Novotel Porto Gaia

Self Rated: 4.0 out of 5
Lugar Das Chas, Afurada, Vila Nova De Gaia, 4400, Portugal
4.2 out of 5 rating 971 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.2
Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at Novotel Porto Gaia in Vila Nova de Gaia, you'll be a 4-minute drive from University of Porto and 7 minutes from Ribeira Square. This 4-star hotel is 2.6 mi (4.1 km) from Casa da Musica and 3.4 mi (5.5 km) from Dom Luis I Bridge.

Rooms

Make yourself at home in one of the 93 guestrooms featuring minibars and LCD televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and bidets. Conveniences include phones, as well as laptop-compatible safes and desks.

Amenities

Take advantage of recreation opportunities such as an outdoor pool or take in the view from a terrace and a garden. Additional features at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge).

Dining

Enjoy a meal at the restaurant, or stay in and take advantage of the hotel's room service (during limited hours). Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge. Buffet breakfasts are served on weekdays from 6:30 AM to 10:00 AM and on weekends from 7:00 AM to 11:00 AM for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a 24-hour business center, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Guests may use a roundtrip airport shuttle for a surcharge, and free self parking is available onsite.

Attractions

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Cais de Gaia - 2.1 km / 1.3 mi
Cockburn Smithes Cellars - 2.8 km / 1.7 mi
Ramos Pinto Cellars - 2.8 km / 1.8 mi
Bom Sucesso Market - 2.9 km / 1.8 mi
Cidade do Porto Shopping Centre - 2.9 km / 1.8 mi
Gaia Cable Car - 3 km / 1.9 mi
Museum of Port Wine - 3.2 km / 2 mi
Boavista Square - 3.2 km / 2 mi
Bessa Stadium - 3.2 km / 2 mi
Offley Cellars - 3.3 km / 2.1 mi
Passeio Alegre Park - 3.3 km / 2.1 mi
Sandeman Cellars - 3.3 km / 2.1 mi
Casa da Musica - 3.4 km / 2.1 mi
Taylor’s Port Cellars - 3.4 km / 2.1 mi
University of Porto - 3.4 km / 2.1 mi

The preferred airport for Novotel Porto Gaia is Dr. Francisco de Sa Carneiro Airport (OPO) - 15.1 km / 9.4 mi

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 12pm.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation. All guests, including children, must present a valid identity card or passport with photo, or equivalent document (such as a birth certificate) at check-in. Per property policy, minors younger than 18 who are not accompanied by their parents should present a notarized permission letter from a parent or guardian. Additional check-in policies apply.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.


  • Up to 2 children 16 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

  • Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

  • Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.

  • The property affirms that it follows sanitization practices of Clean & Safe (Portugal) guidelines.

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:


  • A tax is imposed by the city: From 1 October - 31 March, EUR 1.00 per person, per night, up to 7 nights. This tax does not apply to children under 16 years of age.
  • A tax is imposed by the city: From 1 April - 30 September, EUR 2.00 per person, per night, up to 7 nights. This tax does not apply to children under 16 years of age.

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.


The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: EUR 13 per person (approximately)
  • Pet fee: EUR 15 per pet, per night

  • Service animals are exempt from fees

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Features
  • -Wedding services
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Television in common areas
  • -Roll-in shower
  • -Restaurant
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Concierge services
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Terrace
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Outdoor pool
  • -Children's pool
  • -Garden
  • -Barbecue grill(s)
  • -Picnic area
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Free self parking
  • -24-hour business center
  • -Use of nearby fitness center (discount)
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • -Arcade/game room
  • -Meeting rooms
  • -Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • -Elevator
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • -Conference space size (meters) - 220
  • -Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking
  • -Assistive listening devices available
  • -Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • -Mountain biking nearby