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Safety index

93 out of 100

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Safe area

Descobertas Boutique Hotel

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8.8

Good (1,146 ratings)

Porto, Portugal - 

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Nearby Ribeira Square

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350 m Porto Historic Center

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490 m Porto Cathedral

Hotel Overview

Descobertas Boutique Hotel in Porto is a highly regarded accommodation option among travelers. Nestled in a prime location, it provides guests with a unique blend of historical charm and contemporary comfort. User reviews consistently highlight the hotel's exceptional service, beautiful decor, and overall welcoming atmosphere, making it a popular choice for both leisure and business travelers.

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Hotel highlights

  1. Prime Location: Situated in the heart of the city, offering easy access to major attractions and transport links.
  2. Exceptional Service: Staff are commended for their attentive, friendly, and professional service.
  3. Charming Atmosphere: The hotel blends historical architecture with modern amenities, creating a unique and inviting setting.
  4. Comfortable Rooms: Guests praise the rooms for their cleanliness, comfort, and thoughtful touches.
  5. Quality Breakfast: A delicious and varied breakfast selection is highly appreciated by guests.
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Area for improvement

  1. Noise Levels: Some guests mention that rooms facing the street can be quite noisy, especially at night.
  2. Limited Parking: Finding parking near the hotel can be challenging for those traveling with a car.
  3. Room Size: A few reviews note that some rooms are on the smaller side, particularly for travelers with a lot of luggage.
  4. Wi-Fi Connectivity: Occasional issues with Wi-Fi connectivity and speed have been reported.
  5. Limited On-site Amenities: The hotel's focus on boutique style means it has fewer on-site recreational amenities compared to larger hotels.

Amenities

Babysitting

Babysitting

Breakfast available

Breakfast available

Free WiFi

Laundry

Laundry

Room service

Room service

Housekeeping

Business services

Business services

24/7 front desk

24/7 front desk

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Score icon8.8

RateScore

Total 1,146 Reviews

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RateScore is average rating from most popular providers

Blended Web Rating

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8.7

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9.2

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booking

900 Reviews

8.7 / 10

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expedia

246 Reviews

9.2 / 10

Hotel Quality

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The quality chart is based on how hotel ratings changed over time.

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General Info

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Total number of rooms 18

WiFi Quality

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Ping, ms

Idle

19

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87

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51

Wifi Speed Is Good For

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web browsing

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HD online movies

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group video calls

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online streaming

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4K online movies

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online gaming

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Location Area Map

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What's nearby

Ribeira Square

Nearby

Porto Historic Center

350 m

Porto Cathedral

490 m

Dom Luis I Bridge

630 m

Livraria Lello

770 m

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Getting around

Infante Stop

210 m

São Bento Station

630 m

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Airports Nearby

Porto Airport (OPO)

12.5 km

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Restaurants

Café do Cais

Nearby

O Buraquinho

Nearby

Botequim da Ribeira

Nearby

taverna Esplanada

Nearby

Chez Lapin

Nearby

Street View

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Daytime safety

84 out of 100

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Nighttime safety

61 out of 100

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Safety

Crime

93

Overall Safety Index

Very Safe

An average rating of the six safety categories

93 out of 100

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Women safety

Very Safe

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Likelihood of inappropriate behavior against women.

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93

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Physical safety

Very Safe

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Likelihood of injury due to harmful intent.

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100

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Property safety

Safe

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Likelihood of theft.

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73

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Political safety

Very Safe

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Potential for infringement of political rights or political unrest.

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90

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LGBTQ safety

Very Safe

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Likelihood of harm or discrimination against LGBTQ persons or groups and level of caution required at location.

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99

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Medical safety

Very Safe

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Likelihood of illness or disease, assessment of water and air quality, and access to reliable medical care.

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100

32

Overall Crime index

Low

An average rating of the crime categories

32 out of 100

Property crime severity

Low

39

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Mugging or robbery  33/100

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Car theft  28/100

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Car break-ins  43/100

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Home break-ins  26/100

Violent crime severity

Low

26

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Physical attacks  26/100

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Racism or religion motivated attacks  12/100

Other crime severity

Low

29

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Insult or harassment in public  23/100

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Corruption or bribery  51/100

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Drug problem  41/100

Prices Around Property

Average Daily Costs Per Person

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Bottle of water 1.5L

$0.3 - $1.8

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Coffee

$0.8 - $3

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Beer 0.5L

$0.8 - $1.5

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Meal, inexpensive restaurant

$6.5 - $15

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Public transport, one-way ticket

$1.3 - $2.5

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Taxi 1km (normal tariff)

$0.5 - $1

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Meal for 2 people, mid-range restaurant, three-course

$30 - $60

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Bottle of mid-range wine

$3 - $8

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McMeal at McDonalds

$7 - $10

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Coke/Pepsi 0.33L

$1 - $2.5

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Public transport, monthly pass

$30 - $40

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Gasoline (1 liter)

$1.6 - $2

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Mobile phone monthly plan

$8 - $35

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Fitness club, monthly fee

$20 - $50

Weather In Porto

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Precipitation In Porto

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Air Quality

Good

PM2.55

PM1011

23

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Air quality is acceptable and pollution poses no health risk. Enjoy outdoor activities as normal.

Drinkable Water Quality

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Poor

Water quality is very low. Consider alternative water drinking options.

Traffic around property

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Light

Few vehicles on the road, relaxed and stress-free driving experience.

House Rules

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Check in after 15:00

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Check out until 12:00

Children welcome

No pets, service animals welcome

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