“An elegant 17th century fortress converted hotel with old world charm and ambiance with a Michelin-star restaurant offering excellent Portuguese cuisine with a twist.”
Hotel Fortaleza do Guincho is a member of the prestigious Relais & Chateau, located on the edge of the Atlantic Ocean very close to Cabo de Roca, Europe’s westernmost point and the beautiful sandy beach of Guincho. Originally built in 1642 as a defence fortress, then converted to a hotel maintaining the old-world charm and the ambiance throughout. Hotel is a convenient 30 min drive away from the capital city Lisbon and a short drive into the fishing village Cascais famous for its beautiful golden beaches, a place also attracting many surfers around the world.
The bar and the terrace of Fortaleza do Guincho is the perfect place for a relaxing time for an informal lunch or dinner with excellent choice of food if you prefer not to dine in the one Michelin Star renowned a la carte restaurant with amazing flavours influenced by the sea and the seasonal local products. The terrace is open till later at night and provides a perfect place for chilling out and enjoying the sounds of the ocean any time of the day. In winter, the cosy " Sala das Damas " or library lounge with views of the Atlantic Ocean provide a perfect setting for your indulgence. The Five o' clock tea with homemade cakes, scones and some other delicious sweets is something no to be missed.
The bar is open daily from 10 a.m. to midnight.
All prices are ‘from prices’ and can fluctuate during each month. All prices are subject to change/amendment. Prices are stated as per person, per week, based on the standard occupancy of the room/villa/apartment. Prices are inclusive of car hire or transfers, as well as an estimate of flight costs, all covered by our ATOL protection. Flight prices can vary significantly by date and departure airport, so please contact us for your own personalised quote.
Whilst weekly prices are shown, our holidays are tailor made and individual nights can be booked at many of our properties. Please call us or use the Enquire Now form for our latest prices & availability.
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- Hotel can also arrange wine tasting, kite & surf lessons as well as gold and other watersports or activities at a charge.