Pousada Castelo de Palmela

Pousada Castelo de Palmela

Located in the historic center of Palmela, Pousada Castelo Palmela offers fantastic views of the Serra da Arrábida, the Atlantic Ocean and the region's vineyards. The Pousada features hallways of the old monastery that was built inside the castle.

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This hotel is open all year round.


The hotel has 28 rooms.


You can check-in from 3 pm. You can check out at noon at the latest.


From 160 euros.


Your pet is also welcome here!

Nice to know

This Pousada has endured several centuries of Portuguese history: in the 12th century this medieval castle was conquered from the Moors and in the 15th century it served as a monastery. And now you enjoy its luxury!

About the rooms

Luxuriously decorated rooms with antique furniture.

Our favourite room

The suite is our favourite.

Enjoy a refreshing swim

Relax on the beautiful beaches of Costa Azul and take a refreshing dive in the sea.

Work out and wind down

In the area you can go horseback riding, biking, go on a river cruise or play golf ...


Children of all ages are welcome.


Food & Drink

Top Table

Take a seat at a table in the corridors of the former monastery, overlooking the Pátio das Laranjeiras.

In the morning the hotel offers a typical Portuguese continental breakfast buffet with both hot and cold dishes and with local regional dishes. In the restaurant you can choose between different regional dishes.



The Pousada Castelo Palmela is located in the historic centre of the city of Palmela, 42 km from Lisbon. Sitting 230 metres above sea level, it has fantastic views of the Serra da Arrábida, over the Atlantic ocean and over the lowlands and vineyards of the region. The Pousada includes cloisters from the old convent constructed in the castle.

Are you travelling by plane?

Lisbon airport is 40 km away.

Do you have a (rental) car?

You can park your car for free at the hotel.

Caractère review

Pousada Palmela is located in a 15th-century knight's monastery at the top of an imposing hill. Here you have an impressive view of the surroundings. It is the ideal starting point to discover the Costa Azul and the magnificent Arrábida Natural Park!

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