We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Castelo de Santa Caterina

Show Prices
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
Prices from our online travel partners are not available
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Porto
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Management photos
Castelo de Santa Caterina
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers","shims"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","shims":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'shims'))"}},"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

34 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 14: English reviews
Level Contributor
5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016 via mobile

First, it is just a beautiful, fun place. Our room was immaculate and we had an enormous bath. The breakfast was wonderful. The staff was the best. Helpful with luggage and auggestions. Thoroughly enjoyed our stay and hoghly recommend. bbbbreakfast was

Helpful?
Thank cjohnson1455
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
34 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

We stayed at here for 2 nights and were completely blown away by the place- it is totally eccentric and fabulous, and only a 10-15 minute walk to the centre of town. We had a garden room which was newly refurbished and spotless. My only 2 minor criticisms being that the wifi was not working during our stay and that... More 

Helpful?
Thank FoucaultFan
Great Harwood, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
77 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015

Yes it is up a steep hill but it is worth the climb. We loved going back to this hotel at the end of a busy day and relaxing in the lovely gardens. It is a beautiful place and the staff are very friendly. We stayed in one of the newer garden rooms which one reviewer said were awful. I... More 

Helpful?
Thank chinkynorthofengland
Montana
Level Contributor
30 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015

A charming Victorian hotel with impeccable service. [We wished we could take Mario home with us!] Great breakfast buffet including gluten free bread and wonderful coffee. Chandeliers, wood panelling & tiles everywhere in the main building - the blue cherubs on the tiles around our bath tub were amazing! The main building (no elevator) rooms were a little smaller and... More 

Helpful?
Thank Lastri
Reading
Level Contributor
83 reviews
56 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

Staying in a castle is a treat. The atmosphere, character, look and feel are terrific. The outside spaces are very pleasant on a warm evening. If it worries you, some of the fittings and decor are a bit dated, but in my view this is what gives the hotel its character. It is a long walk into the city and... More 

Helpful?
Thank Spencerswood
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Hotel is situated at the quiet end of Rua Santa Caterina, but a 5 minute walk soon brings you to the main shopping area and then about 10 minutes later to the river Douro. Uphill walk back but there is a bus service and the metro station, Marques, is not far away. The hotel is old but spotlessly clean and... More 

Helpful?
Thank David S S
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

This beautiful hotel in Porto is one that should not be missed. The friendly feel of the hotel made it a special place to stay. The castle rooms were very elegant and the breakfast and service good. The hotel is so romantic that I left it with a new fiancé! Will definitely be visiting again in the future!

Helpful?
1 Thank Honieh1989
State College, Pennsylvania, United States
Level Contributor
52 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

we spent 2 nights here and I would have given it 5 stars except for no elevator which was an experience when you are on the 4th floor (3rd in Europe) and have a heavy suitcase filled with wine bottles and pottery collected on your trip! Best breakfast we had, excellent location close to waterfront scene, nice and quiet. Really... More 

Helpful?
Thank Mary C
Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
Level Contributor
7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

It's not a regular hotel. It's more. Pretty gardens, uniquely finished rooms and the best of it all - great staff (I can't recall the name of the manager who sent us to two restaurants where we had the best Portuguese food) who will point you to good restaurants (if you're a foodie - this means a lot!). The rooms... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Thetravellingfonz
California
Level Contributor
23 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Castelo Staying at this hotel is a unique experience. We enjoyed ourselves very much. The staff was helpful and friendly. The breakfast was good and more than we expected. The ambiance in the gardens was just delightful. You are only a few minutes from a Metro stop in a quiet city location. The rooms in the castle require you to... More 

Helpful?
Thank Liketogo72
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

21 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveler Photos (21)
Viewed
View from Room (3)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (6)
Viewed
Room/Suite (3)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
Bathroom (2)
Viewed
Other (5)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travelers also viewed these Porto hotels
2.5 mi away
Castelo de Santa Catarina
1.4 mi away
Residencial Porto Foz
Residencial Porto Foz
#76 of 101 in Porto
4.0 of 5 stars 22 reviews
1.0 mi away
No photo provided
Casa das Laranjas
#57 of 138 in Porto
4.5 of 5 stars 13 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.8 mi away
No photo provided
Porto Foz Velha 4 Flats
#119 of 179 in Porto
4.5 of 5 stars 3 reviews
0.4 mi away
Pousade de Juventude
Pousade de Juventude
#144 of 179 in Porto
4.0 of 5 stars 2 reviews
1.3 mi away
Flattered To Be In Porto
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )

Additional Information about Castelo de Santa Caterina

Address: rua santa caterina, Porto, Portugal
Location: Portugal > Northern Portugal > Porto District > Porto
Number of rooms: 13
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing