Pousada Palácio Estoi, Small Luxury Hotel
“palace hotel” in the Algarve, and part of the select club of
Small Luxury Hotels of the World, is now revealed in all its splendour, providing a unique experience in the south of the Portugal.
Characterised by the
rich and decorative architecture resulting from the restoration of a 19th century palace, while preserving its original features, the Pousada Palácio de Estoi has 63 rooms, French-style gardens, an outdoor swimming pool with a view of the sea and the mountains, as well as all the amenities of the 21st century.
The Reception area is located in the
old Chapel, which, with its Luís XV style, is dedicated to the Sagrada Família. In collaboration with the Faro Municipal Museum, the old reception area will now host a new space for exhibitions forming part of a museum collection dedicated to the history of the region and its various :
Roman, Islamic and classic influences.
The mix of
Neoclassical, Neorococó and Art Nouveau styles continues to be visible in every corner of this Pousada, including its salons, which now feature more classic furniture, a new colour palette that harmonises with the frescoes and two distinct languages in the two restaurant areas, serving lunch and dinner in a variety of themes, in addition to a new outdoor deck.
The rooms are comfortable and feature minimalist and modern furniture as well as plenty of natural light. The indoor gardens are spread throughout the hallways and create a comfortable and almost intimate atmosphere.
RESTAURANTS AND SERVICES
Named a monument in Portugal, the palace has been completely restored with a new wing designed by the renowned Portuguese architect Gonçalo Byrne.
In the summer, enjoy the outdoor swimming pool with a view of the sea and the mountains.
The Palácio de Estoi offers common areas on the 3rd floor, as well as original palace halls, recently restored. The Visconde restaurant with contemporary and local cuisine, is located in the old palace kitchen.
LOCATION AND DESTINATION
Estoi is located alongside the Serra do Barrocal, between the coast and mountains, where the temperature is more pleasant. In this village, you will surely be well taken care of and will return home with unforgettable culinary memories. Don't forget to visit the Milreu Roman ruins and the archaeological site.
It is located 12 km from Faro International Airport and 18 km from Faro's beaches (Ilha Deserta, Ilha do Farol and Culatra) as well as 29 km from Quinta do Lago beach.
The Pousada Palácio Estoi - Small Luxury Hotel is a Monument Hotel in Estoi with 63 rooms, 38 superior rooms and 3 suites.