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Boa-Vista

At a Glance

    Pros

  • pool and terrace have fantastic views and Wi-Fi
  • quiet area
  • location near the beach ideal for families with kids

    Cons

  • a ways out of town
  • rooms a little small

Boa-Vista Review

The name means "nice view" and this hotel does indeed overlook the Douro estuary and the Atlantic Ocean. It's in Foz, a 10- to 15-minute taxi ride or 20-minute bus ride ticket west of the town center, making it handy for the area's swish restaurants and nightclubs. The handsome mid-19th-century former convent has small, simply decorated guest rooms that are well equipped. Ask for one of the pricier rooms with sea views (and Jacuzzi in the bathroom), or settle for the view from the rooftop pool and terrace. There's a spacious gym but no sauna.

    Contact Information

  • Address: Esplanada do Castelo 58, Porto, 4150-196
  • Phone: 22/532–0020
  • Website:
  • Location: Porto

    Hotel Details

  • 71 rooms, 4 suites.
  • Rate includes breakfast.
  • Credit cards accepted.
Updated: 11-07-2013

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