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DOURO SOUL Apartment

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 645 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights
Popular Features
  • Free Wifi
  • Washing Machine

Overview

About the property

APARTMENT DOURO SOUL

Two bedroom apartment with 60 m2 on a second floor, located on the river front (at the front) 2.5 km from Ribeira and the Historic Center of Porto, and 2 kms from the mouth and the sea.

You can walk, bike or catch the tourist tram (every 20 minutes) or the bus (every 12 minutes) to enjoy the whole stretch of the river, in an open and sunny landscape, from where the old town has grown in towards the hills.

It is a good choice for a pleasant trip in Porto, in a fully equipped apartment (oven, microwave, refrigerator, pots, washing machine, kettle, toaster, coffee maker, hairdryer, TV with 90 channels and free Wi-Fi with 30 MB, towels, bath mats and accessories for 4 people). Capacity for 4 people in two bedrooms (one with double bed and one with two single beds). Baby cot available on request. A large living room (20m2) with a modern and functional decoration.

From the windows you can get one of the best views of Porto halfway between Ribeira and Foz. Stunning view of the river Douro to the sea, Arrábida Bridge and Center. An apartment located in a zone of traditional fishermen, where even today you can breathe the scents of the river and the sea mixed with aromas of fresh fruit. You can even cross the river by boat, which stops in front of the apartment, to visit Afurada (a fishing village) in Gaia.

The apartment was decorated and refurbished to offer you a pleasant and modern look, with vestiges of the old culture and soul of Porto.

All images shown on the site were taken from inside the apartment or just near the outer wall of the building.

We can arrange one way transportation to the airport.

Commitment to respond quickly to all questions by email within a maximum of 30 minutes (during the day).

No late check-in fees.

Taxi Service Airport / Apartment available for 18 € (22 € on weekends and nights)

More Details

Property Manager
Property Manager
Member since: 2016
Speaks English, French, Portuguese
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
17 June, 2018

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Porto in Municipality of Porto

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 645 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexível / Check-out: Flexível
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • river
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • - 2 Single Bed
    - 1 Large Double Bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • laundrette - serviced
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • pier fishing
  • surfing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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(1 traveller review)

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Sauberkeit der Wohnung ließ teils zu wünschen übrig,

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Positiv: Lage am Douro-Ufer, gute Verkehrsanbindung, Parkplätze in der Nähe verfügbar, saubere Handtücher und Bettwäsche, geräumige Wohnung.

Negativ und ärgerlich: Im Angebot wurde nicht auf 27 steile Treppenstufen hingewiesen, wodurch die Wohnung für Senioren und Behinderte eher nicht geeignet ist. Die Sauberkeit der Wohnung ließ teilweise zu wünschen übrig, Haare auf dem Boden bzw .Teppich, Schimmel im Bade“zimmer“ (ca. 2 qm). Dusche eklig mit Haaren, abgeplatzten Mosaiksteinen, Schimmel. Wegen nicht richtig ablaufendem Wasser die Dusche nur einmal benutzt. Nicht funktionierende Lampen in Bad und Kühlschrank. Kühlschrank war nicht gesäubert und nicht abgetaut, also Eispanzer und Kondenswasser. Essensreste v. Vormieter unter der Microwelle: gut für 1 Cucarracha auf der Arbeitsplatte in der Küche, die leider zu schnell hinter dem Schrank verschwand. Möbel zwar stylisch, aber Ikea-Niveau oder ältere Teile, na ja… Wartungsintervall für Feuerlöscher 2016 abgelaufen. Keine Rauchmelder in der Wohnung.

Nach Beanstandung am ersten Tag äußerte Besitzer zwar Bedauern („letzte Cucarracha vor einem Jahr. Ende des Jahres kommt neuer Kühlschrank“), aber Meldung zu Schmutz blieb unbeantwortet. Nicht hilfreich.

  • Review Submitted: 11-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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