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Chichester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Tony and Penny were very hospitable and showed me how it all worked. Room was massive and just had to step out of the door for a quick swim, little cold at 19c but was refreshing. Great job on restoring the Quinta. Regarding location it's not set in a stunning area but relatively easy to get everywhere. Short walk to... More 

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Thank Dee C
Navarre, Florida
2 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Quinta do Scoto is perfect for a relaxing vacation. The beautifully remodeled rooms were spacious and comfortable. The hosts were friendly and helpful. Our children loved being able to chase two dogs, three chickens and two horses on the property. The location is perfect for visiting Sintra or Lisbon...it's in a nice, quiet area without having to be jammed in... More 

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Thank AviationBullJason
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7 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Quinta do Scoto is a beautifully restored guest house with comfortable, spacious and very clean accommodations. Tony and Penny have worked hard to share this unique home with others, and they truly wanted our experience with them to be perfect. From the complimentary wine, drinks and fruit that greeted us, to the helpful advice on sightseeing in this area, to... More 

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Thank George F
Nashville, Tennessee
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Quinta do Scoto is beautifully restored. The breakfast area has blue tiled landscape decoration that was original. The future is 150 years old! It is a bargain for such a beautiful and historical place. We loved our stay in Quinta do Scoto!

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Thank xiaomig
Dorset, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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Reviewed 16 October 2016

Tony and Penny work hard to provide a high quality stay for their guests, and it shows. First class accommodation - enormous bedroom with ensuite bath and shower - and a French window opening on to the large swimming pool; generous breakfasts in the well restored old quinta; free local lifts whenever we needed them; and lots of advice on... More 

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Thank ConvenerDavid
London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 October 2016

My wife and I have stayed at Quinta twice now, June 2015 and September 2016, both times just for 2 nights so as to be near both Sintra and Lisbon. We can thoroughly recommend this converted Casa (Portuguese manor house, I suppose you could call it) that was built 270 years ago in 1746. Tony and Penny, our hosts, have... More 

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Miami, Florida
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Reviewed 25 September 2016

Love the hosts of this Quinta, suggesting places to see and restaurants for good meals. Breakfast was really good, fresh fruits, yogurt, fresh squeezed o.j. And more. Our bedroom was very big in front of the lovely pool, and the bed was very comfortable. We Highly recommend this place.

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

This is very special place to stay in the outer regions of Lisbon. Tony and Penny really go the extra mile to make your stay memorable. A lovely breakfast, changing every day, offers a great start to the day and it's close vicinity to local rail stations is most convenient for local attractions. We tended to spend the morning around... More 

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Thank Cutleros
Paris, France
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3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 6 September 2016

We spent 4 nights at Quinta do Scoto which was a very lovely place to stay and visit Sintra. The owners are very kind and welcoming hosts, the rooms are big and clean, the pool is very appreciate after the visits of the various palaces and the breakfast buffet is varied. We highly recommend this place !

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Thank Virjee
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
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Reviewed 31 August 2016

We, a family of 4 (with 2 daughters aged 13 and 8), greatly enjoyed staying a long weekend at Quinta do Scoto. Tony and Penny were wonderful and tremendously welcoming hosts, who wanted to make sure that we enjoy our stay to the max - they have put all their heart and soul into this gem of a B&B. The... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Quinta do Scoto is a very different concept in Bed & Breakfast located close to both Sintra and Lisbon with 8 spacious luxury suites most sleeping up to 6, with en suite bathrooms. Some with separate sitting rooms/2nd bedrooms; furnished with antiques; set around a pool and sun terrace or in the traditional 1746 Manor House. Good access to local typical Portuguese restaurants and public transport; local railway station is a 10 minute walk away with access to Lisbon, Sintra, Obidos. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Quinta do Scoto

Address: Rua Dr Teixeira Bastos 18, | Melcas, Algueirao - Mem Martins 2635-314, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Central Portugal > Lisbon District > Sintra Municipality > Algueirao - Mem Martins
Price Range: $116 - $198 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Quinta do Scoto 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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“Ask for a room in "The Barn!"”
 of 5 bubbles AviationBullJason, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in the Marquis de Pombal suite, perfect for our family of 2 adults and 2 teenagers. Huge room that looked out onto the pool.”
 of 5 bubbles georgef2014, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ground floor rooms open on to the pool.”
 of 5 bubbles ConvenerDavid, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“near the pool”
 of 5 bubbles travelslotsandlots, 20 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The dove-cote is most private in the barnhouse. Ground-floor best for wheelchair access but noise from pool during day. Main house is quiet”
 of 5 bubbles birdonawire2006, 20 Aug 2016 | Read review
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