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Castelo Santa Catarina, Porto

3-star3 stars
Rua de Santa Catarina, 1347Porto4000-457Portugal

Romantic hotel with bar/lounge, near Sandeman Cellars
  • Free buffet breakfast and free WiFi in lobby
  • Collect nightsFor every 10 nights, get 1 free!
Awesome vibe
Great room
Great amenities
Bar and Beverages
Bar could improve
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From 689 reviewsTripAdvisor Traveller Rating

Castelo Santa Catarina, Porto

from $94
  • Double or Twin Room (Castelo)
  • Double or Twin Room, Garden View
  • Family Room
  • Grand Suite
  • Royal Suite
  • Double Room, 1 Bedroom (Castle)
  • Double or Twin Room, Garden View, Garden Area
  • Triple Room, Garden Area
  • Family Suite
  • Royal Suite
  • Suite Grande
  • Romantic Suite
  • Superior Suite

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 25 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 4 floors


  • Check-in time 2:30 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is noon

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas



  • Self parking *

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Free buffet breakfast daily
  • Bar/lounge
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea maker
Sleep well
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
Things to enjoy
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
Freshen up
  • Free toiletries
Be entertained
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable TV channels
Stay connected
  • Phone
  • Daily housekeeping

Castelo Santa Catarina, Porto’s small print

Also known as

  • Castelo Santa Catarina
  • Castelo Santa Catarina Hotel
  • Castelo Santa Catarina Hotel Porto
  • Castelo Santa Catarina Porto


Guests who may encounter issues with stairs should contact this property in advance to request a room on a floor with elevator service. Contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

This property does not have elevators.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Mandatory fees

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

Self parking costs EUR 10 per day

Rollaway beds are available for EUR 30.00 per night

Cribs/Infant beds are available for EUR 10.0 per night

We have included all charges provided to us by this hotel. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

What’s around Castelo Santa Catarina, Porto


  • In Centro / Baixa
  • Sandeman Cellars - 34 min walk
  • Porto Cathedral - 22 min walk
  • Casa da Musica - 32 min walk
  • Museum of Port Wine - 40 min walk
  • Almas Chapel - 10 min walk
  • Bolhao Market - 11 min walk
  • Majestic Café - 14 min walk

Getting around

  • Porto (OPO-Dr. Francisco de Sa Carneiro) - 17 min drive
  • Porto Sao Bento Station - 19 min walk
  • Porto Campanha Station - 27 min walk
  • Campanhã Station - 29 min walk
  • Bolhao Station - 11 min walk
  • Trindade Station - 12 min walk
  • Aliados Station - 16 min walk
  • Self parking (surcharge)

Recent reviews

Superb 9.2 From 174 reviews

Castelo Santa Catarina, Porto
We stayed in the castle part of the hotel so there was no elevator to the floor our room was on. Staff volunteered to assist with luggage and helpful with directions around town. Comfortable room - great bedding and bathroom. Close to shopping and restaurants (walking distance). Plenty of parking. They were renovating some of the exterior and credited us money for the stay because the workers started around 8:30 am. Breakfast was very good, too. Wi-fi was intermittent in room but strong signal in breakfast room and common areas.
Steven, usOther trip
Castelo Santa Catarina, Porto
Justin Bieber would NOT stay here
Hoped for an amazing stay. They are re-tiling the entire outside so it looks somewhat like the demilitarized zone. There are signs posted "No Pictures ". Candles in the candelabra, while dusted, were not straightened. Sort of stuffy. Not sure what effect they are trying to achieve but I think they just miss it altogether. The mattress is like a rock! It was a disappointing stay.
Kirby, us2 night trip
Castelo Santa Catarina, Porto
Very good hotel but you need to know
This hotel consists of two separate buildings, the old "castle" and a new modern addition. We stayed in the old building. The staff was very nice and helpful and we recommend this hotel. Here is what you need to know. The hotel is located not very far from downtown Porto near a top of a hill. It takes about 15 mins to get to downtown, but on the way back you have to climb fairly steep hill. There is a metro station about 5 min from the hotel a little bit further up the hill. The next important thing to know is that the old building does not have an elevator and the stairs are steep and narrow. If you are on the 4th floor as we were it could be a problem if you have difficulty climbing stairs and have a lot of luggage. We were in the Suite Grande, which was very nice but we did have a problem with the stairs. The hotel was full and we could not be given a room in a lower floor until the next day. The new room for the 2nd night was still in the old building 2nd floor and was not as nice but was cheaper. The information about missing elevator was not available on the site but it was not the hotel's fault since they have not only requested that this information be posted but also have sent us an email (after we made the reservation) warning about the lack of an elevator, which for whatever reason we never received. The last thing that matters is that the old building does not have air-conditioning.
Samuel, us2 night romance trip
Castelo Santa Catarina, Porto
It was the absolute best day/night in Portugal!
Jenna, us1 night family trip
Castelo Santa Catarina, Porto
Very Good8.0
Good place to stay in Porto
Good overall but we had a room in the fifth floor with no elevator and only one evacuation path. If you do. It mind that or you are ok walking to the main area this is a good place to stay. Breakfast was good and people are very friendly and helpful
A Traveler, us1 night romance trip

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