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Garden House Hostel Porto

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Rua de Santa Catarina, 501, Porto 4000-452, 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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Toulouse, France
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent one night in this Garden House hostel. It is clean, easily accessible, you get free breakfast, free walking tours, friendly people, free wifi and computers, clean toilets and there is always someone at the reception to help you- it's just perfect :D

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Leiden
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

Liked : - Good location. - Quiet at night (had a room at the back facing the courtyard, on the 2nd floor). - Not a party hostel but a sociable place, had a nice chat over breakfast with some other guests. - Clean bathrooms. Disliked : - Wifi is really bad. For the first 1,5 days it didn't work at... More 

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Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

Great location, 10 mins walk to Sao Bento train station. Room is very clean with air condition. Hostel is well maintained, kitchen has everything you will need. Can get pretty noisy at night if the staff didn't try to keep the guests' volume down at reception area.

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Berlin, Germany
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

Absolutely nice hostel, very central but peaceful. Nice garden and functional kitchen. Guests are very mixed and the atmosphere very nice. The rooms spacious and very clean. Only negative Point: the signal of the wifi is not strong enough in the rooms on the 3rd floor.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

Great hostel, very well located in the centre of Porto and next to a metro station. Very friendly staff and the breakfast was fantastic! Very clean and very new as well, I highly recommend this hostel :)

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Lima, Peru
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

I spent two nights in this hostel and was actually quite surprised! Very good value for money (I only paid 10€/night). The staff is very helpful and very nice. The hostel is within a walking distance from everything ! Just next to a metro station, which is very convenient. The matress was very confortable, the bunk beds were provided with... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

Me and my Mom had a great time staying at the Garden Hostel Porto! Lots of friendly staff members who were all really caring. Very cleanew and Nice hospitality! Thank you so much for making our trip alk together - unforgettable!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

The hostel has an excellent location and that's it. I was furious to find out the barhrooms were mixed, which I didn't know before and wouldn't have chosen this particular hostel had I known. The building is beautiful and very nicely decorated, but the walls are thin as paper, you can hear every sound, so I couldn't sleep. Also, the... More 

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Lisbon, Portugal
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

It's located on a great street, near important the subway and bus stops. You can walk to many main sights from there. The staff is very friendly and reliable. And the rooms are very clean and tidy. In the morning there is a breakfast.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

I left my camera (canon T5i) at the reception, then it was "stolen" from there. No one from our group took it, we had the whole hostel for ourselves. If you want your things get stolen be Garden House host. Angry and depressed, I had all my pictures there, after more than a week of trying to talk to the... More 

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