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Grande Hotel de Luso

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Worcester, United Kingdom
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149 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2016

We visit every year and never have any complaints. We love the outdoor 1920s swimming pool. It is so big you always have plenty of room to swim. This year quite enjoyed the aqua aerobics. Aqua Zumba was quite stupid. Breakfast could be improved but is fairly normal for Portuguese hotels. Always very clean. There are spa facilities. Best to... More 

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8 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Located in an amazing quiet village this hotel offers an amazing experience. Very clean room, nice bed and bathroom. The thing I enjoyed most was the Olympic sized pool with lots of areas to sunbathing. It's amazing if you have kids... The breakfast is OK. The staff is always nice and helpful.

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London, United Kingdom
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74 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 July 2016

This stylish hotel is in an elegant and pretty little spa town within walking distance of lovely woodlands with a dozen or so bars and restaurants on the doorstep. It has an Olympic-size outdoor pool plus heated indoor. The staff are brilliantly friendly and genuinely helpful; the services are all of the highest standard

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London, United Kingdom
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49 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 July 2016

The hotel's Olympic sized swimming hotel is stunning and there's an indoor pool as well for those who find swimming outdoors too refreshing. The rest of the hotel is mostly splendid but it lets itself down in a number of areas so it is only pretty fab rather than absolutely fabulous. The good points - we had a decent sized... More 

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Enterprise, Alabama
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24 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 June 2016

My husband and I visited this nice historical hotel for a one night stay traveling from the Algarve to the Douro Valley. I wish we could have stayed longer. The room was newly renovated with the largest bathroom and shower we have ever seen on our travels in Europe. All very clean and tasteful. All staff members from the front... More 

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Toronto
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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 June 2016

We decided to stop in Luso in order to take a break during our trip in Portugal and enjoy the Malo Clinic Termas, which is connected to the hotel through a private tunnel. We booked a package with included a superior room and spa access. Our room was huge, quiet and clean with a big bathroom When we checked-in, we... More 

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Maputo, Mozambique
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 May 2016

After spending 16 straight years of my childhood in Grande Hotel de Luso, I returned after 14 years to see the differences and get in touch with those old memories. Some of the staff are still there and still have lots of joy and a great service touch. All the rooms are recently renovated and must say that they are... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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22 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 April 2016

It was the second year that we go to this Hotel and we find it quite confortable. It has a glass tunel connecting to the Malo Clinic which is quite handy on cold and rainy days. The rooms are confortable and there is a very nice indoors pool. Staff is also very helpful. The only thing I find a bit... More 

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Guimaraes, Portugal
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226 reviews
51 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 800 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2016

Comfortable hotel, tastefully decorated with comfortable rooms , located in the center of Luso village. Hotel unit with history, renewed but only on the visual aspects , as in the rooms and corridors we could hear the creaking of the old wooden floor. Room with a good area and with all the amenities expected in this type of hotel. The... More 

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Lisbon, Portugal
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11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2016

This hotel was renewed and is a good option for a long weekend with a spa break. The rooms are big enough and very confortable. reception is open 24h. you have an exterior olimpic pool and a nice interior heated pool. wifi free available in the rooms.You can go directly from the hotel to the Malo Clinic Thermal Spa, with... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
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  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located on the mountainside of Buçaco, the Grande Hotel de Luso is a flagship hotel known for 70 years as a privileged meeting point for all occasions. The building, a project of the famous Portuguese architect Cassiano Branco, dominates the landscape of the village of Luso, famous for the excellent quality of its ultrapure mineral water. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Grande Hotel de Luso

Address: Rua Dr Cid de Oliveira 86, Luso 3050-210, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Northern Portugal > Aveiro District > Luso
Price Range: $63 - $128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Grande Hotel de Luso 4*
Number of rooms: 132
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“Back rooms overlook the pool - check if they have a balcony as not all do.”
 of 5 bubbles SallyBettyMary, 6 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Want to stay here for its connection to the Malo Clinic? Beware: on Sunday the Malo Clinic is closed, expect in Summer.”
 of 5 bubbles danhec, 16 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Choose a room away from the street.”
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 of 5 bubbles robertasr574, 21 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Rooms facing west allow you to see your way to the sea far far away.”
 of 5 bubbles ruiamador, 27 Sep 2013 | Read review
“Maybe away from the stairs not to hear the rumbling?”
 of 5 bubbles travelovernewyork, 11 Sep 2013 | Read review
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