Probably this is Porto's most famous hotel and it's true it has the best views. Located on the corner of Praca da Ribeira the Pestana Porto Hotel has made its way on to countless postcards and photos. Occupying part of a block of 16th, 17th and 18th-century building, and has been classified World Heritage by Unesco. Its privileged location makes it possible to cruise down the River Douro, departing from the bank right in front of the hotel and to take the historic tram to Foz do Douro or visit one of the Port wine cellars.
Vila Foz Hotel & SPA has a restaurant, fitness centre, a bar and garden. Among the facilities at this property are room service and a business centre. Free WiFi throughout the property. The hotel features an indoor pool and a 24-hour front desk. All rooms are fitted with air conditioning, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, a kettle, a shower, a hairdryer and a desk. At the hotel, the rooms are fitted with a wardrobe and a private bathroom. Vila Foz Hotel & SPA offers a buffet or American breakfast. Guests staying at the accommodation have access to the in-house wellness area and includes a sauna. Guests at Vila Foz Hotel & SPA will be able to enjoy activities in and around Porto, like cycling.
236 Avenida de Montevideu, Aldoar - Foz do Douro - Nevogilde, 4150-516 Porto, Portugal.
InterContinental Porto - Palacio das Cardosas ★ ★ ★ ★
Located in an old listed and atmospheric building, the two-star Hotel Jardim Viana do Castelo provides picturesque views over the river Lima, the city centre or the mountains. The staff offer their guests a friendly welcome so typical of the region. Each room combines traditional features with modern facilities. They all open out on to private balconies with iron railings. Breakfast is served each morning in the homely and friendly dining hall.
Praca da Liberdade, 25, União de Freguesias do Centro, 4000-322 Porto, Portugal.
Overlooking the Avenida dos Aliados the hotel is ideally located and in the thick of the action. The building itself is historic. Rooms vary in size and are fitted with satellite TV, air conditioning and wifi, although occasionally the decor looks a little tired. That said, the hotel is a great budget option as the prices are very reasonable for its location. Downstairs there's the Guarany restaurant, an excellent spot to spend an evening if feet are sore. Live music is played on a rotating schedule, mostly comprising of Fado singers.
Avenida dos Aliados, 85/89, União de Freguesias do Centro, 4000-066 Porto, Portugal.
Catalonia Porto features a restaurant, fitness centre, a bar and garden in Porto. Featuring room service, this property also provides guests with a terrace. The accommodation provides an outdoor swimming pool, a 24-hour front desk, where staff can assist guests, as well as free WiFi throughout the property.
At the hotel, each room comes with a desk, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom. Guest rooms at Catalonia Porto include air conditioning and a wardrobe. A buffet breakfast is available daily at the accommodation.
92 Rua de Entreparedes, União de Freguesias do Centro, 4000-198 Porto, Portugal.
Situated within 450 yards of Matosinhos Market and a ten-minute walk of Matosinhos Beach, O Valentim Hotel in Matosinhos provides a terrace and rooms with free WiFi. Rooms come with a wardrobe, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom. O Valentim Hotel features some units with sea views from balconies.
Guests at the accommodation can enjoy a continental or a Full English/Irish breakfast. Various dining options include Portuguese, seafood and Mediterranean are available at the in-house restaurant.
Ideal location in Porto, PortoBay Flores provides air-conditioned rooms, a fitness centre and a bar. Among the facilities of this property are a restaurant, a 24-hour front desk and room service, with free WiFi throughout the property. Guests can chill out in the indoor pool.
Guest rooms in the hotel are equipped with a flat-screen TV. Each room is fitted with a private bathroom with a shower, a hairdryer and toiletries. Guests at PortoBay Flores can enjoy a buffet breakfast. Spa and wellness facilities include a hammam and a sauna. Both are at the guests' disposal during their stay at the accommodation.
27 Rua das Flores, União de Freguesias do Centro, 4050-416 Porto, Portugal.
Located in the UNESCO World Heritage Centre of Porto overlooking the river Douro, the Carrís Porto Ribeira is very close to the Praça da Ribeira, the Palácio da Bolsa and the Centro de Congressos da Alfândega. Only five minutes walk from the train and metro stations and a 20-minute drive from the airport. The hotel has also its own restaurant, "Forno Velho".
Rua do Infante Dom Henrique 1, 4050-296, Porto, Portugal.
Pestana Palácio do Freixo, Pousada & National Monument ★ ★ ★ ★ ★
Overlooking the river in Porto, this 5-star Palácio Do Freixo is set in a restored 18th-century Baroque building. It offers aristocratic public areas with stately architecture, combined with modern rooms with a flat-screen TV. Rooms at Pousada Do Porto - Palácio Do Freixo are spacious, air-conditioned and have a separate seating area. Bathrooms include luxury amenities and a hairdryer. Some rooms offer Douro River views. Guests can relax on a sun lounger next to the hotel's infinity pool which overlooks the river. The spa has a Turkish bath, heated indoor pool and a sauna. Massage treatments are also available. The restaurant at Pousada Do Porto -- Palácio Do Freixo serves a daily buffet breakfast cooked with fresh ingredients. Guests can order light snacks at the pool or evening cocktails at the hotel’s bar.
Estrada Nacional 108, Campanhã, 4300-316 Porto, Portugal.
With views out to sea from the rooms, a rooftop bar and outdoor terrace within easy reach of the centre of Porto. Fully equipped with a restaurant, pool, gym and wifi, minibar and cable TV in the rooms. Ideal for visitors who wish to combine a beach holiday with a city break. Offering a tranquil stay, all rooms are fitted with air conditioning and include a minibar and cable TV. Guests can have a drink at the hotel's bar or enjoy a gentle sea breeze over a bottle of port wine on the terrace. You can round off your day with a visit to Boa-Vista’s fitness centre or spend an afternoon soaking up the sun in the pool area. Boa – Vista Hotel is a five-minute walk from Ingleses Beach.
Esplanada Do Castelo Nº 58, Foz do Douro, Aldoar - Foz do Douro - Nevogilde, 4150-196 Porto, Portugal.
Situated in the heart of Porto, Flores Boutique Hotel & Spa is set in an 18th-century historical building and offers a complete wellness centre with a sauna and an indoor pool. Mixing contemporary and antique décor, this property provides free WiFi. Flores Boutique includes a variety of apartments and rooms spread through various buildings. Each accommodation is equipped with air conditioning, soundproofing, telephone, flat-screen cable TV and a minibar. The private bathrooms are complete with a bidet, a hairdryer, a bath and toiletries. The apartments are spacious and include a fully equipped kitchenette that guests can use to prepare their own meals.
Rua das Flores, 139, União de Freguesias do Centro, 4050-266 Porto, Portugal.
Close to the airport and the Exponor exhibition centre, this is a great business choice and a great base for visitors to the area. Also nearby is the shopping area, restaurants and beaches. There is also a good restaurant on-site as well as a small gym and pool. Clean, modern, friendly and comfortable, all you require from a mid-range hotel.
Estrada da Lagoa Azul - Linho, 2714-511 Sintra, Portugal.