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.
“Comfortable apartment with excellent views.”
other travellers have booked this property
River view 01
Bookings for this home are first-come, first served. Lock in your dates before they are gone
River view 01
View from terrace River view 02
Check Availability
Request to Book
Make Enquiry
Very good
36 reviews
River view 01
View from terrace
River view 02
Terrace
River view 03
Living area 01
Living area 02
Living area 03
Sofa bed
View from sofa
Kitchenet
Kitchenet 01
bed room
Bed room 01
Bed room´s balcony
Bath room
View from river 01
View from river 02
Ribeira area 01
View across river (from Gaia to Porto)
Gaia side (Oporto wine cellars area)
'Aliados'
Next to the Cathedral
Sun set Porto
This property is not available for these dates.
Don't give up! Enquire about other rentals just like this one that are available -
Show all rentals available
Overview
Condo/Apartment -
1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Porto, Porto District, Northern Portugal

Reviews from our community

Very good - based on 36 reviews
Write a Review

Reviews from our community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
English first
French first
German first
Italian first
Spanish first
Any
English first
Mike W
Norwich, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Comfortable apartment with excellent views.”
Reviewed 9 October 2017 for a stay in September 2017

Not central but close enough to all the important places. You will need to walk to see Porto at its best and, as its built on the steep sides of the river, there are plenty of hills.
The apartment is in a renovated block that has been redone to a high standard.
It had almost everything we needed and was comfortable throughout.
Mário ensured that we reached the apartment safely and were made aware where the local supermarket was for supplies.

Your age range 65+
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Jeffrey S
1 review
“great times in a great place”
Reviewed 23 July 2017 for a stay in July 2017

We had a great time in Porto and Mario's warm welcome at the (non-central) Campana bus station and help in settling in at his apartment were a big part of that. We loved the apartment, adored the easy access to lovely beaches via the 500 bus that passes by its door, were pleasantly surprised to discover a brand-new, ultra-modern laundromat next door, exulted in a splendid run along the Douro again by just stepping outside that SAME door.... our ONLY (very slight) problem was a lack of sheets for the bed, but we figure that there must have been some sort of one-time oversight/confusion in that regard. A GREAT place from which to explore a fascinating old city, and the four flights of stairs are really NOT that bad at all -- you even get to observe some very interesting rock formations on the way up!!

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
portsmout...
Totnes, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Outstanding apartment with fantastic views of the Douro river and beyond.”
Reviewed 18 May 2017 for a stay in May 2017

We were met at the airport by the owner, Mario. He spoke great English & pointed out places of interest on the way to the apartment. Having explained about things we needed to know within the apartment, he left us to settle in. The apartment was spacious and light together with being well equipped with all mod cons(minus a toaster!!). Sitting out on the balcony with a glass of port watching the world go by was very relaxing. The location of the apartment was great. The No 500 bus which takes you up the coast towards the beaches passes the apartment as does the tram into the Ribiera district. Also, the red open top sight seeing bus stop is only a 10 minute walk either way. It was only a 12-15 minute walk to where the action was to. Porto was a lovely city with plenty of things to see and do. Thanks again Mario. Hope to see you again some time.

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Management Response
29 May 2017
I´m glad you´ve enjoyed so much your staying in Porto and thank you for your nice review.
Hope to hear from you again in a near future.

Best wishes, Mário
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Mandy5711
Surrey UK
2 reviews
“Lovely compact apartment overlooking the river”
Reviewed 3 May 2017 for a stay in April 2017

Great apartment for 2 in a lovely position near the old town and Gaia for the port houses. Mario was a great host and unexpectedly met us at the airport and took us to the apartment as he was in the vicinity. The apartment was clean, well laid out and all we could have wished for a long weekend in the city. As stated there is no lift and you will need to climb to the fourth floor, not a problem for us and the views more than made up for the climb. Local supermarket within walking distance. Would definitely recommend this place

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Lesley O
Sydney, Australia
Level 2 Contributor
9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Sunny apartment with fabulous view”
Reviewed 5 October 2016 for a stay in September 2016
3
people found this review helpful

The view is irresistible of course! The location also works well - old town charm and in walking distance of transport, shops, restaurants, laundrette and main Porto sights. The apartment is modern, airy ( with terraces front and back) and Mario is a very helpful host. He collected us from the train station and responded promptly with local knowledge when we contacted him. The apartment is on the fourth floor (hence great view) and stairs could be challenging for older people with luggage. Mario assisted with this when welcoming us to the apartment.
We enjoyed our six days in Porto very much.

Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Management Response
5 Oct 2016
Thank you Lesley for your kind comment.
I´m much glad you´ve enjoyed your staying.
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Enter dates for more accurate prices
2 guests
Adults2
Children0
Apply
Do you own a holiday 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 enquiry to check-out – even while you're on the go.
Trusted by travellers
With millions of reviews and protected online payments, TripAdvisor helps travellers book your home with confidence.
Set up your free listing