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Melia Ria Hotel & Spa

Cais Da Fonte Nova, Lote 5, 3810-200 Aveiro, Aveiro

+351 234 401 000

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based on 2,452 reviews

About Melia Ria Hotel & Spa, Aveiro

Value for money

Melia Ria is a contemporary hotel in the heart of the city of Aveiro built in 2005. Rooms have views of the Ria. It is a top location for business travelers. The sophisticated architecture features a unique cube design. There is a spa on-site that you can receive wellness treatments from. The atrium has plants, large vases, and a couch. The lobby is open late. Garage parking is available, and you can charge your electric vehicle at the charging port. Event and meeting rooms are equipped to host groups of up to 780 people. You can use the fully-equipped gym. The hotel has an indoor pool and jacuzzi. There is also a tennis court. Melia Ria has 128 rooms. Rooms have an air conditioner, daily maid service, and wireless internet access. There is a minibar, refrigerator, toiletries, telephone, and satellite television. They are decorated in dark wood furnishings with water-themed photographs. Premium rooms have electric kettles, and views of the water. Suites have separate living rooms, espresso machines, and bathrobes. O Lago is the on-site restaurant that serves Portuguese food. There is also a breakfast buffet. It overlooks the lake. Bar da Lago is the restaurant bar. Other nearby eating options are Subenshi Sushi, Anna´s Restaurant, Rang Mahal, and A Nossa Casa. It is a ten-minute walk to the old town and the train station, which is 1,650 feet from the hotel. The Francisco Sá Carneiro Airport is 41.4 miles away. Nearby sights are Museu de Aveiro, Shopping Center Forum Aveiro, and Church of Vera Cruz.

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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

  • Indoor pool
  • Spa and wellness center
  • Fitness center
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Business center

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Property is cleaned by professional cleaning companies
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • 24-hour security
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • First-aid kit
  • Safe

Services and conveniences

  • Business center
  • Wake-up service
  • Car rental
  • Concierge service
  • Hammam (Turkish bath)
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • Tour desk
  • Key card access
  • 24hr front desk
  • Wedding services
  • Ticket service
  • Safety deposit box


  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Air-conditioned
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Body soap
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Increased accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Elevator
  • Accessible by elevator
  • Adapted bath
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator


  • Hairdryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower
  • Shower cap
  • Bathtub
  • Bidet
  • Spa bath
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Walk-in shower

Pool and spa

  • Heated pool
  • Spa
  • Hot tub
  • Indoor pool
  • Pool towels
  • Pool with a view
  • Steam room
  • Spa and wellness center
  • Massage
  • Sauna


  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Lake view
  • Lockers
  • Storage available
  • River view
  • Slippers
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Soundproofing
  • Telephone
  • City view


  • Electric kettle
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Minibar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Pay-per-view channels
  • Radio
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Smartphone dock
  • TV

Things to do

  • Gift shop
  • Shops (on site)
  • Cycling
  • Beauty salon
  • Hiking


  • Ironing service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board


  • Feather pillow
  • Socket near the bed
  • Sofa bed
  • Clothes rack

Family friendly

  • Cribs available
  • Kids meals
  • Kid-friendly buffet

Parking and transportation

  • Private parking
  • EV charging station


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Beach towels


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk


  • Fitness center

Places of interest near Melia Ria Hotel & Spa

Attractions in Aveiro, Portugal curated by momondo

Melia Ria Hotel & Spa location: Cais Da Fonte Nova, Lote 5, 3810-200 Aveiro, Aveiro


Praia da Barra5.5 mi

Melia Ria Hotel & Spa Reviews

GreatBased on 2452 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • Great location with friendly staff (in 20 reviews)
  • Very ample breakfast buffet (in 20 reviews)
  • "It's a good hotel, comfortable, well located." (in 15 reviews)
Cons -
  • "The facilities were dirty, the sauna did not work, the pool floor was loose" (in 4 reviews)
  • Hear everything from next door (in 1 review)
  • Walls are paper thin. (in 1 review)

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Melia Ria Hotel & Spa room booking info

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Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 12:00 PM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • Drive distance from Porto to Melia Ria Hotel & Spa and vice versa is 42.1 mi and the overall drive time is about 2h 6min. Driving time can vary based on the time of day and traffic.

  • A very popular option for travelers staying at Melia Ria Hotel & Spa would be to take a taxi or ridesharing service from Porto directly to the hotel.

  • Yes, you’re free to bring your dog with you while staying at Melia Ria Hotel & Spa.

  • Yes, Melia Ria Hotel & Spa does have a restaurant where you can sit down to eat or take food to go. There are also many other quality food options in Aveiro for those looking for something different. If you are staying at Melia Ria Hotel & Spa, you are more than welcome to order food through the hotel’s room service menu.

  • Yes. Many momondo users traveling to Aveiro specifically look for hotels with a pool. Melia Ria Hotel & Spa may have rules and guidelines for using the pool, so be sure to ask the front desk about things like pool hours.

  • If you have questions about Melia Ria Hotel & Spa or your reservation, please call the front desk directly at +351 234 401 000.

  • Yes, Melia Ria Hotel & Spa has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • Yes. If you are looking for a hotel with a fitness center on-site, Melia Ria Hotel & Spa is a great place to stay.

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