The first known lighthouse of Aveiro is Manueline, dated 4th August 1515, mentioned in the book of the New Readings of the Lighthouses of Estremadura. The magnificent geographical placing provided from very early, the settlement of the population, having the salt making, the fishery and maritime commerce as determinant factors in its development.
The Pousada da Ria, in is located within the isthmus that connects Murtosa to the San Jacinto beaches, in Ria de Aveiro, integrating a uniquely beautiful protected natural landscape in the Bico do Muranzel. This hotel in Aveiro, opened in the 60s, has the Ria de Aveiro passing right under its balconies. From here you can contemplate the traditional toil of the famous Moliceiros fishermen in the tranquillity of the day’s end. The characteristics of the Ria, formed by a large number of lakes, make this area a pleasant place for outdoors sports, such as an unforgettable boat ride, a swim in the pool, horseback riding or simply enjoying the fantastic neighbouring beaches. The rooms are decorated in warm, bright tones and have TV, bath, shower, air conditioning and a balcony overlooking the gardens or the Ria de Aveiro, where you can admire the natural landscape of the region. The Búzios restaurant offers a superb view and has a delicious menu of traditional Portuguese refined cuisine. You can indulge yourself in an eel stew with peppers or if you prefer meat, duck leg confit is a good option. Regional desserts including "soft-eggs". The Pousada da Ria is near the town of São Jacinto, about 15 minutes by car and there is free parking on site.

Address: Bico do Muranzel – 3870-301 – Torreira - Aveiro
Location GPS: N 40 43.158 - W 8 41.942 

Prices per room per night in euros shared by 2 people - breakfast included
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01/03 - 31/03  01/04 - 12/4 » 16/4 - 15/7 » 10/9 - 31/10 13/4 - 15/4 » 16/7 - 09/09
Type Bedroom Sun - Fri Sat - Sun Sun - Fri Sat - Sun Sun - Fri Sat - Sun
Pousada 79 82 108 135 149 175
Superior 97 99 130 162 178 211
Junior Suite 108 110 146 182 199 236


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