Accommodation

Where to stay

We leave here some suggestions. There are many other options in town. The availability of each accommodation should be checked at the time of booking by each participant

Hotel Ibis Porto São João

The 2-star Ibis Porto Sao Joao Hotel is set about 28 km from Europarque. Featuring historic architecture, the hotel is welcoming guests since 2004.

The hotel boasts a beautiful location in Porto close to Hospital Sao Joao underground station. Due to a metro station nearby, this budget hotel is perfectly connected with other parts of Porto.

There are a mall and shops located nearby.

Functional rooms at Ibis Porto Sao Joao Hotel are equipped with complimentary wireless internet, climate control, a laptop safe, flat-screen TV and a sofa. Ibis Porto Sao Joao Hotel offers bathrooms fitted with a bathtub, a shower and a hairdryer.

Address:
Rua Dr. Placido Costa
4200-450 Porto
Portugal

Contact:
(+351) 225 513 100
h3227@accor.com

Distance:
On foot – 13 minutes

Hotel Portinari

Hotel Portinari offers air-conditioned rooms with free Wi-Fi and a balcony. It features a large lounge area. Sao Joao metro station is a 7-minute walk away and links to Porto.
Each room has a cable TV and a private bathroom with toiletries. All are simply furnished with wooden furniture and white linens.
A breakfast buffet including a variety of fruit and cheese is served daily. Room service is also available. In the spacious lounge, guests can enjoy a drink from the bar or watch TV.
The property is a 5-minute walk from the S. João Hospital and an 8-minute walk from the Porto University Campus. Sa Carneiro Airport and seaside town Leixões are within a 20-minute drive of Hotel Portinari.
Paranhos is a great choice for travellers interested in sightseeing, monuments and culture.

Address:
Rua da Arroteia nº 68-82
4200-091 Porto
Portugal

Contact:
(+351) 225 510 410
info@hotelportinari.com

Distance:
On foot – 18 minutes (total)

Hotel Aliados

Occupying the whole of this magnificent, architecturally fascinating building, Hotel Aliados has 2 suites and 41 comfortable en-suite rooms, 19 of which have a private balcony with a panoramic view over the city, including a view of Avenida dos Aliados.

All rooms are equipped with modern amenities including satellite TV and air conditioning. And to make your stay even more complete the hotel also offers other facilities such as comfortable and functional like the living room, bar, breakfast room, meeting room and a range of services to guarantee your total comfort and well-being.

Under 20 minutes from the Airport, close to São Bento railway station, to Aliados metro station and 10 minutes from the famous Douro river, Hotel Aliados is the ideal place for those looking for lodging in the city center.

Address:
Rua Elísio de Melo, 27, 2º andar
4000-196 Porto
Portugal

Contact:
(+351) 222 004 853/4
reservas@hotelaliados.com

Distance:
By Metro – 17 minutes (total)
Line DAliados to Polo Universitário (15min)

Hotel Internacional

The Hotel International has a quality and a customization of its services, the essential arguments for a pleasant and enjoyable stay in the heart of the city which is changing for a new future.
Recently refurbished, the Hotel has 35 rooms (single, double and triple), bar, lounge and spacious interiors with plenty of activities. It also has a 24-hour reception that organizes babysitting or laundry and ironing services. The lounge bar of the International Hotel is decorated in classic English style and invites moments of relaxation and socializing while enjoying a cocktail prepared by one of our professionals, as well as hot and cold snacks, making a truly unforgettable stay.

Address:
Rua do Almada 131
4050-137 Porto
Portugal

Contact:
(+351) 222 005 032
reservas@hi-porto.com

Distance:
By Metro – 19 minutes (total)
Line DAliados to Polo Universitário (15min)

Pão de Açucar Hotel

Pão de Açúcar Hotel, part of a beautiful building which construction began on the September 1st 1939, and ended in 1945, project of the authorship of Engineer Ferreira dos Santos, opened officially its doors on the August 15th 1953.

Previously to its opening, and in the middle of the 40’s decade of the last century, the building belonged to a nursing home to elder people located in the 6th floor, being the remain floors dedicated to the Sindicato da Casa Têxtil corporativo (Union of the Textil House corporate).

Relatively to the interior staircase, truly ex-libris of the interior design of the building, its authorship is given to the renamed Architecture Germano Castro Pinheiro, which had the boldness of creating, at the time a model truly atypical in the trends of the Art-Deco Liberty.

Address:
Rua do Almada 262
4050-032 Porto
Portugal

Contact:
(+351) 222 002 425
(+351) 222 011 589
info@paodeacucarhotel.pt

Distance:
By Metro – 19 minutes (total)
Line DAliados to Polo Universitário (15min)

Belver Hotel Beta Porto

Just 6 km from Porto city center, and with easy public transportation in front of the Hotel, the Belver Beta Porto Hotel offers you a privileged location for your stay.
At Belver Beta Porto Hotel, you will find a restaurant where you can enjoy the traditional Mediterranean gastronomy with Portuguese influence, a cozy Living Room and a Bar with terrace.
In addition to the quality of services and its spacious and comfortable 126 rooms, the Belver Beta Porto Hotel has a renovated Health Club with heated indoor pool, gym, sauna and jacuzzi.
The Business Center offers 3 meeting rooms located on the 7th floor with plenty of natural light and can accommodate up to 250 people, properly equipped with the necessary conditions for the success of your meetings or social events.
For business or pleasure, Belver Beta Porto Hotel is your home in Porto.

Address:
Rua do Amial 601
4200-062 Porto
Portugal

Contact:
(+351) 228 348 660
betaporto@belverhotels.com

Distance:
On foot – 16 min

BUS – 603 (15min)
ISEP – Igreja de Paranhos (3min)

BUS – 803 (16min)
ISEP/AGRA – Polo Universitário (2min)

BUS – 300 (23min)
Telheira – Faculdade de Economia (16min)

Hotel Dom Henrique

Known for the strong-willed nature of its people – driven by passion and strong convictions – the city is at the very heart of the Portuguese Discoveries. Infante Dom Henrique, The Navigator, was born in Oporto in 1394. Son of king Dom João I, Dom Henrique was the great pioneer of overseas expansion, a unique campaign that would change the concept of the world forever.

Address:
Rua do Bolhão 223
4000-112 Porto
Portugal

Contact:
(+351) 223 401 616
reserv@hoteldomhenrique.pt

Distance:
By Metro – 20 minutes (total)
Line DTrindade to Polo Universitário (13min)

Hotel Goldsmith – Pestana Porto

The Pestana Porto – Goldsmith is a 4-star hotel located in the heart of the city, within walking distance of several restaurants, bars and shops. Made up of five buildings from the 19th century, listed as Municipal Heritage, the hotel is inspired by Portuguese filigree, the art of working gold and other metals into twisted threads, with intricate patterns.

Address:
Rua do Almada, 14
4050-030 Porto
Portugal

Contact:
(+351) 210 417 170
fo.goldsmith@pestana.com

Distance:
By Metro – 20 minutes (total)
Line DAliados to Polo Universitário (15min)

Hotel EuroStar Porto Centro

The Eurostars Porto Centro 4* allows you the chance to get to know the beautiful city of Porto from its historical centre, declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. This excellent location will complete a luxurious stay while you enjoy the best facilities like bar-café, room service or the beautiful landscaped area.
Likewise, the large and bright rooms of the Eurostars Porto Centro 4* which are decorated in earth tones will add to your stay the comfort and rest that you are looking for, as they include air conditioning and heating, LCD TV, desk, minibar and toiletries, among other amenities.

Address:
Rua Sampaio Bruno 77
4000-124 Porto
Portugal

Contact:
reservas@eurostarsportocentro.com

Distance:
By Metro – 22 minutes (total)
Line D – São Bento to Polo Universitário (17min)

Hotel EuroStar Oporto

The Eurostars Oporto Hotel is a modern, newly-built hotel boasting an optimal, strategic location very near the main entrances to the city and just 15 minutes from the airport. The Hospital São João, the most important universities and the Das Antas zone, the home to Oporto’s Do Dragão football stadium, are all just a few minutes away from the Oporto hotel. The modern, attractive building houses a highly functional hotel in Oporto with 64 apartments, ideal for longer stays, along with 6 meeting rooms, a restaurant, bar, television room, business centre and two parking zones (one indoor and one outdoor). Because of its location, features and comfort, it is a great option for both business and pleasure travel. The is also perfectly equipped for hosting all kinds of events from working meetings to conventions or banquets thanks to its numerous meeting rooms and their functionality.

Address:
Rua do Mestre Guilherme Camarinha 212
4200-537 Porto
Portugal

Contact:
reservas@eurostarsoporto.com

Distance:
On foot – 18 minutes

Promocode:
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10% discount on the best rate

Hotel Porto Trindade

The Eurostars Porto Centro 4* allows you the chance to get to know the beautiful city of Porto from its historical centre, declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. This excellent location will complete a luxurious stay while you enjoy the best facilities like bar-café, room service or the beautiful landscaped area.
Likewise, the large and bright rooms of the Eurostars Porto Centro 4* which are decorated in earth tones will add to your stay the comfort and rest that you are looking for, as they include air conditioning and heating, LCD TV, desk, minibar and toiletries, among other amenities.

Address:
Rua de Camões 129
4000-144 Porto
Portugal

Contact:
(+351) 222 061 520
geral@portotrindadehotel.com

Distance:
By Metro – 16 minutes (total)
Line DTrindade to Polo Universitário (13min)

Hotel InterContinental Porto

Palácio das Cardosas

With its unbeatable setting in a historic palace, InterContinental Porto – Palacio das Cardosas hotel boasts beautifully restored interiors. The hotel overlooks Liberdade Square and is a few minutes’ walk from São Bento station and Lello’s bookshop. Many of the city’s main attractions are nearby, such as the Clérigos Tower. You can take a boat ride along the River Douro or visit one of the city’s famous port wine cellars. At night, dine in our restaurant and enjoy a cold drink in the bar.

Address:
Praça da Liberdade 25
4000-322 Porto
Portugal

Contact:
(+351) 220 035 600
icporto.info@ihg.com

Distance:
By Metro – 21 minutes (total)
Line D – São Bento to Polo Universitário (17min)

Promocode:
21º Encontro Internacional Balint
15% discount on the best rate

Maison Albar Hotels

You discovered your Portuguese address: historically luxurious and predestined to remarkable travellers. You will discover that Le Monumental Palace, does not have monumental only as a name. Ancient most renowned “café” of Porto since 1930, the Café Monumental, will become the most distinguished of the city. Such as the locals you belong to history by choosing this place exceeding the ordinary.

You are here at home: choose between 63 rooms and 13 suites with a spacious intimacy, dive into ancient books in our library, share good moments with your family next to the fireplace, sit at your exceptional gastronomic table, escape into your well-being space …

Address:
Avenida dos Aliados 151
4000-067 Porto
Portugal

Contact:
(+351) 227 662 410
porto.monumental@maisonalbar.eu
porto.reservations@maisonalbar.eu

Distance:
By Metro – 17 minutes (total)
Line D – Aliados to Polo Universitário (15min)

Promocode:
LAB52
10% discount on the best rate

Porto Royal Bridges Hotel

Porto Royal Bridges Hotel is a 4-star boutique hotel, transformed from a remarkable 20th century enchanting building, It is one of the most stylish hotels in Porto city centre.
Consisting of 70 comfortable rooms, our hotel has everything you need for a fantastic city break or business trip, including comfy beds, super-fast Wi-Fi and amazing location.
Enjoy the relaxed atmosphere in Entre Pontes Restaurant and Eiffel Bar and take the opportunity to taste the typical local cuisine.
We’re just a stone’s throw from Aliados Square, not to mention the iconic S.Bento Train Station or the most iconic theatres…
Parking: According to the parking lot D. João I. No reservations are accepted.

Address:
Rua de Sá da Bandeira, 53
4000-433 Porto
Portugal

Contact:
(+351) 222 436 221
reservas@portobridgeshotel.com

Distance:
By Metro – 21 minutes (total)
Line D – São Bento to Polo Universitário (17min)

Promocode:
BALINT
5% discount on the best rate
Promocode available till 26th August

Hotel da Brasileira

Pestana Porto – A Brasileira is the newest 5 star hotel located in downtown Porto, 4 minutes walking distance from the iconic Avenida dos Aliados and 12 minutes away from the Ribeira district. Built in the famous Porto’s A Brasileira Café, the first to serve coffee in a cup on the early 20th century, and recognized with the slogan “ the best coffee comes from A Brasileira”. The new Historical has managed to preserve the building’s original architectural features.

Address:
Rua de Sá da Bandeira 91
4000-427 Porto
Portugal

Contact:
(+351) 210 417 160
reservas.portugal@pestana.com

Distance:
By Metro – 22 minutes (total)
Line D – São Bento to Polo Universitário (17min)