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Lovely Duplex in the historical center of Oporto - High Standing

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 125 m²
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

2 Bedrooms Apartment, in the historical center of Oporto, with fantastic views

2 Bedrooms Duplex Apartment, enterely renovated in a classified historical building, with very high standing, located in the heart of the historical city of Oporto, with unforgettable views on the Dom Luis Bridge, Douro River from one side, and Palacio da Bolsa, Sao Francisco Church and Infante Dom Henrique Square from the other side.

This apartment is located on the last and 5th floor of a building with an elevator. This building is known as Baron Forrester has spent some time leaving there.

Joseph James Forrester devoted a part of his life in a laborious survey of the River Douro, with a view of improvement of its navigation and a separte map of the port Wine districts, reprinted in England in 1852 by order of a select committee of the House of Commons. He was created Baron de Forrester for life in 1855 by the crown of Portugal, made knight commander of the orders of Christ and Isabella la Catolica, and received the cross of chevalier of various orders of his adopted country.

This Duplex is a real unique diamond in the historical center, with 2 Suites with 2 balconies, one in front of the Infante Dom Henrique Square and the other in front of the Dom Luis Bridge.

This apartment is completely equipped, you will spend fantastic and unforgettable vacations and you will be part of the History of Oporto. Come to visit Oporto and spend nice time in our apartment!

More Details

Property Manager
Marc Jan
Member since: 2007
Speaks english, french, german, spanish, portuguese, polish
Response time
Within an hour
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
29 April, 2017

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment rental in Porto, Portugal

Property Type:
  • apartment (terraced)
  • floor 5
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 125 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • City Centre
  • Town
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Elevator
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • - toilet , shower enclosure
    - toilet , bath with shower , bidet
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • - 2 single bed
    - 1 extra lg. double bed
    - 1 sofa bed/futon
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
Suitability:
  • long term rentals available
  • limited accessibility
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • outlet shopping

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(41 traveller reviews)

Lovely Duplex in the historical center of Oporto - High Standing
average rating of 4.878049 based on 41 reviews
Toronto, Onyario, Canada
5

Great location and very nice apartment

  • 5 of 5

We had a great experience in Porto. The apartment was great and the location was ideal.Marc was there to greet us upon our arrival and gave us all the information we needed.If we are ever in Porto again we would definitely stay at Marc's apartment.

Clare

  • Review Submitted: Feb 27, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Many thanks for all Hope to see you again soon Regards Marc
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4

Very good apartment in ideal location

  • 4 of 5

For our first time in Porto it was great to stay somewhere with a lovely view over the river (from the bedroom) and within walking distance of sights. Weather was chilly so good to be able to have heating on. Apartment was comfortable and modern with plenty of storage. We enjoyed our stay and appreciated being able to check out later than normal due to late flight home.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 20, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Marc
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Charlevoix
5

Wonderful

  • 5 of 5

We loved it. The two negatives were that there was no clothes washing machine and seagulls were noisy at night. We would return on our next visit. Fantastic view and great location.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 5, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Many thanks for the review! Unfortunately the seagulls are part of Porto city. They are everywhere! Hope to welcome you again soon
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5

Wonderful apartment and great location

  • 5 of 5

Two couples traveling to Porto for the first time Apartment was centrally located very comfortable for both couples lots of room great view from the balcony and terrace. We do like to cook when we travel and this apartment did not have enough cooking

  • Review Submitted: Oct 18, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks! We provide basic cooking instruments. Of course if needed we can provide specific cooking instruments that you may request. Regards Marc
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5

Awesome apartment, well maintained, clean and in a great neighborhood.

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time in Porto and really loved the apartment amenities and location. The two restaurants across the street were excellent for dinner and drinks. Shopping is so close with great prices. Ana is so very nice and our transition into and out of Porto was seamless. Highly recommend this property.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 10, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks!
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Melbiurne
5

Perfect in every Way

  • 5 of 5

This is one of the most beautiful apartments we've stayed in. Stunning views, lovely fixtures and fittings, great location. Marc and Nancy (housekeeper) were excellent yo deal with. Can't wait to chime back

  • Review Submitted: Sep 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks!
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Map

Nearest Airport
17 Kilometres
Oporto Airport
Nearest Barpub
5 Metres
Nearest Ferry
10 Kilometres
Porto
Nearest Train
500 Metres
Sao Bento
Nearest Motorway
2 Kilometres
A1
Nearest Restaurant
1 Metres
Nearest Beach
7 Kilometres
Matosinhos
Car: not necessary

You are located in the historical center of the city of Oporto, near the Ribeira Area, with fantastic view of the River Douro, Dom Luis Brigde and the whole city historical center of Oporto. You are nearby the Palacio da Bolsa, the Sao Francisco Church and in front you have the Infante Dom Henrique Square.

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday apartment in Porto, Portugal

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Moyenne
28 Feb 2017 - 30 Apr 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$146
From
A$153
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
A$1,020
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add A$22 per night, per additional guest
 
Haute
1 May 2017 - 1 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$160
From
A$168
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
A$1,122
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add A$22 per night, per additional guest
 
Moyenne
2 Oct 2017 - 10 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$146
From
A$153
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
A$1,020
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add A$22 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
A$160
From
A$168
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
A$1,122
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add A$22 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Frais de Menage final A$109.31

Caution de 200€ à payer en liquide au moment de la remise des clés
Security deposit of 200€ cash due during the check in

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 90 days before arrival date.
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