The Pousada da Ria is located in Torreira, near the city of Aveiro on a peninsula that acts as a barrier between the Atlantic Ocean and the Aveiro Lagoon. It is a 15-minute drive from the town of São Jacinto and 43 km from the city of Aveiro. This building from the 60s is built on pillars above the water, and affords an up-close and special connection with nature.
During your stay, you can swim in the fantastic outdoor swimming pool or relax in the privacy of a small private beach. For your meals, the hotel offers a restaurant and a bar. The rooms are modern and decorated in warm, bright tones, and have a balcony with views of the gardens or the lagoon.
All the rooms are located on the first floor and have a balcony, thus enjoying an incredible view over the lagoon.
RESTAURANTS AND SERVICES
Enjoy the Pousada's private beach , protected by the currents and oxygenated by the algae that attest to the quality of the water, to relax and sunbathe.
The Pousada da Ria offers bicycles for hire, which are typical in the area, for discovering the city, and you can leave your vehicle free of charge in the Pousada's car park.
Savour the delicacies at the Búzios restaurant, featuring a superb view over the lagoon and a traditional Portuguese menu. In the evening, enjoy a drink at the Garça Bar or read a book by the fireplaces. Our reception is available 24 hours a day.
LOCATION AND DESTINATION
The characteristics of the lagoon, formed by many lagoons, make this region the perfect destination for outdoor sports, an unforgettable boat trip, a dip in the swimming pool, horse riding or for enjoying the spectacular beaches nearby.
Aveiro is a charming city of canals and romantic, colourful houses, where you can observe the local fishermen at work. Come with time to discover the various species of birds. Visit the San Jacinto Dunes Nature Reserve or the Santo André Ship Museum.
To visit Aveiro by car or on foot, you can take the ferry or a boat in São Jacinto. This trip takes 15 minutes and is the best way to get to the city and to experience a piece of the lagoon's environment. Pousada da Ria is a charming hotel with 20 rooms.