Nido Student are bringing a new kind of student experience to Porto. Opening in 2021, Nido Porto will offer stylish ensuite rooms, plenty of shared social and study spaces, all-inclusive rents and the ultimate student experience.

Nido Porto is a brand-new student residence situated within a state-of-the-art living and coworking campus in the heart of Porto. Your new student home is in the perfect location for getting to lectures easily. The University of Fernando Pessoa is just a 15-minute walk away, and many of the University of Porto’s campuses like Engineering, Psychology & Educational Sciences, is just a 15-minute bus ride away. We’re also close to many other major universities and colleges in this thriving student city, and it’s easy to explore all the local eateries and local attractions on foot or via metro, tram or bus too.

If you’d like to find out more about Nido Porto, want to be the first to visit our show flat, or you’re interested in booking when it opens, fill out your details below and we’ll be in touch.


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


All rooms come with your own modern ensuite bathroom and are fully furnished, ready for you to move straight in. You’ll have a comfy double bed, study desk, large wardrobe, full length mirror, plenty of smart storage and lots of well-placed plug sockets. Your new room has been designed with student life in mind, so you’ll have everything to need to make the most of student life in Porto.

If you’re looking to make friends, our two large courtyards and common spaces will provide you with plenty of opportunities to socialise. We run a year-long events calendar exclusively for our residents, so you’ll never be short of something to do. There is also a market-style food court on campus, so you can grab something to eat in between lectures or relax with friends in the evenings.

For the more studious amongst you, you’ll love our calming and inspiring study spaces, perfect for group projects or individual study time and our super-fast WiFi is accessible anywhere in the building so you can study, relax or socialise everywhere.


Porto Neighbourhood

Built on the steep banks of Douro, Portugal’s northern city is always vibrant and packed full of students! If you’re studying in Porto then Nido Porto could be the perfect place to base yourself. Just minutes from shops, bars and cafes and just a short bus ride into central Porto, it’s the perfect place for student life.

You’re close to several of the major colleges and universities in the city, including:

  • University of Porto – Business School
  • University of Porto – Faculty of Engineering
  • University of Porto – Faculty of Psychology and Education
  • University of Fernando Pessoa
  • Portuguese Catholic University

So it couldn’t be easier to get to and from lectures, pop back for lunch or make use of our spacious study spaces in between lessons.

Part of the Porto Innovation District, Nido Porto is going to have state-of-the-art facilities, within a co-working and co-living campus. It will be spacious inside and out so you can choose where you study or relax with friends. You’re close to all that Porto has to offer and you can make the most of student life in Porto.


Rua do Amial, Porto, 4200-055


The Mercado

Soak-up the food, wine, and café culture in The Mercado, an on-campus market style souk. Just a 2-minute walk from Nido Porto, the perfect place to relax and socialise with friends.

Rua Formosa, Porto 4000-214, Portugal

A Churrasqueira Portuguesa da Maia

A relaxed eatery just minutes from Nido Porto, serving some tasty grills and snacky food in a chill

(Português) Av. Visc. Barreiros 180-r/c, 4470-151 MAIA, Portugal

A Churrasqueira Portuguesa da Maia website

Livraria Lello

An exquisite neo-gothic bookshop with an intricately twisting staircase and stained-glass skylight, worth a visit even if you’re not into books. The staircase provided inspiration

(Português) R. das Carmelitas 144, 4050-161 Porto, Portugal

Livraria Lello website

Casa da Música

A strikingly modern building set amongst traditional Porto streets, the Casa da Música is the centre of Porto’s cultural scene. With regular events and tours, this is a must for those new to Porto and easy to get to from Nido Porto too!

Av. da Boavista 604-610, 4149-071 Porto, Portugal

Casa da Música website

Rua do Amial

Just a 5-minute walk from Nido Porto is Rua do Amial a quaint road with lots of little shops, cafes and bakeries, plus a little pharmacy so you can pick up all the essentials on your way back from lectures.

Rua do Amial, Porto, Portugal

Viacatarina Shopping Centre

Situated in the oldest shopping area of Porto, Rua de Santa Catarina, yet offering a range of modern clothes shops, books shops and eateries, the Viacatarina is just 30 minutes on the bus from Nido Porto.

Rua de Santa Catarina 312 a 350, 4000-443 Porto, Portugal

Viacatarina Shopping Centre website

University of Porto (Faculty of Engineering)

This University of Porto campus is just 14 minutes from Nido Porto, you can roll out of bed and straight into lectures! Pop back to Nido Porto for lunch or for some spacious study space in between lectures.

Praça de Gomes Teixeira, 4099-002 Porto, Portugal

University of Porto (Faculty of Engineering) website

University of Fernando Pessoa

Nido Porto would be a great place to live if you’re a student at The University of Fernando Pessoa, just 15 minutes from campus, getting to lectures couldn’t be easier.

Praça de 9 de Abril 349, 4249-004 Porto, Portugal

University of Fernando Pessoa website