Tivoli Coimbra Hotel
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Couldn't possibly have fitted another thing into our day today. Left Oporto and wound our way to the Bucaco National Park. Would have been a beautiful place to have lunch if we had been there later in the day. Beautiful palace set among the park with amazing gardens. Arrived at Coimbra and saw O week in force again while visiting the university. Wish I could have photographed the library but the tale the ...
... were a lot of rocks so we just headed down for a few beach games of Boules and bat and ball. All enjoyed the spa treatment to our feet, who needs little fish to eat away at our dead skin when we have course sand followed by the most brilliant of sand-stuck-to-skin remedy of talc. Well done Yvette for that advice years ago, really works.....try it if you haven’t.
Uno- haven’t really ...
... and was thrust backwards. Whacking my head and elbow, ping ponging along the final stretch; then plunge! Into the “would-not-be-health-and-saftey-a llowed-in-England-at-1.20m-deep" pool. It was over the race. I pushed my hair back from my face to see Tom then plunge into the pool, I had won but at a cost! Mild concussion, whip lash and a bruised elbow ...
... being loud and making everyone jealous because we had packed for fun!
Table tennis; when we needed to dry off.
And the most important and regular of holiday activities, eat and drink!
PS for Jan, loads of swallows nesting in this hotel. We are glad they are not on our balcony but great to watch. Feel they may be addicted to chlorine ...
... place, were disappointed that the spa hotel had no space for the kids, although very tempted to book them into the scrag end hostel down the road as their rooms had a Jacuzzi in but seriously considered another 1970’s hotel until their swimming pool happened to be the public baths down the road! We did eventually find ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
Positive : A big room in a proper hotel at a good price.
Ok : Hotel Private parking available, 7,50 euros per night for parking. The staff is serious and tried to be nice.
Negative : a very expensive access to Internet (around 4 euros for a one hour! and 15 euros for a day).
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