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InterContinental Porto - Palacio das Cardosas, an IHG Hotel

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Hypo-allergenic bedding, minibar, in-room safe, desk
Hypo-allergenic bedding, minibar, in-room safe, desk
Hypo-allergenic bedding, minibar, in-room safe, desk

Overview of InterContinental Porto - Palacio das Cardosas, an IHG Hotel

InterContinental Porto - Palacio das Cardosas, an IHG Hotel

5 out of 5

4.8/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.9/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Pet friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
  • Gym

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
Praca da Liberdade 25, Porto, 4000-322

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationPorto Cathedral6 min walk
  • Popular LocationRibeira Square10 min walk
  • Popular LocationDom Luis I Bridge11 min walk
  • AirportPorto (OPO-Dr. Francisco de Sa Carneiro)24 min drive

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About this area

Porto

Located in Porto, InterContinental Porto - Palacio das Cardosas, an IHG Hotel is in the city center and on a river. Notable landmarks in the area include Porto Cathedral and Dom Luis I Bridge, and travelers wishing to experience a bit of culture can try Casa da Musica. Traveling with kids? Consider Gaia Cable Car, or check out an event or a game at Dragao Stadium. Discover the area's water adventures with kayaking and water skiing nearby, or enjoy the great outdoors with ecotours and rock climbing. Guests love the hotel's central location.

What's nearby

  • Clerigos Church - 4 min walk
  • Aliados Square - 4 min walk
  • Porto Cathedral - 6 min walk
  • Ribeira Square - 10 min walk
  • Dom Luis I Bridge - 11 min walk

Getting around

  • São Bento Station - 1 min walk
  • Pr. da Liberdade Stop - 1 min walk
  • Dr. Francisco de Sa Carneiro Airport (OPO) - 24 min drive

Restaurants

  • Restaurante Astoria — 1 min walk
  • Cardosas Bar — 1 min walk
  • Santini Porto — 2 min walk
  • Linha22 — 2 min walk
  • Nata Lisboa — 3 min walk

About this property

InterContinental Porto - Palacio das Cardosas, an IHG Hotel

Family-friendly Porto hotel in Centro / Baixa, walk to Porto Cathedral
A restaurant, a 24-hour fitness center, and a bar/lounge are available at this smoke-free hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a coffee shop/café, a snack bar/deli, and a sauna are onsite. All 105 soundproofed rooms provide free WiFi, free wired Internet, and 24-hour room service. LCD TVs with cable channels and Netflix provide a bit of entertainment, and guests will also appreciate thoughtful touches like pillow menus and bathrobes.
InterContinental Porto - Palacio das Cardosas, an IHG Hotel offers 105 accommodations with minibars and laptop-compatible safes. A pillow menu is available. LCD televisions come with premium cable channels, pay movies, and Netflix. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, bathrobes, slippers, and designer toiletries.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and coffee/tea makers. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily. Amenities available on request include hypo-allergenic bedding.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a sauna and a 24-hour fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows regional cleaning and disinfection practices of Clean & Safe (Portugal)
Follows standard cleaning and disinfection practices of Clean Promise (IHG)
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks available
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and transportation

  • Self parking on site (EUR 29 per day)
  • Valet parking on site (EUR 29 per day)
  • Offsite parking available (EUR 22 per day)

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 7 AM–10:30 AM: EUR 22 per person
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/café
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Things to do

  • 24-hour fitness center
  • Sauna
  • Shopping

Family friendly

  • Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
  • In-room child care (surcharge)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Soundproofed rooms

Conveniences

  • Ballroom
  • Banquet hall
  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Business services

  • 24-hour business center
  • Computer station
  • Conference center (3714 square feet of space)
  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • Terrace

Spa

  • 3 treatment rooms
  • Aromatherapy
  • Body scrubs
  • Body treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Couples treatment room(s)
  • Facials
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massages
  • Massage/treatment rooms

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Bathroom emergency pull cord
  • Braille signage
  • Hand-held showerhead
  • Handrails in stairways
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Stair-free path to entrance
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible business center
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness center
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Wheelchairs available on site

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Pillow menu

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Bidet
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Cable channels
  • LCD TV
  • Netflix
  • Pay movies
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water
  • Minibar

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Electrical adapters/chargers
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-compatible safe
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone
  • Slippers
  • Soundproofing
  • Turndown service

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - midnight
Early check-in subject to availability
An early check-in fee will be charged
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Late check-out subject to availability
A late check-out fee will be charged

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets allowed for an extra charge of EUR 30 per accommodation, per night
Dogs welcome
1 per room (up to 22 lbs)
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available for EUR 50 per night

Property payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 2.00 per person, per night, up to 7 nights. This tax does not apply to children under 13 years of age.

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: EUR 22 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: EUR 29 per day
  • Valet parking fee: EUR 29 per day
  • Nearby parking fee: EUR 22 per day
  • Pet fee: EUR 30 per accommodation, per night
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability)
  • Rollaway bed fee: EUR 50 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

Property is also known as

Cardosas
InterContinental Palacio das
InterContinental Palacio das Cardosas
InterContinental Palacio das Cardosas Hotel
InterContinental Palacio Porto
InterContinental Porto Palacio
InterContinental Porto Palacio das Cardosas
Palacio das Cardosas Porto
Porto InterContinental
Porto Palacio das Cardosas
Intercontinental Porto Palacio Das Cardosas Hotel Porto
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InterContinental Porto Palacio das Cardosas

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Overall score and ratings

4.8

Exceptional

Rating 5 - Excellent. 655 out of 806 reviews
5 - Excellent 81%
Rating 4 - Good. 117 out of 806 reviews
4 - Good 15%
Rating 3 - Okay. 25 out of 806 reviews
3 - Okay 3%
Rating 2 - Poor. 5 out of 806 reviews
2 - Poor 1%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 4 out of 806 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

4.9/5

Cleanliness

4.8/5

Staff & service

4.5/5

Amenities

4.8/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
The service was ample, expert and tremendous. Best hotel service since the peninsular hotel in Hong Kong. Maybe because light is guests and fresh for business but regardless spectacular service. Not impressed with breakfast value.
Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 3 nights in Nov 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Great visit to Porto
Great experience, excellent location, wonderful food, and super service.
Stayed 4 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Luxury hotel in a great location.
Just perfect !
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Beautiful room in a beautiful building in the most central location possible.
Stayed 5 nights in Feb 2020