Where to stay in Porto ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡น


If you are planning a trip to the Portuguese second largest city one of the first questions you will need an answer for are: where to stay in Porto? Are all regions equal? Can I have a some basic hotel recommendations?

Keep reading, we are here to help!

The best areas to stay in Porto

There are many neighborhoods in Porto where is absolutely ok to look for accommodation. Each with its own personality and history. On the video below you will find an analysis of what we consider to be the first neighborhoods to look for accommodation in Porto for a first-time visitor to the city.

Porto is not such a large city and there are plenty of central neighborhoods to choose from when searching for accommodation.

30 hotel recommendations in Porto

Going beyond the best areas to stay, we have selected 30 hotels recommendations in Porto we have decided to group in three basic categories:

  • 10 basic hotels
  • 10 mid-range hotels
  • 10 luxury hotels

We have selected hotels with excellent locations and very positive reviews from guests who have stayed at them before. And, obviously, we have also incorporated our very own experience after several visits to Porto. As well as the hotel names, location, commentary and photographs, we are providing links so you can check out hotel rates for the dates of your trip.

We hope the list will serve as a starting point for your accommodation research. But if you have any doubts, make sure you drop us a line so we can help you with the task of finding the best place to stay in the city.

How to go from Lisbon to Porto

If you are touring Portugal you will certainly want to travel between its two largest cities. Don’t miss the video where we share all the details of the different means of transport available for that trip.


If you are visiting Porto you need to check our text where we present the most important sights in the city. Essential reading to make sure you visit all those wonderful places the Portuguese northern city has in store for you.

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