Largo da Viscondessa do Espinhal 3200-257 Lousã − Portugal
The Palácio da Lousã is an emblazoned building of the XVIII century. Formerly named Palácio of Viscondessa do Espinhal, it is classified as Historical Heritage and considered the country’s first Boutique Hotel. Refurbished into a 4-star hotel, Portugal’s first boutique hotel includes 46 rooms in total, it blends the charm of an historical setting with the highest level of comfort to all our guests. The Palácio da Lousã Boutique Hotel is the ideal place to organize your business meetings, conferences, workshops, weddings and other social events. Located in Lousã’s historical center, renowned entry point of the Schist Villages Route, the Hotel offers a warm atmosphere with stunning views of the Lousã mountains.
We propose to those who explore Portugal, a journey of discovery. In the heart of the village historical center is located the Palácio da Lousã, which represents the stylistic and architectural evolution between the 18th and 19th centuries.
The Hotel has 46 rooms distributed by the Palace and the New Wing, with a classic and contemporary style, respectively.
At the A Viscondessa restaurant, where the Duke of Wellington and General Ney have been during the French invasions, we invite you to sit in a historic setting, and to enjoy the typical flavors of our region.
Already outside, in the pool and garden area, take the opportunity and try to take measures to the mountains, here you can find the escape of fresh air, away from the stress and rush of the city.
Discover the corners of Lousã and its mountains, full of stories and ready to receive you. Start in the 18th century houses that constitute a historical legacy and don’t miss out the wells of the Real Neveiro, where the snow was deposited, stored and later as ice was send to Lisbon, to the King's cellar.
It is in Lousã the entry point of the Schist Villages Route, considered as one of the top places for nature conservation in Portugal. Get ready to get lost in these nooks of culture, tradition and breath-taking landscapes.
The Lousã Mountains are mandatory when it comes to adventure. Mountain biking and all-terrain vehicle fans are always thrilled to find here new paths that will push their skill to the limit. Nostalgically, the Rally of Portugal’s fans remember the Lousã’s mountains as one the best stages of the competition.
The Hotel surroundings invite you to enjoy nature. You can observe wild game (deers and wild boars) in their natural habitat and visit a set of secular buildings, such as the medieval Arouce Castle, the wells of the Real Neveiro, where ice was stored in the winter to be later on sent to the King’s cellar in Lisbon, and the Chapel of our Lady of Sorrows, up on the mountain.
Refurbished into a 4 star hotel, with 46 rooms in total (23 in the palace and 23 in the new wing), it blends the charm of an historical setting with state of the art technology, thus providing the highest level of comfort to all our guests.
Wonderfully located on the best floors of the Palace and boasting a view of the town and hotel patios. They are furnished with a double bed and sleep one or two guests. They feature classic décor and the bathrooms have natural light (except one of the rooms).
Located in the Palace, this room sleeps one or two guests and is furnished with one double bed or two single beds. Enjoy the view over the patio or the town.
Sleeping one or two guests, these rooms are furnished with a double bed or two single beds. They afford a view over the garden or the hotel patio.
Located in the New Wing, this suite features a spacious bedroom with a double bed and overlooks the garden.
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From the Highway A1 (Lisboa-Porto): Leave the A1 at the exit 11 (Condeixa/Lousa) and go in the direction of Condeixa. 3 km ahead, enter the IC3 in the direction of Penela/Tomar. Approximately 4 km ahead you will find the junction with the EN342 (Miranda do Corvo/Lousa). Follow it. 26km ahead you will arrive at Lousa. Once inside the town, always follow the signs "Centro" and Hotel". Passing the Matriz Church (immediately recognizable by its bell tower) on your left, go straight ahead 80 meters and you will find the entrance of the Hotel on your right.
From Coimbra: Look for the exit EN17 and go through that road for about 17 km. 20 km ahead, after the exit to Foz de Arouce/Casal do Ermio, go through the N236, following the signs indicating "Lousa". Once inside the town, always follow the signs "Centro" and Hotel". Passing the Matriz Church (immediately recognizable by its bell tower) on your left, go straight ahead 80 meters and you will find the entrance of the Hotel on your right.