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Pousada Convento Arraiolos

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Grenoble, France
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent place to relax. The room are very comfortable with high ceiling. There is a pool and tennis. I would suggest to eat in the town. We had a bad experience with the food we ordered for dinner. The meat at 24 euros was smelling. We had it changed. Then they give us octopus which were 22 euros...nothing fantastic. The...

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Manager_Assuncao, Manager at Pousada Convento Arraiolos, responded to this review

Dear Lutetia, Thank you for your review for Pousada de Arraiolos. We want to thank you also for your comments and suggestions for an even better experience with us. I want to apologize, on behalf of our team, for the situation that you describe at our restaurant. We hope you can return and continue to recommend us. Best regards, Filipe...

Bruges, Belgium
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Amazing location, easy do find, car parking available. Best staff at Reception, Rita Rodrigues. Fantastic building, very good suite, but plenty of unused space among labirintic rooms and corridors, which could be much attractive and put into use with a little management imagination. Whose idea was it a sauna in Alentejo, especially this one without a shower, a rest room...

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Manager_Assuncao, Manager at Pousada Convento Arraiolos, responded to this review

Dear FilipeAlexandre, Thank you for your kind review and comments about the location, staff and facilities. About your comments referring the imagination of management to improve the labirintic corridors and rooms I thank you for the advice but there are signs all over the Pousada that where especially made to this Pousada signed by the Arquitect, beside that I should...

Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent two nights at the Pousada Convento Arraiolos which served as the guest hotel for a local wedding. The Pousada was wonderful--it is a fully-restored convent complete with beautiful chapel located in the countryside outside Arriaolos. The village--famous for its rugs and tapestries--is just a short walk away. As we were walking there, a farmer stopped us to show...

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Manager_Assuncao, Manager at Pousada Convento Arraiolos, responded to this review

Dear Paul_Constantine Thank you for your kind review and recommendation. We were very glad to contribute in that positive way to your experience in Portugal, and expecialy in Arraiolos. We hope to see you soon with us and continue to enjoy our Pousada and services. Best regards. Filipe Beja Simões

Gibraltar
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Interesting location that appeared to be off the beaten track. Original building with modern additions that did not detract from its character. Small town close by had a number of restaurants that were popular with the locals. Very relaxing stay with warm but not overly hot weather until last day. Spring or autumn would appear to be time of year...

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Manager_Assuncao, Manager at Pousada Convento Arraiolos, responded to this review

Dear Buitre2, Thank you for your kind review, on behalf of our Team. We were very glad to have been choosen by you. We hope to see you soon with us and continue to recommend our Pousada and our services. Best regards, Filipe Beja Simões

Helsinki, Finland
Reviewed 17 April 2017

As repeater customers we (2 of us) were delighted to see many improvements in the Pousada C Arraiolos since our last visit in 2015. The menu had changed and the quality of dinners we had was excellent, a new Michelin recommendation is well deserved. The staff was kind and helpful as ever, so our 4-day stay was a most pleasant...

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Manager_Assuncao, Manager at Pousada Convento Arraiolos, responded to this review

Dear MarkkuPe, Thank you for your kind review and recommendation. We were very glad to have had hosted you and see that you considerer the many imprivments that we have to present to all our guest. We hope to see you soon with us and continue to enjoy our Pousada. Best regards. Filipe Beja Simões

Queluz, Portugal
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Stunning Pousada with excellent friendly service. We stayed in room 119 with a beautiful view to the village and landscape. Sunrise from above de hill was amazing, surrounded by the sounds of nature. The team was very welcoming, recognizing us and treating by our names. Specially Carla and David at the Front Desk and Joao at the restaurant. We had...

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Manager_Assuncao, Manager at Pousada Convento Arraiolos, responded to this review

Dear Corneliu, Thank you for your review and comments we are very glad on them. It was a pleasure for us to have had hosted you with us. We hope you can return soon and continue the full experience of Pousada de Arraiolos once more. Best regards, Filipe Beja Simões Pousada de Arraiolos

Lisbon, Portugal
Reviewed 13 February 2017

If you need to relax in a beautiful and quiet historic hotel, with marvellous landscapes and a small little town nearby, then you must stay in this Pousada, an historic hotel with the ideal conditions to relax: inside and outside swiming pools,SPA and small fitness center. Everything you need to have a fantastic holliday, enjoying Alentejo, a portuguese region with...

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Manager_Assuncao, Manager at Pousada Convento Arraiolos, responded to this review

Dear Carlos B, Thank you for your review and comments we are very glad on them. We hope you can return soon and continue to enjoy the experience of Pousada de Arraiolos, once more. Best regards, Filipe Beja Simões Pousada de Arraiolos

Hampshire
Reviewed 23 November 2016

We stayed here as part of a lovely Titan Tour of Northern Portugal. This property is set in the countryside with lovely views & the sounds of goat bells tinkling! It is very tranquil. The rooms have wi-fi & are large with a beautiful, huge marble bathroom. We had water & fruit in the room on arrival after a welcome...

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Manager_Assuncao, Gestor at Pousada Convento Arraiolos, responded to this review

Dear Pearl65, Thank you for your review and comments we are very glad on them. We hope you can return soon and continue the experience of Pousada de Arraiolos once more. Best regards, Filipe Beja Simões Pousada de Arraiolos

Evesham U.K.
Reviewed 6 November 2016

This pousada is situated at the bottom of a difficult track (road) away from Arraiolos but with a good view up to the 'castle'. Hard walking for anyone to reach. The hotel is split into two parts, those rooms in the original monastic building and those in the modern extention. We had a room in the old part which was...

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Manager_Assuncao, Gestor at Pousada Convento Arraiolos, responded to this review

Dear norman_white, Thank you for your review and comments about improvement. We are sorry that you couldn´t have had a better experience with us. We ask you that next time you could tell us the things that you were not enjoying so that we can have had the opportunity to minimize or change your experience with us. We hope you...

Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 November 2016

The Pousada Convento de Arraiolos, dating from XIV century, is situated outside of Arraiolos, and the walk into the town is about a mile, and uphill! The pousada is very quiet and beautifully converted into a hotel. The original church, with it's wonderfully decorated interior of blue and white tiles depicting various scenes of saints and their miracles, is attached...

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Manager_Assuncao, Gestor at Pousada Convento Arraiolos, responded to this review

Dear ColinDick, Thank you for your review and comments, they are very important to us. We are very glad that you appreciate the small details and tell us sugestions of improvment. We hope you can return soon and enjoy, once again the real Pousada de Arraiolos. Best regards, Filipe Beja Simões Pousada de Arraiolos

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Pousada de Arraiolos, Nossa Senhora da Assuncao, is situated in a sixteenth century convent presenting itself as an example in the art of recovery of historical buildings which combine traditional features with the concepts of modern architecture. The union between tradition and modernisms is celebrated in this Pousada with innovated luxury. During the middle ages the convent served the local evangelistic population. With the restoration into Pousada, the austerity gave way to joy, the simplicity of comfort and to penance to life's pleasures. Staying at this Pousada is a fantastic pretext for getting to know the town of Arraiolos, whose cultural heritage is world renowned, through its carpets which are a true work of art of tapestry. Guests of the Arraiolos hotel park for free on location. The centre of Arraiolos is 1.2 Km from Pousada de Arraiolos, Nossa Senhora da Assuncao, and 25 km from Evora. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pousada Convento Arraiolos

Address: Pousada de Arraiolos - Nossa Sra. da Assuncao, Arraiolos 7040-093, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Alentejo > Evora District > Arraiolos
Price Range: $150 - $232 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Pousada Convento Arraiolos 4*
Number of rooms: 32
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Also Known As:
Pousada De Hotel Arraiolos
Pousada De Arraiolos
Pousada Convento Arraiolos Alentejo
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“The room are very quiet”
Lutetia2015, 9 May 2017 | Read review
“Go for a room in the 'new' part for a better view”
norman_white, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Most rooms are very quiet, the pousada being situated in the countryside.”
ColinDick, 5 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Become a Pousada member, you will get a discount”
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“I think that all the rooms are good”
AntonioVerdasca, 5 Jun 2016 | Read review
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