• City view
  • Pet friendly
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Balcony
  • Free parking
  • Bathtub
  • Air conditioning
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping

Hotel Meliá Castelo Branco is located on a hilltop, offering panoramic views of Castelo Branco. It features a health club with an indoor pool, sauna and Turkish bath. The air-conditioned rooms have balconies. The Meliá Castelo Branco's rooms are spacious and have modern furnishings. They come equipped with a mini-bar and a flat-screen TV with satellite channels. The private bathrooms include free toiletries and a hairdryer. The Cozinha do Castelo restaurant offers a buffet breakfast with fresh fruit and pastries. The restaurant also serves a daily lunch and dinner buffet and Portuguese and international specialties are served à la carte. The hotel features a fully equipped gym, 3 tennis courts and 2 squash courts. Guests can relax in the spa bath or take advantage of the indoor swimming pool. Well lit meeting rooms and air-conditioned business facilities are also available. Private outdoor parking is available on site, along with a charging station for electrical vehicles. Hotel Meliá Castelo Branco is located 1.2 mi from public transportation links and is less than 3.1 mi from Geopark Naturtejo.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.9 for a two-person trip.

Meliá Castelo Branco has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Dec 14, 2009
Hotel chain/brand:
Meliá Hotels & Resorts

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.9)

Breakfast Info


Free private parking available at the hotel

Loyal Customers

There are more repeat guests here than most other properties.


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Room Type
2 twin beds
1 full bed
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Guest reviews


Value for money
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  • Andries
    Friendly staff, nice room and comfortable bed, perfect breakfast
  • Joao
    Great Spa and gym facilities. Fantastic breakfast.and friendly staff. Great city views and comfortable hotel areas.
  • Noy
    Service for internal pool was till 22.00. as well as the fitness room. Breakfast was great with many possibilities. Quick check in process.
  • Mary
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    It was a comfortable accommodation with a dining room and breakfast buffet. After 10 days of road travel, we appreciated the easy logistics planning of these conveniences.
  • Pat
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Meli hotel chain is consistently well managed and provides a quality stay from room to breakfast, bar and great restaurants.
  • Jose
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Modern, facility overlooking the town, complete with gym, pool and spa. plentiful parking spaces. Restaurant was comfortable, with attentive service and good food.
  • Mh
    we stopped just for a night, and it was the perfect place. Very clean, with wonderful staff.
  • Shano
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Elegant quiet incredible view wonderful Buffay breakfast was awesome. Our waitress was very nice hard worker. We enjoyed sitting on the terrace drinking wine and eating cheese very quiet and was very comfortable the bed was awesome
  • Diana
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Room was as we had requested, good size, clean and a wonderful view. Reception staff were so helpful. Parking was easy and convenient.
  • Penhadafranca
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Checking in, the room and the bar. Breakfast. Was satisfactory.

Property questions and answers
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  • Do I need a PCR test or Antigen test to stay here?

    Dear Guest Is required at check in, the presentation of a digital certificate or negative COVID test. Elisabete Carvalho Hotel Melia Castelo Branco
    Answered on 3 August 2021
  • Hello, does an Antigen rapid test (self testing) test count as one of your accepted covid tests?

    Good day It's not mandatory
    Answered on 23 October 2021
  • Could you please confirm the cost for a 6kg small dog per night, does the bathroom have a bath with shower over and what time does the restaurant clos..

    please contact the hotel
    Answered on 22 July 2022
  • hello, may I ask if and how much is fee for small breed dog? thank you Lucie

    Dear Guest, please contact the hotel. thank you
    Answered on 9 July 2022
  • Hi, do you offer cot hire for our 2 year old for the duration of our stay?

    Good morning. We inform that children are free up to 3 years old (1 chid per room)
    Answered on 18 January 2022

    yes, with a extra cost. please contact the hotel
    Answered on 27 January 2022
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Hotel area info *

1 Restaurant On Site

  • Restaurante Cozinha do Castelo
    • Cuisine
      Portuguese • Local • International
    • Open for
      Breakfast • Lunch • Dinner
    • Ambience
      Family-friendly • Traditional
    • Dietary options

Amenities of Meliá Castelo Branco
Great facilities! Review score, 9

Most popular amenities
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Room service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Balcony
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.
  • Kids' club
  • Tennis court
    Additional charge
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Radio
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Fruit
    Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Kids' meals
    Additional charge
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Minibar
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Street parking
  • Electric vehicle charging station
  • Accessible parking
Front Desk Services
  • Baggage storage
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ironing service
    Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Business center
    Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Safe
  • Pet bowls
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Wake-up service
  • Heating
  • Soundproof
  • Carpeted
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
Indoor swimming pool
  • Open all year
  • Turkish/Steam Bath
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
  • Massage
    Additional charge
  • Sauna
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Portuguese

Sustainability initiatives

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

House rules

Meliá Castelo Branco takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 3:00 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 over 2 are welcome.

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

2 years old
Extra bed upon request
Crib upon request
3 years old
Extra bed upon request
4 - 12 years
Extra bed upon request
€ 15 per child, per night
13+ years
Extra bed upon request
€ 30 per person, per night

Prices for cribs and extra beds aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.


When booking more than 9 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Maestro Mastercard Visa American Express Cash is not accepted Meliá Castelo Branco accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

All cots are subject to availability.

The payment of the complete stay may be requested by the hotel at check-in.

Please note that guests must wear swim caps if they wish to make use of the indoor pool.

The name on the credit card used for the booking should correspond to the guest staying at the property. For reservations made with a third party credit card, any previous charges will be reimbursed and the full payment will be requested upon check-in.

Please note that pets are allowed to a maximum of 2 pets per room and 15 kg total weight combined. A supplement of EUR 25 will be charged per pet, per night. A security deposit will be requested to cover eventual damages caused by the pet.

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: 62

FAQs about Meliá Castelo Branco

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Meliá Castelo Branco is 2,300 feet from the center of Castelo Branco. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Room options at Meliá Castelo Branco include:

    • Twin
    • Double

  • Yes, Meliá Castelo Branco is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • Meliá Castelo Branco has 1 restaurant:

    • Restaurante Cozinha do Castelo

  • Yes, there's a hot tub. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at Meliá Castelo Branco on this page.

  • Check-in at Meliá Castelo Branco is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

  • Meliá Castelo Branco offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
    • Sauna
    • Massage
    • Turkish/Steam Bath
    • Tennis court
    • Kids' club
    • Swimming pool

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

  • Guests staying at Meliá Castelo Branco can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.0).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental