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Almond Biscuit Apartment

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1 bedroom
1 bathroom
3 guests
3 nights minimum
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The sweetest apartment in town! The Almond Biscuit apartment is on top of one of the oldest Pastry Shops in Porto center (Confeitaria Primar - started 1946), where you can have your breakfast included on the price. It is also part of a restored building dated 1830, classified by UNESCO as World Heritage! It his now a completely renovated apartment , keeping the beautiful architecture details that makes the building so special and unique. Large, charming and sunny space with 50m2. A large bed room and a sofa-bed convertible on the living room makes it a comfortable place for 2 where can accommodate 3. If you need a baby bed (till 6 m) please ask us. Big bathroom. Linen and bed sheets are provide. Kitchen with fridge/freezer, stove and microwave. With the necessary equipment for cook...The sweetest apartment in town! The Almond Biscuit apartment is on top of one of the oldest Pastry Shops in Porto center (Confeitaria Primar - started 1946), where you can have your breakfast included on the price. It is also part of a restored building dated 1830, classified by UNESCO as World Heritage! It his now a completely renovated apartment , keeping the beautiful architecture details that makes the building so special and unique. Large, charming and sunny space with 50m2. A large bed room and a sofa-bed convertible on the living room makes it a comfortable place for 2 where can accommodate 3. If you need a baby bed (till 6 m) please ask us. Big bathroom. Linen and bed sheets are provide. Kitchen with fridge/freezer, stove and microwave. With the necessary equipment for cooking during a short stay. Balcony where you can enjoy a fantastic view from one of the most beautiful squares in Porto city, either is a sunny day or a typical Porto´s fog day! Free wifi. Portable speaker that allows listening to music from smart phone, tablet and laptop. We don´t have television. Instead we provide good books. Same are city guides that you can use to get to know Porto. The Almond Biscuit is a charming and beautiful apartment located in the heart of historic Porto city. From the balcony you can admire the famous Praça dos Leões, Igreja do Carmo and Igreja das Carmelitas and you can also spot the famous Lello Bookshop on your right. The Tower of Clérigos and the Portuguese Center of Photography are on your backside. The quartier is not only surround by monuments, but also great restaurants, shops and traditional grocery's. A few 5 minutes walking from the Arts quartier Miguel Bombarda and 2 minutes walking from the quarter Galerias de Paris full of trendy bars and the heart of Porto night spot. During weekends the quartier is full of street markets where you can find a little of every thing! You can also take a beautiful 20 minutes walking till the riverside – Ribeira. Several bus stop, included tourist bus, are just across the street and 10 minutes walking distance from subway and train station São Bento. We will be waiting for you when you arrive to give you the keys and to help you with whatever you need. Tourist License / Licencia de turismo N °: 5622ALMore
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
An ID will be requested upon arrival Respect the rules of silence. No noise allowed after 10:00 p.m.
Bathrooms
1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Elisa B
Languages spoken:English, Spanish, French, Portuguese
Response Rate:92%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2014
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Reviewed March 15, 2020

My husband and I booked this guest house to escape the winter in northern New York State. We stayed for six weeks and truly enjoyed the experience. The house is over a pastry shop both run by Luis and Elisa. They have a wonderful staff...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Mariam V
Reviewed April 22, 2019

A perfect apartment in so many ways: location, views from apartment, welcome hospitality, breakfast and of course the apartment itself. Love the attention to detail - particularly the almond biscuits on arrival.

Date of stay: April 2019
Thank Mrs Jane C
ConfeitariaPrimar, VR Owner at Almond Biscuit Apartment, responded to this reviewResponded May 5, 2019

Thank you!!!

Reviewed June 8, 2018

Excellent large apartment in great location in Porto. Check in was easy, Luis was very helpful. Complimentary breakfast at Primar bakery was outstanding. Wi fi worked well. Bed was comfortable....pillow was not. Overall a great stay.

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank Moracc
Reviewed March 7, 2018

We really enjoyed our stay in the Almond biscuit apartment. It is in a great location with a fantastic view over the old church and square. There is a little noise from outside but just have a few more glasses of the lovely Portuguese wine.The...More

Date of stay: March 2018
Thank Mr Steven B
ConfeitariaPrimar, VR Owner at Almond Biscuit Apartment, responded to this reviewResponded March 20, 2018

Thank you!! Loved the noise/drink One more glass!!!

Reviewed December 5, 2017

The apartment itself was lovely .comfortable bed, nice bathroom. Good kitchen spacious lounge area with a lovely french balcony. Elisa kindly left a bottle of wine for us and some Almond Biscuits...a nice touch. Breakfast downstairs in the Cafe was excellent. Food and service were...More

Date of stay: October 2017
1  Thank jollyjoyce
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Reviewed December 4, 2017

Great location, apartment clean and well presented. Owners couldn't be more friendly and helpful. Breakfast first-class. The only slight issue was noise on some nights (mostly Saturday), but that isn't the fault of the apartment and I think you will probably get that anywhere in...More

Date of stay: November 2017
2  Thank Lee G
Reviewed July 16, 2017

All the previous fantastic reviews were accurate. Great apartment, great location, Instead of the owners who were on holiday we had Elisa's brother Carlos and his wife Patricia as our hosts, Well, what can I say about Carlos? he was a star!!! so helpful so...More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank borderlass2015
ConfeitariaPrimar, VR Owner at Almond Biscuit Apartment, responded to this reviewResponded July 30, 2017

Thank you so much! Hope to have you at our home again!

Reviewed July 6, 2017

If you are visiting Porto look no further as this apartment is in the perfect location for seeing all of the beautiful hidden gems that this city has to offer on foot. You will be surrounded by history, excellent restaurants, shops, bars and even nightlife....More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank mcsmithy1959
ConfeitariaPrimar, VR Owner at Almond Biscuit Apartment, responded to this reviewResponded July 18, 2017

Thank you so much! It was a pleasure to have you at our home!

Reviewed April 20, 2017

We absolutely loved the Almond Biscuit apartment! It was clean, well-equipped and very spacious. Elisa met us and quickly checked us in. Checkout was also very quick and low pressure. Breakfast in the family-owned bakery on the ground floor was something we looked forward to...More

Date of stay: April 2017
1  Thank nicoletravels22
Reviewed March 22, 2017

Luis and the staff of Primar were very helpful and friendly :) The apartment was very clean, comfortable, with a very, very nice view! Breakfast was delicious. I ate there the best toasts ever :) It spend a very nice time in Porto. Thank you!

Date of stay: March 2017
Thank Przemek J
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Air Conditioning
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Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Cable/satellite TV
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City Getaway
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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