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Oporto Fado Hostel

04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 14 July 2015

Where to begin. Firstly we stayed in the old building that was not in the same building as reception. Now from the beginning, me and my partner booked a double room and two friends booked a dorm. I was shown to a 4 bed dorm and told that this was my private room and when I enquired why it wasn't...

Reviewed 14 July 2015

BEWARE! This place has two buildings. I assume any good reviews come from the main one. If you happen to stay at the second building you are SCREWED!!! it's dirty, infested with BEDBUGS, falling apart! everything was broken: no toilet seats, no locks, no security, broken showers! the water was pouring from the ceiling when someone upstairs showered. One of...

Thank Kasia P
Munich, Germany
Reviewed 22 May 2014

Perhaps the dorms are better, but we got a private en-suite room. The bathroom was tragic, but my boyfriend and I had a good laugh at the shower because he is 6'5" and the shower was about 5'5". The bed was RIDIC. Also made for tiny people and definitely not big enough for two people. But the worst part was...

Thank Germarican48
Poznan, Poland
Reviewed 9 May 2014

Stayed there only for one night. I had nothing to complain about. Bed was comfortable, room spacious. There were some outdoor area but not very nice. Close to an uderground station, good location, good price.

Thank agatatej
Padua, Italy
Reviewed 1 April 2014

The location is great because it's close to an underground station and to the night life spot. The room is not bad (I slept in a double room and there was the toilet and a tv) but it was so cold. The doorkeeper doesn't speak english and it was so difficult to explain him that the cooker was broken.

Thank Daddi105
Madrid, Spain
Reviewed 25 October 2013

The worst thing was there were bedbugs in our room and 2 of us got bites all over. I had to go to the hospital once I got back home and got to throw out my clothes and suitcase. Thought the staff were nice, they didn't change our room there. They didn't return us the money either. Lo peor fue...

Thank Lua312
Reviewed 18 July 2013

I just arrived in Porto and was able to find the hostel within minutes. One of my favorite things about it was the staff, in particular Manuel who sat down with me for an hour and helped me plan out my whole visit. This guy was amazing! You don't usually find staff at these kind of places who literally double...

3Thank Berlin3
Bondi, Australia
Reviewed 23 June 2013

The reception is away from the hostel, so it really feels unsafe. I was alone in that old house for 2 nights. If something happened I coudn't count with anyone. It was always durty (wich is not the cleaning lady's fault, because she's one to do the 2 hostels that share de reception). They don't have a stove, so if...

Thank Cássia T
Reviewed 25 April 2012

we have been at this hostel for 2 nights and really enjoyed. the staff is very friendly, it is a bit far from the port but we enjoyed it a lot. we took a double bed and the room was great clean we really felt great atmosphere.

3Thank orit_zamir
Reviewed 10 February 2012

We stayed there for three nights. There is great common room with comfy sofas. It was really clean and nice inside. Located not far from the centre. Staff was helpful and friendly. The prices were not too high as for the standard.

1Thank Zdenek Z

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Oporto Fado Hostel can be found in an area of great tradition in the city of Porto, set in a quiet district, just a short walk from attractions such as Ribeira and Clerigos Church,This hostel provides guests with good value for money, in a classic building with high, elaborately carved ceilings from the 19th century, all prepared so that guests can spend some unforgettable days. Comfortable beds await you after a long day of sightseeing or after spending some time sampling the night life, just 2 minutes walk from the Hostel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Oporto Fado Hostel

Address: Rua de Alvares Cabral 14, Porto 4050-040, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Northern Portugal > Porto District > Porto
Price Range: ₹ 2,173 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 14
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