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GARDEN HOUSE - Historical Center - Garage

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1 bedroom
1 bathroom
3 guests
Minimum stay varies
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The house has an excellent location in the heart of Porto, in the interestig neighborhood of Fine Arts, with its very characteristic ambience, that offers traditional and alternative trade, and traditional Portuguese cuisine, forested, and where there are relevant examples of architecture of the city. Implanted in the lush and exotic garden of a house of the late nineteenth century, this house allows you to enjoy a refined and relaxing atmosphere in the city center.The building of contemporary architecture has privacy in relation to the main house, with its own garden, separated entrance, and garage access. The house consists of glazed spaces over the garden, with living room, one bedroom with a comfortable double bed, kitchenette and bathroom. Sliding panels allow you to isolate the area...The house has an excellent location in the heart of Porto, in the interestig neighborhood of Fine Arts, with its very characteristic ambience, that offers traditional and alternative trade, and traditional Portuguese cuisine, forested, and where there are relevant examples of architecture of the city. Implanted in the lush and exotic garden of a house of the late nineteenth century, this house allows you to enjoy a refined and relaxing atmosphere in the city center.The building of contemporary architecture has privacy in relation to the main house, with its own garden, separated entrance, and garage access. The house consists of glazed spaces over the garden, with living room, one bedroom with a comfortable double bed, kitchenette and bathroom. Sliding panels allow you to isolate the area where the living room has confortable sofa bed for two people (1,45 x 2,05), making this space a second bedroom, independent of the dining area, and making the house able to accommodate 4 people very. The silence and tranquility of these spaces are secured by double glazing. Fully equipped kitchen including ceramic hob, fridge, dishwasher, microwave, toaster, grill, coffee machine, electric kettle, etc. And in the house there is also a washing machine and vacuum cleaner, LCD TV 26 ' ( Euronews, CNN, BBC, BBC Movie, Euro Sport, AXN, FOX, Discovery, Mezzo, etc) and wi-fi available. We offer fresh fruits, milk, bread, Portuguese cheese and wine for consumption on arrival free. On the floor above the house extends the large glass brick wall of the garage, which is for the use of renters. The tranquility of the house, with contemporary design, subtle and diverse lighting, Portuguese antique pieces and connection to the garden with Koi fish pond and birds, provide a unique experience. Supermarket, pharmacy, bank and ATM within 150 mts.Good transport links, bus stop at 50 meters, Underground Station 'Campo 24 de Agosto' (direct line to the airport) at 100 meters, and 800 meters to Campanhã Train Station and to São Bento Train Station. If you arrive by car we have garage with direct access to the garden at your disposal. If you arrive by plane, at the airport take the metro and get off at station 'Campo 24 de Agosto' in the center. Once in 'Campo 24 de Agosto' square, go to the street lined with tall trees, which is the Duque de Saldanha Street, where the house is in less than 100 mts. If you arrive by train take the metro beside the train station. Tourist License / Licencia de turismo N °: 29424/ALMore
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About the Owner
Jorge C
Languages spoken:Portuguese, English, French, Spanish
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:November 2013
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We live right next door and we are always the ones who receive our guests because we are happy to give you useful information about the city and our recommendations so that you have a great stay!
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Reviewed November 17, 2018

Good location, beautifully decorated . The owner’s sister met us and was very helpful and fun! Definitely better for two not three.

Date of stay: October 2018
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Reviewed October 22, 2016

We had a lovely week in Porto - despite the wet weather - and were so glad to have this great place to stay and such a welcoming team of people. Jorge had already recommended a couple of restaurants whilst Isabel who met us on...More

Date of stay: October 2016
1  Thank Kjsjls
Management response:Responded October 22, 2016

Thank you so much Katherine! We are happy that you have enjoyed your stay at Garden Apartment! It was a pleasure for us to receive you and to share the beautiful city of Porto! It is with great affection that we take care of the...More

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Reviewed February 5, 2016

Firstly I have to say that Jorge and his mother are both fantastic people and made every effort to make sure that my partner and I had a brilliant trip to Porto. Jorge has excellent knowledge generally and a few minutes chat with him will...More

Date of stay: February 2016
1  Thank Globalnomad1
Management response:Responded February 6, 2016

Thank you so much James and Ashi! You are very friendly, and great guests! We hope to have the pleasure to receive you again! Best wishes, Alice and Jorge

Reviewed September 9, 2014

We loved this location! The house is great, with a very unique architecture and decoration, modern and exquisite, with a glassed wall over the garden of exotic plants and fish ponds. The small collection of classic cars exposed in the garage where we parked our...More

Date of stay: September 2014
2  Thank r0germs
Management response:Responded February 6, 2016

A big thank you Allie and Roger! We are happy that you have enjoyed! Hope to see you again! Best wishes!

Reviewed October 13, 2018
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Date of stay: October 2018
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Towels Provided
Private Yard
Ceiling Fans
Hairdryer
TV
Shared Yard
City Getaway
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Secure Parking
Garage
Internet Access
VCR
Toaster
Stove
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Local Guides/Maps
Blender
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Iron
Stereo System
Microwave
Balcony
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Terrace
Patio
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About the neighborhood
Located in the interestig neighborhood of Fine Arts School, with a very characteristic ambience, that offers traditional and alternative trade, and traditional Portuguese cuisine. Supermarket, pharmacy, bank and ATM within 100 mts.
Getting around
At 5-minute walk from S. Lázaro Garden, the oldest city garden, with terraces and restaurants, from Café Magestic in St. Catarina Street, and from the amazing Bolhão market.
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