The 5-star InterContinental Porto – Palacio das Cardosas is our Hotel partner for the BioTech Pharma Summit 2017: Biosimilars & Biologics

Set in a renovated 18th-century palace, the 5-star InterContinental Porto – Palacio das Cardosas offers spacious rooms with views of Porto’s historical centre. Located 200 m from the iconic Clérigos Tower, this hotel provides free WiFi in all areas.

Featuring high ceilings, Palacio’s stylish rooms offer flat-screen TVs. Marble bathrooms include a separate bathtub and walk-in shower. Some rooms feature a seating area with plush chairs.

Guests can workout at the 24-hour Fitness Centre, which is equipped with the latest equipment and weights. The on-site spa has 3 treatment rooms and a sauna.

The Restaurant Astoria offers a wide range of Portuguese dishes with a contemporary twist, as well as selection of Portuguese wines. The Cardosas Bar provides a relaxing setting, best enjoyed with a cocktail or a Port Wine glass. In the evening, guests can visit the lively Galerias de Paris 200 m away.

Intercontinental Porto – Palacio das Cardosas is less than a 2-minute walk from São Bento Metro Station and 700 m from the UNESCO World Heritage Ribeira area and the City Market Bolhão. Crossing the D. Luis I Bridge, 1 km away, guests can visit the famous Port Wine Cellars. Porto International Airport is located 15 km away.

União de Freguesias do Centro is a great choice for travellers interested in architecture, wine and city walks.

This is our guests’ favourite part of Porto, according to independent reviews.

This property also has one of the best-rated locations in Porto! Guests are happier about it compared to other properties in the area.

Please note that we have a special rate for accommodation. To get a special rate please send your request directly to the hotel and use a REF Code: “BIOTECH2017”

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