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Historic Oporto Apartment

View from window to D. Luis bridge
5.0 of 5 stars
15 reviews
View from window to D. Luis bridge
View from Port Wine ‘Caves’ to Oporto UNESCO
Cruises visit Porto
Ribeira by night
Cais da Ribeira
Living Room
Master Bedroom
A view of our dining room
Night view from window to D. Luis bridge
Twin room
View Red Bull air Race 2008
Muralha Fernandina
The famous Clerigos Tower
Casa da Musica ( Concert hall space in Porto)
Aliados Avenue
Sé Cathedral view
Stock Exchange Palace
Almas Chapel ( Completely coated of tile panesls)
São John Celebration June 24
Panoramic view of the great Oporto area
Sunset in Foz do Douro
F.C.P. Stadium (Estadio do Dragão)
Pavilhão Rosa Mota (Palácio de Cristal)
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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.

Oporto is famous for its Port. Visit one of Oporto&#...
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About the owner, José C
Languages spoken: Portuguese, English, French, Spanish
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 21 days ago
Listed since : Jan 2008
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 15 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL45623 by: Holiday Lettings
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8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014 for a stay in July 2014
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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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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014 for a stay in April 2014
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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
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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

  • 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
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Oct 2, 2015 -
Nov 1, 2015
Medium season
3 nights
Nov 2, 2015 -
Dec 20, 2015
Low season
3 nights
Dec 21, 2015 -
Jan 4, 2016
High Season
3 nights
Jan 5, 2016 -
Mar 1, 2016
Low season
3 nights
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
3 nights minimum stay. Maximum occupancy 5 persons. The prices quoted are for 2 persons ( adults) and 1 child ( up to 12 years) per day. Additional guests are charged at 20 EUR per day / per adult. Check in after 4 pm and check out before 10 a.m. We will however try to allow other arrangements, according to your needs, whenever possible. Line and towels included. Final cleaning 40 EUR.
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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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