Douro Royal Valley Hotel & SPA

Self Rated: 5.0 out of 5
Portela do Rio, Pala - Ribadouro, Baiao, 4640-400, Portugal
4.0 out of 5 rating 558 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.0
Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at Douro Royal Valley Hotel & SPA in Baiao (Ribadouro), you'll be within a 15-minute drive of Parque de Lazer do Ribeiro de Sampaio and Municipal Stadium Cinfaes. This 5-star hotel is 6.5 mi (10.5 km) from Junta de Freguesia de Cinfaes and 8 mi (12.9 km) from Caldas de Aregos Thermal Baths.


Make yourself at home in one of the 70 air-conditioned rooms featuring minibars and flat-screen televisions. Rooms have private furnished balconies. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with showers feature complimentary toiletries and bidets.


Pamper yourself with a visit to the spa, which offers massages, body treatments, and facials. If you're looking for recreational opportunities, you'll find an indoor pool, a spa tub, and an outdoor tennis court. Additional amenities at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and complimentary babysitting/childcare.


Satisfy your appetite for lunch or dinner at the hotel's restaurant, Palato D'Ouro, or stay in and take advantage of the 24-hour room service. Unwind at the end of the day with a drink at the bar/lounge or the poolside bar. A complimentary buffet breakfast is served daily from 8 AM to 10:30 AM.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a business center, dry cleaning/laundry services, and a 24-hour front desk. Planning an event in Baiao? This hotel has 7535 square feet (700 square meters) of space consisting of conference space and meeting rooms. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Parque de Lazer do Ribeiro de Sampaio - 10.3 km / 6.4 mi
Junta de Freguesia de Cinfaes - 10.5 km / 6.5 mi
Municipal Stadium Cinfaes - 10.6 km / 6.6 mi
Caldas de Aregos Thermal Baths - 12.9 km / 8 mi
Caldas de Aregos Marina - 13.2 km / 8.2 mi
Garden of Saint Bartholomew - 15.9 km / 9.9 mi
Baiao Municipal Museum - 16.9 km / 10.5 mi
Romanesque Church of Tarouquela - 21.1 km / 13.1 mi
Ponte da Panchorra - 28.6 km / 17.8 mi
San Gonçalo Bridge - 28.7 km / 17.8 mi
Jardim de Torrao Park - 29.3 km / 18.2 mi
Amadeo de Souza-Cardoso Museum - 30 km / 18.6 mi
Serra de Montemuro - 30.7 km / 19.1 mi
Hintze Ribeiro Bridge - 30.7 km / 19.1 mi
Hintze Ribeiro Disaster Memorial - 30.9 km / 19.2 mi

The nearest airports are:
Dr. Francisco de Sa Carneiro Airport (OPO) - 73.9 km / 45.9 mi
Vila Real (VRL) - 62.4 km / 38.8 mi
Viseu (VSE) - 80.3 km / 49.9 mi

The preferred airport for Douro Royal Valley Hotel & SPA is Dr. Francisco de Sa Carneiro Airport (OPO).

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 12pm.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be 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.

    Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards.
  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property.

  • Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

  • Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.
  • Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.
A swimming cap is mandatory in all indoor swimming pools
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. 24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to get details.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • The seasonal pool will be open from May to October.

  • Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: EUR 100 per vehicle (one way)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Restaurant
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Poolside bar
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Concierge services
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Terrace
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Outdoor seasonal pool
  • -Children's pool
  • -Spa tub
  • -Steam room
  • -Spa treatment room(s)
  • -Fitness facilities
  • -Garden
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Free self parking
  • -Business center
  • -Conference space
  • -Newspapers in lobby (surcharge)
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Pool umbrellas
  • -Spa services on site
  • -Full-service spa
  • -Turkish bath/Hammam
  • -Pool sun loungers
  • -Children's club (free)
  • -Outdoor tennis court
  • -Electric car charging station
  • -Meeting rooms - 6
  • -Conference space size (feet) - 7535
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • -Indoor pool
  • -Babysitting or childcare (free)
  • -Supervised childcare/activities (free)
  • -Conference space size (meters) - 700
  • -Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking