Located as it is within an easy 30 kilometres from Lisbon, Sintra is one of Portugal's most popular attractions. It's a small village listed on the Unesco World Heritage list for its Romantic 19th century architecture.
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Very handy location- only 5 mins walk straight up the road from Sintra station.. so quick and easy to find. Being low season, we were the only couple staying this weekend, but were warmly welcomed by Augusto. The room was comfortable and everything very clean. There is also a comfortable common room. ... more
A beautiful building set in just incredible grounds. Make sure you take a walk around the grounds. So peaceful and pretty you'll want to stay longer. ... more
Loved the place. We stayed in the private room with an ensuite and it was an extremely charming room. However, we looked in at some of the dorm rooms and the whole place is really nice! Its got a great feel to it, its clean, the staff were great, the views are stunning, and the location is perfect to explore Sintra. Highly recommended! :) ... more
We headed to 3 coastal areas outside the city. Estoril and cascais-nicer areas and then headed to Sintra. Sintra is a city where kings and queens had summer homes. I lost my guide book. Would have been good help. Little did we know when we followed a castle and palace sign we were about to go hiking. I ...
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