Melia Braga Hotel  5 stars

Avenida General Carrilho Da Silva Pinto, Braga, Portugal, 04715  show mapSave
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 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms


Paid parking


24-hour reception


Express check-in/-out

 Swimming Pool

Indoor swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool


Fitness center

 Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

Turkish bath

Steam bath



In-room breakfast

Continental breakfast


The superior 5-star Melia Braga offers spacious accommodation in a beach area of Braga.

This hotel is situated 1.6km away from Elevador do Bom Jesus do Monte, Parque de Exposições de Braga and Bom Jesus do Monte Sanctuary. It will take you 10 minutes to get to University of Minho.

Ourilandia airport is 40 minutes' drive from the hotel.


The hotel offers 180 rooms. All of them feature LCD TV, a writing desk, individual climate control, a minibar and a laptop-size safe. They feature private bathrooms with a bathtub, a hairdryer and a shower.


In the morning a buffet breakfast is served at the restaurant. Guests can unwind in the garden restaurant, which serves special international cuisine. The luxury bar serves a selection of tea.

All visitors are offered a buffet breakfast for a fee. 


Guests will appreciate a beauty salon, a garage and free parking as well as find a fax, a business corner and a business center useful for work.


Guests will enjoy a sauna, a Jacuzzi and a wellness center on-site. For workouts the fitness center provides an aerobics studio, fitness classes and a gym.


Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free private hotel parking is possible on site.

Number of floors   12.  Number of rooms   182.

City Center Braga - 1.5 mi
Airports Ourilandia (OIA) - 21.9 mi, Francisco Sб Carneiro (OPO) - 26.7 mi
Restaurants Restaurante Pevidem 3 (cuisine: Portuguese) - 1400 ft, The Olive (cuisine: Portuguese) - 3000 ft
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  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Sundry/Convenience store
  • Souvenir shop
  • Coffee shop
  • Fireplace
  • Hairdresser
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled
  • Aerobics
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Limousine service
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
Dining facilities
  • Paid breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Picnic area/Tables
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby
Meeting facilities
  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
Children's facilities
  • Cribs available
  • Paid babysitting/Child services
  • Children's pool
Leisure facilities
  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Lazy river
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Fitness center
  • Health club
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Turkish bath
  • Steam bath
  • Jacuzzi
  • Shiatsu massage
  • Garden area
  • Leisure/TV room
  • Television in lobby
Room facilities
  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Terrace
  • Bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer
Kitchen facilities
  • Mini-fridge
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Hi-Fi
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock



from  1 pm


until  1 pm

Children and extra beds
  • All children under the age of 4 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • One child may stay at the price of EUR 19.50 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of EUR 39 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets are not allowed.

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Size: 295 sq. feet
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    Standard Double Room
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    Bed type: Double Bed or 2 Single beds or Double or Twin beds
    Size: 360 sq. feet

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      Bed type: 1 Single bed
      Size: 295 sq. feet
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        Bed type: 1 Single bed or Double Bed or 2 Single beds
        Size: 650 sq. feet

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          Size: 295 sq. feet

          2Adult/1Ch, PRESIDENTIAL SUITE ( Full Board )

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            Melia Braga LocationWhat's nearby

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            What's nearby

            Popular areas
            • City Center
              1.4 mi
            Places of interest
            • Bom Jesus
              1.7 mi
            Convention centers
            • Parque de Exposições de Braga
              1.2 mi
            Shopping areas
            • BragaShopping
              1.4 mi
            Monuments and Landmarks
            • Braga Se Cathedral
              1.7 mi
            • Estádio Municipal de Braga
              1.9 mi
            Universities, Institutes
            • University of Minho
              1700 ft

            Local Attractions

            • The Garden of Santa Barbara
              1.7 mi
              Eastern wing of the Archiepiscopal Court, Braga
            • Se (Cathedral)
              1.8 mi
              Se Primaz, rua Dom Paio Mendez, Braga
            • Museu dos Biscainhos
              1.8 mi
              Rua dos Biscainhos, Braga
            • Museu D. Diogo de Sousa - Museum of Archeology
              1.9 mi
              Rua dos Bombeiros Voluntarios, Braga
            • Martins Sarmento Museum
              4.3 mi
              Sociedade Martins Sarmento Rua Paio Galvao, Guimaraes

            Near the hotel

            • Bom Jesus do Monte
              3400 ft
              N103-3, 3 miles (4.75km) southeast of Braga, Braga

            Restaurants Nearby

            • Restaurante Pevidem 3

              66% likes this, based on 35 reviews
              Cuisine: Portuguese

              1400 ft
              Av. D. Joao IV, 71 Nogueiro-Braga
            • The Olive

              76% likes this, based on 11 reviews
              Cuisine: Portuguese

              3000 ft
              Av. General Carrilho da Silva Pinto 8
            • Naco NA Pedra

              86% likes this, based on 9 reviews
              Cuisine: Portuguese

              3000 ft
              Rua Fernando Oliveira Guimaraes, 38

            Melia Braga Reviews

            Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Melia Braga

            Average guest rating

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            Based on 415 reviews

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            • Couple

              Brand new hotel with very modern rooms, spa, indoor and outdoor swimming pool with nice terrace. Breakfast buffet is good, restaurant is excellent. The concierge was very helpful and gave us excellent tips for visiting the area. Excellent massage service at the spa.

              Swimming pools and indoor parking require extra payment, but free parking is more or less tolerated in front of the hotel. Room service was poor and didn't always understand English. No pay per view, a bit surprising for a five stars. No kettle for some in-room coffee or tea -- everything must be ordered through room service. Although rooms can be affordable, extra services (spa, room service, restaurant, etc.) are far from cheap. Unless you have a car, be prepared to take the taxi for any trip to the city and back (6 eur each time).

              • Average rating
            • Single

              room with very clean & comfort bed; nice desing of toilet & bathroom; very nice breakfast buffet; nice outdoor swimming pool; fast speed of internet access.

              • Average rating
            • Group of friends

              Hotel is very modern, with fast free wifi everywhere. Electronic switches and computer controlled tv in the room work rather well, after a short learning curve.

              Not a criticism of the hotel per si, but it is quite far from city center.

              • Average rating
            • Older travelers

              The most beautifully designed hotel we have ever seen (ultra-modern with great style). An extremely helpful staff. Large rooms. Good (but not great) breakfast choices. Limited free outdoor parking (or you can pay for underground).

              The a/c did not work in the room we were given -- we had to move after unpacking. But the staff were extremely helpful (and we received fruitbowls every day of our stay for the inconvenience). The door to the shower and adjoining toilet was extremely hard to move.

              • Average rating
            • Couple

              Top hotel. Rooms clean and hi-tech (each room has it's own WiFi). Beds dead comfy. Breakfast great, bar lovely and the floaty bean bags in the pool are cool

              • Average rating
            • Single

              Location is good, room was very comfortable

              wireless internet problems, lifts were haphazard.Website advertised smoking rooms available, staff said hotel was totally non-smoking

              • Average rating
            • Family with children

              The hotel is called Meliâ, not Meliá! We were there because our daughter had just got married in Holland and this trip to Portugal was our wedding present, as such the hotel upgraded the newly weds to a suit for three nights which was really very nice. We had a normal room but even that one was very nicely decorated, very quiet. Breakfast was nice too and if you book when you check in it is cheaper. The pool facilies were nice, we didn't try the spa, only thing is that even the big pool is built thinking of children so there is not much space to swim, most of it is too shalow although they have a kid's pool!

              Again the depth of the pool... I don't need a deep pool but I like to swim so 1,50m would be nice but in most of the pool the water only comes till the knees. They have nice chairs to float around in the pool, though! Our room had a windown between the bedroom and the bathroom, very design but not practical if one is still asleep while the other uses the bathroom (some rooms have a courtain). Too little light to apply make up and wrong light as well which makes shadows under the eyes. Our daughter was near the elevator which makes a lot of noise because of a useless tape which doesn't stop talking. The duvet was awfully thick seeing that we had very high temperatures and we don't like to sleep with the airco on!

              • Average rating
            • Couple

              The top presentation of little details that miss in so many 5 star hotels, like tecnology and kindness in receiving the guests no matter the nationality and looks

              • Average rating
            • Single

              lovely hotel, staff are great. I got a great rate.

              parking is a nightmare. It's free but space is limited and normally all taken at night and nowhere nearby so you have to just wait for someone to leave.

              • Average rating
            • Older travelers

              Modern,fantastic decor,friendly staff. Spa experience was great.Parking was free.Pleasant walking distance of Bon Jesus

              • Average rating
            • Single

              The staff was amazing and warm, especially the reception staff is very helpful. The rooms are clean, comfortable and lovely. All lights and air conditioner are controlled by digital touch screens and you can even surf in the internet from TV set. Also, the bathroom is divided from the room by a curtain, so when you draw the curtaion aside, there is a bathtuh in the middle of the room. You can fill the tub and lay down while you can still watch TV. The price is nothing when compared to the services that you get. If you go to Braga, do not even bother to find another hotel.

              The location is not so close to the city centre but you can use the cab which will cost around 4-5 Euros. The Wi-fi internet was free at the hotel but the signal reception was poor in the rooms but works great in the reception.

              • Average rating
            • Family with children

              Excelentes alguns detalhes de "luxo" (a banheira e as torneiras). O serviço tb foi sempre muito atencioso.

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            • Single

              Great hotel!

              Bar personel was not very proactive.

              • Average rating
            • Couple

              Spacious rooms with a modern look and decoration (throughout the hotel). The bathroom has a very interesting concept where you can pullback a curtain and have a bath in the middle of the room. Staff was very helpful when we needed to change the pillows to lower profile ones (at night).

              Some privacy is lost with the WC not being completely closed off (the door isn't all the way to the roof).The spa and swimming pool aren't as big as I would like for this type of hotel, but with the hotel half-booked it will probably suffice.

              • Average rating
            • Single

              Nice room.

              There was an entry fee to the pool, and I wasn`t informed until the check out.

              • Average rating
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