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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
  • Restaurant
  • Gym
  • Breakfast available

Cleaning and safety practices

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

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationPorto Cathedral6 min walk
  • Popular LocationRibeira Square9 min walk
  • Popular LocationDom Luis I Bridge11 min walk
  • AirportPorto (OPO-Dr. Francisco de Sa Carneiro)14 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 centre and on a river. Notable landmarks in the area include Porto Historic Center and Porto Cathedral, and travellers wishing to experience a bit of culture can try Casa da Musica. Travelling with kids? Consider Sea Life Porto, or check out an event or a game at Dragao Stadium. Discover the area's water adventures with kayaking and waterskiing nearby, or enjoy the great outdoors with mountain biking and rock climbing. Guests love the hotel's central location.

What's nearby

  • Clerigos Church - 3 min walk
  • Aliados Square - 4 min walk
  • Porto Cathedral - 6 min walk
  • Ribeira Square - 9 min walk
  • Dom Luis I Bridge - 11 min walk

Getting around

  • São Bento Station - 1 min walk
  • Pr. da Liberdade Stop - 1 min walk
  • Porto (OPO-Dr. Francisco de Sa Carneiro) - 14 min drive

Restaurants

  • Restaurante Astoria — 1 min walk
  • Cardosas Bar — 1 min walk
  • Linha22 - 2 min walk
  • Impar Flores - 2 min walk
  • Encaixados - 2 min walk

About this property

InterContinental Porto - Palacio das Cardosas, an IHG Hotel

Family-friendly Porto hotel in Centro / Baixa, walk to Porto Historic Center
A restaurant, a 24-hour fitness centre and a bar/lounge are available at this smoke-free hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a snack bar/deli, a sauna and a 24-hour business centre are on-site. 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 such as pillow menus and bathrobes.
InterContinental Porto - Palacio das Cardosas, an IHG Hotel offers 105 forms of accommodation with minibars and laptop-compatible safes. A pillow menu is available. LCD televisions come with premium cable channels, pay-per-view films and Netflix. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit, bathrobes, slippers and designer toiletries.

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

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

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 or hotter
Follows the regional cleaning and disinfection practices of Clean & Safe (Portugal)
Follows the standard cleaning and disinfection practices of Clean Promise (IHG)
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Check-in

Contactless social distancing 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

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks available
Hand sanitiser 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 public transport

  • Self parking on site (EUR 29 per day)
  • Valet parking on site (EUR 29 per day)
  • Off-site 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
  • 1 bar/lounge
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

  • 24-hour fitness centre
  • Sauna
  • Shopping

Family friendly

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

Conveniences

  • Ballroom
  • Banquet hall
  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

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

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Business services

  • 24-hour business centre
  • Computer station
  • Conference centre (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 any 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 stairwells
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Step-free path to entrance
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible business centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
  • Wheelchair-accessible public bathroom
  • 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
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower/bathtub combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • TV channels
  • LCD TV
  • Netflix
  • Films for purchase
  • 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 are allowed for an extra charge of EUR 30 per accommodation, per night
Dogs welcome
1 per room (up to 22 lbs/10 kg)
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.

Payment types at the property

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 the 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 Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Diners Club, JCB International, Carte Blanche and Eurocard; 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
InterContinental Porto Palacio das Cardosas Hotel
InterContinental Porto Palacio das Cardosas

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings

4.8

Exceptional

Rating 5 - Excellent. 670 out of 823 reviews
5 - Excellent 81%
Rating 4 - Good. 119 out of 823 reviews
4 - Good 14%
Rating 3 - Okay. 25 out of 823 reviews
3 - Okay 3%
Rating 2 - Poor. 5 out of 823 reviews
2 - Poor 1%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 4 out of 823 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

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The best bed ever
Stayed 3 nights in Oct 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Lovely property and amazingly friendly staff. Large room with tall ceilings, comfortable bedding, large bathroom, and fantastic location which makes walking to great restaurants and sites very easy.
Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
I’ve stayed here before and once I visit again it will be my choice again. Friendly staff, super helpful. Very clean and great service. And extremely important to me centrally located.
Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Lovely hotel and an excellent buffet breakfast.
Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2021

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness
It looks much better on the pictures. It is clean, could use more lighting, but everything bathrooms have been renovated and it shows.
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2021