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Overview of Hotel Fortaleza do Guincho Relais & Châteaux

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Beach nearby, white sand, beach towels, surfing
Beach nearby, white sand, beach towels, surfing
Beach nearby, white sand, beach towels, surfing
Minibar, in-room safe, desk, laptop workspace

Hotel Fortaleza do Guincho Relais & Châteaux

5 out of 5

4.5/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Pet-friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Business services

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays

Explore the area

    Popular LocationGuincho Beach3 min walk
    Popular LocationSintra National Palace34 min drive
    AirportLisbon (LIS-Humberto Delgado)36 min drive
    Popular LocationMagoito Beach44 min drive

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Standard Single Room, Beach View

5/5 guest room rating
  • 215 sq ft
  • Beach view
  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 Double Bed and 2 Single Beds

Superior Double or Twin Room, Sea View

4.6/5 guest room rating
  • 291 sq ft
  • Sea view
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Queen Bed OR 2 Single Beds

Standard Double or Twin Room, Beach View

4.9/5 guest room rating
  • 215 sq ft
  • Beach view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed OR 2 Single Beds

Superior Single Room, Sea View

No guest room rating
  • 291 sq ft
  • Sea view
  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 Queen Bed OR 2 Single Beds

Junior Double Room, Balcony, Ocean View

5/5 guest room rating
  • 377 sq ft
  • Ocean view
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 King Bed

About this area

Praia do Guincho

Located in Cascais, Hotel Fortaleza do Guincho Relais & Châteaux is in the historical district and on the waterfront. Moorish Castle and Quinta da Regaleira are notable landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Guincho Beach and Boca do Inferno. Travelling with kids? Consider Museum of the Sea, or check out an event or a game at Manuel Possolo Hippodrome. Waterskiing and parasailing offer great chances to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with hiking/biking trails and mountain biking nearby.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Cresmina Beach - 2 min walk
  • Guincho Beach - 3 min walk
  • Boca do Inferno - 15 min drive
  • Sintra National Palace - 34 min drive
  • Magoito Beach - 44 min drive

Getting around

  • Carcavelos Station - 14 min drive
  • Lisbon (LIS-Humberto Delgado) - 36 min drive

Restaurants

  • Fortaleza do Guincho — 1 min walk
  • Spot Fortaleza do Guincho — 1 min walk
  • Panorama - 5 min walk
  • Porto Santa Maria - 6 min walk
  • O Faroleiro - 9 min walk

About this property

Hotel Fortaleza do Guincho Relais & Châteaux

5-star hotel near the beach
At Hotel Fortaleza do Guincho Relais & Châteaux, spend the day playing on the nearby beach then return to dine at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants. All 27 rooms feature thoughtful touches such as bathrobes and slippers, plus complimentary wireless Internet access and TVs with cable channels. 24-hour room service, minibars and free newspapers are among the other amenities available to guests.
Hotel Fortaleza do Guincho Relais & Châteaux offers 27 forms of accommodation with minibars and a safe. Televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include a bath, bathrobes, slippers and complimentary toiletries.

This Cascais hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and complimentary newspapers. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottles of water and a hairdryer. In-room massages and an iron/ironing board can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include complimentary bicycles.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Awards and affiliations

The property is a member of Relais & Chateaux.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the regional cleaning and disinfection practices of Clean & Safe (Portugal)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks available
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • On-site parking available only on request
  • 24-hour return airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Limo/town car service

Food and drink

  • Free buffet breakfast available daily 7:30 AM–10:30 AM
  • 2 restaurants
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • 18 holes of golf
  • Access to nearby indoor pool
  • Access to nearby outdoor pool
  • Free bike hire
  • Hiking/biking trails
  • Surfing/boogie boarding

Family friendly

  • Access to nearby indoor pool
  • Access to nearby outdoor pool
  • Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities

Conveniences

  • Banquet hall
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe
  • Library
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Business services

  • 24-hour business centre
  • Computer station
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference space (2153 square feet)

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Doorbell and phone notification
  • Handrails in stairwells
  • Lever door handles

More

  • Beach towels
  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Blackout drapes/curtains

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Bathtub
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer

Entertainment

  • TV channels
  • TV

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water
  • Minibar

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free newspapers
  • In-room massage
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Safe
  • Slippers
  • Turndown service

Similar properties

The average per-night price is based on the lowest price found within the past 24 hours for the next 30 nights. All prices include taxes and fees and are based on a 1-night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - anytime
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of EUR 35 per pet, per day
Dogs and cats only
1 per room (up to 33 lbs/15.00 kg)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! One child 12 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding

Payment types at the property

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 2.00 per person, per night, up to 7 nights. This tax does not apply to children under 13 years of age.

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: EUR 75.00 per vehicle (one way)
  • Pet fee: EUR 35 per pet, per day
  • Service animals are exempt from fees

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve on-site parking
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details 72 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Reservations are required for golf tee times; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
One child 12 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Fortaleza Guincho
Fortaleza Guincho Cascais
Fortaleza Guincho Hotel
Fortaleza Guincho Hotel Cascais
Guincho
Guincho Fortaleza
Fortaleza Do Guincho Cascais
Fortaleza Do Guincho Hotel Cascais
Hotel Fortaleza do Guincho Relais & Châteaux Hotel
Hotel Fortaleza do Guincho Relais & Châteaux Cascais
Hotel Fortaleza do Guincho Relais & Châteaux Hotel Cascais

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Hotel Fortaleza do Guincho Relais & Châteaux and receive a full refund?
Yes, Hotel Fortaleza do Guincho Relais & Châteaux offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Hotel Fortaleza do Guincho Relais & Châteaux cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Hotel Fortaleza do Guincho Relais & Châteaux?
As of 13 Apr 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Hotel Fortaleza do Guincho Relais & Châteaux on 9 May 2021 start from £168, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Does Hotel Fortaleza do Guincho Relais & Châteaux have a pool?
Yes, this property has outdoor pool access.
Is Hotel Fortaleza do Guincho Relais & Châteaux pet-friendly?
Yes, this hotel allows cats and dogs (limit 1 per room) with a maximum weight of up to 15.00 kg per pet. There's a fee of EUR 35 per pet, per day. Service animals are exempt from fees.
What time is check-in at Hotel Fortaleza do Guincho Relais & Châteaux?
Check-in is from 3:00 PM - anytime.
What time is check-out at Hotel Fortaleza do Guincho Relais & Châteaux?
Checkout is at noon.
Does Hotel Fortaleza do Guincho Relais & Châteaux provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle. A fee of EUR 75.00 per vehicle applies.
Where is Hotel Fortaleza do Guincho Relais & Châteaux located?
Offering direct access to the beach, this Cascais hotel is next to a golf course, 0.2 mi (0.3 km) from Guincho Beach, and within 6 mi (10 km) of Boca do Inferno and Cascais Beach. Estoril Casino and Moorish Castle are also within 12 mi (20 km).

Overall score and ratings

4.5

Wonderful

Rating 5 - Excellent. 165 out of 241 reviews
5 - Excellent 68%
Rating 4 - Good. 46 out of 241 reviews
4 - Good 19%
Rating 3 - Okay. 19 out of 241 reviews
3 - Okay 8%
Rating 2 - Poor. 10 out of 241 reviews
2 - Poor 4%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 1 out of 241 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

4.6/5

Cleanliness

4.6/5

Staff & service

4.4/5

Amenities

4.5/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Unique hotel with fantastic restaurant
Unique hotel with excellent service. Their restaurant was an experience well recommended. Great views and fantastic sunsets. The beach can be windy though, but Cascais is a quick 10 min taxi trip and has sheltered wind free beaches.
Stayed 3 nights in Jul 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Best hotel ever. Super location on the beach. Great staff and an amazing breakfast. I loved this place - I will be coming back again and again.
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family, Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The location is quite unique. Views are fantastic. Staff is amazing - helpful, friendly, professional. Excellent restaurant. Breakfast was SO good. The fresh fruit was yum. Especially the mango. Wow. And the sunsets were spectacular.
Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Excellent breakfast and very attentive employees. Historic building, very well restored and with superb views over the sea.
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 2 nights in Dec 2019

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