Holiday Inn Porto Gaia - Vila Nova de Gaia

ex. Melia Gaia Porto

Rua Diogo Macedo 220, Vila Nova de Gaia, Portugal, 4400 107  show map
 4 stars
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Holiday Inn Porto Gaia - Vila Nova de Gaia

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Sports activities

Golf course

 Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

Turkish bath

Reflex massage

Steam bath

Jacuzzi

Overview

The 4-star Holiday Inn Porto Gaia enjoys tranquil setting overlooking the Douro River . This lovely hotel was opened in 2004 and renovated in 2012.

The property is 850 meters away from El Corte Inglés and Port Wine Cellars. Guests can get to Vila Nova de Gaia city center, which is 3 km away.

Shoppers will enjoy close proximity to a shopping mall and a market.

Within a 5-minute walk guests will find Dom Joao II subway station. Francisco Sб Carneiro airport is 15 minutes' drive from away.

Rooms

The property comprises 179 soundproof guestrooms with a beautiful view on the sea. The guestrooms feature en suite bathrooms with a hairdryer, a bidet and slippers along with coffee/tea makers and an electric kettle and elegant furniture.

Eat & Drink

In the morning a comprehensive buffet breakfast is served. The 24-hour restaurant offers excellent international cuisine. The relaxing bar serves a selection of coffee and beers. Meia Banana and Food & Friends - Holiday Inn Porto Gaia are situated in a beach area, about 150 meters from the venue.

A buffet breakfast is served and charges are applicable. 

Services

A safe deposit box, a cash machine and a baggage storage together with a banquet hall, a conference room and a copier are offered.

Relax

Entertainment options, including concerts and live music, are available on site. For active guests a gym and fitness classes are provided.

Internet

High-speed internet access is available in the entire hotel for free.

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible on site at EUR 12 per day.

The hotel personnel speaks English, French, Spanish, Portuguese.

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of floors:   22.  Number of rooms:   179.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid on-site parking
  • Handicap parking
  • VIP check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Coffee shop
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Hairdresser
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Water sports
  • Golf course
  • Fitness center

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Bicycle rental
  • Car rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shoe shine service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Snack bar
  • Catering service

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Exhibition space
  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Children's play area
  • Kids club

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Entertainment
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Turkish bath
  • Steam bath
  • Jacuzzi
  • Leisure/TV room
  • Television in lobby
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Sea view
  • City view
  • River view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Turndown service
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Rollaway beds
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Bidet
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathroom telephone

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Hi-Fi
  • In-room computer
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  10 am

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 12 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Rua Diogo Macedo 220, Vila Nova de Gaia, Portugal, 4400 107

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City Center
  • Vila Nova de Gaia
    2.1 km
Airports
  • Francisco Sб Carneiro (OPO)
    13.5 km
  • Ourilandia (OIA)
    59.7 km
Underground stations
  • General Torres Station
    1.2 km
  • Underground stations
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Meia Banana (cuisine: Portuguese)
    130 m
  • Food & Friends - Holiday Inn Porto Gaia (cuisine: Portuguese)
    180 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    22
  • Number of rooms:
    179

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Rooms and availability

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Twin Room
Bed type: 2 Single beds
Size: 30 m²
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  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
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    Suite
    Bed type: 2 Single beds
    Size: 50 m²
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    • Air conditioning
    • Private bathroom
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      Family Suite
      Size: 90 m²
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      • Air conditioning
      • Private bathroom
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        Executive Twin Room
        Bed type: 2 Single beds
        Size: 35 m²
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        • Private bathroom
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          How to reach hotel

          hotel Holiday Inn Porto Gaia - Vila Nova de Gaia Vila Nova de Gaia location
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          Hotel Address:

          Rua Diogo Macedo 220, Vila Nova de Gaia, Portugal, 4400 107

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Vila Nova de Gaia
            2.1 km
          Airports
          • Francisco Sб Carneiro (OPO)
            13.5 km
          • Ourilandia (OIA)
            59.7 km
          Underground stations
          • General Torres Station
            1.2 km
          • Underground stations
            100 m
          Restaurants
          • Meia Banana (cuisine: Portuguese)
            130 m
          • Food & Friends - Holiday Inn Porto Gaia (cuisine: Portuguese)
            180 m
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  2 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  10 am
          • Year renovated:
            2012
          • Number of floors:
            22
          • Number of rooms:
            179

          Hotel Awards

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          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
          Best Family Hotels in Portugal

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          What's nearby

          Popular areas

          • Gaia docks - 1.5 km
          • City Center - 2.0 km

          Places of interest

          • El Corte Inglés - 800 m

          Convention centers

          • Port Wine Cellars - 1.4 km
          • Palacio da Bolsa - 1.8 km

          Monuments and Landmarks

          • Serra do Pilar Monastery - 1.6 km
          • Gaia Cable Car - 1.6 km
          • Ribeira - UNESCO World Heritage - 1.8 km
          • Ponte D. Luis I - 1.8 km

          Museums

          • Porto Cálem - 1.5 km

          Underground stations

          • General Torres Station - 1.1 km

          Local attractions

          • Zona Ribeirinha - 1.8 km
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          • Sao Francisco Church - 1.9 km
            Rua do Infante D. Henrique, Porto
          • Igreja de Nossa Senhora da Piedade - 2.1 km
            Vila Baleira, Porto Santo Island
          • Ponte D. Luis I - 2.0 km
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          • Porto Cathedral - 2.1 km
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          Near the hotel

          • Jardim do Morro - 1.1 km
            Avenida da Republica, Vila Nova de Gaia

            Restaurants nearby

            • Meia Banana - 130 m

              Address: Av.a Infante D. Henrique

              72% likes this, based on 44 reviews
              Cuisine: Portuguese

            • Carpa - 740 m

              Address: Avenida da Republica, 1731
              Phone: 351 223 797 169 ‎

              76% likes this, based on 47 reviews

            • Food & Friends - Holiday Inn Porto Gaia - 180 m

              Address: Rua Diogo Macedo, 220

              74% likes this, based on 28 reviews
              Cuisine: Portuguese

            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  2 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  10 am
            • Year renovated:
              2012
            • Number of floors:
              22
            • Number of rooms:
              179

            Hotel Awards

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            Best Family Hotels in Portugal

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            Holiday Inn Porto Gaia Reviews

            Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Holiday Inn Porto Gaia

            Average guest rating

            7.0out of 10
            Very good
            Based on 148 reviews

            Rating by category:

            Rooms
            8.5
            Value
            8.2
            Location
            5.7
            Service
            8.0
            Dining
            8.0

            Guest reviews

            • Couple
              7.4

              Staff very friendly.Rooms very spacious and the viuws there amacing , at one side the ocean ,at the other the Douro River.There is good outside parking which and the weekends is for free.Also there is 3 coffe bars very close to the hotel that you can have breakfast for two for six euros.

              No Kettle in the room or tea or coffe.There was a bootle of water in the room but cost 5 euros !!!! The water in the shower would go very cold or very hot all of a sudden with out you touching anything.

            • Older travelers
              8.2

              No outdoor places to relax. No pool. Had to pay 20 Euro's just to use the jacuzzi pool.

            • Single
              7.8

              The view from my room on the 18th floor The tea & coffee making facilities in the room The bathroom The large, comfortable bed The quiet

              The gym was so small, it was almost pointless The food on room service The breakfast was ok, but not worth the 13.50 extra

            • Single
              10.0

              Friendliness of all staff ,and the cleanliness of the WHOLE place.Food was very much acceptable and there was plenty of choice.Transport, bus and metro was great and so near to the entrance for someone who cannot walk far like myself.

              THe only thing I did not like was the inability to pay my account with a credit card.I made arrangements with my bank that I would be in POrto but after three attempts I gave up.Good job I had cash available.

            • Single
              5.8

              Value for money was the best thing. I was able to park in a private area (not garage though) for free. Also, the surface metro is conveniently located just outside, giving you a great mobility option if you want to pause in using the car.

              The room had very tired furniture and carpets, and there were humidity marks on some parts of the walls. Soundproofing from the city noise outside leaves a lot to be desired. The breakfast isn't the quality level expected from a 4-star hotel: For example, no fruit available.

            How to reach hotel

            hotel Holiday Inn Porto Gaia - Vila Nova de Gaia Vila Nova de Gaia location
            Show big map »

            Hotel Address:

            Rua Diogo Macedo 220, Vila Nova de Gaia, Portugal, 4400 107

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Vila Nova de Gaia
              2.1 km
            Airports
            • Francisco Sб Carneiro (OPO)
              13.5 km
            • Ourilandia (OIA)
              59.7 km
            Underground stations
            • General Torres Station
              1.2 km
            • Underground stations
              100 m
            Restaurants
            • Meia Banana (cuisine: Portuguese)
              130 m
            • Food & Friends - Holiday Inn Porto Gaia (cuisine: Portuguese)
              180 m
            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  2 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  10 am
            • Year renovated:
              2012
            • Number of floors:
              22
            • Number of rooms:
              179

            Hotel Awards

            PortugueseHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedVila Nova de GaiaHoliday Inn Porto Gaia

            According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
            Best Family Hotels in Portugal

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