Countryside gem in ancient Ponte de Lima village, just 40 minutes from Porto

Luxury Hotel in Ponte de Lima

  • Located in the oldest town in Portugal, Ponte de Lima
  • Extensive spa treatments including a bath in pure goat’s milk and millenarian rituals
  • Restaurant serves fine Portuguese cuisine and wine in the gardens or beside the pool

Carmo's Boutique Hotel

Intimate and stylish, Carmo’s Boutique Hotel is wonderfully placed to discover the traditions, cultural heritage and architecture of the beautiful Minho region of Portugal. With just 15 glamorous suites, the hotel provides an extensive selection of wine tasting, cultural and gastronomic events for guests to enjoy during their stay. In addition, there is an outdoor pool, a restaurant serving traditional cuisine on the terrace, and a spa offering aromatherapy treatments, all just 40 minutes from Porto.

Carmo’s Boutique Hotel feels just like a private residence with a homely and tranquil atmosphere reflected in the suites which are tastefully decorated in an attractive mix of modern and classic styles. A number of the rooms have views across the Lima River Valley. Be sure to experience the spa where you can enjoy a glass of champagne and soak in a bath of pure goat’s milk.

There is so much to see and do close to Carmo’s Boutique Hotel that you will be spoilt for choice. Ponte de Lima Old Centre is a short drive away, so head into its medieval centre and then walk across the Roman bridge that spans the River Lima, after which the village is named. In the afternoon, visit the local wine estates that produce vinho verde or try your hand at a round of golf at the local course. Further afield, the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Porto and Guimarães should not be missed or Braga, with Portugal’s oldest cathedral, as well as Viana do Castelo with it’s Atlantic beaches where you can enjoy from a lot of water sports.

  • 15 rooms
  • 1 restaurant
  • 2 floors
  • 1 lift


The rooms


Things to enjoy

Key Features

Car parking

Wi-Fi in room

Swimming pool

Air conditioning

24 hour room service

Airport shuttle

Wedding services

Check in
  • 03:00 PM
Check out
  • 12:00 PM
Hotel Facilities
  • Ballroom
  • Banquet facilities
  • Disabled facilities
  • Free parking
  • Internet access
  • Lift
  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Wheelchair accessible lift
  • Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in rooms
Room Facilities
  • Air conditioning in room
  • Bath
  • Bathrobe
  • Disabled facilities in room
  • Free newspaper
  • Full size mirror
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet access in room
  • Minibar
  • Safe
  • Separate toilet
  • Shower
  • Slippers
  • Sofa bed
  • Telephone
  • Wi-Fi in room
  • 24 hour room service
  • Airport shuttle
  • Car rental desk
  • Childcare service
  • Concierge
  • Disabled services
  • Doctor on call
  • Laundry service
  • Masseuse
  • Room service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Turndown service
  • Wedding services
  • Children's activities
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Horse riding
  • Indoor pool
  • Outdoor pool
  • Spa pool
  • 18 hole golf course 7 Km


This hotel has been awarded:

  • Luxury Business Hotel 2016 - World Luxury Hotel Awards
  • Europe's Best Relaxation Retreat 2015 - World Boutique Hotel Awards
  • Best of Wine Tourism 2016 - Great Wine Capitals
  • Luxury Boutique Hotel of the Year 2016 - Luxury travel Guide
  • Best Boutique Hotel - Northern Portugal & LUX Getaway Award: Most Romantic Retreat, Portugal, 2015 - LUX Hotel & Spa Awards
  • Golden Key 2015, 2014 & 2013 - Expresso Guide


These reviews are the real opinions of Club members and we have verified their stay at the hotel.