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Oporto Fado Hostel Reviews

Rua Alvares Cabral 14, Porto, Portugal

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81%

Rating
346 Total Reviews
  • 87%Value For Money
  • 83%Security
  • 83%Location
  • 87%Staff
  • 75%Atmosphere
  • 81%Cleanliness
  • 70%Facilities

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83%

Not easy to find (because it was in an other guesthouse), and no real kitchen with oven, but very friendly staff and close to the center.


69%

Well, first they should change the photos in the add because the hostel we stay wasn't the one shown in the pictures. There was a lot of stairs, and the room was small, it had a strong smell like old, and had no windows. If you have allergies don't go there. It was very clean and a very helpful staff.


51%

When we arrived at the hostel the guy at the reception, that didn't speak English, told us that there was something wrong with the water in our room. So they've put us in the hotel next door without extra costs. We were really happy that we could stay at this nice hotel. We could still use the kitchen from the hostel. But when we wanted to cook dinner there was no stove... Seriously, this is not a kitchen!!!


89%

The manager or owner is reaally nice, she gave us a map of Porto and practically made our entire itinerary, it was really helpful. The value for this kind of money was unbelievable.

  • 28th Apr 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Slovenia
  • Mixed Group, 25-30
  • (1 review)


54%

Wouldn't recommend it. Bed was (VERY) uncomfortable, guests were noisy, there was only a fridge in the kitchen (no stove)... Plus the address given was wrong, we really had a bad time trying to find the hostel :(

  • 16th Apr 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Spain
  • Female, 18-24
  • (1 review)


66%

Staff was super friendly and helpful! Location was good and easy access with Metro and 15min walk to city centre. The fact that there is no kitchen and only a microwave was a major factor. Cheap, good location, brialliant staff , but no kitchen.


66%

- no heating in the winter (we took really warm cloths and it was impossible to fall asleep without extra heating, which was extra paid), - gas stove not working (we could eat only food from microwave oven), - very bad ventilation (the room smelled with mould), - there is wrong address on the website (it's disappointing, specially when arriving at midnight)

  • 7th Feb 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Poland
  • Couple, 18-24
  • (1 review)


100%

Interesting and very welcome people.

  • 1st Feb 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Mozambique
  • Male, 25-30
  • (1 review)


86%

it was a bit cold

  • 10th Jan 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Slovakia
  • Female, 18-24
  • (1 review)


83%

All we need to spend some time with friends.

  • 30th Dec 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Portugal
  • Male, 25-30
  • (1 review)


86%

Had a nice stay in a double room for 16 euro a night only, with towls and soap. And could leave our bags there the whole day after checking out. Staff is nice and helpful. Great place.

  • 27th Dec 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Germany
  • Male, 31-40
  • (1 review)




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