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Palacio do Freixo

Estrada Nacional 108, Porto 4300-316, Portugal
+351 22 531 1000
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“outdoor pool” (3 reviews)
“the river” (3 reviews)
“presentation” (2 reviews)
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European, Portuguese
Estrada Nacional 108, Porto 4300-316, Portugal
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is part of the Pestana chain. It is a restored palace, a national monument. The grounds are breathtakingly beautiful. Located on the river; the views in the early morning and evening add to the Portugal experience. The infinity pool seems part of the river...More

Thank Deborah B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had reserved a table as we booked in and were duly escorted to it. The lady Maître D guided us through the menu and left us to choose, the waiter came to take our order and I was surprised that all the staff spoke...More

Thank Leslie S
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed in this beautiful hotel for 3 nights and enjoyed 2 times an excellent dinner in the restaurant. Staff was very pleasant and made both evenings a success. Food was also very good; you should try the cod/low temperature egg/consomme as a starter!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The palace and its premises are beautiful. I loved the inside paintings. Rooms and bathrooms are large and comfortable with a modern decor. Breakfast offers lots of options including delicious fruits, amazing cheeses, different kinds of breads and pastries... really good! The concierges did a...More

Thank Danita72
Reviewed March 3, 2017

The palace is wonderfully renovated. The food is very, very tasty and good (40 EUR per person). The menu is rather short but all very well done and the presentation of food is fantastic. 5-stars! So you wonder: why this restaurant is not in the...More

Thank Maciej H
Reviewed January 30, 2017

I recently spent 3 nights in this former palace outside of the Porto city center and enjoyed it very much. Quiet location. An easy ride to the center-either with the free hotel shuttle (reserve in advance) or a one way taxi ride of €6. Modern...More

Thank Tracy E
Reviewed January 18, 2017

Very good facilities including indoor and outdoor pool, restuarant and bar food is excellent and its a grerats spot next to the River just far emough out from Porto.

Thank Simon B
Reviewed January 11, 2017 via mobile

Fantastic building with a view on ponto de freixo. As you can expect from such a nice place the food served is from excellent quality nicely served. De staff is alo just as fantastic as the building. Not the cheapest place but is really worth...More

Thank Olav T
Reviewed September 20, 2016 via mobile

With a killer view and an ancient but beautiful setting, this bar has a star... Jose. He has just returned from The Best Bartender Of The Year competition and made us a whisky sour and a Negroni that are magnificent. We cannot recommend this place...More

Thank MdeT
Reviewed August 12, 2016 via mobile

I suppose I could write this in Portuguese.....but then probably it wouldnt be useful to a wider audience. So here goes, a review written in English by a Portuguese native. Simply put, Palacio do Freixo is a world class hotel on the river front, very...More

Thank Antonio M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Estrada Nacional 108, Porto 4300-316, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Porto
  • Phone Number: +351 22 531 1000
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