Constructed in 2010, this city hotel is a tranquil heaven where guests can unwind in an atmosphere of relaxed sophistication. Discreet but attentive service from a knowledgeable and friendly team make every guest feel welcome and at ease. In addition to a lobby area with 24-hour reception and check-out services, facilities available to guests at this family-friendly establishment include a safe, cloakroom and lift access, as well as a bar, TV lounge, restaurant and conference facilities. Furthermore, guests can take advantage of wireless Internet access and room and laundry services. Those arriving by car may leave their vehicles in the hotel car park and garage. Younger guests will be entertained at the kids' club.
This is a wine hotel in the historic port wine cellar district in Oporto (Portugal). It is the city's address of choice for discerning travellers and wine lovers as well as those visiting Oporto and the north of Portugal. It is set in extensive landscaped gardens enjoying panoramic views. Shopping venues are about 1 km away and the railway station is around 25 minutes' walk from the hotel. The sea and beach are approximately 10 minutes' drive from the hotel, which is about 20 km from Francisco de Sá Carneiro Airport.
Spacious Executive Rooms are 36m² in size and enjoy views of the historic city of Porto, the Douro River and feature a private balcony where guests enjoy spectacular sunsets. In addition to a private bathroom with a bathtub, shower and hairdryer, in-room amenities include a direct dial telephone, satellite/cable TV, radio and Internet access, as well as a minibar and a double or king-size bed. Individually regulated heating and a safety deposit box are further standard features of all accommodation units.
There is an indoor and an outdoor heated swimming pool with a poolside snack bar and sun loungers and parasols laid out for use by the water's edge. Guests can also work up a sweat in the sauna, perfect their suntans on the sun terrace or relax with massage treatments and special spa packages. Those looking to stay in shape can enjoy a workout at the hotel gym. Facilities for playing bocce are available and programmes of entertainment are laid on for children. Meanwhile, fans of the fairway can head to the nearest golf course, which is some 7 km from the hotel.
Bed and breakfast and half and full-board stays are available to be booked. A continental breakfast is served each morning. Lunch is available to be enjoyed as a buffet and dinner can be taken à la carte.
The hotel accepts American Express, MasterCard, Diners Club and VISA payments.
From Francisco de Sá Carneiro Airport: Head east 40 m, turn right towards the N107. At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto the N107 and travel for 2.5 km. At the next roundabout, take the 2nd exit toward Matosinhos/Porto (0.2 km). Turn right toward R. de Joaquim Alves da Silva and take a slight right to Matosinhos/Porto and travel 0.3 km. Merge onto A28. Take the exit onto A28/IC23 towards Gaia/Lisboa/Ponte da Arrábida/A1. Take the exit towards Gaia/Afurada. Turn right towards R. do Cavaco and a slight left at R. do Cavaco. Take the 1st right onto Cais do Cavaco. Continue on Cais Capelo Ivens and continue on Cais da Fontaínha and Cais de Gaia. At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto Av. Ramos and turn right at R. Serpa Pinto. Make a slight left turn at R. Conselheiro Veloso da Cruz and turn left at R. do Choupelo. Take a slight right to stay on R. do Choupelo. The hotel is on the right.
Direct dial telephone
Satellite cable TV
King size bed