We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Historic Oporto Apartment

View from window to D. Luis bridge
Bookings for this home are first-come, first served. Lock in your dates before they are gone
View from window to D. Luis bridge
View from Port Wine ‘Caves’ to Oporto UNESCO Cruises visit Porto
Check Availability
Request to Book
Make Inquiry
5.0 of 5 bubbles
16 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)
This property is not available for these dates.
Don't give up! Inquire about other rentals just like this one that are available -
Show all rentals available
Condo/Apartment -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 5
Porto, Porto District, Northern Portugal
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.<BR><BR>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.<BR><BR>Oporto is famous... Read more
About the Owner, José C
Languages spoken: Portuguese, English, French, Spanish
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : Jan 2008
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 16 reviews and 1 property
Contact Owner See more properties
Listing #HL45623 by: Holiday Lettings
Reviews from our community
 of 5 bubbles
5 of 5 bubbles Excellent - based on 16 reviews
Write a Review

Reviews from our community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Mississauga, Canada
Level Contributor
6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago for a stay in September 2016

As first time visitors to Portugal, we elected to stay in Porto, Lagos & Lisbon. Porto was first on our itinerary and we were extremely happy with our apartment overlooking the Ribeira District. Our hosts Fernando & Olga picked us up at the airport, gave us a tour of the apt., provided loads of information on sites to see, things...

Level Contributor
7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2014 for a stay in July 2014
people found this review helpful

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....

Level Contributor
14 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 27, 2014 for a stay in April 2014
people 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...

  • 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
  • Pets Allowed:
  • Smoking Allowed:
  • Kid Friendly:
Show Rates

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
Default 3 nights
Oct 2, 2016 -
Nov 1, 2016
Medium season
3 nights
Nov 2, 2016 -
Dec 19, 2016
Low season
3 nights
Dec 20, 2016 -
Jan 4, 2017
High season
3 nights
View all periods
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.
Hide Rates
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,<BR>Cheap flights available with RYAN AIR but you can also fly TAP, BA, IBERIA, etc.,<BR>Car hire at the airport - Many,<BR>Underground run regulary between airport and town ( Airport to Oporto (Sao Bento) ). <BR>Take the red line in the airport and chance in Trindade for yellow line. Exit in Sao Bento.<BR>There are ALWAYS local taxis available - Approximate coast 25€<BR><BR>
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.
About this property
How do I know if the property is available?
First, check the Availability tab on this page to see if your dates are available. If they are, contact the owner via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox to confirm availability.
How can I contact the owner?
If the owner has provided contact information, you may contact him or her directly. If not, you can contact the owner via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox. This inbox is created after you send your first message or booking request to the owner
What if I don't hear back from the owner?
You can send another message via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox to check if the property is still available. If the owner has listed a phone number, you can also call to follow up. send inquiries to other properties. \n If you still don't hear from the owner, TripAdvisor recommends that you send inquiries to other properties.
How do I pay?
If the owner approves your stay, he or she will let you know which forms of payment are accepted. \n This owner does not currently accept payments via the TripAdvisor inbox.
Do you own a vacation rental? List it here.
Extra income
Earn money by renting out your home. With no up-front fees and no contract, you keep more for yourself.
Easy to manage
Confirm bookings in one click and track everything from inquiry to check-out – even while you're on the go.
Trusted by travelers
With millions of reviews and protected online payments, TripAdvisor helps travelers book your home with confidence.
Set up your free listing
Enter dates for more accurate prices
2 guests
Make Inquiry
50 travelers
viewed this property in the past week
Never pay for your vacation rental by wire transfer.
Learn more about paying safely.