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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed October 1, 2016 via mobile

The apartment is big enough for a family of four with two bedrooms, one of which has its own bathroom (so two bedrooms plus two bathrooms). The view is great in a peaceful location. The outside swimming pool looks amazing but it was a bit chill to give it a try (October). The spa area is very nice although some... More 

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Thank Bruno F
Nottingham, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed September 3, 2016

Just back after 2 weeks holiday. Stayed at Paraiso apartment. Staff are very helpful and kind. Beautiful restaurant with excellent food and cheaper than eating in the town. We had some problem with Wi Fi but they managed to fix it. Would definitely recommend.

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Thank Sharminebr
St Helens, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed May 26, 2015

What a find! A delightful place to stay just a few kilometres outside Guimarães in northern Portugal. With only 10 chalets which were very spacious and well appointed, the service was really personal. It was also lovely and quiet too. There is a very good restaurant and a great Spa/Wellness Centre on site which included a gym and pool, and... More 

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Thank Pam M
Porto-Portugal
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5 reviews
Reviewed December 3, 2014

If you want to relax and enjoy, having a visit to the northern of Portugal, don't miss staying in this club hotel. There are 10 nice little houses, completely equiped and with modern deco. Each of them has 2 bedrooms, being suitable for 4 persons. They have also a kitchnet in the room with a view to the fields. Very... More 

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Thank Rui-Nobre
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed November 17, 2014

Excellent place to relax. The rooms (large and comfortable), the restaurant, and the SPA are excellent. All the staff are very helpful and friendly. Just one word to describe this location : Excellent.

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Thank Fernando R
Denizli, Turkey
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed November 14, 2014

This is a good hotel with relax and natural surrounding. Very silent and cosy. Rooms are large and you can stay up to four in some rooms. Good for family visit also. Prices are affordable and have a nice restaurant in the hotel. You can enjoy lunch and dinner.

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed June 28, 2014

We stayed here for 4 nights and were very comfortable. The apartment was spotlessly clean with maid service and clean towels every day. Certainly if you can look past the sports complex the views to the mountains are spectacular. Receptionist Joanna went out of her way to help us with maps, timetables and lots of useful information. All the staff... More 

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Lisbon, Portugal
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed December 23, 2012

We spend there a weekend for the European Capital of Culture. It's not close to the city centre, however it's a very nice place to relax and enjoy the view. The apartments are made of recycled wood. Very good sleep quality. Breakfast is made in a typical house and the pool is great!

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1 Thank rjmm155
Belgium
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed August 18, 2012

The first impression was indeed not positive at all. Instead of the nice green grass around the houses (as pictured in the web site) just dried out weeds and grass left overs. The houses (now grey instead of wooden brown) face a car parking with big waste containers that were completely over full. And the view is completed with the... More 

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Lisbon, Portugal
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
Reviewed August 12, 2011

The first impact isn't positive as you see the huge electric towers above the place. You can ear the noise of electricity cables above your head !! If you can get over this, and forget it you will enjoy it. The apartment lack of kitchen utilities but you can ask them at reception and they were able to hand us... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Spa
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Encosta do Paraiso

Address: Rua de Agrelos, Guimaraes 4835-301, Portugal
Location: Portugal > Northern Portugal > Braga District > Guimaraes
Price Range: $65 - $131 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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“All the chalets face a northerly direction with views across the valley”
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