Grande Hotel do Porto
LocationThe attractive city hotel is situated at the heart of the historical centre of Porto and is surrounded by monuments, churches and museums. The old town with theatres, shops and restaurants is only a few minutes walk away. Rua de Santa pedestrianised zone lies just around the corner. A stop for public transport is situated only 50 m from the hotel. Nearby are diverse shops, countless restaurants, bars, pubs, cafés and entertainment venues (within 1 km), as is a nightclub. The centre is easily reached by car or by taking a short walk.
FacilitiesThe hotel was built in 1880. Guests have a choice of 8 suites and 86 double rooms located in two 5-storey buildings with lifts. Guests are warmly welcomed by multilingual staff at the 24-hour reception desk in the lobby. Check-in/check-out service is available round the clock. Amenities include a baggage storage service and a currency exchange service. Wireless internet access (no extra charge) allows guests to stay connected while on holiday. The tour desk offers assistance with booking excursions. The hotel has wheelchair-accessible facilities. Parking facilities available to guests include a garage and a car park. Other services include a babysitting service, medical assistance, room service, a laundry service, a coin-operated laundry and a page service. Complimentary newspapers are available.
RoomsAir conditioning and central heating ensure that rooms maintain comfortable temperatures. Children's beds can be requested for younger guests. A safe, a minibar and a desk are also available. A mini fridge and a tea/coffee station are standard features. Other features include a direct dial telephone, a television with satellite/cable channels and WiFi (no extra charge). Bathrooms are equipped with a shower and a bathtub, as well as a hairdryer. Wheelchair-friendly rooms with wheelchair-accessible bathrooms are also available. The hotel has non-smoking rooms and smoking rooms.
Sports/EntertainmentThe sports and entertainment facilities at the hotel ensure that guests have plenty of activities to choose from during their stay. Fine weather can be enjoyed on the terrace. There are many ways to relax or stay active at the hotel, including golf, a gym, a spa and massage treatments. Children are well looked after in the kids' club.
MealsThe dining area includes a restaurant and a café. Catering options include half board and full board. At breakfast and lunch, guests serve themselves at the generous buffet. Various dishes can be ordered Ã la carte for lunch and dinner.