This fully refurbished 2 bedroom, ground floor apartment, with independent entrance and amazing views over the Douro river is superbly located for an unforgettable stay in the city of Oporto.
It allows walking trips:
- of less than 5 minutes to the D. Luís Bridge;
- of 5 minutes to the riverside area of the Douro and the world famous Port wine cellars;
- of 10 minutes to downtown Oporto.
Metro and train station at less than 100 meters.
Easy/cheap parking at 150 meters.
The apartment is located in Vila Nova de Gaia, on the left bank of the Douro river, still within the area classified by UNESCO as a World Heritage site.
It was originally built in the 1950s, has just undergone extensive rehabilitation works and is now shiny and new and fully equiped.
It has an independent entrance and is situated in the ground floor of the building - so you will not have to climb any stairs to reach it.
Each of the two bedrooms has a double bed (140x200) and good natural light.
The living room has a sofa bed (140x200) suitable for an extra person, and a 32'' Led TV. From the living room you'll experience a breathtaking view over the Douro river, downtown Oporto and the Arrábida bridge (please check living room photo).
The kitchen is brand new, fully equipped with cutlery and dishes, a fridge, microwave, stove top, tea kettle and toaster.
The bathroom has a shower head and is equipped with hair-dryer.
I also provide soft cotton sheets and towels, shampoo and shower gel.
Other amenities are free high-speed Wi-Fi, cable TV and heaters (for winter).
This cosy apartment hosts up to 4-5 people who want to get to know Oporto and its vibrant feeling. It is perfect either for a short visit or for an extended stay.
Information about what is going on in Oporto, maps and guidebooks are available.
Maid service available upon request.
The house is entirely and exclusively available for the guests.
You will get the keys either from me or from my parents.
Self check-in is also possible.
Late check-in free of charge.
During your stay we will be available for any kind of questions or issues you may have.
Since I have two kids of my own I can gladly provide some toys, books, chairs or a crib for your kids.
In order to meet our obligations to the Immigration and Borders Service (SEF), Passport or ID Card details for all guests will be requested during check-in.