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Descobertas Boutique Hotel

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Located in the Ribeira area the Descobertas Boutique Hotel Porto, offers a modern and comfortable accommodation with free WiFi. The property is just 800 m from the Aliados Avenue and the São Bento Train and Metro Station. Rooms are decorated with the Portuguese Discoveries theme and offer a flat-screen cable TV, a minibar, a safety deposit box and a private bathroom with hairdryer and free toiletries. A breakfast may be served every morning. In addition guests will find plenty of cafés and restaurants within a few minutes’ walk serving traditional local delicacies and dishes. Featuring a 24-hour front desk the Descobertas Boutique Hotel also provides laundry and ironing services. Since the property is located on a pedestrian street, paid parking is available nearby at the D. Infante Square. The iconic D. Luis I Bridge is a 4-minute walk away and allows guests to cross the Douro River and visit the famous Port Wine Cellars. The Hard Club, Palácio da Bolsa and the Monument Church of São Francisco are within 4-minute walk. Porto International Airport is 12 km away.
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Property amenities
Wheelchair Access
Public Wifi
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
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Suites
Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Accessible rooms
Minibar
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HOTEL STYLE
Boutique
Safe
HOTEL CLASS
Location
Full view
100Great for walkers
Grade: 100 out of 100
1219Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
295Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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All reviews the river friendly and helpful reception beautiful small hotel amazing weekend great location lovely coffee lovely boutique excellent bathroom ribeira area bars and restaurants coffee machine hams old building air con rooms are modern excellent breakfast walk in shower
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Location is the best, breakfast is amazing, rooms a little to small, cold water sometimes, bathroom a little smelly. Bed is old, specially the matras should be replaced. But overall a very nice and cosy hotel.

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Maarten E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hotel was well placed with good services. They looked after us well. The air con was a little indeterminate and with the window open it was a bit noisy but otherwise it was great. They arranged taxi's etc in a friendly and efficient manner.

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank BigMrG100
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting again after two years, when I had in mind a kind staff and good breakfast, everything changed totally. Now the staff is only partly friendly, when you found some. Sometimes you have to wait 10min at the reception till someone shows up. Then they...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank WBX_1234
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Spacious & comfortable room in very well located boutique hotel, within 100 paces of the river, cafes and lots of activity. Staff friendly & helpful. Quirky & fun decor celebrating some of the original features of the building. Good variety in the breakfast buffet. Breakfast...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Jen P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Descobertas is a charming gem tucked away in the river section of Porto. It is a quick walk to the action of the city, doors away from Portuguese cuisine extraordinaire and shopping. The rooms are quiet, bright, clean and comfortable. Breakfast is over the...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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QengHo
8 August 2017|
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Response from descobertasboutiqueh | Property representative |
Hello Mr.Ho, our property is situated on a pedestrian street and does not have private parking. To access the hotel by private car, there is a barrier at the beginning of the street that only opens from 6:30 to 11:00 and... More
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Starlight1967
18 January 2017|
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We took a taxi
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Lynn L
8 September 2016|
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Response from Elisabetta P | Reviewed this property |
Hi both, Im sorry but i dont work for the hotel. You should address your request to them. Have a nice stay! Elisabetta
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"Top floors have skylights. Elevator is prompt, quiet, and large enough for several guests."
Fearless789477
4 weeks ago
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"Higher rooms are quieter (its in a busy area)"
Bryonygl
26 Sep 2018
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"Room 201 has a slight view of the river through the building opposite. We found it to be quiet."
caz757
26 Aug 2018
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"We were at the back of the hotel away from the road, no issues with noise at all"
markgJ7292TX
23 Aug 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$83 - US$146 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
PortugalNorthern PortugalPorto DistrictPorto
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