Torel Avantgarde

Top choice hotel in Miragaia
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High on a hill in Miragaia, this decadent five-star boutique hotel is a winner. Named after prominent avant-garde artists, designers and musicians – from Warhol to Nina Simone – the luxe rooms and suites are decorated in rich colours and fabrics, with bespoke murals, handwoven rugs and homestyle perks like Nespresso machines.

Gourmet restaurant Digby has fine river views and Balsamea Spa offers a hammam, gym, massages and Thalgo marine treatments.

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Quick description

Torel Avantgarde is set in Porto's centre, a 10-minute walk from the Douro riverside and 750 metres from the iconic Clérigos Church. The 3-time award-winning 5-star hotel features an outdoor swimming pool, a fitness centre and a garden, as well as panoramic views over the city. The rooms has air conditioning, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, a coffee machine, a shower, free toiletries and a desk. With a private bathroom, some rooms at the hotel also have a terrace. Guest rooms feature a wardrobe. Free WiFi is provided throughout. A continental breakfast is available each morning at Torel Avantgarde. Guests can sample Portuguese and local dishes at the property's in-house restaurant. This property is situated a short distance from attractions such as Cristal Palace Gardens and the Lello Bookshop. Paris Galleries Street is a 10-minute walk from Torel Avantgarde, while Ferreira Borges Market is a 15-minute walk away. Francisco Sá Carneiro Airport is 18 km from the property.

Important information

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply. A damage deposit of EUR 100 is required on arrival. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed on check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full via credit card, subject to an inspection of the property. Please note that when booking 4 or more rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply. Please note that the credit card used to make the reservation must be presented at check-in. License number: <strong>18.1/14449</strong>


  • Allergy-free room
  • Walking tours
  • Wifi available in all areas
  • Lockers
  • Fitness
  • Sun loungers or beach chairs
  • Designated smoking area
  • Parking garage
  • Yoga classes
  • Babysitting/child services
  • Security alarm
  • Tickets to attractions or shows
  • Bike tours
  • Beauty services
  • Airport shuttle
  • Children television networks
  • Outdoor pool (all year)
  • Manicure
  • Shuttle service
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Body scrub
  • Secured parking
  • Airport drop off
  • Themed dinner nights
  • Kid meals
  • Spa lounge/relaxation area
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Foot massage
  • Higher level toilet
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • On-site coffee house
  • Fence around pool
  • Smoke alarms
  • Temporary art galleries
  • Swimming pool
  • Sun terrace
  • Pedicure
  • Breakfast options
  • On-site parking
  • Terrace
  • Live sport events (broadcast)
  • Waxing services
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Spa facilities
  • Body treatments
  • Street parking
  • Bridal suite
  • Garden
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • 24-hour security
  • Family rooms
  • Fruits
  • Parking
  • Trouser press
  • Fitness/spa locker rooms
  • Public bath
  • Emergency cord in bathroom
  • Bottle of water
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Neck massage
  • Wine/champagne
  • Swimming pool
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Cctv in common areas
  • Key access
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Shallow end
  • Internet services
  • Back massage
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Airport shuttle (additional charge)
  • Cctv outside property
  • Spa/wellness packages
  • Airport pick up
  • Couples massage
  • Full body massage
  • Accessible parking
  • Lower bathroom sink
  • Tour desk
  • Chocolate or cookies
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Pool/beach towels
  • Snack bar
  • Pool with view
  • Hammam
  • Public transport tickets
  • Wifi
  • Books, dvds, music for children
  • Facial treatments


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge service
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • Car hire
  • Laundry
  • Ironing service
  • Shoeshine
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Vip room facilities
  • Dry cleaning
  • Room service


  • Heating
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Lift
  • Safety deposit box
  • Air conditioning
  • Non-smoking throughout


  • Valet parking
  • Private parking


  • Massage
  • Fitness centre
  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Outdoor pool

Food and drink

  • Restaurant
  • Bar


  • Free WiFi available