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Fine Arts Guesthouse

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Rua Barao de S. Cosme n53, Porto 4000-502 , Portugal
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Ontario, Canada
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the highlights of our 2 week Portuguese vacation. As often in Portugal, the hotel does not look special from outside, but is outstanding once you get inside. The neighbourhood looks shabby, but perfectly safe, and has undeniable Porto spirit. It is 15 min walk from downtown Porto. The hotel is small, just several rooms, so it feels warm... More 

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new york, NY
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112 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I spent two nights at this hotel. The staff, specially Diogo, were very nice and helpful. Our room, that looked like an old attic (Named Lautrec) was well appointed, clean, very luminous and spacious. The only drawback were the two sets of stairs to climb up to reach the room. If you have problems with stairs, this... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked this for two guests of mine. Great location in the nice area of the city, walking distance from everything central, clean, secure, well appointed. Would definitely use again as price represents great value for money/comfort provided against city centre hotels.

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12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

It's a good place to stay in Porto, if you don't want to spend lots of money on lodgings, still want to be close to all attractions. No need to use a car getting to historical center and visiting all main attractions, of going to the La Ribeira (yes, you need to walk, but that's the point of visiting new... More 

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Orlando, FL
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54 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

Our unit #3 was a 2 level flat. The first floor had a sofa, TV, table and a mini-kitchen including microwave, dishware, stemware and utensils, sink, and a 2 position counter top range (see photo). Half way up to the bedroom level was a rather spacious bathroom. The upper level had two single beds. There were other units that were... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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12 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

Great stay for a group of 4 friends. We stayed on the first floor with 2 beds and 2 roll out beds. The room was adorable, roomy and comfortable. No problems with noise or disturbances. The welcome port wine and and cinnamon crackers were wonderful. The morning breakfasts were amazing with plenty of food. Our first morning we woke up... More 

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Kingston, Canada
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101 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016

Great ultra modern guesthouse in what appears to be a recently refurbished older building. Friendly and helpful staff. Ultra clean. Everything worked as it should and looked almost new. Arrival was accompanied with a welcoming glass of port and biscuits/cookies and a sit-down conversation with the host on how to get around the city and what to see. Great introduction... More 

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Bloomington, Illinois, United States
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9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2016

We arrived very late in the evening from the train stationand were kindly greeted and shown our room. The room was modern, spacious and comfortable. The breakfast was delicious and the outdoor seating was very relaxing. We spent both days wandering the city, and felt we were close enough to everything yet far enough away from the tourist things to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2016

I usually do not write reviews but this time I feel obliged to do so. This guesthouse is great! We got a hearty welcome when we arrived, including a glass of the famous port wine and a useful input about the city and its attractions by the present staff. The hotel is small with only 9 rooms but as a... More 

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Colchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2016

Fine Arts Guesthouse is a great place to stay while you're in Porto. I absolutely adored how dedicated and attentive the staff were. We arrived ahead of our check in time and were offered Port wine and biscuits while waiting for our room to be ready. They took great care of us and for that I can only recommend them.... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Fine Arts Guesthouse

Address: Rua Barao de S. Cosme n53, Porto 4000-502, Portugal
Location: Portugal > Northern Portugal > Porto District > Porto
Price Range: $75 - $164 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Fine Arts Guesthouse 4*
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