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Boavista Guest House

3.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   Rua da Boavista, 667, Porto 4050-110, Portugal (Formerly Cesar Residencial)
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Ranked #34 of 99 Porto B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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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
    4.5 of 5 stars
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1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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 4 weeks ago

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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South London
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25 reviews 25 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

We opted to upgrade to a superior room when we made our booking and were pleased we had as on arrival it appears that the superior rooms are the ones that have recently been re decorated as the rest of the rooms were very dated. The rooms are extremely basic but very clean and were cleaned every day during our... More

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Valencia, Spain
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84 reviews 84 reviews
40 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

First impressions of the guest house were good, everything was very clean and the reception staff were very friendly and helpful but the rooms, room 13 anyway, really let the place down. Although spotlessly clean and with everything working, there is a serious lack of comfort. My room had a bed, a bedside table and a wardrobe but no chair... More

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Izmir, Turkey
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

It is a small guest house at a very convenient location to explore Porto. Room was a little bit old fashioned, but the staff were helpful and nice. They recommended us a nice local restaurant near the hotel named Casa de 3, which was really perfect.

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Reading, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

The Guest House is easy to get to from the airport via the excellent Metro, this is a five minute walk. You can walk to the city from the guest House in 15 minutes. The rooms are comfortable and quiet. The staff are first class. They seem to love their job and are delighted when they can help you. The... More

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Kingston upon Thames, United Kingdom
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12 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013 via mobile

Picked this for its affordability, but liked it more than expected. Rooms are very clean, staff very helpful and only a 10 min walk from centre. It can get a bit noisy from restaurant next door at night, but either bring earplugs or just stay out like the Portugese!

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Barcelona, Spain
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2013

I found Boavista Guest House to be a great place to stay for a weekend in Porto. My room was newly redone and very clean, and the hotel was very quiet at night. The service at the front desk was helpful with my questions about the city, and the guest house was only a five-minute walk from the Carolina Michaelis... More

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Stuttgart, Germany
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2013

The staff is friendly and helpful and the rooms are clean and comfortable. A simple breakfast is included and the rates are really affordable. There is also a very beautiful kind of patio - So, all you need for a short (or maybe longer) stay in this nice city. The hostel is located near a metro station. My wife and... More

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Lyon, France
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2012

The hotel is well situated near the tram stop. People from the hotel are very kind and will take time to help you finding your way. They won't hesitate to call for information for you. Room is cleaned, enough space and there is a big balcony to enjoy the street view. I recommend it to anybody

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Address: Rua da Boavista, 667, Porto 4050-110, Portugal (Formerly Cesar Residencial)
Location: Portugal > Northern Portugal > Porto District > Porto
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Boavista Guest House 3*
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Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Room Service Shuttle Bus service
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Boavista Guest House has 21 equipped rooms with private bathroom, air conditioned, heating, Cable Tv and telephone.It also has an amazing terrace, a cozy breakfast room and 24h reception.Within 2min of the subway "Carolina Michaellis", 15min from the beachand the Porto Wine Cellars and 21min from the airport. Surrounded by tourist and historical points of interess as Casa da Música, Museums, theatres, parks, shopping centres....Everything you need for a memorable stay in Porto! ... more   less 
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