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Holiday Inn Express Porto-Exponor

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Av. Dr. Antonio Macedo 163 617, Leca da Palmeira 4450-617, Portugal
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  • Location
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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San Antonio
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34 reviews 34 reviews
27 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

It was a non-descript hotel in a non-descript area. It was safe, it was clean and it was exactly what we expected and paid for. It is about 10 mins from OPO airport and maybe 20 mins from old town Porto. The staff was friendly and helpful and the rooms were clean. Its kind of like McDonalds,, not fancy, but... More

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Madison
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

We were flying out of Porto, Portugal, back to the USA and wanted to return our rental car and easily transfer to the Porto airport in the morning. We could see the hotel from the bus that took us to the airport to pick up our rental car the previous week and hoped we could get a room which proved... More

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Norway
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

The hotel is typical Holiday Inn Express with no special frills, but very nice staff, good, spacious and light rooms and a good location for Exponor. There are some nice restaurants within walking distance towards the port and over the bridge for a good selection of fish restaurants. Metro is on the other side of the bridge to Matosihnos, but... More

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Toronto, Canada
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70 reviews 70 reviews
18 hotel reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2013

It is true, that this hotel is a perfect location for being near the airport - just under nine minutes to the car rental return. The hotel is clean and the room is nice, it's not huge, but very comfortable and clean. It is located across the river from Porto and right along the docks with shipping containers lining the... More

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Seattle Washington
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28 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

So, I'll be honest...its a Holiday Inn Express and not the Ritz. BUT, if you are looking to overnight near the airport before catching a flight out of Porto, or picking up a rental car in the morning after a late flight, its just great. Its quite modern, with very nice rooms. We also found it very quiet. The service... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013 via mobile

A very nice hotel located at Porto subsurbs. Very clean and modern. About 15 minute walk away from the ocean. Great for people who are looking for a hotel outside the Porto city centre or close to the airport.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2013

Stayed here 1 night before we came back to the states. Wanted to stay as close to the airport as possible. The property looks new, not sure when it was built, but it looked fresh and modern. Room was a decent size, worked for the 1 night we were there. It is off the beaten path, nothing really around you... More

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Lisboa
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133 reviews 133 reviews
29 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2012

Very close to Exponor, good clean and spacious rooms with cable tv. In our stay we received the standard Holiday Inn client treatment, being the staff very polite and helpfull it's hard to find something bad to say. Recommend for sure!

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11 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2012

I usually try not to stay in a airport hotel or an American chain hotel when I'm away and especially when I'm I'm out of the country, because it's a boring and safe choice. I try to be more adventurous in my travels. Local airport hotels have just been a horrible way of ending my trips. They have been in... More

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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2012

Stayed at this hotel in july 2012. Nice, clean, recent hotel with large rooms (by European standards). Rooms are either a double bed with a couch or 2 twins. We had 2 rooms that could communicate with each other, which was very convienient eith the kids. Great complementary breakfast with lots to choose from. Only disapointment: the hotel does not... More

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Address: Av. Dr. Antonio Macedo 163 617, Leca da Palmeira 4450-617, Portugal
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Location: Portugal > Northern Portugal > Porto District > Leca da Palmeira
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Express Porto-Exponor 3*
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Wheelchair access
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The Holiday Inn Express Porto Exponor is a brand new hotel. The hotel is situated in front of the Oporto International Fair (Exponor) with easy access and connections to all major city ring roads. It is also minutes away from Francisco Sá Carneiro International Airport (shuttle service on request) and Oporto City Centre. This fantastic location and accessibility makes the Holiday Inn Express Porto Exponor an ideal base for business or pleasure! All bedrooms, including accessible rooms, are equipped with air-conditining and ADSL Wi-Fi High Speed Internet Access. In the morning you can enjoy a delicious Complimentary continental buffet breakfast. ... more   less 
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