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    Shining View

    Rua das Taipas 11, Porto 4050-599, Portugal
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    • Excellent79%
    • Very good18%
    • Average2%
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    “small balcony” (4 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    Kitchenette
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 45 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    This place, wow! The location cannot be beat. You are in the middle of everything. The staff is super personable and friendly. The room was impeccably clean. Rooms are modern and new - really gorgeous. My only complaint was the bed in my apartment was...More

    Thank JenniferInMontreal
    Reviewed September 15, 2017

    Good value for money. Everything is close by. We stayed for 5 nights as we wanted a short city break. Porto is beautiful. Well, we bought the 3 days' travel card which you really don't need it really as everywhere is within walking distance. Nevertheless,...More

    Thank clearmoon
    Reviewed August 30, 2017

    The apartment is nice and clean, but the noise from the outside can be annoying, such as birds singing early in the morning, people chatting in the courtyard...Also, only one side of the bathtub has shower door so water spills onto the bathroom floor when...More

    Thank K L
    Reviewed June 14, 2017

    The overall apartment was very good, and the owners are attentive to all your needs from the moment you book to when you check out. They provide extremely helpful recommendations to restaurants in the area and what to do and see. The apartment itself comes...More

    Thank C-Sung-2016
    Reviewed June 4, 2017

    Great value for money, clean and spacious apartment. Friendly, helpful staff, close to old town and attractions. Would definitely revisit, lovely location stayed in third floor but has a lift so no problem.

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Price range
    • $58 - $100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
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    • Northern Portugal >
    • Porto District >
    • Porto
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    cabjohnson
    June 18, 2017|
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    Response from hols215 | Reviewed this property |
    yes there was air conditioning.
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    Stella C
    April 22, 2017|
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    they do have a washer, no dryer. a (small) fee is asked for using it.
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    August 21, 2016|
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    Response from Mick B | Reviewed this property |
    Shining view is about 10 minutes walk from a metro station near to the city centre. The shopping centre is 5 minutes walk. There are at least 3 great restaurants in the immediate vicinity of Shining view. The guys who manage... More
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    "Good pillows recommended."
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    "Go for a room with a river veiw."
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    "go for the two bedroom with a balcony"
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    "stunning views on the river side, sadly no balcony on top floors."
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