About This Listing
- Best Views in Porto
- Lovely Bedroom with En-suite & Balcony
- Port Wine Caves on doorstep
- Nice Cafe's & Tapas bars
- Great walks to River & Sea
- Beautiful Beaches nearby
- Good Public Transport links
- Free Parking
My spacious place is conveniently located in the port wine caves district - away from the noise and chaos of downtown!
You'll have quick and easy access to the river, wine tasting, cruises, cable-car, Ribeira. The city centre is a relaxing walk or short bus ride away.
There's numerous cafe's right on your doorstep for coffee, cakes and tapas. Also nearby is one of the best places to try a Francesinha - Porto's famous culinary dish.
For wine tasting, the popular Grahams port lodge is just across the street. You can learn the history of Port, tour its impressive caves and receive 3 excellent wines, all for a very reasonable 5€!
For outdoor sardine tasting, the charming Fisherman's village is on this side of the river and superb beaches are minutes away by car or public transport (1 min walk to bus stops).
*Porto is an easy city to fall in love with and I'll be here to make sure you get the most out of your trip - passing on local knowledge and acting as your on call information desk :)
Private bedroom, private bathroom with access to large balcony and chairs. Shared kitchen use and living room access is also possible. Washing machine can be used too.
Interaction with Guests
Totally up to each guest!
If you want privacy you'll get it, or if you're looking for a more immersive local experience then that's fine too :)
The superb views of Porto, port wine caves on doorstep and easy access to the best beaches in area.
Bus stop is 1 min walk with frequent services to city centre (8 mins ride) and also to the nearby beaches.
For those with own transport, there is also free parking available in front of building.
Driving from the airport takes only 15 mins, or you can take the metro into centre + connecting bus (total cost €2.40)
Smoking is allowed but only outside on the balcony/terrace (sheltered even when raining).
As I live in an apartment building, I do need to respect the neighbours and avoid making too much noise after 11-12pm. Therefore I request all my guests abide by that too.
It's better suited for enjoying a good nights sleep than party animals :)
Paul's apartment was lovely, the room was clean and the view from the balcony was wonderful. The location is good for being a short walk from town, the water front and the restaurants whilst also being in a quiet location. Paul gave good suggestions of where was good to see and to eat, we really enjoyed our time in Porto. We would love to go again.
Paul nous a très bien reçu
Son appartement est agréable et bien situé
Du balcon vous avez une très belle vue
Très bonne literie, immeuble propre, quartier très calme,bonne connexion wifi,ascenseur,serviettes de bain a disposition,a 5 minutes du centre
Paul nous a bien expliqué l'itinéraire pour atteindre le logement ainsi que tous les sites touristiques a visiter
Je recommande vivement
Merci Paul pour votre hospitalité et votre gentillesse
Paul was a great host; he gave us a detailed email of his favorite places in Porto and suggestions for our trip. The view from the room was perfect. The place was perfectly located for all we wanted to do.
Paul is very nice and helpful on my very late minute booking request, his place was a perfect location for me to visit the Port Houses and has a great view over look at the river. I went to one of his favorite restaurant Cafeina, which is one of the best meals on my trip!
the building is very easy to find. we arrived by car and there are no problem to find a free place for parking. we got an amazing view from our room. Paul gave us many recommandations which are very useful. There are many winery in the neighborhood. We have taken advise of Paul to visit the graham's. It was unforgettable experience. From Paul's place to go center of Porto is a very agreeable walk. I recommande highly Paul's place.
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About the Host, Paul
New to Airbnb so hoping to find some great accommodation options as well as make goods friends along the way. Friendly and open and definitely respectful towards hosts property as I'll be looking to rent out as well :)
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