Fortaleza do Guincho          


 Estrada do Guincho 2750-642 Cascais − Portugal

(+351) 214 870 491 
Fax: (+351) 214 870 431
  reservations@guinchotel.pt

Leaning over the Atlantic Ocean, the Fortaleza do Guincho welcomes a charming five star boutique hotel with a range of services that focus on the well being and peacefulness of the customers. A sophisticated decor and the elegant and quiet atmosphere preserve the original style of the building.
The Hotel’s restaurant, with a Franco - Portuguese cuisine, made from the finest national products, awarded with a Michelin Star, offers an unforgettable dining experience. Strategically built in the seventeenth century, beside the lighthouse of Cabo da Roca, the westernmost point of mainland Europe, the iconic building keeps his noble and solid stance, and has become the natural guardian of one of the most beautiful scenics and refuges of Portugal including the beautiful Guincho beach and the hills of Sintra Natural Park. The Hotel Fortaleza do Guincho has a warm and personalized service, making it the ideal place for a family holiday, meetings of boards of companies, or the perfect refuge for a romantic getaway.

Hotel
Leaning over the Atlantic Ocean, the Fortaleza do Guincho welcomes a charming five star boutique hotel - integrated into in the prestigious Relais & Chateaux association - with a range of services that focus on the well being and peacefulness of the customers. The Hotel’s restaurant, awarded with a Michelin Star, offers an unforgettable dining experience of Portuguese cuisine, made from the finest national products. Located a few minutes from Lisbon, nowadays one of the most incredible cities of Europe, the Hotel Restaurante Fortaleza do Guincho was strategically built during the 17th century, close to the lighthouse of Cabo da Roca, the westernmost point of mainland Europe.
The Hotel Fortaleza do Guincho has a warm and personalized service, making it the ideal place for a family holiday, board meetings or the perfect refuge for a romantic getaway. It has the perfect conditions for company meetings, special parties and events or banquets. 

Accommodation
The hotel has 8 Courtyard Rooms, located in the cloister, with side sea view through small fortress windows. 
On the first floor, 16 Superior Rooms offer splendid views over the Atlantic Ocean, all with a closed balcony and a chaise longue. 
Also located on this floor are the 3 Junior Suites which offer the best views over the ocean and Cabo da Roca. 
All rooms are equipped with TV, mini bar, telephone, hairdryer, a safe and all comfort you might expect in a 5* Hotel. 

Other Services

  • Business Center
  • Free internet access - WIFI,
  • Free car parking for guests
  • Free bicycles available at the reception (subject to availability)
  • Pic-Nic boxes upon request
  • Room service 24h/day
  • Pets allowed
  • Babysitting upon request
  • Laundry service
  • Currency exchange
  • Transfer from and to Airport upon request
  • Special agreements with local golf courses, tenis and SPA

Activities
Near the Hotel you will find some of the best Spa and golf courses in the country as well as tennis courts, surf shops and/or instructors, bike tours, or places for a picnics in the countryside. 
Our reception team will be happy to provide any additional information and to make appointments for you. Upon request, we can arrange shuttle services to outdoor activities or to/from the airport. 
At the hotel, we offer a "Wine Tasting" with our sommelier Inacio Loureiro, where you can travel through the different varieties of the best wines of Portugal and from all over the world. 
We recommend our awarded Michelin star restaurant, which is a must for haute cuisine lovers. There you have the choice between different created according to the season with its special variety of selected products. The restaurant offers a splendid view over the Atlantic Ocean, the Natural reserve of Sintra and the famous Guincho Beach.

Location
Located just seven kilometers from Cascais and 30 kilometers from Lisbon and International Airport.
Along the costline you will find Sintra and its magnificent monuments and natural landscape, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
For sea lovers abound beaches along the coast and all kinds of water sports and outdoor activities.
The hotel is surrounded by the best golf courses, while the Estoril Casino, the largest in Europe, is just a few minutes away.

Standard Room

Located in the hotel cloisters the rooms are warmly decorated and with beach view from a small window. 20m2. Bed type double or twin.

Superior Room

The 16 Superior Rooms offer splendid views over the Atlantic Ocean, all with closed balcony with chaise longue.

Junior Suite

Junior Suite - 30m2 - Located on the first floor the rooms are warmly decorated and with sea view. With open or closed terrace. 1 extra bed possible with an extra charge.

 
 

All rooms are equipped with air conditioning, TV, mini bar, safe, telephone, hairdryer, coffer, bathrooms, jacuzzi, room cleanning twice a day, wireless internet access in the public area and all the conforts of a five star Hotel.

Near the Hotel, are some of the best Spa and golf courses in the country with which we have agreements advantageous for our customers, and also tennis and surf lessons, bike tours, picnics in the countryside.
Our reception team will be happy to provide any additional information and to make appointments for the clients. Whenever requested, we can arrange shuttle service to outdoor activities, as well as to the airport.

Meeting & Event
Gala Dinners up to 110 persons, Meetings and Work-Shops all are possibilities on the Medieval Room of the Hotel Fortaleza do Guincho. This unique meeting room offers a quite and exclusive ambience and it´s total equiped to receive and responde to all guest solicitations. Weddings and Family Events are also welcome. We created a variety of menus and possibilities that can adjusted to the expectations of our clients. The Pateo Room, located on the first floor is prepared for board meetings and has capacity for up to 16 persons with natural day light and wireless internet.

NO CREDIT CARD NECESSARY


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To arrive there you can take the A5 to Cascais. Then take EN91, at the first roundabout follow signs to Birre. At the second roundabout, you have to follow the signs to Torre until you reach the sea. Turn right, continue for 6 Kms. till you reach the fortress on the left.

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