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Santos o Velho, very spacious, confortable and central historic apartment

Sleeps13
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms1
Space 147 m²
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 6 nights

Overview

About the property

Ideal for big groups of friends, families or co-workers, com 5 quartos,2 wcs .

With an ideal location at the historic center, this apartment is at one of the most fashionable quartiers of Lisbon, near by the embassies, down town, with monuments, shops, restaurants, and the very buzzy night life, at 400 mts, at the new fasionable area of Cais do Sodré. The Chiado and Bairro Alto quartiers are only at 10/15 mn, walking distance.

As a residencial area, provides also the necessary security and rest.

The river shore is at 300mts, and it's a very pleasant area to walk, stay at esplanades and eat at numerous good restaurants of shellfish and seafood.

Boat cruises and nautic sports are also very viable at the river, as long as several very interesting museums visits, near by the river, as the Orient Museum, the Electricity Museum, the CCB Museum, the Horse Carriages Museum, the Royal Horse Arena, thr Presidencial Museum, the Belem Tower, the Marina, the Discoveries Monument, the Ieronimus Monastery, etc.

The cultural life of the city is also present with the proximity of several theaters and Opera House, at 10/15mn, walking distance, at Chiado quartier.

Public transports are also provided, with the buses, trams and táxis at the end of the street (50mts).

More Details

Owner
Maria Cristina Vidal
Member since: 2010
Speaks english, french, spanish, portuguese, italian, portuguese, spanish, french, italian and english.
Response time
Within a few hours
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
25 April, 2017

About Maria Cristina Vidal

My name is Maria Cristina Vidal, i was born in Lisbon and i love my city, where i studied History and Arts History, where i have some of my best friends and family. Nowadays , i live outside, at 25mn away.

Lisbon has an active lifestyle, but also light, cool, with many cultural offers and where we can be easily talking or take a walk with friends, near by the river or at any of the many nice gardens of the city.

The Expo area, the new orient zone, is perfect for all the open air activities, shopping, movies, and visits to the thematic pavillions, as the one of Knowlwdge and Science, and the great Oceanary, with some of the best aquatic world specimens.

Also by the rivershore, at 200mts straight away from the apartment, we can find all kind of activities, since nautic, at the Nautic Club in Belém, the sail boat trips, fishing, bycicles renting, segways, tuktuks, walks, horse cars, to the pleasure of enjoy a relaxing sunset, in one of the many splanades across the city, listening any world music, or a good fado , our national song, in one of the tipic fado 'houses', or at the Fado Museum, where we can also have dinner, listening some of our best interpreters.

Lisbon has a very rich cultural and architecture patrinomy,showing traces still from it's greek foundation, also from all the different and many civilazations that cross this land and left their mark, till its most glorious epoch, when Portugal open its frontiers and made a vast empire, in the five continents.

Despite all the big natural catastrophies, the city reborned from the ashes, keeping many of the traces from the earlier civilazations.

Despite the fantastic and well preserved historic center, Lisbon is also a very modern and vibrant capital, with all the newest technologies cultural life and health centers offers.

Maria Cristina Vidal purchased this apartment in 2002

Why Maria Cristina Vidal chose Lisbon City

It's one of the most pleasent courtyards of historical center, also near by the new hit night life fashion areas,(Pink Street, Docas, Cais do Sodré). It has also all the convenient stores aside, and the Chiado and Bairro Alto at 10/15mn. walking distance. The river shore is also at 200 mts away.

What makes this apartment unique

The building is an original prototype of the 'gaiola pombalina', a building technic appeared at the XVIII century, after the big earthquake in 1755, that destroied the most part of the city.

It has a lobby in stone, is spacious, with high ceilings, big door/windows with balconies, two original XVII century teil walls,wooden floors, and all the rest of materials are also original, even the glasses, hand made done.

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment rental in Bairro Alto, Portugal

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 147 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 13
  • smoking allowed ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • City Centre
  • Near The Ocean
  • Town
Theme:
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Fan
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Vacuum Cleaner
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer
  • Kettle
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Toilet 2 - toilet , bath with shower , bidet
    Shower room 1 - shower enclosure
  • Both of the bathrooms are complete, one with shower, another with bathtube, massage shower and bidé and both are open to the corridor and all the guests.
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 13
  • Bedroom 1 - 2 single bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 single bed , 1 child bed
    Bedroom 5 - 1 double bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 large double bed
  • It has 3 bedrooms with double beds, 1 bedroom with 2 single beds, 1 bedroom with 2 single beds and a single sofa bed, and 2 spear single beds, in case of groups bigger than 10 persons. There is also a baby cot with all the clothes necessary for babies and still a baby chair for meals.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • video player
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Loggia
Suitability:
  • long term rentals available
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • disco club
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • water sports
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Are provided to the guests all this offers: all the food for the first complete breakfast, fresh fruit from the season, 1 bottle of portuguese quality winw, 1 bottle of mineral water, all the basic products for cooking, for personal higiene, for house cleaning, cloths, first aids pharmacy. All this services are also provided : baby sitting, catering, private driver or táxi till 9 places, nurse, and tour walks or excursions, and it will be given a previous budget for each of these services.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(35 traveller reviews)

Santos o Velho, very spacious, confortable and central historic apartment
average rating of 4.857143 based on 35 reviews
5

Sejour très agréable

  • 5 of 5

Un week end entre amis très agréable dans l appartement de Christina.

L appartement est agréable avec ses 5 chambres avec une bonne literie, parfait pour 5 couples.

L accueil est très bon avec notamment tous les ingrédients pour un bon petit déjeuner (café, lait, Oeufs, jus de fruit, beurre, confiture, toasts etc) .

Un petit souci de douche qui a été réglé pendant notre séjour, des choses qui arrivent.

L appartement est bien placé pour visiter aisément la belle ville de Lisbonne.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 4, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: C etait un groupe d amis três sympathique et respectueur qui ont laisses l appartement en parfaites conditiions, ce que je remercie beaucoup. Ils seront toujours três bienvenus chez moi. Merci beaucoup.
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5

Appartement fonctionnel et bien situé

  • 5 of 5

Nous avons été très bien accueilli par Christina, le séjour c'est agréablement déroulé. Nous avons eu un léger problème mais Christina a été très réactive et a résolu le problème au plus vite. L'appartement est fonctionnel, dans un quartier calme et à proximité des transports en commun .Je recommande cet appartement pour un séjour entre amis ou en famille à Lisbonne.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 23, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: C'était un plaisir de recevoir ce groupe d'amis, qui étaient très sympa, respectueux et ont laissés l'appartement en très bon état. Tout était en parfaites conditions , ce que je remercie beaucoup, car je fait le possible pour proporcionner le meilleur séjour aux mes hôtes.
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4

Estupendo

  • 4 of 5

Piso muy acogedor estupendamente situado, muy céntrico. Maria Cristina es una fantástica anfitriona que nos dejó muchas cosas para desayunar como recibimiento. Por poner alguna pega, el agua de las duchas no tragaba bien

Repetiremos!

  • Review Submitted: Mar 23, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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5

Tudo óptimo

  • 5 of 5

Apartamento confortável com todas as comodidades para uma visita à cidade.

Foi nos deixado comida para pequeno almoço e a localização permite chegar a qualquer lado com muita facilidade. Obrigado

  • Review Submitted: Feb 12, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Obrigada ao grupo de amigos que ficaram em minha casa. Eram simpáticos e deixaram tudo em boas condições, o que eu agradeço muito. Serão sempre benvindos. I want to thank to the nice group of friends that stayed at my apartment. All very nice and they left everything in good conditions wich i apreciate very much. They will be always welcome.
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5

Authentique et sympa

  • 5 of 5

Très bon accueil un appartement très bien situé proche de la gare du métro du centre historique très beau quartier.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 8, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Merci ao gentil groupe de touristes qui a séjourné chez moi. Ils ont laissé l'appartement trés propre et en parfait état, ce que je remercie beaucoup. Vous serez toujour trés bien venue chez moi.
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5

como en casa

  • 5 of 5

Nuestra estadia en su casa fue muy buena. Nos resultó muy confortable tanto a zona como o conforto del apartamento. Esta muy bien equipada y muy limpa. También queremos agradecer a atención con las cosas que nos dejó para desayuno. Pasamos muy lindos dias. Gracias por su atención. Excelente opcion para recomendar.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 28, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Muchas gracias a todas las señoras que han estado en mi casa. Un grupo muy simpatico y alegre, muy respectador que dejáran todo muy limpio y listo. Las recomendo mucho también como huéspedes. Seran siempre bienvenidas.
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Map

Nearest Airport
10 Kilometres
Portela Airport, Lisbon
Nearest Barpub
2 Metres
Bar Wanli
Nearest Ferry
200 Metres
Nautic Club, Belém
Nearest Golf
1 Kilometres
Amoreiras, Lisbon
Nearest Train
600 Metres
Cais do Sodré station
Nearest Motorway
2 Kilometres
A 1 highway
Nearest Restaurant
5 Metres
Lisboète
Nearest Beach
2 Kilometres
Algés, Caxias
Car: not necessary

(Text automatically translated) Central Lisbon, close to the promenade and the train station Cais do Sodré, along the river Tagus.

Very nice city beach and esplanades area, at Cais do Sodré, Ribeira das Naus, at 400 mts.

Historic local market also at Cais do Sodré.

Restaurant: Taberna Ideal, Petiscaria Ideal.

Local cuisine: Caldo Verde

Night life bars and disco: at 200 and 400mts.

Bike hire: at Cais do Sodré, 400 mts.

Tuk tuk hire: at Cais do Sodré, 400 mts.

River boat cruises: at Cais do Sodré, 400 mts.

Cultural sites: Ancient Art Museum, Monastery of Ieronimus, Belém Tower, CCB, Modern Art Center, Puppets Museum, Chiado Museum, Orient Arts Museum, Naval Museum, Fado Museum, etc.

June is the month of the city parties, located at all the historic center. The back street is one of the most tipical , that is decorated and transformed in a party zone duriong this period.

July is the month of international music festivals, and they are located very near by of the apartment, at 500mts or 1000mts, with direct buses to the areas.

Lisbon has 2 coast lines with beaches very close at 2km, and the train station is only at 400 mts from the apartment (Cais do Sodré), perfect for August, when the hotest weather arrives.

Lisbon has a very mild temperatures during all the year, that allows good walks among her quartiers.

As the apartment is at the historic center, it aloows to walk to the most interesting places at the city.

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday apartment in Bairro Alto, Portugal

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
Convert Currency
Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Época média 2
17 Apr 2017 - 15 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$178 **
A$1,219 **
A$2,534
 
 
Época média/alta
16 May 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$185 **
From
A$192
Fri,Sat,Sun
A$1,226 **
A$2,671
 
Notes: Rates are based on 5 guests; add A$19 per night, per additional guest
 
Época alta
1 Jul 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
5 night minimum stay
A$205 **
From
A$205
Fri,Sat,Sun
A$1,438 **
A$5,342
 
Notes: Rates are based on 5 guests; add A$32 per night, per additional guest
 
Época média 3
1 Sep 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$179 **
From
A$186
Fri,Sat,Sun
A$1,263 **
A$2,616
 
Notes: Rates are based on 5 guests; add A$26 per night, per additional guest
 
Época média/baixa
1 Oct 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
2 night minimum stay
A$164 **
From
A$178
Fri,Sat,Sun
A$1,103 **
A$2,452
 
Notes: Rates are based on 5 guests; add A$19 per night, per additional guest
 
Época baixa 2
1 Nov 2017 - 18 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
A$137 **
From
A$144
Fri,Sat,Sun
A$822 **
A$2,328
 
Notes: Rates are based on 5 guests; add A$19 per night, per additional guest
 
Épocas festivas Natal,Ano Novo
21 Dec 2017 - 4 Jan 2018
6 night minimum stay
A$212 **
A$1,520 **
 
Notes: Rates are based on 5 guests; add A$26 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
A$178 **
A$952 **
A$2,671
 

Additional information about rental rates

taxa de turismo A$ 1.45 per person per night
Refundable Damage Deposit A$217.77
checkin tardio A$43.55
limpeza final A$82.17 + Tax
Pet Fee A$12.96 + Tax
Tax Rate 6.0%
Stay tax 6.0% per night. This amount will be due to the owner upon arrival.

preços decrescentes em função da duração da estadia., desde que esta seja superior a 8 dias. preços ascendentes consoante o número de pessoas. preço de estadia sempre para 5 pessoas, e 20 euros extra por pessoa e noite em época alta e 15 euros nas restantes épocas. caução pedida. sinal/entrada ao reservar. Devolução da caução 7 dias depois da saída. Entrega das chaves pelo proprietário. Proprietário ausente durante a estadia.Oferta completa de boas vindas do proprietário.
Preço de época alta para Páscoa, considerada época festiva.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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