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InterContinental Porto - Palacio das Cardosas, an IHG Hotel

Riverfront hotel in Centro / Baixa with restaurant and bar/lounge

  • Free WiFi
From
$246

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  • InterContinental Porto - Palacio das Cardosas, an IHG Hotel
  • InterContinental Porto - Palacio das Cardosas, an IHG Hotel
  • Executive Room, 1 Twin Bed, Non Smoking - City View
  • Junior Suite, City View - Bathroom
  • InterContinental Porto - Palacio das Cardosas, an IHG Hotel
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Praca da Liberdade 25, Porto, 4000-322, Portugal
9.2.Superb.
  • From the moment we arrived we knew we picked the right hotel. The staff, the…

    Aug 22, 2021

  • Amazing hotel, very very very nice and friendly staff. everything was perfect! Thank you…

    Aug 21, 2021

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Official standards

This property advises that it adheres to Clean & Safe (Portugal), Clean Promise (IHG), and Safe Travels (WTTC - Global) cleaning and disinfection practices.

Enhanced health and safety measures

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Gap period enforced between guest stays - 24 hours
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • Protective clothing is available to guests
  • Masks are available to guests
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Guests rated location

Walkable
Convenient
Dining options
Safe
Shopping
  • Parking available
  • Free WiFi
  • Pet-friendly
  • Gym
  • Non-smoking
  • Air Conditioning

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • 105 smoke-free guestrooms
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • Breakfast available
  • 24-hour fitness center
  • Valet parking

For families

  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Private bathroom
  • Premium TV channels
  • Television

What’s around

  • In Centro / Baixa
  • Porto Historic Center - 1 min walk
  • Dom Pedro Monument - 2 min walk
  • Clerigos Church - 4 min walk
  • Aliados Square - 4 min walk
  • Church of Saint Ildefonso - 6 min walk

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Enter dates for 2 guests

Guests
  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed
  • Executive Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking
  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible (Wheelchair)
  • Executive Room, 1 Twin Bed, Non Smoking
  • Duplex (Suite)
  • Deluxe Room
  • Suite, 1 Bedroom
  • Junior Suite, City View
  • Deluxe Room, 1 Twin Bed
  • Executive Duplex (Suite)
  • Executive Suite
  • Superior Room, 1 King Bed
  • Executive Room (Family)
  • Deluxe Room (Family)

Location

Praca da Liberdade 25, Porto, 4000-322, Portugal
  • In Centro / Baixa
  • Porto Historic Center - 1 min walk
  • Dom Pedro Monument - 2 min walk

What’s around

Landmarks

  • In Centro / Baixa
  • Porto Historic Center - 1 min walk
  • Dom Pedro Monument - 2 min walk
  • Clerigos Church - 4 min walk
  • Aliados Square - 4 min walk
  • Church of Saint Ildefonso - 6 min walk
  • Porto Cathedral - 6 min walk
  • Santa Clara Church - 6 min walk
  • Lions Fountain - 6 min walk
  • Town Hall Square - 6 min walk
  • Majestic Café - 6 min walk

Getting around

  • Dr. Francisco de Sa Carneiro Airport (OPO) - 22 min drive
  • São Bento Station - 1 min walk
  • General Torres Station - 18 min walk
  • Vila Nova de Gaia Station - 5 min drive
  • Pr. da Liberdade Stop - 1 min walk
  • Av. Aliados Stop - 4 min walk
  • Pr. D. João I Stop - 5 min walk

At a glance

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 105 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 4 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 3:00 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is noon

Restrictions related to your trip

  • COVID-19 restrictions.

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Children

  • Children stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
  • Babysitting/childcare*

Pets

  • Pets allowed (dogs only)*
  • 1 per room (up to 22 lbs)

Internet

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms

Parking

  • Onsite self parking (EUR 29 per day)
  • Onsite valet parking (EUR 29 per day)
  • Offsite parking nearby (EUR 22 per day)

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
*See fees and policies for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Taking the kids?

  • In-room childcare (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
  • Snack bar/deli
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golf lessons available nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Rafting nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby
  • Segway rental/tour nearby
  • Skydiving nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Water skiing nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby

Working away

  • 24-hour business center
  • Conference space
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference space size (feet) - 3714
  • Conference space size (meters) - 345
  • Conference center
  • Computer station

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop

Facilities

  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built - 2011
  • Elevator
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • Braille or raised signage
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Wheelchair-accessible public restroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness center
  • Wheelchair-accessible meeting spaces/business center
  • Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
  • Handrails in stairways
  • Wheelchairs available on site
  • Hand-held showerhead
  • Bathroom emergency pull cord

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

In the room

Home comforts

  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Pillow menu
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Turndown service

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Bidet
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Be entertained

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

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features

Dining

Restaurante Astoria - This brasserie specializes in Portuguese cuisine. A children's menu is available.

Cardosas Bar - This bar serves light fare only. Happy hour is offered.

Recreation

On Site

  • Sauna

Nearby

  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golf lessons available nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Rafting nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby
  • Segway rental/tour nearby
  • Skydiving nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Water skiing nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby

Fees & policies

Mandatory feesPay at property

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at check-in or check-out:

  • 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.

Optional extras

  • Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of EUR 22 per person (approximately)
  • Early check-in can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability)
  • Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability)

Children and extra bedsPay at property

  • In-room babysitting is available for an extra charge
  • Rollaway beds are available for EUR 50 per night
  • Babysitting/childcare is available for an extra charge

PetsPay at property

  • Pets are allowed for an extra charge of EUR 30 per accommodation, per night
  • Service animals exempt from fees

ParkingPay at property

  • Self parking costs EUR 29 per day
  • Valet parking costs EUR 29 per day
  • Parking is available nearby and costs EUR 22 per day

Pool, spa, and gym (if applicable)Pay at property

  • Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation

Hygiene and cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of Clean & Safe (Portugal) and Clean Promise (IHG).

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global).

Policies

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.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards on site.

This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).

This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Diners Club, JCB International, Carte Blanche and Eurocard. Cash is not accepted.

Also known as

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

*See fees and policies for additional details or extra charges

FAQs

  • Yes, InterContinental Porto - Palacio das Cardosas, an IHG Hotel does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Yes. Self parking costs EUR 29 per day. Valet parking costs EUR 29 per day.
  • Yes, dogs are welcome, with a limit of 1 per room and maximum weight of 22 lbs per pet. There's a charge of EUR 30 per accommodation, per night. Service animals are exempt from fees.
  • You can check in from 3:00 PM - midnight. There's a charge for early check-in (subject to availability). Check-out time is noon. Late check-out is available for a charge (subject to availability). Contactless check-in and check-out are available.
  • Yes, Restaurante Astoria offers Portuguese cuisine. Nearby restaurants include Hard Rock Café (3-min walk), Costume Bistrô (3-min walk), and A Sandeira do Porto (3-min walk).
  • Have fun with activities like cycling, boat tours, and kayaking, and practice your swing at the nearby golf course. Additional recreation nearby includes ecotours and segway rentals. Enjoy amenities like a 24-hour fitness center and a sauna.
9.2.Superb.
  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Great location with a view of center city! Perfect location very safe.

    Rosalinda, 1 night trip, Aug 11, 2021

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Would stay again!

    A wonderful stay in the lovely town of Porto. The concierge service was above and beyond and helped arrange our Covid tests before coming back to the US. Thank you Tiago!

    Hollie, 2 night trip, Jul 8, 2021

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Luxury hotel in a great location.

    Just perfect !

    Paul Raymond, 1 night trip, Feb 24, 2020

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Beautiful room in a beautiful building in the most central location possible.

    JB, 5 night romance trip, Feb 23, 2020

    Verified Expedia guest review

  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Everything that one can imagine from a heritage 5 star property was there. Some of the best staff I have seen in 36 years spanning 41 countries. Everything & everyone at the hotel was fantastic.

    K.C.Mathur, 2 night family trip, Feb 16, 2020

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Great location, large rooms, nice gym and staff was very friendly. Wish our stay could have been longer!

    3 night romance trip, Feb 13, 2020

    Verified Orbitz guest review

  • 10.0.Exceptional

    A good location close to many of Porto’s historic sites. Walkable area.

    TomA, 1 night romance trip, Jan 30, 2020

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    This is an excellent hotel! perhaps in terms of service the best Intercontinental I have experienced! the hotel is centrally located in the town of oporto in a lovely square with a view of the fortress and beautiful buildings. rooms are nice , decorated with taste. but what makes a huge difference is the service of the hotel! from doormen to bell boys, reception, spa , room service , concierge , bar , every one was unbelievably polite, courteous and willing to assist! everybody communicated in perfect english ( and spanish ) and was profesional with a smile! this kind of service we have experienced in deluxe properties in the far east only! congratulations Intercontinental oporto , you really made a difference!

    gabrield, 1 night business trip, Jan 25, 2020

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Very nice hotel. In the middle of all the action in town.

    Mark, 2 night trip, Jan 21, 2020

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Perfect

    Perfect. Everything was wonderful. The facility, the staff, the room, the view, and even the breakfast. A wonderful stay! And I forgot to mention the location! Best in Porto!

    4 night family trip, Jan 20, 2020

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