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Boavista Guest House

Rua da Boavista, 667, Porto 4050-110, Portugal (Formerly Cesar Residencial)
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    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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Porto, Portugal
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Modest and not expensive accommodation. Very friendly, helpful staff. Room is not spacious, just big enough for the bed. Shower is pleasant and clean. Nice balcony overlooking the main street. The WiFi is free but has a very low range. The availability on the second floor was very poor. I normally choose more luxurious hotels but for the price the... More 

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Lisbon, Portugal
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6 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Boavista Guest House was a good surprise. Good value for money and super-central, with Porto's major attractions at walkable distance. The staff is friendly, the rooms sunny and clean. I would recommend to stay on the new refurbished ones (with a more minimal decoration and more spacious). One remark only: the Wi-Fi needs to be improved on all rooms.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

The rooms are always clean. Some of them have a nice balcony. Everytime I came to Porto I stay here. The staff is very friendly. If you want to save some money don't by the breakfast and go to the cafe across the street

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Viseu, Viseu, Portugal
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Hi. I was in Boavista Guest House just one night, but everything is nice, since the employes til the service. I recommend that place for a Oporto visiting. Very good price/quality ratio too. As i was there to run in the Marathon of Oporto, i don't take breakfast, but think that 5 euros for one breakfast, is too much, but... More 

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Albufeira, Portugal
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4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

I stayed there on a 5 day visit to Porto with my daughter. Our first bedroom looked out onto a very noisy road so the receptionist arranged for us to move to another bedroom the following morning which was quieter. The bedroom was cleaned daily. The breakfast was very basic and would benefit from more choice. My daughter and I... More 

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26 reviews 26 reviews
7 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

I have stayed At Boavista Guest House with my husband just one night and I thought it was an adorable place. Clean, spacious rooms, beautiful terrace, good breakfast. It's absolutely a good choose for staying in Porto.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

We stayed in a superior room which was a good choice since it was completely renovated.Downside is that it was small with uncomfortable beds.Room and small bathroom were clean.Breakfast is very basic,it could be improved.But taking into account price,it has a very good price / quality ratio.

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

I have stayed in boavista recently for 2 nights with group of friends. Hotel is easy to reach & clean,with a lovely sun terrace. But the highlight of the place is staff working there. Our receptionist Andres couldnt be more helpful and accomodating, always welcoming us with a smile and good tips about Porto ;)

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1 review
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

basic accommodation, but spacious and clean bath room. friendly staff. good value for money. We took a tram from airport to reach the hotel. 5 min walk from metrostation.The beach is near by in a walkable distance. we enjoyed our stay.

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Brno, Czech Republic
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5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

We stayed for 2 nights in this guest house. The staff was very nice, the room was clean and the bathroom was great, absolutely new. Location is also good, we felt safe even late at night and it was close to the metro. However, there was some mold in the closet (on the ceiling), which freaked my wife out, as... More 

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