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Holiday Inn Porto Gaia

4.0 of 5 Rua Diogo de Macedo, 220, Vila Nova de Gaia 4400-107, Portugal
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Lisbon, Portugal
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My favorite view from this side of the river to Porto, by night and day One of the best breakfast I had in hotels. The staff and the view is great, as an active person and a sport lover, could be nice to have more treadmill in the gym, just in case the weather outside.

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London, United Kingdom
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39 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My good friend Jose booked us in here, and the rate are very competitive. But what brought the value to mind was not so much the price (cheap as it was in European terms) but the service. The staff were superb, and the rooms were decent and clean. I would go there again without question. By the way, the bar... More 

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Lisbon, Portugal
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at this hotel for almost 3 weeks while being on a business trip in Porto. The hotel is located in Gaia, so it's a good fit if you have work to do in this part of the city. Prices were really good, around 55EUR/night (incl. breakfast). Hotel is clean, warm, in a very good shape. If you get... More 

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Kostroma
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20 hotel reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 via mobile

StYed here for one night before the start of Douro cruise, speedy check in, polite personnel, the room equipped with everything you might need for spending one night there, a beautiful view from the window - the town and the river far away, our room number was 2015 and that was funny as we were there right on the eve... More 

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HIPG, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Porto Gaia, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your review of our hotel. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. It's something our staff takes great pride in, so we value your feedback. I am sorry to know our breakfast coffee was not according to your expectations. Please feel free to contact me at rita.cruz@hiportogaia.com so I... More 

London, United Kingdom
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57 reviews 57 reviews
45 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Our family of three book this hotel for 7 nights based on the pictures on the internet. Split level business suite is showing as elegant spacious bedroom with two double bed and nice living room downstairs. On arrival we have found that bedroom is tiny, furnishings are dated, curtains are dirty, nets were white years ago, bedroom has one bed,... More 

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

A tall building with a great view of Porto (for what it's worth!) The hotel is a bit out of the centre of town on the wrong side of the river. You have to get across the river either on foot, which is quite a long stroll up and down hills, or on the metro. The hotel restaurant is expensive... More 

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HIPG, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Porto Gaia, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your comment regarding Holiday Inn Porto Gaia. We appreciate you taking the time to make us aware of your experience during your recent stay. It is truly rewarding when a guest recognizes our team’s efforts and takes the time to write a comment. Your comments will be shared with our entire staff, as reinforcement to... More 

Odense, Denmark
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

This high-tower business hotel is located on the Southern side of the river in Gaia, and It takes about 10 -15 minutes to walk to the metro stop and another 5 -10 minutes to reach the Porto center, so it takes quite a long time to cover the distance. There are some shopping opportunities at walking distance from the hotel,... More 

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HIPG, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Porto Gaia, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your comment regarding Holiday Inn Porto Gaia. We appreciate you taking the time to make us aware of your experience during your recent stay. It is truly rewarding when a guest recognizes our team’s efforts and takes the time to write a comment. Your comments will be shared with our entire staff, as reinforcement to... More 

Lisbon, Portugal
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014 via mobile

lived there for 6 months 8 years ago, in that time was Melia, but now after the change to holyday inn and lots of renovations in the lobby and some floors it still have the most beautiful view to Oporto city and the sea. The staff always familiar and professional, well my place to stay when working or vacations in... More 

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HIPG, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Porto Gaia, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your comment regarding Holiday Inn Porto Gaia. We appreciate you taking the time to make us aware of your delightful experiences during your stays. It is an honor to have been your second home for so long already. We are always pleased to receive praise and acknowledgement of such a positive nature. It is truly... More 

London, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
17 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

What a hidden gem! Stay here and enjoy fantastic service a welcome to remember and a view to die for! So pleasant after a long drive park under the hotel check in and then head to the bar for a Caipirinha that will make you melt ;-) I asked for a room looking over the sea - See below! The... More 

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Dear Guest, Thank you for your comment regarding Holiday Inn Porto Gaia. We appreciate you taking the time to make us aware of your delightful experience during your recent stay and for recommending our hotel. We are always pleased to receive praise and acknowledgement of such a positive nature. It is truly rewarding when a guest recognizes our team’s efforts... More 

London, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

My bathroom had no hot water. I bathed with cold water and was transferred to another room late in the night after my body became shivering and they were not able to repair it. The staff were rude and clueless regarding payments by my debit card and falsely claimed that I did not have the funds and will have to... More 

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Dear Guest, Thank you for your comment regarding your experience during your recent stay at Holiday Inn Porto Gaia. We greatly appreciate you taking the time to once more bring this matter to our attention and apologize for any inconvenience you may have experienced. It is our goal to consistently provide superior service and accommodations and your comments are very... More 

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Address: Rua Diogo de Macedo, 220, Vila Nova de Gaia 4400-107, Portugal
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Location: Portugal > Northern Portugal > Porto District > Vila Nova de Gaia
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Holiday Inn Porto Gaia 4*
Number of rooms: 179
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Porto Gaia Hotel Vila Nova De Gaia
Melia Hotel Gaia Porto
Sol Melia Gaia Porto
Holiday Inn Porto Gaia Portugal/Vila Nova De Gaia
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#1 On the Beach Hotel in Vila Nova de Gaia
#2 Business Hotel in Vila Nova de Gaia
#2 Luxury Hotel in Vila Nova de Gaia
#2 Family Hotel in Vila Nova de Gaia
#3 Romantic Hotel in Vila Nova de Gaia

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