Occupying a hilltop overlooking the UNESCO-listed center of Guimarães, Fundador provides modern rooms with direct access to garage parking and free Wi-Fi, right by the town’s railway station.

Panoramic views of Guimarães can be admired from Fundador’s rooms with large windows. Some have wooden floors, others rooms are carpeted. Each is conveniently equipped with an LCD satellite TV, safe box and mini-bar. The bathrooms include a bathtub and nonsmoking rooms are available.

The bar on the top-floor serves Portuguese wines and local spirits. Each morning it serves a buffet breakfast, which can also be delivered to the rooms. Traditional Minho food is served at several nearby restaurants.

The multilingual staff of the hotel can assist guests with planning trips into Hotel Fundador’s surroundings, such as to Guimarães Castle. The town center is a 10-minute walk from the hotel.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.8 for a two-person trip.

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Breakfast Info

Buffet

FREE parking!

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Sleeps Room Type Price
Max adults: 2
Double Room
  • 1 full bed
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Max adults: 2
Twin Room
  • 2 twin beds
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Max adults: 3
Triple Room
  • 1 twin bed and
  • 1 full bed
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Max adults: 4
Quadruple Room
  • 4 twin beds
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Max adults: 2. Max children: 2
Family Room
  • 2 twin beds and
  • 1 full bed
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Max adults: 2
Suite
  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen bed
  • Living room: 1 sofa bed
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Hotel surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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What's nearby
  • Manta Festival
    0.1 miles
  • Guimarães Shopping
    0.5 miles
  • Salado Memorial
    0.5 miles
  • Guimaraes Art Platform
    0.5 miles
  • Guimarães Sports Pavilion
    0.5 miles
  • Dom Afonso Henriques Stadium
    0.7 miles
  • Ducal Palace
    0.8 miles
  • Dom Afonso Henriques Statue
    0.8 miles
  • Church of S. Miguel do Castelo
    0.8 miles
  • Guimarães Castle
    0.9 miles
Top attractions
  • University of Minho - Braga Campus
    10.1 miles
  • Braga Se Cathedral
    10.4 miles
Closest Airports
  • Francisco Sá Carneiro Airport
    23.8 miles
  • Vigo Airport
    57.6 miles
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Amenities of Hotel Fundador
Food & Drink
  • Fruit
  • Bottle of water Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free public parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not possible).
  • Accessible parking
  • Parking garage
Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
  • Business center
  • 24-hour front desk
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Safe
General
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
Accessibility
  • Bathroom emergency cord
  • Toilet with grab rails
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Portuguese
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Sustainability initiatives

This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

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Check-in

From 2:00 PM

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

Check-out

Until 12:00 PM

Cancellation/
prepayment

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 3 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

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa Diners Club American Express Hotel Fundador accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that the total costs of the reservation must be paid in advance at check-in.

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

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

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

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

Please inform Hotel Fundador 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: 857

FAQs about Hotel Fundador

  • Guests staying at Hotel Fundador can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.0).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Buffet

  • Check-in at Hotel Fundador is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

  • Hotel Fundador offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Room options at Hotel Fundador include:

      • Double
      • Twin
      • Triple
      • Quad
      • Suite

    • The prices at Hotel Fundador may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

    • The following parking options are available to guests staying at Hotel Fundador (subject to availability):

      • Parking
      • Parking garage
      • Accessible parking
      • Free parking

    • Hotel Fundador is 2,150 feet from the center of Guimarães.