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Charme in Principe Real

12 Reviews
Bedrooms 1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Minimum Stay
2 nights


Merces Apartment Rental Photos and Description

One bedroom apartment, comfortable and simple, but with charm. Accommodates 4

  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Member since: 2012
Speaks: english, french, spanish, portuguese
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Within a few days
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Calendar last updated:
October 23, 2016


based on 12 traveler reviews

average rating of 4.3333335 based on 12 reviews

Don't expect your security deposit back

  • 1 of 5

The apartment is located about 20 minutes walking downhill to Lisbon center (Rossio). Pretty well equipped - cable TV, WiFi internet, Washing/Drying machine. There is no A/C or heating - 2 portable heaters are used for heating, one of them does not work well. It could be noisy at times when people returning from restaurants at 2-3am.

Overall, I would give it 4 stars if not the dishonesty of the owner. After I asked for security deposit refund I was told that we made damages and left the apartment "extremely dirty". In fact, we've even cleaned it before leaving and made pictures to prove it. I also believe, the damages, if they even really existed, were not made by us.

  • Submitted: Jan 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: .I think I need not say that this comment is not fair! After so long receiving guests who were extremely satisfied and consider us friends, surely the problem is not in our conduct. The damage existed and were made during the stay. No one takes pictures for later use them as evidence !!!!! And they were taken at check in or out? For us it ends here. All other reviews are satisfied customers. We have just received a comment that says (among other things) "La proprietaria è stata con noi molto disponibile e cortese, una vera signora". In english = The owner was very helpful and polite with us, a real lady"
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Comfortable apartment close to everything

  • 5 of 5

We stayed a week in this comfortable apartment in the Principe Real neighborhood. Everything you need is close by: restaurants, bakeries, small grocery stores, even a mini-supermarket. The fully equipped kitchen makes cooking some meals easy.

This is a great neighborhood if you like to walk but also close to public transportation so the rest of Lisbon is easily reached. We slept well but also had a nice place to catch up on email and reading on the one day it rained.

  • Submitted: Mar 21, 2015
  • Stayed: Mar 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was very nice to know that you loved the apartment and my city, particularly in the area of Principe Real (of the trendiest neighborhoods of Lisbon). It's always great to know that we can provide a pleasant holiday I'll be waiting for you when you return to Portugal Best regards
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Appartement agréable et bien situe

  • 4 of 5

Accueil et appartement sympa. Bien situé donc un peu bruyant mais cela ne nous a pas dérangé.

Manque des ustensiles de cuisine.

En tout cas très bon service !

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Nous vous remercions d'avoir choisi notre appartement. J'espère que vous reviendrez!
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grazioso, ben attrezzato e in una buona posizione

  • 4 of 5

L'appartamento è grazioso, completamente accessoriato e comodo. Si trova in una bella zona di Lisbona, a meno di 10 minuti dalla metropolitana e a circa 15/20 minuti a piedi dal centro, nelle vicinanze si trovano un supermercato e diversi ristoranti. La proprietaria è stata con noi molto disponibile e cortese, una vera signora. Consiglieremo sicuramente questo appartamento ai nostri amici che dovessero venire in questa splendida città.

  • Submitted: Jan 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Grazie. E 'per noi un piacere sapere che le vacanze dei nostri ospiti sono andati bene e che l'appartamento ha contribuito. Lei si meravigliosi! L'appartamento era perfettamente pulito quando il soggiorno è finita. Spero che torni presto
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Perfect apartment

  • 5 of 5

we loved the apartment! it has any comfort and the position is perfect as it is closed to the metro station but also 10 minutes of walk from Bairro Alto.

When we go back to Lisbon, we'll surely come back to this house!!

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It is very rewarding for us to know that our guests enjoyed the stay in the apartment. It is good to provide a pleasant vacation! You were perfect guests. I'm waiting for you when you return to Lisbon! Best wishes
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Apto. centrico , confortable y bien equipado.

  • 5 of 5

Apartamento para 4 personas bien equipado con todo lo necesario para hacerte pasar una estancia muy confortable. Muy céntrico, se puede visitar la mayoría de Lisboa andando. Gracias por todo Luisa hemos pasado unos días muy agradables, gracias también por recomendarlos los mejores " Pastelinhos de nata" de Manteigaria en la plaza de Luis Camoes. Si volvemos a Lisboa repetiremos en el apartamento. Gracias otra vez y un saludo.

  • Submitted: May 24, 2015
  • Stayed: Mar 2015
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hola. Es bueno saber que sus vacaciones fueron buenas y que les gustó el apartamento. También fue un placer receceber usted. Gracias por la forma en que se ocuparon de la casa Espero que vuelvan! Estaré esperando!
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Nearest Airport
6 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
50 Kilometres
Nearest Train
2 Kilometres
Cais do Sodré
Nearest Motorway
2 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
50 Metres
Nearest Beach
15 Kilometres
Estoril, cascais e Costa de Caparica
Car: not necessary

Principe Real, is currently the most cosmopolitan neighborhoods and most charismatic of Lisbon. It has kiosks with traditional terraces, great animation develops commercial and cultural: antique shops, good restaurants, shops and fashion design. Very close to the apartment you will find a wide variety of restaurants, shops, theaters and bars. From here you can walk in 5 minutes to the Bairro Alto and 10 minutes for the Baixa and Chiado.

The Cais do Sodre is a mix of generations, cultures, languages and Nightclubs

If you want to take a day to go to the beach, take the train station Cais do Sodre and go to Cascais and Estoril, a cosmopolitan and picturesque Portuguese town. If you prefer a more romantic experience visit Sintra and its beautiful views and stunning palaces.

Public transport:

Taxi rank, next to the Garden of Principe Real;

Metro: Rato, Chiado, Avenida;

Buses: 758 (Cais do Sodré, Amoreiras), 790 (Cais do Sodre, Praça do Comercio), 709 (Rato, Avenida da Liberdade, Praça do Rossio), 791 (Airport);

Electrical: 15E (Cais do Sodre, Praça do Comércio, Belám), 28E (Chiado, Sé, Alfama, Graça);

Train: Cais do Sodré (Cascais line) Restauradores (Sintra);

Elevators and funiculars: Santa Justa, Gloria;

Cruises on the Tagus: Cais do Sodré, Terreiro do Paço;

Bike rental: Cais do Sodré


Rates & Availability

Merces Apartment Rental Rates

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2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Limpeza $54

100 Euros de caução pagos no check in e devolvidos no check out se não houver estragos
Entradas tardias: 25 € entre 22 e 24 horas. 40 € depois 00.00 h

Taxa de limpeza: € 40 (limpeza e lavandaria) 50 € para estadas superiores a 7 noite.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
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Merces Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
Floor Area:
  • 65 m²
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Town
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • walking

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