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Casa do Colegio Velho

Rua Dr Couto Jardim, 34, Vila Vicosa 7160-263, Portugal
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Ranked #1 of 2 Vila Vicosa B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014
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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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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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77 reviews 77 reviews
16 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Wife and I stayed here recently for one night after a spur of the moment decision to visit the Alentajo from the Algarve. Manuela was the perfect hostess it's her family home and she knows everything there is to know about the area . Nice room though a bit basic for me ,I just get used to king sized beds,... More 

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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

Manuela lives here as it is her family home. It has also been a college for Jesuit priests. She has extensive knowledge about the area and it's history. The house is old and very cool,even cold, when it is hot outside as it has been in this October. The weather has been glorious. The hotel is in a small street.... More 

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Fribourg, Switzerland
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56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

nice accodatipn in old and traditional house, furnished in vintage style this is a memorable stay. the room was very comfortable and the garden and pool area is great. breakfast is simple but with love and we would recommend anybody to stay with the lovely owner lady who told us a lot about the family history

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Lisbon, Portugal
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

We stayed in this lovely house with a group of friends and everyone just loved it: the kindness of the hosts, the atmosphere of the house beautifully decorated with a personal and sensible touch. It's a perfect place to stay when enjoying a holiday in Alentejo.

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Melecas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

We stayed here for a weekend in October and can thorougly recommend this for anyone wanting to experience the delights of the Alentejo. The Casa was very easy to find and is very conveniently located in the delightful town of Vila Vicosa, close to the Palace and many good restaurants. There is ample free parking right ourside the door as... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2013

I agree, it is a little gem in Vila Vicosa. My wife and I stayed here for one night. A little bit hidden in the street, nice courtyard and the building inside gives you a warm, welcoming feeling. The story of the building is very interesting, the owner very friendly. Our room was spacious and clean, the bathroom more than... More 

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Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2012

Vila Viçosa is a hidden gem location where tourists are rare and locals still go about their daily lives. Casa do Colegio Velho is a rare blend of homely, personal service and top-notch quality. Everything matters to the owner whose interest in her residents' well-being and satisfaction with their stay was almost too attentive at times. Attention to detail was... More 

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Faro, Portugal
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2011

We, my wife and me, arrived at Vila Viçosa after lunch in a very sunny and hot day. To find the Casa do Colégio Velho was not a difficult task as it is near the Royal Palace, the main monument of the city. As we ring the bell, a very simpathetic lady welcome us. The ambience inside was very cosy,... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2011

this is a marvelous place to stay in vila vicosa. i don't think it has been open as a guesthouse for very long, but once the word gets out, i suspect people will clamor to stay here. it is a bit hard to find at first - the best way is to find the pousada. in front of the pousada,... More 

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Address: Rua Dr Couto Jardim, 34, Vila Vicosa 7160-263, Portugal
Location: Portugal > Alentejo > Evora District > Vila Vicosa
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Number of rooms: 7
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