Probably this is Porto's most famous hotel and with the best views. Located on the corner of Praca da Ribeira, the Pestana Porto Hotel has made its way onto countless postcards and photos. Occupying part of a block of 16th, 17th and 18th-century building, and has been classified World Heritage by UNESCO.
Praça da Ribeira 1, 4050-513, 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 also has its own restaurant, "Forno Velho".
Rua do Infante Dom Henrique 1, 4050-296, Porto, Portugal.
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 an equally friendly welcome so typical of the region. Each room combines traditional features with modern facilities. They all open out onto 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 fitted with satellite TV, air conditioning and wifi, although occasionally the decor looks a little tired. That said, this 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 comprising mainly of Fado singers.
Avenida dos Aliados, 85/89, União de Freguesias do Centro, 4000-066 Porto, Portugal.
This four-star hotel is ideally located a short walk from the Dom João metro station, allowing easy access to the tourist areas of Gaia, Porto, railway stations and the Airport. Modern, uncluttered and clean with friendly staff. Each room is fully equipped with a flat-screen cable TV, air conditioning and a desk. The private bathroom comes with a bath, toiletries, and scales. Breakfast is served daily and is included in the room rate. The restaurant offers a selection of dishes at reasonable prices.
Avenida da Republica, 2038, Vila Nova de Gaia 4430-195, Portugal.
Mercure Porto Gaia hotel is in the centre of Gaia and alongside Arrabida bridge. The hotel enjoys a privileged location, only five minutes from port wine cellars and 7.5 miles (12 km) from Porto international airport and the Exponor exhibition centre. The hotel is decorated with a port wine theme and offers a restaurant, bar, meeting rooms, WiFi Internet and parking. Next to Arrabida shopping centre and the Holmes Place health club, the hotel is perfect for your business or leisure trip.
Rua Manuel Moreira de Barros 618D, Vila Nova de Gaia 4400-346, Portugal.
The Yeatman is considered one of the best of Porto's hotels. Along with their luxurious service, amenities and two Michelin star restaurant, they also offer package programmes offering tours to Taylor’s Port Wine Cellar with Port wine tasting and a three-course lunch, as well as other discounts.
Rua do Choupelo (Santa Marinha), 345, 4400-088 Vila Nova de Gaia, Portugal.
It has views out to sea from the rooms, a rooftop bar and outdoor terrace and 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.
58 Esplanada Do Castelo, Foz do Douro, 4150-196 Porto, Portugal.
Vila Foz Hotel & SPA has a restaurant, fitness centre, a bar and garden. Amongst the facilities at this property are room service and a business centre, along with 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 that 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, Foz do Douro, 4150-516 Porto, Portugal.
Close to the airport and the Exponor exhibition centre, this is a great business choice as well as 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.
Rotunda da Exponor 4450-801, Matosinhos, Portugal.