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Historic Charm and Modern Architecture. Cathedral Quarters

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Last updated: 04/22/2015

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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Fully rehab 2-bedroom historic house combining modern architecture with old-world historic charm. Sleeps up to 4 people. House built on medieval and Roman exposed granite walls. Hardwood oak floors. Sculpture-like iron handrails and beautiful Brazilian-granite counters. Situated in the heart of the old town (UNESCO Heritage site) on a charming, mostly pedestrian medieval street (with car access) next to the old Cathedral. Outside deck and garden with breath-taking views of the Douro river, Port-wine lodges, the monumental D. Luís I bridge, XVII-c monastery (Serra do Pilar), etc. Private garden and deck with 400yr old Olive tree, pomegranate tree, and others.
Fully equipped house. Free WI-FI internet. Stereo. Appliances. Laundry: wash and dry mach, etc.

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Property Type

  • 3 story
  • House
  • 100 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included
  • Staff

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    18...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

  • Bedroom 1: 1 double

    Large Closets, Breath-taking views of Douro river,...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 twin/ single

    Twin beds. Ample Closet space. Views of the Cathedral...moreless

  • Bedroom 1: double bed Closet space Balcony Spectacular views: Douro river, D. Luis I bridge, S. Pilar monastery, etc... ...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower, tub

    Bathroom 2: All-marble 1 faucet 1 toilet Tub...moreless

  • Bathroom 2

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 1: All-marble. 2 Faucets 1 Toilet Shower

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Stereo

Theme

  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

Location Type

  • Downtown
  • Monument View
  • Near The Ocean
  • River
  • Town

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio:

    Terrace (4x4) and Garden (6x10)...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer
Jun 1 - Sep 13, 2015
2 night min stay
€140
€910

Rates are based on 2 guests; add €20 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
€70
€420

Rates are based on 2 guests; add €10 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Listed RATES for 1-2 people.

For 3-4 people:

Standard rates and Early Fall have a 15Eur/person/day increase.

High Spring and Summer have a 20Eur/person/day increase

DAMAGE PROTECTION DEPOSIT: 300EUR

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30% to secure reservation (Bank transfer, PayPal). Remaining 70% upon arrival.


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Location

15 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Francisco Sá Carneiro, Porto (airport code OPO)
0.2 Kilometres
Nearest Train

Car: Not Necessary

From the Airport, take the surface metro line violet to Trindade station (25m), switch to the yellow line and exit at Sao Bento station (5m). Exit the station by walking to Sé Catedral exit. Once you reach street level, walk towards the Cathedral. Turn left onto Rua D. Hugo (the street circles the Cathedral).

The apartment is located in the heart of the old town city center, in the Cathedral quarters. Within just meters to everything: Metro, Train station, restaurants, bars, museums, old town charm, shopping district, etc..

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Manager info

Year Purchased: 2012

About: will do my best to make your stay a wonderful experience

Why Porto:
experience the charm of medieval quarters and modern architecture with breath taking views and a private garden


Contact us

Speaks: english, french, spanish, portuguese
 

Photos

  • view from terrace

    view from terrace

  • medieval granite wall

    medieval granite wall

  • view from bedroom 1

    view from bedroom 1

  • Kitchen and stairs

    Kitchen and stairs

  • Entrance Hall

    Entrance Hall

  • Bathroom 2

    Bathroom 2

  • Bedroom 1 night view

    Bedroom 1 night view

  • Bedroom 2. Twin beds

    Bedroom 2. Twin beds

  • front and terrace views

    front and terrace views

  • view of the house and Cathedral quarters from Luis I bridge

    view of the house and Cathedral quarters from Luis I bridge

  • Open space: living and dining areas

    Open space: living and dining areas

  • Living and dining space

    Living and dining space

  • open space: kitchen and dinning

    open space: kitchen and dinning

  • Breakfast in the deck

    Breakfast in the deck

  • Bathroom 1

    Bathroom 1

  • Bedroom 1 night view

    Bedroom 1 night view

  • Bedroom 1: double bed

    Bedroom 1: double bed

  • Bedroom 2

    Bedroom 2

  • outside: terrace

    outside: terrace

  • Charming and safe street. night

    Charming and safe street. night

€70 - €140 per night (EUR)
Minimum stay: 2 nights
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  • Sleeps
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  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Speaks: english, french, spanish, portuguese
  • Calendar last updated 04/22/2015
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