our room had beautiful big windows with old shutters and a view of the River Lima. The room was so light and spacious and had a welcoming, big double bed! We looked upstairs... More

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Cairns, Australia
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33 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

This little inn is in the middle of town, in the square. The room was on the second floor overlooking the square. The room was large and spacious. There was a kitchen on the first floor which was handy to keep the wine cold in the refrigerator. The room also had bottled water and a coffee making machine. The breakfast... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

We cycled the Portuguese camino and stayed here for one night - only regret was that it wasn't for two nights. The room was beautifully decorated in white with floor to ceiling windows overlooking a square. The house felt very homely and a real sense that someone had put a lot of care and attention into every detail. The village... More

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Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013

We really enjoyed our stay. Very friendly and helpful staff and good breakfast and ......the most idyllic village to visit. The surroundings and scenery are true postcards ..... Highly recommend this place :-)

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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52 reviews 52 reviews
35 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2013

We loved the Mercearia da Villa! We had the loft room...'Sugar' .... which was very tastefully decorated all in clean pure white and stylishly kitted out. I especially like the little touches like the small swift and swift nest in metal on the air conditioner! The smell that greeted us as we entered the room was of clean linen and... More

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Address: Rua Cardeal Saraiva, no 34, 36, Ponte de Lima 4990-076, Portugal
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Location: Portugal > Northern Portugal > Viana do Castelo District > Ponte de Lima
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