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The Hague, The Netherlands
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Small charming town house in walking distance to galleries, restaurants and museums. The Rosa et al team were amazing and made me feel at home. The breakfast menu offers delicious home made food and has an extensive tea list. Their small garden offers a quite place to enjoy the sun almost all day. During the cooking workshops with the owner...

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Reviewed 11 October 2016

Charming town house in a great area of Porto. We were made to feel very welcome on our arrival and as we had arrived early and our room was not available we left our luggage and explored this great city . The room was fantastic and very comfortable , and the breakfast was perfect to set you up for a...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 8 October 2016

My friends and I recently stayed at Rosa Et Al for a recent trip to Porto. The Rosa Et Al team were amazing even prior to our arrival. They responded to our emails quickly, provided great insight into places of interest, and booked all of our requests. The hotel is perfectly located in the center of the city, walking distance...

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Paris, France
Reviewed 4 October 2016

We loved this townhouse, and if it wasn't for a few quirks, we would give it top rating. We hope to be able to do that after our next visit, for we will come back! First all the good stuff: The rooms are spacious and welcoming and with great, laid back design. We love it! The radio was set to...

1Thank Christian-AMO
Kiel, Germany
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

We had a stay of 2 nights at Rosa et al Townhouse. A truly romantic and classy spot in the arty part of Porto. Very clean, very unique, very bohemian. Service always friendly and helpful. Gorgeous breakfast. Unfortunately there was some construction work in the neighbour's house all the time, starting at 9am and continuing till the afternoon. The noise...

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Sarospatak, Hungary
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Special guesthouse with a mixture of vintage and modern decoration. Great location, closed to the city center. Very kind hospitality. I specially enjoyed the bathroom with the huge bathtub. High quality breakfast and selection of different teas.

1Thank Rita T
Paris, France
Reviewed 29 August 2016

We expected a great experience and service with this type of room, it was not the case. You have no services and it is far away from the guesthouse which looks nice. The loft location is not friendly and very noisy, we had better experience in some Airbnb. In general, the service and the welcome have to be improved.

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PatSousa, Gerente at ROSA ET Al Townhouse, responded to this review

Hello Thank you for taking the time to review. We are sorry to read that your stay was not up to par and that you did not feel at home. This is not how we want our guests to experience Rosa Et Al. All the points mentioned will be discuss with the team so that we may review on how...

London UK
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed at Rosa et al for 3 nights, and cannot praise it highly enough as a place to stay in Porto. Amazing hospitality from all the staff, who made us truly welcome. The design ethos of the hotel is a real benefit, but it is the people who make the place. The brunch was delicious, particularly the scrambled eggs,...

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Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 7 August 2016

Typical of Porto, another hidden gem behind a deceptively simple facade. We were intrigued by this elegant re-purposed guest house and decided to visit for brunch. We stepped into a serene oasis for brunch and were delighted by the sophisticated menu, the lovely setting and warm service. Beyond that, what struck me in particular was the painstaking attention to detail...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

A perfect place to stay in Porto. A good location, within easy walking distance of the main sights. Plus if you come by car, the hotel has an arrangement for off street parking very close to the hotel. The hotel itself is charming: it's a large Porto house on a small street that has been beautifully converted into separate suites...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in Rua do Rosario, 233 - in the most trendy artsy neighbourhood in Porto, surrounded by art galleries, artist's studios and concept stores - ROSA ET AL Townhouse is made by travellers, for travellers. With only six elegant and spacious exclusive varanda suites, this is not your typical hotel, but rather your exclusive townhouse in Porto. ROSA ET AL Townhouse makes life's choices simples. Three suite types offered, all with the feel of a contemporary home within an ancient townhouse in the centre of Porto, with wooden floors, warm lighting, luxurious natural materials, and soaking clawfoot tubs. All suites offer IN-ROOM SPA with a variety of massages and SPA treatments and have balconies with garden views and across the city's quarters interiors or over Rua do Rosario. The suites also have original apparent wooden ceiling structures as well as original decorative plasterwork ceilings, including contemporary permanent art commissions. The nineteen-century townhouse is decorated with a range of vintage, modern and contemporary design furniture and objects, including pieces by Charles and Ray Eames, Jean Prouve, Hans Wegner, amongst others. The guests can read daily newspapers and periodical magazines, among other titles of our private book collection at our luminous skylight private library. ROSA ET AL Townhouse has a coffee shop, restaurant and a concept store, BAZAAR BRUNCH, outdoor patios and a kitchen's garden. BAZAAR BRUNCH gourmet meals are served in our ground-floor living area and in our Garden and Patios, offering Brunch for late-night carousers on weekends, complemented by our Sunday Roast on Sundays (subject to availability and advance booking required). We also serve light meals, lunch, traditional five o'clock tea and 3, 6, 9 or 12-courses surprise tasting dinners with Portuguese wine pairings (avance booking required). One can taste gourmet meals with fresh and natural ingredients, including organic products from our local producers and also a range of aromatic herbs, edible flowers, organic vegetables and fruits, cultivated in our property. The concept store sells books by Portuguese publisher Assirio & Alvim, as well as by other publishers on art, design and architecture, Portuguese wines by local producers selected by our own sommelier and gourmet products created and prepared in the house. ROSA ET AL Townhouse also offers weekly culinary WORKEATSHOPS with our Chefs, followed by a tasting diner (advance booking required). -- ROSA ET AL Townhouse architectural project by Emanuel de Sousa has been awarded with the RESPECT FOR ARCHITECTURE 2012 PORTO by Ordem dos Arquitectos. -- ROSA ET AL Townhouse is part of BED AND BRUNCH COLLECTION. ... more   less 

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Address: Rua do Rosario 233, Porto 4050-524, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Northern Portugal > Porto District > Porto
Price Range: $144 - $295 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — ROSA ET Al Townhouse 5*
Number of rooms: 6
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“Garden rooms may be quieter. Lots of stairs to top floor!”
 of 5 bubbles Linleyblue, 7 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Rooms at back will be quieter and overlook the garden. make sure the building work next door has finished.”
 of 5 bubbles martinaR7126SU, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms with garden view have a nice sunny balcony”
 of 5 bubbles tmwinter, 13 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Only six rooms and all are very good”
 of 5 bubbles stcf, 11 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Choose room at the back overlooking the Garden on the first floor-there is no lift!”
 of 5 bubbles carparkman, 19 Jun 2016 | Read review
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