Located in the city of Porto, the Pestana Palacio do Freixo, a 18th-century palatial riverside hotel in Baroque architecture.
Located in the city of Porto, the Pestana Palacio do Freixo, is an eighteenth century palace with classic luxury, full of contemporary comfort. The property is a unique example of Baroque architecture, with large gardens and green spaces and breath taking views of the River Douro. Originally designed by visionary Italian architect Nicolau Nasoni, the floor-to-ceiling opulence of this 18th century baroque palace has been painstakingly restored.
Featuring traditional Portuguese azulejos and intricate fresco ceilings, this historic inn was classified as a national monument and opened its doors in 2009. Guests are accommodated in spacious rooms with mesmerising river views in the adjacent Harmonia Flour Factory, which has also been handsomely renovated.
Amenities include an infinity pool, sun loungers, heated indoor pool and sauna, plus a Turkish bath spa. The Pousada’s Splendor Spa is a distinctive modern space managed by professional therapists dedicated to the health and well being of all clients. After a vigorous workout in the gymnasium, enjoy a leisurely swim in the heated indoor pool or luxuriate in the cleansing steam of the sauna or Turkish bath to relax your muscles. With over 14 different massage treatments available, including sports massage, reflexology and the harmony massage.
The sophisticated restaurant in the hotel serves traditional local cuisine. Take a quiet stroll through the wonderful gardens and experience the tranquility of the riverside infinity pool – a truly exquisite place to watch the world go by. The Campanhã Train Station is only 1 km away, while Porto Airport is 20-minute drive away.
Estrada Nacional, No 108 Porto Portugal 4300-316