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Quinta da Cancela

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Rua da Liberdade, Guimaraes 4805-496 Portugal See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
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4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

We stayed at the Quinta for three nights in February 2018. Arthur was an amazing host - so friendly and welcoming. He proudly showed us round the vineyard and explained the wine making process and the wines they offered. The breakfast was beautiful, traditionally Portuguese...More

Thank Fiona M
Response from Arthur_Carvalho, Owner at Quinta da CancelaResponded 23 May 2018

Hello Fiona !! Thank you so much for your kind words!!! It was a pleasure to host you, and to exchange stories and experiences in our line of hospitality ! I also got an urge to visit Scotland !!! ... so .... see you around...More

Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

Our visit on Arthur‘s Quinta was the highlight of our Portugal Tour. We enjoyed the outdoor pool, the antik furniture in the cosy rooms, the breakfast together with other visitors, drinking a bottle of his vinho verde on the balcony and last but not least...More

Thank gudi18
Response from Arthur_Carvalho, Owner at Quinta da CancelaResponded 23 May 2018

Fantastisc Gudi18 !!! I am glad QUinta da Cancela was in your Highlights for Portugal !!! Tell everyone about it, please !!! Whenever you want to come back, 2nd time is even better !! Cheers ! PS. OUr new surah rosé is just amazing !!!...More

Reviewed 26 November 2017

We stayed 4 nights with Arthur while touring northern Portugal in late October. We’d been traveling for a week and a half and were looking for a laid back, relaxing experience. The quinta (a wine growing estate) was perfect for us. The quinta has been...More

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Reviewed 5 November 2017

Arturio and Antonio were extremely gracious and helpful during our stay. Rooms were perfect, breakfast and conversation with Antonio was delightful. Arturio gave us lots of information and advice about the surrounding area and a delightful tour of the family property and its history. We'd...More

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Response from Arthur_Carvalho, Owner at Quinta da CancelaResponded 23 May 2018

Thank you for your Kind words !!! You'll be glad to know that António has finished is "internship" here, and has gone to IBM in Budapest !!!! Amazing! It was a joy for both of us to host you and to enjoy our conversations !!...More

Reviewed 30 August 2017

Everything about the Quinta invites relaxation; the surroundings are breathtaking and beautiful and the rooms are comfortable and very stylishly designed with great attention to detail. We had our own impressive terrace with a spectacular view and a beautiful bathroom. Arthur went above and beyond,...More

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Response from Arthur_Carvalho, Owner at Quinta da CancelaResponded 20 October 2017

Hello Marie-Claire and John !! Thank you for your wonderfull comments! I am so glad you enjoyed your stay with us, and defenetely we would like you to feel like visiting family or friends !!! I hope you enjoyed the rest of your trip as...More

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Quinta da Cancela is a 1720 wine producing, family estate in the North of Portugal, halfway between Braga and Guimaraes.There is a beautiful house, gardens and vineyard, where we grow our own red wine !! We are ...More sure that you will enjoy the family history, the wine & food advice and our Portuguese hospitality.Looking forward to see you !! Juliana & Arthur Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Airport Transportation
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
Number of rooms
5
Price range
US$135 - US$196 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Portugal > Northern Portugal > Braga District > Guimaraes
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
Number of rooms
5
Price range
US$135 - US$196 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Portugal > Northern Portugal > Braga District > Guimaraes
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"Superior Double room comfortable and large, restored in older style with ensuite"
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"Canopy Room was owners grandfathers room with antique furniture from 1700's"
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"Wifi works in the yard outside the rooms."
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"There are two rooms in the original house and two others in a more recent part . We stayed in the older part..."
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