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Grande Hotel Do Porto

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#26 of 101 Hotels in Porto
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Reviewed 14 January 2013

We were staying at another Hotel far out from the centre of the city and decided to change hotels. I saw this Hotel at a Hotel website and by reading the reviews on trip advisor I decided to give it a go. I arrived at the Hotel at 22h and the staff promptly checked me in, even though my reservation...

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5Thank CrisLoboUK
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 January 2013

A brief but pleasant stay in an old-fashioned but smart hotel. A good location, close to the Metro stop, and located on a busy pedestrianised street with lots of cafes. Perfect if you're just there for a couple of nights and want to to be close to the centre.

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Thank KitsAdventures
Portugal
Reviewed 3 January 2013

Having started by not actually booked the hotel I thought I'd booked, I was more than presently surprised. The hotel is in my belief far better than its 3* rating. I have,stayed in much worse 4*'s. The Location is prefect for getting around, the metro and of course the shops. The communal areas are beautifully decorated as is the dinning...

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Thank NanettePortugal
Milan, Italy
Reviewed 27 December 2012

I was there in January 2012 with my girlfrind. The hotel is in the touristic/commercial area of Oporto, elevated from the Ribeira near the metro station and close to Oporto market (near Majestic cafè, 30 m). The hotel is old fashion style, but not old, my bedroom was good and clean, like the barthroom. The WIFI connection is not free...

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2Thank Alessandro V
Stockholm
Reviewed 18 November 2012

The hotel is situated at the heart of the city. The public areas are beautifully renovated with a lot of charm. The bar is great to sit in before going out or for a last drink before going to bed. The staff is friendly and helpfull, the breakfast is good but nothing special. The internet costs and is quite poor....

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Thank onthemove2009
Weston-super-MAre
Reviewed 30 October 2012

First impressions are good, the hotel is situated right in the heart of the city, with excellent restaurants, shopping and sightseeing. The public rooms are extravagantly furnished and very grand but the rooms are a different matter. We were allocated a room on floor - 1, which was virtually subterranean, overlooking an alleyway. It is probably what they would have...

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Thank Belvedere007
Glos
Reviewed 29 October 2012

Took my 13 year old son for the first time in 18 months he really loves the place, normal high standards, very clean, the staff are biggest asset, always friendly and helpful. food is very good..... the hotel is one of the reasons I go to Porto 4 to 5 times a year!

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3Thank single-dad-glos
Providence, Rhode Island
Reviewed 21 October 2012

This hotel and its decor are quite dated and tired, not "Grande" as the hotel's name suggests and as many others have suggested in their reviews. Internet access was 10 Euros/day extra. Even the in-room safe, no larger than a small shoebox, was 3 Euros/day extra! The breakfast offering was of poor quality in terms of breadth of offering and...

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Thank Lemuel-T
FLORENCE
Reviewed 15 October 2012

Yes, it's a wonderful place to stay, in main shopping street, close to the very center of the city. The ground floor is magnificent, including the big breakfast room, garage is available and the room rate is not too expensive, in the end.

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Barcelona, Spain
Reviewed 11 October 2012

This hotel is in the city center, in walking distance to all main attractions. It has a classic decor (good taste) in the public areas and modern rooms and bathrooms, both very spacious especially considering the old building. We stayed in the -1F, where I was told are the best rooms (no views). There's parking at the hotel. Wifi costs...

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Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Grande Hotel do Porto
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Cuisines: European, Portuguese
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities

Additional Information about Grande Hotel Do Porto

Address: Rua de Santa Catarina 197, Porto 4000-450, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Northern Portugal > Porto District > Porto
Price Range: $84 - $275 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Grande Hotel Do Porto 3*
Number of rooms: 99
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Also Known As:
Porto Grande Hotel
Hotel Style:
#10 Family Hotel in Porto
#18 Romantic Hotel in Porto
#24 Business Hotel in Porto
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