The Monumental Palace Hotel, located right on the Avenida dos Aliados, the most prime area of Porto, retrieves the sophisticated elegance of the 30s of the twentieth century, and artistic currents Art Nouveau and Art Deco. Designed by Italian architect Michelangelo Soà in 1923, this building has always benefited from its unrivaled location that allowed him not only to be easily accessible by proximity to no less emblematic opponent of S. Bento train station, as well as allow viewing several icons of the city including the famous
Clérigos Tower. In 1930, this building Monumental Coffee ran what was known as one of the most luxurious and well frequented cafes in the cosmopolitan city of Porto. The Porto society, but also from Spain border, regularly frequented this space where they were famous concerts of the two permanent orchestras of jazz and classical music, which animated the evenings and afternoons this space.
"The pension is located in the most central place of the city, Avenida dos Aliados. Its modern and spacious terraces contemplate some streets through the city that suggest the panoramic beauty to the most demanding."
"Coffee exceeds in luxury and comfort all that could be predicted of better and bigger. It's unique! It's great! It´s ... Monumental! "
The Monumental Palace Hotel is a project that links the past to the future, transporting to the present, the history and tradition of the building and the city, while respecting their architectural heritage. .
For further information please contact us. Be part of this history. If you have photos, imagens, flyers or histories fo the old Monumental pension and Monumental Café share with us. The histories of the past are our identity of the future.
Avenida dos Aliados, Porto, PT