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Overlooking the historical center of Viseu, which is 1.2 miles away, Hotel Durão combines comfort and tranquility for a pleasant stay. All the rooms at Hotel Durão are warmly decorated and tastefully furnished. They are air conditioned for those hot summer days, and have balconies for those warm summer nights. They are also equipped with direct-dial telephone, satellite TV and work desk. Executive rooms afford extra space for extra comfort. Start your day with complimentary buffet breakfast. After exploring the area, you can relax in the Hotel Durão lounge or surf the net and stay in touch with your loved ones with free Wi-Fi. A drink on the terrace will just get you ready for dinner at the hotel restaurant. Viseu is the birthplace of one of the greatest Portuguese painters of the 16th century, Vasco Fernandes, known as Grão Vasco. The Grão Vasco Museum, which occupies the old Episcopal palace, exhibits some of his masterpieces. The city is also rich in churches, convents and chapels, and famous for its Dão wines.