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4-star Chaves hotel with coffee shop/café

Popular property highlights

Breakfast included
Free self parking
Free WiFi
Business center
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

2 restaurants, a health club, and a bar/lounge are available at this smoke-free hotel. 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 onsite.

Room Amenities

All 58 rooms boast deep soaking tubs and offer free WiFi and flat-screen TVs. Other amenities available to guests include room service, rainfall showerheads, and down comforters.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Forte de São Francisco Hotel

Rua Terreiro da Cavalaria, Chaves, 5400-435

Standard Twin Room

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
$101* Per night/room Jul 29 - Jul 30

Double Room Single Use

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Business Twin Room

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Premium Twin Room

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Standard Double Room, 1 Double Bed

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Junior Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Hotel Policies

Payment types

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-in time ends at 6:00 PM

Minimum check-in age is: 18

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

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

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation

Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds, rollaway/extra beds, and high chair

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash

Safety features at this property include a smoke detector

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 may be 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 guestroom reservation. Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds, rollaway/extra beds, and high chair. This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash.

For guests' safety, the property includes a smoke detector in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; masks are required in public areas. Enhanced food service safety measures are in place. This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (WHO).

One child stays free

Service animals are allowed

Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions

Restricted number of spaces per unit

Number of spaces per unit - 1

Property follows sanitization practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (WHO)

Guest accommodation is not sealed after cleaning

Electrostatic spray is not used for disinfection

Cashless transactions are available

Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly

Masks are compulsory at the property

Temperature checks are not available to guests

Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F

Contactless food service / room service is not available

Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Reservation is not required for facilities onsite

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Contactless check-out is not available

Staff wears personal protective equipment

Mobile key entry is not available

Food service has been amended for enhanced safety

Protective clothing is not available to guests

Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas

Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Staffed front desk

Social distancing measures are in place

Contactless check-in is not available

Property does not follow regional sanitization guidelines

LGBTQ friendly

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

Parking height restrictions apply

Individually-wrapped food options are not available

Debit cards

Online Penalty Collection

No gap period between guest stays

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child stays free when using existing bedding.

Pet Policy

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

We should mention

The seasonal pool will be open from June to September.

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.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

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.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; masks are required in public areas.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (WHO).

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).

Hotel Names

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

Hotel Amenities

Renovations + Closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from July 1 2021 to January 1 2022 (dates subject to change):

  • Dining venue(s)
  • Shuttle services

Property Features

In addition to a seasonal outdoor pool and a children's pool, Forte de São Francisco Hotel provides an outdoor tennis court and a health club. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants and guests can grab 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.

A business center is on site at this 4-star property. Event facilities measuring 11 square feet (1 square meters) include conference space. This family-friendly hotel also offers a sauna, a library, and a complimentary children's club. Guests can use the outdoor pool at a partner property. For a surcharge, an area shuttle within 250 meters is available to guests. Limited complimentary onsite parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Forte de São Francisco Hotel is a smoke-free property.

  • Library
  • Picnic area
  • Bar/lounge
  • Elevator
  • Fitness facilities
  • Poolside bar
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Business center
  • Uncovered parking
  • Free self parking
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Computer station
  • Foosball
  • Conference space size (meters) - 1
  • Distance from property (ft) 66
  • Free reception
  • Luggage storage
  • Distance from property (meters) 20
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Parking (limited spaces)
  • Total number of rooms - 58
  • Number of floors - 2
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2
  • Conference space
  • Free breakfast
  • Billiards or pool table
  • Meeting rooms
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Year Built - 1997
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Free WiFi
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Sauna
  • Health club
  • Smoke-free property
  • Children's club (free)
  • Outdoor seasonal pool
  • Children's pool
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)
  • Free parking nearby
  • Number of restaurants - 2
  • Conference space size (feet) - 11
  • Street parking
  • Laundry facilities
  • Television in common areas
  • 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

Room Amenities

Forte de São Francisco Hotel offers 58 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and complimentary bottled water. Beds feature down comforters. 32-inch flat-screen televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations with deep soaking bathtubs and rainfall showerheads, bidets, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Housekeeping is offered daily and irons/ironing boards can be requested.

  • Air conditioning
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Television
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Phone
  • Private bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • In-room safe
  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Free bottled water
  • Bidet
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Cable TV service
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Free WiFi
  • Down comforter
  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Bedsheets provided
  • Number of bathrooms - 1
  • Lowered locks/deadbolt
  • Bathroom emergency pull cord
  • Wheelchair-width doorways
  • Wardrobe or closet

Parking

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

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Food & Drink

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 specializes in regional cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. A children's menu is available. Reservations are required.

Taverna Tipica - This restaurant specializes in regional cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. Reservations are required. Open select days.

Lobby Bar - This bar serves light fare only. Reservations are required. Open daily.

Bar da Piscina - This poolside bar serves light fare only. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). Reservations are required. Open select 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 select days.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

Nearby Activities

A children's pool and a seasonal outdoor pool are on site. Other recreational amenities include an outdoor tennis court, a health club, and a sauna.

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

  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Hot springs nearby
  • Golfing nearby

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