Bussaco Palace Hotel
Mata do Bussaco - Luso, 3050-261, Coimbra - Bairrada
The palace placed in Serra do Bussaco, was made from 1885 to the last kings of Portugal. The hotel is considered one of the most beautiful, romantic and historical in the world since 1917. Located in the interior of the National Forest of Bussaco, ex-líbris botanical and natural of Portugal, with fauna from all over the world, many of them giants, offers countless and unforgettable pedestrians walks in close contact with the nature, with passages through breathtaking fountains, chapels, hermitages and sights all the way through the hill.
The Palace Hotel of Bussaco is an excellent example of "manuelino-gothic” architecture. Their halls richly decor, have ancient furniture, large paintings and typical Portuguese painted tiles.
By booking a night in the Palace Hotel of Bussaco, you can taste the legendary wines of Bussaco worldwide recognized, visit the regional wine rout, take a relax walk in the National Park, as well, visit the thermal Spa, the Golf course and ride a horse found close by to the Hotel.
A pair to the acclamaide portuguese terroir cuisine reinvented by the Chef Dionísio Ferreira, inspired in the purest canons of Escoffier, exist also the legendary Bussaco Wines of world renowned, mis-en-bouteille-au-château since 1920, and that, only by themselves, enough to lure oenophiles from all continents - drinkable whites begin in the harvest of 1944 and the reds in 1945, such is the longevity of this unparallel wines.
Capacity for about 160 people.
Sala dos Anjos
Capacity for about 60 people.
Capacity for about 190 people.
From Porto or Lisbon, go through the exit n.9 to Mealhada on the highroad A1 (Porto-Lisbon) and from the National Road (EN) 234 in direction to Viseu. Once there, continue on this road in direction to southwest.
For those who arrive to Viseu or da Guarda, the easiest route is via the EN-234 in southwestern direction.
GPS: 40°22'33.0" N 8°21'55.5"W
|Check-in||03:00 pm-12:00 am|
|Check-out||7:30 am - 12:00 pm|
|Cancellation | Prepayment||Vary depending on the type of room. Check the conditions of every room prior to booking|
|Additional Fees||Children up to 2 years: free cradle; Children under 12 years are charged 25 € per night, per person, per extra bed; Adult: will be charged 50 € per night, per person and for extra beds|
|Extra Bed||Maximum 1 cot in the room; Maximum of 1 bed in the room|
|Means of payment||Mastercard; Visa|
|General||Booking Guarantee with credit card number; VAT at the legal rate included; The rates indicated are per room and night; Supplements are paid separately during the stay|
|Wine Tourism Activities||Wine Tasting; Guided Tour to the Facilities; Tasting of regional products; Wine routes|
|Other Activities||Hicking trails; Bike Rides|
|Outdoor Areas||Garden; Chapel / Sanctuary|
|Restaurants | Bars | Store||Bar; Restaurant (a la carte)|
|Services||Facilities for meetings / parties; 24 hour front desk; Room service; Laundry; Dry cleaning; Luggage room; Kids services; Concierge service; Car Rental|
|Media and technology||Plasma TV; Phone; Radio|
|Internet||Wi-Fi available in public areas (free)|
|Parking||Free and Public (without reservation)|
|Facilities||Non-smoking rooms; Garden View; Private terrace; Safe; Heating; Wake Up Call Service|
|Spoken Languages||Spanish; French; English; Português|
2014 - Top 10 Hotels for Wine Lovers - The Drink Business
2013 - Restaurant João Vaz distinguished as one of the "72 most beautiful places of Portugal", in the category "Restaurants" - Sábado Magazine
2012 - Nominated "Portugal's Leading Hotel" - World Travels Awards
2011 - Nominated "Portugal's Leading Hotel - World Travels Awards
2010 - Nominated "Portugal's Leading Hotel" - World Travels Awards