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 May to 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.


This multipurpose field, installed in the Northeast stronghold, allows the practice of outdoor sports, futsal and tennis.


WINTER HOURS - 08:00 - 16:00
SUMMER TIME - 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


For holding congresses, conferences and different types of meetings, we have at your disposal a variety of facilities and a team of professionals who will help you to make your event a success.

Areas and Capacities: See HERE

Audiovisual equipment (retractable screen, data projector, audio system, flip chart), wi-fi, air conditioning system, mineral water and coffee break.

For information and conditions please contact the 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.


It is characterized by its multifunctional space, being the ideal solution for exhibitions, events, lectures, fairs, concerts or conferences. This is a 586 m2 room for hosting public and private companies at social and business events.

Areas and Capacities: See HERE

For information and conditions please contact the 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.


58 rooms, (6 twin rooms, 26 standard twins, 10 standard doubles, 5 premium twins, 7 premium doubles and 4 junior suites) ; 
Nossa Senhora do Rosário Chapel and Church;
Art Gallery (cloisters);
Restaurant  Cozinha do Convento;  Taverna da Muralha - restaurant;
Event Hall | multipurpose;
Breakfast room;
Cistern| wine cellar;
Lobby bar; Pool Bar;
Meeting rooms; Auditorium; 
Multi-sport field;
Panoramic swimming pool;
Steam room; Game room, TV and mini club;
Reception open 24 hours a day;
Availability of family rooms; 
Elevators to the floors; non-smoking rooms;
Facilities for people with reduced mobility;
luggage storage; 
Possibility of breakfast in the room;
Laundry service;
Meeting/banquet facilities;
Room service;
Menus for special diets (upon prior request);
For more information and conditions, please contact the hotel.
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