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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love Porto mostly because of the people I met at Tattva. Great guests and employees (s/o to Luigi for being the best unofficial bar crawl tour guide ever!), awesome family dinner, and super chill atmosphere. Everything is reasonably clean and the location is convenient. Hope to come back soon!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Tattva, in all the hostels Ive managed to stay in all over the world is simply the best. There's the legendary breakfast spread (YES, EAT IT!) The crew at Tattva are the warmest bunch I've met and I like that if you ask for recommendations on where to eat, where to party - their suggestions are on point! It was...

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1Thank Stella D
Santarem District, Portugal
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the best hostels I've been so far! Starting from all the contact made to do the reservation, a really competitive price, the best conditions you could find in a Hostel, but mostly all the sympathy and professionalism of all the Tattva Staff. Definitely somewhere my friends and I will return shortly! Wishing the best for a great working...

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1Thank Ricardo D
Mississauga, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I traveled to Portugal and Spain In July of 2016 with Topdeck Tours and this hostel was where we stayed when we reached Porto. It was easily the best place we stayed during the entire trip. The staff was very friendly and what struck me was the cleanliness of the washroom inside the room. The dining hall and rooftop patio...

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East Midlands
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A very good hostel with a great location for seeing Porto. The hostel is clean, the staff are welcoming and efficient, the dormitories are thoughtfully equipped, the wifi is strong and the excellent breakfasts are free with good coffee. What a great package! Best of all is the communal evening meal with wine included for only €10. The atmosphere at...

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Porto, Portugal
Reviewed 15 December 2016

In my opinion few hostels can live up to the standard that Tattva sets. The rooms and toilettes are very modern and clean. The hostel staff are, without exception, lovely people. The nightly hostel dinner is also quite good (and comes with unlimited wine) but for me the two greatest things about this hostel are the huge terrace and the...

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Flagstaff, Arizona
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Tattva was easily one of the nicest hostels I have stayed in and the staff was so incredibly friendly, it made the hostel feel like home. My three friends and I stayed in a 10 bedroom dormitory and the bunk beds were constructed so that it did not feel like I was sharing a room with 9 others. The location...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 December 2016

Great place to stay in Porto Very close (5min walk) to the central bus station and indeed the centre of Porto. The rooms are spacious and clean and the bunk beds (in the dorms) are sturdy with a strong secure feel. Each bed has the most amazing wrap-aeound privacy curtains and power dupply to charge your personal-tech Large kitchen with...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 November 2016

The hostel is really central, right in the middle of the historical center of Porto and within ease of reach from the closest undergrounds top. Reception is 24/7, which is great if you are arriving late. Rooms are well equipped, key-cards are used both for access to the rooms and lockers. Beds have individual curtains, plugs and reading lights which...

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Madrid, Spain
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

I have been in many hostels but this was definately the best one! Rooms were clean, we had our own bathroom with a shower and two toilets, the breakfast was pretty good and the staff was really kind. They also have a terrace which was great for hanging out and having drinks.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome friends! "Tattva" has been inspired from the Sanskrit word meaning 'Element', representing the five elements from which life evolves: Earth, Water, Air, Fire and Sky. Tattva Design Hostel will give you an enhanced hostel experience. Details and design have been carefully blended to create a new level of comfort and intimacy, as well as plenty of common areas in which to socialize.Two beautiful buildings classified as "World Heritage" have been recovered and totally refurbished to make the largest hostel in Porto, with breathtaking views on the higher levels. With 16 rooms and a capacity of 116 people in total (Female Dorms, Mixed Dorms and Double rooms), Tattva provides a unique experience in terms of comfort. ... more   less 

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Address: Rua Cativo 26 28, Porto 4000-160, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Northern Portugal > Porto District > Porto
Price Range: $23 - $167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Tattva Design Hostel 3*
Number of rooms: 12
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“If you can get a bottom bunks as the top bunk can be a bit difficult to get into.”
 of 5 bubbles James_Alexander_Dunn, 15 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Rooms are also good”
 of 5 bubbles TeddyVan, 14 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All good, all have balconies, but maybe get on on a lower floor in case the lift is not working”
 of 5 bubbles fourseasons63, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Any of them”
 of 5 bubbles fgomezbosque, 20 Aug 2016 | Read review
“they have a lot of requests for it, but try to request the bottom bed :)”
 of 5 bubbles MarianaMcs, 28 Jun 2016 | Read review
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