Set in Viana do Castelo and facing Lima River, the Hotel Viana Sol is 2 minutes' walking from the city centre. All the rooms at the Hotel Viana Sol include a satellite TV, work desk, free WiFi access and a private bathroom. Some rooms also feature a balcony, ocean or river views. A varied breakfast buffet is served each morning in the breakfast room, but can also be enjoyed in the room, upon request. Several local restaurants are available within 100 metres of the property, most serving traditional Portuguese cuisine. The Viana do Castelo centre is a 4-minute walk and features shops, restaurants and local cafés. There is a shared TV and lounge area, where guests can relax in the sofas while enjoying a refreshing drink or cocktail from the on site bar. Featuring a 24-hour front desk, the hotel also provides babysitting services, at an extra fee. The Viana do Castelo Park is an 8-minute drive and has green areas for guests to hike and cycle in, all while facing the Lima River. The Art and Archaeology Museum stands nearby, just a 3-minute walk from the Viana Sol. Braga is a 46-minute drive, featuring a historical city centre and a well-known Cathedral. Valença, near the Spanish border is a 43-minute drive from the hotel. The scenic city of Guimarães is 52-minutes away by car and was the 2012 European Capital of Culture. The Porto International Airport is a 42-minute drive from the Hotel Viana Sol. An airport shuttle is available, at a surcharge. The local train station is 500 metres away.