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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good55%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“swimming pool”(18 reviews)
“the river”(21 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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4 Star accommodation
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26 Aug.27 Aug.
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All reviewsswimming poolkept clean and tidythe riversuperior roomaccor hotelscold buffetpublic transporta short taxi ridecable carnice hoteltaxis are cheapbuffet stylecentral positioneasy accessstayed here for three nightsgood sizeclose to the hotel
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed for four nights in a superior room. Spacious enough for two adults and one kid. Very good breakfast. Nice to have an in-house bar and restaurant, an outside pool (free pool towels) and (small) playground after sightseeing Porto. The hotel is about 12...More

Thank Siren M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a nice hotel with really lovely staff on the reception. they are great ambassadors for the hotel. The breakfast was really good and I say that as a vegan. There was more than enough to choose from. Bed was comfortable and clean, sheets...More

Thank Soos52
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had a nice superior room with a view of the ocean. The hotel staff are friendly, the breakfast was delicious and oh-so-plentiful, the pool area was clean and the towels fluffy and the concierge was able to book the venues that I was interested...More

Thank outdoors_enthusiast
Reviewed 12 July 2018

Great hotel set on the other side of the river but taxis are cheap approx 5 euro into town. The rooms were great with dressing gowns, slippers and mini bar and great air conditioning. The breakfast although pricey was very good. Dinner at Grahams Port...More

Thank travelqueenred
Reviewed 12 July 2018

This hotel is on the “other side of the river” so if booking here ensure you realise this. It is your typical Novotel with all expectations met at a pretty reasonable level. Nice clean comfortable room. Plenty of informal spaces in the hotel. The bar...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Wheelchair Access
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Restaurant
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
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Price range
USD 80 - USD 165 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Business Hotel in Vila Nova de Gaia
#3 Family Hotel in Vila Nova de Gaia
#3 Green Hotel in Vila Nova de Gaia
#5 Luxury Hotel in Vila Nova de Gaia
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
USD 80 - USD 165 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Business Hotel in Vila Nova de Gaia
#3 Family Hotel in Vila Nova de Gaia
#3 Green Hotel in Vila Nova de Gaia
#5 Luxury Hotel in Vila Nova de Gaia
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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offlands
22 April 2017|
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Response from carmasil | Property representative |
Dear Offlands, Novotel is 5 km from Oporto, theres a bus stop near by the hotel but to get to the center of Porto you must take 2 buses around 4€, táxi is also a solution once 4 people can get to the center of Porto by... More
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"upper floors are best"
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"ask for a sea view"
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"Back of hotel facing pool do not pick room 206 as this looks over a roof and main entranceThe hotel does..."
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"Stay off the ground floor! I imagine rooms with a pool view are noisy in the summer."
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