Pestana Palacio do Freixo

A member of the Leading Hotels of the World, this hotel is a wonderful example of Portuguese Baroque architecture

Pestana Palacio do Freixo

Hotel Description

Pestana Palácio do Freixo is a stunning and sophisticated hotel made up of a beautifully restored 18th century palace and a 19th century building. A member of the Leading Hotels of the World, this hotel is a wonderful example of Portuguese Baroque architecture which will awe and dazzle you with French-style manicured gardens, granite stonework, ornate frescoes and gilt opulence.

Enjoying a quiet location on the banks on the River Douro, Pestana Palácio do Freixo provides elegant contemporary accommodation, complimentary transport to the city centre, two pools, a luxury spa and personalised and attentive service.

Pestana Palacio do Freixo

The panoramic outdoor pool faces the river plus there is an indoor heated pool. Visiting the city centre is simple as the hotel provides complimentary transport. Alternatively, guests can stroll along the beautiful waterfront or perhaps take a river cruise.

Visit the spa to enjoy a massage or beauty treatment or relax in the sauna, Turkish bath or Jacuzzi.


  • Fitness Centre
  • Hammam
  • In-room Dining
  • Indoor Swimming Pool
  • Jacuzzi
  • Landscaped Gardens
  • Laundry
  • Luxury Spa
  • Minibar
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool
  • Sauna
  • Wi-Fi


Room Types

The comfortable and contemporary rooms have air conditioning, heating, free internet access, hairdryer, safe, cable TV and a minibar.


Most of the Classic Rooms overlook the stunning gardens of the Pousada. Rooms have a king-size or two twin beds and bathroom with bath and/or shower.

33 sq m


With views of the Douro River, these rooms have plenty of natural light, a king size or two twin beds and bathroom with bath and shower.

30 sq m

Junior Suite

Junior Suites have a separate area for sleeping and living. These spacious rooms have corner views, a bathroom with natural lights and a bathtub.

60 sq m

Standard Suite

These exceptional suites have a separate bedroom and living room plus amazing views of the Douro river. The bathroom has a bath and shower. Available with king size or two twin beds.

70 sq m

Suite Nasoni

Suite Nasoni has breathtaking views of the Douro River, king size bed, separate living room with work and relaxation areas, dining table, 60 sq m terrace, two bathrooms, flat screen TV and Nespresso coffee machine.

85 sq m


Palatium Restaurant: Serves buffet style breakfast and beautiful regional cuisine and seafood in the evenings.

Nasoni Dining & Bar: Enjoy a light snack or drink at Nasoni.

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