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Novotel Porto Gaia

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Lugar das Chas Afurada, Vila Nova de Gaia 4400-499, Portugal
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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London
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We booked this as a stop of to and from the airport (Porto) on a tour of Northern Portugal. We picked Novotel because we knew the brand and wanted parking with access to major motorways and near the airport. We got what we expected and this one is possibly better than most of the Novotels I have stayed in. The... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Would recommend this hotel highly - once you know where it is the location is not an issue - breakfast in particular was excellent.................................................................................!

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

Clean and spacious hotel perfectly positioned on the South side of Porto to be close enough to everything but not in amongst some of the tourist noise and trappings. Lovely outside area and a fantastic restaurant with food better than many top London "chic" establishments. You will need a hire car to get the best of visiting Porto anyway so... More 

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County Dublin, Ireland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

This hotel was good value although breakfast was expensive so we ate out. Rooms were a good size and had good facilities. We choose to stay here because of the pool but quickly realised that the location was poor. There was nowhere to eat within walking distance which left us needing to get taxis out in the evening.

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London
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

The hotel itself is excellent and could be considered a luxury hotel. The staff are very pleasant and the rooms are very comfortable. Inside the rooms are fully equipped bathrooms which are very clean and have things like complimentary slippers and shower gel etc. Despite that I found the pillows too soft and therefore not a great night's sleep. Breakfast... More 

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Santarem, Portugal
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Nice hotel with good installations. They have a nice swimming pool. I big chess set in the garden. One kids playground outside. All this inserted in a nice green grass field with some palm trees. Very nice atmosphere. A small kids corner with books, games and a Xbox 360 console. What another console with other game. Nice place for kids... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

This hotel has awful service, is out of the way (and much more then a 6 euro taxi ride away from the city center as earlier stated in the reviews), is noise, and has incredibly uncomfortable beds. No free breakfast and you have to pay to use the phone inside of your room. The staff is lazy and then when... More 

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Bruges, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

We had a five day stay in Novotel Porto Gaia in September with a group of seven persons. The rooms were very spacious, the staff was very helpfull and the breakfast was royal. There are some accommodations in the hotel (swimming pool, large chessboard, Xbox for Children) which we made use of due to the excellent weather. We ate in... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

We stayed at the Novotel Porto Gaia hotel on August 17th for a week. The hotel is great especially because we were on a small budget. The hotel is very clean and the rooms are spacious and modern. The hotel benefits from a lovely pool area and garden which is great especially when the weather is lovely and warm. The... More 

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