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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed in this hotel for 3 days,good size room and really clean,comfy bed,breakfast is better than average,large shopping centre on the door step should you have some money to burn,including massive supermarket and cinema, loads of restaurants for just about any taste.Would have no problem coming back again.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed for a 3 night business trip. The hotel was ideally located for my needs but probably not if I was visiting to see more of Porto itself. The reception staff were friendly, room was large and room service satisfied my needs. All in all a very good hotel and very good value for money.

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Blackwood, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2016

We booked this hotel( via a third party) a good 6 months before arriving in September, all looked good after a 180 mile motorcycle ride, booked into our room and was overwhelmed by the stench from smokers fumes. We are not smokers and brought this to the reception staff, they were not the least interested and all they said was... More 

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RuiCruzMPG, General Manager at Mercure Porto Gaia, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Robertm470, Thank you for taking the time to send us your comments and evaluation. I am sorry that you didn't have a good stay with us and i will check every detail with my team in order to correct the reported issues. I hope we can have another opportunity to show you a 100% Mercure service and product.... More 

Kiato, Greece
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37 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2016

4 very nice nights,in a Privilege non smoking room at 5th floor.Αmazing quality sleep,free soft drinks from mini bar in this room reservation,quite with partly view to Douro river and Porto.Not walking distance from the river but not far 4 min by car.Next to the hotel the big shopping center ARRABIDA shopping center with lot options for food-clothes-cinema etc.Very good... More 

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Thank Giannis_Anna96
RuiCruzMPG, General Manager at Mercure Porto Gaia, responded to this review

Dear Giannis_Anna96, Thank you for your comments and evaluation. We are happy that you've enjoyed your stay at Mercure Porto Gaia. Come back soon! Regards, Rui Cruz More 

Berlin, Germany
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

The hotel is anything but Centro. You cannot walk into the center from there. Otherwise good, Mercure standard. Service is good too. Next to it is a big mall that is open till late in the night. Nice hotel for a stay before the flight back next morning due to proximity to airport but not to visit Porto quickly in... More 

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RuiCruzMPG, General Manager at Mercure Porto Gaia, responded to this review

Dear duzbigalo, Thank you for your comments. We hope to see you soon. Rui Cruz More 

San Diego, California
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45 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016

We stayed at this great hotel during our recent family trip to Porto, Portugal. This hotel is not in the city center and therefore is quiet and you can actually find free parking outside or in the hotel's garage for 5 Euros per day. The staff is super friendly and helpful and the rooms are nice, comfortable and clean. It... More 

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Thank Luis M
RuiCruzMPG, General Manager at Mercure Porto Gaia, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Luis M. We are happy if you are happy! We're glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. Comeback soon! Best regards, Rui Cruz More 

The Hague, The Netherlands
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64 reviews
29 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 25 July 2016

Hotel is very close to the highway. Not so close to the city centre. If you have a car, then its a good option. Very attractive ambiance. Free car park. Close to a shopping mall. Very well trained staff. Rooms are large and equipped with all the facilities. Bottom line: 9 on 10.

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RuiCruzMPG, Manager at Mercure Porto Gaia, responded to this review

Hello KP85, Thank you for your comments and evaluation. We hope to see you soon! Rui Cruz More 

Leicester, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
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Reviewed 4 July 2016

Chose this hotel because it appeared to be in a quiet area and it was. Short taxi ride to the river and the port wine cellars. Very clean. Room was spacious and well appointed. We actually upgraded to a privilege room and fully recommend it. The buffet breakfast was excellent and plentiful and served between 6.30 and 11 am. The... More 

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RuiCruzMPG, Manager at Mercure Porto Gaia, responded to this review

Dear Mrs. Pamela P, Thank your very much for your comments. It's allways good to receive positive feedback from our guests. We hope to see you soon! Best regards, Rui Cruz More 

Hatfield, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2016

Nice clean hotel, good quality spacious room. Staff very helpful, all spoke good English. Ideally located with a Holmes Place health club next door, and a large shopping mall with numerous restaurants less than 400 yards from the entrance.

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Raynham, Massachusetts
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14 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 25 February 2016

We stayed in the Hotel for 5 nights. Very happy with our room. Quiet and has somewhat of a nice view, you can see part of the Rio Douro from our window. There are no balconies. Room was very modern adequate and comfortable same as the rest of the Hotel. Breakfast was included in our package and was better than... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Mercure Porto Gaia hotel is in Vila Nova de Gaia, close to the centre of Porto and alongside Arrabida bridge. The hotel enjoys a privileged location, only 5 min from port wine cellars and 12 km from Porto international airport and the Exponor exhibitioncentre. The hotel is decorated with a port wine theme and offers a restaurant, bar, meeting rooms, WiFi Internet and parking. Next to Arrabida shopping centre and the Holmes Place health club, the hotel is perfect for your business or leisure trip. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mercure Porto Gaia

Address: Rua de Manuel Moreira Barros 618D, Vila Nova de Gaia 4400-346, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Northern Portugal > Porto District > Vila Nova de Gaia
Price Range: €39 - €81 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Mercure Porto Gaia 4*
Number of rooms: 104
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Also Known As:
Mercure Hotel Porto Gaia
Accor Porto Gaia
Mercure Porto Gaia Portugal/Vila Nova De Gaia
Hotel Style:
#3 Romantic Hotel in Vila Nova de Gaia
#3 Green Hotel in Vila Nova de Gaia
#3 Business Hotel in Vila Nova de Gaia
#4 Luxury Hotel in Vila Nova de Gaia
#5 Family Hotel in Vila Nova de Gaia
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“Upgrade to privilege”
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“good views, accessibility, and location”
 of 5 bubbles MGuimaraes150, 24 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Wifi is weak in outer rooms (building edges) And better near the building core If you need an iron they bring immediately, kettle”
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