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Apartment T1 with modern charm in the historic center

Gilberto

Member since: 2012
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Speaks: english, french, spanish, portuguese
Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Gilberto

Member since: 2012
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Calendar last updated:
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Apartment T1 with modern charm in the historic center

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

Guimaraes Apartment Rental Photos and Description

1 bedroom, capacity 4 people

House inserted in the city wall completely restored in 2011, offers a fully equipped apartment with all the amenities to provide you the best stay on your next visit to Guimarães.

Located in the historic center, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, this apartment is the ideal place to settle and visit the city as you have access to all places of interest in less than 5 min. without the need of transport.

Since the museums and attractions during the day, the night restaurants and everything is moved next door

Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Gilberto (Owner)
Member since: 2012
Call Owner
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Speaks: english, french, spanish, portuguese
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
April 14, 2015

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Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 nights
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Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
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Reviews

5
based on 13 traveler reviews

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Apartment T1 with modern charm in the historic center
average rating of 5.0 based on 13 reviews
5

THE BEST. Would want to do it again!

  • 5 of 5

I cannot say it any better or say any more than what the other reviewers have already said about this place. Fantastic location and the apartment was furnished with everything you possibly needed. And Gilberto and Teresa were SUPERB hosts. We are talking of possibly going back to Portugal next year and would definitely stay at this place.

  • Submitted: Nov 20, 2013
  • Stayed: Oct 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
5

We would have stayed longer!

  • 5 of 5

We experienced some amazing days in Guimaraes and this nice apartment. Teresa and Gilberto welcomed us very warmly and took time to answer questions and show us everything. They even left a filled fridge, fruits, and offered us to use the coffee machine (which makes delicious coffee). The house has been completely renovated in 2012 and its interior is tastefully decorated while some of the old features are still kept. There is for instance a massage shower, a kitchen with everything you could eventually need, a washing machine and a blower, as well as a television and air conditioner. The location of the apartment couldn’t be better. In front of the house is a really nice and cheap pasteleria where we used to take breakfast and behind the house is the old town with the castle, the duce’s palace, station etc. in walking distance. We also went to Porto for a day trip and can only say how glad we were to stay in Guimaraes. If you want to experience typical Portuguese style of living without too many tourists and excitement, Guimaraes is the better choice. It is extremely clean, people are so friendly and you can also do some walking tours in the environment. Thank you so much for these days in Guimaraes!

  • Submitted: Jul 22, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for this beautiful review and this kindly words about Guimarães and our house. The way of looking at life, the simplicity how to overcome the problems and your simpathy was what impressed us most. We really enjoyed have met you and have you as our guests. Be happy
5

The Absolute Best!

  • 5 of 5

Never in our wildest dreams did we ever expect such a fantastic place. From the elegant decor (Teresa and Gilberto have the best taste!) to the perfect location, this topped our list of favorite places to stay!

The owners stocked the place with all sorts of goodies. Their warm hospitality was so welcoming, we did not feel like leaving.

The apartment is so immaculate and the bed so incredibly comfortable. Guimaraes is such a wonderful city with a small town feeling and this apartment was in the absolute best location - within walking distance to everything!

Teresa and Gilberto did everything to make our stay incredible! We can't recommend this enough!

  • Submitted: Apr 30, 2013
  • Stayed: Apr 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your kind words. It's fantastic that you have chosen to come back to Portugal after 40 years, to celebrate your 40th anniversary and honeymoon, and we are very proud that you chose our home to celebrate this date so beautiful. Your kindness and simpathy as no boundaries and it was a huge pleasure to meet you. Thank you for everything
5

Insuperable

  • 5 of 5

Nuestra estancia en el apartamento no pudo ser mejor y todo fue gracias al gran recibimiento que tuvimos por parte de Teresa y Jose Gilberto, los propietarios y no hay nada mejor para unas vacaciones que empezarlas de esta forma. La decoración es exquisita con mucho mimo en el detalle, el cuarto de baño impresionante, la habitación muy bonita y sobre todo con una de las camas mas cómodas en las que hemos dormido. La ubicación es perfecta ya que te permite ir a cualquier punto de interés de la ciudad andando. Jose y Teresa son unos anfitriones excelentes, fuimos con dos niñas de 2 y 5 años y en todo momento nos hicieron sentir como en nuestro propio hogar, nos proporcionaron todo tipo de agasajos, incluyendo albornoces y zapatillas para cada uno de los miembros de la familia, la despensa llena y una copa de Oporto de bienvenida. Su trato es insuperable. Si volvemos a esta zona de Portugal sin duda repetiremos. ¡¡Altamente recomendable!!

  • Submitted: Apr 23, 2013
  • Stayed: Mar 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Queridos Daniel y Susana, Nos sentimos muy halagados por vuestro cometário y el cariño de vuestras palabras. Es nuestro objetivo que las personas sientan la casa como su proprio hogar, y parece que asi lo pasó con ustedes. Gracias una vez más y mucho nos gustaria volver a verlos de nuevo. Besos para toda la familia
5

6 Estrelas!

  • 5 of 5

Altamente recomendado, este pequeno Flat no coracao de Guimaraes! Uma das Cidades mais historicas de Portugal! O flat muito bem equipado, os senhorios muito atenciosos! A todo o instante o Flat nos faz sentir em casa e confortaveis. Apesar de estar inserido nao parte historica da Cidade, nao ha barulhos e os transportes publicos a porta nos fazem deixar o stress de lado!

Eu e minhas filhas nos sentimos em casa e muito confortaveis!

Recomendo

Obrigado aos srs Gilberto e Teresa

  • Submitted: Nov 6, 2012
  • Stayed: Oct 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: O nosso muito obrigado por estas suas palavras que reflectem o bem estar que lhe conseguimos proporcionar nesta sua estadia em Guimarães junto das suas amorosas filhas. Sempre foi nosso propósito que os nossos hospedes se sintam verdadeiramente em casa e no seu caso que vem Guimarães para estar com as suas filhas é ainda mais importante que esse encontro seja num ambiente familiar diferente dos impessoais hotéis. Teremos sempre todo o gosto em vos poder acolher em ocasiões futuras. Bem hajam Gilberto e Teresa
5

Superb apartment, city and hosts

  • 5 of 5

We can't say enough good things about this apartment or the owners!

We were the first people to stay in the apartment. It is right on the edge of the beautiful historic centre of Guimaraes in a historic building. The apartment, however, has been supremely renovated and is very comfortable. Of special note, the facilities in the apartment are the best we've ever experienced.

The owners have gone out of their way to provide a wonderful apartment in a lovely destination. If there were 6 stars available in the review this place and the poeple would get it!

  • Submitted: Apr 18, 2012
  • Stayed: Apr 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review and I'm glad that you were our first guests, because I saw that you really likes the house. A review from someone with experience that knows this concept in diferent countries is good for beginners. With Guimarães Cultural European Capital I hope you have one more reason to visit us again

Map

Nearest Airport
50 Kilometres
Aeroporto Francisco Sá Carneiro (35 min.)
Nearest Barpub
0.3 Kilometres
Centro histórico
Nearest Golf
55 Kilometres
Estelagolf.pt (40 min.)
Nearest Train
1 Kilometres
Guimaraes
Nearest Motorway
3 Kilometres
A11/A7
Nearest Restaurant
0.3 Kilometres
Centro histórico
Nearest Beach
50 Kilometres
Povoa de Varzim e Vila do Conde (35 min.)
Car: not necessary

Guimarães has always identified as the birthplace of Portugal, is since 2001 a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the beauty and conservation status of its historic center.

Places to visit:

IN THE CITY: Castle; Chapel of St. Miguel; Palace of the Dukes of Bragança; Walls of Guimarães; Church of Nossa Senhora da Oliveira; Standard Salado; Old City Hall; Cruise Nossa Senhora da Guia; D. Standard John I; Cloister of the Church of S. Sundays; Church of S. Francisco and all the houses and streets of its beautiful old town

OUT OF TOWN: Convent of Santa Marinha da Costa; Chapel of St. Torcato; Church of Serzedelo; Church of S. Martin of Candoso; Citânia of Briteiros; Tombstone Taipas; Citânia of Sabroso; Penha (cable car); Vizela

MUSEUMS: Palace of the Dukes of Bragança; Alberto Sampaio Museum; Museum archaeologist Martins Sarmento; Platform of Arts (permanent exhibition of the artist José de Guimarães Guimarães); Museum of Castro Culture; Agriculture Museum Fermentões; Museum of S. Village Torcato; Room Museum José de Guimarães

HOLIDAYS IN THE CITY: Gualterianas (August); Fair Alphonsine - Medieval (September); Nicolinas (November)

Added to all this, Guimarães was in 2012 European Capital of Culture in 2013 and is European Capital of Sport, which means that there is added reasons to come visit us.

We await you.

• Other points of interest within 1 hour drive: Geres; Ponte de Lima; Braga; Amarante; Port

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Rates & Availability

From €60 Per night

Guimaraes Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Tarifa 1
Jan 1 2015 - May 31 2015
2 night minimum stay
€60
€300
 
 
Tarifa 2
Jun 1 2015 - Jul 31 2015
2 night minimum stay
€65
€350
 
 
Tarifa 3
Aug 1 2015 - Aug 31 2015
2 night minimum stay
€70
€400
 
 
Tarifa 1
Sep 1 2015 - Dec 19 2015
2 night minimum stay
€60
€300
 
 
Tarifa 3
Dec 20 2015 - Dec 31 2015
2 night minimum stay
€70
€400
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Notes Caução por possíveis danos: 100€ (devolução da caução na saída caso não se verifiquem danos)
Condições de Pagamento e Reserva: Contactar proprietário

OPCIONAL:
Berço: grátis;
Estacionamento/Garagem: 4€ / dia;
Limpeza extra: 25€
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Amenities

Guimaraes Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 40 m²
Location Type:
  • Downtown
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Basic Soaps
  • Bottled Water
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Quarto 1 - 1 double , 1 baby crib
    Sala - 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • ROOM: double bed with bed linen and towels included SOFA: double bed with bed linen and towels included
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • tennis

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