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Descobertas Boutique Hotel
4 stars

Descobertas Boutique Hotel

Rua Fonte Taurina 14-2, 4050-603 Porto, Porto, Portugal
Porto, Portugal
See location+351 222 011 473
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C$ 86
Cheapest

rate per night

8.7
Great
based on 1062 reviews
1,062 reviews
Room type
Provider
Nightly total
Superior Room
C$ 86
Standard Room
C$ 105
Classic room
C$ 136

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About Descobertas Boutique Hotel

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free

Situated under a 10-minute walk from Sao Bento Railway Station, Descobertas Boutique Hotel Porto provides guests with an ideal base when visiting Porto. It is set in the area's vibrant nightlife district, which is only a few minutes walk from Palacio da Bolsa.

This 4-star hotel provides babysitting/child services, a 24-hour reception and an airport shuttle. Those staying at the property are able to unwind with a book in the library.

Descobertas Boutique Hotel Porto has 18 themed rooms that are accompanied by a range of essential amenities to ensure guests have a comfortable stay.

Set in Vinho Verde, the hotel is a convenient base for those interested in trying the area's specialties. Guests can also visit University of Porto, Coliseu do Porto and Dom Luis Bridge.

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Prices are based on 1 night including GST, excluding local taxes and fees.

Amenities at Descobertas Boutique Hotel

  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Business centre
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Free toiletries

Bathroom

  • Shower
  • Shower cap
  • Bathtub
  • Bidet
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom

Basics

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Adapter
  • Body soap
  • Trash cans

Services and conveniences

  • Business centre
  • Car rental
  • Wake-up service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Room service
  • Tour desk
  • 24hr front desk

Dining

  • Minibar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Kettle
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Coffee machine

General

  • Family rooms
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Sofa
  • Telephone
  • Storage available

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • TV

Accessibility and suitability

  • Disabled Access
  • Elevator
  • No smoking

Bedroom

  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Wardrobe or closet

Parking and transportation

  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)

Laundry

  • Laundry facilities
  • Ironing service

Workspace

  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Family friendly

  • Babysitting or child care
  • Cribs available

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping

Reviews of Descobertas Boutique Hotel

8.7
Very good1,062 verified reviews
2.8Families
16.2Couples
4.3Solo
3.6Friends
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What can I expect from the breakfast at Descobertas Boutique Hotel?

The breakfast at Descobertas Boutique Hotel offers a good selection of food, although some guests have mentioned that the hot food options were limited and at times cold. However, the staff is friendly and the breakfast is generally considered worth the rate.

Is the location of Descobertas Boutique Hotel convenient for exploring Porto?

Yes, the hotel is located in the heart of Ribeira, offering an excellent location to reach the main points of interest in the city. It is within walking distance to many restaurants and attractions, making it perfect for exploring Porto.

What are the common concerns about the rooms at Descobertas Boutique Hotel?

Some guests have mentioned that the rooms, especially those facing the backyard, do not offer a view and can be noisy. Additionally, there have been comments about broken appliances, unfinished details, and DIY aspects in the room decor.

How is the customer service at Descobertas Boutique Hotel?

The staff at Descobertas Boutique Hotel is generally considered friendly, helpful, and informative about places to visit and where to eat. However, there have been some concerns about professional behavior and customer service, such as a lack of assistance with luggage and room allocation issues.

What are the notable features of the rooms at Descobertas Boutique Hotel?

The hotel offers spacious rooms with comfortable beds and a large, spacy bathroom. Some rooms have a bathtub and a walk-in shower, providing convenience and comfort for guests. Additionally, the hotel provides a lovely breakfast and airport transfer services.

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Opt for a Room Away from Noise

Some guests reported noise issues, especially on the first floor. Consider requesting a room away from potential sources of noise, such as the street or the hotel's restaurant.

Consider Room Selection for Views

Some rooms have windows facing a brick wall or a dark alleyway, which may not be mentioned in the room description. If a view is important to you, inquire about the room's outlook before booking.

Pre-book Hotel Airport Transfer

The hotel's airport transfer service is recommended to be pre-booked for convenience, especially if arriving with luggage.

Explore Nearby Dining Options

The hotel is located near a variety of restaurants, offering a chance to experience local cuisine. The staff can provide recommendations for dining options in the area.

Check for Room Amenities

Some guests mentioned that certain rooms had broken appliances or maintenance issues. Before settling in, ensure that all room amenities are in good working condition.

Be Mindful of Breakfast Quality

While some guests praised the breakfast, others found it underwhelming. Manage your expectations regarding the breakfast selection and quality.

Inquire About Room Isolation

Some guests experienced noise disturbances due to poor room isolation. It's advisable to inquire about the room's isolation when making a reservation, especially if sensitive to noise.

Consider Booking Larger Rooms

Guests appreciated the spaciousness of certain rooms. If space is a priority, consider booking a larger room for a more comfortable stay.

Take Advantage of Nearby Attractions

The hotel's central location provides easy access to various attractions such as Ribeira Square, Palácio da Bolsa, and the Dom Luis Bridge, making it convenient for sightseeing.

Address Room-Specific Issues Promptly

If you encounter any issues with the room, such as a malfunctioning hairdryer or a need for additional amenities, promptly notify the staff for timely resolution.

Location

Rua Fonte Taurina 14-2, 4050-603 Porto, Porto

What's nearby

  • Ribeira Square34 m
  • Praça do Infante D. Henrique155 m
  • Igreja de São Francisco172 m
  • Mercado Ferreira Borges182 m
  • Palácio da Bolsa184 m
  • Sé do Porto304 m
  • Ponte de D. Luís335 m
  • Centro Português de Fotografia0.5 km
  • Torre dos Clérigos0.6 km
  • Igreja dos Carmelitas0.8 km
  • Avenida dos Aliados0.9 km
  • Museu do Vinho do Porto1.2 km

Policies

Check-in/Check-out

Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 12:00 PM

Cancellation/prepayment

Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.
License number: 5608

Essential information about Descobertas Boutique Hotel

Low season

December

High season

March

Average price (weeknight)

C$ 174

Average price (weekend night)

C$ 187
Cheapest month to stay with an average 16% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 17% rise in price.
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When to book a room at Descobertas Boutique Hotel

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Top tips for your stay at Descobertas Boutique Hotel

  • If you’re after a cheap room at Descobertas Boutique Hotel, then you should consider staying during the low season. The cheapest deals can generally be found in December and November.
  • Prices can also vary depending on which day of the week you stay. For the best room deals at Descobertas Boutique Hotel, plan to stay on a Monday or Wednesday. The most expensive day is usually Tuesday.
  • The cheapest price a room at Descobertas Boutique Hotel was booked for on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was C$ 173, while the most expensive was C$ 181.
  • How long should you stay at Descobertas Boutique Hotel? KAYAK users usually book their rooms here for 2 days.

FAQs when booking at Descobertas Boutique Hotel

  • Where is Descobertas Boutique Hotel located?

    Descobertas Boutique Hotel is located at Rua Fonte Taurina 14-2 in Centro / Baixa, 2.3 km from the centre of Porto. Ribeira Square is the closest landmark to Descobertas Boutique Hotel.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at Descobertas Boutique Hotel?

    Check-in time is 3:00 PM and check-out time is 12:00 PM at Descobertas Boutique Hotel.

  • Does Descobertas Boutique Hotel offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, Descobertas Boutique Hotel offers free Wi-Fi.

  • How far is Descobertas Boutique Hotel from the airport?

    Descobertas Boutique Hotel is 13.1 km from Porto. Descobertas Boutique Hotel is 120.8 km from Vigo.

  • How does KAYAK find such great Descobertas Boutique Hotel hotel deals?

    KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at Descobertas Boutique Hotel in Porto and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at Descobertas Boutique Hotel and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for Descobertas Boutique Hotel.

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Good to know

Value for money

8.6

Distance to downtown

2.3 km

Nearest Airport

Porto

Distance to airport

13.2 km