The heart of Coimbra- Portugals famed university city On the banks of River Mondego- in the noble center of this historical city adjacent to the elegant shopping area/ historic monuments and remarkable university with its unique baroque library. The classic hotel Astoria has been one of Coimbras main architectural symbols since 1926. The Astoria is tastefully furnished with antique pieces, in the classical style providing beautifully appointed rooms with serene city or river views. The hotel is known for its comfort and traditional refined European service but also for the renowned gourmet Restaurant L-Amphityon- the best restaurant in the city where traditional Portuguese cuisine is served in the original architectural frame of the early 20th century. It is one of Portugals best gourmet dining rooms. Exclusivity of world famous Bussaco wines. 60 elegant rooms and 2 suites are furnished with antique pieces, in the classical style, with serene city or river views. Bathrooms are decorated with glazed tiles and marble. Air-conditioning/ direct-dial telephone/ satellite TV/ radio/ Sound-proof double-glazed picture windows/ hair dryers and 220V. The University/ the Library of John v/ the Cathedral/ the Machado de Castro National Museum/ the Academy Museums/ the Old and the New Santa Clara Monasteries/ the Church of Santa Clara Cruz with the tomb of the first King of Portugal/ D. Afonso Henriques/ the Botanical Garden/ the Portugal dos Pequenitos/ the Roman ruins of Conimbriga/ the Bussaco National Florest/ Fatima/ Aveiro/ Viseu/ Leiria. Visits to Atlantic beaches.
Hotel Astoria Coimbra
|Address||Avenida Emidio Navarro 21|
|Number of rooms||62|
|Phone number||351 (239) 853020|
|Fax number||351 (239) 822057|