Hotels and Apartments
in Porto and Douro region - Portugal
The wine is produced in the terraced vineyards of the upper reaches of the rive around Regua. It used to de transported downstream on a dangerous journey by boat.
Today the river is a series of dams and cruise vessels can cross the breadth of Portugal.
In the Region is Guimaraes which was the capital of Portugal in the early period as a nation,
There is also Braga which is the religious capital of the country.
This page includes hotels in the region.
|Other types of accommodation within the Porto and Douro Region|
|Hotels - Porto and Douro Basin - Portugal|
|Porto (Oporto)||Hotel Infante Sagres||5 star|
|A hotel in the centre of Porto (Oporto) built in the 1950's in the style of earlier periods. This elegant hotel provides superb quality and comfort for its guests.|
|Porto (Oporto)||Pestana Porto Hotel||4 star|
|Previously known as the Porto Carlton, this hotel is on the waterside in the UNESCO World Heritage area. Across the Douro River are the famous Port Wine 'Caves'.|
|Vila do Conde||Forte Sao Joao||4 star|
|A 17th century fort, originally built for the military defence of the River Ave, has been converted into a small, delightful hotel. The hotel offers luxury and comfort in superb surroundings.|
|Pinhao||Hotel CS Vintage House||5 star|
|Five star hotel is a former 18th century estate which enjoys a fantastic riverfront location.|
|Chaves||Forte de Sao Francisco||4 star|
|Convent, converted into a fort in the 16th Century, and now a luxury hotel. Chaves was important to the Romans in 78 AD because of the hot springs.|
|Braga||Golden Tulip Braga Hotel||4 star|
|Converted Convent with a football pitch, tennis court, indoor pool, gymnasium, sauna, jacuzzi, turkish bath and, a massage treatment room.|
|Regua - Douro River||Regua Douro Hotel||4 star|
|On the banks of the Douro River Close to the town and Railway station. Restaurant with panoramic view.|
|Pacos de Ferreira||Hotel de Charme Quinta Pinheiro||Manor House Hotel|
|A Quinta that has been converted into a tourism complex with rooms and apartments. Porto (Oporto) is about 10 miles away. This is an excellent base to tour the area.|
|Hotels and Apartments in other regions of Portugal|
|Alto Minho||Porto & Douro||Beiras||Tagus||Lisbon||Alentejo||Algarve|
Pousadas and hotels in Porto (Oporto) and Douro region of Portugal which includes Guimaraes, Braga and the Port Wine growing and production areas
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