The Pousada da Serra da Estrela is located inside the Parque Natural da Serra da Estrela, in Covilhã. The breathtaking views are of snowcapped mountains or the greenery of continental Portugal's highest mountains at an altitude of 1,993 m.
Inside the building, the walls are pristine white, the ceilings are high and the traditional tiles are original and have been restored. You will also see fabulous old iron-and-wood elevators. Visit this work of the renowned architect Souto Moura, who restored the main structure of the old Serra da Estrela sanctuary.
At the Pousada, you will find a Spa with a sauna, Turkish bath and heated indoor swimming pool. In summer, you can enjoy the outdoor swimming pool and take a stroll through the gardens. The Pousada offers free parking, a restaurant and a bar, a game room and a Kids Club.
The rooms each have a flat-screen TV and Wi-Fi, all with elegant decor.
For larger families there are connecting rooms that can accommodate up to 8 guests and come with a sofa bed.
RESTAURANTS AND SERVICES
In summer, take a stroll through the Pousada's magnificent gardens where you will find the outdoor swimming pool. If you prefer something more relaxing, schedule a Magic Spa treatment. Try the best that the Serra da Estrela has to offer at the Pousada's restaurant and discover the region's traditional flavours.
If you enjoy snow sports, our reception is available 24 hours to provide you with information.
LOCATION AND DESTINATION
Visit one of the Portugal's most historic villages, monuments, castles and museums located close to the Pousada and enjoy the dazzling other-worldly scenery. It can be the perfect refuge from your routine or a holiday full of serenity surrounded by the natural mountain atmosphere.
During the summer, the snowy hillsides make way for lush greenery and bright scenery, creating a new destination for you to (re)discover. Visit the magnificent vista points, waterfalls, riverside beaches and sanctuaries.
It is located 14.5 km from a ski resort and 15 km from the A23 motorway. The Lisbon International Airport is 279 km away. The Pousada da Serra da Estrela is a Historic Hotel with 92 rooms.