Located halfway between Lisbon and Oporto, this beautifully restored palace is set in the scenery of Bairrada vineyards and private gardens. It features elegant interiors with numerous antiques and high ceilings. Curia Palace, Hotel & Spa offers spacious Art Deco rooms with marble bathrooms. Special attention is given to the use of warm colours and natural fabrics. Free WiFi is available in the public areas of the hotel. The wellness area includes a large outdoor pool and complete spa facilities. Guests can enjoy typical Portuguese cuisine at the restaurant with a terrace facing the landscaped gardens. A glass of renowned Buçaco wine, produced on palace grounds, will complement the meal. The hotel is located 15 km from the Bussaco National Forest and 37 km from Conimbriga Roman ruins.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 8.7 for a two-person trip.

Distance in property description is calculated using © OpenStreetMap

Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.6)

Free parking available at the hotel


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Room type
Number of guests
1 double bed
1 futon bed
2 single beds
1 futon bed
1 large double bed
1 large double bed
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Travel Sustainable Level 1
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Guest reviews


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  • Mário
    Curia Palace Hotel is a 100 Years old hotel famous for Curia Spa and Waters. Here you will find a bucolic and romantic place to stay with the possibility to time travel to 1940. Don't expect to find modern amenities or fancy modern decoration. You...
  • Krzysztof
    United StatesUnited States
    everything as expected, clean modern room, good location, park like setting, good breakfast, interior historical decor, very helpful staff, excellent parking at the front door, no crowds!
  • Luis
    South AfricaSouth Africa
    It is a unique building filled with amazing furniture pieces. Worth staying at just for that reason. A sort of luxury country hotel with horses roaming in the fields and goats in the gardens😊

Hotel surroundings

1 restaurant on site

  • Restaurante BelleÉpoque
    • Cuisine
    • Open for
      Lunch • Dinner
    • Ambiance
      Family friendly • Traditional • Romantic

Facilities of Curia Palace, Hotel & Spa

Most popular facilities
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Restaurant
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Room service
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Family rooms
  • Bar
  • Toilet paper
  • Bidet
  • Bath or shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Bath
  • Shower
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Children's playground
  • Tennis court
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Free public parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
    Reception services
    • Luggage storage
    • 24-hour front desk
    Entertainment and family services
    • Babysitting/child services
      Additional charge
    Cleaning services
    • Ironing service
      Additional charge
    • Dry cleaning
    • Laundry
    Business facilities
    • Fax/photocopying
    • Meeting/banquet facilities
      Additional charge
    Safety & security
    • Safety deposit box
    • Non-smoking throughout
    • Car hire
    • Chapel/shrine
    • Lift
    • Heating
    • Family rooms
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Wake up service/Alarm clock
    • Air conditioning
    • Room service
    Outdoor swimming pool
    • Seasonal
    Languages spoken
    • English
    • Portuguese

    House rules

    Curia Palace, Hotel & Spa takes special requests - add in the next step!


    From 16:00 to 00:00


    From 07:00 to 11:00



    Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

    Children and beds

    Child policies

    Children of any age are welcome.

    To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

    Cot and extra bed policies

    0 - 2 years
    Cot upon request

    The number of cots allowed is dependent on the option you choose. Please check your selected option for more information.

    There are no extra beds available at this property.

    All cots are subject to availability.

    No age restriction

    There is no age requirement for check-in


    Pets are not allowed.

    Maestro Mastercard Visa Discover JCB Diners Club Carte Bleue American Express Cash Curia Palace, Hotel & Spa accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

    The fine print

    Guests under the age of 3 are not allowed in spa facilities due to health regulations.

    Please present the credit card used to secure your reservation when you check in at the property.

    If you are paying with a credit card from another holder, please provide the hotel with the following documents before arrival:

    - Letter of authorization with the cardholder's signature;
    - Photocopy of the credit card of the holder (front and back of the card with the signature of the holder).

    Please note that the hotel may contact the cardholder to verify the information provided.

    Please note that when booking more than 4 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

    In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

    Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to help protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

    Spa and gym facilities at this property are unavailable due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

    Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures.

    Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

    License number: 564

    FAQs about Curia Palace, Hotel & Spa

    • Check-in at Curia Palace, Hotel & Spa is from 16:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

    • Curia Palace, Hotel & Spa offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

      • Cycling
      • Hiking
      • Children's playground
      • Tennis court
      • Swimming Pool

    • Room options at Curia Palace, Hotel & Spa include:

      • Double
      • Single
      • Twin/Double
      • Twin
      • Suite

    • Curia Palace, Hotel & Spa is 50 yards from the centre of Curia. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

    • Yes, Curia Palace, Hotel & Spa is popular with guests booking family stays.

    • The prices at Curia Palace, Hotel & Spa may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

    • Curia Palace, Hotel & Spa has 1 restaurant:

      • Restaurante BelleÉpoque

    • Yes, this hotel has a pool. Find out the details about the pool and other facilities on this page.