Convento Do Espinheiro, A Luxury Collection Hotel & Spa, Evora, Portugal
Fascinating for its history, authentic in its charm, Convento do Espinheiro, Evora has given life to a 15th century convent, considered a national monument where important nobles have outlined the history of Portugal.
Luxuriously renovated, Convento do Espinheiro has rekindled its respected status in the surrounds of the city of Évora, which is classified as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO.
Location and Transfers
Situated 2km from the town of Evora in the Alentejo region.
Transfer time is 1 hour 30 minutes from Lisboa (Lisbon) Airport by car.
Deluxe Rooms – offer an exquisite combination of luxury design and comfort that is expected from a Luxury Collection Resort. Available as a Deluxe Garden View Room with a private balcony offering breathtaking views of the resort’s garden and court areas or, Deluxe Pool View overlooking the splendid pool and garden areas as well as the local landscape
Heritage Deluxe Convent Rooms – located in the ancient Convent with views of the Don Sebastião square, the Heritage guest rooms are perfectly blended together with traditional décor and a selection of modern technology and offer guests that additional benefit of spacious living
Design Guest Rooms – inspired by the 1950’s, the Design guest rooms welcome guests with a balanced combination of modern decor and 15th century heritage in a spacious living area. Design guest rooms are all located in the new wing of the hotel; with a modern design to reflect the glamour and luxury of the 1950’s and showcase stunning views of the resort’s vast landscape
Grand Deluxe Guest Rooms – available in two choices of décor, from the traditional Heritage design, maintaining a luxurious historical feel in conjunction with its surroundings to a more modern glamour design, reflecting the era of the 1950’s and views of the Garcia de Resende Chapel
Deluxe Rooms – located in the 15th Century convent of the resort and once reserved for Portuguese Kings when travelling to Évora. Feature an ample lounge area with private balcony for entertainment and a selection of the finest Bulgari bathroom amenities, exclusively available in all suites
Royal Suite – experience the true luxury which was once reserved for the Portuguese Royal Family. Named after King John II of Portugal, the Royal Suite was reserved to accommodate the King of Kings and offers a truly unique experience. It consists of a main bedroom with private bathroom, living area with guest bathroom and access to one of the most breathtaking views over the local city of Évora from a private terrace
Divinus – embrace the traditional flavours of the local gastronomy blended elegantly together with Mediterranean cuisine. Located in an ancient wine cellar, the Divinus restaurant is the resort’s main gourmet restaurant
Claustrus – this historical courtyard was used by the moors in 15th century as an area of meditation and today, offers breakfast (summer months) and “à la carte” dining, with a selection of cuisine from Mediterranean dishes to light snacks
Pulpitus – bar in which guests may enjoy an array of refreshments, cocktails and snacks while accompanied by a local pianist
Cisterna Wine Bar – formally a gothic water deposit during the 15th Century, the Cisterna Wine Bar has now become a must for any wine lover
Aqua Lounge Pool Bar – a variety of tapas, salads and refreshing cocktails are served in this modern setting
Facilities and Activities
Health & Fitness Club
Indoor Swimming Pool
Outdoor Swimming Pool & Children’s Pool
Tennis and Paddle Court
Children’s Outdoor Playground
Indoor Mini Club