$94 Avg/night
Rate and special offer based on Check-in: Jul 20, 2015 Check-out: Jul 23, 2015

Pousada Convento de Vila Vicosa

4 stars
View map of Convento das Chagas - Terreiro do Paco, Vila Vicosa, 7160-251

Hotel Overview

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In the old royal convent of the Chagas de Cristo (Christs Wounds)
The Pousada de Vila Vicosa, opened in 1996, is installed in the historical centre of this Alentejo city.

The Pousada is found in the old Convento Real das Chagas de Cristo (The Royal Convent of Stigmas of Christ) ordered built by D. Jaime, the forth Duke of Braganca in the sixteenth century.

D. Jaime ordered the building of this religious house to serve as Pantheon for the Ladies of the House and to welcome his daughters from his second marriage who could not decently marry.

Through the years some legends became associated with the Pousada.

Ever since the mythical presence of the last mother superior, who still watches over by the convent, the attempt to build a direct passage to the Paco Ducal, which lies next to the Pousada.

It is believed that the frescoes of the building were written by Cecilia of the Holy Spirit, poet and painter, who worked in the convent until the date of her death in 1723.

Staying at the Pousada de Vila Vicosa is a trip to the furthest reaches of fantasies, we guarantee extraordinary experiences.

With its themed rooms, staying in this hotel is like sleeping in a museum, where for a moment we are actors in this imaginary world.

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Pousada Convento de Vila Vicosa Rooms

Besides the 32 standard rooms and the 2 suites with double beds, the Pousada de Vila Vicosa has 3 suites with two beds and 2 luxury twin rooms.

The themed rooms of the Pousada give you a unique experience. In the Professors room, Quarto do Professor, you will find an old turn wheel used to pass correspondence and goods. This room was the old reception room and the only place where men were allowed in the convent.
The rooms have:
Air conditioning
Smoke Alarm
Mini Bar
Telephone with direct external line
Cable TV
Voltage 220 Volts


  • WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Outdoor pool
  • No smoking rooms/facilities
No smoking rooms/facilities
Outdoor pool
Room service
Business center
Laundry service
In-Room Safe
Free parking
Public areas wheelchair accessible for disabled

Hotel Policies

3:00 PM
12:00 PM

Terms and conditions

Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use. All information has been provided by this hotel and not by Orbitz

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