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Panoramic Studio, 1 Bedroom, River View (Douro Story II)
700 square feet
1 Double Bed and 1 Large Twin Sofa Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Other room types
Panoramic Studio, 1 Bedroom, River View (Douro Story I)
915 square feet
1 Double Bed and 1 Large Twin Sofa Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Get an overview of this hotel
Boardwalk Vila Nova de Gaia apartments in Santa Marinha, walk to Dom Luis I Bridge

Popular property highlights

Free self parking
Smoke-free property
24-hour front desk

With a stay at Douro Story, you'll be centrally located in Vila Nova de Gaia, just a 4-minute walk from Dom Luis I Bridge and 7 minutes by foot from Ribeira Square. This apartment is 0.5 mi (0.8 km) from Porto Cathedral and 4.7 mi (7.6 km) from Casa da Musica.

Make yourself at home in one of the 2 individually decorated guestrooms, featuring kitchens with full-sized refrigerators/freezers and stovetops. 49-inch LCD televisions with cable programming provide entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Conveniences include microwaves and coffee/tea makers, and you can also request cribs/infant beds (complimentary).

This smoke-free apartment offers complimentary parking nearby.

Free self parking is available onsite.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Onsite self parking is complimentary.

Douro Story is a smoke-free property.

  • Total number of rooms - 2
  • Wheelchair accessible – no
  • Free self parking
  • Distance from property (meters) 500
  • Free parking nearby
  • Smoke-free property
  • 24-hour front desk

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Number of living rooms1
  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer
  • Microwave
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas:

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German
  • Spanish
  • Portuguese

Parking

Free self parking , Free parking nearby

Room Amenities

Douro Story offers 2 air-conditioned accommodations with espresso makers and coffee/tea makers. These individually decorated and furnished accommodations have separate living rooms. Accommodations at this 3-star apartment have kitchens with full-sized refrigerators/freezers, stovetops, microwaves, and cookware/dishes/utensils. Bathrooms include showers and hair dryers. This Vila Nova de Gaia apartment provides complimentary wireless Internet access. 49-inch LCD televisions come with premium cable channels.

  • Air conditioning
  • Television
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Espresso maker
  • Microwave
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils
  • Premium TV channels
  • Kitchen
  • Shower only
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer
  • Stovetop
  • Cable TV service
  • Free WiFi
  • Individually furnished
  • Individually decorated
  • LCD TV
  • Number of living rooms
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • In-room climate control (heating)
  • Electric kettle
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Number of bedrooms - 1
  • Soap
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet paper
  • Laptop-friendly workspace

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 9:00 AM

Check-in time ends at midnight

Minimum check-in age is: 18

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash

Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds. This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash. For guests' safety, the property includes a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.The property is professionally cleaned; disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings.The property affirms that it follows sanitization practices of Clean & Safe (Portugal) guidelines.The property affirms that it adheres to the Safe Travels (WTTC - Global) sanitization guidelines.

Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F

Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Property uses a professional cleaning service

Contactless check-out is available

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Security system

Property follows sanitization practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Host will greet you

Staffed front desk

Contactless check-in is available

Property follows regional sanitization guidelines Clean & Safe (Portugal)

Guests will receive an email with special check-in instructions

No elevators

Property Registry Number - 97532/AL, 97535/AL

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

Debit cards

gap period enforced between guest stays 48 hours

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: From 1 October - 31 March, EUR 1.00 per person, per night, up to 7 nights. This tax does not apply to children under 16 years of age.
  • A tax is imposed by the city: From 1 April - 30 September, EUR 2.00 per person, per night, up to 7 nights. This tax does not apply to children under 16 years of age.

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Hotel Names

  • Douro Story Apartment
  • Douro Story Vila Nova de Gaia
  • Douro Story Apartment Vila Nova de Gaia

We should mention

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

The property is professionally cleaned; disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings.

The property affirms that it follows sanitization practices of Clean & Safe (Portugal) guidelines.

The property affirms that it adheres to the Safe Travels (WTTC - Global) sanitization guidelines.

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