Located close to the city centre, this accommodation makes for a great place to stay at for students who are new to the city. With various university campuses right at your doorstep, you’ll find it conveniently situated if you are looking to save time and money on commute. Polytechnic Institute of Porto is a 7-minutes’ walk away and FEUP - Faculdade de Engenharia da Universidade do Porto is a 15-minutes’ walk away from the residence.
The area is well-connected to the entire city via public transport, with the nearest bus station just a 2-minutes’ walk away. A 10-minutes’ walk will take you to Hospital São João subway station, so you can easily explore the city during your spare time. When you need to shop for clothes or anything else, the shopping mall is within walking distance, saving you plenty of trips.
With fully furnished rooms and well stocked kitchens, students can make the most of their stay here. When you need to work on an assignment, head to the study rooms where you can even get together with the others for any brainstorming sessions. For any assistance, you can reach the staff at the reception and they will help you with your query.
When you have no plans for the night, order pizza from the nearby takeout and organise an impromptu movie marathon. Take a walk in the courtyard when you need some time to yourself, or make morning walks a daily habit. International students must visit the landscaped garden at Jardins do Palácio de Cristal, which is one of the most famous tourist attractions in the city.