Pestana Porto Hotel forms part of a block of town houses dating from the 16th, 17th and 18th centuries. This beautiful adjoining group of buildings was classified by UNESCO as part of the World Heritage site which extends along the Douro River enjoying a magnificent view and unique atmosphere. Situated in the Praca da Ribeira, heart of the historical centre of Porto and constructed on part of the mediaeval city wall. In the bustle of the city, after taking a boat ride on the river, exploring streets and alleys, admiring the architecture, seeing the sights, visiting the wonderful port lodges, discovering markets, cafes, museums and enticing shops. It's good to have somewhere to come home to.The Pestana Porto Hotel is one of those places in the world, where "receiving visitors" means "offering them the best of everything".