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Cats Hostel Porto

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Hostel Porto

Cats Hostel Porto has an unbeatable location in the 'heart of Porto', next to the Cathedral which is a 'World Heritage' protected area. Our three buildings are just 50 mts away from the São Bento metro station and just 10 minutes walking from Bolhao metro station (which has a link to the Airport). The main bus line (Rede Expressos) is just 15 minutes on foot.
+351 220043030
porto@catshostels.com
  • Included
    Free Buffet Breakfast
    Free Wifi
    Laundry
    Luggage storage
    24-hour reception
    Housekeeping
    Elevator
    Bar
    Handicap Friendly
  • Earliest Check-in
    14:30
  • Latest Check-out
    11:00
  • Cancellation Policy
    We have a 24-hour cancellation policy. Please cancel through Europe's Famous Hostel or send us an email 24 hours prior to the arrival date. Otherwise, we must charge the full amount of the first night.
  • Notice
    -Guests under 18 years old will not be allowed in the hostel unless accompanied by an adult. Minors will not share a dorm with other adults other than their travel companions. You must book a private room. Otherwise, we reserve the right to cancel the reservation which doesn´t follow this condition without refund.
    -Please note that from 1st March 2018 a city tax of €2 per person, per night is not included in the total price and should be paid on site. This tax is charged to guests aged 13 and older. It is subject to a maximum amount of €14 per guest.
    -Bookings of 10 people or more are considered group bookings and must be made through the group reservation department of the hostel. We reserve the right to cancel such reservation without refund.

Cats Hostel Porto has an unbeatable location in the ‘heart of Porto’, next to the Cathedral which is a ‘World Heritage’ protected area. Our three buildings are just 50 mts away from the São Bento metro station and just 10 minutes walking from Bolhao metro station (which has a link to the Airport). The main bus line (Rede Expressos) is just 15 minutes on foot.

Our Location

We are in a quiet area of Porto, is perfect for resting, but at the same time really close to the city center and all the main city attractions are walking distance (Se Cathedral, Sao Joao Theatre, D. Luis I bridge, Ribeira, Clerigos Tower, etc.) The main shopping streets in Porto, bars, restaurants, supermarkets are all very close as well. And if you want to party, the best nightlife spots are just ten minutes’ walk from the hostel!

Our Facilities

We’ve created a new level of comfort and intimacy in all our spaces, our main purpose is to adapt to all your needs always with a friendly and informal atmosphere! All our rooms have private bathrooms, free WiFi, spacious individual lockers, good heaters, and individual fans. And some rooms have even breathtaking views of the city!

Our Common Areas

On sunny days you can relax in our famous rooftop or watch the sunset with a drink from the bar. Feel in a mood for a BBQ? Let’s do it! We also have a cozy reading lounge and a fully equipped kitchen. You may don’t have to use it if you join one of our free dinner nights! In our bar, we also serve delicious snacks and we have an amazing Happy Hour!!

Our Activities

Complete your travel experience with our different activities! Free Walking Tour, Pub Crawl, Wine Tours, Surf Lessons and much more!

Our 24h reception will welcome you with a friendly, multilingual and amusing staff, always ready to help you in any way possible and give the best tips of Porto’s delights. We look forward to meeting you!

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How to Get There

+351 220043030
porto@catshostels.com
From Francisco Sá Carneiro Airport
  • By Metro
Approximate time: 40-50 min. Price: € 2.60 From the airport, take line E (purple). Change at Trindade station to line D (yellow) and get off at São Bento station. Read the instructions “How to get to Cats Porto Hostel from the train station” below for more.
  • By taxi
Approximate time: 20-30 minutes. Price: 20-25 € approx. From Campanhã or São Bento Train Station From Campanhã Station
  • By Metro
Approximate time: 10 min. Price: € 1.60 Leaving the train station, you will find Campanhã metro station. Any of the lines (green, red, purple, orange or blue) will take you to Trindade station. Change there to the line D (yellow) and get off at São Bento station. Follow the instructions below.
  • By Taxi
Approximate time: 11 min. Price: 6-7 € From São Bento Station
  • By foot
Approximate time: 5 min. Turn left when you leave the station, and left again towards Rua do Loureiro, until you reach Rua de Cimo de Vila. You will see Rua do Cativo and our tile building on the left. From the Rede Expressos bus station
  • By foot
Approximate time: 13 min. Leaving the station, turn left towards Rua de Santos Pousada. Continue on R. de Coelho Neto towards Largo do Padrão, and then turn right to R. de Santo Ildefonso. Take the first street on the left towards Praça dos Poveiros. And then continue on R. de Santo Ildefonso and R. de Cimo de Vila until you find a fountain on the left. You will recognize then Cats Porto Hostel and its characteristic tile facade.
  • By Metro
Approximate time: 10 min. Price: € 1.60 Leaving the Rede Expressos station, cross the square to find the metro station of 24 de Agosto. Take any of the lines (green, red, purple, orange or blue) to Trindade station. Change there to line D (yellow) and get off at São Bento Station. Read more instructions on “How to get to Cats Porto Hostel from the São Bento station” above.
  • By Taxi
Approximate time: 11 min. Price: 6-7 €
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Comments:

  • ytAmani

    January 25, 2019

    One of the best hostel i ever been. So nice people great rooms HOT in room (very unusual in Portugal) so it was the best, great bathrooms good atmosphere...

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  • Monica

    January 11, 2019

    Positive: The staff is very helpfull You meet a lot of nice people Great location.

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  • Hostelworld.com User

    January 3, 2019

    Was a nice hostel and the staff are friendly. We arrived on the 2nd of January so it was pretty quiet. Not much of an atmosphere as the hostel was pretty...

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  • Arno Vanermen

    December 19, 2018

    The people are very friendly, the accommodations are nice

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  • Rúben Sousa Pereira

    December 5, 2018

    Excelente staff

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  • Hostelworld.com User

    December 3, 2018

    Clean, comfortable hostel. Loved the en-suite bathrooms. Happy hour was a good deal. Would recommend.

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  • Adriaan

    November 21, 2018

    Negative: LUGGAGE STORAGE ROOM WAS NOT LOCKED.

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  • sanwar

    November 17, 2018

    This was the nicest hostel I’ve ever stayed at and I’ve stayed at a handful. Clean, good location and extremely nice staff. Loved that each room had a...

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  • Hostelworld.com User

    November 10, 2018

    Good vibes and staff, plus cheap beers! Only downside was no privacy curtains on the beds during my stay, but it wasn't a big deal.

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  • Hostelworld.com User

    October 13, 2018

    Great location! It is hard to have any real appreciation for the vibe though, when the hostel is spread over 2 buildings located about 50m apart... I would...

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  • Niko

    October 12, 2018

    Positive: Staff was amazing!!! All of them! Super nice and helpful. Breakfast was awesome! Loved the rooftop and everything about the hostel. Negative: 10...

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  • Hostelworld.com User

    October 11, 2018

    10 points in every aspect! Book this hostel, it’s great!

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  • Greca

    October 3, 2018

    Location is good, walking distance to everything you need. Clean, comfortable, spacious... Well equipped! Staff rating...10+ Knowledgeable, always in the...

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  • Nashy_nash

    October 1, 2018

    Positive: Comfy, good breakfast and central location, friendly staff and very modern rooms with showers/ toilets. Negative: nothing.

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  • Hostelworld.com User

    August 30, 2018

    Perfect!! Awesome location close to the river, the centre, nightlife and the metro station. Very good breakfast included. Big individual lockers under the...

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  • nicktozer09899160

    August 28, 2018

    Place was awesome. Good atmosphere, bar, kitchen, outside area, rooms and beds were all good too.

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  • hostels.com User

    August 22, 2018

    Best hostel I've ever stayed in.

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  • Hostelworld.com User

    August 14, 2018

    Amazing stay. Both their suite 43 and 44 are clean and cozy. Very central to see all tourist sites in Porto. Staff are very friendly and helpful!

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  • Kulraj_12423610

    July 19, 2018

    Great location by the train station. Staff were good too. Free breakfast was good. Pancakes, eggs, cereal, orange juice etc... Facilities were good. Roof top...

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  • Cristina

    July 11, 2018

    Positive: one of the best hostels I've stayed in. great staff, comfortable beds, bunk beds with curtains for some privacy and individual fans, great breakfast!.

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  • ljs0812942

    July 5, 2018

    Tattva was great - they let us store our bags before we checked in and the staff were super friendly. The rooms are very clean with amazing safe storage...

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