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Cale Guest House

3.0 of 5 Guest house   |   Largo de Sao Domingos 28,29, 30, Porto 4050-545, Portugal
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Ranked #19 of 102 Porto B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 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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London, United Kingdom
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246 reviews 246 reviews
23 hotel reviews
145 helpful votes 145 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Perfect location just a short walk to the waterfront and local sites. This is a small (7 rooms) guesthouse in a renovated 5 storey building. The rooms were large, clean and comfortable. And if you are at the front of the building you get the most lovely views. Breakfast was absolutely fine - the usual cheeses, cold meats, eggs, breads,... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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36 reviews 36 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Enjoyed our stay at this friendly guest house, where the staff were diligent and helpful (full of recommendations for sites and restaurants. The location is perfect - an easy walk to Palacio da Bolsa, Igreja da Sao Fransisco, the lively Ribeira district (waterfront) and the pedestrian bridge (Ponte de Dom Luis), which takes you over to the wine cellars across... More

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Cordoba, Spain
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37 reviews 37 reviews
12 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

The name of the Cale Guest House suggests that it wants to be your home from home in Porto: it has the right idea, but it falls short. The house itself is a restored merchant’s home in the centre of the old town; our enormous room had views over the rooftops towards the port wine lodges on the far bank... More

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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

And so close to everything. We arrived at fiesta unknown to ourselves, and what a party. Fabulous day. Cale Guest House is small but the rooms are lovely. We had a back room with its own terrace with table and chairs, really pretty. You could also use the top terrace, the fireworks were really good from there if you couldn't... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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157 reviews 157 reviews
46 hotel reviews
263 helpful votes 263 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

We werent sure if we would find the Cale Guest house easily if we took the train. We were coming from France and had quite a bit of luggage. I called the guest house and asked could they organise someone to pick us up. The man I dealt with on the phone was very professional and helpful. He also spoke... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

Very friendly staff, with attention for detail. Old house completely renovated and beautifully decorated. Modern minimalistic furniture, very clean bathroom. The house is perfectly located in a safe neighborhood. Everything is within walking distance to visit Porto

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tucson, az
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

First plus was so easy to find from thr Sao Bento station. Second plus was the warm greeting and then the room! Huge with a view, great bathroom and upscale toiletries, soft sheets and comfy pillows. Tea anytime lovely breakfast with fresh squeezed OJ and homemade cake and jam. Best of all,the loveky Maria makes very sure your stay is... More

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Vienna, Austria
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4 reviews 4 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

We spent 3 nights in this guesthouse. The room was clean and big with a nice bathroom and terrace, the wifi fast. A big drawback though was the darkness in the room and the humidity of the walls. We were coughing especially during nights given the air was so fusty. Breakfast was average. Staff was very friendly and helpful all... More

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London, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

Good value for money! The room was very large and bright. Only negative was that is was a bit noisy from the street but for what you pay this is great. Extremely clean. Fantastic location. Breakfast is not award winning but ok. Extremely helpful and friendly staff. Will come back.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

We had a great stay for 3 nights here. We loved the location of the Guest House, a short walk to the river and to all the other sights in the other direction - central indeed. The room was just huge (so big that I couldnt see the TV very well from the bed... first world problems!), we were on... More

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Address: Largo de Sao Domingos 28,29, 30, Porto 4050-545, Portugal
Location: Portugal > Northern Portugal > Porto District > Porto
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Cale Guest House 3*
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