João Padeiro is a sienna-colored building concealing an elegant hotel and restaurant beside the N109. The hotel was renovated in 2012 and now combines classical décor with modern architecture. In the restaurant, guests can taste local cuisine in a refined and spacious setting.Within the local village, guests can enjoy hiking or cycling in the network of footpaths and bicycle paths offered nearby the Ria de Aveiro (Aveiro Lagoon) and Vouga river. Here, guests can also enjoy fishing or making a picnic. There is also a bowling place and a horse ride farm in local village.João Padeiro is located 6km from the city center, 15km from Barra beach and it's easily accessible to the major highways (A1 and A25).