We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Residencial Cristo Rei

Show Prices
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
1 room
Check In Check Out
Please enter your travel dates to continue
Check Availability
Compare best prices from top travel sites
Management photos
Residencial Cristo Rei
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

156 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 41: English reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We booked our stay in Cristo Rei for 4 days. We didnt mind the dirtyness and weird smell of dampness at first. However, on our 3rd day during our sleep the ceiling of the bathroom collapsed !!! Like, totally collapsed. It was a nightmare. And the worse thing is at 5 in the morning there were literally NO ONE in...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Müge Ö
Faro District, Portugal
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Convenient location. Easy walk to both train stations and sites. Just off main shopping street and metro. Decor reminiscent of Edwardian eclectic mixed with 60's. Portuguese spoken. Band width variable.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Margaret T
Rockland, Maine
Reviewed 5 October 2016

Place is run down and dirty. Would not recommend. Have to be better places to stay in Porto for the price. There were 5 in our party in 3 rooms. Staff is helpful, but doesnt make up for the condition of the place.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Christina R
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Horrible, dirty, bad smell and not friendly hosts. We went away instantly. I wad with my mum, we asked to see the room because the entrance was incredible under our standard (and we like to sleep on the ground in the middle of nowhere on the grass).

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Frollina7
Gouda, The Netherlands
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Cheap room, warm welcome If you are looking for a cheap room in Oporto this is the place. In a side alley it is a couple of minutes walking to the city centre Oporto is a beautifull city so explore and go out

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Bfcverlaan
Bilbao, Spain
Reviewed 20 September 2016

We had a good time. The hotel is located pretty close to the center part, old town. Walking like 15 minutes to the center. The rooms are OK, clean and nice for the price :). Host is super nice and friendly, helped us much, showing what to check in the city.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Vladimir E
Piracicaba, SP
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Old fashioned rooms that lack maintenance. Matress that should be changed. And Toillets that deserve some maintenance... All in all not recommended because even if it is cheap the cost vs benefit is negative.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank 708fritzw
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Very unconfirmed stay. It was very hot in the hotel with no air conditioning which was not promised in the site. However not even a fan? We were suffocating in there. The shower is tiny and would not drain for days. TV with no channels. The lighting was very low. I do not recommend.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Kahtan D
Abrantes, Portugal
Reviewed 29 August 2016

-entire floor with only one toilet (not bathroom, toilet). -shower in room looking like someone was killed in there. -dirty as hell. -Seemed like anyone entered there, regardless staying there or not. -A place you would stay in with your least favorite hooker.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank MarioGuerra
ResidencialCristoRei, Receptionist at Residencial Cristo Rei, responded to this review

Thank you for your opinion. The problem is your language, only in this site you can write things like that.

Paris, France
Reviewed 29 August 2016

The location is OK. Close to the historical center but the neighborhood has no special charm. The stuff is fantastic, cheerful and helpful. The room is really average: Old fourniture, not enough light. Bathroom pretty basic state and oldish and almost weak internet access in the room. During the high season the price is too expensive for what you get....

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Faiz M

8 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (8)
Viewed
Other (8)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Porto hotels
1.1 km away
Seculo Hotel
Seculo Hotel
#42 of 101 in Porto
261 reviews
1.4 km away
Pensao Residencial Marfim
0.3 km away
Hotel do Norte
Hotel do Norte
#59 of 101 in Porto
349 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
1.8 km away
Residencial Palanca
Residencial Palanca
#61 of 101 in Porto
80 reviews
2.2 km away
Residencial Vale Formoso
1.0 km away
Residencial Portuguesa
Residencial Portuguesa
#80 of 142 in Porto
53 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
Things to do
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Designed for both business and leisure travel, Residencial Cristo Rei is ideally situated in Santo Ildefonso; one of the city's most popular locales. Only 0.1 km from the city center, the hotel's strategic location ensures that guests can quickly and easily reach many local points of interest. No less exceptional is the hotel's easy access to the city's myriad attractions and landmarks, such as Igreja de Santo Ildefonso, Praça da Batalha, Capela Das Almas. The facilities and services provided by Residencial Cristo Rei ensure a pleasant stay for guests. Shuttle service, family room, tours, 24hr room service, bar/pub are just a few of the facilities that set Residencial Cristo Rei apart from other hotels in the city. The hotel features 30 beautifully appointed guest rooms, each including internet access – wireless, shower. Besides, the hotel's host of recreational offerings ensures you have plenty to do during your stay. Whatever your reason for visiting Porto, the Residencial Cristo Rei is the perfect venue for an exhilarating and exciting break away. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Residencial Cristo Rei

Address: Rua Alves da Veiga 21, Porto 4000-072, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Northern Portugal > Porto District > Porto
Price Range: $36 - $47 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Residencial Cristo Rei 2*
Number of rooms: 30
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Budget Places and HostelWorld so you can book your Residencial Cristo Rei reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Residencial Cristo Rei staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“transportation is very good”
 of 5 bubbles 411hyelimj, 9 Apr 2016 | Read review
“The double ensuite are quite nice, I think.”
 of 5 bubbles tomasa147, 9 Jun 2015 | Read review
“There is a cafe on the first floor which can be loud around midnight. It would be good to avoid a room right above it.”
 of 5 bubbles MilosIvanovic92, 20 Mar 2015 | Read review
“There is a Cafe in this building (street level). It seems they close at midnight but people stayed outside talking loudly until 3.00 am. Rooms in the back might be quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles MAngeles1969, 26 Aug 2014 | Read review
“choose a lower floor ,the wifi signal is weak on the high floor”
 of 5 bubbles Siegfy, 25 Jun 2014 | Read review
5 of 5
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay