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Urban apartment Casa da Portela in Porto

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Studio , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 3
Porto, Porto District, Northern Portugal
In the historic centre of Porto, classified World Heritage by UNESCO, this apartment has been fully rehabilitated. The building maintains its character respecting history.

It has a living room with double bed plus a sofa bed for one adult or two children, a kitchen and a full bathroom. It also has a balcony overlooking the typical orange roofs of Porto and the Clérigos Tower.

A minute walk from São Bento train station and subway station, near Avenida dos Aliados. Just a few minutes from Ribeira and beside the Porto Cathedral, being in this apartment is being in the centre of Porto and benefiting from a calm and at the same time all the areas of culture, entertainment and nightlife.

Free WiFi and air conditioning in the apartment.
Children under 6 are free when with two adults.
No damage deposit needed and no cleaning fees either.
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About the Owner, Maria Joao B
Languages spoken: German, Portuguese, English, French, Spanish
Calendar Updated: 2 days ago
Listed since : May 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 11 reviews and 1 property
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You can count on a permanent support throughout your stay.
I’m always contactable through email, SMS, whatsapp, phone.
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Listing #HL443332
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Excellent - based on 11 reviews
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English first
Carmarthenshire, United Kingdom
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158 reviews
103 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 February 2017 for a stay in December 2016

First of all it isn't far from the tram stop,there is a steep hill to get to the apartment and the building looks a bit run down,but once inside it has everything you need and a lovely little view from the window..When I say it has everything you need,Maria has this cupboard which is full of anything you may have...

Management response:

Thank you for your review and for referring the apartment string points: location, great view, hospitality,... Looking forward to hosting you again.


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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 18 September 2013 for a stay in August 2013
person found this review helpful

Management response:

Thank you, M., for your very nice review. This kind of words keep us going on! Thank you and come back again! Maria Joao


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Reviewed 31 July 2013 for a stay in July 2013

The apartment was perfect and Maria was very nice and helpful! The street of the apartment wasn't very nice nor clean, although it was near everything.

Management response:

Thank you,L.,for your comment. I hope to see you again soon in Porto and I'll tell the mayor about your comment on the street! :) Maria Joao


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  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (3)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
The apartment is suitable for 2 adults and two children (in this case children under 6 are free), or 3 adults . There is a double bed (for two) and a sofa bed (for two children or...
    1 Full bath
    1 Full
    1 Sofa
    1 Crib
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 2 nights
R 1 299
R 1 403
R 8 239
23 Mar 2018 -
5 Apr 2018
2 nights
R 1 462
R 9 598
21 Jun 2018 -
27 Jun 2018
2 nights
R 1 624
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30 Jun 2018 -
8 Oct 2018
2 nights
R 1 742
R 11 222
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to South African Rand and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Tourist Municipal Tax: R 30 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
One child under 6 will not be charged when with two adults.

A municipal tourist tax (€2 per overnight and per person, up to a maximum total value of €14) is due to the management of the apartment at check-in.
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About the neighbourhood
Porto is the second biggest city of Portugal. Close to the Atlantic and in the right bank of the Douro.
About 100 Km from the Douro Valley where port wine grapes are produced. Although produced at more than 100 Km away port wine gets its name from Porto.
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Francisco Sá Carneiro: 10.0 km
Railway: S. Bento: 0.1 km
At the airport take the METRO (Tube) (Line E - purple) to Trindade. Change to Line D - yellow - to São Bento. The apartment is just at a two minute walk.
I provide a shuttle service from the airport to the apartment. If you wish I'll book it for you.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 4.0 km.
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