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76 Rua Tomas Gonzaga, Porto

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A view of the house from the other side of the river.
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5.0 of 5 bubbles
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15 reviews
A view of the house from the other side of the river.
Dining area with river view - seats 6
night time dining with river view
Bedroom 1 with river view.
bedroom 1
Bedroom 2 over the street.
Kitchen and seating area overlooks river.
kitchen
view of sitting room and kitchen from entrance hall (night time)
Rua Tomas Gonzaga from the top.
typical tiled house in old Porto
River view  at night time
nearby Clerigos Tower
Douro view
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Overview
Holiday Rental House -
2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Porto, Porto District, Northern Portugal
The house is located in a quiet street in Porto's unique historic district. There are stunning views over the river Duoro and it is ideally situated to explore the city on foot. It is close to to the metro, the main railway station (Sao Bento) and many buses. There are excellent restaurants, bars and shops within easy reach of the house.
The house has been completely renovated to the highest standards and sleeps 6 comfortably with two bedrooms and a sitting room which doubles as bedroom with a comfy sofa bed for 2. Plenty of places to relax including a large balcony overlooking the river. There are books, games, Hifi, an internet radio, TV and of course WiFi. You will be welcomed by Sofia who will have provided coffee, tea, bread and milk for your arrival.
Porto is the ideal city for a weekend break; as the Guardian wrote...
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About the Owner, Camilla W
Languages spoken: Portuguese, English, French
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 12 days ago
Listed since : Oct 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 15 reviews and 1 property
Interaction with guests
Sofia Alves will welcome you to the house and show you round and give you keys. She does not live on site so will need to know your expected time of arrival which should be between 1pm and 10pm. Basic food items will be provided for you.
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Listing #HL671366
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5 of 5 bubbles Excellent - based on 15 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago for a stay in April 2017
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The house was amazing, immaculately clean and well planned, being on three levels. Sophia who looks after the property, met us in the early hours of the morning when we arrived. She had provided milk, bread and butter which was much appreciated as well as arranging for her son, a taxi driver, to collect us from the airport. In addition,...

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Management response:

Thanks Mike for this wonderful review and also for good advice for foot wear! It is not the place for high heels. Very happy you had a good time and look forward to welcoming you back soon.

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modestmer...
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago for a stay in April 2017

A charming house situated halfway up the steep Northern bank of the Douro, 76 Rua Tomas Gonzaga is perfectly positioned for reaching the bustling bars and restaurants of the squares above it and the banks of the river below. The view from the terrace is worth a few hours of your time. Everything is comfortable, well arranged and neatly kitted...

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Management response:

Thank you for this lovely review and glad you appreciate the terrace particularly. We always love to spend time there. Come back soon! Camilla

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geofh210
Birmingham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2017 for a stay in April 2017

This apartment is so pleasant to be in, from its well placed dining table that overlooks the river to the delightful courtyard that lets one enjoy the setting sun on the river. Although tricky for the taxi drive to find, the location of the apartment is in a perfect proximity to many of the old city sites and close enough...

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So glad you had a good time and thank you for this lovely review.

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Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(3)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Stereo System
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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Please note that the weekly rate is for a 7 night stay. Therefore if you stay for 7 nights you are getting one night free.
Our prices for 2017 are as follows:
Base rate ( 1 April - 31 December 2017):
UP TO 4 GUESTS no change:
Nightly rate (minimum 3 nights) £100
Weekly rate (7 nights) £600
5-6 GUESTS:
Nightly rate (minimum 3 nights) £130
Weekly rate (7 nights) £780
Winter rate 1 January - 31 March 2017):
UP TO 4 GUESTS
Nightly rate (minimum 3 nights) £80
Weekly rate (7 nights) £480
5-6 GUESTS
Nightly rate (minimum 3 nights) £100
Weekly rate (7 nights) £600
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About the neighbourhood
Our house is within easy walking distance of the main railway station Sao Bento from which it is possible to take a train to explore Portugal. A particulatrly lovely trip is up the river Duoro and you can see the vineyards for the Port wine (see above).<BR>It is a two hour train journey to Lisbon. There are national parks and unspoilt countryside all around - for these a car is probably necessary but car hire is cheap.
Access
Car not needed
How to get there
Easy Jet, Ryanair, TAP all fly direct to Porto. It is a 2 hour flight and there is no time difference between the UK and Portugal.<BR>A taxi from the airport will get you to the house in 20 minutes. The metro which goes to Sao Bento station (10 minute walk to the house) will take maximum and hour.
Activities nearby
Nearest Beach: 2.0 km.
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