The Yeatman hotel in Porto, with its breathtaking views over the Douro River and historic city of Oporto, combines understated luxury and stylish comfort to provide a haven for food and wine lovers and is THE place to stay for the discerning luxury traveler.
This luxury hotel, which opened in 2010, features 89 beautifully decorated rooms and 20 suites, all of which boast terraces and balconies with panoramic views over the city, which is just a short walk away.
Located high on the south bank of the River Douro in the historic heart of Vila Nova de Gaia, the hotel is surrounded by ancient Port lodges where Port houses such as Taylor Fladgate have stored there Port wine for over three centuries.
The Yeatman, widely regarded as the best hotel in Porto, blends timeless elegance and a wealth of authentic detail to create a very special atmosphere which evokes the distinctive personality of this ancient city and its historic link to the world of wine.
The hotel has established partnerships with many of Portugal's finest wine producers, such as Taylor Fladgate, who actively participate in The Yeatman's program of tastings, seminars and wine dinners. These partner wineries also sponsor individual rooms and suites which feature intriguing pictures and objects to provide an insight into each winery's unique history and environment, adding a discreet individual accent to each guest room.
Complementing The Yeatman's own wine activities, visits can be arranged to leading vineyards and estates in the Douro Valley, Minho, Dão and Bairrada wine regions, all easily accessible by road.