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From 307 USD
Classic Room

Classic Room ( 258ft2 )

Modern and contemporary design combining exquisite marble bathrooms with luxury amenities. These spacious rooms face the interior garden or traditiona...

From 315 USD
Superior Room

Superior Room ( 323ft2 )

These upscale 30sqm king bed rooms with a small private terrace and vertical garden embrace a comfortable and sophisticated design where fully marbled...

From 358 USD
Premium Room

Premium Room ( 420ft2 - 431ft2 )

This king room is larger with a Modern and contemporary design combining exquisite marble bathrooms with luxury amenities.

From 407 USD
Classic Liberty Square View Room

Classic Liberty Square View Room ( 344ft2 )

These upscale king or twin bed rooms with views over the Liberdade Square Clerigos Tower and Sao Bento Train Station embrace a comfortable and sophist...

From 460 USD
Duplex Suite

Duplex Suite ( 538ft2 - 646ft2 )

Comfortable light and airy 50 to 60sqm bi level king bed Suite featuring a separate living room and upscale amenities two large marbled bathrooms are...

From 497 USD
Junior Suite

Junior Suite ( 398ft2 )

These upscale king bed Junior Suites with views over the liberdade square embrace a comfortable light and sophisticated design where fully marbled bat...

From 511 USD
1 Bedroom Suite

1 Bedroom Suite ( 495ft2 )

Business and pleasure strike a friendly balance on this comfortable and clam 46m2 suite filled with natural light the one bedroom suite features a sel...

From 711 USD
 Panoramic Suite

Panoramic Suite ( 495ft2 )

1 King Bed Panoramic Suite, 46 SqM Suite with Living Area and Sofa Bed. Business and pleasure strike a friendly balance on this comfortable and calm 4...

From 1,326 USD
Prestige Suite

Prestige Suite ( 829ft2 - 1130ft2 )

1 King Bed Prestige Suite, 77-105 SqM Suite with Living Dining and Outdoor Areas among two floors.

Deluxe Family Room

Deluxe Family Room ( 517ft2 )

These two connecting stylish 24m2 bed rooms have a modern and contemporary design which combines an exquisite marbled bathroom with luxury amenities....

Executive Family Room

Executive Family Room ( 689ft2 )

These two connecting upscale 32sqm rooms with views over the liberdade square clerigos tower and sao bento train station embrace a comfortable and sop...

InterContinental Porto

Heritage and authenticity abound at InterContinental Porto Palacio das Cardosas. This is a historic Porto hotel. It is a recently rebuilt palace from the end of the 18th century. The Palacio das Cardosas is the perfect location for visitors to experience Oporto's authentic spirit. Moreover, it is within walking distance of the city's cultural landmarks.

The hotel is the city's crowning achievement in terms of accommodations. It stands at a central location in Porto's historic district. Besides, it is unique because it was once a monastery and is now a palace. This, along with the warm welcome of the personnel, makes for an unforgettable stay.


InterContinental Porto is one of the best hotels in Porto. It is in the city's historic center, a World Heritage Site. Moreover, it takes on the grandeur and history of a renowned 18th-century palace. It is also within walking distance of the city's most popular attractions. The hotel's spa facility and library bar are also available to guests.

The architecture of the hotel is also stunning. Luxurious touches include Swarovski chandeliers and velvet recliners. Moreover, old Porto photographs cover the walls of the common spaces and rooms. The bar and dining area also have a changing display of modern art.

Furthermore, a business center and tour desk are accessible. Free Wi-Fi is also available throughout the hotel.


There is a lot to enjoy about this hotel's position in the heart of Porto's historic district. First, the Belle Epoque-style Liberdade square is in the middle of the city, where the hotel is. The city's principal railway station, Sao Bento, is also nearby. Moreover, restaurants, cafés, and bakeries abound in the hotel's vicinity.

Additionally, most of the city's major attractions are only a short distance away on foot. For example, Bolsa Palace and the Monument Church of St. Francis are a 10-minute walk from the hotel. You can also reach Clerigos Tower in only two minutes on foot. Besides, walking from the hotel to Bolhao Market takes no more than ten minutes.

Furthermore, there is a 15-minute walk from the hotel to the oldest portion of the city. That is the UNESCO World Heritage-protected Ribeira Square. The river Douro and the Dom Luis I Bridge are near the plaza. Also, Sao Bento is a metro station. It takes around 30 minutes to reach the Casa da, Musica. Plus, Francisco Sa Carneiro Airport is a 20-minute drive from the hotel.


The hotel has 105 guest rooms. These include luxury suites and executive rooms. The rooms have high ceilings and a traditional decor that exudes warmth and comfort. Moreover, elegant but basic décor is used throughout the hotel. These include tasseled drapes, chandelier lights, and huge embroidered carpets.

TVs display a personalized welcome message. And closets have automated lighting and cushioned hangers. Plus, the turn-down service includes the next day's weather forecast. Additionally, guests may choose between twin or king-sized beds. Each has eight pillows and bathrooms with bathtubs. In-room amenities include bathrobes, a hairdryer, and an in-room safe. There is also high-speed internet. Besides, there are double-glazed windows and a marble bathroom.

This historic city center hotel has bi-level suites like the Presidential and Duplex Suites. These have sumptuous velvet furnishings and eye-catching light fixtures. They also have a separate living room downstairs and bedrooms above. Furthermore, some rooms have modest balconies, while the suites offer couch beds. The bathrooms in these suites are likewise more luxurious. Some include rainfall showerheads and white Italian marble.


Try Astória Restaurant's innovative Portuguese cuisine. It also offers Mediterranean tastes for the ultimately culinary experience. Visitors may dine on this outside patio for breakfast, lunch, or supper.

Additionally, the Astória Restaurant serves seasonal meals. These go along with fine wines selected by the hotel's sommelier. Moreover, each plate exhibits artistic flair. For example, try the pig tenderloin with wild mushrooms followed by a tiered chocolate cake.

To unwind after a meal, go to the Cardosas Bar. Besides, it has a stunning view of Liberdade Square. Cocktails, Port, and Portuguese Wines are available to guests. Furthermore, the elegant Bar das Cardosas has live music most evenings.


The hotel's personnel go above and beyond to guarantee visitors a pleasant stay. For example, there are porters and a valet parking team. In addition, the check-in personnel and a concierge team are on hand to greet you. As a result, InterContinental Porto maintains its position as IHG's top European hotel for guest satisfaction.


Massages, facials, waxing, and other spa services are available. The candle wax massage is a particular favorite. There is no pool or steam room at this hotel. However, a decent-sized fitness center and sauna are open 24 hours a day. A wide variety of cardio and free weights are also available in the gym.

Family Friendly

Guests may make arrangements for children's activities and childcare. The family pet might also have a specific place to sleep. Enquire about the check-in and check-out times.


InterContinental Porto Palacio das Cardosas an IHG Hotel opened in 2011. It is now one of the city's most opulent historical hotels. Guests are welcome complimentary coffee or a glass of port wine when they arrive. Moreover, the center table's floral arrangements add to the lobby's opulent feel. The InterContinental hotels brand name entices many business visitors and vacationing families.

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Why we love this hotel

  • If you want to explore the city, the Intercontinental Porto is in the center of Porto on Avenida dos Aliados.

  • Daily live music is offered at the Bar das Cardosas, where you can enjoy trendy cocktails or a glass of port wine.

  • When you visit the Spa, do not miss the Candle Wax massage!

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Good to know about InterContinental Porto

The hotel is one step away from the city's major tourist attractions and is the ideal hotel to get lost in the city of Porto. The best time to visit the area is April to October.
InterContinental Porto - Palacio das Cardosas is open all year round. The hotel offers array of services that suit your every occasion.
The transfer rate is 35 EUR (approximately 40 USD) per way.
Francisco Sá Carneiro Airport (OPO) is 40 miles away from the hotel.
Pets are welcome at InterContinental Porto - Palacio das Cardosas. The maximum allowance per room is a small size dog up to 10 kilograms. The Pet fee is 30 EUR (approximately 34 USD) per night, excluding service dogs that are complimentary.
All kinds of experiences available in the city, such as: Tours; Port Wine tasting; Private Guides
Children below 13 years old are free of charge.
The hotel can arrange a baby cot free of charge.
It depends on the room type but the extra bed cost starts at 50 EUR (approximately 57 USD).
The Executive and Junior Suite accommodate a maximum of 1 child until 12 years old staying in the same room with adults.
The InterContinental Porto - Palacio das Cardosas has one restaurant that serves International and Portuguese cuisine.
The hotel offers dietary meals upon request.
The breakfast is served from 7:00 AM to 10:30 AM.
Handicapped accessible rooms are available at the hotel.
The fitness center is open 24 hours daily.
The Wellness center operates everyday and the Spa is open from 10:00 AM to 9:00 PM.
InterContinental Porto - Palacio das Cardosas has 1 sauna and 1 steam bath.

Reinvigorating treatments and massages, ideal to have a fulfilling experience in the city. The spa offers beauty treatments, body scrub, body wrap, facials, waxing, neck reflexology, and many more. Relaxed and elegant area with top-notch professionals and certified wellness and beauty products.

The hotel offers a coffee maker in all rooms.
Yes, the hotel has a specific menu for children.

The information provided is circumstantial - and is not indefinite in accuracy. Changes may have occurred.

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