Get the celebrity treatment with world-class service at Palace Hotel do Bussaco

Set in the Bussaco National Forest, this 5-star hotel is housed in the hunting palace of the last Portuguese kings. Its elegant restaurant offers a range of exclusive Bussaco wines. Classic French cuisine and traditional Portuguese dishes are served Palace Hotel do Bussaco’s restaurant. It is decorated with paintings by João Vaz, Moresque ceilings and exotic-wood floors. Guests can try a glass of rare Port vintage at the bar. The individually decorated rooms have a classic décor and a satellite TV for a modern twist. They all include period furniture, ranging from 18-century to Art-Nouveau pieces, and some rooms overlooks the hotel’s extensive gardens. Palace Hotel do Bussaco is an excellent example of Manueline-Gothic architecture. Its richly decorated corridors feature antique furnishings, large paintings and traditional Portuguese glazed tiles. Located in the heart of the Serra do Bussaco, Palace Hotel do Bussaco is about 29 km from Coimbra.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.4 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.3)

Free parking available at the hotel


Availability

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Room type
Number of guests
 
2 single beds
or
1 double bed
2 single beds
or
1 double bed
1 large double bed
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Guest reviews

Categories:

Staff
9.0
Facilities
7.6
Cleanliness
8.3
Comfort
8.1
Value for money
7.5
Location
9.3
Free WiFi
4.8
Low score for Luso
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Carlos
    Portugal Portugal
    Sleeping in a beautifull Palace is a unbelivable experience.
  • Victor
    Belgium Belgium
    5 stars Hotel with a 5 star Restaurant. Very, very good experience, in a building full of history. The building is amazing surrounded by kilometers and kilometers of forest and a monestary. You sleep in one century of history. The restaurant...
  • Paul
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    Absolutely beautiful period hotel, within grounds. Stunning. Worth staying just to walk around after everyone leaves. Excellent hotel restaurant (with prices to match!). Lovely lounge/bar area to relax in before dinner. Just be aware, WiFi is...

Hotel surroundings

Restaurants
1 restaurant on site

  • Restaurante Mesa Real
    • Cuisine
      Portuguese
    • Open for
      Lunch • Dinner
    • Ambiance
      Family friendly • Traditional • Romantic

Facilities of Palace Hotel do Bussaco

Most popular facilities
  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
  • Bar
Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
  • Bath
Outdoors
  • Sun terrace
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Activities
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
Media & Technology
  • Satellite channels
  • Radio
  • Telephone
Food & Drink
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
Internet
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free public parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
    Reception services
    • Concierge service
    • Luggage storage
    • 24-hour front desk
    Entertainment and family services
    • Babysitting/child services
      Additional charge
    Cleaning services
    • Ironing service
      Additional charge
    • Laundry
      Additional charge
    Business facilities
    • Fax/photocopying
      Additional charge
    • Meeting/banquet facilities
      Additional charge
    Safety & security
    • Safety deposit box
    General
    • Non-smoking throughout
    • Heating
    • Car hire
    • Chapel/shrine
    • Lift
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Room service
    Languages spoken
    • English
    • Spanish
    • French
    • Portuguese

    House rules

    Palace Hotel do Bussaco takes special requests - add in the next step!

    Check-in

    From 15:00 to 00:00

    Check-out

    From 07:30 to 12:00

     

    Cancellation/
    prepayment

    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
    Free

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

    There are no extra beds available at this property.

    All cots are subject to availability.

    No age restriction

    There is no age requirement for check-in

    Pets

    Pets are not allowed.

    Groups

    When booking more than 4 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

    Maestro Mastercard Visa Discover JCB Diners Club Carte Bleue American Express Cash Palace Hotel do Bussaco accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

    The fine print
    Need-to-know information for guests at this property

    Please note that when booking more than 4 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

    Please present the credit card used to secure your reservation when you check in at the property.

    If you are paying with a credit card from another holder, please provide the hotel with the following documents before arrival:

    - Letter of authorization with the cardholder's signature;

    - Photocopy of the credit card of the holder (front and back of the card with the signature of the holder).

    Please note that the hotel may contact the cardholder to verify the information provided.

    Please inform Palace Hotel do Bussaco 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.

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

    License number: 565

    FAQs about Palace Hotel do Bussaco

    • Check-in at Palace Hotel do Bussaco is from 15:00, and check-out is until 12:00.

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

    • Palace Hotel do Bussaco offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

      • Cycling
      • Hiking

    • Palace Hotel do Bussaco is 0.8 miles from the centre of Luso. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

    • Palace Hotel do Bussaco has 1 restaurant:

      • Restaurante Mesa Real

    • Room options at Palace Hotel do Bussaco include:

      • Twin/Double
      • Double
      • Suite