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OUR GUIDE

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Arrival


checkin

Check-in: 15h00

You can check-in starting at 15h. If you want to check-in before (maximum 2 hours before), please let us know in advance as it may be possible.

DR-Directions

Directions

Rua do General Torres 28,
4430-106, Vila Nova de Gaia,
Porto, Portugal
GPS: 41.138364, -8.610042

PARKING

We have an outdoor car parking space available for our guests 350 meters far from Douro Riverside, free of charge, but subject to availability and upon request.

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DR-Shop

SHOP

In case you want to surprise your partner or guarantee a more comfortable arrival, we provide several packages that if bought in advance, makes the first day stand out.

Have a look and if you want something different or have a suggestion, let us know.

Douro River Cruise Tours (1 day)
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During the stay


safety

SAFETY

For your own safety and security, we have surveillance cameras installed to monitor the entrance access. We have also installed inside your flat smoke and carbon monoxide detectors.

Fire Extinguishers: Just outside the flat
First Aid Kits: In the bathroom
Emergency Exits: Leave your flat and go down the stairs and leave the building
Emergency Number: 112

contact-information

CONTACT INFORMATION

You can call us to any of the above numbers:
We don't have WhatsApp or iMessage.

  • PT: +351 308 801 544

  • US: +1 (949) 484-0479

  • UK: +44 7481 341807

  • FR: +33 7 56 79 88 24

  • BR: +55 (19) 3957-8878

  • E-mail: hello@douroriverside.com

house-rules

HOUSE RULES

  • Smoking indoors is not permitted.

  • Sorry, no pets are allowed.

  • Please respect other guests.

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Nearest "Handy places to know"


SMART TV

Our Netflix & Spotify accounts are already logged on. We've made an account for you to use if you decide to watch/listen something. You also can see our cable TV channels. The TV doesn't turn left or right so please don't force it.

 

Air Conditioning

Air Conditioning

If the temperature of the bedroom doesn’t suit you, feel free to turn it on,  either to warm up or cold down. In the winter, it may take 5 minutes for the AC start working after turning it on.

KITCHENETTE

The kitchenette is equipped with refrigerator (fridge), microwave, coffee machine, toaster, electric boiler, ceramic hob as well as with pans and frying pans, dishes, glasses and cutlery so that you can prepare your meals and eat watching the outstanding views of the River Douro.

SOFA-BED

We only leave the bed sheets and pillows for the sofa-bed when the number of guests are greater than 2. If you want to use it let us know in advance.

Heating

HEATING

In each living room/kitchen & bathroom there are eletric heaters that also can be used during the winter to heat the other side of the apartment. To Turn it ON/OFF you need to find the button either on the right side of the equipment or on it's back. Feel free to use it but please turn it off when you are not inside.

  

Welcome

SNACKS & DRINKS

Everything you can find inside of your apartment is at your disposal, free of charge. We don't charge any other rate for any snacks or drinks we leave inside.

 

 

LEAVING


checkout

CHECK-OUT: 12H00

The cleaning service may arrive shortly. You may stay a little longer till they arrive, but please cooperate with them when they arrive as they have a limited time and we normally have guests coming in the same day.

luggage

LUGGAGE

If after check-out, you need a place to put your bags, you can leave them in the MIRAPORTO coffee shop, just 250m above Douro Riverside, free of charge.

Alternatively, you can leave your luggage in CityLockers.pt in Trindade Metro Station.

Official CITY Information


PORTO CARD (Official City PASS)

Porto Card provides free entrances to 11 museums and discounts to other museums and restaurants. You can either choose between the Walker version or the Transport version, which gives you free transportation along the city for the period of you choice. You can choose 1 Day, 2 Days, 3 Days or 4 Days. You can buy the Porto Card at the Airport, Tourism Offices or in-app through the AppStore.

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