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Novotel Porto Gaia

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Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Recommended by a relative, we stayed here for three nights whilst visiting Porto. Comfotable rooms,the great advantage is the parking. Good fish restaurants at nearby beaches. Clean, good service and efficient, courteous reception desk.

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Reviewed 7 January 2017

Location and service were ok. Rooms need urgent carpet replacement. Do not expect a very spacious room. Good value for money . Friendly staff and good variety for breakfast. Internet works well. It's located on a hill and walking around may be bothersome for kids or people with limitations .

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carmasil, General Manager at Novotel Porto Gaia, responded to this review

Dear Paulo, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. We hope to welcome you back to our hotel very soon! Sincerely, Pedro Gageiro General Manager

Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 January 2017

We stayed for 2 nights in Dec 2016. The staff is very kindly. And the room and breakfast was very good. The location is also good. Just 10 min to city centre of Porto by car or taxi. If we go to Porto again,I want to stay this hotel, again.

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Madeira, Portugal
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Really enjoyed the hotel because it had all i required: good price, family rooms, excelent breakfast, free car park,out of city center but very close getting there althought its in Gaia,Porto is really nearby. You must have a car. very bad point: rooms for wheelchair users have bath!!! Never had i seen such a thing.

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Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Stayed there because if a conference, but still thinking i should have chosen the ibis across the street. The rooms are quite aged (no plugs or light switch at the bed stand) and location... in the middle of nowhere. Wifi did not work at all in the two rooms i tried floor 3 out of 4 and in both bathrooms...

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carmasil, General Manager at Novotel Porto Gaia, responded to this review

Dear All, Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your experience at the Novotel Porto Gaia. I am sorry that your experience did not meet your expectations; please allow me to express my sincerest apologies. At Novotel, we strive to provide a superior service experience for every customer; therefore your feedback is very important to us. Please...

Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

We are from India and coming to Portugal with no knowledge of portuguese was a challenge for us. But this hotel and their staff was so helpful that it made our lives easy and comfortable. Their rooms are large and clean. Lobby and dining area is also nicely planned and comfortable. Definitely my choice here.

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 8 November 2016

We had a wonderful stay at Novotel Porto Gaia during the 2016 Oct/Nov mid term school vacation. We checked in to the hotel around 9.00pm as we drover 1200km from Niort, France to Porto. Porto was our road trip's second stop. At reception we were warmly welcomed and located a family room and gave two gifts for my children as...

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Pleasant and relaxing stay. Loved the swimming pool, small but tranquil with sun lounges available. Location is a bit setback as the hotel is stranded among highways. Dinner and snacks bar are of good quality even though food for breakfast could have been a bit more diversified. Staff were all friendly and helpful.

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Wiesbaden, Germany
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Spent three days in Porto and was searching for a hotel away from the noise of Porto: a town that rarely sleeps. Novotel in Porto Gaia was exactly what were looking for. Don't let your map fool you: my family (to include 8-year old daughter) walked to downtown Porto daily (about 45-minutes at an easy pace). The two areas are...

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Herts,UK
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We spent 5 days here first-half of October. We booked about a month ahead and choice of where to stay was restricted so we plumped for the Novotel (superior room) and requested high floor/sea/river view. Taxi from Airport took 15 mins and cost 17 Euros (maybe longer & more if rush hour). Efficient check-in and we were given a room...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Minibar
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  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
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  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Novotel Porto Gaia is a 3 star hotel located in Vila Nova de Gaia, close to the centre of Porto and renowned wine cellars, 20 km from the airport and 35 km from the Europarque conference centre. Perfect for a business trip or a holiday with your family, the hotel offers 93 airconditioned rooms, including 56 non smoking rooms, five meeting rooms for your conference and seminar needs, a restaurant, bar, private parking, swimming pool, terrace area and playground for children. Pets allowed. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Novotel Porto Gaia

Address: Rua Martir Sao Sebastiao, Vila Nova de Gaia 4400-499, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Northern Portugal > Porto District > Vila Nova de Gaia
Price Range: $79 - $128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Novotel Porto Gaia 4*
Number of rooms: 93
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Also Known As:
Novotel Porto Gaia Hotel Vila Nova De Gaia
Novotel Vila Nova De Gaia
Vila Nova De Gaia Novotel
Novotel Hotel Porto Gaia
Novotel Porto Gaia Portugal/Vila Nova De Gaia
Hotel Style:
#2 Business Hotel in Vila Nova de Gaia
#2 Green Hotel in Vila Nova de Gaia
#3 Luxury Hotel in Vila Nova de Gaia
#3 Family Hotel in Vila Nova de Gaia
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“Stay off the ground floor! I imagine rooms with a pool view are noisy in the summer.”
 of 5 bubbles AzugaBound, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for high floor and pool/sea view.”
 of 5 bubbles Phil02, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The rooms on the top floor that overlook the pool and the river are the best.”
 of 5 bubbles MarlMac, 7 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask for non smoking , higher floor and pool view”
 of 5 bubbles gaynaq, 6 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room not facing the back yard”
 of 5 bubbles 149davids, 4 Jul 2016 | Read review
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