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Pestana Palacio do Freixo

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Traveller (1358)
Room & Suite (349)
Pool & Beach (142)
Overview
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“old palace”(56 reviews)
“douro river”(118 reviews)
“infinity pool”(29 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Conforto and quality with a beautiful view of Douro river. It is located 30 minutes walking from the Luiz I bridge that links the City of Porto and Vila de Gaia and the bars and restaurants of the Ribeira.

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Thank Geraldo R
Reviewed 4 days ago

Stayed two nights in the hotel in junior suites whilst the rooms spacious the lighting and plumbing were below standard. The positives were the swimming pool area with good bar for lunch. The hotel is situated a little way outside of the main area of...More

Thank David P
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We stayed at the hotel at the end of the August 2018 heatwave and enjoyed all aspects of it: the layout of the hotel, the comfort of the room, and the friendliness of the staff. A landmark in its own right, the hotel is close...More

Thank 777jmb
Reviewed 1 week ago

A wonderful stay in Pestana Palacio do Freixo! A quiet location with easy and quick access to Porto by Über/taxi. Perfect bar setting, friendly staff. Breakfast selection could have more vegetarian and vegan options. Strongly recommended!

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Thank Pasi H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful, calm and relaxing hotel located on the river bank in Porto. The service was excellent, friendly and efficient. Our room overlooked the river and was roomy, cool and quiet. Breakfast and dinner were excellent. There is a pleasant walk into Porto along the river...More

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Thank Katharine C
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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Business Centre with Internet Access
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair Access
Airport Transportation
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$167 - US$464 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Family Hotel in Porto
#2 Romantic Hotel in Porto
#4 Spa Hotel in Porto
#4 Business Hotel in Porto
#5 Luxury Hotel in Porto
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$167 - US$464 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Family Hotel in Porto
#2 Romantic Hotel in Porto
#4 Spa Hotel in Porto
#4 Business Hotel in Porto
#5 Luxury Hotel in Porto
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (1358)
Room & Suite (349)
Pool & Beach (142)
Dining (116)
Amenities (54)
Family and Play Areas (15)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (4)
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Elizabeth B
6 August 2018|
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Response from Rachel F | Reviewed this property |
It’s a lovely walk, about half an hour. The hotel will organise you a taxi which is around 7 Euro
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K S
17 June 2017|
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Response from Hudner | Reviewed this property |
Ours was but will depend on your package.
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legoupil
27 March 2017|
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Response from SylvainH | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can get a massage.
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Room Tips
"Stay away from "garden room". Splurge at this property if you stay here."
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"Ask to stay in a room with view to the swimming pool."
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"Ask for a river view but you will pay a lot more so it depends if it is important to you."
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"Any room is ok but not all have water views"
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