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“Good hotel with a nice location”
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HF Ipanema Porto
Ranked #31 of 108 Hotels in Porto
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed September 13, 2013

The stay at this hotel was quite good. The location was quite good as well. The hotel has bikes that you can rent for just 7 Euros a day and can go all around the city for sight-seeing. The wi-fi in the rooms were'nt that great as they had really low reception. Also the lifts were really funny as they were malfunctioning. Apart from that, the view from the swimming pool on the 15th storey was very good!

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  • Stayed: September 2013, traveled on business
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Reviewed September 10, 2013

This is a 4star hotel in the city center. It's locations is one of the best things and the surrondings are quite nice too, because you have great gardens close to it with some of the best views of Porto.
The rooms are clean and very comfortable, especially the beds, really nice, thye breakfast is great but free parking is hard to find or you're very lucky.
Nice option in Porto to stay in. The city is just beautiful and full of magic.

Room Tip: Room 625 is a good choice!
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  • Stayed: September 2013, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed September 7, 2013

very comfortable hotel, good location, close to the center of the city, good breakfast. Internet connection is good in the room, clean and comfortable.
The stuff is polite and willing to help. I will recommend this hotel as valid to consider for your trip.

  • Stayed: August 2013, traveled with friends
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1  Thank ataaccess
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Reviewed August 13, 2013

We had a big suprise when we got to the hotel. We were ready to jump in the pool and have sushi at the restaurant for dinner BUT when my husband made reservation on the site He was sure ! He reserved for the Ipanama Park, picture of the pool onfirmed and all. We get there and they told us no pool no sushi ! Why ? because you are not at the Ipanama PARK but at the Ipanama Porto !! The site automatically switch the reservation on the order hotel instead of a 5 stars you get a 4 stars without any information. The personnel doesn't care, the front desk told us that : " it happened ..". Meaning OFTEN ? no apology, no discount ...By the way I took a coffee in the evening I had no change ... I had to talk to 4 different persons to be able to pay for it ! Yes I know what you're thinking... I'm just too honest... I'm amazed with the poor service. The bedroom was nice and spacious. But sorry for a 4 stars it's really bad. Make sure they don't switch you to one of the hotel of the group !

Room Tip: Don't book somewhere else !
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  • Stayed: August 2013, traveled with family
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3  Thank cancanathome
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Reviewed August 11, 2013 via mobile

The hotel is beautiful, new, staff is very friendly and helpful, rooms are nice, breakfast very good, free wifi.
The only downside is that it is a little bit far from downtown, it's 30 min walk otherwise there is the bus which is just 5 min drive.

  • Stayed: August 2013
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Reviewed July 25, 2013

This hotel is some little distance from old town centre, though bus or taxi (about €8) can be got into the old town, or walking would take around 40 minutes. The rooms were comfortable, clean and quiet, with Air Conditioning, good bathroom and facilites. Staff were helpful and courteous and a spacious reception area. Buffet breakfast was very good and plenty of seating space.
We enjoyed our stay here, though only one lift was working at the time of our visit, which meant long waits or use the stairs!
Would stay here again, though the hotel location maybe a bit too far from the centre for some visitors.

  • Stayed: June 2013, traveled with friends
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Reviewed June 21, 2013

Stayed at HF Ipanema Porto for a week and thoroughly enjoyed it.

Rooms are spacious and well-decorated, staff are extremely helpful and friendly and the restaurant serves very good food at moderate prices. The buffet is a different story but acceptable nonetheless.

We also made use of their events facilities and that was arranged exactly as we needed as well.

An excellent experience overall.

  • Stayed: June 2013, traveled on business
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Additional Information about HF Ipanema Porto

Address: Rua do Campo Alegre 156 172, Porto 4150-168, Portugal
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Location: Portugal > Northern Portugal > Porto District > Porto
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#13 Family Hotel in Porto
#21 Romantic Hotel in Porto
#23 Business Hotel in Porto
#26 Luxury Hotel in Porto
Price Range: $67 - $128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — HF Ipanema Porto 4*
Number of rooms: 150
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Here is a hotel that matches the city.Like Oporto, this hotel has history and tradition and, like the city, it's renewed, modern and exciting.Just a short walk away, Campo Alegre is home to Casa da Música, the main Museums in the city and the margin of the River Douro. Oporto's modern public transportation network is just steps away from the reception. Alternatively, you may choose to take a ride on the historical tram or using the rental bikes in the hotel.In business or leisure, a day in the city can be very tiring. At the HF Ipanema Porto you are guaranteed to have a relaxing and comfortable place to rest after a long day, with the best you can expect from a 4 star hotel.Families will always receive special treatment, with rooms especially designed to welcome them, including all the comfort and entertainment young children and teenagers could hope for. Whether for business or leisure, you'll have free Wi-Fi Internet available throughout the hotel.If it's fine cuisine that you're looking for, Rio’s is the best restaurant to taste the traditional Oporto dishes.The HF Ipanema Porto is one of those hotels that people keep coming back to. ... more   less 
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