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The Gallery Hostel is set in a privileged area of Oporto, known for its art galleries and modern shops, at a walking distance from the main points of interest in the city centre such as museums, monuments, gardens, restaurants and bars. Located in Rua Miguel Bombarda, the Hostel is established in an historical building with more than 100 years old, which just went through a renewal in order to respond to our guest’s needs and expectations. With high standards of comfort and carefully decorated, you will find a familiar and cosy atmosphere, complemented by a multilingual and professional team. Composed by several types of rooms, the Gallery Hostel is divided in two sections. You can choose between staying in the main building in a 6 or 4 people bedroom, or in one of our Garden Suites, always offering a privileged privacy. In the main building, each room is named after the most renowned artists of Oporto such as Sophia Mello Breyner, Almeida Garrett, Julio Resende, Silva Porto, Siza Vieira and Souto Moura. Also creating an original feeling of the city and enhancing local culture, the Garden Suites are named after the main Oporto city parks (Cordoaria, Botânico, Serralves and Palácio de Cristal). Our services and common areas have also been developed in order to satisfy any need the guest might have. You can choose listening to music and drink Portuguese wine in our Lounge Bar, watch a DVD in our Movie Theatre or play a game, surf on internet or read a book in our Library, have a chat or chill out in our interior gardens, enjoy a meal in our open kitchen and breakfast area, between others. RNAL:30843/AL
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
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199Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
63Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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A cool hostel, budget friendly and within walking distance to the centre. Really nice space in converted Portuguese house. Went with my brother. Hostel rooms were nice and spacious. One of the better hostels I've stayed in.
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I stayed here for 4 nights while exploring Porto. Since I was on a budget I really appreciated their good nightly rate, excellent breakfast, and extra amenities (computers for guests to use, locker with a key in the dorm room). Being in a dorm can be difficult depending on how
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Response from NunoGH, Gestor de Front Office at Gallery Hostel
Responded 5 weeks ago
Dear Bumble_Cee, Thank you so much for taking some time to write us such a kind review. It is for us a pleasure to hear how satisfied you are with our services! Here in Gallery Hostel we believe that comfort is a priority so that our guests feel at home. Therefore, we try as much as possible to provide what they may need, both in private and communal areas (cleanliness, space, safety, a rich and complete breakfast included in the rate and leisure). It makes us happy to know this was so positive to you! Concerning the incident you mentioned, we apologize for the inconvenience, hoping it did not result in harm to you. We also hope it did not hold you back from returning to our Hostel, if you ever visit Porto again. All the best from Gallery Hostel team
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artist place with all what you need and even better. Kitchen, lounge, bar, outside place and very friendly and helpful staff. Location is perfect and close to the sightseeing areas, but also to the night area.
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Response from NunoGH, Gestor de Front Office at Gallery Hostel
Responded 6 Nov 2018
Dear Jogi R, Thank you for the generosity of your review and score given. It is with enormous pleasure that we know we exceeded your expectations, and we hear your compliments about our staff! It is very important to us to realize our guests appreciate the different leisure areas our Hostel offers, as well as the location of the building, simultaneously close to the city center/night life and still in a quiet street. Best regards from Gallery Hostel team
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Visited the porto hostel last weekend and what a wonderful experience was had. Great value for money spotless clean and the 2 bed private rooms are excellent. But most importantly was the staff so friendly and always given us great advice on where to dine and find some good
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Response from NunoGH, Gestor de Front Office at Gallery Hostel
Responded 6 Nov 2018
Dear guest, Your words are heartwarming for us, as for we notice that our services matched your expectations. Thank you for giving us a kind review/score and for recommending us! Here in Gallery Hostel one of our major priorities is the comfort and cleanliness of the facilities, as well as the friendliness of our staff - we believe that is how we can try and provide the warmth felt at home. We sincerely wish you come back soon! All the best, Gallery Hostel team
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We had a very nice private room. We loved the art work and the kitchen, lounge areas, bar, "free" city tour and youthful staff. The other guests were a mix of youthful and mature travelers. We had a great 10 Euro group dinner (including wine, many appetizers, and dessert)
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Response from NunoGH, Gestor de Front Office at Gallery Hostel
Responded 6 Nov 2018
Hello! We are very thankful for you your review and the score given. It makes us glad to see our efforts recognized! Our Hostel is well known for its peculiar decoration and artistic atmosphere, as well as a wide range of communal and useful areas. Being a Hostel, we always try to provide occasions in which our guests may socialize, such as thematic dinners. In that spirit, our staff also tries the best to make the guests feel warm-welcomed. We wish you all the best and hope to see you again in a near future!
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Dear Joanne, Thank you for your interest, first of all. If you choose to stay in our peaceful and beautiful Gallery Home, you still have total access to Gallery Hostel building and all of its facilities. The breakfast is served in both buildings, thereby, you can have yours at Gallery Home. Best Regards
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Hello, You will have everything you need there :) Hope to see you soon and please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any other questions. Kind regards, GH team
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Boa tarde Gabriela! Obrigado pelo seu contacto! Temos disponíveis quartos privativos, com cama de casal, que podem ter ocupação dupla ou individual. A toalha de banho está incluída. Existem alguns degraus escada para chegar ao quarto. Obrigado!
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Hello Ori M! Our reception works 24h. There's always someone to welcome you. Thank you!
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"rooms with multiple beds, but also double rooms across the street"
"We had one of the private rooms in the main building beyond the kitchen that was well appointed and comfortable."
"there is no lift"
"Rooms for couples in the back garden area are so cute and quiet.Beautifully decorated."
"Go for a room facing the back garden or better still, take a suit in the annex."
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PRICE RANGE
US$57 - US$122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
PortugalNorthern PortugalPorto DistrictPorto
NUMBER OF ROOMS
10
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