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Estalagem do Forte Muchaxo

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Estalagem Muchaxo is on Guincho beach, located on Cascais and Sintra Natural Park. The Estalagem Muchaxo has over 60 years of history and occupies an 17th century fortress, defying the waves and winds of the Atlantic Ocean.In such an impressive natural scenery Estalagem Muchaxo provides an unique and personalized atmosphere with it´s authentic and traditional decoration.Its restaurant is one of the most known in the region due to its magnificent view over the ocean and its cuisine, specialized in Seafood and Shellfish.A unique atmosphere can be found at the bar, with its decoration, piano, fireplace and views of the sea. Guincho beach and its winds and waves make it ideal for enthusiasts of surfing and windsurfing. In fact this beach is known as one of the best windsurfing spots in Europe
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Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free Internet
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Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
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Banquet Room
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Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Shuttle Bus Service
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Full view
54Somewhat walkable
Grade: 54 out of 100
11Restaurantswithin 1 km
1Attractionwithin 1 km
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Estrada do Guincho Cascais and Sintra Natural Park, Cascais 2750-642 Portugal
Getting there
Lisboa Airport30 km
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I went there with my wife in December, room had a great view to the beach. The place is perfect for surf lovers and for jogging in the morning. Also the fire place gives a good atmosphere, especially in winter.
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We stayed at Muchaxo for 10 enjoyable day's, We had a renovated room facing the beach, the room was spacious and had everything you needed. Pool was a plus when the afternoon wind got up, breakfast was included which is pretty basic but sufficient. Staff were friendly and
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The location is fantastic at Guincho beat him, but the place needs serious improvement. You can almost feel like it is 1970. The breakfast was simple, short on options but tasty. The parking can be a problem in summer.
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I have stayed here before around 13years ago. Little has changed in that time. In some ways that's a good thing other ways not so good. The rooms are clean and well presented, housekeeping is also spot on. Sadly not much else has moved with the times. The bars are tired looking
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We didn’t stay here as we were actually staying next door at Fortaleza do Guincho which is totally more upmarket. I’m writing this review as I’m sure Estalagem do Forte Muchaxo would certainly suit other travellers whom enjoy being at the ocean doorstep. The hotel certainly
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The Double with Sea View at the Estalagem do Forte Muchaxo
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Sorry ... only now saw the question. The place was clean for sure but it is coastal shabby in appearance ... meaning rust, weather beaten and generally not chic. It is clean. We enjoyed it. The location is 1st class. Fabulous beach. Restaurant food was more goodish home cooking than expected restaurant flair but again GOOD and no complaints. Set your expectations reasonably and and you will have a good time. Consider also that this location is NOT Cascais central and you will need to drive to town.
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Is there public transport to hotel - Bus to Hotel or train to Cascais ?
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"water views are great but loud with the wind and the waves. Further out rooms have no wifi unfortunately as the signal is too weak."
"Definitely get a sea view if you can!"
"get an room with a view of the ocean"
"Only with ocean view on the newer wing."
"Beach View rooms are best. Possibly second floor are higher standard."
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PRICE RANGE
US$66 - US$134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
estalagem do forte muchaxo hotel cascaisforte hotel cascaiscascais forteforte cascais
LOCATION
PortugalCentral PortugalLisbon DistrictCascais
NUMBER OF ROOMS
60
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