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Tattva Design Hostel

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Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Never been to a hostel with as much personality as Tattva. The hostel reflects the positive vibes produced by a qualified and loving staff. At every short coming to my own fault, the staff at Tattva were there to pick up the slack. With accommodation's nothing less than excellent you can bet my stay was more than just that. I...

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Bloomington, Indiana
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Staff were very welcoming, facilities are nice but look slightly travel worn. Nothing wrong per se but not like a fresh and shiny hostel. There were activities offered too like walking tours and pub crawls. Good value for money through, 18 euros for a bed in an 8 person mixed dorm.

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Southern Norway, Norway
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One of the better hostels i've been staying in. It has got it all.. one big free-to-use kitchen for all the guests, a bar, 24/7 open reception, friendly and helpful straff, social environment with a get-together dinner for the guests every night at 8pm (10 euro), movie-corner, a big balcony on the roof where you can sit at night, the...

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Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

I've been to several cities in Europe and stayed at different hostels, and I'd say that this hostel is by far the best hostel I've ever stayed at!!! Starting from the friendly staff who greet us. She explained to us about the hostels while also made small talk about where we came, and so on. I really appreciate it that...

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Alberta
Reviewed 28 February 2017

This is a great hostel! My favorite things are the amazing breakfast, the cleanliness of the rooms and the curtains around the bunks which make them nice and cozy and private so you can sleep really well. It's also extremely well located and close to a lot of good sight seeing in Porto, and the common spaces are wonderful and...

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Switzerland
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Wow... where to start! We were so disappointed with this Hostel I cannot even find the right words. We arrived in the evening after a full day of travelling containing airplanes, trains, metros etc. We booked an 8-bed mixed dorm with ensuite "bathroom" which was a nasty, dirty shower and loo-cabins. there was mold everywhere because people obviously the windows...

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TattvaDesignHostel, Manager at Tattva Design Hostel, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback as we take it very seriously as we continue to improve our services and experience for future guests. Firstly, we would like to sincerely apologize for the cleanliness concerns you mention in your review. We outsource our cleaning to a professional company and pay a lot of money to ensure our high cleanliness standards are...

Verona
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Great hostel with a few nice touches: curtained bunks for privacy that help to block out the light, private facilities in the dorm, room key card is also your locker key, shelves in the room for toilet bags etc, different rooms for meeting other guests, or not, including quiet areas on each floor, a bar, a great terrace, the best...

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Belo Horizonte, MG
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

We are a family of four: a couple and 2 teenagers. We chose a hostel in order to introduce the concept to our kids, allowing them to meet another young travelers and to understand how a hostel works. Tattva presented the perfect opportunity. It is a busy and lively hostel that offers a family room! It is located in a...

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
Reviewed 4 February 2017

This was the first hostel I had ever stayed in, and it set a very high standard the rest of my trip! Portugal has so many amazing hostels and this is definitely one of them!! It was a bit hard to find however, and ended up being a long confusing walk up a steep hill with no internet or mobile...

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Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

This hostel is very close to train station and bus station of Porto. The staff is very helpfull and smile face. They have good Porto wine and sea food. Rooms have good bed and heater system. There is a common kitchen in first floor, you can cook your own food.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome friends! "Tattva" has been inspired from the Sanskrit word meaning 'Element', representing the five elements from which life evolves: Earth, Water, Air, Fire and Sky. Tattva Design Hostel will give you an enhanced hostel experience. Details and design have been carefully blended to create a new level of comfort and intimacy, as well as plenty of common areas in which to socialize.Two beautiful buildings classified as "World Heritage" have been recovered and totally refurbished to make the largest hostel in Porto, with breathtaking views on the higher levels. With 16 rooms and a capacity of 116 people in total (Female Dorms, Mixed Dorms and Double rooms), Tattva provides a unique experience in terms of comfort. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tattva Design Hostel

Address: Rua Cativo 26 28, Porto 4000-160, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Northern Portugal > Porto District > Porto
Price Range: RM78 - RM4,588 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Tattva Design Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 151
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“If you can get a bottom bunks as the top bunk can be a bit difficult to get into.”
James_Alexander_Dunn, 15 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Rooms are also good”
TeddyVan, 14 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All good, all have balconies, but maybe get on on a lower floor in case the lift is not working”
fourseasons63, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Any of them”
fgomezbosque, 20 Aug 2016 | Read review
“they have a lot of requests for it, but try to request the bottom bed :)”
MarianaMcs, 28 Jun 2016 | Read review
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