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Garden House Hostel Porto

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 August 2015 via mobile

Stayed at this hostel for only one night on purpose as in Porto I was en route to Coimbra so could only spend a night there.The room was immaculate and spacious (stayed in the female 8 bed one). All the areas were super clean, breakfast fine and the location couldn't been better. I arrived there at 1am and felt absolutely...

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Stuttgart, Germany
Reviewed 20 August 2015

As I was doing my first "on-m-own-trip" I was very nervous how it's going to be. My first stop was in Garden House Hostel and I could not imagine having a better start than I had here. The rooms are big but also cozy, very clean and the service there is just awesome. The people working there are very helpful...

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Thank Jessica K
Toulouse, France
Reviewed 7 July 2015

Spent one night in this Garden House hostel. It is clean, easily accessible, you get free breakfast, free walking tours, friendly people, free wifi and computers, clean toilets and there is always someone at the reception to help you- it's just perfect :D

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Leiden
Reviewed 13 June 2015 via mobile

Liked : - Good location. - Quiet at night (had a room at the back facing the courtyard, on the 2nd floor). - Not a party hostel but a sociable place, had a nice chat over breakfast with some other guests. - Clean bathrooms. Disliked : - Wifi is really bad. For the first 1,5 days it didn't work at...

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Singapore
Reviewed 10 June 2015

Great location, 10 mins walk to Sao Bento train station. Room is very clean with air condition. Hostel is well maintained, kitchen has everything you will need. Can get pretty noisy at night if the staff didn't try to keep the guests' volume down at reception area.

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Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 10 May 2015

Absolutely nice hostel, very central but peaceful. Nice garden and functional kitchen. Guests are very mixed and the atmosphere very nice. The rooms spacious and very clean. Only negative Point: the signal of the wifi is not strong enough in the rooms on the 3rd floor.

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Thank Lorenzo M
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 May 2015

Great hostel, very well located in the centre of Porto and next to a metro station. Very friendly staff and the breakfast was fantastic! Very clean and very new as well, I highly recommend this hostel :)

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Thank Laura C
Lima, Peru
Reviewed 26 April 2015

I spent two nights in this hostel and was actually quite surprised! Very good value for money (I only paid 10€/night). The staff is very helpful and very nice. The hostel is within a walking distance from everything ! Just next to a metro station, which is very convenient. The matress was very confortable, the bunk beds were provided with...

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Thank ElViajer088
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 2 April 2015

Me and my Mom had a great time staying at the Garden Hostel Porto! Lots of friendly staff members who were all really caring. Very cleanew and Nice hospitality! Thank you so much for making our trip alk together - unforgettable!

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Thank Lea H
Reviewed 28 December 2014

The hostel has an excellent location and that's it. I was furious to find out the barhrooms were mixed, which I didn't know before and wouldn't have chosen this particular hostel had I known. The building is beautiful and very nicely decorated, but the walls are thin as paper, you can hear every sound, so I couldn't sleep. Also, the...

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
  • Banquet Room
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Garden House Hostel is a new hostel in Oporto. Located in the heart of the old city, in the famous Rua de Santa Catarina, a pedestrian street where you can feel the Oporto essence, visit a wide range of restaurants, shops and cafes, as the well known "Cafe Majestic", an Art Nouveau icon where artists and intellectuals meet for a "cimbalino" (expresso). Also within walking distance are all the museums, Port wine cellars, the Douro River and the cool Oporto nightlife. After a day of walking and sightseeing, nothing feels better than returning to the beautiful 19th century house where the Garden House Hostel is installed. The building has been fully restored and improved, with all the modern commodities, and has a wonderful garden where you can relax, have a glass of wine, read a book... feel at home in a cozy, warm and friendly atmosphere! From the Hostel you can catch the riverside tram to the sea and the beaches at "Foz". With its restaurants, bars and promenade, you can enjoy the sun in one of the iconic places of Oporto. In the summer don't forget to pack your sunscreen and beach towel! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Garden House Hostel Porto

Address: Rua de Santa Catarina 501, Porto 4000-452, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Northern Portugal > Porto District > Porto
Price Range: ₹ 1,296 - ₹ 4,925 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 11
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“The women's room on the 2nd floor is absolutely lovely and quite spacious.”
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“We stayed in a 6-bed dormitory that faced the back ot the house ("Café Majestic") and it was perfectly fine.”
inorV17, 29 Aug 2014 | Read review
“Rooms that don't give out on the patio might be a bit quieter.”
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