Hotel Features. Set overlooking an artificial lake on the Ria river, this city-centre hotel has a modern lobby that features a television, bar and complimentary newspapers. Amenities at the Meliá Ria Hotel include a hair salon, limited hours room service and secure garage parking (surcharge).
A complimentary breakfast is served every morning at the Meliá Ria Hotel. International and Portugese dishes are served at the Restaurante do Lago, while the Bar do Lago offers a selection of drinks. The restaurant and bar both overlook the lake.
The Meliá Ria Hotel's Wellness Centre offers an indoor heated pool, a Turkish bath, sauna and jetted tub. A fitness room and Pilates classes are also available. Bicycles can be hired in the local area.
Guestrooms. Decorated in bold, high- contrast black, white and red, the Meliá Ria Hotel's 128 air-conditioned guestrooms feature contemporary wooden furnishings, including coffee tables. Amenities include minibars, LCD satellite television, Internet ports and direct-dial phones. Bathrooms offer showers or tubs, telephones and makeup mirrors.
Expert Tip. Sometimes called "the Portugese Venice", Aveiro is an important seaport, famous for its production of salt and its seaweed harvest. The city is also renowned for the 15th-century Convento de Jesus, also known as Santa Joana, which houses the city museum.
Standard (Triple): One queen bed and two twin beds. Contemporary decor, white linens, deep-red fabrics and black furnishings. Air conditioning, LCD television with satellite channels, high-speed and dial-up Internet connections, minibar and safe. Bathroom with telephone, makeup mirror, hair dryer and tub or shower.
Standard (Single): One queen bed or two twin beds. Contemporary decor, white linens, deep-red fabrics and black furnishings. Air conditioning, LCD television with satellite channels, high-speed and dial-up Internet connections, minibar and safe. Bathroom with telephone, makeup mirror, hair dryer and tub or shower.
From Porto Airport (OPO):
Distance to Meliá Ria hotel is 80 kilometres, approximately 60 minutes' drive.
Getting there. The Violet line (E) on Porto's Metro system runs from the airport to Porto city centre, and single tickets cost 1.35 EUR. The station at the airport is in front of arrivals. Buses depart for the city centre every 20-30 minutes. Intercity and local trains run from Porto to Aveiro. The Meliá Ria Hotel is one kilometre from Aveiro train station. Prices are all subject to change.
Getting around. The city can be easily explored on foot. The area is serviced by both a bus network and train service.
- Sauna Hair salon
- Elevator/lift Shoe shine
- Parking nearby Steam room
- Swimming pool - indoor Exhibit space
- Beauty services Air-conditioned public areas
- Restaurant(s) Babysitting or child care
- Comp newspapers in lobby Conference room(s)
- Meeting room (small groups) Bar/lounge
- Health club Business center
- Banquet facilities Parking (secure)
- Television in lobby Dry cleaning service
- Spa services on site Use of nearby fitness center (discount)
- Wedding services Coffee shop or cafe
- Room service (limited hours) Complimentary breakfast
- Swimming pool Event catering
Room Amenities: , , • Smoking rooms • Cable/satellite TV • Cribs (infant beds) available • Iron/ironing board (on request • Bathroom telephone • Welcome amenities • Bidet • Blackout drapes/curtains • Electronic/magnetic keys • Makeup mirror
Bus station: 150 metres | Train station: 1 km| Santa Joana (city museum): 1 km| River pier: 2 km| Coastal pier: 3 km| Costa Nova (beach): 7 km| Barra (beach): 7 km| Port: 68 km|
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