The Hotel da Oliveira is within the historical Guimarães city center, a UNESCO World Heritage site. The Guimarães Castle, the city’s most iconic landmark is 500 feet away.

The air-conditioned rooms at the Hotel da Oliveira all feature a private bathroom with free toiletries and a hairdryer, flat-screen cable TV and tablet. The units also feature a mini-bar and some a balcony. All the rooms are individually decorated with themes regarding historical Guimarães personalities.

A rich breakfast buffet is served each morning in the hotel and can be taken in the room, upon request. Guests can dine in the property’s à la carte restaurant, which features a varied menu, including traditional Portuguese meals and international dishes.

In order to better get to know the surrounding area and the historical town, the 24-hour front desk has car rental and bicycle rental services available for guests. The hotel also has a library available, for guests to take a book and relax in the communal lounge.

This charm hotel is centrally located in Guimarães, the 2012 European Capital of Culture. The city center features a number of local shops, cafés, bars, museums and restaurants. The Guimarães Castle has a famed statue of D. Afonso Henriques, the first King of Portugal in its front grounds, a popular tourist attraction. The historical city of Braga is a 23-minute drive and features a lively city center and a famous Cathedral. The scenic Penha Mountain is 3.1 mi away.

The Porto International Airport is a 37-minute drive from the Hotel da Oliveira and the property provides a shuttle service, at an extra fee.

This is our guests' favorite part of Guimarães, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.7 for a two-person trip.

Hotel da Oliveira has been welcoming guests since Jul 15, 2013

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Located in the best-rated area in Guimarães, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.7

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

Breakfast Info

Continental, Buffet


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Sleeps Room Type Price
Max adults: 3. Max children: 2
Junior Suite
  • 2 twin beds and 1 futon bed
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Max adults: 4. Max children: 2
Deluxe Room
  • Bedroom 1: 2 twin beds and 1 sofa bed
  • Living room: 1 sofa bed
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Max adults: 3. Max children: 2
Standard Double Room
  • 2 twin beds and
  • 1 futon bed
  • 1 queen bed and
  • 1 futon bed
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Max adults: 2
Double Room with Romantic Package
  • 2 twin beds
  • 1 full bed
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  • How much is the transport from Porto Airport to the hotel?

    Dear Sirs. By Bus Guimarães-Oporto Airport directly in the company GetBus ( 50 minutes ) is 8.00 euros per person. Please see in the web page ( ) By taxi is about +-75.00 Euros. Best Regards Fernando

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    Answered on February 3, 2020
  • Do you accept United States COVID 19 vaccination card or pdf file from the pharmacy for proof of vaccination? Thank you, Fáriba

    We accept both covid vaccionation cards, PDF's, or imprinted certificates.

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    Answered on August 16, 2021
  • How much is a tea bag in the hotel? Some places have kettle and complimentary teas in the room. Thank you

    Thank you for your contact. Dear Sir / Madame The price of each tea is 2 € and in our Hotel is not an offer. We only offer a bottle of water during your stay. We are available for any further clarification. Greetings. Carla Costa reception

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Hotel surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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Located in the historic old town

Guimarães’ old town is known as the "birthplace of the nation," with amazing medieval squares and a 15th-century castle. Check out original pieces of the city walls and pass through gates like Porta Nova.

What's nearby
  • Salado Memorial
    0 miles
  • Ducal Palace
    0.2 miles
  • Dom Afonso Henriques Statue
    0.2 miles
  • Church of S. Miguel do Castelo
    0.3 miles
  • Guimaraes Art Platform
    0.3 miles
  • Guimarães Castle
    0.3 miles
  • Dom Afonso Henriques Stadium
    0.5 miles
  • Manta Festival
    0.5 miles
  • Guimarães Shopping
    0.6 miles
  • Guimarães Sports Pavilion
    0.9 miles
Top attractions
  • University of Minho - Braga Campus
    9.8 miles
  • Braga Se Cathedral
    10.2 miles
Natural Beauty
  • River Ave
    1.2 miles
  • Mountain Penha
    3.1 miles
  • Ocean/Sea Atlântico
    24.9 miles
  • Mountain Gerês
    24.9 miles
Closest Airports
  • Francisco Sá Carneiro Airport
    24.2 miles
  • Vigo Airport
    57.2 miles
How to get to Hotel da Oliveira from Francisco Sá Carneiro Airport
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1 Restaurant On Site

    HOOL Restaurante

    Food: Mediterranean, Portuguese, International, European

    Open for: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Amenities of Hotel da Oliveira
  • Terrace
  • Happy hour Additional charge
  • Bike tours Additional charge
  • Walking tours Additional charge
  • Library
Food & Drink
  • Fruit Additional charge
  • Bottle of water
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Kids' meals Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Public parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not needed) and costs EUR 5 per stay.
  • Accessible parking
  • Street parking
  • Secure parking
Front Desk Services
  • Concierge
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Indoor play area
  • Board games/Puzzles
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Safe
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Car rental
  • Packed lunches
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
  • Bathroom emergency cord
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Portuguese
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Sustainability initiatives

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House rules
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From 2:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


Until 12:00 PM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 4 and above are considered adults at this property.

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

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 3 years
Crib by request
4 - 11 years
Extra bed by request
€ 20 per child, per night
12+ years
Extra bed by request
€ 30 per person, per night

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The maximum number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check your selected room for the maximum capacity.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.

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The fine print

Please note that the hotel is located on a pedestrian street and the car parking is 400 feet from the hotel, next to the Guimarães City Hall, in the Condessa Mumadona Square. Please inform security that you are accommodated at the Hotel da Oliveira.

Please note that traffic may be conditioned and there may be noise disturbances in the following dates:
- First Monday of August, Gualterianas Parties - Traffic is conditioned from 20:00 until 01:00.
- November 29, Pinheiro - Students traditional Festival - High probability of noise disturbances during the night.

Please note that drinks are not included in lunch and dinner prices.

When booking 6 rooms or more, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

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

Please inform Hotel da Oliveira of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

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

License number: 4293