Our property was rebuilt in 2017, modern and minimalist lines, small, 40 m2 but very comfortable, bedroom with a skylight and a king-size bed, wardrobe and a chest of drawers or chest of drawers. It is classified as maisonette, with an internal staircase in mezzanine style, American kitchen and lounge, TV, Wi-Fi, dining table and chairs for 4 people, bathroom with shower, toilet and washbasin, modern decoration, enjoying a garden with 30 m2 facing south, reserved for occupants of this apt., Very sunny, table and chairs furniture and garden umbrellas with grass and trees, and a common laundry.
The accommodation is fully furnished, and equipped with clothes, towels, cloths, dishwasher, flatware, utensils and kitchen appliances, except dishwasher, but instead a modern sink. Winter heating is done with effective oil radiators.
It is located on the 1st floor of a building, which has a typical restaurant on the ground floor. The apartment entrance is the second independent door of the building on the 1st floor. The entrance gives access to a lounge with a sofa bed with 2 single beds and a corner of the room a kitchen with all appliances needed to prepare quick meals and a dining table for 4 people. There is also a staircase with a height of one and a half meters that gives access to the upper floor, with a complete bathroom with a window exposed to the south, and a bedroom with a large double bed, Super-King, 2 small tables bedside table and a wardrobe, dug into the stone wall, 1 jacket, as well as a glass skylight on the wall to the outside for use of sunlight. This skylight is electrically closed and open. These spaces are independent, that is, not shared by anyone other than the guests here intended in the reservation, and you can not bring anyone else but those advertised in the reservation with a definite number in definitive.
There is room to use your personal computer, and there is also a free cable TV (200 channels) and free Wi-Fi. Name DEVESAS and the wi-fi password is portugal90.
The number of guests of your reservation can access with total autonomy to all parts of the space.
The space of this flat is very welcoming: nothing is missing here or there is no excess. It can be said that is minimalist, but satisfying in every detail. Completely new, it started the tourist reserves in 2017.
This small apartment provides guests with a 30 m2 lawned garden at the rear of the building, one third of the total and properly reserved for guests of this accommodation, where you can rest and relax, or eat meals at any time of the day or night. There is an exclusive and exclusive area in the garden that will be used for you with chairs and a garden table and a large parasol for you to open or close when you like.
The cities of Porto and Gaia are full of medieval and modern historical marks. There are dozens of points of interest and artistic marks from the Roman, Medieval, Renaissance, Manueline, classical, baroque, modern and contemporary. It is advisable to come equipped with a sightseeing tour to know how to choose what you can please.
These two cities parallel the cities of Buda and Pest in Hungary crossed them by the Danube River, but in this case is called the River Douro, where are beautiful and animated cruises up its waters to the Spanish border (there are short, medium and long itineraries for these cruises). The terraced hills worked by manual cultivation of vines reminiscent of the famous hanging gardens of ancient Babylon. Look out why these gorgeous and paradisiacal landscapes, from early spring until late autumn.
There are public transport ticket packages for 3, 7 and 10 days which reduce travel costs (cost about € 1 per day) and make it possible to use all public transport without cost: train, bus and subway in the city .
There is free parking on the street next to the apartment.
We can make the transfer airport to the apartment for 20 euros on request, except at dawn.
Around the site there are restaurants and markets to buy all daily essentials.
To be in this apartment is to be in the city Gaia and Porto so with the beautiful beaches of the famous silver coast with quick access by train: 'Madalena' (3kms), 'Francelos' (4kms), 'Miramar' (7kms), 'Farm' (8kms), 'Espinho' (10kms).
The door lock, lights, faucets are important, as well as care in handling the clothes, equipment and appliances. Do not let the walls get dirty at all, or ruin anything.
There is a shared garden and laundry room with another apartment in the building.
The most important and attractive characteristics of this apartment (for 2 + 2 people) and that distinguishes it from the competition are the following: 1º - it is a much quieter and quiet place than the lodging in the center of the two cities; 2º - to the side, at 100 meters there is a railway station that connects Porto to Coimbra, Fátima, Leiria and Lisbon, and to the north: Porto, Braga, Guimarães, Régua, Lamego, Viseu, and to the south: Fátima, Figueira da Foz, Peniche, Nazaré, etc ...
Train travel delays to the center of Porto (S. BENTO) ten minutes; but you can walk from here to the dock of Porto in ten or fifteen minutes, passing, on the pedestrian path, under bridge D. Luis I, next to ten cellars of the famous Port wine, down Serpa Pinto Street, where it will be possible to taste our world-appreciated, generous wine; we have had guests who visit from here the city of Porto on foot, and return on foot, or when they are tired, at the end of the journey, take the train in S. Benedict, in the center of Porto, to return home and leave the station V. N. Gaia which is just a hundred meters from the apartment, rebuilt recently, a centuries-old building, and is furnished with very modern taste (minimal).
The apartment is next to public transport, train, bus and metro (the metro station is Càmara de Gaia). The Yellow Bus passes here very close.
The region is considered World Heritage by UNESCO, and at this time is very professionalized for quality tourism. The world's specialty magazines have chosen it as one of the leading and best in Europe and the World.
The apartment is in this location: If you come by car and have GPS, look for the coordinates W41. 129313
The owner can rent this property for a LOW COST price if you are interested in spending the holidays during the second fortnight of October for the full two weeks. On the calendar, this period is blocked in relation to the bookings, since it is the holiday period of the owner, but will be used to solve any problem in our apartments.
From the airport you can take the metro (line E - blue) to Trindade and change to line D (yellow) until Gaia. Then go out and down Rua Conselheiro Veloso da Cruz on foot to the building with number 90 (there is a typical restaurant called Tasquinha), near the Vila Nova de Gaia Railway Station (Devesas). The trip in normal conditions takes about 60 minutes (40 minutes by metro and 15 minutes by foot).
If you do not want to go to the final part of the trip, get off at General Torres metro station and change to the train station in the same place, starting from Vila Nova de Gaia station, 100 meters from this apartment. Rua Conselheiro Veloso da Cruz, number 90. The time spent on the last trip depends on the time of passage of the trains that pass from ten to ten minutes.
If there is damage or breakage due to carelessness, guests will have to pay for their arrangements or replacements when needed.