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InterContinental Porto Palacio das Cardosas

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Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed yesterday NEW

The experience I had at this hotel far exceeded my expectations of any Intercontinental Hotel. If you are ever in Porto, this is the hotel to stay. Both Tiago (check-in) and Rogerio (Concierge) deserve an accolade for the attentive service they provide to hotel guests with a smile.

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The Staff was very professional and polite, the Valets always very helpful. They booked a guided tour of Graham's Port lodge for us which included a special package for the tasteing available for none of the other tour participants and all free of charge. All in all a great stay!

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Miami, Florida
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I don't often shriek with joy upon entering my hotel room but I did in this hotel. What an impressive property with a level of service that is deserving of its 5-star status. It's worth putting up with the muffled street noise for a room with a view of the main plaza. My room had two floor to ceiling windows...

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Tokyo, Japan
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great service! good breakfast! perfect location! Room is very clean and elegant. Our room is located second floor at street but still quite and we sleep very well.bed also comfortable. The bathroom is big and new. I will stay this hotel again if I visit Porto next time.

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing place to stay in Porto. Good location; nice room; excellent service, especially the concierge and wonderful breakfast. The concierge provides good advice re restaurants and winery visits. We miss the jazz in the bar on weekends and will surely come back again.

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Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have stayed in many IHG hotels around the world, this undoubtably has one of the best locations. It is literally in the centre of Porto. The rooms are clean & beautiful, ours looked out onto the main city square. Everything is in walking distance. The only reason for not giving 5 out of 5 is that one of our...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I Was there for 2 nights. Excelent rooms big and cosy and i had a sweet balcony. Very comort bed. Well equipted room Hotel in graet location. Very good service. Braekfast very good A bit old fashioned but i Highly recomend Keren

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Bristol, Rhode Island
Reviewed 1 week ago

There is no other word to describe it. I stayed at the intercontinental during my trip to Porto and it was an absolutely memorable hotel stay. Amazing staff, friendly and courteous. The rooms are perfectly clean and bed is so comfortable. Breakfast buffet had plenty if choices. Concierge service top!!

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Hyattsville, Maryland
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This is among the best of the Intercontinental hotels I have stayed at in Europe. Beautiful, elegant, renovated building with modern updates, well appointed bedrooms, well equipped modern baths. Staff is polite, helpful and efficient. Breakfast is lovely with many offerings in a bright dining room. Lovely bar. Great view of the central city park given it is situated at...

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Sydney, Australia
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It's worth the splurge to stay here. An absolutely beautiful, traditional building smack bang in the middle of Porto. The staff are wonderful and the rooms are comfortable and huge. Highly recommended!

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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
Region: Portugal > Northern Portugal > Porto District > Porto
Price Range: $221 - $499 (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 Spa Hotel in Porto
#1 Business Hotel in Porto
#1 Romantic Hotel in Porto
#2 Family Hotel in Porto
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“Muffled street noise can be heard from all the rooms that face the front plaza. But the view is worth it.”
  • View from all front facing rooms
  • taken from the entrance to my room. Windows faced out over the main plaza
  • Super comfortable bed and bedding
  • Luxurious bathroom with a full tub
  • Welcome treat, I suppose for being a loyal IHG member...
 of 5 bubbles globegal, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Do get a room overlooking the square for historic atmosphere.”
 of 5 bubbles W7216NHrichardc, 12 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Don't worry about the river view at other hotels. This would be the best choice.”
 of 5 bubbles Taniabythesea, 5 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Higher better than Lowe to avoid street noise.”
 of 5 bubbles 440gilbertj, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the square are noisy at night. If you like ventilation and the AC is turned off then go for a (cheaper) room at the back,.”
 of 5 bubbles Zouppy, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
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