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Casa Pombal

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Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 10 August 2011

After having traveled all across Spain and Portugal I can honestly say the lovely dutch ladies who run Casa Pombal were the most helpful wonderful patrons we encountered. They helped us make reservations at our next destination, gave us travel advice, and were very well informed on the local goings-on. The location is perfect for a walking tour of the...

1Thank WSix
the Netherlands
Reviewed 9 August 2011

A pleasant place, quaint and atmospheric. Very friendly owners with lots of helpful tips. Our room was not big, but spotlessly clean and the view from the top floor was great. The pillows could be more comfortable, but this is very subjective, of course. The breakfast was quite good and the Dutch people who miss their favourite pindakaas and hagelslag...

1Thank soleilrus
Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 5 August 2011

The place is in the middle of the old town, which is a 15 minute walk to the pedestrian street and most restaurants. It is a pleasant walk though. The room is small but functional. They cleaned my room everyday and even folded my own cloths! The decoration is corny, but it is funny! You have the feeling of sleeping...

1Thank Juliekodak
Geraardsbergen, Belgium
Reviewed 11 July 2011

Stayed one night in the center of Coimbra, what is enough to visit the city. You get a lot of information when you arrive. Double room was not very big but clean and OK. Washtable on the room, shared bathroom on the floor.

1Thank Renaat
Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 26 June 2011

We stayed at Casa Pombal for two nights and loved our stay there. We were given friendly advice on what to see and where to go which helped us get the most of our stay in Coimbra. Casa Pombal is in the historic part of Coimbra and close to the university which has some great things to see. The breakfasts...

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Inishowen Peninsula, Ireland
Reviewed 14 June 2011

From the reviews, I was expecting a really special experience. There's no doubt that this is a fairly unique place with a unique proprietor, but not necessarily in a good way. The room was tiny (even by European standards) and the bed was really, really uncomfortable. The bathroom is shared but conveniently, there is a basin in the room. There's...

2Thank devotchka83
Gdansk, Poland
Reviewed 4 May 2011

very nice place, colorful, romantic rooms (the ones with shared bathroom nicer than the one with its own bathroom, at least on the second floor). The owner is a very energetic Dutch woman, who is helpful in planning your time in Coimbra, although tends to underestimate walking distances.. Breakfast was included, and was okay - although I was missing scrambled...

Thank andymic
Reviewed 21 November 2010

This is an inexpensive bed and breakfast accommodation with a difference. Located near the university on the top of a hill overlooking the city and close to several of the key attractions and points of historical interest. It is a €5-€6 taxi ride from the train station and although within walking distance, once you know your way around, the taxi...

Thank BremenCologne
Tel Aviv, Israel
Reviewed 19 September 2010

The pension is the best I had in Portugal and one of the best I ever had it all. Location : the best I could have in Coimbra. Not far from University. The only drawback of such location is that it impossible to park the car near pension when there are studies. So, be ready for alternative parking. We parked...

Thank IgorZet
Prague, Czech Republic
Reviewed 5 September 2010

The ladies running this place are very nice and accomodating. This B&B is really a "in the centre" hostel type. Rich breakfast. Good price. Highly recommended.

Thank Robert B

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Casa Pombal is a small bed & breakfast on the top of a hill in the historical heart of Coimbra. This old townhouse is utterly unpretentious and will stir feelings of nostalgia for those student years. The rooms are basic, but stylish decorated, each with its own Portuguese atmosphere. All rooms have heating and most rooms have private bathrooms. Some rooms have a beautiful view over the city and the river Mondego. Breakfast is Included in the price. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Casa Pombal

Address: Rua das Flores 18, Coimbra 3000-442, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Central Portugal > Coimbra District > Coimbra
Price Range: ₹ 3,034 - ₹ 3,829 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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“Third floor rooms have private baths but there is no lift.”
DeenaO43, 14 May 2017 | Read review
“If you are fit -ask for the ensuite room on the top floor overlooking the river.”
paloma057, 20 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms at rear for view”
mehlsl, 19 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Get the room with on-suit, which is on the top floor”
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wolfing49, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the top floor have the best views!”
ricksnseattle, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
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