A unique area of eccentricity and tradition in the heart of Minho

Carmo’s Boutique Hotel is located in Ponte de Lima, the oldest town of Portugal, in the heart of Minho, in the Vinho Verde Region - A rich land of Mankind and Tradition. This is a place where the past, modernity, and cultural roots coexist perfectly. This hotel stands out for the recovery of tradition, history, sophistication, and respect for the Environment. 

A romantic and surreal scenario, a true boutique hotel in the style of Salvador Dalí, as Arjan Mulder said.

In Detail
The house was built from scratch and is a project of the architect Carvalho Araújo. It has 12 prestige rooms and 3 luxury suites. Each room has a stylish décor, distinctive, bright and modern, matching contemporary design, luxurious details, and the traditional Lusitanian style. Carmo's Boutique Hotel suits have a canopy bed "dressed" with Portuguese cotton linens and some rooms have a small private garden. 

A traditional à la carte complimentary breakfast is served each morning in the Hall. 

The hotel restaurant serves the best Portuguese cuisine delicacies prepared with organic products of the region, always in the company of the finest wines.

A member of the Small Luxury Hotels of the World, Carmo's Boutique Hotel also has an outdoor swimming pool, riding stables with horses and ponies, and an SPA with aromatherapy treatments and goat milk treatments. The hotel offers different leisure programs, including visits to some nearby cities, some of which are listed as World Heritage by UNESCO. You can also choose from horse-drawn carriage rides, horseback riding on a genuine Lusitano horse, tours to the famous Quintas that produce the famous Vinho Verde, and golf programs. Wine tasting and gastronomic and cultural experiences are a plus in this hotel where wine and books awaken your senses.

The hotel also provides a shuttle service between the airports or the Porto or Vigo and the hotel, on request.

Restaurants & Bars
A warm hall, full of memories, books, good wines, and many other objects with History, that have the mission to engage you in an atmosphere that takes care of the details. In the garden or on the edge of the pool with the horizon as a limit, travel by the flavors of the different regions of Portugal, always in the company of the finest wines of the Vinho Verde region.

Here you can taste the best delicacies of traditional Portuguese cuisine: the best meat of the region and the best fish of the Atlantic are a must in a kitchen coordinated by Chef João Araújo.

In this reserved space for socializing, where refinement merges with relaxation and therapy, unique and ancient rituals of relaxation and rejuvenation are offered to you. The 100% pure goat's milk with 100% organic essential oils is a unique treatment in our country.

The SPA also has a heated overflowing pool and a traditional Japanese bathtub.

Meeting Rooms
Carmo's Boutique Hotel provides a meeting room, properly equipped, for a small group of people.

Location and Directions
Carmo’s Boutique Hotel is located in Gemieira, 5 km.(3.10 mi.) from Ponte de Lima.
GPS: N 41º46’31.0'', W 8º32’03.6''