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Standard Double Room, 1 Double Bed
205 square feet
1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
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Other room types
Premium Twin Room
236 square feet
2 Single Beds and 1 Single Murphy Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Premium Double Room
237 square feet
1 King Bed and 1 Single Murphy Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Junior Suite
344 square feet
1 King Bed and 1 Single Murphy Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Standard Twin Room
215 square feet
2 Single Beds
Room sleeps 2 guests
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Business Twin Room
2 Single Beds
Room sleeps 2 guests
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Double Room Single Use
193 square feet
1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 1 guest
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Get an overview of this hotel
Family-friendly hotel with 2 restaurants and free breakfast

Popular property highlights

Breakfast included
Free self parking
Free WiFi
Business centre
Laundry facilities

Location

This family-friendly Chaves hotel is located in the historical district, within a 10-minute walk of Forte de Sao Francisco, National Railway Museum and Chaves Castle. Roman Baths and Palace of Justice and Ponte Trajano are also within 10 minutes.

Hotel features

This smoke-free hotel features 2 restaurants, a health club and a bar/lounge. Free buffet breakfast is provided, as well as free WiFi in public areas, free self parking and a free manager's reception. Additionally, a poolside bar, a coffee shop/café and an outdoor tennis court are on-site.

Room amenities

All 58 rooms boast deep soaking bathtubs, and offer free WiFi and flat-screen TVs. Other amenities available to guests include minibars, room service (during limited hours) and rainfall showerheads.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to a seasonal outdoor pool and a kid's pool, Forte de São Francisco provides an outdoor tennis court and a health club. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants, and guests can grab a coffee at the coffee shop/café. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include A poolside bar and A bar/lounge. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning as well as a complimentary manager's reception. A computer station is located on-site and wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This 4-star property offers access to a business centre. Event facilities measuring 11 square feet (1 square metres) include conference rooms. This family-friendly hotel also offers a hot tub, a sauna and a library. Guests can use the outdoor pool and health club at a partner property. For a surcharge, an area shuttle within 250 meters is available to guests. Limited complimentary on-site parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Forte de São Francisco is a smoke-free property.

  • Express check-in
  • Library
  • Picnic area
  • Bar/lounge
  • Lift
  • Fitness facilities
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Poolside bar
  • Business centre
  • Free self parking
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Computer station
  • Conference space size (meters) - 1
  • Free reception
  • Luggage storage
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Parking (limited spaces)
  • Total number of rooms - 58
  • Number of floors - 2
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2
  • Coffee/tea in common areas
  • Free breakfast
  • Conference space
  • Billiards or pool table
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Meeting rooms
  • Built in 1997
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Free WiFi
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Sauna
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Health club
  • Children's club (free)
  • Smoke-free property
  • Outdoor seasonal pool
  • Children's pool
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)
  • Free parking nearby
  • Number of restaurants - 2
  • Conference space size (feet) - 11
  • Laundry facilities
  • Spa tub
  • Television in common areas
  • Arcade/game room
  • Wedding services
  • Garden
  • Multilingual staff
  • Free newspapers in lobby

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Property
  • Children's pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Children's club (free)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Arcade/game room

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish
  • Portuguese

Parking

Free self parking , Parking (limited spaces) , Free parking nearby

Room Amenities

Forte de São Francisco offers 58 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with minibars and a safe. Beds feature down comforters. 32-inch Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit with a deep soaking bath and a rainfall showerhead, a bidet and a hairdryer. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Free WiFi
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Bidet
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Phone
  • Desk
  • Private bathroom
  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Hair dryer
  • In-room safe
  • Number of bathrooms - 1
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Cable TV service
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Down comforter

Where to Eat

A complimentary buffet breakfast is served each morning between 7:30 AM and 10:30 AM. A complimentary manager's reception is offered each day.

Cozinha do Convento – Overlooking the pool and garden, this restaurant specialises in regional cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. A children's menu is available. Reservations are required.

Taverna Tipica – This restaurant specialises in regional cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. Reservations are required. Open selected days.

Lobby Bar – Overlooking the garden, this bar only serves light fare. Reservations are required. Open daily.

Bar da Piscina – This poolside bar only serves light fare. Guests can enjoy al fresco dining (weather permitting). Reservations are required. Open selected days.

Salao de eventos – Overlooking the garden, this restaurant serves brunch, lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Reservations are required. Open selected days.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

An outdoor tennis court and a health club are featured at the hotel. A children's pool, a seasonal outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a sauna and a fitness centre.

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

  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Basketball on site
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Hot springs nearby

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-in time ends at midnight

Minimum check-in age is 16

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for EUR 30.00.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

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 are 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. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guest room reservation.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guest room reservation.

Only service animals are allowed

Parking height restrictions apply

Debit cards

Fees

 

The charges below are included in your overall room price:

  • Resort fee

The resort fee includes:

  • Breakfast
  • Pool access
  • Fitness centre access
  • Internet access
  • Newspaper
  • Parking

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Hotel Names

  • Forte São Francisco Hotel Chaves
  • Forte São Francisco Hotel
  • Forte São Francisco Chaves
  • Forte São Francisco
  • Chaves Forte
  • Forte De Sao Francisco Hotel Chaves
  • Forte Chaves
  • Forte Hotel Chaves

We should mention

Reservations are required for golf tee times. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

A resort fee is included in the total price displayed.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guest rooms.

Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Parking height restrictions apply.

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