Parreiras Alto - Confort Light and Space for 5!
|Address||R. das Parreiras, 1200 Lisbon, Portugal|
|Response time||A few hours|
SOME FEATURES AND HIGHLIGHTS: ( ALL INCLUDED IN THE TOTAL PRICE )
- Wireless Internet Connection
- Baby Crib and High Chair Available Upon Request
- Fresh Towels and Bed Linen Available
- Fully equipped kitchen with all domestic appliances, kitchen Utensils, Cutlery, Pots and Pans, Toaster, Coffee Machine, Kettle etc...
- Final cleaning included in the total price!
- Many other amenities ( check the amenities section )
- This apartment is personally managed. You will have the guarantee of a warm welcome by one of the members of our staff who will explain you how everything works in the apartment and will give you all the needed information and hints and tips of Lisbon for a perfect stay. You will always be in touch with us. We are reachable 24h a day thanks to our emergency call line! At your arrival a map with the major facilities around the area will be available at the apartment.
ACCESS / TRANSPORTS:
City center is less than 15 minutes walking, so you will be able to enjoy most of Lisbon´s attractions by foot! You have however buses, trams and metro nearby running every minute:
TRAM: Famous Tram 28 takes you to the city center and most picturesque Lisbon districts - runs 100 meters from the apartment
METRO: Rato and Baixa/Chiado metro stations are just 15 minutes walking from the apartment (yellow and blue lines)
BUSES: buses 727, 758
TRAIN STATIONS: Santos Train Station is at 10 minutes walking. This train will take you to the historical site of Belém and to the Estoril/Cascais villages and beaches.
THE NEIGHBORHOOD IN DETAIL
- Supermarket, ATM Machines: 3 minutes walking distance
- Authentic Restaurants, Cafés, Pastry Shops and Bakeries
- Swimming Pool (Nautical Portuguese Club). 15 minutes walking distance
- Night Bars and Clubs: 5 - 10 minute walking
- Pharmacy: 3 minute walking distance
- Biological Open Air Market Every Saturday Morning in Principe Real Square
Rua das Parreiras is the name of the street where this apartment is located in Príncipe Real district. This is a very quiet street, in a historical residential area, but a few steps away you can find a district full of life, supermarkets, tree shaded cafés, authentic restaurants. and shops, especially arround the Praça das Flores, a romantic, cozy leafy square garden. On this peacefull spot, surrounded by old buildings maintaning its original lines, people chat and children play. Native People from Lisbon! This place has attracted artists, intelectuals and politicians (The Parliament is a few meters away) At your arrival a map with the major facilities arround the area will be at your disposal in the apartment.
Right in front of the apartment stands the São Bento Palace. This palace in Rua de São Bento houses the Portuguese Parliament. Rua de São Bento is also well known for its antique shops and galleries and for the House-museum Amália, as it was the home of the Fado Diva singer Amália Rodrigues.
From Rua Cruz dos Poiais you are a few minutes walking from two of the most picturesque bairros (quarters in Portuguese) in Lisbon: Bairro Alto and Bica . Start Climbing Calçada do Combro, a street dividing Bairro Alto to your left and Bica to your right.
The traditional but trendy Bairro Alto has a renowned lively and vibrant nightlife, and Bica with the Bica funicular and the Santa Catarina Belvedere as its main attractions, is a quarter where you can feel the calmness of daily life of local citizens, like if you were in a little village.
The sophisticated and glamourous Chiado district in the city center is also quite near. About 15 minutes walking distance.
The Tagus river waterfront is also a few minutes walking. The broad Avenida Dom Carlos I, leads down towards the Tagus, the neighborhood of Santos, and Avenida 24 de Julho both known for being very lively at night with many bars and clubs. Crossing the rail line you will find yourself next to the river and here you can enjoy a promenade or being sited in one of the esplanades having a drink while watching the river and the bridge.
The area is also well served with public transportation. Two metro stations from two different lines are about 15 minutes walking. Chiado station and Rato Station.
Buses and trams are running every minute. Tram nº 28 is a very famous touristic tram which winds is way through the most picturesque parts of Lisbon, namely the Alfama and Castle area has a stop a few meters from the apartment. In Santos trains take you to Belém, Estoril and Cascais.
House rulesCHECK IN AND OUT PROCEDURES:
Standard check in time is from 15:00 (3pm) onwards.
- If you arrive before 11:00 and the apartment is vacant you can go directly to the apartment for your check in. If it is not ready yet, you can leave your luggage at our office and we will confirm check in time with you then.
- If you arrive after 11:00 you can go directly to the apartment. If the apartment is not prepared yet, we can check you in, give you the keys and you can leave your luggage there while it´s being cleaned!
- If you arrive after 15:00, the apartment will usually be prepared and cleaned for you!
Our office hours are from 09:00 to 22:00.
We can always arrange your check in, even outside of our usual office hours. So if you arrive between 22:00 and 09:00 am, we will be able to check you in, however a late check in fee of €30 will apply.
Standard check out time is until 11:00!
Also we are flexible to let you check out later if there are no bookings for that day! If there are, you may then store your luggage at our office.
CLEANING AND MAINTAINACE / TOWELS AND BED CLOTHING
The apartment will be ready and cleaned for you before your arrival. Fresh towels and bed linens are also provided and all is included in the total price. You will be given a set of two towels per person.
- Stays longer than 7 days: you will be provided with 2 sets of towels/ person.
- Stays longer than 10 days: you will be provided with 2 sets of bed linens per bed.
- Stays longer than 15 days will have a weekly cleaning included on the total price.
Any extra set of towels has a 10 EUR cost.
Any extra set of bed linens has the following cost: 8 EUR for single beds and 10 EUR for double beds.
Any extra cleaning has a 25 EUR cost.
- The final cleaning is included in the total price, so you don´t have to clean the apartment deeply. We only expect our guests to return the apartment to us in a decent state. (No dirty dishes pots and pans, empty bottles of beer, wine, etc…)
The renter is responsible for the property during his occupation and will also be responsible for the correct and decent behavior of all the persons accompanying him/her, and specifically avoiding any activity that is against any law or public health. He will also undertake to keep the property clean and tidy and to replace any damages he has caused.
Please bare in mind that you´ll be staying in a residential building. You´ll be expected to respect other residents in the building. Please observe that quiet is between 10:00 PM. And 10:00 AM. Any loud music or noise observed between these times may result in immediate eviction and loss of the damage deposit.
This apartment is personally managed. You will have the guarantee of a warm welcome by one of the members of our staff who will explain you how everything works in the apartment and will give you all the needed information and hints and tips of Lisbon for a perfect stay. You will always be in touch with us. We are reachable 24h a day thanks to our emergency call line! At your arrival a map with the major facilities around the area will be available at the apartment.
|Check-in after||3 PM|
|Check-in before||On arrangement|
|Check-out before||11 AM|
Reviews of this property
The apartment is consistent with the photographs presented on the ad. Tastefully renovated, located in a quiet neighborhood in the heart of Lisbon, the apartment would be ideal. However, few details are tainting the overall assessment. The sofa bed which lacks 5 battens (much less comfortable to sleep), the sink drains and clogged shower, the washing machine HS, and addicts screens, wifi and a TV that does not work! All this is not very serious, you say, but when a benefit, we reported the problem to the owner, as it promises to pass in the day to replace the bed slat and you pay nobody gives you a sign of life, you go necessarily unhappy or angry! Finally, the flashy, it's tempting, but comfortable essential for a relaxing holiday!
L'appartement est conforme aux photos présentées sur l'annonce. Rénové avec goût, situé dans un quartier calme en plein coeur de Lisbonne, l'appartement pourrait être idéal. Cependant, quelques détails viennent entâcher l'appréciation globale. Le canapé lit auquel il manque 5 lattes (beaucoup moins confortable pour y dormir), les canalisations du lavabo et de la douche bouchées, le lave-linge HS, et pour les accros des écrans, une wifi et un téléviseur qui ne fonctionnent pas! Tout cela n'est pas très grave me direz-vous,mais lorsque l'on paie une prestation, que l'on signale le problème au propriétaire, que celui-ci vous promet de passer dans la journée pour remplacer les lattes du sommier et que personne ne vous donne signe de vie, vous partez forcément mécontent, voire fâché! Conclusion, le tape à l'oeil, c'est alléchant, mais le confortable indispensable pour passer des vacances reposantes!
Reviews for this host's other properties
First of all, the staff was very kind and polite! Alex managed a cab and helped us out for our emergency flight.
The place looked proper and big. The bathrooms were ok and clean.
The rooms and beds also ok
The main reason we won't stay here anymore was the extreme noise of the club below us. We stayed from Thursday till Sunday and the nuisance was enormous!
We also disliked the fourth floor without elevator but that felt like peanuts compared our sleep during the nights.
In case of emergency, like fire, there was no escape possible. Except for jumping outside the window from 10 mtr high.
For us we liked the location during the day but we recommend another place as well.
The apartment looked really nice and it's location is great, even though it's hard to find a parking spot for free.
However it lacked in kitchen suppies e.g. coffee mashine or bowls.
First of all the pictures again detract from the real situation. The apartment was not clean, long black hair could be found everywhere on the stove to admit, I find this very onsmakelijk.Op the microwave was a layer of dust which once again emphasizes the app. was not cleaned while we are told on arrival that we had no access yet because it had not been cleaned. Around the stove everywhere was the trim? The shower curtain was not too tightly. There was a chair whose legs were all removed, not all the lights did. The apartment at the rear which was apparently caused inhabited by 4 young ladies for much noise late into the night, 3:30 pm !!!! The apartment is through the narrow spiral staircase hard to achieve especially with koffers.Dit app. a tegenvaller.Jammer was there for us the previous times we have achieved this was always neatly trimmed through Wimdu.
Allereerst doen de foto`s wederom afbreuk aan de werkelijke situatie. Het appartement was niet schoon , lange zwarte haren waren overal te vinden tot op het fornuis aan toe,ik vind dit erg onsmakelijk.Op de magnetron lag een laagje stof wat maar eens benadrukt dat het app. niet was gereinigd terwijl ons word verteld bij aankomst dat wij nog geen toegang hadden omdat het nog niet was schoongemaakt. Rond het fornuis zat overal de bekleding los? Het douche gordijn zat niet al te vast. Er was een stoel waarvan alle poten waren verwijderd , niet alle lampen deden het. Het appartement aan de achterzijde dat schijnbaar werd bewoond door 4 jonge dames zorgde voor veel geluidsoverlast tot in de late nacht , 03.30 uur!!!! Het appartement is door de smalle wenteltrap moeilijk te bereiken met name met koffers.Dit app. was voor ons een tegenvaller.Jammer daar de vorige keren dat wij via Wimdu hebben geboekt dit altijd keurig in orde was.
A very nice apartment in a convenient location. When occupied by the windowless rooms are a bit difficult. Beautiful view of the city. From there, the city is easy to explore on foot. Key handover and acceptance have worked smoothly.
Ein sehr schönes Appartement in günstiger Lage. Bei voller Belegung sind die fensterlosen Zimmer etwas schwierig. Schöner Ausblick auf die Stadt. Von da ist ist die Stadt gut zu Fuß zu erkunden. Schlüsselübergabe und -abnahme haben reibungslos geklappt.
Wonderful apartment! Perfect location and sufficiently equipped interior! We did not miss anything, this was our trip of life and do not want to live in another place. It gives 10!
Cudowne mieszkanie ! Perfekcyjna lokacja i wystarczająco wyposażone wnętrze ! Nie brakowało nam niczego, to był nasz wyjazd życia i nie chcielibyśmy mieszkać w inny miejscu. Daje 10 !
The apartment is located in a pleasant neighborhood and is in an old house. The interior is full of Ikea. And it was quite cold; the apartment was very difficult to heat. The patio doors were broken causing a lot of heat was lost.
The bathroom was not clean as there were hairs in the bathtub from the previous guests. We also had no dishcloths and towels in the bathroom. Also lacked a garbage can in the kitchen.
The power was still out when we wanted to cook and that made it very difficult to prepare a meal. The coffeemaker flowed always about if we wanted coffee, the can did not fit with the device. The plus was that the beds were good. but that was really the only thing we are going to complain to the landlord. and who has adapted a number of things, including lamps replaced because it did not. and we got two tea towels.
The welcome was friendly, but we are sorry that the owner there is only out to make money and not want to give any service to the customers.
Het appartement ligt in een prettige buurt en is in een oud huis. De inrichting is volledig van Ikea. En het was er nogal koud; het appartement was erg moeilijk te verwarmen. de terrasdeuren waren stuk waardoor er veel warmte verloren ging.
De badkamer was niet schoon zo lagen er haren in het bad van de vorige gasten. We hadden ook geen theedoeken en handdoeken in de badkamer. Ook ontbrak er een vuilnisbak in de keuken.
De stroom viel steeds uit als we wilden koken en dat maakte het erg ingewikkeld om een maaltijd te bereiden. Het koffiezet-apparaat stroomde steeds over als we koffie wilde zetten, de kan bleek niet bij het apparaat te passen. Het pluspunt was dat de bedden goed waren. maar dat was ook echt het enige, we zijn gaan klagen bij de verhuurder. en die heeft wel een aantal dingen aangepast, onder andere lampen vervangen omdat die het niet deden. en we hebben 2 theedoeken gekregen.
De ontvangst was vriendelijk, maar wij vinden het jammer dat de eigenaar er alleen op uit is om geld te verdienen en geen enkele service aan de klanten wil geven.
Great apartment in good location! Very spacious and well maintained.
People suburb are also incredibly nice and accommodating.
At any time gladly again.
Super Apartment in gute Lage! Sehr geräumig und bestens gepflegt.
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