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4.8 out of 5 Exceptional
803 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.9/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Free WiFi
Pet Friendly
Air conditioning
Spa
Restaurant
Gym

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays

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Explore the area

Popular LocationClerigos Church3 min walk
Popular LocationAliados Square3 min walk
Popular LocationPorto Cathedral6 min walk
AirportPorto (OPO-Dr. Francisco de Sa Carneiro)26 min drive

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Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible (Wheelchair)

4.3/5 guest room rating
  • 258 sq ft
  • City view
  • Sleeps 2

Deluxe Room

4.8/5 guest room rating
  • 237 sq ft
  • City view
  • Sleeps 2

Junior Suite, City View

5/5 guest room rating
  • 398 sq ft
  • City view
  • Sleeps 2

Executive Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking

5/5 guest room rating
  • 323 sq ft
  • City view
  • Sleeps 3

Duplex (Duplex)

5/5 guest room rating
  • 538 sq ft
  • City view
  • Sleeps 3

Deluxe Room, 2 Single Beds

5/5 guest room rating
  • 291 sq ft
  • City view
  • Sleeps 2

Suite, 1 Bedroom

  • 495 sq ft
  • City view
  • Sleeps 3

Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed

4.9/5 guest room rating
  • 258 sq ft
  • City view
  • Sleeps 2

Executive Room, 2 Single Beds, Non Smoking

5/5 guest room rating
  • 323 sq ft
  • City view
  • Sleeps 3

About this area

Porto

Located in Porto, InterContinental Porto - Palacio das Cardosas is in the city centre and on a river. Notable landmarks in the area include Porto Cathedral and Dom Luis I Bridge, and travellers wishing to experience a bit of culture can try Casa da Musica. Travelling with kids? Consider Gaia Cable Car, 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 ecotours. Guests love the hotel's central location.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Clerigos Church - 3 min walk
  • Aliados Square - 3 min walk
  • Lions Fountain - 5 min walk
  • Porto Cathedral - 6 min walk
  • Grilos Church - 7 min walk

Getting around

  • Pr. da Liberdade Stop - 1 min walk
  • São Bento Station - 2 min walk
  • AirportPorto (OPO-Dr. Francisco de Sa Carneiro) - 26 min drive

Restaurants

  • Restaurante Astoria — 1 min walk
  • Cardosas Bar — 1 min walk
  • Costume Bistrô - 3 min walk
  • DaTerra - 3 min walk
  • Mercador Café - 3 min walk

About this property

InterContinental Porto - Palacio das Cardosas

Family-friendly Porto hotel in Centro / Baixa, walk to Porto Cathedral
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 coffee shop/café, 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 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.

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 regional sanitisation guidelines of Clean & Safe (Portugal)
Follows standard sanitisation guidelines of Clean Promise (IHG)
Follows industry sanitisation guidelines of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in 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

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: EUR 29 per day
  • Valet parking: EUR 29 per day
  • Return airport shuttle (surcharge)

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/cafe
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

  • 24-hour fitness centre
  • Sauna
  • Shopping

Family friendly

  • Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • 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
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference centre (3714 square feet of space)

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
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille signage
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Linens
  • Pillow menu
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

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

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 3:00 PM and midnight
Early check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Late check-out subject to availability

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 only
1 per room (up to 22 lb/10 kg)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available for EUR 30.0 per night.
Free cots (infant beds)

Property payment types

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. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

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
  • 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 30.0 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
Safety features at this property include 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

Property is also known as

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

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at InterContinental Porto - Palacio das Cardosas and receive a full refund?
Yes, InterContinental Porto - Palacio das Cardosas offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to InterContinental Porto - Palacio das Cardosas cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is InterContinental Porto - Palacio das Cardosas pet-friendly?
Yes, this hotel allows dogs (limit 1 per room) with a maximum weight of up to 10 kg per pet. There's a fee of EUR 30 per accommodation, per night.
How much is parking at InterContinental Porto - Palacio das Cardosas?
Self-parking is available for EUR 29 per day. Valet parking is available for EUR 29 per day.
What time is check-in at InterContinental Porto - Palacio das Cardosas?
Check-in is from 3:00 PM to midnight. A fee applies for early check-in (subject to availability).
What time is check-out at InterContinental Porto - Palacio das Cardosas?
Checkout is at noon. Late checkout is available for a fee (subject to availability).
Does InterContinental Porto - Palacio das Cardosas provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle.
Where is InterContinental Porto - Palacio das Cardosas located?
This family-friendly Porto hotel is located in the historical district, within a 10-minute walk of Clerigos Church, Porto Cathedral and Dom Luis I Bridge. Ribeira Square and Porto City Hall are also within 10 minutes. Pr. da Liberdade Stop is only a 2-minute walk and Av. Aliados Stop is 3 minutes.
4.8
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4.9/5

Cleanliness

4.8/5

Staff & service

4.5/5

Amenities

4.8/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

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Great visit to Porto
Great experience, excellent location, wonderful food, and super service.
Stayed 4 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

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Luxury hotel in a great location.
Just perfect !
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
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Beautiful room in a beautiful building in the most central location possible.
Stayed 5 nights in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
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Fantastic location
Its location is very convenient to everywhere.
Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
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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.
Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

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