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Porto Alive Hostel

Rua das Flores,138, Porto 4050-263, Portugal
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Ranked #56 of 100 Specialty lodging in Porto
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014
domi a Nuremberg, Germany
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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
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Nuremberg, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

Friendly and helpful staff The hostel is located in the heart of the city (close to metro station) basic breakfast and good kitchen with dishwasher (!) We had a very nice stay at Porto Alive Hostel and recommend it!

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Hello! Glad you enjoyed the stay! Many thanks for the feedback! See you next time!! More

Prague, Czech Republic
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

I would definitely recommend this place for everyone looking for a low cost accommodation in Porto. The location is the best you can find there: you are in between the new part of the city and the old part. The room was algo very good: nice views, nice and simple furniture from Ikea and a comfy bed with soft blankets.... More

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Bratislava, Slovakia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2013

Excellent location in combination with stylish interior, beautiful views, lovely patio are making this hostel a superb choice. Very nice and helpful staff with loads of positive energy to share. Pearl of Porto for a reasonable price:)

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Zug, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2013

The hostel is located in a perfect place to visit the cool places in Porto, in the middle of historical places and at the same time 5-10 min walk from the best place to go out in the evening: Galerias and Piolho areas. Ask the staff for tips on where to go, they know it all. They can tell all... More

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Barcelona, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2013

Excellent location, great views, everything was very clean and tidy, and the staff was always helpful. Walking distance to the train station, subway and awesome downtown for late night drinks. The river is just around the corner and there are restaurants, coffee shops and supermarkets everywhere. I highly recommend it...

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Swinoujscie, Poland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013

Hostel in very good location with reasonable prize. The double room we took was very avarage, not too cozy. The corridor is a little bit too dark and the breakfast is extremly simple: toast+jam. The staff was nice and helpful. Recommended for undemanding travelers.

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Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2013

The hostel is located in a very central street. Almost everything is within a walking distance. Rooms, facilities and breakfast are simply but ok. The staff was friendly and really helpful, if you need anything or want to know something about the city, ask them. If you want to go on a budget trip to Porto, we definitely can recommend... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2013 via mobile

Hostel was ok, location was pretty good and staff seems nice. The problem is that you almost can't talk after 23 because they have "quiet hours". It's not a good idea if you arrived with group of friends, because they don't have real common room. It's just cauch and tv almost in the kitchen. Very bad idea when the weather... More

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PortoAliveHostel, Gerente at Porto Alive Hostel, responded to this review

Hello! Thanks for the feedback. The quiet hour it's important to have some respect with the others guests. The guest who want party go out and the guest who want rest, stay in hostel to sleep. It's not fair for this ones if you are partying in hostel all night. About the breakfast, you have milk, tea, coffee (and the... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2013

This is an ok hostel for a good price. Lovely view from the double-room we got in the third floor, definitely worth the money. Good location and obliging staff. It was a bit cold at night without heating in the room, when we were there in February.

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Thanks! ;) Hope see you again! More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2012

Let me start by saying I only spent one night here, altogether only a total of about 6 hrs. When I checked in, there were two people ahead of me and only one person working at the counter. Unfortunately, the two people ahead of me each had in depth questions about the city and the girl took plenty of time... More

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Address: Rua das Flores,138, Porto 4050-263, Portugal
Location: Portugal > Northern Portugal > Porto District > Porto
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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Beverage Selection Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Shuttle Bus service Airport Transportation
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Located in Flores Street, the Hostel is in a historical building is around 100 years old.Porto Alive Hostel is considered the best located Hostel in Porto. At 1 minute from the Metro and Rail Station 'Sao Bento'. Porto Alive Hostel is in the heart of downtown, surrounded by the main square Aliados, main monuments, restaurants, gardens and nigt life.And off course, the old Porto centre (Ribeira), just 5 minutes to the river.Breakfast included and free use of fully equipped kitchen, living room and internet. ... more   less 
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