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Grande Hotel Do Porto

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Rua Santa Catarina 197, Porto 4000-450, Portugal
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Ranked #19 of 89 hotels in Porto
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This summer we returned to this historic hotel for a second visit...this time with 2 American friends as company. We all enjoyed every second of our stay. The staff remembered us from our earlier visit and were extremely friendly and welcoming. The lovely, classic interior of the hotel is very aristocratic English in style but one doesn`t feel that it... More

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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36 reviews 36 reviews
8 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We really enjoyed staying is this hotel. The location in the shopping street was perfect, lively but more quite than the river side. That it is very close to Café Majestic is also on the plus side. Best of all was, though, the historic atmosphere in the hotel. The service was also really good. Breakfast could have been better especially... More

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London, United Kingdom
15 reviews 15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Booked a standard room as confirmed on my voucher. On arrival I asked if I could have a high floor room was told the hotel was full and was given a basement room which was so obviously a budget room under the restaurant. At check in I asked if I was being given a standard or budget room I was... More

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
14 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An historic hotel right in the middle of Oporto. It really is a perfect location from which to do anything. The hotel itself has charmingly decadent public rooms where you can meet and relax. The atmosphere is friendly and there is a gentle buzz about the place. The rooms i have to say are a touch basic but they are... More

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Moscow, Russia
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46 reviews 46 reviews
12 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful, old, historical hotel..... Great location, close to everything we wanted to see ...Breakfast was great ...The hotel was in the middle of the center of the town...helpful staff.... Wonderful old bar.. great lobby...

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17 reviews 17 reviews
13 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

The hotel is very conveniently located in the heart of the old town's shopping and business district, at walking distance (or short taxi ride) from major dowtown attractions.The main entrance (a tiny door between two shops), on a very busy pedestrian street does not reflect what you will find inside: a very fine decor, smartly recreating all the comfort and... More

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Cleveland, Ohio
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8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

When my taxi pulled up to the hotel in the center of a pedestrian area, I knew I would enjoy my stay. Grand Hotel de Porto is located in the heart of Rua de Santa Catarina in the city, which puts it off the main tourist attractions (not by much) but in the center of a street lined with cafés... More

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Copenhagen, Denmark
13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014 via mobile

We stayed at this hotel for three nights and found the positives to be the quality of the breakfast, the general cleanliness, the public areas with beautiful decor and the friendly staff. With that said, we also had a number of issues with the hotel. Firstly, we were placed in room 120, which was so far away that there was... More

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4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

The hotel has good atmosphere and great location in the heart of the city. Rooms are a bit small but nice modern design. Parking is a bit tricky as the hotel is in a pedestrian area. Good value for money.

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Salt Lake City
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36 reviews 36 reviews
13 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

This hotel is in a good (not great) location relative to the tourist areas, but is close to transit and some of the attractions. It has great old and high ceilinged public spaces, but my room was so small that it was tight even for one person. Had I wanted to put down a yoga mat, there would not have... More

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Address: Rua Santa Catarina 197, Porto 4000-450, Portugal
Location: Portugal > Northern Portugal > Porto District > Porto
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Grande Hotel Do Porto 3*
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