< PORTUGAL | CURIA: Curia Palace Hotel
Situated between Lisbon and Oporto, and 20 minutes away from Coimbra, the Curia Palace is one of Portugal’s most legendary hotels and jewel of the “Golden Twenties” era. It was envisioned by Alexandre de Almeida in 1926 and built in Art Nouveau style. Large private park with gardens, vineyards and golf course encircle the hotel and it is also one of the largest spas of the central Portugal.
Curia Palace features 97 rooms and 3 luxurious suites, all with high ceiling and classical proportions. In 2008, Hotel was fully renovated and restored to its original splendour and today,
original antiques with architect designed furnishings blend with 21st century elegance and comfort.
Portuguese specialities and the most exclusive wines from the region can be enjoyed at the Belle Époque Restaurant, stylish ambience of the 1920s. The lobby Bar is the ideal place for tea, cocktails and occasional nostalgic evenings.
Extensive conference exhibition and business resources meet the unique needs of event clients and organizers - 5 meeting rooms, the state of art Millennium Auditorium for up to 220 guests and the opulent Ballroom for up to 280 guests that can be linked with the majestic Belle Époque Restaurant to accommodate receptions for up to 550 guests. Exclusive spa experience with glass-enclosed indoor heated pool, jacuzzis, sentô, sauna, steam room, as well as well appointed treatment rooms and fitness center.
The perfect frame for getaway outdoor recreation, providing extensive gardens and park areas, historical outdoor swimming pool, 2 tennis courts, badmington, miniature soccer field, table tennis, children’s playground, watermill, pet farm with deer and pheasant raising and organic agriculture. Executive 9-hole par 34 golf course is within walking distance, while wine route, hot spring bathes and glorious Atlantic beaches are in close vicinity.
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