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With breath taking views this place is definitely worth visiting, when you go inside there is no... read more

Reviewed 3 January 2018
d3vonbird
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Ilfracombe, United Kingdom
Don't be afraid to go in

An overall pleasant and enjoyable sight in this small but beautiful city. There is an... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2017
TiagoJGB
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Girona, Spain
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Rua do Castelo, Alcacer do Sal 7580-197, Portugal
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Reviewed 12 January 2018

The interior, the walls, the cloister, the chapel are all worthwhile visiting. The views are spectacular over one of the most beautiful cities in Portugal.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Templier84
Reviewed 3 January 2018

With breath taking views this place is definitely worth visiting, when you go inside there is no charge, it’s full of local history throughout the years, I found it very informative inside

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank d3vonbird
Reviewed 2 October 2017

It's just amazing how far you can see from here, it's a huge place and gets you thinking what it must of been like to of lived here

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 9 September 2017

A castle occupied by a fancy hotel but with a location and view unique. Even if you don't get in the castle, just go until the door and look south to the Sado river, the bridges and the rice fields are something worthwile!

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Helder S
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Thought it was a good place to visit instead just take a good picture of Alcácer do sal. Go there by car, five minutes stop.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank camufix
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

An overall pleasant and enjoyable sight in this small but beautiful city. There is an archaeological museum on the underground level of the castle with an interesting movie about the city, while the main part of the castle is now a luxury hotel. However, as...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank TiagoJGB
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Wonderful modern rooms. Ask for a balcony room, they are the same price as those without. But the food at the restaurant is over priced and one of the two meals was not edible.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Worth the drive up to the Pousada and a wander around. The views down to the town, across the river and the surrounding countryside......lovely

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank MaryBarryJackson
Reviewed 31 January 2017

The castle itself fell into serious disrepair before being restored into a pousada, so there isn't a ton to see of it. Some walls that you can walk along (inside and outside the castle), really. The highlight is the little museum and self-guided tour of...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Entiat
Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

Remarkable refurbishment of a monestry to a hotel! Beautifully decorated and refurbished to a high modern standard. Large comfortable rooms. Beautiful environment. All possible requirements are met

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank sassy57traveller
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