Estrada do Guincho 2750-642 Cascais − Portugal
Member of Relais & Chateaux
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.
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.
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.
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.
(+351) 214 870 491 Fax: (+351) 214 870 431 email@example.com
Official website: http://www.fortalezadoguincho.pt
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.