Are you a nature enthusiast, enjoy observing the fauna and flora, and are you always ready for adventure? Say no more, we have something special for you!
You won’t want to miss the various emblematic species, such as the roe deer or the Iberian wolf, the beautiful cultural stories represented in the small villages around, and the local gastronomy that delights kids and adults alike.
We are talking about the Peneda-Gerês National Park, did you know that it is considered by UNESCO as a World Biosphere Reserve? Nature is its main wealth, making it the greatest natural attraction of our country, incredible!
Are you looking for inspiration to plan your next trip to the famous park? Escape the routine, take that well-deserved break and stay with these fantastic suggestions for accommodation/hotels if your destination is Gerês or surroundings.
Pousada Caniçada Gerês (Caniçada, Gerês)
With a unique location in the heart of the Peneda-Gerês National Park, Pousada da Caniçada overlooks the Cávado River and the peaceful Caniçada Dam. During their stay, guests can relax in the various common rooms, take a dip in the outdoor pool and enjoy a meal at the restaurant with a panoramic view over the Caniçada dam, in the middle of the Cávado River
Hotel São Bento da Porta Aberta (Rio Caldo, Gerês)
Located in Serra do Gerês, Hotel S. Bento da Porta Aberta offers accommodation with balconies offering unique views.
The hotel has a spacious restaurant for large events, serving regional cuisine from Minho. This 4-star hotel, with characteristic and welcoming architecture, offers rooms and facilities for guests with reduced mobility.
Monte Prado Hotel & Spa (Melgaço)
Monte Prado Hotel & Spa is located in the emblematic village of Melgaço, a picturesque and traditional region, inserted in the Peneda-Gerês National Park, next to the River Minho. The surrounding landscape, the cultural richness, gastronomy of the region, and the welcoming design allow for an unforgettable stay where you can achieve a balance between body and mind, achieving fullness in terms of health and well-being.
Luna Arcos Hotel Nature & Wellness (Arcos de Valdevez)
Located on the banks of the River Vez, Luna Arcos Hotel is one of the hotels in Arcos de Valdevez, close to Gerês, surrounded by nature and tranquility so characteristic of this region.
The hotel has undergone a thorough renovation, now having more comfortable and welcoming rooms. Just 15 kilometers away, you will find one of the most beautiful natural attractions on the Iberian Peninsula: the Peneda-Gerês National Park.
Tempus Hotel e Spa (Ponte da Barca)
Tempus Hotel & Spa features indoor and outdoor pools, a spa, a wellness center, and a restaurant. The unit, located in Ponte da Barca, is 2.5 km from Lima River and 13 km from Peneda-Gerês National Park.
Before enjoying a dip in one of the pools, guests can enjoy a massage. The spa and wellness center features a sauna, a hot tub, and a Turkish bath.
Hotel Vista Bela do Gerês (Outeiro, Montalegre)
With panoramic views over the National Park, this rustic accommodation has 12 double rooms and 4 large suites.
Hotel Vista Bela restaurant offers panoramic views over the countryside, it also includes a lounge area with a bar. Guests can enjoy hiking through the Gerês countryside.
Dobau Village (Vieira do Minho)
With river views, Dobau Village is located in Vieira do Minho and has a restaurant, shared lounge, bar, garden, outdoor pool, and children’s playground. The accommodation consists of rooms and houses of different types (T1, T2, and T3).
The comfort and tranquility that this place offers are unique, with a unique landscape intensified by the green of the mountains and the blue of the dam.
Pousadela Village (Vieira do Minho)
The Pousadela group consists of 2 tourist villages, both located on the slopes of Serra da Cabreira, in Vieira do Minho, and make up a total of 20 rural tourism houses of various types (T1, T2, and T2+1). During their stay, guests can relax in the spa, enjoy relaxing massages, or take a dip in the indoor or outdoor pools.
It also has a restaurant, bar, and various activities. The viewpoint is the ex-libris of the village, providing a breathtaking panoramic view.
Did you like our suggestions? Come on, go on an adventure!