Aveiro, Portugal

Meliá Ria

Fantastic hotel in the Portuguese Venice

In the heart of Aveiro, very near the popular beaches of Costa Nova and Barra, this hotel is surrounded by water. A modern hotel with easy access and an excellent location, where it’s easy to disconnect and discover one of the most beautiful cities in Portugal.

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Excellent location

In the heart of Aveiro, a city full of beautiful canals

Well connected

Close to the beach, the Cultural Centre, the Congress Centre and the traditional neighbourhood of Beira Mar

Do Lago

Restaurant serving authentic Portuguese delicacies and international cuisine

Superior comfort

Modern, well-furnished rooms, many with views of the estuary

Health Club

With a heated pool, Turkish bath, Vichy shower and fully equipped gym

Guaranteed success

Your meetings and events in an extraordinary modern space

Services and facilities

  • Wellness Centre
  • Banquets
  • Adapted for people with reduced mobility
  • 24-hour reception
  • Restaurants
  • Laundry
  • Spa
  • Events
  • Massages
  • Snack Bar
  • Non-smoking
  • Gym
  • Indoor pool
  • Sauna
  • Room service
  • High-speed Wi-Fi

Find your perfect room


Melia Single Room

Premium Room River View


  • City view
  • 2 single beds
  • 182.99 ft²

With a modern design, this room is an ideal base for discovering Aveiro. With two single beds (or a double bed, subject to availability), as well as a desk with a chair and a comfortable armchair. . The bathroom features a bathtub or shower, with hairdryer and toiletries.

Melia Single Room

  • City view
  • 2 single beds
  • 182.99 ft²

Travelling alone? This room is the perfect place to stay in Aveiro. It provides two single beds, a comfortable armchair, a 32-inch LCD TV and a desk with a chair for working. The bathroom has a bathtub and amenities to take care of your skin.

Premium Room River View

  • River view
  • Double bed
  • 182.99 ft²

With fabulous views of the lake formed by one of the Ria de Aveiro canals, this exclusive room has a double bed (or two single beds, subject to availability), a desk with a chair, a 32-inch TV and a safe. The bathroom is equipped with a bathtub or shower and bathroom amenities.

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Lobby Bar

Breakfast buffet

Do Lago Restaurant

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a large room with exercise equipment


a water way with boats and buildings in the background

Visit Aveiro

boats on a river with buildings in the background

Boat trip on the estuary

a body of water with a building in the background

Try the ovos moles

a body of water with a building in the background

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  • 10

    Event rooms
  • 790

  • ft²

Discover everything Meliá Ria can offer you. Located in the heart of Aveiro with views of the Ria, this hotel is the ideal option to celebrate a special day or host an important professional event. Facilities, services and a team of expert professionals who will take care of every single detail.


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