OFFICIAL RATING– 5* • GRAPE ESCAPES RATING– LUXURY • 60 ROOMS
ROOMS: CLIMATE CONTROL • TV • SATELLITE • PHONE • WIFI • MINI-BAR • ROOM SERVICE • TEA & COFFEE MAKING FACILITIES • SAFE • PILLOW MENU • HAIR DRYER
Hotel: Bar & lounge • Gardens • Terrace • Spa • Outdoor swimming pool • Gym • Lift • Restaurant • Library
Parking: Complimentary parking is available on site
The Six Senses hotel, perched high on a hill, retains the architecture of the 19th Century manor house it originally was, whilst offering a contemporary, chic but warm interior. The hotel is brimming with an extraordinarily relaxing atmosphere yet offers an extremely slick customer service. The spacious rooms as well as the wide range of high-quality services offered on site will ensure guests enjoy a relaxing and memorable stay.
Ideally located in the beautiful UNESCO World Heritage listed Douro Valley, the hotel boasts a quiet situation. A half hour drive will take you to the picturesque town of Pinhão, at the heart of the Douro vineyards.
The Vale d’Abraão Restaurant offers an Open Kitchen and Terrace dining experience as well as a traditional, intimate dining room. The kitchen sources many of its ingredients locally, some even grown in the estate’s organic garden, offering up traditional Portuguese cuisine and there is a team of sommeliers to advise on wine pairing. From May to October there is also a nightly barbecue restaurant.
The Spa is second to none and offers an enormous range of possibilities. In addition to the 10 treatment rooms, there is also an indoor pool, a gym, yoga and pilates pavilion. Tennis and badminton courts are available, as well as bikes to explore the local area. Guest Experience makers are on hand to recommend the in house daily courses, ranging from tile painting to making your own pickles.
The Six Senses has 60 spacious rooms, and feature Portuguese oak floors and earthy tones with textured walls, the floor-to-ceiling windows create a light and bright feel. Suites include bathtubs with views of the Douro, while standard rooms offer showers, both come with locally made lemon or lavender soap. The beds are supremely comfortable, dressed in soft cotton sheets and a pillow menu is available.