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InterContinental Porto Palacio das Cardosas

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

From check-in to check-out an excellent experience. Beautiful room, wonderful service. Use the concierge. They are extremely knowledgeable of Porto and surrounding areas. The room service is prompt and the food was very good. Our package included breakfast which offered more then I expected.

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FrancelinaAmaral, Hotel Manager at InterContinental Porto Palacio das Cardosas, responded to this review

Dear RadioFred, Thank you for choosing to stay at InterContinental Porto , during your visit to Porto, and for writing a review on Trip Advisor. 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. We hope you will visit us again. Sincerely, Francelina Amaral Hotel Manager More 

Kuwait
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84 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 222 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

On one of the romantic location this hotel is located, The rooms, the service the staff is all excellent. Only hitch was since we had 2 rooms our room to room phones were not working. Even the reception staff personally came and checked it but since we were staying for two nights we didnt bother about it much. Dont keep... More 

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Joel Kanazawa S, Duty Manager at InterContinental Porto Palacio das Cardosas, responded to this review

Dear Jcferns, Thank you for your feedback regarding your recent visit at our hotel and please accept our sincerest apologies for the disturbance you have experienced during your stay due to the telephone issue. Your feedback has been shared with the appropriate Department Heads to initiate the necessary steps for improvements to meet the quality expectation of InterContinental Hotels. We... More 

Edmonds, WA
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437 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 254 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The building is an old palace that has been entirely modernized while still retaining old world charm. We stayed on the third floor in the Executive Room, which was a large room with a king bed and a very large bath. The only shortcoming was that our room fronted on to the square. Yes, the view was great but the... More 

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Joel Kanazawa S, Duty Manager at InterContinental Porto Palacio das Cardosas, responded to this review

Dear DP49, 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. We hope you will visit us again. Sincerely, Joel Kanazawa Saldanha Duty Manager More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This hotel is the best hotel you can find in Porto! Perfect location, perfect service, perfect facilities, and perfect food!!!! :) The location of the hotel makes it super easy for the travelers to move around. It's easy to grab a taxi or uber there, or you can even choose to walk to most of the landmarks! People in the... More 

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Joel Kanazawa S, Duty Manager at InterContinental Porto Palacio das Cardosas, responded to this review

Dear Yi-An C, It is wonderful to know that you found the hotel’s location highly accessible to other tourist attractions. Your commendation of the legendary hospitality provided by our colleagues is a ringing endorsement of our day to day efforts and we are very grateful for this recognition. I look forward to welcoming you back for another amazing experience. Sincerely,... More 

kent
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45 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had five nights at this beautiful hotel. It was in a great location and very easy to get everywhere. All the staff are a credit to the hotel from the cleaners-who are amazing our room was spotless-up to the way the concierge and reception staff always looked after us and helped ordering taxis, as we were travelling with my elderly... More 

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Joel Kanazawa S, Duty Manager at InterContinental Porto Palacio das Cardosas, responded to this review

Dear Daviddavid I, We are thrilled to know that you have enjoyed your five nights stay at InterContinental Porto. Your kind compliments of the legendary hospitality provided by our team are truly appreciated and I am glad to learn that you had a lovely stay at InterContinental Porto, as we strive to go above and beyond to meet our guest`s... More 

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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We normally stay in air bnb's or boutique hotels but this time fancied something a bit more traditional with service. The hotel is perfectly located, the service and the attention to detail are brilliant. We stayed in a duplex room which was very nice and the cleaning services very good. All I would say is that whilst the decor of... More 

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Joel Kanazawa S, Duty Manager at InterContinental Porto Palacio das Cardosas, responded to this review

Dear Steven D, 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. We also appreciate your comments regarding the bar service and mini-bar price, and will share these with our team so that we can continue to... More 

Montclair, New Jersey
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to Porto with modest expectations and we loved the experience. The concierge arranged for us to do a Douro valley tour where the scenery was spectacular and the winery visits exquisite. They also arranged an excellent city tour to see the sites in Porto which we highly recommend. The staff recommended excellent restaurants and could not have been... More 

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Joel Kanazawa S, Duty Manager at InterContinental Porto Palacio das Cardosas, responded to this review

Dear Mtctraveler12345, I am glad to know that you had an amazing experience in Porto. Your kind compliments of the legendary hospitality provided by our colleagues is a ringing endorsement of our day to day efforts and we are very grateful for this recognition. We look forward to welcoming you back for another great stay at InterContinental Porto. Sincerely, Joel... More 

New York City, New York
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24 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved Porto and location of the hotel - easy to walk to all sites around the city. We were upgraded to a duplex suite - the room was comfortable, but dark, no view. The service was excellent, breakfast buffet is outstanding make sure it is part of your package.

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Hong Kong, China
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97 reviews
54 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Upon arrival, just finding someone to valet our car should have been a foreboding sign that service would be at a snail's pace if you could find someone. Check-in was no better as there was only 1 person at the reception counter and a couple were asking all manners of questions about where to visit... After what seemed like an... More 

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IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at InterContinental Porto Palacio das Cardosas, responded to this review

Dear VoyageurW, Thank you so much for staying with us and taking the time to leave us your feedback. Your comments are highly valuable to us and will assist us in our continuous efforts to maintain and improve the service level we aim for. I can assure you that your comfort and satisfaction are of utmost importance to us and... More 

New York City, New York
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118 reviews
43 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 227 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

InterContinental Porto is a beautifully renovated building. Centrally located. One half block from the train station, on the central square and a few blocks to the river. We arrived by train from Lisbon and walked across the street to the hotel and checked in. Most of the restaurants we wanted to dine at were located in that part of the... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Airport Transportation
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
HISTORICAL PALACE AT THE HEART OF THE CITY CENTRE. Located in the heart of the Historical Centre, classified as World Heritage by UNESCO, the InterContinental Porto - Palacio das Cardosas is the result of a careful renovation of a palace dated from the end of the 18th century. The Hotel is located in Oporto’s main city square, the Praça da Liberdade,within walking distance from all the major cultural highlights,trendy shops, bars and restaurants. The Hotel comprises 105 spacious rooms and suites, the Astoria Restaurant, Cardosas Bar, meeting and banqueting rooms, as well as a Wellness Centre. ... more   less 

Additional Information about InterContinental Porto Palacio das Cardosas

Address: Praca Liberdade 25, Porto 4000-322, Portugal
Location: Portugal > Northern Portugal > Porto District > Porto
Price Range: $182 - $498 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — InterContinental Porto Palacio das Cardosas 5*
Number of rooms: 105
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Also Known As:
Intercontinental Porto Palacio Das Cardosas Hotel Porto
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#1 Luxury Hotel in Porto
#1 Romantic Hotel in Porto
#1 Spa Hotel in Porto
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#2 Family Hotel in Porto
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