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    Hotel Fundador

    Avenida Dom Afonso Henriques 740, Guimaraes 4810-431, Portugal
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    1 room
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      2 adults
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          $51
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          Overview
          • Excellent18%
          • Very good60%
          • Average21%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible0%
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          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Air Conditioning
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Family Rooms
          Bar/Lounge
          Multilingual Staff
          Wheelchair access
          Business Center
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          3.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          Stayed here 2 nights. Location is good for getting to the town squares and useful if travelling by train as it is right be the station. Rooms are large and clean with all the usual amenities. I marked it down by one point because the...More

          Thank Jonathan K
          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          Hotel Fundador overall was comfortable and a great deal. The hotel has clearly been extensively refurbished with clean, large rooms and a big clean bathroom. We had what was essentially a corner room on the 10th floor which meant a great view. My only complaint...More

          Thank Amy R
          Reviewed March 25, 2017 via mobile

          positive: - view over the city - very nice staff - free indoor car parking - value for money - location (near train station) - huge double room to improve: - average breakfast in the last floor of the building

          Thank Carolinaferreira
          Reviewed November 30, 2016

          Pretty good location and nice view, the rooms are decent but the hotel has aged a bit and not much effort is made on services. Our bathroom window didn't close properly so it was cold in there (November) and the breakfast is really poor: coffee...More

          Thank Marionlh
          Reviewed September 10, 2016

          Without being a luxurious choice it offers you all the capacity that you can expect from a hotel with such features. Close to the historical centre and the railway station it is easy to access and enables you to enjoy the city. Staff is helpful...More

          Thank Leonidas Anthop... L
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Business Center with Internet Access
          • Laundry Service
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Things to do
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • $47 - $78 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 72
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          • Location
          • Portugal >
          • Northern Portugal >
          • Braga District >
          • Guimaraes
          • Also Known As
          • Fundador Hotel Guimarães
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          "Rooms located at the top roofs with a front view to the city."
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          "Higher floors Rooms with View of Mountain are quieter."
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          "Best views and absolutely quiet."
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          "We called ahead and asked for a high room with a view, which was provided as promised."
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