Hotel Minho contemporary Portuguese design with wellness and adventure

| January 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

Located in Northern Portugal’s Alto Minho, Hotel Minho is a getaway retreat that combines a honey & wine spa concept and extensive wellness services with adventure tourism.  The 60 room hotel exemplifies contemporary Portuguese design featuring many upscale amenities for R+R and leisure, while also allowing guests to explore the local nature and participate in extreme sports.

Intertwining elegant minimalism and contemporary design. Both the exterior and interior feature linear clean lines and a variety of neutral tones and light wood. Enriched by touches of bright colors in its accessories and textiles. Independent from the main building of the hotel, five suites embrace a different approach on design, taking inspiration from five of the world’s most predominant artists including Andy Warhol, Almada Negreiros, Salvador Dalí, Diego Valázquez and Vincent Van Gogh.

Hotel Minho contemporary Portuguese design with wellness and adventure

Hotel Minho features a honey and wine spa concept that embraces the local landscapes with a range of amenities and treatments; the spa uses honey and local raw ingredients used in the region’s signature Vinho Verde in many of its therapeutic offerings. Honey and grapes are incorporated into massages, baths, and exfoliating treatments, utilizing the grape seeds in their whole form, as well as oil extracts.

Hotel Minho’s bar stocks the locally produced Vinho Verde. Alongside a vast range of signature wines from the region produced by internationally renowned winemakers. The vineyards are easily accessible from the Hotel during day trips.

Alto Minho offers guests a scenic destination. Local natural resources and a vast array of outdoor activities from the local untouched mountains eg. hiking, horseback riding, boating, or kayaking. As well as audacious, adrenaline fueled excursions including paragliding, repelling and 4×4 driving.

Hotel Minho contemporary Portuguese design with wellness and adventure

Hotel Minho contemporary Portuguese design with wellness and adventure

Hotel Minho is located in Alto Minho in Northern Portugal. Built by Architect João Pedro Pereira alongside designer R2 (  The property is 5km outside of the center of Vila Nova de Cerveira. Sharing cultural and historical traits with neighboring Galicia, Spain.  The Hotel features 60 rooms including: 15 double rooms for couples, 42 twin rooms with 2 beds and 3 family rooms with an extra bed. As well as 5 thematic suites inspired by the world’s most predominant artists. The Hotel features a spa including a vichy shower room, couple suite with a spoon bath, couple suite with a jacuzzi, oriental and western treatment rooms. Indoor and outdoor swimming pools, sauna, Turkish bath and jacuzzi. There is a Business Centre equipped with a conference room with an 80 person capacity. A meeting room for brainstorming sessions. The Hotel restaurant is called Braseirão do Minho, known for traditional dishes of the Alto Minho region.

Contact Information
Address: E.N. 13 | Vila Meã 4920-140 Vila Nova de Cerveira, Portugal
Telephone: +351 251 700 245
Fax: +351 251 700 241

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