Pousada de Nossa Sra. da Oliveira - Guimarães, Portugal
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member razalas
N 41° 26.575 W 008° 17.560
29T E 559087 N 4588168
Quick Description: This Pousada Nossa Senhora de Oliveira is a former manor house converted into a hotel. It is in the medieval historic centre of Guimaraes in Portugal.
Location: Braga, Portugal
Date Posted: 12/12/2010 5:56:12 AM
Waymark Code: WMAA8J
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member NFreitas
Views: 7

Long Description:
[PT]É um hotel de charme situado em pleno centro histórico medieval de Guimarães (classificado como Património da Humanidade, pela UNESCO), cidade "Berço da Nacionalidade Portuguesa". A Pousada de Nossa Senhora da Oliveira forma parte da alma viva da cidade, ajudando-a a projectar-se através das suas tradições seculares.
Pernoitar na Pousada, e desde aí percorrer a pé as estreitas ruelas que conduzem a Castelo de D. Afonso Henriques e ao Palácio Ducal, observando os belos detalhes que encontramos a cada passo, é descobrir a História de Portugal.

[ENG]It is a charming hotel located in the medieval center of Guimarães (classified as World Heritage by UNESCO), the city "the cradle of Portuguese nationality." Pousada Nossa Senhora da Oliveira is part of the living soul of the city, helping to project itself through its secular traditions.
Staying at the Inn, and since then a stroll through the narrow lanes leading to Castle D. Afonso Henriques and the Ducal Palace, watching the beautiful details that we encounter at every step, is to discover the history of Portugal.
Name of the Hotel: Pousada de Nossa Sra. da Oliveira

Largo da Oliveira, 4810 Guimarães‎

Number of Rooms: 16

Height in floors: 2

Hotel since: 1/1/1900

Date Building was built: 1/1/1900

First use of building:
Former manor house.

Historic Hotel (Historic Building, National Monument or similar): yes

Urban Hotel (located in a village or town): yes

Mountains Nearby (less than 25 Kms / 15 Mil): yes

Beachs Nearby (less than 25 Kms / 15 Mil): no

Historic Place nearby (Unesco or National monument/site less than 25 Kms / 15 Mil): yes

Major Pilgrimage Place Nearby (less than 25 Kms / 15 Mil. Consider any religion).: no

Hotel website (if available): [Web Link]

Hotel Rating: Not listed

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