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Alma-da-Casa - dream apartment with private garden

People4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 581 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Decorated by an art lover, this one bedroom apartment belongs to a fully refurbished building, located on Rua do Almada, in the heart of Porto.

It has a fully equipped kitchenette, a living room with sofa bed for two extra guests and a private terrace / garden.

The street is quiet but is within walking distance of all the hubbub of downtown.

Major tourist attractions such as the Clérigos Tower, San Francisco Church, Lello Bookstore and UNESCO World Heritage are within walking distance, as are the main restaurants, bars and shops.

Within five minutes walking distance you will also find a supermarket, pharmacy and several car parks, as well as the central station of the "Trindade" with direct connection to the airport.

Equipment / amenities:

Free Internet

LCD (Cable TV)

Air conditioning

Fridge

Cooker

Microwave

Dishwasher (detergent included)

Coffee machine (coffee included)

Electric kettle (tea included)

Starter pack (olive oil, salt, pepper)

Egyptian cotton linens

Towels and bathrobes

Shampoo, shower gel, body cream and soap (Castelbel brand)

Hair dryer

Electric towel rail

Iron / ironing board (on request)

Welcome drink

Maps and guides of the city

More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2016
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English, French, Spanish, Portuguese
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
15 September, 2018

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment around the Porto around the Municipality of Porto

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 581 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00 / Check-out: 12:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
Location Type:
  • city centre
  • town
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Garden
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • churches
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • restaurants

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(11 traveller reviews)

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Alma-da-Casa - dream apartment with private garden
average rating of 4.7272725 based on 11 reviews
5

A most enjoyable stay

  • 5 of 5

The property was just as described. It was clean and well equipped. We received a warm and friendly reception and were given recommendations for sight seeing and restaurants. Patricia was extremely helpful and was only a phone call away.

The only thing I would improve upon, as we had a late arrival at 10.30 p.m, would be a small welcome box as we were unable to get to a supermarket until the next morning. If we'd had an earlier arrival the welcome box would be unnecessary as the supermarket is just around the corner.

The apartment is very well situated for sightseeing in Porto and we were able to walk to most of the attractions. The metro and busses are close by if you wish to travel further.

  • Review Submitted: 10-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Washington, DC
5

Great property and location

  • 5 of 5

The apartment was just right for my husband and I. Restaurants for dinner are just a short block or two from the apartment. Sarah welcomed us and provides great recommendations for dinner and how to get around the city. The apartment was very clean and had a balcony. Too bad we didn't get to use it.

  • Review Submitted: 01-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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San Francisco, California USA/Barcelona, Spain
5

I love this charming apartment!

  • 5 of 5

I stayed for 3 nights in the charming apartment and I would do so again. I like the location and the place is just wonderful and the outdoor terrace is beautiful. Everything worked and the WiFi signal was great. Add plus for so much art on the walls. And Sara, the woman who gave us an orientation, is a gem. She gave us some good tips for restaurants and other things to do and see in Porto.

  • Review Submitted: 20-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

very clean and tidy. great location close to everything.

  • 5 of 5

Marta who met us at the property was very friendly and knowledgeable. Gave us ideas of places to visit and where to find the nearest supermarket. Apartment was extremely well thought out. It has all you need to have a pleasant stay in Porto.

  • Review Submitted: 05-Feb-2017
  • Date of Stay: January 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much, Jennifer! Your were great guests and we hope you come back soon :)
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5

Amazing apartment with little garden and patio

  • 5 of 5

We stayed 4 nights and love the little apartment that is almost an art gallery with all the pictures on the wall, it is close to everything and easy walking to most of the interesting places and the river. Marta is also a special person as she spent some time with us showing us where to go on the maps and what to do and where to eat . Thanks Marta. Highly recommended

  • Review Submitted: 12-Oct-2016
  • Date of Stay: October 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much! Muito obrigada :)
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4

Excellent location, well kept and clean property, comfortable with all facilities.

  • 4 of 5

The welcome we recieved was good and Marta was very informative.The location was what we were looking for easy access from the airport on the metro and much of what we wanted to see in Porto in walking distance. Also a good range of restaurants and bars in the local vacinity.

The apartment was much as we expected and was well maintained.The bed was comfortable which was good and it was nice having an outdoor area for sitting out in.

The only downside was that the upstairs neighbours walked around a lot and the floor insulation did not seem to be that good, but as we were only there for a week and out a lot of the time it was not a real problem.

Overall we enjoyed our stay in Porto and the apartment. I would recommend it.

  • Review Submitted: 08-Oct-2016
  • Date of Stay: September 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind comment and sorry for the neighbours upstairs..it' s not usual.. :)
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Location

Car: not necessary

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment around the Porto,

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£133
for 2 nights
From
£67
From
£75
Fri,Sat
£444
£1,775
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £133.14

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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