Nido Porto – Student Accommodation in Porto

We’re still getting things ready for you at our Nido Porto residence, in the meantime why not have a look at Nido Asprela which is open now!

The beautiful city of Porto is home to 10 world-renowned universities, including the University of Porto. As an academic hotspot, Porto student accommodation needs to be affordable, modern, spacious and allow you to live your best life. At Nido Porto, we tick all of these boxes and more!

Our Nido Porto student accommodation is contemporary and has plenty of space, as we offer a variety of accommodation types from studios to ensuite rooms with shared kitchens. Whether you want complete privacy or a more sociable experience, we have the ideal solution for you with our student accommodation!

As part of the Nido Porto experience, you will also be able to enjoy social spaces to relax with friends, study rooms to get your head down when it really matters, and exclusive events to keep you entertained all year round.

Did you know, we also have other student accommodation in Portugal, such as our Lisbon location?

Get in touch with us today and chat with our friendly Nido team to kickstart your university experience!


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What's included

At Nido, we don’t believe in a ‘one size fits all’ policy; we offer different types of student accommodation to cater to your needs. When you decide to live at Nido Porto, you can choose from ensuite rooms, studios or twin studios:

  • Ensuite rooms – With our ensuite student accommodation in Porto, you can enjoy a spacious, modern room with ensuite facilities – so you never need to worry about queuing for the bathroom! Our ensuite rooms are ideal if you want a blend of privacy and social living!
  • Studios – For those of you who prefer a more private living experience, Nido Porto also offers stylish studios all to yourself so you can enjoy a private living space, bathroom and kitchenette with full access to all the communal areas so when you do want to socialise, you can!
  • Twin Studios – Maybe you’re doing a year abroad in Portugal and want to share with a friend from university? With Nido Porto’s twin studios, you can enjoy all the benefits of our studios but with space for 2 people, complete with separate beds and your own study desks! Studios also have a bathroom, kitchenette and living area.

Alongside your stylish new room, you’ll also have complete access to all of our Nido Porto communal areas and amenities, such as study rooms, social spaces, bike storage, a year-round events calendar and super fast WiFi, so you’ll never miss an assignment! Want to book a tour? Get in touch today!

Utilities included
100Mbps WiFi
Transport links 2 minutes walk
24-hour security
Study rooms
Social spaces
Year-round events
On-site laundry facilities
Maintenance and housekeeping
Bike storage


At Nido, we think a lot about the design of our facilities. Each space at Nido is fully furnished with little touches that make a positive difference to sustainable living. We’re dedicated to helping you get the most out of your student life and have designated study areas to give you a space outside of your room to work, collaborate with other people and ace your assignments! We also recognise the importance of downtime which is why we have designed our social areas to encourage you to unwind and relax.

As the best student accommodation in Porto, we don’t just stop at study and social spaces. We want to make your university experience as stress-free and enjoyable as possible, which is why we have a wide range of fantastic facilities available to you.

Use the laundry room whenever you need, as it’s open 24/7 and on-site. We also have a maintenance team available to help you with any queries you have about your room. Plus, we have secure bike storage, so you can travel around the beautiful city on wheels.

The cherry on top of the cake is that all your utilities are included in the rent at Nido Porto, making us the easiest and most hassle-free student accommodation in Porto! You’re welcome!

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The neighbourhood

Nido Porto is located in the centre of Porto, in the stunning country of Portugal. The perfect location provides easy access around the whole city to countless numbers of cafes, budget friendly restaurants and things to keep you busy during down time. Come and join the Nido Porto family and be just a 2 minute walk from all the public transport you need to explore the rest of the city and beyond
Though Porto is a very safe city, we want to put your mind at ease which is why Nido Porto has 24 hour security because your safety and wellbeing are our highest priorities.
At Nido, our focus is you. We want you to be part of the family, feel relaxed, safe and comfortable to allow you to live your best student life and make memories that will last a lifetime!

Just a 7-minute walk away, you can enjoy a great value meal deal (dish + soup + bread + drink + coffee) for 5.50€.

Steakhouse Portuguesa da Maia

Craving a nice steak? A Churrasqueira Portuguesa da Maia is just minutes from Nido and perfect for dinner.

Brick Clérigos

It may be 24-minutes from Nido however it’s worth the trip. Delicious tapas bar in a welcoming and cosy setting.

Livraria Lello

We love this neo-gothic bookshop for the twisting staircase and stained-glass skylight...and the books.

Casa da Música

A strikingly modern building set amongst traditional Porto streets, Casa da Música hosts regular events and concerts in the city.

Teleférico de Gaia

The Teleférico de Gaia cable cars give the best views of the city and the local wine lodges. Insta-ready.

Rua do Amial

Just a 5-minute walk from Nido, this quaint road has lots of shops, cafes and bakeries to stroll around.

Viacatarina Shopping Centre

The Viacatarina is 30-minutes on the bus from Nido and offers a range of clothing and book shops, and eateries.

Coração alecrim

Coração alecrim is a women’s vintage fair trade clothing boutique meaning their clothes are sustainable and ethically made.

Catraio Craft Beer Shop

If you love craft beer, then Catraio’s is a must. Browse the shop or have a taste at their bar.

Bar Saloon

Just an 18-minute walk from Nido, Bar Saloon is a great place for food, drinks and meeting friends.


One of our favourites for a night out. Terraplana has great pizzas, cocktails and DJ sets into the evening.


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