Viseu, the Garden City with its green parks and centuries old trees, is a welcoming, romantic city endowed with a very rich historic heritage, which includes the Pousada de Viseu. Built in the former Hospital de São Teotónio, dating from
1842 and completely rebuilt and adapted by architect Gonçalo Byrne in 2009, the Pousada,with views of the historic part of the city, isan important landmark in the most peaceful city centre in Portugal.
During your stay, you can enjoy the spa, where you can schedule massages and treatments or use the fantastic outdoor pool.
The Pousada also offers a restaurant, a bar, a very unique wine room, a cigar lounge and conference rooms. The rooms are spacious with balconies featuring great views.
All the rooms have a
minimalist and contemporary décor, and from the special suites you can admire the incredible three statues that embellish the entrance to the majestic and imposing building, representing Faith, Hope and Charity.
SERVICES AND RESTAURANTS
During your stay at Pousada de Viseu, spend some time in our
outdoor swimming pool or opt for something more relaxing, like the
SPA, where you can enjoy a fantastic
Magic Spa massage.
Feast on local fare at the
Viriato restaurant and enjoy a fantastic
dinner with wine. However, if you prefer something more intimate, you can book the
Pousada’s Main Hall or Salão Nobre. The Mestre Grão Vasco Cloister, at the heart of the Pousada, is one of its highlights, now transformed into a
The space once occupied by the ancient pharmacy now houses the
cigar lounge, a place where all the pleasures of the best spirits await you. If you’re a wine fan, visit the
Dom Duarte room, where you can appreciate renowned
wines from this expanding wine region. To hold
events or meetings, the Pousada offers various multi-use rooms with a
capacity for 400 people. The Pousada also has
free on-site parking.
LOCATION AND DESTINATION
Viseu has numerous places of interest surrounding it, including the lush green
Parque Florestal de Fontelo, (Park), the
Cava de Viriato (Fort), the
Roman ruins, the
Grão Vasco National Renaissance Painting Museum, the
Sé treasure and the
Casa-Museu de Almeida Moreira (Museum-House), which tells the story of this historic city.
The closest airport is
Porto International Airport, 138 km from the pousada. About 10 km from the centre of the city is the
Viseu (Gonçalves Lobato) Aerodrome with daily flights operated by AEROVIP on a roundtrip including Bragança - Vila Real – Viseu – Cascais – Portimão.
The Pousada de Viseu is a Historic Hotel with 84 rooms. Of these, 20 are suites, 3 of them special.