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You've stumbled upon your Portuguese sanctuary: steeped in history, lavishly appointed, and destined for discerning travelers. 

As you step into this hotel nestled in the heart of Porto, you'll quickly realize that its grandeur transcends its name alone. Once renowned as the city's foremost café in the 1930s, Café Monumental has seamlessly transitioned into Porto's premier choice for a sumptuous retreat. By selecting this distinguished 5-star hotel, affiliated with The Leading Hotels of the World, you're not merely booking a stay—you're embracing a legacy akin to that of Portuguese elite society, becoming an integral part of its storied narrative.

In Detail
Discover the comfort of this luxury hotel, where you'll feel right at home amidst a selection of 63 rooms and 13 suites exuding spacious intimacy. Lose yourself in the timeless allure of our collection of old books, create cherished memories with your loved ones by the crackling fireplace, and savor moments of togetherness over exceptional cuisine at your table. And when it's time to unwind, surrender yourself to the tranquil oasis of our wellness area, where relaxation knows no bounds.

At Le Monumental Palace, immerse yourself in an atmosphere of exclusivity and indulgence, courtesy of our esteemed partners. Nestled in the heart of Porto, our luxury hotel is dedicated to ensuring your stay is exceptional. Whether you're delighting in culinary masterpieces crafted by our Michelin-starred chef or indulging in rejuvenating treatments at the renowned Grand Bleu spa, prepare for an unforgettable sensory voyage. Embrace a penchant for the monumental, if not for sheer excellence, as every aspect of your experience with us is meticulously curated to surpass your expectations.

Restaurants & Bars
Le Monument

Embark on a culinary odyssey at Le Monument's gastronomic restaurant in the heart of Porto, where you'll discover the talent and excellence of Michelin-starred chef Julien Montbabut's cuisine. Drawing inspiration from two years of exploring the wonders of Portugal, Chef Julien Montbabut recounts his adventures and discoveries through an epic gastronomic journey. Prepare to be enchanted by this thrilling voyage, where the finest flavors and textures come together in a symphony of surprises, enriched by Portuguese influences and elevated by French savoir-faire. Allow yourself to be swept away by the creativity and passion infused into every dish, promising an unforgettable dining experience.

Renowned Portuguese chef Olivier da Costa adds his culinary expertise to Le Monumental Palace with his latest Japanese-inspired concept, promising a truly unique gastronomic experience. Embrace the fusion of traditional Japanese flavors with innovative twists, curated by Chef Olivier da Costa, as you embark on a culinary journey. Prepare to be delighted by the harmonious blend of Japanese culinary techniques and Portuguese influences, resulting in an unforgettable dining experience celebrating the best of both worlds.

La Mezzanine
Experience the allure of La Mezzanine, nestled in the heart of Le Monumental Palace. This expansive and opulent space serves as the backdrop for the most delectable breakfasts, lavish brunches, or your most memorable events. Indulge in a morning feast of tantalizing delights, gather for a sumptuous brunch affair, or host your dazzling events amidst luxurious surroundings. Whatever the occasion, La Mezzanine offers a refined setting where culinary excellence and elegance converge to create unforgettable moments.

Embark on a unique journey of relaxation by immersing yourself in the waters of the Grand Bleu Spa. Let yourself be enveloped by the immensity of the ocean, awakening your senses and calming your mind. Inspired by the properties of the sea, our experienced therapists guide you through a serene and holistic approach, in perfect harmony with your individuality.
Location & Directions
Av. dos Aliados 151, 4000-067 Porto