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Castelo de Santa Catarina

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Boca Raton, Florida
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

we just love it!!! it take you back on time. the receptionist are great . The hotel is close to everything. We walk to the stores and take taxi back. The hotel is just amazing, our room was clean , big and comfortable bed, great bathroom ,and breakfast was great , with everything that you expect . WE are definitely...

Thank Isa I
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

It really was a castle, or at least the mansion of a noble family. Filled with antiques and wonderful appointments, it surpassed all our expectations. (Of course we stayed in the castle and not in the new section.) The location is great and enabled us to walk to all the major sites. The staff was extremely helpful and knowledgeable. The...

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Mexico City, Mexico
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great experience not far from downtown Oporto. My friend and I stayed at the Castle. We had a lovely room ground level, old style furniture and a very modern bathroom and the best quality linen ever. The gardens are amazing as well as all the living rooms in the Castle where a great breakfast is served.

Thank miwm_esn
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ok, how do you balance a very good breakfast with a mediocre room? I guess three stars should balance and sum up the experience. The room was shabby, no better way putting this. This is an old place and it shows, furniture that saw better days when my grandma was born, the beds were not comfortable and the experience was...

Thank AgentZui
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Attentive hosts in this fascinating and beautiful building, so charmingly furnished. Our room, in the upper floor of the tower was small, but had a great ambiance, and a splendid chandelier ! There is no lift, but, if you do not mind the considerable climb, will enjoy the views. The breakfast and drawing rooms well demonstrate the opulence of the...

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Ra'anana, Israel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

In a dense commercial street there's a hidden jewel, a superb modern Hotel built into an old palace. with vast nice garden, great comfortable rooms and great breakfast. It would compete easily with any 4 or 5 stars Hotel you've been to (I'd say that if they'd add a pool they could easily get this rating) Location is good too,...

1Thank Avi K
Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 2 November 2016

This was such a romantic place to stay...the gardens and buildings all tiled, so beautiful... we would sit out in the garden after returning from dinner in Porto and have a scotch before turning in. So quiet yet, the noisy town was just a 15 minute walk away. We stayed in a tower room that had authentic antique furnishings... it...

1Thank twin411
Lagos, Portugal
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Castelo Santa Catarina is a good choice for a visit to Porto. Its baroque opulence provides a welcome change from cookie-cutter hotels. Location is reasonable, only several blocks from where the street turns into a pedestrian mall.The room was clean and the modern bathroom contrasted with the glitzy chandelier in the sleeping room. It is off the street, so is...

1Thank Chipol
Tel Aviv, Israel
Reviewed 28 October 2016

great Experience!! not another typical hotel, This hotel is part of history- Located in Santa catrina castel. the hotel have two sides: the old one and the new. i recommend to stay at the old part, the rooms are designed like a 200-400 years old rooms - it's very cool! The rooms are clean, the breakfast is tasty and various.

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Haifa District, Israel
Reviewed 15 October 2016

The hotel is within an old castle with beautiful gardens all around. You have a feeling of a royalty. There is parking on premises. The room are specious and very clean. Breakfast is fantastic with an espresso machine and large veriety of fruits. The owner / manager extremely polite and will give you hints on where to visit or eat....

1Thank mborx

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Dry Cleaning
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Additional Information about Castelo de Santa Catarina

Address: Rua de Santa Catarina 1347, Porto 4000-457, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Northern Portugal > Porto District > Porto
Price Range: $79 - $141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Castelo de Santa Catarina 3*
Number of rooms: 25
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Also Known As:
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Castelo De Santa Catarina Porto
Castelo Santa Catarina
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#10 Romantic Hotel in Porto
#17 Family Hotel in Porto
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“This is a historic house with lots of stairs. Discuss room possibilities with the staff before booking - good English is spoken.”
 of 5 bubbles sirron2, 11 Nov 2016 | Read review
“the most designed rooms located in floor 2”
 of 5 bubbles oferkaspi, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“good service, good view”
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 of 5 bubbles iriiiina, 13 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Stay in the main house it is really lovely”
 of 5 bubbles Sweetpeatraveluk, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“No lift in tower so choose garden room if you don't like stairs!”
 of 5 bubbles weloveholidaysuk_10, 27 Jul 2016 | Read review
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