The 5-star Pestana Palace Hotel is a restored 19th-century palace, featuring private parklands and views of the Tagus River. It offers 2 swimming pools, a sauna and wellness centre. Each spacious room is elegantly furnished and fitted with a flat-screen TV and a minibar. Many also open onto a furnished balcony with views of the lush garden. Some feature a seating area with a plush sofa. Overlooking the gardens, the chic, sophisticated restaurant at Pestana Palace Hotel & National Monument serves traditional Portuguese dishes. The bar offers a range of snacks and drinks. In the summer months, a poolside restaurant also serves light refreshments.