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Design House in Historic Centre! FREE WIFI

People4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 430 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

2 - 4 persons

My Oporto House is part of a restored building dated 1850, which is classified by UNESCO as World Heritage!

It's located in the heart of historic Oporto city centre, in Douro riverside quarter known as Ribeira, surrounded by the most beautiful and important sights of the city like Palace of Bolsa (Stock Exchange Palace), S João Novo Palace, Dom Fernando Wall, S Francisco Church, Palace of Arts, Hard Club, Douro and Port Wines Institute, House of Henry - The Navigator, Ribeira riverside area, Dom Luis I Eiffel bridge and Port Wine Cellars.

In this quarter, you can stroll around the narrow twisting streets, enjoy the colorful facades of the houses, once painted once tiled, taste the most tipical food in busy 'tascas' or restaurants or take party in one of the most lively bars in Ribeira or 'Galerias de Paris'!

Despite its prime location, the house is situated in a very quiet and silent place, so the guests can have a good nights!

Outside the apartment, within walking distance there is a Bus stop, a Taxi terminal, a Porto Tram City Tour stop, a Bus City Tour stop, Guindais funicular, Douro's boat cruises, a Car park, Shops, Supermarket, a Police Station, a Municipal Tourism Office, Restaurants, Bars all you need in one place!

The apartment is 20 minutes by car from Sá Carneiro Airport and five minutes walking distance from train and Metropolitan Station San Bento.

More Details

Owner
Isabel Vieira
Member since: 2012
Speaks English, French, Spanish, Portuguese
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
23 May, 2017

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Porto in Porto

Property Type:
  • apartment (terraced)
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 430 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4 ...
  • Max. adults: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 18 ...
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed ...
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Check-In and Check-Out time: Could be very flexible, if house isn't rented for the same day. Please send a request.
Location Type:
  • beach
  • city centre
  • near the sea
  • town
  • village
  • waterfront
Theme:
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Basic Soaps
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking On Street
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
  • Roomy bathroom.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 2 Sofa bed/Futon
  • Open-space apartment with a pleasant bedroom for 2 people and living room with 2 more beds.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • Books for Kids
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Veranda
Suitability:
  • not suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • surfing
Notes:
Baby crib on request, without additional charge, up to 2 years old. Expressly forbidden to smoke inside the apartment. Please be kindly and smoke on the balcony, while enjoying beautiful views! Thank you!

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(19 traveller reviews)

Design House in Historic Centre! FREE WIFI
average rating of 4.8421054 based on 19 reviews
5

Isabel is a wonderful hostess and her white house

  • 5 of 5

Isabel is a wonderful hostess and her white house is a perfect location. Clean, functional and looks exactly like the photos. We will return and will be recommending to friends and family.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 30, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Garson, Ontario
5

Wow

  • 5 of 5

A lovely place to stay in Porto. Thank you Isabel for greeting us on our arrival. You were wonderful. Your White House apartment is in a perfect location in addition to being in a quiet, very friendly neighbourhood. Had everything we needed. After a day of wandering it always felt good to come home. I'm saying home, because that's how it felt. We were there for too short of a time. 4 days was not enough. The reviews we read before booking were accurate and very helpful to us choosing where to stay. We highly recommend your apt and Porto. Loved being there!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 22, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4 0
Edmonton, Alberta
5

Lovely

  • 5 of 5

This beautiful, clean, well equipped apartment, was the nicest we stayed in during our 3 week travels. It was bright, the bed comfortable and a quiet neighbourhood in the centre of everything. The little store right next door was especially handy for picking up a bottle of wine, or something for breakfast. The clothes washer was especially handy for light packers. Isabel was great to communicate with, and was there waiting for us upon arrival. We would definitely stay there again, and would highly recommend. Loved Porto!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 8, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fabulous

  • 5 of 5

A fabulous choice in a very beautiful city. The owner Isabel was so easy to work with throughout our experience. Emails were answered promptly prior to our stay. she had a great list of restaurants and other travel information for us when we arrived. She even for a small fee took us to the airport to continue our travels. How convenient! lovely lovely person. The place was spotless, with a large bathroom, great shower, full kitchen with a washer. A great location that was minutes from the train station (we walked there with large suitcases), minutes from the water and tons of restaurants. It was easy to return for a rest and/ or a change of clothes and more touring. Very quiet street with loads of friendly people. Would definitely return. Oh and the bread, butter and water was a great touch when we arrived......thanks again Isabel for sharing your home with us

  • Review Submitted: Aug 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely flat in the heart of the Ribeira!

  • 5 of 5

Before even coming to Portugal, the owner had shared her recommendations for the surrounding city of Porto. She made sure we knew exactly where to go and ensured to meet us to give us a tour and the keys - welcoming us with bottled water, a loaf of bread and butter! Parking was not possible on the street, but a parking area 100m away for 20€ daily was safe and convenient. The flat is quite central to many tourist attractions - for example Palacio da Bolsa is just down the street and around the corner! It is also just up from the river and the many riverside bars, restaurants and the river cruises. The owner made dinner reservations for us for each night of our stay and she kept in touch with us daily to ensure there was nothing further we needed. When there was a need, she responded promptly and was so kind. If we return to Porto, we would definitely use this flat again and recomend it to friends and family!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Excellent choix

  • 5 of 5

Tout était tel que défini. Propre, bien équipé et à proximité des points d'intérêt de Porto. Propriétaire très disponible et s'assure que votre séjour soit des pkus apprécié. Avons facilement trouvé de bons restaurants à distance de marche. Je recommande sans hésiter. Merci Isabel

  • Review Submitted: Jun 23, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
20 Kilometres
Francisco Sá Carneiro Airport
Nearest Barpub
20 Metres
Plenty at the area (Hard Club)
Nearest Train
400 Metres
São Bento Station
Nearest Restaurant
50 Metres
Plenty at the area
Nearest Beach
6 Kilometres
Praia da Luz - Foz
Car: not necessary

DESIGN HOUSE IN OPORTO HISTORICAL CENTRE!

FREE WIFI

2 to 4 pax

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Porto, North Portugal

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
 
Spring Season
16 Apr 2017 - 31 May 2017
2 night minimum stay
£89
for 2 nights
From
£45
From
£53
Fri,Sat
£307
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest
 
Mid Season
1 Jun 2017 - 21 Jun 2017
2 night minimum stay
£106
for 2 nights
From
£53
£341
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest
 
SÃO JOÃO PARTY
22 Jun 2017 - 24 Jun 2017
3 night minimum stay
£265
for 3 nights
From
£88
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £23 per night, per additional guest
 
Mid Season
25 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
2 night minimum stay
£106
for 2 nights
From
£53
£341
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest
 
High Season
1 Jul 2017 - 31 Jul 2017
2 night minimum stay
£123
for 2 nights
From
£61
£371
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest
 
Peak Season
1 Aug 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
2 night minimum stay
£141
for 2 nights
From
£71
From
£80
Fri,Sat
£430
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £14 per night, per additional guest
 
Red Bull Air Race
2 Sep 2017 - 3 Sep 2017
2 night minimum stay
£160
for 2 nights
From
£80
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest
 
High Season
4 Sep 2017 - 15 Sep 2017
2 night minimum stay
£123
for 2 nights
From
£61
£371
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest
 
Mid Season
16 Sep 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
2 night minimum stay
£106
for 2 nights
From
£53
£341
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest
 
Winter Season
1 Oct 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
2 night minimum stay
£89
for 2 nights
From
£45
From
£53
Fri,Sat
£307
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest
 
Winter Season
1 Nov 2017 - 28 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
£89
for 2 nights
From
£45
£307
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest
 
NEW YEAR
29 Dec 2017 - 1 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£265
for 3 nights
From
£88
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £42 per night, per additional guest
 
Winter Season
2 Jan 2018 - 9 Feb 2018
2 night minimum stay
£89
for 2 nights
From
£45
£307
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest
 
Carnival 2018
10 Feb 2018 - 13 Feb 2018
3 night minimum stay
£212
for 3 nights
From
£71
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £14 per night, per additional guest
 
Winter Season
14 Feb 2018 - 28 Mar 2018
2 night minimum stay
£89
for 2 nights
From
£45
£307
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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