Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly Porto hotel in Boavista, walk to Casa da Musica


This family-friendly Porto hotel is located in the business district, within a 10-minute walk of Bessa Stadium and Casa da Musica. Sandeman Cellars and Museum of Port Wine are also within 3 mi (5 km).

Hotel Features

Along with 4 restaurants, this hotel has 2 indoor pools and a full-service spa. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a health club, a bar/lounge, and a spa tub are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 251 rooms feature thoughtful touches like bathrobes and slippers, plus free WiFi and LCD TVs with cable channels. Guests will also find 24-hour room service, minibars, and rainfall showerheads.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Porto Palacio Congress Hotel & Spa features a full-service spa, 2 indoor swimming pools, a health club, and a spa tub. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 4 restaurants. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This 5-star property offers access to a 24-hour business center and meeting rooms. 11 meeting rooms are available. This luxury hotel also offers a children's pool, a sauna, and a steam room. Onsite parking is available (surcharge).

Porto Palacio Congress Hotel & Spa has designated areas for smoking.

  • 24-hour business center 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Children's pool 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Computer station 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference center 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Hair salon 
  • Health club 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Library 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Number of floors - 19 
  • Number of indoor pools - 2 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 11 
  • Number of restaurants - 4 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Sauna 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Spa tub 
  • Steam room 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Total number of rooms - 251 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Turkish bath/Hammam 
  • Wedding services 
  • Wired (high-speed) Internet access - surcharge 
  • Year Built 1982 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Babysitting or childcare  
  • Children's pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Indoor pools  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Wired (high-speed) Internet access - surcharge


Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Bidet 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Climate control 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room massage available 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • LCD TV 
  • Minibar 
  • Pay movies 
  • Phone 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Slippers 
  • Turndown service 

Where to Eat

Breakfast is available for a surcharge and served each morning between 7 AM and 10:30 AM.

Nautilus Bar and Bistro - This fine-dining restaurant serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Gosho - This restaurant specializes in Japanese cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. Reservations are required. Open daily.

Porto Beer - This brasserie serves lunch and dinner. Reservations are required.

Madruga - This buffet restaurant serves breakfast only.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

2 indoor swimming pools are on site along with a children's pool. Other recreational amenities include a health club, a spa tub, a sauna, and a steam room.

Children under 12 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool without adult supervision.

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

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Aerobics on site 

Spa Services

Porto Palacio Spa has 7 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include massages, facials, body wraps, and body scrubs. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and hydrotherapy. The spa is equipped with hot springs/mineral springs, a sauna, and Turkish bath/hammam.

Children under 12 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision. Guests under 18 years old are not allowed in the spa.

  • Number of treatment rooms 7 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Hot springs/mineral springs in spa 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Hydrotherapy treatments 
  • Massages 
  • Minimum age to access spa is 18 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 3 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children under 12 years old stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are 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.


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: EUR 15 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room high-speed Internet (wired): EUR 8 (for 12 hours, rates may vary)
  • Self parking fee: EUR 26.40 per day
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

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