In a quiet location on the banks of the enchanting River Douro, the majestic Pestana Palácio do Freixo Pousada & National Monument is a beautifully restored 18th century palace set in landscaped gardens.
Classified as a national monument, the property is a wonderful example of Portuguese Baroque architecture with lavish interiors featuring intricate fresco ceilings, gilded wood carvings and a careful blend of modern furnishings and antique pieces.
Contemporary styled guests rooms and suites are situated in the restored Harmonia Flour Factory connected to the palace by a covered passageway with river view rooms highly recommended.
The restaurant serves a buffet style breakfast and specialises in seafood and regional cuisine in the evenings.
The inviting outdoor pool faces the river, and there is a tranquil spa with a range of massage and beauty treatments, and a heated indoor pool. Complimentary transport is provided to the city centre, or alternatively guests can enjoy a leisurely stroll along the waterfront or a meandering river cruise.
A member of The Leading Hotels of the World.
Not all facilities are complimentary and are subject to seasonal demand.
Discounts available on stays of 3 nights or more between 20 July 2019 & 31 October 2019Request a quote
Book before 01 September 2019 for discounts on stays between 01 November 2019 & 28 December 2019 and 01 January 2020 & 31 March 2020Request a quote
Book before 01 February 2020 for discounts on stays between 01 April 2020 & 17 April 2020 , 22 April 2020 & 20 June 2020 and 26 June 2020 & 31 October 2020Request a quote
To reach the centre of town from the hotel take a stroll along the riverfront promenade and admire the exquisite views over the Douro, or opt for the
frequent, complimentary shuttle service