Located 165 ft from Aliados Metro Station in the heart of Porto’s historic center of the city, the Vera Cruz Hotel features a rooftop terrace with views out over the Aliados Avenue and a 24-hour front desk. The air-conditioned rooms at the Vera Cruz Hotel have double-glazed windows, satellite TV and private bathrooms with luxury amenities. Some rooms have a spacious work desk, and the suites have private balconies. The continental breakfast is prepared with local ingredients and can be eaten on the rooftop terrace. There are also many restaurants and bars within a short walk. By metro, the Vera Cruz Hotel is 30 minutes from the Francisco Sá Carneiro Airport and by car, it is a 15-minute drive away.

This is our guests' favorite part of Porto, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.6 for a two-person trip.

Vera Cruz Porto Downtown Hotel has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Jul 24, 2007

Property Highlights

Located in the heart of Porto, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.5

Breakfast Info



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Room Type
2 twin beds
1 king bed
1 full bed
1 sofa bed
Bedroom 1:
1 full bed
Bedroom 2:
1 sofa bed
1 full bed
2 twin beds
1 twin bed
1 full bed
1 sofa bed
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Guest reviews


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  • Carol
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Perfect/ central location Lovely boutique hotel
  • Ruth
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    We loved the location, the friendly staff and the clean surroundings! Being able to listen to a symphony concert from our balcony was a wonderful surprise!
  • Bill
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    My room had a private balcony. Plenty of fresh air options. Never needed to use the AC. Bathroom upgrades were nice. Convenient to the main thoroughfare. Liked the outside breakfast balcony option.
  • Maria
    This is a lovely small boutique hotel close to everything you want to see in Porto. The hotel was very clean and the staff were all very friendly and helpful.
  • Sherri
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Ultra friendly staff. Upgraded to balcony room with nice views. Great location. Beautiful remodeled bathroom. Definitely would stay there again.
  • Stan
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    We have used this hotel a couple of times already and we are always satisfied with our visit. Great location, tasty breakfast, nice and clean rooms of the comfortable size. The staff was very friendly and helpful. They also allowed us to leave our...
  • Gina
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Staff was nice and friendly, good location and walk distance to good spots. Porto is simply amazing! Room was spacious and comfortable.
  • Hongkai
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    The hotel is located in the center of Porto, where there are lots of restaurants and bars. The main tourist attractions are within walking distance from the hotel. One of the metro stations is just about 150 meters away. The room is clean and...
  • Jeanne
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Our room was very clean and comfortable. It was nice to have clean towels daily. We had a small balcony which was very nice to have. The front desk staff were all incredibly helpful, knowledgeable, and friendly. The location of the hotel was...
  • Christine
    Perfect location to explore the City, neuer met more friendly Staffel,top price level

Property questions and answers
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  • Hello - what is best way to get from airport to Hotel ?

    In response to your message we want to inform you that from the Airport to our Hotel there are several options. We suggest the following: • Taxi - Th..
    Answered on 20 October 2019
  • There is balcony to the room?

    On the Superior rooms yes.
    Answered on 8 August 2019
  • Hi, do you have a parking for cars?

    We have an agreement with a very close Parking (located about 50 meters from our Hotel Unit) where you can park your car and benefit from a special pr..
    Answered on 2 July 2022
  • Hi is the superior double room have their on balcony yes or no.

    Yes have a balcony
    Answered on 29 December 2020
  • Does room have tea or coffee facilities please? If one has 4 breakfasts as last day we leave early, how much will stay cost for 2 adults and 5 nights..

    Sorry to inform you but we don't have packed breakfast or facilities on the rooms. Thank you
    Answered on 4 November 2019
  • do you have late check out as our flight is at 19.10pm how much pls

    The check out must be done until 12:00 but you can leave the bags in the hotel during the rest of the day.
    Answered on 31 May 2021
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Amenities of Vera Cruz Porto Downtown Hotel

Most popular amenities
  • Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Terrace
  • Room service
  • Elevator
  • Bar
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Terrace
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Hiking
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
WiFi is available in the rooms and is free of charge.
Public parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not possible) and costs € 23 per day.
  • Parking garage
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ironing service
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Safe
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Wake-up service
  • Heating
  • Soundproof
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Portuguese

Sustainability initiatives

This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules

Vera Cruz Porto Downtown Hotel takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 2:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


Until 12:00 PM



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children not allowed.

Crib and extra bed policies

Adult (18+ years)
Extra bed upon request
€ 35 per person, per night

Prices for extra beds aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

There are no cribs available at this property.

All extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are not allowed.

Maestro Mastercard Visa JCB Carte Bleue American Express Cash Vera Cruz Porto Downtown Hotel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Guests who wish to use the car park from 19:00 to 10:00 will be charged a fee.

Any early departure situation must be reported at least 48 hours in advance. If the notification is only done on the same day, there will be a penalty in the amount of the respective day's rate plus the next day's rate.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

Please inform Vera Cruz Porto Downtown Hotel of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

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

License number: 3610

FAQs about Vera Cruz Porto Downtown Hotel

  • The prices at Vera Cruz Porto Downtown Hotel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Check-in at Vera Cruz Porto Downtown Hotel is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

  • Vera Cruz Porto Downtown Hotel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Hiking

  • Vera Cruz Porto Downtown Hotel is 350 feet from the center of Porto. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Guests staying at Vera Cruz Porto Downtown Hotel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.5).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental

  • Room options at Vera Cruz Porto Downtown Hotel include:

    • Double
    • Twin
    • Suite
    • Triple
    • Twin/Double
    • Single
    • Quad