Vera Cruz Hotel - Porto

ex. Vera Cruz Residential

Rua Ramalho Ortigao, 14, Porto, Portugal, 4000-407  show map
 2 stars
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Vera Cruz Hotel - Porto

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

EUR 17.50 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in/ -out

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant buffet

Cafe

Laundry
TV

Flat-screen TV

Elevador

Elevator

Overview

Vera Cruz is an 8-story hotel in a residential area of Porto at a close proximity to shops and a market offering 35 comfortable rooms. Renovated in 2010, the excellent hotel has welcomed guests since 1953.

Igreja de Sao Francisco are within a 15-minute walk of the property. Vera Cruz Hotel is located in Santo Ildefonso district next to monuments, a tower and a gallery.

The hotel is surrounded by restaurants, pubs and cafés.

Guests can reach Vera Cruz Hotel by car from Francisco Sa Carneiro airport in 20 minutes.

Rooms

The rooms in Vera Cruz Hotel come with individual climate control, flat-screen TV, a safe, a dressing area and a telephone. The rooms have a great view of the city. They are equipped with a dishwasher and coffee/tea makers.

Eat & Drink

Guests can dine at Cafe Guarany and Restaurante Pedro dos Frangos located within 5 minutes' walk away.

Services

The venue offers 24-hour front desk, concierge service and room service.

Relax

Vera Cruz Hotel pampers guests with a rooftop terrace and a library.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Public parking is possible at a location nearby at EUR 17.50 per day.

Year renovated:   2010.  Number of floors:   8.  Number of rooms:   35.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in/ -out
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Hairdresser
  • Beauty salon
  • Multilingual staff
  • Mobile phone network

Sports & Fitness

  • Hiking

Services

  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Cafe
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Buffet breakfast

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting room
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Paid cribs/ Baby cots (on request)
  • DVDs/ Videos for children

Leisure facilities

  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Library

Room view

  • Landscape view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • In-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Balcony
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bidet
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator

Bedroom

  • Pillow top mattress

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Paid movies/Video
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 1 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Rua Ramalho Ortigao, 14, Porto, Portugal, 4000-407

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City Center
  • Porto
    200 m
Airports
  • Francisco Sa Carneiro (OPO)
    11.1 km
  • Ourilandia (OIA)
    58.0 km
Train Stations
  • Sao Bento train station
    500 m
  • São Bento train station
    500 m
Underground stations
  • Aliados Metro Station
    100 m
  • Trindade Metro Station
    400 m
Restaurants
  • ZAZA Sandwiches and Bar
    10 m
  • O Marinheiro (cuisine: Portuguese)
    140 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  1 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of floors:
    8
  • Number of rooms:
    35

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Rooms and availability

Budget Single Room
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed

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Room Description:

This single room has air conditioning.

Vera Cruz Hotel photos Room Single Room
Basic Double Room
  • Room size:

    11 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds or 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Dressing area
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toiletries
  • Media:Satellite TV
Vera Cruz Hotel photos Room
Standard Double Room
Landscape view
  • Room size:

    11 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Dressing area
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toiletries
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

Standard|Double Standard Room

Vera Cruz Hotel photos Room
King Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Dressing area
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bidet
  • Bedding:Sofa
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Satellite TV
Room Description:

This is a large room with a balcony and a work desk.

Vera Cruz Hotel photos Room
Triple Room
  • Room size:

    16 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Dressing area
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toiletries
  • Bedding:Sofa bed
  • Media:Satellite TV
Room Description:

This air-conditioned room has a double bed and a sofa bed. It includes a satellite TV and a telephone. The suite has a common bathroom with a bath or shower, a hairdryer, and free toiletries.

Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Suite|SUITE STANDARD

Vera Cruz Hotel photos Room
Quadruple Room
  • Room size:

    18 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Dressing area
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toiletries
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Satellite TV
Room Description:

These rooms are air-conditioned and include satellite TV .Each has a private bathroom with a bath or shower, a hairdryer, minibar, and free toiletries.

Vera Cruz Hotel photos Room
Family Suite
  • Room size:

    18 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds, Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Dressing area
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toiletries
  • Bedding:Sofa bed
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Satellite TV
Room Description:

Suite|Family Suite

Vera Cruz Hotel photos Room Single Room
Superior Room
  • Room size:

    12 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Dressing area
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toiletries
  • Bidet
  • Media:Satellite TV
Economy Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Standard|Room ECONOMY

Vera Cruz Hotel Location

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • City Center100 m
  • Paris Galleries Street300 m
  • Majestic Cafe500 m

Places of interest

  • Via Catarina Shopping400 m
  • Santo António General Hospital700 m

Train stations

  • São Bento train station400 m
  • Sao Bento train station400 m

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Cloister Nossa Senhora da Serra do Pilar100 m
  • Nossa Senhora da Serra do Pilar Church100 m
  • City Market Bolhao300 m
  • Lello Bookshop300 m
  • Clerigos Tower400 m
  • Church of Saint Ildefonso500 m
  • Porto Cathedral700 m

Museums

  • Soares dos Reis National Museum800 m

Parks

  • Cordoaria Garden500 m

Theaters

  • Oporto Coliseum500 m
  • São João National Theatre600 m

Galleries

  • Portuguese Photography Centre - Cadeia da Relacao600 m

Underground stations

  • Aliados Metro Station100 m
  • Trindade Metro Station300 m
  • Porto-Trindade300 m
  • Trindade Metro Station300 m
  • Bolhao Metro Station400 m
  • Sao Bento Metro Station400 m
  • Bolhao Metro Station400 m

Local attractions

  • Offley Cellars 1.5 km
    Rua do Choupelo, 54
  • Taylor\'s Port1.7 km
    Rua de Choupelo 250
  • Graham\'s Port Lodge1.7 km
    Rua de Agro 141
  • Ferreira Cellars1.6 km
    Avenida Ramos Pinto 70
  • Croft Port Wine Lodges1.6 km
    Rua Barao de Forrester 412

Near the hotel

  • Liberdade Square320 m
    Avenida dos Aliados Baixa
  • Mercado do Bolhao380 m
    Rua Formosa
  • Church of Sao Pedro dos Clerigos 390 m
    Rua Sao Filipe Neri
  • Igreja do Carmo440 m
    Rua Carmo
  • Monumento a Dom Pedro IV 320 m
    Praca da Liberdade, Porto
  • Clerigos Tower 470 m
    Rua Sao Filipe Neri
  • Porto com Arte390 m
    Largo Loios 8 1st Floor

Restaurants nearby

  • ZAZA Sandwiches and Bar10 m

    Address: Rua RAmalho Ortigao

    60% likes this, based on 35 reviews

  • Cafe Guarany160 m

    Address: Avenida dos Aliados 85-89
    Phone: 223321272

    67% likes this, based on 271 reviews

  • Churrasqueira Moura100 m

    Address: Rua Almada 221

    74% likes this, based on 46 reviews

  • O Marinheiro140 m

    Address: Praca Dona Filipa de Lencastre, 187
    Phone: 22 205 8760

    64% likes this, based on 260 reviews
    Cuisine: Portuguese
    Price Range: NZD 10 - NZD 23

  • Lagostim130 m

    Address: Prace D. Filipa de Lencastre

    85% likes this, based on 190 reviews
    Cuisine: Portuguese
    Price Range: NZD 17 - NZD 27

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  1 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of floors:
    8
  • Number of rooms:
    35

Hotel Awards

PortugueseHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedPortoVera Cruz Hotel

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

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  • Maia (Norte Region) hotels - 9 km
  • Ermesinde hotels - 10 km
  • Aveleda hotels - 14 km
  • Zebreiros hotels - 12 km
  • Lever hotels - 15 km
  • Freixo (Norte) hotels - 15 km

Vera Cruz Hotel Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Vera Cruz Hotel

Average guest rating

7.6out of 10
Fabulous
Based on 918 reviews

Rating by category:

Rooms
6.0
Service
10.0
Value
10.0
Dining
5.0
Location
10.0

Guest reviews

  • Older travelers
    8.8

    central, close to metro, tour buses and local bus stops.close to some good cheap cafes and restuarants down the side streets.

  • Couple
    5.0

    This hotel should be put down in stars. Rooms smell badly. Walls are thin; you can hear people taking the shower, speaking, watching TV. Beds are very very unconfortable! I am 1,80 m and my head and feet were touching the two extremes of the bed. Furthermore the matress was old; its springs were hurting my back the all night. The remote of the airco was missing and it was not possible to regulate the temperature. The breakfast was limited in choice and those few things available were of low quality (no fresh fruit, low quality ham and cheese, disgusting coffee). Personel was impolite and was doing noise at midnight in the kitchen (one floor over my room). I advise you not to go to this hotel.

  • Family with children
    7.8

    Great location near Metro stop. Two bedrooms suitable for family with children. Nice breakfast room.

    Family suite was on back side of hotel with views of building walls. Very dreary. Noisy when trying to sleep (outside noise as well as other guests' doors and plumbing.) Sister hotel down the block is a far better choice for family suite.

  • Couple
    6.6

    Surely the location was veryyyy convenience, we went everywhere by walking and did great shopping.Breakfast was fair, everything was fresh!!

    we can't say we didn't like, but we wanted to stay in downtow and Porto downtow is old therefore all buidings and hotels around the strutural is veryy old..so don't get surprise!!! but really the city is magic!!!

  • Family with children
    3.2

    Cental location (not that important in Porto due to excellent transportation around town)

    Dirty, smelly, noisy, outdated, small hotel and rooms (and lacking any character or charm). Received a proposal to pay an extra 20-30$ to "upgrade to suite" (same as above but bigger!). Very unprofessional staff, unreasonable charges (E.G. 5 eur to keep the small bag after check- out)....Skimpy breakfast. Nothing good to say - expecially considering that you can find a bunch of great hotels in Porto for the same money (we move to a real 4-star hotel in the center for 5 eur more). This "hostel" should not be rated 3 stars, and can not be offered for more than 30 eur.

  • Older travelers
    4.2

    The two members of staff that we came into contact with were both pleasant and tried to be helpful.

    We booked a King Size suite - the only things that can be described as "king size" were the bed and the price we paid for such an awful room. The bathroom was not of the standard we would have expected - there was no plug in the sink and in general it was shabby. We will not be returning to this hotel ever

  • Family with children
    8.8

    Very friendly staff. Good family room with two separate bed rooms.

    The staff's recommendation for restaurant and cafe turned out to be owned by the hotel owner. We should have been informed about that.

  • Single
    9.2

    The Hotel is very well located, the staff was friendly and always ready to share some good tips about the city.

  • Group of friends
    7.8

    The hotel is well located and clean, it is simple and modern and provides a good base from which to enjoy Porto.

  • Couple
    9.6

    Staff were extremly helpful.the rooms were great as was the breakfast.great comfort and value for money!!

    Has a mini bar but no tea/coffee facilities

  • Family with children
    9.6

    Nice staff, good location, clean

    some rooms are with "backdor" view

  • Couple
    8.8

    Helpfulness of the staff. Comfortable rooms. Simple but plentiful breakfast. Hotel was in a great position, just off the main centre.

    Only complaint would be of other guests who insisted on banging doors late at night but that is not the fault of the hotel, just guests who gave no thought to other guests in the hotel.

  • Older travelers
    7.0

    Easy accessible to public transport facilities.

    Very noisy. No lobby area and no facilities for coffee, snacks etc with the exception of breakfast which finished at 10am.

  • Single
    9.6

    The staff were really friendly and helpful, and the location is good being right outside Aliados Metro station.

  • Couple
    7.8

    good, relax breakfast at the balcony with nice view, convenient location to thake touristic bus, or metro train

How to reach hotel

hotel Vera Cruz Hotel - Porto Porto location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

Rua Ramalho Ortigao, 14, Porto, Portugal, 4000-407

Get directions
City Center
  • Porto
    200 m
Airports
  • Francisco Sa Carneiro (OPO)
    11.1 km
  • Ourilandia (OIA)
    58.0 km
Train Stations
  • Sao Bento train station
    500 m
  • São Bento train station
    500 m
Underground stations
  • Aliados Metro Station
    100 m
  • Trindade Metro Station
    400 m
Restaurants
  • ZAZA Sandwiches and Bar
    10 m
  • O Marinheiro (cuisine: Portuguese)
    140 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  1 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of floors:
    8
  • Number of rooms:
    35

Hotel Awards

PortugueseHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedPortoVera Cruz Hotel

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

Use Badge