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Get an overview of this hotel4-star beach hotel with a full-service spa



Offering direct access to the beach, this Vila Nova de Gaia hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Lavadores Beach, Cockburn Smithes Cellars, and Barros Almeida Cellars. Ramos Pinto Cellars is 3.1 mi (5 km) away.

Hotel Features

Catch some rays at the nearby beach, pamper yourself at Golden Tulip Porto Gaia Hotel & Spa's full-service spa, or enjoy surfing/boogie boarding.

Room Amenities

All 57 rooms feature thoughtful touches like bathrobes and slippers, along with free WiFi and 24-hour room service. Cable TV, minibars, and hair dryers are among the other amenities available to guests.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to a full-service spa, Golden Tulip Porto Gaia Hotel & Spa features an indoor pool and a health club. The hotel offers a restaurant and a coffee shop/café. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include a swim-up bar, a poolside bar, and a bar/lounge. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This 4-star property offers access to limo/town car service and meeting rooms. 4 meeting rooms are available. This beach hotel also offers a spa tub, a sauna, and spa services.

Golden Tulip Porto Gaia Hotel & Spa is a smoke-free property.

  • Indoor pool 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Swim-up bar 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Sauna 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Health club 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Total number of rooms - 57 
  • Express check-in 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Express check-out 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Children's club 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Wedding services 
  • Supervised childcare/activities 
  • Computer station 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Turkish bath/Hammam 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Restaurant 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 4 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Spa tub 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Indoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room safe 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Minibar 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Bidet 
  • Slippers 
  • Bathtub only 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Desk 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 

Where to Eat

Breakfast is available for a surcharge each morning.

Casa Branca - Overlooking the ocean, this restaurant specializes in Portuguese cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Baccus - Onsite bar.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

An indoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a health club and a sauna.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Rafting nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Aerobics on site 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Fishing on site 
  • Hiking/biking trails on site 
  • Mountain biking on site 
  • Racquetball/squash on site 
  • Rowing or canoeing on site 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding on site 
  • Volleyball on site 
  • Water skiing on site 
  • Windsurfing on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 
  • Beach volleyball on site 

Spa Services

Aqua Vitae SPA has massage/treatment rooms. Services include massages, facials, body wraps, and body scrubs. The spa is equipped with a sauna and Turkish bath/hammam. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including hydrotherapy.

  • Sauna in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Hydrotherapy treatments 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible parking 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 2 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are 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.


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We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

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