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Grande Hotel de Paris

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#39 of 104 Hotels in Porto
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This was the neatest old hotel, great location close to the Sao Bento train station and other sights. The staff was very helpful, breakfast buffet was complete and tasty, garden outside was a little gem (wish we had gotten to it sooner than the day we left.) Bed was comfortable and shower worked well (important to both of us!) Lots...

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Surrey, England
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The oldest hotel in Porto, showing its age in some ways but still an excellent place to stay. Luxury no, but good mid-range standard and excellent value for money. It is in amongst the upper town restaurants and sights and about 15 minutes walk down to the Ribiera/Quayside. Plusses: - Clean rooms, comfortable beds and good bathrooms - Excellent breakfast...

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Devon UK
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

It's a bit of faded grandeur, with echoes of past glory - (though not that faded since its refurb.!!) If you want modern plastic perfection stay somewhere else. If you want quirky charm, period style, high ceilings and big windows, stay here. My favourite Porto mid price hotel. It's not smack bang in the absolute centre of things but it's...

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Kingswinford,England
Reviewed 8 April 2017

We very much enjoy staying in older properties with plenty of character and tend to seek them out. This was perfect for us. Breakfast is taken in the Belle Epoque room. Such a delight. As was the selection of food on offer. They serve until 10.30am so no morning rush. Our room, 206 with a small balcony was on the...

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Reviewed 4 April 2017

I liked the old style of the Hotel. At the same time it appears clean and full of history. Perfect breakfast and good service. Location is perfect for a walk in central Oporto. Also you find nice bars/restaurants close to the Hotel.

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Marmande
Reviewed 3 April 2017

We spent three nights there recently and loved the building with all its little landings and antiques - lots of souvenirs of a byegone age. Having read in some reviews about street noise we requested a quiet room at the back - and got one on the first floor at the front even though the hotel was not full. After...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

Ive been to Portugal at least 15 times already. Coming from Goa ..its a home away from home. This time i decided to skip Lisboa and visit Porto instead and boy was that a Great decision. I checked in at the Grande Hotel Pais in Baixa Porto, a stones throw from Alaidos and Sao Bento train stations. From the time...

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Redding, Connecticut
Reviewed 24 March 2017

This hotel is a lovely older hotel decorated with many antiques. The location is perfect for exploring the city. Our day started with a most complete and varied breakfast in a charming breakfast room. A Friday night was the first night of our stay. Our room faced the street. Unfortunately, we were kept awake by young people returning from restaurants,...

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2Thank drndorsey
Braintree, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Central location great for exploring city. Hotel has maintained its elegance from former days & staff helpful & friendly. Is next to nightlife so be prepared as buzzing until early hours, but not a big deal for us. Very good value in a lovely city.

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County Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I spent 3 nights in this hotel. Great location, beautiful garden and a wonderful breakfast but so noisy throughout Friday and Saturday night. It seems this street is the route from the trendy bars and restaurants down to the train station. It required ear plugs to get a nights sleep. I did complain to the management but they were booked...

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Amenities

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  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The oldest hotel in Porto. The charming Grande Hotel de Paris has a long and rich experience which has been preserved since 1877. In addition to being an historical witness, the Grande Hotel de Paris provides excellent comfort, ensuring a great quality-price-location value. The hotel is decorated with restored antiques and guests can relax in the garden or at the Bar, enjoy the multilingual Library or the Exhibition Hall. The front desk is open 24 hours, where Wi-Fi is free. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Grande Hotel de Paris

Address: Rua da Fabrica, 27-29, Porto 4050-247, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Northern Portugal > Porto District > Porto
Price Range: $116 - $236 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Grande Hotel de Paris 3*
Number of rooms: 42
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Also Known As:
Grande Hotel Porto
Hotel Style:
#21 Romantic Hotel in Porto
#24 Family Hotel in Porto
#25 Business Hotel in Porto
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“If at the front you risk street noise, especially Friday/Saturday nights”
Dxxxxxx, 5 May 2017 | Read review
“Recommend a room not facing the street where you enter the hotel”
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“INSIST on a quiet room at the back unless you are night owls!”
kayS647, 2 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Request a room that does not face the street.”
drndorsey, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“ask for a back room but when I asked they told me they couldn't guarentee this when booking”
RWB20152015, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
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