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Melbourne, Australia
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253 reviews
26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

First let me comment how lovely the staff are. I caught a Madrid bus which came in at 5 ( I thought 6). I didn't approach the hotel until 7 ( I thought 8), so they could hold my bags. Now they went above the call of duty and let me have a room so I could have a shower... More 

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1 Thank xvictoriax
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 July 2016

Clean room, wi-fi, simple breakfast but very helpfull and lovely stuff. About location: not in historic Portu, but very close. I prefer walking and getting down to centre took me about 15min. (just straight down the street).Metro station is 5min away and Bus Stop (to Matosinhos beach - 30min ride) is just around the corner. Basic breakfast (like everywhere around... More 

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1 Thank Jānis L
West Bromwich, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 June 2016

This is a small family run basic hotel which we found to be very clean, and welcoming by the staff. The hotel is tucked down a side street about five minutes from the metro line near the stop known as Marques, this is the line that goes directly to and over the river Douro (yellow line d) so very easy... More 

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Perth, Australia
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71 reviews
33 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

Positives: lovely, helpful staff. Spacious, clean rooms. Secure parking in the basement of the hotel. Good value. Things to consider: it's a 2-star hotel. So not fancy, and breakfast is fairly simple. It's a short metro ride to the centre of town, but rather few restaurants and places to eat within walking distance.

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1 Thank Heather B
Bochum, Germany
1 review
Reviewed 14 September 2015

It was very nice hotel. Very friendly staff and very good service. It's relatively close to the historic area of the city as well. It is also very easily accessed through public transportation which is a blessing.

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London, England, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 June 2015

really great service and amazing value for money. centre of the city was 15 mins on foot or you could get to the city by metro which is nearby. the staff were very friendly and helpful. breakfast is included which isn't that easy to find in this price range. rooms were clean when we arrived and immaculately cleaned each day.... More 

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2 Thank Sharon M
Funchal, Portugal
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 29 October 2014 via mobile

Good location and good service. Nice two stars hotel, friendly and Nice Staff. Near the metro station "Marques". The room and bathroom are simple but clean. Ideal for people who want to stay all day discovering the city and in the evening return to a Nice and familíar hotel.

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La Paz
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57 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2013

Cozy place runned by portuguese family with amzing customer service,very clean,really nice rooms considering the value and good location very nearby all the good places to see in Porto city . they have also a very nice breakfast

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La Paz, Bolivia
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2013

The staff cares a lot with everything,have parking,lovely breakfast and only 10 minutes away of the city center and all the sites.. we been ther long time and Carlos made sure our stay was delightfull

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Hong Kong, China
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25 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 May 2012

I stayed there for 8 nights with my friend. The price is amazingly low and the staffs are extremly friendly! It has a pretty good location, though we did not know it when we arrived, just 5 mins away from the metro Marquês and we only took 15 minutes from hotel walking down to the main pedestrian street! it's a... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Residencial Palanca

Address: Rua Faria Guimaraes 779 781, Porto 4200-291, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Northern Portugal > Porto District > Porto
Price Range: £33 - £45 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Residencial Palanca 2*
Number of rooms: 35
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“Plenty of places to eat within 5 mins rcmd A galinhola near metro for food bugatti bar for drinks cheap”
 of 5 bubbles billyburp, 7 Jun 2016 | Read review
“rooms are quiet and spacious.”
 of 5 bubbles 867SharonM, 3 Jun 2015 | Read review
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