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Brighton, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
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Reviewed 13 October 2016

This guesthouse has good sized rooms, very comfortable beds, clean and is in a central location in the city. The price is reasonable. No breakfast - there are many cafés in the area serving wonderful coffee and pastries. Only downside is the lack of a lift if your bag is heavy. The building cannot accommodate one. I had a room... More 

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Niagara Falls, Canada
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24 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Clean room and great price! Great location. 5 minute walk to Sao bento train station. Remember this place is inexpensive! The room is very small and also sharing bathroom with a few other rooms. If you're not ok with that don't get it! There is also a few flights of stairs to get to the very top floor and no... More 

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106 reviews
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Reviewed 26 July 2016

Great location to walk to everything. If you drive, it is almost impossible to get on the street the hotel is on to offload your bags-lots of small one way streets. You can pay for parking there and use a nearby garage for much cheaper than if you just paid for the garage for 24 hours. Having AC and a... More 

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Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

Great central location, with extremely spacious, comfortable rooms with excellent facilities. Good strong hot shower, large comfy bed and plenty of hanging space. Very friendly, helpful owners as well. It was a little noisy on Saturday night, but that's what you get if you want to be in the middle of things. It really wasn't bad and after a few... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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8 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

Perfect location. Extremely central to everything in Porto. Beware the stairs . . . our room was on top floor, approximately 80 steps (a good way to burn some of the vacation calories). Staff was friendly.

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Llandudno, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 27 May 2016

This is a real gem of a place, excellent value, excellent staff and lovely rooms with strong and regular wifi, free. It's location is in a back street very close to the main avenue in the centre of town. Restaurants and cafes are cheap, good and just round the corner. The only thing to be aware of is that there... More 

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UK
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Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

A centrally located and inexpensive guesthouse. Small but clean and well appointed rooms, all with double beds (I believe). No breakfast offered but plenty of places close by. Very inexpensive for the location and quality of the room. Unfortunately the main downside was a leaking shower and a slight smell of sewage in the morning.

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Heppenheim, Germany
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19 reviews
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Reviewed 25 April 2016

The young man at the reception was very friendly and was perfect informed about the city. Room was tiny, but that was fine for us. We stayed in the last floor, amazing view downstairs. Bathroom and the whole hostel very clean. Grab a snack (Franchesinha) in Aviz in the corner, have a dinner in Munchie (Burger) in the nearest markt... More 

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Berlin, Germany
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19 reviews
9 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 23 April 2016

A friend and I booked this a week before arriving. Unfortunately our Ryanair flight got shifted later and we arrived around 1am, which was no problem (I let them know in advance to expect us). The room was nice and freshly renovated, with a lovely little balcony to look onto the street. Exceptional location within easy walk to the train... More 

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Clonmel, Ireland
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4 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2016

Grande Odeano Guest House is a good value Guest House with no frills. It is in a very convenient location within easy walking distnce from the metro and main sights. There are a number of cafes and the brilliant Presto Pizza close by. The rooms with shared bathroom are very reasonably priced, clean and of good standard. The shared bathroom... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Get to know Porto city and relax in the familiar environment of a touristic accommodation located right in the centre of the city. It offers new, modern and comfortable accommodations but also a familiar, cosy and a “home” feeling. Of all of these renovations we must highlight the complete change of all the accommodations in 2005. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Grande Oceano Guest House

Address: Rua Fabrica 45, Porto 4050-247, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Northern Portugal > Porto District > Porto
Price Range: RM133 - RM242 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Grande Oceano Guest House 3*
Number of rooms: 15
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“Request room away from the street on first floor”
 of 5 bubbles 372melissap, 26 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Go for first floor, less stairs”
 of 5 bubbles mel0dy60, 27 May 2016 | Read review
“We stayed from Saturday to Sunday and it was too noisy till 4AM (ask maybe for the quiet room at the other side of hostel)”
 of 5 bubbles EvaJ412, 25 Apr 2016 | Read review
“There's a 4 bed family room with ensuite on the top floor.”
 of 5 bubbles kitty0shea, 22 Apr 2016 | Read review
“The only problem: no lift. So if you have heavy laguage or problems with walking, you would need help.”
 of 5 bubbles zimag, 29 Jul 2015 | Read review
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