Castelo Branco, Portugal

Meliá Castelo Branco

The perfect hotel for discovering Castelo Branco

On top of a lovely hill, very near the historic centre, a magnificent hotel from which you can appreciate the beauty of a city with many attractions. It provides rooms with modern facilities and fantastic views that will surprise you from the moment you arrive.

Meliá Castelo Branco provides fully equipped rooms where you can rest after a long day of shopping and sightseeing. It also has a large wellness centre with a sauna, Turkish bath and heated indoor pool. If you want to try some authentic Portuguese cuisine, Cozinha Do Castelo offers a wide range of delicious dishes, all prepared with the most creative and avant-garde techniques.

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Ideal location

Next to Castelo Branco Castle and near the historic centre

Great museums

Close to the Cargaleiro Museum and the Francisco Tavares Proença Jr. Museum

Cozinha Do Castelo

International cuisine and modern reinterpretations of classic Portuguese dishes

Wellness area

With an indoor heated pool, sauna, massages and beauty treatments

Courts for sport

The hotel has 2 squash courts and 3 tennis courts

Business hotel

With 4 fully equipped event rooms with space for up to 350 people

Services and facilities

  • Spa
  • Indoor pool
  • Tennis court
  • Terrace
  • Non-smoking
  • Laundry
  • Gym
  • Nearby parking
  • Sauna
  • Room service
  • High-speed Wi-Fi
  • Meeting rooms
  • Adapted for people with reduced mobility
  • 24-hour reception
  • À la carte restaurant
  • Air-conditioning

Find your perfect room

Meliá Guest Room

Premium City View


Meliá Guest Room

  • City view
  • Double bed or two single beds
  • 182.99 ft²

A bright and spacious room with elegant and classic furniture, decorated in welcoming colours. Wonderfully equipped with two single beds or a double bed, a lounge area, a desk with a chair, a balcony and a bathroom with a bathtub and amenities.

Premium City View

  • City view
  • Double bed or two single beds
  • 215.28 ft²

Admire the magnificent views of the city from the furnished balcony. Savour all the comfort of a spacious and comfortable room with two single beds or a double bed, a lounge area and a desk. And relax in a bathroom with a bathtub and quality amenities.


  • City view
  • Double bed
  • 215.28 ft²

Experience the luxury of extra space in this spectacular suite with a whirlpool bath and beautiful views of the city. Consisting of a bedroom with a king-size bed, an entrance hall with armchairs, and a comfortable lounge with sofas and a desk. It offers excellent equipment, including 2 TVs, a minibar and a full bathroom with a bathtub, bathrobe, slippers and high-quality amenities.

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A full breakfast

Enjoy a healthy and energy-boosting breakfast buffet in our restaurant, prepared with fresh, superior-quality products. There are numerous options, organised into different areas for bread, pastries, cold cuts, cheeses, fruit, drinks and dietary and gluten-free products.

Cozinha do Castelo

À la carte restaurant with exceptional views over Castelo Branco, combining traditional Portuguese cuisine with avant-garde influences and popular international dishes. Discover dishes with all sorts of ingredients and options for all tastes: soups, pasta, fish, shellfish, meat, vegetables and desserts. A buffet option is also available for dinner.

Lobby Bar

This nice, open-plan space in the hotel lobby offers great views of Castelo Branco and a bright and modern ambience. The perfect place to take a break, enjoy a hot or cold drink or savour a snack, sandwich, hamburger or hot dog.

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Health Spa

A well-being area with free entrance for Meliá Castelo Branco guests. Designed to maximise rest and relaxation, come and visit our heated pool, Turkish bath or sauna. Or allow us to pamper you with one of our varied massages and beauty treatments (extra charge).

Leisure and sport

Enjoy staying in shape or doing some sport. We have 2 squash courts, 3 tennis courts, a children's room with toys and games, and a gym with group classes.

Discover Castelo Branco

The city takes its name from the nearby white castle, which still retains part of its original structure. Visit the Garden of the Episcopal Palace, the Portas de Ródão Natural Monument, home to a large part of the natural treasures in the area, the Historic Villages founded before the creation of modern Portugal, or one of the 27 Schist Villages.

Experiences in Castelo Branco

Visit the Baroque Garden, one of the most original gardens in Portugal, particularly due to its statues and sculptures. Don't miss the Termas de Monfortinho at the foot of the Penha Garcia Mountains, renowned for their unique therapeutic properties and ideal for wellness, beauty and relaxation treatments.

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  • 4

    Event rooms
  • 510

  • 3950.39


Discover the magnificent setting of this hotel that makes it ideal for hosting all kinds of events. Both you and your guests will love the views of Castelo Branco while also marvelling at our facilities and services. And we are also located very near the historic centre, museums, the cathedral, restaurants and shops.

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