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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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Tubingen, Germany
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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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9 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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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Lisbon, Portugal
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed in this Hostel only for one night, but first of all, its interesting (If you arrive late at night) you have to kind of pass trough a game to get your keys and then, because it was not overcrowded, the bathrooms were clean a nice. Everyone was very friendly and it has a great vibe, plus the birds... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The rooms and the bathroom are super clean, the bedrooms are big, and the sheets were cleaned and in perfecto conditions. Location is really good and everyone is super nice. I will definetely como here if I ever go back to Portugal, its really nice and cheap!

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Dublin, Ireland
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very comfortable stay for great price in a downtown location. I'd definitely go back. You can enjoy privacy of the apartment and at the same time be near all the landmarks of the city. Very clean, welcoming and the price is really fair.

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Izmir, Turkey
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

It was a unique experience to stay at Poets Inn. Decoration is very innovative, very interesting and unique, for example in brakfast room you'll find different old radio receivers, murals, and even a birdcage with an origami crane in. :) A writer's name is given to every room; we stayed at "Anais room" with a picture of Anais Nin on... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

We arrived in Porto quite late at night but were able to call Sabine from the reception to provide us support with our access card to the room. Super nice and welcoming staff! Recommended! The design, decoration and room temperature were really cozy. This really made our trip!! Many thanks to the poet inn guys.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

We had booked a room for 3 nights and moved to another place after two. The main problem we had was that the pictures they show when booking a room online aren't pictures of the actual rooms on offer..though they are so proud of the individual interior of their rooms. To us the room did matter since we went in... More 

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OportoPoetsHostel, Gerente de recepção at The Poets Inn, responded to this review

Hello Fellow traveler, The pictures we show ARE the rooms we have on offer. When booking online you can only chose the type of room you wish (private room ensuite, private room shared bathroom, low cost room, etc), a picture of a room of that type is displayed as an example. If you wish to book a specific room that... More 

Portland, Maine
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

This was the perfect lodging for Porto. We stayed in a private double, with a balcony overlooking the narrow, not-touristy neighborhood street. It's a quick walk to the ribeira and other good areas for endless strolling. Quiet, affordable, simply and thoughtfully furnished, comfortable common rooms, very friendly and kind staff. Excellent views of the city from various floors, windows. I... More 

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Waldorf, MD
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33 reviews 33 reviews
11 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Stayed at the Poets Inn in October. We rented a 1 1/2 bedroom apartment. It was equipped with living room, dining room, kitchen, washer and dryer. Everything was within walking distance to tour buses, restaurants, train station and more. Highly recommend.

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