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Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly hotel with 2 restaurants and free breakfast

Location

This family-friendly Chaves hotel is located in the historical district, just steps from Forte de São Francisco & Forte de São Neutel and Forte de Sao Francisco. Museu da Região Flaviense and National Railway Museum are also within 10 minutes.

Hotel Features

This smoke-free hotel features 2 restaurants, a health club, and a bar/lounge. Free buffet breakfast is provided, as well as free WiFi in public areas, free self parking, and a free manager's reception. Additionally, a poolside bar, a coffee shop/café, and an outdoor tennis court are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 58 rooms boast deep soaking tubs and offer free WiFi and cable TV. Other amenities available to guests include minibars, room service, and down comforters.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to a seasonal outdoor pool and a children's pool, Forte de São Francisco provides an outdoor tennis court and a health club. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at the coffee shop/café. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include a poolside bar and a bar/lounge. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning as well as a complimentary manager's reception. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Business-related amenities at this 4-star property consist of a business center and meeting rooms. Event facilities measuring 11 square feet (1 square meters) include conference space. This family-friendly hotel also offers a spa tub, a sauna, and a library. Guests can use the outdoor pool and health club at a partner property. For a surcharge, an area shuttle within 250 meters is available to guests. Limited complimentary onsite parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis. A total renovation of this property was completed in January 2012.

Forte de São Francisco is a smoke-free property.

  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Children's club (free) 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Total number of rooms - 58 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Business center 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Conference space 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Health club 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Computer station 
  • Billiards or pool table 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Express check-in 
  • Children's club 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Sauna 
  • Garden 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Library 
  • Meeting rooms 3 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Parking (limited spaces) 
  • Picnic area 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Free self parking 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 11 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 1 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 3 
  • Free reception 
  • Year Built 1997 
  • Outdoor tennis court 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Free parking nearby 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2 
  • Spa tub 
  • Children's pool 
  • Outdoor seasonal pool 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Children's pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Outdoor tennis court  
  • Children's club (free)  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Arcade/game room  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking, Parking (limited spaces), Free parking nearby

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Bidet 
  • Deep soaking bathtub 
  • Desk 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • In-room safe 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Down comforter 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

A complimentary buffet breakfast is served each morning between 7:30 AM and 10:30 AM. A complimentary manager's reception is offered each day.

Cozinha do Convento - Overlooking the pool and garden, this restaurant specializes in regional cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. A children's menu is available. Reservations are required. Open select days.

Taverna Tipica - This restaurant specializes in regional cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. Reservations are required. Open select days.

Lobby Bar - Overlooking the garden, this bar serves light fare only. Reservations are required. Open daily.

Bar da Piscina - This poolside bar serves light fare only. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). Reservations are required. Open select days.

Salao de eventos - Overlooking the garden, this restaurant serves brunch, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Reservations are required. Open select days.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

An outdoor tennis court and a health club are featured at the hotel. A children's pool, a seasonal outdoor pool, and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a sauna and a fitness center.

Children under 16 years old are not allowed in the health club or spa tub without adult supervision.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Hot springs nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Basketball on site 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 16

Special check-in instructions:

If you are planning to arrive after 8 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child 12 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for EUR 30.00.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Only service animals are allowed

Parking height restrictions apply

Fees

The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • Resort fee
The resort fee includes:
  • Breakfast
  • Pool access
  • Fitness center access
  • Internet access
  • Newspaper
  • Parking
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Chaves Forte
  • Forte Chaves
  • Forte De Sao Francisco Hotel Chaves
  • Forte Hotel Chaves
  • Forte São Francisco
  • Forte São Francisco Chaves
  • Forte São Francisco Hotel
  • Forte São Francisco Hotel Chaves

We should mention

Reservations are required for golf tee times. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. A resort fee is included in the total price displayed. One child 12 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation.


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