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Bussaco Palace Hotel

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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good31%
  • Average19%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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What's included
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Bar/Lounge
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Laundry Service
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5 Star Hotel
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Mata do Bussaco, Luso 3050-261, Portugal
16 restaurants are within a 2 km radius
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Reviewed 1 week ago

From the very ornate gothic exterior of this wonderful historic building, one may be concerned that the plumbing and other modern hotel essentials might be lacking. But that is not the case at all. Believe me, staying here gives you a genuine and charming experience...More

Thank planbee
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful utterly ornate 1883 palace. Room needed renovation....carpet and easy chair are worn. Needs pictures on two blank walls. Bathroom was very good..but commode could only handle 1 or 2 pieces of toilet paper at a time. On the plus side the shower was great,...More

Thank charleskP2468RA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We head north to the Palácio Bussaco to stay for the night. What a stunner! It's genteel beauty is so lovely. The stonework and gardens are fab, and the wait staff is helpful and very efficient. This Manueline beauty sits high up amid a forest...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Yes it is an old historic building, but it is still in good condition, it could use some improvements but it might take some of the charm away. Good breakfast and service. They have beautiful gardens. We stayed in a deluxe room more like a...More

Thank VanGaroto
Reviewed 11 June 2018

Bussaco Palace Hotel deliberately anglicised from Bucaco just outside Luso, not far from Coimbra was built as the hunting lodge for the last king of Portugal, who was exiled before he could enjoy it. It is decorated in the ornate Manueline style of the 16th...More

Thank Warner D
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Amenities
Top amenities
Room Service
Restaurant
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Free Internet
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Wheelchair Access
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Bar/Lounge
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US$129 - US$220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$129 - US$220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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7 May 2017|
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Response from 19JRW61 | Reviewed this property |
I'm afraid not, but with that beautiful forest and the streams that flow through it, there's plenty of refreshment!
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Scarlet A
3 May 2017|
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Response from Juan Javier N | Reviewed this property |
I would say the best way to get there from the US is flying to LIsbon.
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"Corner suite"
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"We had to carry luggage up stairs"
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"Ask for a room accessed by the grand central stairway and not on a shabby side hall."
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"All rooms are acceptable to stay in."
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