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Lovely Duplex in the historical center of Oporto - High Standing

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,345 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

2 Bedrooms Apartment, in the historical center of Oporto, with fantastic views

2 Bedrooms Duplex Apartment, enterely renovated in a classified historical building, with very high standing, located in the heart of the historical city of Oporto, with unforgettable views on the Dom Luis Bridge, Douro River from one side, and Palacio da Bolsa, Sao Francisco Church and Infante Dom Henrique Square from the other side.

This apartment is located on the last and 5th floor of a building with an elevator. This building is known as Baron Forrester has spent some time leaving there.

Joseph James Forrester devoted a part of his life in a laborious survey of the River Douro, with a view of improvement of its navigation and a separte map of the port Wine districts, reprinted in England in 1852 by order of a select committee of the House of Commons. He was created Baron de Forrester for life in 1855 by the crown of Portugal, made knight commander of the orders of Christ and Isabella la Catolica, and received the cross of chevalier of various orders of his adopted country.

This Duplex is a real unique diamond in the historical center, with 2 Suites with 2 balconies, one in front of the Infante Dom Henrique Square and the other in front of the Dom Luis Bridge.

This apartment is completely equipped, you will spend fantastic and unforgettable vacations and you will be part of the History of Oporto. Come to visit Oporto and spend nice time in our apartment!

More Details
Registration Number : 7150/AL

Property Manager
Marc Jan
Member since: 2007
Premier Partner

This HomeAway partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english, french, german, spanish, portuguese, polish
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
February 23, 2018


Porto Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment (terraced)
  • floor 5
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1345 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • River
  • Town
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Elevator
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • - toilet , shower
    - toilet , combination tub/shower , bidet
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • - 1 king
    - 1 sleep sofa /futon
    - 1 queen
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • outlet shopping
  • walking


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Lovely Duplex in the historical center of Oporto - High Standing
average rating of 4.8166666 based on 60 reviews
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Great location and very nice apartment

  • 5 of 5

We had a great experience in Porto. The apartment was great and the location was ideal.Marc was there to greet us upon our arrival and gave us all the information we needed.If we are ever in Porto again we would definitely stay at Marc's apartment.


  • Submitted: Feb 27, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Many thanks for all Hope to see you again soon Regards Marc
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Lovely apartment in a great location.

  • 5 of 5

We had a few issues with heat and hot water but Marc was very helpful.

  • Submitted: Nov 24, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks !
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Great Location

  • 5 of 5

This place was in a great location to all of the sites, dining and transportation. It was really in an ideal spot. We were on the 5th floor, so thankful for the elevator. The apartment was clean.

We were not aware of the $200 cash deposit, but it really was not a big deal. Just noting here for future renters.

  • Submitted: Nov 22, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks! The security deposit is written in the booking conditions. In any case we will reinforce the communication on this point.
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Hoover, AL

Location, Location, Location! View, view, view!

  • 5 of 5

This apartment was wonderful with an awesome terrace to enjoy your wine or lunch with a terrific view! Prime location right near the river and the stock exchange; spacious, plenty of closet space and drawers. Our only issue was the shower upstairs could be improved but that can be overlooked with all the other amenities this apartment has to offer. Would definitely recommend this apartment to friends and family! Thanks, Marc

  • Submitted: Nov 10, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks!
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Stunning appartment in a perfect location

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time staying in this spacious and clean apartment. The location of the apartment couldn't be better. It is right in the centre of the old, picturesque part of town and within two minutes walk of the river. Marc and Katya were also very friendly and helpful.

Thank you x

  • Submitted: Oct 26, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks!
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Family from Kansas

Great apartment! Great views!

  • 5 of 5

This apartment is in an ideal location with plenty of space and nicely furnished. Historic sights and restaurants are within a few steps from the front door. We'd reserve this place again when we come back to Porto!

  • Submitted: Oct 21, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks! Hope to see you soon! Regards Marc
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Nearest Airport
17 Kilometres
Oporto Airport
Nearest Ferry
10 Kilometres
Nearest Train
500 Metres
Sao Bento
Nearest Motorway
2 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
7 Kilometres
Car: not necessary

You are located in the historical center of the city of Oporto, near the Ribeira Area, with fantastic view of the River Douro, Dom Luis Brigde and the whole city historical center of Oporto. You are nearby the Palacio da Bolsa, the Sao Francisco Church and in front you have the Infante Dom Henrique Square.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Frais de Menage final $92.44

Caution de 200€ à payer en liquide au moment de la remise des clés
Check in / check out entre 21h et 7h00, un forfait de 80€ sera facturé
Security deposit of 200€ cash due during the check in
Check in / check out between 21h00 and 7h00, a extra charge of 80€ will be due

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 90 days before arrival date.

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