Resembling a castle and perched on a cliff above Carvoeiro Beach, Castelo Guest House offers panoramic views of the Atlantic Ocean and Carvoeiro fishing village, located a 2-3 minute walk.

All rooms include air conditioning, cable TV and free access to wired and wireless Internet. All include a private bathroom with shower. Some rooms offer breath-taking views of the sea.

Room service is available and guests will find a variety of restaurants within 350 yards. Carvoeiro’s bars and shops are within walking distance.

For guests wishing to practice their swing, Vale da Pinta Golf Course is located within a 10-minute drive. Zoo Marine Park is less than 12.4 miles away and offers entertainment for all guests.

Castelo Guest House provides a shuttle service to Faro International Airport, located a 40-minute drive. Estombar-Lagoa Train Station is 4.3 miles away and Via do Infante, offering motorway access to the whole Algarve, is 3.1 miles away.

This is our guests' favourite part of Carvoeiro, according to independent reviews.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.8 for a two-person trip.

Castelo Guest House has been welcoming guests since 17 May 2013.

Property highlights

Situated in the best rated area in Carvoeiro, this property has an excellent location score of 9.8

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast info


FREE parking!


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Room type
1 large double bed
2 single beds
1 large double bed
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Travel Sustainable property
Travel Sustainable property
This property is part of the Travel Sustainable programme, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.
Guests need to meet one or more requirements to stay in this property: proof of full Coronavirus (Covid-19) vaccination, a recent valid negative Coronavirus PCR test, or recent proof of Coronavirus recovery.
Closest beaches
  • Carvoeiro Beach

    Carvoeiro Beach

    8.3 Very good beach
    20 yards from property
  • Paradise Beach

    Paradise Beach

    8.4 Very good beach
    250 yards from property
  • Praia dos Três Castelos

    8.7 Fabulous beach
    850 yards from property
  • Praia do Vale Covo

    8.3 Very good beach
    1,250 yards from property
  • Vale Centeanes Beach

    Vale Centeanes Beach

    8.5 Very good beach
    1,650 yards from property
  • Praia da Grilheria

    8.6 Fabulous beach
    1.6 miles from property
  • Vale Espinhaço Beach

    8.8 Fabulous beach
    1.9 miles from property
  • Praia do Mato

    8.5 Very good beach
    1.9 miles from property
Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few days
  • Can you cook in the kitchen
    Dear Guest, All of our rooms have their own small fridge. Some of our rooms are equipped with a kitchenette, which include: a microwave, a toaster, a..
    Answered on 13 October 2019
  • Hi there pets permitted
    Hello, If you are travelling with your best friend, please know that well behaved pets are always welcome at “O Castelo” Guest House. Nevertheless, pe..
    Answered on 2 December 2020
  • Hello, do your rooms with balcony and sea view have sunloungers. Thanks
    Hello, Rooms with balcony always have chairs, table and one or two sun loungers. If you plan to spend a great part of your day on the sun loungers, th..
    Answered on 31 August 2020
  • Hello, we are considering the the room with a balcony from 29th April-3rd May. Is this available as a double bed please?
    Dear guest, thank you for your preference. For the requested dates we have availability for a double room with an amazing sea view and balcony! Best..
    Answered on 12 March 2023
  • Hi do any of the street view rooms have a balcony or terrace that we can sit comfortably on ? Thanks
    Hello, thank you for your interest in staying at O Castelo. Our street view rooms don´t have balcony or terrace, you can book a room with sea view and..
    Answered on 19 February 2021
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Host Information

Company review score: 9.7Based on 799 reviews from 1 property
1 managed property

Property information

This historic property has been in the same family for generations. Its turrets and crenellations give O Castelo the appearance of an old Castle. The Castelo Guest House has 12 bedrooms, all with private bathrooms. The majority also have a private terrace with a breathtaking sea and beach view. All rooms have cable TV, free access to Internet and daily cleaning. Here you will find a peaceful atmosphere and great hospitality, inviting you to rest and fall asleep, cradled by the sound of the ocean. Unforgettable!

Languages spoken

Property surroundings *
Quality rating rated the quality of this property as 4 out of 5 based on factors such as facilities, size, location and services provided.
Facilities of Castelo Guest House
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bath or shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linen
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Beachfront
  • Sun terrace
  • Terrace
  • Coffee machine
  • Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may be applicable.
  • Beach
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruits
    Additional charge
  • Wine/champagne
    Additional charge
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free public parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation is not possible).
  • Street parking
  • Shuttle service
    Additional charge
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Concierge service
  • Luggage storage
  • Ironing service
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
  • Airport shuttle
    Additional charge
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Carbon monoxide detector
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Family rooms
  • Ironing facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Sun umbrellas
  • Sun loungers or beach chairs
Languages spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Portuguese

House rules

Castelo Guest House takes special requests - add in the next step!


15:00 - 20:00

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in


Until 11:00 hours


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Cot upon request
3 years
Cot upon request
Extra bed upon request
€ 25 per child, per night
4+ years
Extra bed upon request
€ 25 per person, per night

Prices for cots and extra beds are not included in the total price, and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds and cots allowed is dependent on the option you choose. Please check your selected option for more information.

All cots and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in

Mastercard Visa Castelo Guest House accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Smoking is not allowed.


Parties/events are not allowed


Pets are allowed on request. Charges may be applicable.

The fine print

Please note that a deposit of 50% of the total amount will be charged on the day of booking. This payment is made by bank transfer, Paypal or credit card through Paypal. Please note that payments through Paypal and credit card carry an extra fee.

Late check in only available upon request. A late check in fee will be charged.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimise transmission of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary and other relevant information, during dates where such guidelines exist.

In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food & beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to help protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

Please inform Castelo Guest House in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

This property will not accommodate hen, stag or similar parties.

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Guests need to meet one or more requirements to stay in this property: proof of full Coronavirus (Covid-19) vaccination, a recent valid negative Coronavirus PCR test, or recent proof of Coronavirus recovery.

License number: 90378/AL

FAQs about Castelo Guest House

  • Room options at Castelo Guest House include:

    • Double
    • Twin
    • Suite
    • Twin/Double

  • Check-in at Castelo Guest House is from 15:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

  • Guests staying at Castelo Guest House can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.6).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Buffet

  • Castelo Guest House offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Beachfront
    • Beach

  • The nearest beach is just 150 yards from Castelo Guest House.

  • Castelo Guest House is 350 yards from the centre of Carvoeiro.

  • The prices at Castelo Guest House may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.