About Convento do Espinheiro, Historic Hotel & Spa
Fascinating for its history and authentic for its charm, Convento do Espinheiro Historic Hotel & Spa has given life to a 15th-century convent, considered a national monument where important nobles and kings have outlined the history of Portugal. Luxuriously recovered, Convento do Espinheiro gains a new interaction with the city of évora, classified as a World Heritage site by UNESCO. Perfectly combining the old and the new, the hotel offers a gastronomic restaurant located in the former wine-cellar and a piano bar in what used to be the old kitchen used by the monks. An area for wine tasting and savouring of regional dishes has been created in the old gothic water deposit, and numerous meeting and event facilities are perfect for the celebration of different types of business meetings or celebrations. The church, with its valuable golden engravings and ancient hand painted Portuguese tilesm has been carefully restored. Here, mass is celebrated once a month and weddings and christenings may be held. Immersed in history, the Convento do Espinheiro offers a peaceful and inspiring atmosphere, ideal for a relaxed stay, a romantic getway, honeymoon destination and so much more.