Hotel Temporary Preventive Measures - As of 10/7/2021
On July 8, 2021, the Council of Ministers approved the following preventive measures:
To check-in at the hotel, it is mandatory to present a negative test to Covid-19 or a digital certificate.
The document must be presented at check-in. The measure does not include children under 12 years old.
The tests to be presented by customers in establishments can be PCR or antigen with laboratory results, as well as self-tests carried out in person (at the entrance of the hotel) or obtained by visiting a health professional.
Self-tests can be purchased at pharmacies and supermarkets. You can also purchase the self-test directly at the hotel, subject to availability.
Futhermore, to enter the restaurant, clients that are not guests at the hotel are required to present a negative test or digital certificate.
This measure is only required from 7pm on Fridays and on weekends.
These measures come into effect on July 9, 2021. For more detailed information please visit:
More about the digital certificate: https://www.visitportugal.com/en/content/ue-digital-covid-certificate
Health Safety and Hygiene Measures
The Hotel Marquês de Pombal received the Clean & Safe Label (accreditation) issued by the official entities (namely, Tourism of Portugal).
This recognition is due to the fact that Hotel Marquês de Pombal complies with all the standards required by the competent authorities with regard to Hygiene and Safety in the fight against the coronavirus.
All Employees received specific training on the Contingency Plan in place at the hotel and on all infection prevention and control measures, more specifically on the following topics:
- Protection of employees, responsible for maintaining guest accommodation at the hotel
- Change of room linen and cleaning and disinfection of the facilities
- Maintenance of environmental surfaces
- Cleaning and disinfection of surfaces
- What to do with the person who is sick or suspected of being ill by COVID-19 at the hotel or accommodation
- Hand hygiene procedures, respiratory etiquette and social conduct
Daily monitoring is carried out to assess fever for all customers, employees and suppliers of goods and services. All employees are properly protected with personal protective equipment.
The hotel is equipped with dispensers of alcohol-based antiseptic solution or alcohol-based solution throughout the building, including service areas and public areas.
According to the Contingency Plan, there is a duly equipped room to isolate people who can be detected as suspected cases or confirmed cases of COVID-19.
Hotel Marquês de Pombal also ensures:
- Washing and disinfection, in accordance with the internal protocol, of the surfaces where employees and customers circulate. ensuring the control and prevention of infections and antimicrobial resistance.
- Cleaning, surfaces and objects in common use several times a day (including counters, light and elevator switches, door handles, cabinet handles).
- Wet cleaning should be preferred over dry cleaning and vacuum cleaning.
- Air renewal of rooms and enclosed spaces is done regularly.
- In Food and Beverage areas, we ensure reinforced cleaning of utensils, equipment and surfaces.
- Direct manipulation of food by customers and employees is avoided as much as possible.
- There is always a staff member on duty responsible for triggering the procedures in case of suspected infection.
With all the measures properly implemented, we are prepared to receive you with all the security that is required to fight a pandemic like COVID-19.
Do you need to do a PCR test during your stay?
You can take the test with the Joaquim Chaves Laboratory. Book your appointment which can be either in person or at the hotel.
For more information about the test specifically, contact the Joaquim Chaves laboratory:
(+351) 214 124 300