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Residencial Escondidinho

Rua Passos Manuel 135, Porto 4000-385, Portugal
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Residencial Escondidinho
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Ranked #71 of 95 Hotels in Porto
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Perth, Australia
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29 hotel reviews
142 helpful votes 142 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

I was the one who messed up the booking - not them, so you can imagine their surprise at our arrival at 10.30 at night a day early. I logged onto a free WiFi near the train station on our arrival in Porto, quickly banged out a booking before the time ran out and then made our way there. They... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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16 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

The worse i ever seen so far. Room very dirty, no light in the toilet, room smelling very bad, very mold, old furniture in an old building. Staff very arrogant when we said that we want leave the place ( even not 5 min. after been in the room) because didn't liked at all the room. Also is not a... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2012

If you are looking for a cheap accommodation, in downtown Oporto, Escondidinho can fit your expectations and your needs. Hotel rooms are partially hosted in the nearby Coliseum theater, that is why they are old, noisy and with peeling walls. The rooms are standard, with no amenities, but perfectly acceptable, considering towels are changed daily, the breakfast's included and friendly... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2012

My stay at the hostel was fine, the only bad thing is that you can't invite anybody to visit your room

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