With free Wi-Fi, free parking, a/c, and a handy location 15 minutes on foot from the historic centre of Porto, this is a great-value 2-star budget hotel. The friendly and family-run Hotel Palanca is located about a 15-minute walk from the historic centre of Porto, and accommodates guests in 35 simple, pristine rooms which provide en suite bathrooms, a balcony, TV, telephone, free Wi-Fi, and air conditioning. The hotel also offers 24-hour reception and a TV lounge where guests can relax and socialise, and breakfast is available daily. The Hotel Palanca is located around 1 kilometre from the centre of Porto, and is just a 7-minute walk from the nearest metro station, Marquês, and a handy bus stop. Take a 10-minute stroll to the Rua de Santa Catarina, where you can shop till you drop and pop into the Belle Époque style Majestic Café for a coffee and a pastéis de nata.