The traditional Hotel Universal is a decent example of a 2-star hotel in Porto. The hotel was opened in 1946 and remains an example of medieval architecture in Porto ever since.
The superb location in the heart of Porto offers quick access to River Douro within 25 minutes’ walk. The property lies within 1 km from the city center.
Guests can visit a tower and a church as well as restaurants and bars close by.
There is Aliados metro station not far away. Hotel Universal is easily accessible from Francisco Sб Carneiro airport lying within 20 minutes' drive.
The hotel offers 44 rooms. They are fitted with individual climate control, central heating, a laptop-size safe, flat-screen TV and a trouser press. Some rooms have the city view. For more comfort a shower, a hairdryer and a Jacuzzi are provided.
Eat & Drink
The property is located near a subway station, about 100 meters from Cafe Guarany and Acepipe, Porto serving a wide selection of dishes.
You can start your day with a continental breakfast, which costs EUR 3.50 per person per night.
The venue offers 24-hour front desk, laundry and wake up service.
On-site sport activities include mountain biking, golf and billiards.
Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.
Private parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation might be needed) at EUR 10 per day.
Year renovated: 2012.
Number of floors: 6.
Number of rooms: 44.