Located in a castle originally built for the queen in the 13th century, this luxury hotel features antique furniture and art. Guests can enjoy gourmet food and wine in the castle’s grand dining hall. The rooms Pousada de Estremoz have a classic look, several still maintaining characteristics of the 18th century. Guests can enjoy a swim in the Pousada’s large pool, or take a stroll in the private palace grounds with clear views of city of Estremoz and the vast Alentejo plain. The restaurant serves upscale cuisine that combines traditional Portuguese cooking with contemporary elements. Guests of the Pousada can explore Estremoz by foot and visit its weekly market on Saturday mornings. The Pousada de Estremoz offers free parking.