Convento da Graça Tavira, Algarve. Designer-style ancient convent.

Convento de Évora Alentejo. Sumptuous comforts in southern Portugal’s most charming town.

Dom Afonso Alcácer do Sal Alentejo. Dramatic views from a fabulous castle.

Palácio de Estói Estói, Algarve. A palatial blend of contemporary style and old-fashioned elegance.

Pestana Palacio do Freixo Porto. A magnificent Baroque riverside palace in Portugal’s second city.

Pousada de São Francisco Beja, Alentejo. A tranquil retreat in a former convent.

Pousada de Viseu Viseu, Beira Alta. A dramatic conversion of a former hospital.

Pousada do Castelo Óbidos. A superb, intimate castle conversion.

Pousada do Crato Flor de Rosa, Alentejo. Sumptuous comforts in southern Portugal’s most charming town.

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