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    Fortaleza do Guincho

    Estrada do Guincho, Cascais 2750-642, Portugal
    011 351 21 487 0491
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    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    Old fortress (hotel and restaurant being part of "relais&châteaux") situated on the unique Guincho beach (which is "on the wild side"). Great bar to enjoy a sunset drink! Close to Estoril/Cascais. Parking in front of the "fortalezza".More

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    Response from Guincho0, Diretor de Vendas at Fortaleza do GuinchoResponded 2 days ago

    Dear Soinic, Thank you so much for your time and comment. We are happy to know that you have enjoyed your drink in our area bar; we really hope to have the pleasure to welcome you again at Hotel Fortaleza do Guincho, but this time...More

    Hotel's Favorite
    Reviewed November 8, 2017

    For a unique hotel experience, you're not going to beat this place. Located at the edge of the Atlantic between two gorgeous surfing beaches, buffeted by winds, with wild dunes for a backyard, and blessed with an excellent Michelin-starred restaurant (I believe it's the only...More

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    Response from Guincho0, Diretor de Vendas at Fortaleza do GuinchoResponded November 14, 2017

    Good morning from Hotel Fortaleza do Guincho, Thank you very much for such a nice and details description of the Hotel and surrounding areas. We really hope that you will give us the honour to welcome you again, that will be a great pleasure for...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I first stumbled upon Fortaleza do Guincho when thumbing through a hotel guide at our favourite Relais and Chateaux property in Canada; I remember thinking it looked so unusual and intriguing. So, when we decided to visit Portugal for the first time over the New...More

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    Response from Guincho0, Diretor de Vendas at Fortaleza do GuinchoResponded 2 days ago

    Dear guest, Thank you so much for such a detail description of our property. All comments are really important to us in order to allow us to improve our services, but yours give us so many suggestions that could help us to improve our services;...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    When wew reserve we were invited to choose a Menu with an entrée, main dish and dessert ,but it turn to be a 10 or more dishes to taste. Small portions but all exquisite. Congratulations to the chef Rocha Vieira for his creativity. It is...More

    Thank Francisca P
    Response from Guincho0, Diretor de Vendas at Fortaleza do GuinchoResponded 1 week ago

    Good morning from Hotel Fortaleza do Guincho, First of all we would like to thank you for your time and comment. It is with great pleasure we learned that you have enjoyed your time and meal in our restaurant; we really hope to have the...More

    Reviewed November 27, 2017

    The Fortaleza do Guincho is truly a great Relais experience. As we’ve recently stayed in a less than average Relais property, every aspect of this hotel and restaurant were EXACTLY as a Relais should be. The staff was well-dressed and as attentive as possible starting...More

    1  Thank Charles B
    Response from Guincho0, Diretor de vendas at Fortaleza do GuinchoResponded November 30, 2017

    Good afternoon from Hotel Fortaleza do Guincho, Thank you so much for your comment about our property; it s with great pleasure that we learned that you have enjoyed your stay in our property. We really hope to have the pleasure to welcome you again....More

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    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
    • Airport Transportation
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • $129 - $287 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #4 On the Beach Hotel in Cascais
    • #6 Luxury Hotel in Cascais
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    • Cascais
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    July 8, 2017|
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    Response from sargan | Reviewed this property |
    It's an easy 20 minute ride by taxi or by car. There is a parking gargage in a great spot.
    Anne K
    April 28, 2017|
    Response from Guincho0 | Property representative |
    Good morning from Hotel Fortaleza do Guincho, Thank you very much for your interest in our property. Hotel Fortaleza do Guincho is located just in front of the beach where you can swim, but for the ones who do not fell... More
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    March 27, 2017|
    Response from Guincho0 | Property representative |
    Dear Alberta, I am really sorry for my late answer, but I did not realise that we did not answer to your question. I am afraid the Hotel is built is a fortress from the XVII century without space to have a fitness centre... More
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    "Room 210 is the absolute best. Right on the cliff. Huge deck."
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    "Spend the extra for a Jr. Suite w/ enclosed balcony. Even w/ it, it's a pretty small room; I wouldn't..."
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    "junior suites with full ocean view the way to go"
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