A unique stay in the historical convent of chagas de cristo in Vila Viçosa

The Pousada Convento de Vila Viçosa, located in the region of Alto Alentejo, is located close to the historical centre of Vila Viçosa and is surrounded by beautiful gardens. Situated between Elvas, Borba and Redondo, Vila Viçosa is a quaint village, rich with history. The Pousada is located in the former Convent of the Chagas de Cristo, built on the orders of Jaime IV, Duke of Bragança, in the 16th century.

During your stay you can enjoy the outdoor swimming pool, have fun in the games room and relax in the drawing room that also has a piano. For your meals, we have a restaurant and a bar.

The rooms are decorated in warm colours and are equipped with television and free Wi-Fi. There are 11 themed rooms with decoration and elements unique to each one.
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Historic Hotel, Convent of the 16th century Vila Viçosa was the Royal Family's Vacation residence Next to the Royal Palace
  • The little ones don’t pay!


    Holidays for all the family!

    As children are welcome at Pousada Convento Vila Viçosa, we offer free accommodation for children up to 12 years old when they share heir parents’ room, up to a maximum of 2 children.

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  • Classic Room

    Room with balcony and terrace with panoramic view or view of Terreiro do Paço, with double bed or 2 single beds. Bathroom equipped with a shower and a hairdryer. This room type has air conditioning and free Wi-Fi. Sleeps up to 2 adults.
    -5% from £70 Night
    PPG Members £67 Night
  • Classic Family

    Room with double bed or 2 single beds featuring balcony and terrace with panoramic or garden view. Bathroom equipped with a shower and a hairdryer. This room type has air conditioning and free Wi-Fi. Sleeps up to 2 adults and 2 children.
    -5% from £74 Night
    PPG Members £71 Night
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  • Leisure & Services

    Stays made to mesure

    Enjoy the private areas that you will find: the refreshing pool and the cool of the game rooms are perfect for hot days. The old classroom that became the piano room or even the old kitchen that is now a pleasant living room provide comfort while you read, whether it's winter or summer.
  • Dining

    Royal approval

    Thanks to its privileged connections with the House of Bragança, Pousada Vila Viçosa hosts an annual lunch for the Portuguese royal family. But here any untitled guest gets the same attention as the most illustrious royal heir. This Pousada's restaurant, which is located in the old canteen of the convent, features completely
  • Meetings & Events

    Stays made to mesure

    Like all other Pousadas, the Pousada Historic Hotel of Vila Viçosa is fully equipped and customizable to hold private events: you can throw a private dinner party on the "pomegranate tree courtyard", whose pond and small fountain make it

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