Convent of São Paulo

São Paulo Convent, Elvas

The public international tender for the São Paulo Convent was launched by Elvas City Council on 29 July 2016.

On 3 August a memorandum was signed between Elvas City Council, the National Department of Cultural Heritage and the Alentejo Regional Department of Culture.

On 21 October a contract was signed with VILA GALÉ - Sociedade de Empreendimentos Turísticos, S.A. to operate a 4 star hotel with a 40 year concession contract, involving investment for restoring and adapting the building totalling some €5M.