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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

booked in whilst on the Camino walk for a two day rest. Everything about this place is top notch. Even found other accomodation place along the trail recommending them. Could not do enough to help us get through the language issue we have only speaking english.

Thank MacAttack720
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016

We arrived here tired from walking and were warmly welcomed, clean and comfy room and plentiful breakfast. The hotel is a short stroll to the river, bridge and to many restaurants, it is highly recommended

Thank Kevin T
Belfast, United Kingdom
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114 reviews
66 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2015

We had a problem with gaining access to this absolutely gorgeous property right in the middle of town. We had arrived early in the morning, having skipped our walk since there was torrential rain. We could not check in then, but met with the owners who told us to come back between 2pm and 2.30pm. We then proceeded to spend... More 

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Nova Scotia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2015

A wonderful example of how well the Portuguese restore old buildings, making them comfortable whilst retaining the charms of the past. This is an extremely attractive small guesthouse (6 rooms) above a coffee shop which used to be a grocery store (hence the name of the inn "mercearia'). You enter thru the shop which serves excellent pastries and snacks and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2015

I stayed here for one night. This is a charming hotel with nice views and great attention to detail. The room was well decorated, the bed was comfortable and the owners were very helpful. Breakfast was lovely and the dining room is in an old shop with the original fittings still intact.

Thank ABZB2014
Dublin, Ireland.
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

This hotel has been very well converted from an old shop to a boutique guesthouse. The rooms are very well designed and comfortable, it is clear that someone has a great eye for interior design. Breakfast in the old grocery shop was nice too and the staff were very good. However, at 65 Euro for a night it was the... More 

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Windsor, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 via mobile

We Had the lovely garret room. The room had coffee and tea making equipment. Excellent shower with lots of power. Owners are very hospitable. Breakfast in the downstairs cafe was very good especially the cakes! Good location in centre of town by church. Church bells lend to the charming atmosphere.

Thank boywink
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

This was a lovely hotel - very old school European with nice in-room amenities and very good service. Great location in the centre of town. Breakfast and bar service only so you're on your own for dinner - I'd suggest you go to Convento da Gula for a wonderful dinner. Plus is a small hotel with not many guestrooms -... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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32 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

I stayed here on the second day of my hike on the Portuguese Camino. It is a lovely hotel with large airy rooms and quiet nights for good sleeping (after the church bells stop ringing at 2200h). The reception was welcoming and helpful (Raquel was the receptionist; she speaks very good English and is very helpful). It is in the... More 

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Guildford Surrey
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35 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

Mercearia da Vila was an old grocery store that has been carefully converted upstairs to provide hotel style accommodation whilst the ground floor is now a bistro/cafe bar. The rooms are all individual design with en-suite facilities providing a very pleasing place to stay right in the heart of this beautiful old town. Breakfast was served downstairs and was very... More 

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Additional Information about Mercearia da Vila

Address: No 34 36 Rua Cardeal Saraiva, Ponte de Lima 4990-076, Portugal
Location: Portugal > Northern Portugal > Viana do Castelo District > Ponte de Lima
Price Range: $63 - $89 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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