Golden Tulip Porto Gaia Hotel & Spa

Rua da Belgica, 86, 4400-044 Vila Nova de Gaia, Porto

+351 227 727 400

per night


based on 1,266 reviews


Value for money

For your family vacation to Portugal, the Golden Tulip Porto Gaia Hotel & Spa offers 4-star facilities with convenient beach access and plenty of other amenities. Enjoy an indoor pool and a health club to help you stay in shape, or relax in the hotel’s full-service spa, which features modern facilities like private treatment rooms and a full menu of spa services. The hotel also offers a business center and free hotel-wide Wi-Fi for your use, along with free onsite parking. You can upgrade your stay to include breakfast or ask about available airport shuttle services. Limited-hour room service is also offered and the front desk is staffed 24/7 for your needs. Enjoy an array of services, including limo and town car hire, concierge service, and even tours and ticket assistance. In all, 57 guest rooms are available at the Golden Tulip Porto Gaia Hotel & Spa, offering luxury amenities like premium bedding and a modern bathroom with a soaking tub and a bidet. You'll also enjoy a minibar and premium TV programming. Choose from standard or superior accommodations, as well. You will find a restaurant and bar in the hotel, along with a coffee shop. The Golden Tulip Porto Gaia Hotel & Spa also puts you just a short walk from Vintage Praia Sushi, DALI Food House, and O Gato Que Pesca, offering various local cuisine options nearby. During your stay at this luxury hotel and spa, you’ll be just a short walk from Lavadores Beach. In the area, you can drive to Ribeira Square or the Porto Cathedral. Visit Bolhao Market and Casa da Musica, as well.

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  • Indoor pool
  • Beachfront
  • Spa and wellness center
  • Fitness center
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Coffee shop
  • Free parking

Services and conveniences

  • Business center
  • Wake-up service
  • Car rental
  • Concierge service
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Hammam (Turkish bath)
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Mini-market on site
  • Room service
  • Key access
  • Key card access
  • Express check-out
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • 24hr front desk
  • Wedding services
  • Ticket service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Bottle of water


  • Family rooms
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Interconnected room(s) available
  • Landmark view
  • Lockers
  • Newspapers
  • Storage available
  • Quiet street view
  • Beachfront
  • River view
  • Sea view
  • Seating area
  • Sofa
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Bridal suite
  • Telephone
  • City view

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • 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


  • Mobile hotspot device
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • 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 located on ground floor
  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • Hypoallergenic
  • No smoking
  • Lowered sink
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Elevator
  • Accessible by elevator
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs


  • Electric kettle
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Coffee shop
  • Minibar
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Refrigerator

Pool and spa

  • Spa
  • Hot tub
  • Indoor pool
  • Pool towels
  • Steam room
  • Spa and wellness center
  • Massage
  • Sauna


  • Hairdryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Raised toilet
  • Shower
  • Bathtub
  • Spa bath
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper

Things to do

  • Bicycle rental
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Game room
  • Golf
  • Cycling
  • Horse riding
  • Night club
  • Hiking


  • Outdoor dining area
  • Garden
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Beach towels
  • Balcony

Family friendly

  • Babysitting or child care
  • Cribs available
  • Books, DVDs, music for children
  • Kids meals
  • Children's television networks

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • TV


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

Parking and transportation

  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Free parking
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)


  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Wardrobe or closet


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk


  • Fitness center
  • Tennis

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Traveler Reviews

GoodBased on 1266 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • great location and great massage. (in 37 reviews)
  • Staff was very helpful and friendly. (in 35 reviews)
  • Breakfast wasn't very exciting (in 34 reviews)
Cons -
  • Breakfast very basic minimum selection disappointing (in 19 reviews)
  • "Hotel is old, need renovations." (in 18 reviews)
  • The room walls were dirty. (in 12 reviews)

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4.0 Mediocre
Staff was nice

Where to begin... the place is old and run down, not clean. Room was musty smelling. Room 201 is next to elevator and noisy. Street traffic is noisy. No way is this 4 star, more like 2 star.

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Info about your stay

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Frequently asked questions

  • 4 star hotels in Vila Nova de Gaia typically cost $104/night, but Golden Tulip Porto Gaia Hotel & Spa is typically available for $68/night, and is rated equally to its competitors.

  • The drive from Porto to Golden Tulip Porto Gaia Hotel & Spa will take you about 24min depending on traffic, with a distance of 8.1 mi. Hotels located in more populated areas may see vastly more traffic which will add to your travel time.

  • Another more common option is to just take a taxi or rideshare service from the airport to Golden Tulip Porto Gaia Hotel & Spa. The nearest airport to the hotel is Porto.

  • Golden Tulip Porto Gaia Hotel & Spa does have a restaurant on site that guests and non-guests can use. Ask the front desk for kitchen hours or call Golden Tulip Porto Gaia Hotel & Spa at +351 227 727 400. Guests staying at Golden Tulip Porto Gaia Hotel & Spa are welcomed by hotel staff to order room service directly from the kitchen to their room.

  • Yes, Golden Tulip Porto Gaia Hotel & Spa has a pool that customers can use. Typically, hotel pools have restrictions based on the time of day so be sure to speak to the front desk before using the pool.

  • For assistance from an employee at Golden Tulip Porto Gaia Hotel & Spa please call +351 227 727 400.

  • Yes, Golden Tulip Porto Gaia Hotel & Spa has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

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