Fascinating for its history, authentic for its charm and only one hour away from Lisbon, the hotel has given new life to a 15th century convent, considered a national monument, where important nobles throughout history helped shape Portugal's destiny.
A stay at the Convento do Espinheiro is more than a refined visit, it´s an illumination of the land, its people and inherent wonders; simply, the best a destination can offer - pure, resonating experiences.
Outdoor Pools: situated on the west side of the hotel, facing the city of Evora, is the large outdoor pool, surrounded by a beautiful wooden sundeck.
Beside it is the smaller, children's pool.
Tennis and Paddle Court: tennis and paddle rackets are available at reception for guests who choose to use the courts situated on the hotel grounds.
Healthclub. Featuring natural daylight and a pleasurable view of the outdoor swimming pool and the olive grove, the hotel gymnasium is equipped with the latest technology of the Technogym brand.
Indoor Pool. Also featuring natural daylight, this heated indoor pool offers a view of the gardens and outdoor pool.
Jacuzzi / Sauna / Turkish Bath
The convent is surrounded by 8 hectares of beautiful gardens, making it the perfect setting to enjoy the relaxing Alentejo countryside.
Don’t miss the kitchen staff's organic garden, which is located along the water aqueduct's and visit the vineyard, near the Pool Bar, where you will find the different varieties of grapes that make the famous Alentejo wine.
The Diana Spa owes its name to Evora's "Roman Temple of Diana". It is a perfect retreat with a luxurious atmosphere, where modern therapies and history meet.
The quality of the treatments, the magnificent view from the Relaxation Room and the interior swimming-pool, all designed to offer tranquillity and the rejuvenation of mind, body and soul. The treatments have been created by E'SPA, permitting to offer a total and luxurious therapeutical experience.
E'SPA is the fusion of various elements: natural ingredients of excellent quality, known for their pureness and integrity, facial treatments which combine the best modern and ancestral therapeutical techniques and holistic treatments which produced unequalled results.
E'SPA is many things - it is not dominated by one single element; it is a fusion of many. Deep within its philosophy is the determination to combine the best of ancient and modern therapies with the finest quality ingredients and skincare advances.
The result is an unusual combination of Spa inspired products, treatments and services that harness the best of aromatherapy, hydrotherapy, thalassotherapy and phytotherapy.
Absorbing these elements, the E'SPA philosophy is focused upon enhancing an individual's lifestyle in a way that is both holistic and versatile. Above all, the commitment is to use products and treatments that really work.
Perfectly combining the old and the new, the hotel and its spa offer a peaceful and inspiring atmosphere, ideal for a relaxed stay.