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Pestana Palacio do Freixo

ElvolineUS$258*
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#5 of 104 Hotels in Porto
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12/05/2017 13/05/2017
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

Palácio do Freixo is a perfect place to enjoy a beautiful and Historical 5 star hotel with amazing views and impecable service. It provides a quiet and very comfortable environment that allows you to rest and has all the amenities you can expect from this kind of hotel. Breakfast is very good and served in a beautiful room with amazing...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

After two days in transit, relaxing at the luxurious Palacio was sheer bliss. The ambience is unbeatable; the architects have converted a Baroque palace and adjoining flour mill, both fallen into disrepair, into a glorious hotel perched on the banks of the Douro River, just outside Porto. The decorations of the main room of the palace made me think that...

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had a super romantic experience is this amazing palace with inspiring view over Douro Valley. The room could be decorated in a more convencional way to be in line with the historial style of the building but we loved it anyway. Outstanding service and really pleasant and cosy atmosphere.

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I have to confess I was a little disappointed with this hotel, mainly because of my expectations, not because of the hotel itself. It was a bit far from the center of Porto, there is nothing that you can do walking distance, but the distances are not big in this town, so it is nothing that a 4 euro Uber...

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Friday Harbor, Washington
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Really enjoyed the Pestana Palacio. About 1.5 miles from Porto, on the Douro. Can walk to town on the flat paved walkway by the river, or cab. Staff is super attentive and very helpful, will take care of any requests. Lovely infinity pool overlooking the river, can have drinks and snacks there; also an indoor pool and fitness center. The...

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The hotel consists of two buildings, a former palace several centuries old and a former factory building about a century old. The palace houses the common areas (reception, bar, dining). The factory houses the guest rooms, the gym and the pool and spa areas. All public areas and guest rooms are decorated with original part, partly classic and partly contemporary....

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Salzburg, Austria
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

lovely hotel staff, fine spa with outdoor infinity pool, and the hotel itself is very beautiful! They did a egg hunting on Easter for the Kids - with real rabbits. The rooms are great! It is perfect to relax after visiting Porto.

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Prague, Czech Republic
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Thank you very much for very nice stay during Easter Holidays. Everything was super, food, staff include amazing atmosphere in the hotel. We did enjoy Ester brunch and egg hunting which was organized by hotel. We will return back, sure!

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Boca Raton, Florida
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Palace as pictured above is beautiful. The Palace building holds the reception and restaurant , and the rooms are located in the building next to this in a converted factory. The rooms and bathrooms are very comfortable and roomy. We had a beautiful view of the Douoro and an abandoned, but very charming factory. The location is about 1...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for two days at this wonderful facility in April 2017. First class treatment from very courteous an friendly staff. A shuttle (free) is provided to travel in to downtown Porto. The restaurant is outstanding with a wonderful breakfast buffet. Highly recommended

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This hotel is situated by Porto's Douro River in a restored 18th-century Baroque building. It offers grand public areas with original architecture. Rooms at Pestana Palacio 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 Palacio Do Freixo's outdoor infinity pool which overlooks the river. The restaurant Palatium 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. The hotel is situated 2.5 km from the Dolce Vita Shopping Area and 1 km from Campanha Train Station. Porto Airport is a 20-minute drive away. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pestana Palacio do Freixo

Address: Estrada Nacional 108, 206 | Campanha, Porto 4300-316, Portugal (Formerly Pousada do Porto - Freixo Palace Hotel)
Region: Portugal > Northern Portugal > Porto District > Porto
Price Range: $295 - $630 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Pestana Palacio do Freixo 5*
Number of rooms: 87
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Also Known As:
Palacio Do Freixo Hotel Porto
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#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
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“Avoid Level 0”
Vmartinussi, 23 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Request views of the river, or patio connecting to Palace.”
Listu, 16 Apr 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are good”
donaldh956, 12 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Best views high up.”
ianh410, 4 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a view of the river.”
seanh861, 2 Apr 2017 | Read review
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