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Porto Palacio Congress Hotel & Spa

Expedia.comUS$128*
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#19 of 104 Hotels in Porto
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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stayed here 24/5/17 what a dissapointment . Went to the spa found it to be very tired and dirty in need of a total overhaul . Went to the resturant only to be told it was closed food being served on the rooftop bar , went there was aproached by a waiter who took my order for food . I...

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Padua, Italy
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

The rooms are large and well maintained. Only negative point it was not possible to pay the evening before departure. The personnel is kind and helpful. Definitely I suggest the visit to this wonderful hotel

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

we had a very nice and warm welcome, staff was great and helpful. room was nice and clean. location is great. breakfast was outstanding. and the restaurant on the roof with view of all porto was a real experience.

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PPHOTEL, Diretor-Geral at Porto Palacio Congress Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We’re enchanted you had such a pleasant time with us! We strive to offer top-notch service and convenience for our guests. It´s fantastic you enjoyed and appreciated our Vip Lounge Rooftop Bar and that our team could accommodate your needs. We look forward to sharing an even better experience with you next time. Kind Regards, Eugénia Queirós

Porto, Portugal
Reviewed 1 week ago

excellent caring staff. Room well done. Excellent room maintenance and cleanliness. Need more price point variety with food services. Lobby is relaxing. Roof top sevices terriffic. Pool and spa is good.. Transport links are handy.

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Dear Guest, We’re enchanted you had such a pleasant time with us! We strive to offer top-notch service and convenience for our guests. It´s fantastic you enjoyed and that our team could accommodate your needs. We look forward to sharing an even better experience with you next time. Kind Regards, Eugénia Queirós

Lisbon, Portugal
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have stayed in this nice Hotel for professional reasons many times. It is an excellent choice for a short stay. The rooms are spacious in size and comfortable , quiet and clean, (very confy large beds), with all you would expect from a 5 star accommodation. You have a gym academy in a under ground floor and a top...

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PPHOTEL, Diretor-Geral at Porto Palacio Congress Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your experience with us and fellow travelers. We’re enchanted you had such a pleasant time with us! We strive to offer top-notch service and convenience for our guests. It´s fantastic you enjoyed and that our team could accommodate your needs. Please let us know when you are planning a return visit to Porto as...

Reviewed 1 week ago

Good facilities, very nice and professional staff, excellent breakfast, reasonable price for the quality, good location in Boavista area, nice view from the rooftop bar, a taxi point just across the street. What else?

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PPHOTEL, Diretor-Geral at Porto Palacio Congress Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, What a lovely review, thank you! We are so pleased you enjoyed you stay with us and found the service impeccable and the team friendly and professional. They will be delighted to hear that and I will share your feedback with them. Thank you for choosing to stay at Porto Palacio Congress Hotel & Spa and we very...

Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent service at reception through our stay. Breakfast, food and service excellent. snacks on the sun terrace needs to be improved, round pieces of bread with an olive or similar was not what we expected or value for money. check in was delayed my an hour but staff throughout very courteous.

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PPHOTEL, Diretor-Geral at Porto Palacio Congress Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your comments and recommendation following your recent stay at Porto Palacio Congress Hotel & Spa. We are gratified to hear that you enjoyed so many aspects of your stay with us and that we have appear to have enhanced your time in Porto in some way. We appreciate your comments and will personally...

Taipei, Taiwan
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's a five star! We stayed there for two nights and enjoyed it. The rooms are clean, service is good and staff was friendly and understands English. Free wifi and fast. A supermarket and a good restaurant next door, which are very convenient.

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Dear Guest Thank you for sharing your experience with us and fellow travelers. We are delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you particularly enjoyed our quality of service. I will make sure to share this with the staff. We would be happy to welcome you again soon at Porto Palacio Congress Hotel & Spa....

Patras, Greece
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a true 5 start hotel. It's a modern looking hotel with excellent decoration and very helpful service. I booked a simple single room. It was huge. It was clean, having a great view to Porto city (It was at the 12th floor) and with great attention to detail. The first hotel room I've ever stayed that has place...

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PPHOTEL, Diretor-Geral at Porto Palacio Congress Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for sharing your experience with us and fellow travelers. We are delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you particularly enjoyed our rooms and decorations. We would be happy to welcome you again soon at Porto Palacio Congress Hotel & Spa. With my best regards Eugénia Queirós

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Arrival to the hotel was very promising: perfect service at check-in, including a glass of Porto wine. The rooms themselves are very comfortable, including very large and nicely hard bed, but the furniture is a bid dated - nothing to worry about, but you can see the hotel is no longer new. The fitness area is large, with everything you...

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Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your lovely comments and recommendation following your recent stay at Porto Palacio Congress Hotel & Spa. We are gratified to hear that you enjoyed so many aspects of your stay with us and that we have appear to have enhanced your time in Porto in some way. We are also happy to hear...

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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Airport Transportation
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
High-rise Hotel in city center; 5 minutes from Palacio de Cristal Exhibition Center; 10 minutes from Exponor Exhibition Center. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Porto Palacio Congress Hotel & Spa

Address: Avenida Boavista 1269, Porto 4100-130, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Northern Portugal > Porto District > Porto
Price Range: $158 - $318 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Porto Palacio Congress Hotel & Spa 5*
Number of rooms: 251
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Porto Palacio Congress Hotel And Spa
Porto Palacio Congress Hotel Porto
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#6 Business Hotel in Porto
#7 Spa Hotel in Porto
#15 Romantic Hotel in Porto
#16 Luxury Hotel in Porto
#26 Family Hotel in Porto
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“The suite was very dark. The ac did not work properly. The light in one bath went of and one. One chair was broken. There is only a free waterbottle on the first day. The pool is 30 years old and no windows. Same with the breakfast downstairs: no windows. With ckeckout they 'force' you to take their hired taxi with no taxometer. Much more expensive than normal taxi. At the reception they can not even tell you were to rent a biceycle close by. After 5 days there was still this dead moth on the bathroom floor. The safety box did not work. After reparation the door card did not work. The price was very high: 250,-- for a suit. We have been in many 5 star hotels all over the world, but the Porto Palacio is max. a 3 star hotel. ”
corinnar294, 22 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The higher the better”
AnnaKTU, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
“High floors have great views, either side. Hotel is the tallest building nearby”
Rockburst74, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Choose the rooms near the top of the building, the view is funtastic.”
Miguel2007, 3 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Quality hotel those wanting excellent service and attendance.”
v_qujaukitsoq, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
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