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Have the Ultimate Experience in these Top Design Hotels in PortugalSaturday 30 June 2018
Have the Ultimate Experience in these Top Design Hotels in Portugal ⇒ What does the classification of “design hotel” really means? And what can you expect a design hotel to be like? For us, a design hotel is a hospitality venture that’s notable for its out of the box Design, architecture and Interior decoration. A design hotel needs to pass the message that’s cool and that its primary appeal must be its appearance. The hotels we’re about to mention fully embroil this message and stand out due to its amazing design, but also to their fantastic hospitality experience.
Hotel Teatro arose from the spot where the Baquet Theatre was inaugurated in 1859. A hundred and fifty-one years after the inauguration of this iconic spot of Oporto, Hotel Teatro managed to recuperate its unique, refined and bohemian environment and adapted it to the luxury requirements of the hospitality industry.
Address: R. de Sá da Bandeira 84, 4000-427 Porto
Absoluto Design Hotel is located in the centre of Viana do Castelo and it has an avant-garde character to it. The hospitality venue offers spacious accommodations, including remarkably decorated rooms that feature a modern style and wooden floors, among many other luxurious amenities. Due to its unique location, guests will have access to plenty of cafes and restaurants that surround the hotel and it’s only a short walk away from the amazing coastal front of the city.
Address: R. da Bandeira 174, 4900-560 Viana do Castelo
Located in the heart of Alfama, one of the most typical districts of Lisbon, the Memmo Alfama enjoys the privileges of being in one of the best and trendiest locations in Lisbon. Memmo Alfama is already considered one of the best hotels in Lisbon and is the first boutique hotel in the city’s historic area, with its narrow streets, traditional shops, and the famous restaurants where you can appreciate a good meal while listening to the iconic Fado music.
Address: Tv. Merceeiras 27, 1100-348 Lisboa
Tucked away in a privileged location in Lisbon, Memmo Príncipe Real is the home to a secret sightseeing spot with breathtaking views of the city! Located at the top of the hill, this stunning 41-room property is the first five-star boutique hotel set in what is becoming the trendiest neighbourhood in Lisbon and for that particular reason that provides any visitor with a Lisbon experience that feels both timeless and authentically local.
Address: Rua D. Pedro V, 56 J, 1250-094 Lisboa
Glamorous, unique and historic are the best words to describe the astonishing Verride Palácio de Santa Catarina. This renovated townhouse is located in the heart of Lisbon and highlights nineteen royally modern suites and rooms that are extremely comfortable and chic. In addition, the hotel also features a top floor terrace which is bound to give guests breathtaking views of the old town, the Tagus River and the Atlantic Ocean. In 2018, Verride Palácio was distinguished with the prestigious “Condé Nast Traveller’s 2018 Hot List Award”. Through an attentive and personalized service, the hotel offers the best of what Portugal has to offer, from classic ingredients and recipes to wooden textures, porcelain designs and, of course, affable and loving people.
Address: R. de Santa Catarina 1, 1200-401 Lisboa
Farol Hotel is a proud member of the esteemed Design Hotels group. It is set in the waterfront of Cascais’ dramatic Atlantic coastline and reflect the unique essence of the township. One of the most particular features of the hotel is its adventurous architecture that embraces a remodelled 19th-century private mansion, that was once owned by the Count of Cabral. Farol Hotel is best described by its eclectic design composition and contemporary details which are masterfully blended with the tradition of the region.
Address: Av. Rei Humberto II de Italia 7, 2750-800 Cascais
Located near Lisbon, the Troia Design Hotel is included in the Troia Peninsula, a stunning natural reserve that’s home to some stunning beaches and a variety of wildlife. This contemporary five-star resort offers to its guests some sweeping views of the Atlantic Ocean, the Sado River and the extraordinary Arrábida Mountains. Its interiors are characterized by a sophisticated and cosy ambience that was carefully designed to the very last detail. The unique design hotel is also comprised of a B&G Restaurant that provides traditional Portuguese cuisine, a casino, a Blue & Green Spa defined by a minimalist yet luxurious touch, a show centre as well as a conference one. The hotel’s minimalist modern guest rooms are quite spacious and feature innovative designs, providing maximum comfort.
Address: Marina de Tróia 7570-789 Carvalhal Grândola, 7570-789
The sublime M’ar de Ar Aqueduto is a Five Star hotel located in the iconic Historic Center of Evora, an area classified as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. This boutique hotel is the stunning result of an amazing architectural adaptation of the former Palace of Sepulveda and was built according to the most modern concepts of contemporary architecture and design. This sublime hotel instance offers a spa of 220 square metres, 64 Rooms, and integrates the restaurant Degust`AR, where you can discover a Mediterranean gastronomy with the signature of Chief António Nobre.
Address: Rua Cândido Dos Reis, 72/78, 7000-582 Évora
Located in the villa of Castro Marim, in the district of Faro, the Praia Verde Boutique Hotel is regarded as one of the best boutique hotels in Europe due to its outstanding architecture and design features. The hotel was renovated under the management of the Discovery Hotel Management (DHM) which applied to it the interpretation of a new concept in the Portuguese hospitality industry. The suites are comfortable and include neutral colours and much light. In order to provide the home feeling and experience, the hotel has a fully-integrated and functional Lobby Market. In regards to dining, guests will have the opportunity to taste rustic, homemade and delicious cuisine from À Terra Restaurant.
Address: R. de Real Village – Praia Verde, 8950-434 Castro Marim
The Vine Hotel allows its guests to enjoy an unforgettable experience, inspired by the wine tradition of the Madeira Island. This tradition is, in fact, the main theme of the hotel. With a bold and modern design, the four floors of the Hotel reflect the state of the vineyard in a certain season, providing an incredible visual experience. This Five-Star hotel also provides memorable dinners, a luxury spa and an outdoor pool with unforgettable views.
Address: R. dos Aranhas 27, 9000-027 Funchal
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