OUTDOOR POOL (seasonal)

Outdoor swimming pool, with an area of 115,000 m2, with a depth of 0.72 cm to 3.25 cm, installed in the southeast bastion, with a panoramic view over the city and surrounding mountains.
Open from 15 May to 30 October: 10:00 am to 7:00 pm. Except in adverse weather conditions



Non-Guests: Entrance purchased at the Hotel reception (availability to be confirmed by phone, email or in person on the same day with the Hotel reception)
Adult / Child +13 years old (15€)
Child from 6 to 12 years old (€7.5)
Child from 0 to 5 years old (0€)

Mandatory use of the Hotel control towel and wristband.

Towel deposit of €5, returned when the towel is delivered.

Exclusive guest access

Towel unit deposit of €5 to be returned upon delivery of the towel.


Este campo polivalente, instalado no reduto Nordeste, permite a prática de desportos ao ar livre, futsal e ténis.


HORÁRIO DE INVERNO - 08:00 - 16:00
HORÁRIO DE VERÃO - 08:00 - 20:00


The Health Club of the Forte de S. Francisco hotel  promotes fitness and well-being.

Check out our health club and take the opportunity to work out in our gym and relax in the dry sauna.

DAILY:   SUMMER : 08:00 - 20:00 | WINTER: 09h00-16h00


Para a realização de congressos, conferências e diversos tipos de reuniões, temos à sua disposição diversas instalações e uma equipa de profissionais que o ajudarão a fazer do seu evento um sucesso.

Áreas e Capacidades: Veja AQUI

Equipamento audiovisual (tela retrátil, projetor de dados, sistema de áudio, flip chart), wi-fi, sistema de ar condicionado, água mineral e coffee break.

Para informações e condições contacte o hotel.


The games room, located in the convent building, is the ideal entertainment venue to relax and spend moments of pure fun and leisure.

At your disposal: LCD TV, table football, pool table, checkers, chess, dominoes and other table games, as well as a space for children

DAILY: 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
More information*
For information and conditions please contact the hotel.


The cloister of the former Franciscan convent is located in the convent building and, due to its structure and size, is the ideal space for exhibitions of different kinds, as well as for cocktails and coffee breaks.

Click HERE to see the coffee break options.​

For more information and conditions contact us.


Caracteriza-se pelo seu espaço multifuncional, sendo a solução ideal para exposições, eventos, palestras, feiras, concertos ou conferências. Trata-se de uma sala de 586 m2 destinada à recepção de empresas públicas e privadas em eventos sociais e empresariais.

Áreas e Capacidades: Veja AQUI

Para informações e condições contacte o hotel.


The Francisco Carvalho Football Complex was inaugurated on November 3, 2018. Located just 150 meters from the Engenheiro Manuel Branco Teixeira Municipal Stadium, and about 1 km from the Forte de São Francisco hotel. The complex is made up of two 11-a-side soccer fields, one with natural grass and the other with artificial grass Shock Pad Third Generation FIFA, both with the official measurements for competitions. In this complex there are 3 changing rooms, one for referees and two for football teams, press room, medical office, gym, anti-doping room, several bathrooms and rooms for technical teams. In addition, this complex has a park with capacity for 100 cars and stands for 500 spectators.

For more information and conditions contact us.


Enjoy the tranquility and refinement of Forte de S. Francisco Hotel, an emblematic venue in Chaves that blends history and modernity to provide a truly unique stay.

Our facilities have been carefully designed to ensure maximum comfort and convenience for our esteemed guests:

- We offer 58 rooms, including 6 Twin lofts, 26 Standard Twins, 10 Standard Doubles, 5 Premium Twins, 7 Premium Doubles, and 4 Junior Suites, all decorated with a touch of elegance and equipped with essential amenities for a relaxing stay.

- Admire the beauty of the Chapel and Church of Nossa Senhora do Rosário and explore our Art Gallery in the cloisters, where you can appreciate inspiring works of art.

- Delight in local gastronomy at our Cozinha do Convento Restaurant or at the Taverna da Muralha, both places where traditional flavors come to life.

- For special events, we offer a versatile Event Hall, Breakfast Room, Cistern converted into a cellar, Lobby bar, and Pool bar, providing distinct environments for different occasions.

- For your comfort and convenience, we provide a variety of services, such as fully equipped meeting rooms and auditorium, multipurpose sports field, panoramic pool, gym, sauna, game room, TV room, and mini-club, playground, 24-hour reception, non-smoking rooms, rooms and facilities for people with reduced mobility, luggage storage, room service, laundry service, meeting/banquet facilities, and special dietary menus available upon prior request.

For more information about our facilities and conditions, please do not hesitate to contact the hotel. We are looking forward to making your stay memorable.