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Garden House Hostel Porto

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Zagreb, Croatia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hostel has everything you need, and for a small price provides good value. I was in the 8-bedroom room and it had a lot of space, so it didn't seem crowded even though it was full. Beds are comfortable and big,and each has it's own locker which is a plus. Staff was nice and really friendly and they answered... More 

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Bicester
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My sister and I stayed in this hostel for 4 nights during a week's visit to Portugal. Overall the hostel was really good, I emailed them a couple of times with questions before we visited and their response was prompt and useful. During our stay the hostel staff were very helpful and friendly, giving us answers to questions about transport... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great hostel, very friendly staff, good and clean accommodation and a very good location. The best one i have been so far (stayed already in a lot of hostels). I would definitely recommend this hostel :)

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Chiang Mai, Thailand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016 via mobile

Free breakfast and coffee, two outlets let bed, friendly staff and owners (especially Joanna and Miguel) and clean facilities at a reasonable price. I'd stay here again. Oh and it comes with a locked locker.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016 via mobile

Awesome hostel The rooms are big and very clean The kitchen is great And the breakfast is really good The location of the hostel is right in the center of porto, a walk distance from everything, and there is a metro station right next to it. The living room is very social, if you travel alone you will find some... More 

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016 via mobile

Great hostel! The door won't tell you and is easy to miss, but it's a beautiful building. Rooms are spacious and clean. So are the bathrooms. De staff is friendly and will give you more tips on what to see and where to eat than you can handle.

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Thank Yvonnemos
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016

Garden House Hostel in Porto was a nice located, super pretty apartment hostel in Porto. The room was spacious, light and nicely decorated, and I have never seen a cleaner hostel kitchen (and the rest of the hostel as well of course), my entire life! The service was also amazing! The receptionist, Miguel, was extremely nice and helpful, and new... More 

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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2016

This is one of the most attractive hostels I have stayed in. The spiral staircases lead upwards towards immaculate rooms and bathrooms. Everything was very clean. The toilet cubicles are very small so if you are tall like me, then you may end up cramped. Staff at reception are multilingual and always happy to help. There is a large courtyard... More 

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Evora, Portugal
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2016

The hostel is amazing and you feel like home. The rooms are clean, wide and have lots of light. The decoration and ambient are perfect, the staff was all very warm and nice. I totally recommend the hostel if you are planning to go to Porto

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2016

Located in the heart of Santa Catarina, about 3 minutes walk from the metro station. Rooms and shared spaces are clean, comfortable and well designed, and the staff is very friendly and helpful. You will definitely make friends or at least have some nice conversations there, the kitchen and the garden are really vibrant.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Free Breakfast
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  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Garden House Hostel is a new hostel in Oporto. Located in the heart of the old city, in the famous Rua de Santa Catarina, a pedestrian street where you can feel the Oporto essence, visit a wide range of restaurants, shops and cafes, as the well known "Cafe Majestic", an Art Nouveau icon where artists and intellectuals meet for a "cimbalino" (expresso). Also within walking distance are all the museums, Port wine cellars, the Douro River and the cool Oporto nightlife. After a day of walking and sightseeing, nothing feels better than returning to the beautiful 19th century house where the Garden House Hostel is installed. The building has been fully restored and improved, with all the modern commodities, and has a wonderful garden where you can relax, have a glass of wine, read a book... feel at home in a cozy, warm and friendly atmosphere! From the Hostel you can catch the riverside tram to the sea and the beaches at "Foz". With its restaurants, bars and promenade, you can enjoy the sun in one of the iconic places of Oporto. In the summer don't forget to pack your sunscreen and beach towel! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Garden House Hostel Porto

Address: Rua de Santa Catarina 501, Porto 4000-452, Portugal
Location: Portugal > Northern Portugal > Porto District > Porto
Price Range: $22 - $67 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 11
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