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Tattva Design Hostel

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Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

One of the negative sides is that you need to make your own bed, which is kind of a hassle if you come from a big and tiring trip (sometimes the linen is provided minutes before sleep in the night) If we put that aside, you will be greatly satisfied with the staff and food.

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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 15 October 2016

The Tattva hostel is a big hostel that's very popular with travellers of any age (from the gap year kids to older couples, with the average seeming to be 25 to 35 year-olds). It's a big hostel so it does not necessarily give you this homey feeling at first. Tattva however does its best to help guests mingle, and one...

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Reviewed 14 October 2016

All the hostel it's great. The bedroom is really huge, you have your own big locker, the bed it's really confortable. The hostel has a really nice roof, the kitchen is big and the staff it's really good. Pedro is an awsome guy and he help me in all i need it in Lisbon. The breakfast is unique you have...

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Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

The beds r not long enough to fit a person like me 1.90 m , The room's door slams loud which can wake people who sleeps in the morning, and in general it's annoying and price is too expensive especially in comparison to all of the hostels I've stayed all over Europe while traveling. And to end ot all, with...

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Broadbeach, Australia
Reviewed 12 October 2016

This hostel is about a 7-8 minute walk from Sao Bento train station. Perfectly placed to walk or get to transport to see everything in Porto. Staff were friendly to great and to help out. 8 bed dorm with heaps of space an balconey with afternoon sun an small clothes line. Bunks with privacy curtain a nice touch, something I've...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 30 September 2016

Tattva Design Hostel is an excellent choice in Porto. The hostel is located three minutes from the Sao Bento train station and is central to all the sights. It’s very easy to find. The staff is very friendly and welcoming. They will tell you everything you need to know about the hostel. Also, several tours leave from the hostel. Loved...

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Greece
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

The location is perfect The design was nice Our room was a bit small and not all the equipment worked perfectly but the sheds the gave us were clean The stuff was very polite and helped us a lot Although the bathroom wasn't as clean a we expected so and the breakfast wasn't something special

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Reviewed 26 September 2016

As a German we are very particular with our things, and all I can say is that this place went beyond my expectations!!! Excellent service throughout the stay, as well as very friendly staff, clean rooms which is a big plus and of course safe and trustworthy!! What else you need? Sehr gut vielen Dank für den Aufenthalt!!

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Hungary
Reviewed 23 September 2016

The room was clear, in an 8 bed-dorm, the view was kind of okay from the room, the bathroom could be in a bit better condition but was not problem at all. The bed was comfortable with reading light and electricity. But the best part was the breakfast and the dinner with the greatest staff that I have ever met...

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Lyon, France
Reviewed 15 September 2016

I booked in a 12 bed-dorm , and I must admit it was pretty small for all of us and very dark . We had to turn on the light even during the day . but we had lockers for our stuff which makes the place safe. each bed has a curtain so you have some privacy . but I...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome friends! "Tattva" has been inspired from the Sanskrit word meaning 'Element', representing the five elements from which life evolves: Earth, Water, Air, Fire and Sky. Tattva Design Hostel will give you an enhanced hostel experience. Details and design have been carefully blended to create a new level of comfort and intimacy, as well as plenty of common areas in which to socialize.Two beautiful buildings classified as "World Heritage" have been recovered and totally refurbished to make the largest hostel in Porto, with breathtaking views on the higher levels. With 16 rooms and a capacity of 116 people in total (Female Dorms, Mixed Dorms and Double rooms), Tattva provides a unique experience in terms of comfort. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tattva Design Hostel

Address: Rua Cativo 26 28, Porto 4000-160, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Northern Portugal > Porto District > Porto
Price Range: $23 - $173 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Tattva Design Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 12
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“If you can get a bottom bunks as the top bunk can be a bit difficult to get into.”
 of 5 bubbles James_Alexander_Dunn, 15 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Rooms are also good”
 of 5 bubbles TeddyVan, 14 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All good, all have balconies, but maybe get on on a lower floor in case the lift is not working”
 of 5 bubbles fourseasons63, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Any of them”
 of 5 bubbles fgomezbosque, 20 Aug 2016 | Read review
“they have a lot of requests for it, but try to request the bottom bed :)”
 of 5 bubbles MarianaMcs, 28 Jun 2016 | Read review
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