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
  • Pool with view
  • Cashless payment available
  • Breakfast takeaway containers
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Wifi
  • Live sport events (broadcast)
  • Access to health care professionals
  • Thermometers for guests provided by property
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Outdoor pool (all year)
  • Smoke alarms
  • Kid meals
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Trouser press
  • Terrace
  • First aid kit available
  • Babysitting/child services
  • Children television networks
  • Sun terrace
  • Lockers
  • Books, dvds, music for children
  • Airport shuttle
  • Tour desk
  • Parking
  • Family rooms
  • Physical distancing rules followed
  • 24-hour security
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Hammam
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Wifi available in all areas
  • Internet services
  • Designated smoking area
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Bridal suite
  • Pool/beach towels
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • Cctv outside property
  • Guests have the option to cancel any cleaning services for their accommodation during their stay
  • Security alarm
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Temporary art galleries
  • On-site parking
  • Airport shuttle (additional charge)
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Fence around pool
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Cctv in common areas
  • Themed dinner nights
  • Swimming pool
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Shallow end
  • Public bath
  • Bike tours
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Walking tours
  • Garden
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Snack bar
  • Linens, towels and laundry washed in accordance with local authority guidelines


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


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


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

Food and drink

  • Restaurant
  • Bar


  • Free WiFi available


  • Private parking
  • Valet parking