of the Best Five-Star Hotels in Portugal

We have handpicked what we consider to be some of the Best Five-Star Hotels in Portugal. From a sleek boutique hideaway in the heart of Lisbon's Príncipe Real, a five-star retreat amidst the sand dunes and rice fields of Comporta, to a majestic spa sanctuary in the verdant landscapes of northern Portugal's Vidago.

Browse the Best Five-Star Hotels in Portugal and book your stay.

Casa Mãe
Casa Mãe
Casa Mãe
Casa Mãe
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Lagos

Casa Mãe

Casa Mãe is a gorgeous five-star boutique hotel in the coastal town of Lagos, in the western part of the Algarve. With various accommodation options spread across distinct spaces, Casa Mãe perfectly blends traditional Algarvian architecture and minimalist style. The hotel features a big organic orchard, farm-to-table restaurant, triangular pool, spa with a rooftop pool, outdoor cinema, juice bar, and a concept store dedicated to Portuguese design.

A gorgeous boutique hotel in the Algarve tucked away beside the ancient city walls of Lagos, near a long sandy beach.

The Rebello Hotel & Spa
The Rebello Hotel & Spa
The Rebello Hotel & Spa
The Rebello Hotel & Spa
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Vila Nova de Gaia

The Rebello Hotel & Spa

The Rebello Hotel stems from the transformation of several stone factory buildings that provide breathtaking views of the Douro River and Porto’s historical centre. The Rebello boasts 103 suites, studios and rooms, a restaurant, an Ancient Roman-style spa, and a rooftop bar. The hotel’s name honours Porto's legacy of port wine warehousing and the traditional wooden cargo boats, called rabelos, that once sailed its waters.

The Rebello is a five-star aparthotel perched on the south bank of Porto's Douro River, spread over four 18th-century industrial buildings.

Sublime Comporta
Sublime Comporta
Sublime Comporta
Sublime Comporta
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Comporta

Sublime Comporta

Sublime Comporta is a stunning nature retreat in a 17-hectare estate surrounded by pine, cork trees, dunes, rice fields, and white-sand beaches. Accommodation options are spread across several buildings, including two- to five-bedroom cabana-style villas. Each villa has its own pool; four more are in the resort, including a children's pool and a heated indoor pool. The architecture is inspired by local cabanas.

A five-star hotel in Comporta nestled in a stunning 17-hectare estate, surrounded by pine and cork trees.

Vermelho Melides
Vermelho Melides
Vermelho Melides
Vermelho Melides
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Melides

Vermelho Melides

Vermelho is a boutique hotel located in the village of Melides in the Alentejo. It's the brainchild of designer Christian Louboutin who first fell in love with Melides over a decade ago. Entering through Vermelho's age-worn wooden doors feels like stepping into an art gallery adorned with the designers' eclectic collection of antiques, curious objects and art.

Each of the 13 rooms has been individually designed, providing a touch of Portuguese craftsmanship that makes it truly special. There are plenty of areas to unwind, such as the colourful gardens, a heated pool, the Indian Lounge, the excellent Restaurant XTian led by Chef David Abreu, and the adjacent hammered silver leaf Vermelho Bar.

Christian Louboutin has masterfully crafted Vermelho Melides, an exquisite boutique hotel nestled in a small Alentejo village.

Praia do Canal Nature Resort
Praia do Canal Nature Resort
Praia do Canal Nature Resort
Praia do Canal Nature Resort
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Aljezur

Praia do Canal Nature Resort

Praia do Canal Nature Resort is a five-star spa hotel in Costa Vicentina. This eco-conscious retreat offers 56 serene rooms, ocean views, three restaurants, a bar, an infinity pool, a gym, and a spa. Choose from Deluxe Rooms, Junior Suites, or the more luxurious Grand Suite Rooftop with a plunge pool and the Family Suite with a private pool. Explore 220 hectares of nature, wellness treatments, or activities like hiking, surfing, and wildlife watching.

A boutique spa hotel situated amid a wild landscape within a 220-hectare nature reserve in Costa Vicentina.

Memmo Príncipe Real
Memmo Príncipe Real
Memmo Príncipe Real
Memmo Príncipe Real
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Príncipe Real

Memmo Príncipe Real

Memmo Príncipe Real is a sleek and warm five-star boutique hotel located in the fashionable Príncipe Real neighbourhood of Lisbon. Designed by Portuguese architect Samuel Torres de Carvalho, it features 41 elegant bedrooms, some with outdoor fireplaces on the terrace. The interiors are decorated in luxurious and warm tones of green velvet, local limestone, oak floors and chandeliers from Santa & Cole. The hotel's collection of contemporary art by Portuguese artists showcases the neighbourhood's noble heritage.

A five-star contemporary boutique hotel with an old-world soul, in the fashionable district of Príncipe Real in Lisbon.

Quinta da Comporta
Quinta da Comporta
Quinta da Comporta
Quinta da Comporta
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Comporta

Quinta da Comporta

Quinta da Comporta is a luxury five-star wellness boutique resort located in the idyllic nature of Comporta, Portugal. Choose from different types of accommodation, including three-bedroom Pool Villas, Townhouses, Rooms & Suites. Highlights include a 40-meter-long infinity pool, an organic restaurant (Mar D'Arrozal), a spa with an indoor/outdoor heated pool, hammam, sauna, interior gym, and a well-equipped gym. Carvalhal Beach is a five-minute drive from Quinta da Comporta.

This wellness boutique resort is idyllically located in the heart of Comporta’s natural reserve, near the white sandy beach of Carvalhal.

São Lourenço do Barrocal
São Lourenço do Barrocal
São Lourenço do Barrocal
São Lourenço do Barrocal
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Monsaraz

São Lourenço do Barrocal

São Lourenço do Barrocal is a family-owned 19th-century farm estate transformed into a luxury boutique hotel in Portugal's Alentejo region. There are 22 rooms, 2 suites, 13 two-bedroom cottages, and 2 three-bedroom cabins. The hotel also offers a restaurant, spa, winery, horse riding, two swimming pools (one for adults and another for children), and more. Nearby, the medieval hilltop village of Monsaraz (4 km) boasts stunning panoramic views of Alqueva Lake, Europe's biggest man-made water reservoir.

A 19th-century farm estate retreat in Alentejo, set amidst ancient oaks, olive groves, and vineyards.

Immerso
Immerso
Immerso
Immerso
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Ericeira

Immerso

With surfing at its heart, Immerso is a chilled five-star boutique hotel in Ericeira, one of Portugal’s coolest surf towns. There are 37 rooms, an outdoor pool, a restaurant, a relaxing spa, a gym, yoga and lots of surf! Immerse yourself in nature's beauty as the hotel is surrounded by breathtaking ocean views, the scent of pine and citrus trees, and the refreshing sea breeze. It's located in Ericeira, Europe's only World Surfing Reserve. And here is the best part, Immerso is less than an hour’s drive from Lisbon.

With surfing at its heart, Immerso is a chilled five-star boutique hotel in Ericeira, one of Portugal’s coolest surf towns.

Six Senses Douro Valley
Six Senses Douro Valley
Six Senses Douro Valley
Six Senses Douro Valley
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Lamego

Six Senses Douro Valley

Five-star Six Senses Douro Valley hotel is set in eight hectares of woodland in Portugal's Douro Valley. Its beautifully renovated 19th-century manor house offers guests 41 guest bedrooms, nine suites, seven villas, a spectacular breakfast, an excellent spa with an indoor pool, an outdoor infinity pool, top-notch wine tastings and workshops. The region's Unesco-heritage-listed Douro Valley was perfect for Six Senses' first European venture.

Six Senses Douro Valley is a five-star spa hotel nestled in a 19th-century manor house overlooking the vine-covered hills of the Douro Valley.

The Ivens
The Ivens
The Ivens
The Ivens
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Chiado

The Ivens

The Ivens Hotel is a five-star hotel set in an iconic 19th-century building in Chiado with 87 rooms, a buzzing bar and fun jungle vibes. Inspired by the expeditions of 19th-century explorers Roberto Ivens and Hermenegildo Capelo, the hotel's decoration pays homage to Portugal's Golden Age of Discovery, with rooms decorated in the colours and materials of the period. With views of the city or river, the rooms are all lit by Lisbon's beautiful light.

A five-star hotel set in an iconic 19th-century building in Lisbon with 87 rooms, a buzzing bar and fun jungle vibes.

The Lumiares Hotel & Spa
The Lumiares Hotel & Spa
The Lumiares Hotel & Spa
The Lumiares Hotel & Spa
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Bairro Alto

The Lumiares Hotel & Spa

The Lumiares is a five-star boutique hotel and spa in Bairro Alto, designed in collaboration with local artists and designers to offer a "local" design approach. The hotel features six self-contained studios, spacious suites, charming mezzanines, stylish two-bedroom suites, a Glória Suite, and corner penthouses. All rooms have fully fitted kitchens, and the spa offers high-quality treatments, a sauna, and a steam room.

A stylish boutique hotel and spa located in the buzzing Bairro Alto neighbourhood, in the heart of Lisbon.

Palácio Ludovice
Palácio Ludovice
Palácio Ludovice
Palácio Ludovice
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Bairro Alto

Palácio Ludovice

Palácio Ludovice Wine Hotel is a luxurious five-star boutique hotel in Lisbon, offering 61 individually designed rooms and suites, gastronomic experiences, wine tastings, and grapevine wellness treatments. The hotel, a former private residence of an 18th-century architect, has been transformed by Miguel Câncio Martins, blending original XVIII-century elements with a contemporary touch, and includes grand décor with hand-painted tiles and carved wood.

A five-star boutique hotel in the centre of Lisbon, set in the former residence of Mr. Ludovice, architect to King João V.

Grand House
Grand House
Grand House
Grand House
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Vila Real de Santo António

Grand House

Grand House is a five-star hotel in Vila Real de Santo António, Algarve's easternmost corner. The hotel has 28 uniquely decorated rooms and suites featuring a blend of Art Nouveau, Baroque, and Colonial styles with contemporary furnishings. The Grand Beach Club, located at the mouth of the Guadiana river, offers an infinity pool, sunbeds, a restaurant, and a bar with views of the sandbanks and boats on the river. 

A five-star boutique hotel set in a fully-renovated building dating back to 1926, situated in the Algarve’s easternmost corner.

Casa de São Lourenço
Casa de São Lourenço
Casa de São Lourenço
Casa de São Lourenço
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Serra da Estrela

Casa de São Lourenço

Casa de São Lourenço is a sustainable five-star hotel perched within Serra da Estrela, Portugal's highest mountain range. Emphasising sustainability, local heritage, and tradition, the 17 rooms and four suites pay tribute to the area's burel wool production. Enjoy panoramic views, locally-inspired cuisine, indoor/outdoor heated pools, a sauna, a Turkish bath, and daily guided walking tours of the mountains.

A five-star boutique spa hotel set among Portugal’s highest mountains, with panoramic views and Portuguese design.

Torel 1884 Suites & Apartments
Torel 1884 Suites & Apartments
Torel 1884 Suites & Apartments
Torel 1884 Suites & Apartments
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Porto City Centre

Torel 1884 Suites & Apartments

Torel 1884 Suites & Apartments is a luxury boutique hotel in the historic centre of Porto that caters to those who seek more than just a room key. With elegant rooms and suites in a former palace on Rua de Mouzinho de Silveira and exclusive apartments on Rua das Flores, the hotel offers a unique and historic accommodation experience. The 12 rooms and suites are themed after continents, while the 11 apartments are named after exotic materials brought back by explorers.

A luxury boutique hotel set in a historic building in the heart of Porto, near trendy Rua das Flores.

Sublime Lisboa
Sublime Lisboa
Sublime Lisboa
Sublime Lisboa
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Amoreiras

Sublime Lisboa

Sublime Comporta has opened a sister hotel Lisbon, in the residential neighbourhood of Amoreiras. Sublime Lisboa is a boutique hotel with 15 rooms and suites set in an elegant Portuguese 20th-century townhouse. Each room features unique decor and handpicked objects, ranging in size from 30 to 56 square metres. The hotel offers a high-end concierge service to help guests design a personalised itinerary and make the most of their stay in Lisbon.

A 15-room luxury boutique hotel set in an elegant Portuguese 20th-century townhouse nestled in the residential area of Amoreiras.

Bairro Alto Hotel
Bairro Alto Hotel
Bairro Alto Hotel
Bairro Alto Hotel
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Bairro Alto

Bairro Alto Hotel

Bairro Alto Hotel is a luxurious five-star boutique hotel in the heart of Lisbon, surrounded by the bohemian Bairro Alto and Chiado neighbourhoods. The hotel offers comfortable rooms and suites, carefully designed with modern touches and traditional Portuguese features. The hotel's location is perfect for exploring Lisbon's historic centre, and there are several dining options available on-site, including BAHR & Terrace - a rooftop bar with some of the best views of the city.

A five-star hotel set in an 18th-century building in the heart of the iconic Chiado neighbourhood and the lively Bairro Alto.

Vila Foz Hotel & Spa
Vila Foz Hotel & Spa
Vila Foz Hotel & Spa
Vila Foz Hotel & Spa
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Foz do Douro

Vila Foz Hotel & Spa

Vila Foz Hotel & Spa is a luxurious 19th-century manor house facing the Atlantic in Porto's seaside neighbourhood of Foz do Douro. The five-star hotel has 68 rooms and suites, two Portuguese restaurants by Chef Arnaldo Azevedo, and an excellent spa with an indoor pool, steam room, sauna, and gym. Many rooms offer sea views, and the breakfast features Moët & Chandon and oysters.

Facing the Atlantic, Vila Foz Hotel & Spa is a five-star hotel set in a renovated manor house in the residential neighbourhood of Foz do Douro.

Vidago Palace
Vidago Palace
Vidago Palace
Vidago Palace
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Vidago

Vidago Palace

Vidago Palace is a five-star spa hotel in the north of Portugal. A majestic palace surrounded by the natural beauty of green parklands. Designed last century, during the reign of King Carlos I, the Vidago Palace Hotel opened for the first time in 1910. The hotel closed in 2006 and reopened in 2010, a hundred years after its original inauguration, with a mission to offer guests an authentic journey back in time.

At Vidago Palace you will experience the charm and romanticism of the Belle Époque. There are 70 Rooms & Suites, a 18-hole golf course and a modern Thermal Spa, where the mineral water of Vidago, known for its curative properties, is used in treatments.

A majestic palace surrounded by the natural beauty of green parklands.

Belmond Reid’s Palace
Belmond Reid’s Palace
Belmond Reid’s Palace
Belmond Reid’s Palace
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Funchal

Belmond Reid’s Palace

Belmond Reid's Palace is a timeless five-star hotel perched atop a rocky cliff in Funchal, overlooking the beautiful deep blue sea. The hotel offers luxurious rooms and suites, various dining options, three swimming pools, a spa, and tennis courts. Hosting illustrious guests such as Winston Churchill, this hotel is perfect for those seeking a classic five-star hotel in Funchal.

Set in lush subtropical gardens, this luxury five-star hotel overlooks and offers direct access to the beautiful deep blue sea of Funchal.

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