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“Great location nicely renovated old buildings”
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Quinta da Geia
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“Great location nicely renovated old buildings”
Reviewed January 15, 2012

Great place to relax with a partner . Good food. Great views. Nice but tired pool area. All staff were very helpful apart from the owner who is very rude and and aloof . His boyfriend the chef should really be front of house with the other wonderfully helpful lady staffmember. The only other gripe is the fact that ,and this is probably only the owners dislike is the fact that he is very obviously rude to couples with children.so if you have no children and love views and are a fan of basil fawlty this is a good place to stay flor straight and gay couples which is quite hard to find in the north of portugal

  • Stayed June 2011
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Thank Portugalnorth
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London, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed August 21, 2011

Needs modernising and updating. Good pool and location but very tired and poor food. After arriving from a Hotel in nearby Cedeira Arganil this was a disappointment.

  • Stayed August 2011, traveled as a couple
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Pau, France
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed May 5, 2011

Just like to say on behalf of our group, thank you for a very pleasant stay at the Hotel.
The rooms are excellent, food excellent and the location, well excellent.
Also all the people that made the stay memorable, even if it was only one night.
We hope to be back in the future, so you are in the address book.

Hope you all have a great summer.

  • Stayed May 2011, traveled with friends
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Thank WillS1200RT
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Madrid, Spain
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed December 22, 2010

We went 4 days to Hotel Rural Quinta da Geia and it was the best small hotel we ever have been in Portugal. Everything was there to make your stay perfect. Good restaurant, big swimmingpool, special decorations, friendly staff. We would recomend this hotel to all our friends.

  • Stayed September 2010, traveled on business
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Thank kikexxx
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Berlin, Germany
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68 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed September 28, 2010

My wife and I have stayed 28 times in this hotel since 2001. It is charming, staff is friendly and, within limitations of language and sometimes culture are all trying hard to please guests. Food is sometimes different from the usual Portuguese fare.If you seek tranquility and relaxation this is the place to be providing providing excellent value.
The Portuguese "gentleman" who placed a very negative review of this hotel, above, is doing this on the basis of having been thrown out for persistent drunken behaviour and attemting to buy certain substances for which he sollicited assistance from staff. It is regrettable that appropriate action by the management (removing this boor from the premises) is dubbed racism and caused other unfounded statements. I am in no way related to anybody in this hotel, have no financial interests or any other relationship, other than being a very satisfied customer.
I am sad that the operator of this site has not yet removed this loony and very bad mannered person from these pages.

  • Stayed September 2010, traveled on business
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1 Thank Cookbookcharley
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Boston, Massachusetts
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed September 27, 2010

We had never visited this part of Portugal and I found it absolutely beautiful and this hotel is located right in the middle of it with views overlooking the valley and if you hike up to the nearest mountains you have even more incredible views. The hotel is reasonably prized and the rooms are reasonable in size even if you get the cheapest room. The bathroom in our room however could use some upgrades and paint, but everything else was fine. The hotel has a pool, one freely accessible computer with internet and a restaurant. Breakfast was ok, it was only a bit of a pity that everything seemed fresh except for the cake which for me is always the finishing touch to a breakfast but in this case I let it pass.
Note: This is not a typical Portuguese hotel and around every corner you are confronted with Dutch people, either the owners or visitors, or with Dutch influences like the way the food in the restaurant is presented or the fact that the leaflet with the walks came on several previously used crumpled A4s which we had to give back as well (as everyone knows the Dutch can be stingy!), so if you are looking for a local experience this isn't it!

  • Stayed September 2010, traveled as a couple
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Thank Cosmos_Estrela
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Hertfordshire
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12 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed September 21, 2010

I have visited Quinta da Geia many times over the past years and have NEVER been let down. This is the most amazing hotel, situated in a beautiful part of Portugal. I found the food excelent and the Portuguese and Dutch staff friendly and 'bend-over-backwards' helpful. They are extreemly accomodating and will do everything they can to make your stay as pleasent as possible.

  • Stayed May 2010, traveled with family
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Thank Exie
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Property: Quinta da Geia
Address: Largo do Terreiro do Fundo do Lugar | Aldeia das Dez, Oliveira do Hospital 3400-214, Portugal
Location: Portugal > Central Portugal > Coimbra District > Oliveira do Hospital
Amenities:
Kitchenette Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool
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Ranked #1 of 3 Hotels in Oliveira do Hospital
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Hotel Class:4 star — Quinta da Geia 4*
Number of rooms: 15
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