Porto Palácio Hotel
Address: Av. da Boavista 1269, 4100-130 Porto
Featuring a rooftop lounge with panoramic Porto and Douro River views, 5-star Porto Palácio accommodation includes access to a luxurious spa with massage rooms, squash court, fitness centre and an indoor pool. The Casa da Musica is 8 minutes’ walk away.
Decorated in a modern style, the spacious, soundproofed rooms have a 26-inch, flat-screen satellite TV, seating area and minibar. The marble private bathrooms include underfloor heating. All rooms feature free WiFi access.
The VIP Lounge, a rooftop bar with views over Douro River and the city, serves drinks and light snacks.
Located on Avenida da Boavista, Porto Palácio Congress Hotel & Spa is a 7-minute walk from Estádio do Bessa. Casa da Música and Francos metro stations are both less than a 15-minute walk from the hotel. The city centre is around 15 minutes’ drive away. Porto International Airport is 13.4 km from the hotel.
10-minute walk to conference venue
Address: R. Dr. Marques de Carvalho 111, 4100-325 Porto
Centrally located in Porto’s prestigious Boavista district, a few minutes’ from Casa da Musica, BessaHotel offers a fitness centre and a Turkish bath. Free WiFi is available.
The luxurious air-conditioned rooms of BessaHotel are decorated in a modern style, with renovated headboards, carpeting and blackout curtains. All rooms have a Bluetooth integrated sound system, a work desk, minibar and a satellite/cable flat-screen TV. Some rooms have large terrace-style balconies with views of the city. A complimentary PS4 gaming system is available for guests to use in their room, upon request and depending on availability.
Novotel Porto Gaia Hotel
20-minute walk to conference venue
Address: Rua Martir São Sebastião, Afurada, 4400-499 Vila Nova de Gaia
Situated in Vila Nova de Gaia, Novotel Porto Gaia offers rooms with free Wi-Fi and a flat-screen cable TV, just a 10-minute drive from Porto’s city centre. Facilities include an outdoor pool.
The air-conditioned rooms at Porto Gaia Novotel feature a modern interior. All rooms have a minibar, a work desk, and tea and coffee making facilities.
Guests can enjoy street food-inspired modern cuisine at the Côté Jardin Restaurant. The bar serves a variety of drinks and refreshments, and during summertime by-the-pool barbecues are hosted. The hotel also offers a 24-hour reception, laundry facilities, and car rental.
Novotel Porto Gaia is close to many renowned wine cellars. The Oporto Cathedral is 3,5 km from the hotel, and the National Museum Soares Dos Reis is 3 km away. Free parking is available on site.