Tivoli Coimbra Hotel
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Where in gods name is Luso and why on earth would anyone detour and stay there? These my friends are valid questions but anyone who travels with Gary ******** tours knows to expect the unexpected. We drove from Lisbon and turned off the E1 towards Luso. The majority of bottled water sold in Portugal comes from Luso,it's a spa town ,population 2300. Our hotel was 2star but as usual the photos on booking .com had it looking much better than ...
Today we woke at a reasonableish time and directed by Orson we left the house for Park Guell, a park and estate designed by Gaudi himself. Deejay stayed behind as she'd returned very late the night before from going out with Will and his friends. We decided to meet her at the beach at a certain time and went off on the journey there. The journey was elongated by a long walk up the stairs during which me and Orson were split from ...
We found a municipal camping which was a little cheaper than usual but real good and only a couple of km out of the centre so we got installed and went into town. Coimbra is real cute with beautiful ik old buildings like the cathedral and a famous university which is on the Unesco list. I must say I have been very surprised by Portugal, I had only seen Lisbon but as far as I have seen it till now, my opinion based on information from others always gave me ...
It's a travel day today. We were heading out to Porto by train from the university town of Coimbra The Coimbra university has two main attractions. One is the university library, Biblioteca Joanina. The other one is the Coimbra cathedral. The library in particular is beautiful with three adjoining rooms. It has golden and colorful carvings and paintings adorning all the walls among series of massive 2 storied wooden bookshelves and the ceiling. ...
... The gondolas are bigger than the Venice variety and can hold up to 20 people. Instead of riding them though, we walked along the river and toured the narrow back steers all morning. Then, we headed to our lunch spot. It is a seafood restaurant called Restaurante Marisqueira, where we ordered an eel stew to share. Understably, it took quite a while for the stew to arrive. At 27 euros, the stew was in a very large pot. There were lots of potatoes on ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
TravelPod Member ReviewsTivoli Coimbra Hotel
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).
This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.