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Overview of Vidago Palace

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Indoor pool, seasonal outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
Indoor pool, seasonal outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
Indoor Spa Tub
In-room safe, desk, blackout drapes, soundproofing

Vidago Palace

5 out of 5

4.9/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 5.0/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Pet friendly
  • Air conditioning

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays

Explore the area

    Popular LocationPonte Romana de Trajano19 min drive
    Popular LocationPonte Trajano19 min drive
    Popular LocationChaves Castle21 min drive
    AirportVila Real (VRL)36 min drive

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Sorry, this property is temporarily unavailable Thu, Jan 14 - Thu, Apr 29.

Superior Room

5/5 guest room rating
  • 258 sq ft
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 King Bed OR 2 Twin Beds

Classic Room

4.6/5 guest room rating
  • 236 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed OR 2 Twin Beds

Privilege Room

5/5 guest room rating
  • 398 sq ft
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 King Bed OR 2 Twin Beds

Junior Suite

No guest room rating
  • 420 sq ft
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 King Bed OR 2 Twin Beds

Grand Suite, 1 Bedroom, Garden View

  • 861 sq ft
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 King Bed OR 2 Twin Beds

About this area

Chaves

Located in Chaves, Vidago Palace is in a rural area and in the mountains. Ponte Romana de Trajano and Roman Baths and Palace of Justice are local landmarks and National Railway Museum is one of the area's attractions. Boat tours offers a great chance to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with mountain biking and hiking/biking trails nearby.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Forte de Sao Francisco - 18 min drive
  • Ponte Romana de Trajano - 19 min drive
  • Ponte Trajano - 19 min drive
  • Chaves Castle - 21 min drive
  • Roman Baths and Palace of Justice - 23 min drive

Getting around

  • Dr. Francisco de Sa Carneiro Airport (OPO) - 84 min drive

Restaurants

  • Salao Nobre — 1 min walk
  • The Wine Cellar — 1 min walk
  • Bar Atlântico — 9 min walk
  • Bataclan — 11 min walk
  • Biquinho Doce — 11 min walk

About this property

Vidago Palace

Family-friendly hotel with 2 restaurants and winery
2 restaurants, an attached winery, and a full-service spa are available at this hotel. Free buffet breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free valet parking are also provided. Additionally, a golf course, an indoor pool, and 2 bars/lounges are onsite. All 70 soundproofed rooms feature free WiFi and 24-hour room service. For a bit of entertainment, LCD TVs come with satellite channels, and guests will also appreciate thoughtful touches like bathrobes and slippers.
Vidago Palace offers 70 accommodations with safes and complimentary newspapers. 42-inch LCD televisions come with satellite channels and pay movies. Bathrooms include showers, bathrobes, slippers, and bidets.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and hair dryers. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.

Guests can play rounds at the 18-hole golf course. An indoor pool, a children's pool, a seasonal outdoor pool, and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include an outdoor tennis court, a health club, and a sauna.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Vidago Palace Spa has 20 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, sports massages, and facials. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy, Ayurvedic, and hydrotherapy. The spa is equipped with a sauna, a steam room, and Turkish bath/hammam.

The spa is open daily. Guests under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa.

Awards and affiliations

The property is a member of the Leading Hotels of the World.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows regional cleaning and disinfection practices of Clean & Safe (Portugal)
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks available
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site
  • Free valet parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • 24-hour roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle on request
  • Train station pick-up shuttle (surcharge)
  • Casino shuttle (surcharge)
  • Limo/town car service

Food and drink

  • Free buffet breakfast
  • 2 restaurants
  • 2 bars/lounges and 1 poolside bar
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • 18 holes of golf
  • Children's pool
  • Free bicycle rentals
  • Full-service spa
  • Golf driving range
  • Health club
  • Helicopter/airplane tours
  • Indoor pool
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Private picnics
  • Sauna
  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Spa tub
  • Steam room
  • Winery attached

Family friendly

  • Baby bath
  • Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
  • Children's club (surcharge)
  • Children's pool
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Highchair
  • Indoor pool
  • In-room child care (surcharge)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge)

Conveniences

  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Golf caddy
  • Golf cart
  • Golf clubhouse
  • Golf clubs
  • Golf lessions with a pro
  • Golf pro shop
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Turndown service
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Business services

  • 8 meeting rooms
  • Business center
  • Computer station
  • Conference center (9634 square feet of space)

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Terrace

Spa

  • 20 treatment rooms
  • Aromatherapy
  • Ayurvedic treatments
  • Body scrubs
  • Body treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Couples treatment room(s)
  • Facials
  • Hydrotherapy
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massage - deep-tissue
  • Massage - hot stone
  • Massage - prenatal
  • Massage - sports
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Reflexology
  • Sauna
  • Spa open daily
  • Steam room
  • Turkish bath/hammam

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Pool hoist on site
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible business center
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness center
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Wheelchairs available on site

More

  • Designated smoking areas
  • Romance packages available

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Bidet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 42-inch LCD TV
  • Pay movies
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free newspapers
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Slippers
  • Soundproofing
  • Turndown service

Similar properties

The price per-night is based on the lowest price found within the past 24 hours for the next 30 nights. All prices include taxes and fees and are based on a 1-night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - midnight
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 72 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after midnight please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

This property is closed from January 14 2021 to April 29 2021 (dates subject to change).

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets allowed for an extra charge of EUR 60 per pet, per night
1 per room

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! One child 2 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available for EUR 40.00

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: EUR 180.00 per vehicle (one way)
  • Pet fee: EUR 60 per pet, per night
  • Service animals are exempt from fees

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 18 years old
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport and train station (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
The seasonal pool will be open from June to September
Reservations are required for massage services; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
One child 2 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
Some facilities may have restricted access; guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Guests under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa

Property is also known as

Vidago Palace Chaves
Vidago Palace Hotel Chaves
Vidago Palace Hotel
Vidago Palace Hotel
Vidago Palace Chaves
Vidago Palace Hotel Chaves

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Vidago Palace and receive a full refund?
Yes, Vidago Palace offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Vidago Palace cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Vidago Palace?
As of Apr 18, 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Vidago Palace on Apr 30, 2021 start from $283, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Does Vidago Palace have a pool?
Yes, this property has an indoor pool, a seasonal outdoor pool, and a children's pool.
Is Vidago Palace pet-friendly?
Yes, this hotel allows pets (limit 1 per room). There's a fee of EUR 60 per pet, per night.
How much is parking at Vidago Palace?
Self parking and valet parking are free at this property.
What time is check-in at Vidago Palace?
Check-in is from 3:00 PM - midnight. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at Vidago Palace?
Check-out is at noon.
Does Vidago Palace provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle that runs on request. A fee of EUR 180.00 per vehicle applies.
Where is Vidago Palace located?
Located in the mountains, this family-friendly hotel is 11 mi (17.7 km) from Ponte Romana de Trajano and 11.9 mi (19.2 km) from Chaves Castle. National Railway Museum and Roman Baths and Palace of Justice are also within 16 mi (25 km).

Overall score and ratings

4.9

Exceptional

Rating 5 - Excellent. 84 out of 96 reviews
5 - Excellent 88%
Rating 4 - Good. 12 out of 96 reviews
4 - Good 13%
Rating 3 - Okay. 0 out of 96 reviews
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Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 96 reviews
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5.0/5

Cleanliness

4.9/5

Staff & service

5.0/5

Amenities

4.9/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Excellent
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2019

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Excellent
Stayed 2 nights in Dec 2019

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 4 nights in Oct 2019

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
I plan to return for four or five days. Play golf. Drive in to Porto. And just relax. Very peaceful here.
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2019

5/5 Excellent

Business traveler
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Hidden Treasure
An incredible hidden treasure in Northern Portugal. We stayed with a tennis group and couldn't have been happier with the service, accommodations, quality of food, and spa services.
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2019

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