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The Poets Inn

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Rua Dos Caldeireiros, 261, Porto 4050, Portugal
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I spent 4 nights here this past August. Our room was on the 3rd floor so I imagine not everyone would be happy climbing those stairs. It was pretty quiet but with the windows always open you often get people unintentionally slamming doors because of the wind. The room we stayed in was very quaint and inviting.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked two rooms one with private bathroom one with shared bathroom. Both rooms were coolly decorated and furnished. This with the great location makes it a fab place to stay in Porto. The facilities were great lovely patio where simple self service breakfast could be taken. Shared kitchen where you could prepare your own meals if required. Amazing place to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Poets Inn was perfect for us! It's an upgraded hostel so it feels like a hotel with well-decorated rooms and breakfast included but with the cosy feel and amenities of a hostel (kitchen and dining area). It is super super clean! The staff are friendly, speak good English and are helpful. It's located close to the train station, many attractions... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

staff is super friendly and forthcoming, we were 4 and were put in to an apartment nearby in the 3rd floor which was a few steps away, newly renovated and classy furnished. Great view over the roofs and the plaza. Location is central, may be a bit louder but hey, its a southern city and full of life.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Had a wonderful stay at the Poets Inn. The location was great, and the room and bathrooms are very clean. Breakfast was adequate. Only complaint was that sound traveled a lot in the building. We could hear doors opening and closing and people walking on the stairs both late at night and early in the morning. The seagulls were quite... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

The Poets Inn hostel is a great place to stay at. Its location within Porto is fantastic, the rooms are cozy and stylish and the atmosphere is great. Since it is located on a hill you will be having a great view of the city. We had the opportunity to stay in both buildings. Our dorm in the main building... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Stayed there for only one night but it was time enough to feel like returning soon. The staff is very friendly, the room was impecably clean and very comfortable. It's also possible and easy to arrive at a later hour like we did, there's like a game with passwords and safes to get your key :) The breakfast was included... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

We already stayed in Poets in Lisbon, so we decided to try it also in Porto. We stayed two nights in a beautifully decorated room on a top floor. Since we came with a toddler it was a bit of a challenge, but we left stroller on the ground floor and it was ok. Breakfast was good, but comparing it... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

We had a beautiful room with a comfortable bed. The shared bathrooms were clean and always free. The breakfast was basic but good quality. There are lots of communal spaces so you can always find somewhere to read or hang out. It is pretty close to the railway station and metro, as well as the river. The staff were friendly,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

Great confort and silence, excelent wifi, 100 meters from the Iconic Torre dos Clérigos. This is the place to be, when in Porto. Great hot shower. Very good value for money There are only 2 this that could be better: 1) The closets in Margarida's room and WC where totally full with sheets and towels. There was no place for... More 

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