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Ranked #18 of 108 Specialty Lodging in Porto
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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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

The hostel is in a good location along a main shopping strip with plenty of shops and a supermarket nearby. It's probably a 15 minute walk down to the river or a few minutes to the nearest metro/light rail station. We stayed in early June and the hostel was booked out as there was a music festival on just outside... More

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Munich, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at the Garden House Hostel for 3 nights in August and were surprised that it was pretty quiet in fact, altough located in Rua Santa Catarina, the busy shopping street of Porto. Our room and the garden faced the back of the house, so we did not hear any noise from the street during the day. By night,... More

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Bremen, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

What a fantastic hostel, there is absolutely nothing I could fault it for. The staff were lovely and able to answer all of the questions we had from information about the huge student festival that was taking place whilst we were there to the best place to get a vegetarian Francesinha and the best beaches in the area. It was... More

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Sao Carlos, SP
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Good location, near the bus and train station and you can easily walk to the main places of the city. When I stayed there it was very clean and silent, with some very nice people to talk. They have contacts of a very good walking tour as well, the wild walkers.

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Kingston, Canada
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

We stayed at this hostel for 2 nights, and had a great experience. The place was clean, and had a good atmosphere. Great location (close to the action), and the price was quite competitive with other accommodations in the area.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

My friend and I are backpacking and we stayed here in the 8 bed mixed dorm for 6 nights! We really enjoyed our stay and the staff that work here were beyond helpful! It has a perfect location and we really couldn't ask for anything more!! Breakfast is included in the price and there is toast, spreads, cereal, fruit, coffee... More

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Madrid, Spain
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146 helpful votes 146 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

wow. amazing hostel. the building is impressive and the rooms are massive the bunk beds are wood so are sturdy, don't creak and each has a light, socket and locker. Bathrooms are spacious, simple and clean. Reception are super friendly, the common areas are really cosy. Feels like a home. There are computers with internet, a great little patio out... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

This hostel is an amazing hostel with lovely staff who are willing to help you with any questions you have. There is a great homely atmosphere and breakfast in the morning is good. I would definitely recommend this hostel to anyone though the hostel was a bit chilly but easily dealt with.

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Beirut, Lebanon
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014

First, I will start with complimenting the staff of the Garden House Hostel. They are kind, helpful, and welcoming. I enjoyed chatting with them, especially Ever! After that, I will state the the Garden House is situated in a nice location. When coming from the airport or any rail, it is less than 5 minutes walk from a main terminal:... More

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Klaipeda, Lithuania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2013

This was our first time in Porto and Garden House Hostel reflected its atmosphere in the best way. Everything was good: helpfull staff, adequate cleanliness, afordable price etc. Breakfast wasn´t luxury but for the price of 9 euro for a bed in dormatory it´s really OK. Kitchen is spacious and very lively with nice soundtrack of smooth jazz fm. We... More

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Address: Rua de Santa Catarina 501, Porto 4000-452, Portugal
Location: Portugal > Northern Portugal > Porto District > Porto
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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