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“Amazing views”
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Casa Miradouro
Ranked #7 of 42 Sintra B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence
Stonington, Connecticut
1 review
“Amazing views”
Reviewed August 24, 2012

All aspects of the accommodations were as wonderful as expected. The facilities are well maintained, the staff is excellent, the breakfast is nicely prepared and served either inside or out, the views are some of the best in Sintra, the location is out of the main stream of Sintra activity which is great for relaxation at the end of the day, and Charlotte's recommendations are very helpful. Visiting in August, we really enjoyed being able to sleep with the large windows open for the fresh air cooled by the Atlantic Ocean which can be seen in the distance.

Room Tip: Some rooms have better views than others. Room 4 is one of the best!
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  • Stayed August 2012, traveled as a couple
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London, England, United Kingdom
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Reviewed August 6, 2012

Luxurious boutique B&B - beautfully decorated with lots of original features and a nice mix of modern and older style furniture. Large, airy, clean rooms with sitting areas. Great breakfast, honesty bar and coffee available all day. Comfortable and welcoming communal areas with classical music playing and free wifi. Quiet location just a 5 minute walk from the centre of Sintra. Friendly and helpful owner/manager and staff (fluent in English). Highly recommended.

  • Stayed August 2012, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed August 5, 2012 via mobile

Casa Miradouro was one of the best B&Bs we've ever stayed at. Charlotte went out of her way to make sure that we were comfortable and felt right at home. Her recommendations for restaurants and day trips were also excellent. We're very much looking forward to returning and staying again. Highly recommended!

Stayed September 2011, traveled as a couple
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Beaufort, South Carolina
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Reviewed August 1, 2012

This little jewel, perched on a hillside in Sintra is classically beautiful, super comfortable and offers gracious hospitality. We were greeted with a glass of Port and a large, lovely room with a stunning view of the nearby castles as well as a vista stretching toward the coast. The breakfast served each morning is wonderful and offers a great variety including eggs cooked to order. The house is within walking distance to many of the sites in Sintra and the local bus to the castles.

  • Stayed June 2012, traveled as a couple
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Antwerp, Belgium
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Reviewed July 20, 2012

This is the second time we visited Casa Miradouro and again it was super! The house is very beautiful and exceptional, Charlotte and her staff are adorable, and the views amazing!
The atmosphere in the house is very cosy, but in a stylish way.
What we especially liked about our holiday is that the house is so central that we could have a nice mix of culture (Sintra), citytrip (Lissabon is nearby, only 30min), beautiful beaches, nice reastaurants,...And then it is nice to come 'home' everytime to Casa Miradouro.
We loved it again and will continue coming back, that is for sure!

  • Stayed July 2012, traveled as a couple
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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed July 10, 2012

Great inn with terrific service from staff and owner. We saw 3 rooms and all were gorgeous. Our room had a recently fitted, attractive modern ensuite with very nice shower and the bed was comfortable. The room had comfy chairs to enjoy a coffee while watching sunset over the ocean (in the distance). Breakfast was very good. Lounge area is lovely. Couldn't ask for more. A few reviews mention that the road into the historical centre from here is fairly steep and narrow (and a 7 min walk), but the charm of Sintra is its narrow and steep roads and alleys! Taxis are cheap and easy to find, so no problem getting to/from train station.

  • Stayed July 2012, traveled as a couple
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Plano, Texas
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Reviewed July 5, 2012

I just glanced at the poor reviews of this exceptionally quaint hotel and question marks are floating over my head. This is not the Ritz. You can't criticize every minute detail because you are not paying for perfection.

This place is GREAT for what it is. The room we stayed in was a nice size even with the little couch unfolded for our son to sleep on. The bathroom was large by European standards.

There was a little leakage from the shower but we soaked it up with a towel and hung it inside the shower stall. They are also over-the-top nice and accommodating.

Yes, it's an old house and the floors creak a little. They also have comfortable couches and free coffee downstairs in the living areas.

Yes, there is no elevator but the stairs are wide. You are also staying in a fairytale building.

And, yes, it's uphill to the town center...but its downhill coming home. You could always call for a taxi and pay the 4 euros. The also leave a little dish of candy in your room.

They also have soothing piano music playing downstairs, and an honor bar, and a great little garden, and great views, and…

We are always just grateful that we get to see great places like Sintra and stay in places like Casa Miradouro. I recommend this hotel if, like us, you are easy going and grateful.

  • Stayed July 2012, traveled with family
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Property: Casa Miradouro
Address: Rua Soto Maior 55, Sintra 2710-628, Portugal
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Location: Portugal > Central Portugal > Lisbon District > Sintra Municipality > Sintra
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Suites
Hotel Style:
Ranked #7 of 42 B&Bs / Inns in Sintra
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Casa Miradouro 3*
Number of rooms: 8
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Casa Miradouro has 8 rooms, all with private bathrooms and balcony. Double-glazed windows and central heating make the rooms comfortable even in the Portuguese winter. All rooms are kept in bright colours and dispose of large windows so you can enjoy the magnificent views. Some rooms have beautiful stucco ceilings. All the rooms are non-smoking rooms. ... more   less 
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