This hotel offers free parking just half a mile from the center of Porto, and is a 5-minute walk from the Marques Metro Station. The rooms are air conditioned and there is a 24-hour front desk service. All elevator-accessible and simply furnished rooms at Residencial Palanca come equipped with cable TV. Each room has a private bathroom with a bathtub or shower. A continental breakfast is available in Palanca’s breakfast room or through room service. There is also a living room with free Wi-Fi and satellite TV, and a spacious bar for drinks. The Palanca is located around the corner from the Quinta do Covelo Park, and a 15-minute walk from the Fernando Pessoa University. Car rentals can be arranged at the front desk.