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Lounge area with windows allowing for natural sunshine and view of the Douro river
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10 reviews
Lounge area with windows allowing for natural sunshine and view of the Douro river
View of Kitchen and lounge from the entrance door,
Kitchen space with window overlooking the Douro River
Windows from the lounge sitting chairs and Kitchen directly  overlooking the Douro River
Sitting / Dinning room
relaxing area
Bedroom with double bed
bathroom with shower and bathtub
Shower cabinet, Bathroom with towels, bath robe and toiletries
Bath tub
Street and River seen from the window
map and location of apartment
Tram passing under the apartment window
View of the rabelo boat from the kitchen window
Tram close to the apt
Tram and bus stop in front of apartment
Porto, ribeirinha
View from the apartment of the Rabelo boats sailing the Douro river
View of Porto - Serra de Pilar and Wine caves- Vila Nova de Gaia,  very close to the apartment
The river douro and the rabelo touristic boat
View of Porto very close to the apartment
View of Porto very close to the apartment
View of Porto very close to the apartment
View of Porto - the Sé Cathedral very close to the apartment
View of Porto very close to the apartment
View of Porto very close to the apartment
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1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Porto, Porto District, Northern Portugal
The apartment building is located in a renovated historical building overlooking the Douro River at the heart of the historic center of Porto between the monumental Customs Congress Center and the Ribeira area that is declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The Rabelo apartment is a newly refurbished one bedroom apartment on the 2º floor, perfect for 2 guests, providing an extremely cozy, elegantly furnished and relaxed atmosphere.
It is guaranteed to be an unforgettable travelling experience since from the apartment kitchen and lounge window you have a unique and magnificent panoramic view overlooking the Rabelo boats navigating the river Douro and Vila Nova de Gaia, where the wine warehouses of notable Port Wine companies are located.

The Rabelo boat is a traditional Portuguese boat, which for centuries held the job of transporting peo...
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About the Owner, Cristina R
Languages spoken: Portuguese, English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : Jul 2013
Overall rating: 4.9 / 5.0
Based on 44 reviews and 4 properties
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Listing #HL540601
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Very good - based on 10 reviews
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Jorge C
Welwyn Garden City, England, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 11 July 2017 for a stay in June 2017

A perfectly located and very clean apartment on the river, Cristina the hostess was extremely helpful at every stage. We will be booking again on our next visit.

Vancouver, Canada
1 review
Reviewed 9 May 2017 for a stay in May 2017

The Riverview apartment was, clean, cozy and had everything you needed. Walking distance to most sights, trams and hop on hop off buses, Cristina is wonderful, very knowledgeable about the area, pics you up from the airport and gives you a tour of the local areas, Porto is fabulous and we shall certainly return here one day,. Note: the apartment...

Preston, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 9 November 2016 for a stay in November 2016

We might have only stayed for four nights but because of a fantastic host we were able to take full advantage of the time we had. Cristina picked us up from the airport gave us a brief overview of Porto and then took the time, back at the apartment, to give us great advice on where to go, what to...

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Thank you for your review, its guests like yourself that make hosting so special and gratifying. Regards


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  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (3)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Stereo System
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    1 Full bath
    1 Full
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Default 2 nights
1 Apr 2018 -
31 May 2018
2 nights
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22 Jun 2018 -
24 Jun 2018
2 nights
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1 Nov 2018 -
27 Dec 2018
2 nights
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to British Pounds and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • cleaning fee: £17 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: £43 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
- Rates: Rates are for 2 people / night: 2 people (can have a small child sleeping in the parents room);Breakage deposit (refundable at the end of the stay):
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About the neighbourhood
Porto: The Invincible City´s wandering down a cute alleyway, past an impressive church or through the predominantly granite building downtown, the hilly cityscape of Porto is impressively diverse. Overlooking the Douro River estuary, this merchant city features colourful homes; industrial bridges and the affluent river bank of Foz do Douro. If you want to stay central to the most important tourist attractions in Porto, this is the place to stay and enjoy. It is located in the heart of the Ribeira district and gives guests the chance to experience and enjoy the most authentic town and other characteristical aspects of Porto,as well as an opportunity to taste our mediteranean Portuguese cuisine and wine.
This central neighborhood is safe and is well connected to public transportation. In f...
Car not needed
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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