Centrally located in Porto’s prestigious Boavista district, a few minutes’ from Casa da Musica, BessaHotel offers a fitness centre and a Turkish bath. Free WiFi is available and private parking can be arranged at an extra charge. The air-conditioned luxurious rooms of BessaHotel are decorated in a modern style. All rooms have a work desk and a satellite/cable flat screen TV with Chromecast connectivity and video on demand. Some rooms have large terrace-style balconies with views of the city. Featuring a 24-hour reception, BessaHotel provides a business centre. Other facilities offered at the property include luggage storage and laundry facilities. BessaHotel is 200 metres from Bessa Stadium and 1.6 km from Serralves Contemporary Art Museum. The Francos Metro Station is 1 km away and Porto International Airport is 12 km away.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 8.4 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.4)

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast info

Continental, Vegan, Gluten-free, American, Buffet

Private parking at the hotel

Loyal customers

There are more repeat guests here than most other properties.


Availability

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Room type
Number of guests
 
1 large double bed
or
2 single beds
3 single beds
or
1 single bed
and
1 large double bed
2 single beds
and
1 large double bed
1 large double bed
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Property practices

This property has told us they implemented certain practices across some or all of these categories: waste, water, energy and greenhouse gases, destination and community, and nature.
Guest reviews

Categories:

Staff
9.1
Facilities
8.9
Cleanliness
9.3
Comfort
9.2
Value for money
8.4
Location
8.4
Free WiFi
9.0
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See what guests loved the most:

  • John
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    Our stay was excellent. The hotel was very clean, the staff very professional and helpful. We especially enjoyed the food in the restaurant, which was one of the best we have found in Portugal. Indeed, we were surprised it was not better...
  • Richard
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    It is a few years since I last stayed at the Bessa; I had forgotten what a good hotel it is - clean, modern, efficient and friendly. The staff were very helpful to accommodate my request for a late check out. Breakfast is always good there, and...
  • Amrik
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    Breakfast was very good value for money and there was a lot of variety of food and drinks. Staff were very helpful and polite.

Hotel surroundings

Restaurants
1 restaurant on site

  • BRestaurant
    • Cuisine
      Mediterranean • Portuguese • International
    • Open for
      Lunch • Dinner
    • Ambiance
      Modern
    • Dietary options
      Vegetarian • Vegan • Gluten-free

Facilities of BessaHotel Boavista
Great facilities! Review score, 8.9

Most popular facilities
  • Private parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport shuttle
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Fitness centre
  • Restaurant
  • Tea/coffee maker in all rooms
  • Bar
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bidet
  • Bath or shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Bath
Bedroom
  • Linen
  • Wardrobe or closet
View
  • City view
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun terrace
  • Terrace
Kitchen
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
Activities
  • Bicycle rental
    Additional charge
Living Area
  • Dining area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Satellite channels
  • Radio
  • Telephone
  • TV
  • Pay-per-view channels
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Wine/champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Kid meals
    Additional charge
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Minibar
  • Tea/Coffee maker
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed) and costs € 9 per day.
  • Parking garage
  • Electric vehicle charging station
  • Accessible parking
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Trouser press
    Additional charge
  • Ironing service
    Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Business facilities
  • Fax/photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Business centre
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • Safety deposit box
General
  • Shuttle service
    Additional charge
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Air conditioning
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Wake-up service
  • Heating
  • Soundproofing
  • Car hire
  • Laptop safe
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Lift
  • Family rooms
  • Ironing facilities
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Airport shuttle
    Additional charge
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Accessibility
  • Emergency cord in bathroom
  • Lower bathroom sink
  • Higher level toilet
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
Wellness
  • Fitness
  • Hammam
  • Fitness centre
Languages spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Portuguese

House rules

BessaHotel Boavista takes special requests - add in the next step!

Check-in

From 14:00

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in

Check-out

Until 12:00

 

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

Children 13 years and above will be charged as adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Cot upon request
Free

The number of cots allowed is dependent on the option you choose. Please check your selected option for more information.

There are no extra beds available at this property.

All cots are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Groups

When booking more than 4 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Maestro Mastercard Visa American Express Cash BessaHotel Boavista accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print
Need-to-know information for guests at this property

The hotel reserves the right to pre-authorise your credit card prior to arrival.

Please note that the credit card name must match the person checking-in.

When booking more than 10 nights, different cancellation policies may apply.

When booking half board, please note that drinks are not included.

Please note that for bookings with more than 4 rooms, a non-refundable prepayment policy will apply

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

License number: 746

FAQs about BessaHotel Boavista

  • Room options at BessaHotel Boavista include:

    • Twin/Double
    • Double
    • Family
    • Suite

  • BessaHotel Boavista is 2 miles from the centre of Porto. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • BessaHotel Boavista has 1 restaurant:

    • BRestaurant

  • Guests staying at BessaHotel Boavista can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.3).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Vegan
    • Gluten-free
    • American
    • Buffet

  • BessaHotel Boavista offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Fitness centre
    • Hammam
    • Fitness
    • Bicycle rental

  • The prices at BessaHotel Boavista may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Check-in at BessaHotel Boavista is from 14:00, and check-out is until 12:00.