The Best Hotels in Alentejo

Here’s our manually curated guide to the best and most luxurious hotels in Alentejo. Bon voyage!

Hannah, Travel Blogger

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L'AND Vineyards

Rated 9.1 in 343 reviews

L'AND offers award-winning accommodation among vineyards in Alentejo’s scenic countryside. It is set in an architectural… See more

L'AND offers award-winning accommodation among vineyards in Alentejo’s scenic countryside. It is set in an architectural gem featuring suites with opening ceilings to sleep under the stars.

The 43 state-of-the-art Suites and Private villas are built in natural stone and local wood. They are all fitted with the help of interior designers and open out onto panoramic patios with outdoor fireplaces. Some have a plunge pool.

A culinary journey is possible at the on-site restaurant serving dishes prepared with locally-sourced ingredients. Food is matched by fully flavoured wines, produced at the renowned in-house vinery.

Grape-infused treatments and massages are available at Vinotherapy Spa by Vegan Austrian brand Vinoble Cosmethics. An outdoor swimming pool, an indoor heated pool, a sauna and tennis courts complement the offer. L'AND Vineyards also includes a bike rental to discover the nearby town of Montemor-o-Novo.

Rooms from $276

Surrounded by 80 000m² of beautiful gardens, this 5-star hotel is 4 km from Évora city centre and housed in a renovated… See more

Surrounded by 80 000m² of beautiful gardens, this 5-star hotel is 4 km from Évora city centre and housed in a renovated 15th-century convent. It offers a piano bar and free parking.

Guest rooms at Convento do Espinheiro are luxuriously furnished, free wifi and coffee machine. Each en suite bathroom offers a bathrobe, slippers and free bathroom amenities. Some rooms have a private terrace.

Massage treatments are available at Convento do Espinheiro’s spa. Leisure facilities include a tennis court, indoor and outdoor pools and a well-equipped fitness centre.

Guests can enjoy cocktails at Convento do Espinheiro Historic Hotel & Spa poolside bar. Restaurant Divinus serves a mix of Mediterranean and Portuguese cuisine. A complimentary wine tasting is available everyday, in the late afternoon .

Évora city centre is a 10-minute drive from this luxurious hotel.

Rooms from $172

Pestana Troia Eco-Resort & Residences

Resort

Rated 8.1 in 1009 reviews

Located in the paradisiac Tróia Peninsula, Pestana Tróia Eco-Resort & Residences features villas and holiday homes… See more

Located in the paradisiac Tróia Peninsula, Pestana Tróia Eco-Resort & Residences features villas and holiday homes surrounded by nature with access to both indoor and outdoor pools. The property is a 5-minute walk from the beach.

All units come with a fully equipped kitchenette. In addition guests can visit the restaurants serving fish and seafood delicacies within 2 km by the Marina.

The Tróia Peninsula is accessible via ferry boat from Setúbal or via mainland coming from Alcácer do Sal 40 km away. Across the Sado Estuary Natural Reserve, guests can view the Arrábida Natural Park. Lisbon International Airport is 50 km away via ferry boat.

Rooms from $173

Octant Evora

Rated 9.0 in 1621 reviews

Situated in Évora, 18 km from Cathedral of Evora Se, Octant Evora features accommodation with free bikes, free private… See more

Situated in Évora, 18 km from Cathedral of Evora Se, Octant Evora features accommodation with free bikes, free private parking, an outdoor swimming pool and a fitness centre. Featuring a restaurant, the property also has a garden, as well as an indoor pool and a sauna. The accommodation provides a 24-hour front desk, airport transfers, a kids' club and free WiFi.

The hotel will provide guests with air-conditioned rooms with a wardrobe, a coffee machine, a safety deposit box, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with a bidet. The rooms are fitted with a kettle, while selected rooms also boast a kitchen with a fridge, a dishwasher and an oven. At Octant Evora rooms have bed linen and towels.

The accommodation offers 4-star accommodation with a spa centre and terrace. Guests at Octant Evora will be able to enjoy activities in and around Évora, like cycling.

Roman Temple of Evora is 18 km from the hotel, while Chapel of Bones is 19 km from the property. The nearest airport is Badajoz Airport, 126 km from Octant Evora.

Rooms from $132

São Lourenço do Barrocal

Rated 9.5 in 297 reviews

São Lourenço do Barrocal is located in the foothills of the medieval village of Monsaraz and nearby the Alqueva lake… See more

São Lourenço do Barrocal is located in the foothills of the medieval village of Monsaraz and nearby the Alqueva lake. The pet-friendly property is set in a 780-hectare estate, which comprises a restaurant, a bar lounge, a pool bar, a Spa with fitness centre, a winery and a store.

The hotel offers guest rooms and houses with countryside views. Every room is air-conditioned, has a TV with cable channels, a coffee machine and underfloor heating in all bathrooms.

All houses feature a spacious seating area, a dining room and a fully-equipped kitchen where guests are welcome to prepare their own meals. The on-site restaurant serves traditional Alentejo cuisine.

A seasonal outdoor pool and children's playing facilities are also available. Bicycles can be hired free of charge and the staff is available to help guests with car hire. The area is popular for horse riding and cycling, and other popular activities at the estate include picnics and wine tastings. Free private parking is available on site.

Rooms from $363

Situated between Alqueva and Pedrógão, municipality of Vidigueira in Alentejo, and 9 km from the Alqueva dam, this… See more

Situated between Alqueva and Pedrógão, municipality of Vidigueira in Alentejo, and 9 km from the Alqueva dam, this charming country house offers air-conditioned rooms with cable TV. Its outdoor salt-water pool features panoramic views of the surrounding hills and vineyards.

Offering a rustic décor with exotic touches, the rooms at Herdade Do Sobroso have a minibar, a work desk, and an en suite bathroom.

To discover the natural beauty of the Alentejo region, staff at the reception can help arrange wine and wildlife tours. It is also possible to explore the surrounding countryside by rental bicycle. Guests can join the hunter's club to hunt deer and wild boar in the Mendro Mountain Range.

Tasty traditional Alentejo lunches and dinners are served in the restaurant. At Herdade Do Sobroso’s own winery, guests can sample and purchase fine wines, olive oil, honey and jams.

Free private parking is available on site. Beja Airport is 31.3 km from Herdade Do Sobroso - Country House.

Rooms from $215

Offering an outdoor pool and a restaurant, Sobreiras Alentejo Country Hotel - by Unlock Hotels is located in Grândola… See more

Offering an outdoor pool and a restaurant, Sobreiras Alentejo Country Hotel - by Unlock Hotels is located in Grândola. Free quick internet access via optical fiber is available.

Each room here will provide you with air conditioning, a terrace and a minibar. The private bathroom comes with a bath or shower and free toiletries. You can enjoy mountain and garden views. Extras include a desk, a safety deposit box and a laptop safe.

At Sobreiras Alentejo Country Hotel - by Unlock Hotels you will find a 24-hour front desk, a garden and a terrace. Other facilities offered at the property include luggage storage.

An array of activities can be enjoyed in the surroundings, including cycling and hiking. The property offers free parking. Lisbon Portela Airport is 124 km away.

Rooms from $112

Sublime Comporta Country Retreat & SPA

Rated 9.2 in 303 reviews

Offering an outdoor pool and featuring lush green surroundings. Sublime Comporta Country Retreat & SPA is located in… See more

Offering an outdoor pool and featuring lush green surroundings. Sublime Comporta Country Retreat & SPA is located in Comporta. The unit features luxurious rooms with furnished wooden terraces.

Each spacious and modernly-decorated room or suite includes a flat-screen satellite TV, air conditioning and a balcony. The seating area opens to the terrace and some of the suites are duplexes. Featuring a bath or shower, the private bathroom also comes with a hairdryer.

Guests are welcome to have a taste of the local cuisine in the property’s in house restaurant, which also has an extensive wine selection. Grândola is 17 km away and features a variety of traditional Portuguese restaurants.

Following a refreshing dip in the swimming pool, guests can lounge in the sun or enjoy a cocktail from the bar. Afterwards they may even head to the Spa and Wellness centre and take in a massage or a session in the sauna. Bicycle rental is also possible, for those wishing to tour the surroundings in leisure.

The tranquil Sublime Comporta Country Retreat & SPA is 97 km from Setúbal and 99 km from the green areas and small beaches of Arrábida Natural Park. The white sandy beaches of Comporta, Carvalhal and Pego are within 10 km. Lisbon’s Portela International Airport is 127 km from the property.

Rooms from $207

AP Lago Montargil - Conference & SPA

Rated 8.6 in 5756 reviews

Located on the Montargil Dam, this 5-star hotel offers luxurious rooms with a flat-screen TV and a private balcony… See more

Located on the Montargil Dam, this 5-star hotel offers luxurious rooms with a flat-screen TV and a private balcony. Facilities include a marina, an equestrian centre, and a 1000 m² Spa.

The rooms of AP Lago Montargil - Conference & SPA include a safety deposit box and feature floor-to-ceiling windows. Some rooms have views of the surrounding landscaped gardens and the outdoor pool, while others have views of the lake.

Guests can relax at AP Lago Montargil - Conference & SPA' extensive Spa, which includes an indoor pool with whirlpool features, a sauna, a steam bath, and a fitness centre. There is also a business centre with a computer and printer.

AP Lago Montargil - Conference & SPA' 3 restaurants offer local and international cuisine made with fresh, regional produce. The 3 bars serve a wide variety of drinks and light snacks.

Ponte de Sor is a 30-minute drive from AP Lago Montargil - Conference & SPA, and Galveias is a 40-minute drive away. Free private parking is possible on site.

Pleaase note; Bookings for the Spa Circuit are limited to 1 hour daily and subject to availability.

Rooms from $122

Troia Design Hotel

Rated 8.9 in 5735 reviews

Located in Troia, this 5-star hotel has a unique design and faces the Sado River Estuary. It features a casino, a spa… See more

Located in Troia, this 5-star hotel has a unique design and faces the Sado River Estuary. It features a casino, a spa and 2 outdoor swimming pools.

The spa at the Troia Design spans 1200 square metres and offers over 70 different relaxation treatments. There is also an outdoor infinity pool as well as a children’s pool.

The luxurious rooms at the Troia Design Hotel are spacious and have a modern design. Each room has a balcony, a flat-screen TV and a seating area. Some rooms have a kitchenette.

Guests can enjoy delicious local and international cuisine at the restaurant. There is also a bar serving refreshing drinks and light snacks.

The Design Hotel has a kids’ club as well as babysitting services. Other convenient facilities include an airport shuttle and car rental services.

Please note when booking 5 rooms or more, different policies will apply and a deposit is required to guarantee the reservation. The property will be in contact to confirm the amount to be prepaid and provide further information

Rooms from $139

Octant Santiago

Rated 8.8 in 939 reviews

Blending traditional and modern design, the 4-star Octant Santiago is situated on a hilltop overlooking the castle of… See more

Blending traditional and modern design, the 4-star Octant Santiago is situated on a hilltop overlooking the castle of Santiago do Cacém. Surrounded by Alentejo countryside, it offers an outdoor swimming pool.

All individually decorated rooms at Octant Santiago are fitted with floor-to-ceiling windows and private balconies. Each is air conditioned and has a minibar.

Strongly connected to the local culture and traditions, Octant Santiago is a cooking hotel where the gastronomy and culinary experiences are the main attractions.

Within 20 km from the desert and pristine beaches of the Alentejo Coast, Santiago Hotel is the perfect starting point to enjoy a variety of activities including windsurfing, kite surfing, hiking, cycling and fishing.

The Octant Santiago is located a 15-minute drive from the seaside town of Sines. The Portela Airport is 92 km away.

Rooms from $125

MouraSuites Hotel

Rated 9.3 in 1678 reviews

Located in Évora, 300 metres from Cathedral of Evora Se, MouraSuites Hotel provides accommodation with an outdoor… See more

Located in Évora, 300 metres from Cathedral of Evora Se, MouraSuites Hotel provides accommodation with an outdoor swimming pool, free private parking, a garden and a shared lounge. Among the various facilities of this property are a terrace, a restaurant and a bar. The accommodation features a 24-hour front desk, airport transfers, room service and free WiFi throughout the property.

At the hotel every room comes with air conditioning, a seating area, a flat-screen TV with cable channels, a safety deposit box and a private bathroom with a shower, free toiletries and a hairdryer. Rooms are fitted with a coffee machine, while some rooms here will provide you with a kitchenette with a fridge and a microwave. At MouraSuites Hotel every room includes bed linen and towels.

A buffet, à la carte or continental breakfast can be enjoyed at the property.

The area is popular for hiking, and bike hire is available at this 4-star hotel.

Popular points of interest near the accommodation include Chapel of Bones, Roman Temple of Evora and Moura's Gate Square. The nearest airport is Badajoz Airport, 117 km from MouraSuites Hotel.

Rooms from $109

Montimerso Skyscape Countryhouse

Rated 9.2 in 400 reviews

Set in Monsaraz, 6.4 km from Monsaraz Castle, Montimerso Skyscape Countryhouse offers accommodation with an outdoor… See more

Set in Monsaraz, 6.4 km from Monsaraz Castle, Montimerso Skyscape Countryhouse offers accommodation with an outdoor swimming pool, free private parking, a garden and a shared lounge. Boasting room service, this property also welcomes guests with a restaurant and a terrace. The hotel also provides free WiFi as well as a paid airport shuttle service.

At the hotel, rooms have a patio. The rooms are equipped with a coffee machine and a private bathroom with a shower and free toiletries, while some rooms also feature a kitchenette fitted with a fridge. At Montimerso Skyscape Countryhouse every room is fitted with air conditioning and a safety deposit box.

A buffet, à la carte or continental breakfast is available every morning at the property.

The area is popular for hiking and cycling, and bike hire is available at the accommodation.

Alqueva Dam is 45 km from Montimerso Skyscape Countryhouse, while Cathedral of Evora Se is 49 km from the property. The nearest airport is Badajoz Airport, 107 km from the hotel.

Rooms from $173

Vermelho Melides

Rated 9.6 in 100 reviews

Set in Melides, 32 km from Parque Natural do Sudoeste Alentejano e Costa Vicentina, Vermelho Melides offers… See more

Set in Melides, 32 km from Parque Natural do Sudoeste Alentejano e Costa Vicentina, Vermelho Melides offers accommodation with a seasonal outdoor swimming pool, free private parking, a garden and a terrace. Featuring a restaurant, the 5-star hotel has air-conditioned rooms with free WiFi, each with a private bathroom. The accommodation provides room service, a concierge service and organising tours for guests.

The hotel offers a continental or American breakfast.

Speaking English, Spanish, French and Portuguese, staff are willing to help at the 24-hour front desk.

Pessegueiro Island is 46 km from Vermelho Melides, while Santiago do Cacém Castle is 19 km from the property. The nearest airport is Humberto Delgado Airport, 131 km from the accommodation.

Rooms from $379

Located 1 km off the IP2 motorway, Malhadinha is a rural manor set among pristine natural surroundings. It features a… See more

Located 1 km off the IP2 motorway, Malhadinha is a rural manor set among pristine natural surroundings. It features a panoramic pool, spa with hot tub and hammam, free Wi-Fi and free bicycles.

Rooms at the Herdade da Malhadinha Nova - Relais & Châteaux have white-washed walls and tiled floors. They combine designer furnishings with rustic finishings. All rooms are air conditioned and equipped with flat-screen cable TV and an Ipod docking station.

Guests can enjoy traditional food from the Alentejo region at the restaurant of the hotel, offering views of the countryside. The in-house bar serves self-produced wine until late in the evenings.

Popular activities include horse riding, hiking and canoeing. Vale Do Guadiana Natural Park is a 30-minute drive from the Nova Country. Free private parking is available on site.

Rooms from $480

Featuring white-washed Alentejo architecture, Torre de Palma Wine Hotel, Monforte, a Member of Design Hotels offers… See more

Featuring white-washed Alentejo architecture, Torre de Palma Wine Hotel, Monforte, a Member of Design Hotels offers indoor and outdoor swimming pools, a spa and wellness centre, and a restaurant and bar. Free WiFi is available throughout the hotel.

The rooms and suites all come with elegant decor and a seating area with satellite TV and iPod dock. Other amenities include a minibar and safety deposit box. Each private bathroom is equipped with a hairdryer and bathrobe.

Guests can enjoy a la carte and buffet meals at the restaurant. They can also relax by the pool, in the hammam, or with a massage. Evening entertainment is provided and there is also a guest lounge and library.

Torre de Palma is located a 10-minute drive from Monforte and 30 minutes' drive from Campo Maior Castle. Portalegre is a 40-minute drive from the property and Lisbon Airport is 2 hours away by car.

Rooms from $237

Featuring indoor and outdoor swimming pools, Alentejo Marmoris Hotel & SPA is located in Vila Viçosa, known for its… See more

Featuring indoor and outdoor swimming pools, Alentejo Marmoris Hotel & SPA is located in Vila Viçosa, known for its marble. The hotel’s Stone Spa by Bruno Vassari provides relaxing treatments.

Many Marmoris’ rooms include a terrace and all have individually designed marble bathrooms. Some rooms offer views of the swimming pool, while others overlook the street.

Guests can enjoy a breakfast buffet daily. The hotel has 2 restaurants in place: Primavera Restaurant is our traditional cuisine restaurant, and Narcissus Fernandessi, our fine dinning restarant, serves a contemporary interpretation of Alentejo’s cuisine made with local sourced ingredients accompanied by selected local wines.

There are conference rooms available for business and social events. The hotel has rooms for 10 to 250 people, in addition to the outdoor spaces, ideal for cocktails or coffee breaks.

Vila Viçosa’s Royal Palace is a 2-minute walk away. Évora is 62 km away and Lisbon International Airport is 184 km away. Badajoz, in Spain, is a 50-minute drive away.

Rooms from $173

With an ideal location inside the walls of the historic city of Évora, Albergaria Do Calvário is a 4-star hotel housed… See more

With an ideal location inside the walls of the historic city of Évora, Albergaria Do Calvário is a 4-star hotel housed in a 16th century olive oil mill. Free Wi-Fi is available.

The bright, airy guest rooms and suites, decorated with local art, are fitted with regional furnishings and cable TV. White Linens and marble bathrooms are provided in all of Albergaria Do Calvário’s luxurious rooms.

Guests can sample the tasty buffet breakfast, made using organic or locally-grown products. A drink from the bar can be enjoyed on the terrace. Staff can arrange day trips to the wineries, to the megalithic sites or just cycling and hiking.

Many of the city’s attractions are nearby including Cathedral of Évora Sé and Praça do Giraldo, both a 5-minute walk away.

Rooms from $112

Vitoria Stone Hotel

Rated 8.8 in 5242 reviews

Located just 600 metres from the Capela dos Ossos, this hotel with 24-hour reception offers a rooftop bar and terrace… See more

Located just 600 metres from the Capela dos Ossos, this hotel with 24-hour reception offers a rooftop bar and terrace overlooking historic Évora. The unit is a 10-minute walk from the historical city centre and each room has a private balcony.

Rooms at the Hotel Vitória are warmly decorated in soft tones. The units include cable TV, air conditioning, free WiFi and a private bathroom. This hotel has traditional stone walls and its décor blends modern elements with several typical Alentejo motifs.

Guests can start the day in the spacious bar area on the 4th floor while overlooking the rooftops of Évora. This is also a relaxing setting for an afternoon coffee or a romantic, sunset drink. The hotel's 5amêndoas Restaurant features traditional Portuguese dishes using fresh local ingredients.

On the 5th floor guests will find a sauna, a gym and an outdoor swimming pool with sun loungers and panoramic views of the surroundings.

Vitória Hotel is located just 200 metres from the outer walls of Évora. Giraldo Square, the Roman Temple of Évora and the Cathedral are a 15-minute walk away. Lisbon is 135 km from the hotel.

Rooms from $107

M'AR De AR Aqueduto

Rated 8.6 in 2234 reviews

Housed in a 16th-century palace, this 5-star boutique hotel features a beautiful chapel and dome ceilings. Overlooking… See more

Housed in a 16th-century palace, this 5-star boutique hotel features a beautiful chapel and dome ceilings. Overlooking the aqueducts of Évora, it has an extensive spa with an outdoor pool.

The elegantly designed rooms include a work desk and a comfortable seating area. All bathrooms enjoy natural light and are separated from the sleeping area by a big glass window.

A creative blend of Alentejo and Mediterranean flavours is served at Restaurant Degust’ AR, which is open for lunch and dinner. M'AR De AR Aqueduto hotel also offers a bar with a wine cellar.

Hotel Aqueduto’s spa offers a broad range of treatments and massages including aromatherapy and mud treatment. Guests can also unwind in the steam bath or sauna.

M'AR De AR Aqueduto is located 600 metres from the Temple of Diana, Cathedral of Evora Se and Praca do Giraldo. The Chapel of Bones Capela dos Ossos is 800 metres away.

Rooms from $151