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Historic Oporto Apartment

  • View from window to D. Luis bridge
    View from window to D. Luis bridge
    View from window to D. Luis bridge
    Cruises visit Porto
    Ribeira by night
    Cais da Ribeira
    Living Room
    Property description
    Condo/Apartment – 
    2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 5
    This apartment is located on the waterside in the UNESCO World Heritage area. Across the Douro River are the famous Porto Wine 'Caves'. This is a quiet apartment, very romantic and with great views (waterfront). Not balcony outside out , but the living-room , itself it's a balcony seeing the boat at go up , down ,see birds marines... At downtown Oporto . Center Oporto.

    Tiny antiquated shops are everywhere. Straddling the river itself are six stunningly intricate bridges, one of which was designed by Gustav Eiffel. Take the Eiffel designed bridge (D. Luis bridge) across the Douro to Gaia (5 minutes walk) and visit the Port Houses of Ferreira, Sandemans, Croft and Barros amongst others where you can take a guided trip and sample the delights of Portugal's oldest export.

  • Amenities & details
    • Air Conditioning
    • Cots:(1)
    • Dishwasher
    • Double Beds:(1)
    • DVD Player
    • Freezer
    • Hairdryer
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Linens Provided
    • Microwave
    • Ocean Views
    • Refrigerator
    • Satellite TV
    • Single Beds:(2)
    • Sofa Beds:(1)
    • Stereo System
    • Stove
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • TV
    • VCR
    • Washer
    • Wi-Fi
    • Wheelchair Access:
    • Elder Access:
    • Pets Allowed:
    • Smoking Allowed:
    • Suitable for Children:
    Listing #HL45623 by: Holiday Lettings
  • Rates
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  • Property location
    Car not needed
    How to get there
    Airport: Oporto International Airport (Airport Sá Carneiro): 9.3 mi
    Railway: Sao Bento: 0.3 mi
    Fly to Oporto,
    Cheap flights available with RYAN AIR but you can also fly TAP, BA, IBERIA, etc.,
    Car hire at the airport - Many,
    Underground run regulary between airport and town ( Airport to Oporto (Sao Bento) ).
    Take the red line in the airport and chance in Trindade for yellow line. Exit in Sao Bento.
    There are ALWAYS local taxis available - Approximate coast 25€
    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 1.2 mi.
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8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014 for a stay in July 2014

We flew into Lisbon and caught the train to Oporto. What a fabulous introduction to Portugal. The train goes right across the bridge, little did we know we would be staying on the Riberia with the fantastic views from this great apartment. Fernando was truly the best from the moment of enquiry. So much helpful information before we even arrived.... more

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13 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014 for a stay in April 2014
person found this review helpful

Everything said in the other reviews is true, from Fernando with his excellent friendly and attentive hosting skills from the moment of booking to meeting us at the airport with our cases on departure to the beautiful location in the heart of the ribeira . I had been worried it may have been too noisy for a couple in their... more

Deborah S
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2013 for a stay in March 2013
people found this review helpful

This apartment is in a fantastic location, close to everything and with a view to die for! We were able to walk just about everywhere, which was a good thing as we needed to try and work off some of those calories from all the great food and wine. A few times we used public transportation, which turned out to... more

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Listed since : Jan 2008
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