InterContinental Porto – Palácio das Cardosas Hotel  
Praça da Liberdade, 25
4000-322 PORTO
 
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Total Rooms: 105
 
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Description
After a careful restoration, arises in the Cardosas Palace the first InterContinental Hotel in Portugal. Originally the Lóios Monastery and after a great work of remodelling, the building dates back from the XVIII century and it was owned by a wealthy member of the bourgeoisie of Oporto named Manuel Cardoso dos Santos.

It has 105 rooms, including 13 duplex suites with 2 bathrooms and high ceilings, ideal for long stays. All rooms have a classic décor and reflect a selection of high quality materials, with focus on confort, highlighting the natural wood floors and marble, and facilities such as complete mini-bar, safe and free access to Wireless Internet.

This hotel features the Astória Restaurant with the best of Portuguese gastronomy and a careful selection of the finest wines, the Bar das Cardosas, where you can taste the many different varieties of Porto wines, 2 meeting and banqueting rooms, as well as a gym and Wellness Centre by Pevonia with 3 treatment rooms and sauna.

Also note the 24-hour reception service, concierge service, tourist information, room service, laundry and dry cleaning service, babysitting, currency exchange, free Wi-Fi Internet throughout the hotel, business centre, car rental and public parking on site.
Location
 
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The InterContinental Porto – Palácio das Cardosas is located right in the historical centre of the city of Oporto, facing the emblematic Aliados Avenue, the most central place in the city, full of terraces and services, including the City Hall and within walking distance from all the major monuments, such as the Cathedral, Clérigos Church, the Palácio da Bolsa, the Bolhão Market and the typical Ribeira district.
 
Proximities
City Centre: 500 m
Beach: 8 km
Shopping Area: 500 m
Restaurants/Bars: 150 m
Nightlife Area: 1000 m
Nearest City: 3 km - Vila Nova de Gaia
Trade Fair Facilities: 1500 m
Transportation
Airport: 15 km - Francisco Sá Carneiro Airport
Subway Station: 150 m
Commuter Railway Station: 200 m
Inter-City Railway Station: 200 m
Attractions (Distance in straight line)
Building and Monuments
Antiga Cadeia da Relação: 0,40 km
Casa da Rua D. Hugo, Nº 5: 0,41 km
Casa do Despacho e Igreja dos Terceiros de S. Francisco: 0,65 km
Farol de São Miguel: 5,57 km
Forte de São João da Foz do Douro: 5,26 km
Igreja Conventual de São Francisco: 0,69 km
Igreja de Nossa Senhora da Vitória: 0,47 km
Igreja dos Grilos (Igreja do Colégio de S. Lourenço): 0,43 km
Igreja e Convento de São Bento da Vitória: 0,42 km
Muralha Primitiva: 0,34 km
Palácio da Bolsa: 0,61 km
Sé: 0,38 km
Torre da Rua de Baixo: 0,56 km
Torre dos Clérigos: 0,27 km
Nature Areas
Jardim Botânico: 2,74 km
Jardins do Palácio de Cristal: 1,21 km
Parque da Cidade: 5,94 km
Parque de São Roque: 2,39 km
Urban Areas
Avenida dos Aliados: 0,31 km
Praça da Batalha: 0,35 km
Leisure
Casa da Música: 2,16 km
Caves Calém: 0,86 km
Coliseu: 0,51 km
Mercado Ferreira Borges: 0,51 km
Ribeira: 0,64 km
Teatro Municipal Rivoli: 0,25 km
Teatro Nacional São João: 0,36 km
Museums
Casa-Museu Guerra Junqueiro: 0,41 km
Casa-Museu Marta Ortigão Sampaio: 1,91 km
Fundação Dr. António Cupertino de Miranda - Museu do Papel Moeda: 5,57 km
Igreja/Museu da Santa Casa da Misericórdia: 0,39 km
Museu da Fundação Engenheiro António de Almeida: 2,94 km
Museu de Arte Contemporânea de Serralves: 4,05 km
Museu do Tesouro da Sé do Porto: 0,36 km
Museu Nacional de Soares dos Reis: 0,87 km
Museu Romântico da Quinta da Macieirinha: 1,42 km
Details
General Information
Suites: 13 Disabled Rooms: 2
Facilities-Services
Restaurant Bar/Coffee Shop
Safe Elevator
Banquets/Meetings Room Gym/Health Club
Sauna
Rooms
A/C TV (Cable/Satellite)
WC Safe
Mini-Bar Phone
Internet Disabled Rooms
Non-Smoking Wi-Fi
Services
Reception: 24 h Room Service
Laundry Dry Cleaning
Exchange Babysitting
Internet Rent-a-Car
Tourist Information Point Wi-Fi
Policies
Check-In: 15h00 Check-Out: 12h00
Children Accepted Credit Cards Accepted