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Casa do Cativo

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In the heart of the historical center of Porto, UNESCO heritage city, Marta and Olivier, Franco-Portuguese couple, welcome you to their 19th century guest house, with all the comforts of a hotel in a family atmosphere. Ideally located between San João Theatre, Sao Bento Station and Sé Cathedral, Casa do Cativo is the ideal starting point to discover the city. Monuments, port wine cellars, shops, transport, restaurants and bars are a walking distance from the house. The owners, Art and travel lovers who lived in several other countries before, will be delighted to meet and advise you during your stay. About the hosts: Marta, Portuguese native and interior designer, is married to Olivier, a French entrepreneur. Both Marta and Olivier used to live abroad (UK, Brazil, Mexico, Spain, China) and settled permanently in Marta’s city, Porto, 2 years ago.
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
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Refrigerator in room
Family Rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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This is one of the nicest and most stylish places I’ve every stayed and Marta and Olivier gave us a very warm welcome. They could not have done more to help us throughout our stay. The hotel is absolutely stunning but comfortable at the same time and is brilliantly located very
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Central location , beautiful restoration with spacious rooms and guest areas. Hosts Marta and Olivier very helpful as were breakfast staff. Swimming pool great to come back to after a day of sightseeing
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Our stay at Casa do Cativo exceeded all of our expectations. We had the best weekend at Marta and Olivier’s place! They upgraded our reservations when they found out we were a family to accommodate us all on the same floor. The rooms were very comfortable and exquisitely
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Response from casadocativo, Propriétaire at Casa do Cativo
Responded 22 Jan 2019
Dear Marilia, Thank you for your nice comment ! It was great to meet all of you, and always a pleasure to help as much as we can. Take good care ! Marta and Olivier
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We ended our honeymoon in Porto and stayed at Casa do Cativo. It was incredible and they treated up so well! The hotel itself is finished to perfection, and is only a short walk from some of the best parts of Porto. Could not recommend staying here more!
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Response from casadocativo, Propriétaire at Casa do Cativo
Responded 22 Jan 2019
Dear Matt, thank you for your review and your stay with us for such an occasion. All the best to you !
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I recently had the pleasure of spending two lovely nights at Casa do Cativo. My friend and I came on a girls’ weekend and we could not have been more pleased! You enter Casa do Cativo through a large, plain nondescript door but boy, will you be surprised when you see what’s
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Response from casadocativo, Propriétaire at Casa do Cativo
Responded 22 Jan 2019
Thank you for your nice comment ! It was indeed a great pleasure to share this time with both of you. Take good care !
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What time is breakfast
Thank you for your interest in Casa do Cativo. The Breakfast is usually served between 9am and 11am. We can do some exception according to guest needs.
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"First floor has has access by lift and nice street outlook"
"amazing decoration"
"Every room is amazing!"
"All rooms are quiet but the Apartment is very spacious and ideal for a family or 2 couples."
"Front rooms overlook the city, but some of the back ones have a small balcony overlooking the garden, pool and breakfast room"
US$101 - US$287 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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