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Arc Houses - House of Maps

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2 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
5 guests
1 night minimum
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**IMPORTANT MESSAGE COVID 19 RELATED “Dear Guests, In response to Covid 19 pandemic, Casas da Comédia are undertaking a strict protocol, based on the recommendations of health authorities. All of our accommodations are subject to a rigorous cleaning and disinfection process between stays, namely common areas, access keyboards, stairs, switches and door handles. The apartments are airy and all bed linen and towels are changed and subject to high temperatures. Hand sanitizer and cleaning products are available at the units for guests use. Also, all apartments have the option of self check-in through access code. This procedure will be imposed for the safety of guests and staff for as long as there are restrictions related with Covid 19. We are available through mobil phone, email or Wha...**IMPORTANT MESSAGE COVID 19 RELATED “Dear Guests, In response to Covid 19 pandemic, Casas da Comédia are undertaking a strict protocol, based on the recommendations of health authorities. All of our accommodations are subject to a rigorous cleaning and disinfection process between stays, namely common areas, access keyboards, stairs, switches and door handles. The apartments are airy and all bed linen and towels are changed and subject to high temperatures. Hand sanitizer and cleaning products are available at the units for guests use. Also, all apartments have the option of self check-in through access code. This procedure will be imposed for the safety of guests and staff for as long as there are restrictions related with Covid 19. We are available through mobil phone, email or WhatsApp to answer all the questions that you may have regarding the property or the surroundings. We can suggest tours, restaurants & other places of leisure. In case you need any medical assistance our staff will help you get it.” Casas do Arco are located in the heart of Coimbra's historical center, recently classified by UNESCO as World Heritage. The building houses 3 apartments (one by floor), with all the facilities to make you feel at home. Situated in a calm, central area, the houses allow you to explore on foot, the most interesting places in town. Besides, they offer an outstanding view over Arco de Almedina, the main gate to the ancient medieval city. In the neighborhood, you can find all sorts of cafés, stores, old picturesque plazas, fado houses, bookstores, restaurants and services (banks, pharmacies, etc). Casa dos Mapas, located on the second floor is a 2 bedroom apartment, with its picturesque balconies offering unparalleled views of the Arc de Almedina. Ancient maps inspire the decoration based on the harmonious contrast between classic and modern items. The apartment has 2 bedrooms, one of which is a suite, dining space, kitchenette, sitting room and two bathrooms. In total there are 4 single beds that can be converted into 2 double beds and 1 sofa bed in the sitting room. Alojamento Local registado no Turismo de Portugal, IP., com o nº 22338/AL. Walking distance interesting places: - Sé Velha - University (main buildings) - Museu Machado de Castro - Botanical Garden - Downtown - Parque Verde do Mondego - Quinta das Lágrimas - Convento de Sta Clara-a-Velha - Convento de S. Francisco - Praça da República - Casa da Escrita Tourist License / Licencia de turismo N °: 22338/ALMore
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Full bath, 1 Attached (ensuite)
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About the Owner
Atlantic D
Languages spoken:English, Spanish, Portuguese
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2015
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Reviewed August 12, 2019 via mobile

We stayed here for three days with our family of 4 (two adults and children ages 12 and 13.) Rita made us very welcome with snacks and a delicious bottle of Port! The apartment is in a charming, convenient and central location. People-watching out the...More

Date of stay: July 2019
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Reviewed July 12, 2015

The apartment is an excellent 3rd floor walk up with two large bedrooms and two lovely bathrooms. It is newly renovated with excellent kitchen, clothes washing and lounging facilities. A superb bonus is the view of the Arc de Almedina and the little cafe at...More

Date of stay: July 2015
2  Thank Dahurian E
Reviewed June 26, 2015 via mobile

Had a lovely week in the apartment. Really nice and clean, lovely beds and bedding. Water, wine, croissants, cherries, apples, ham & cheese all waiting for us on our arrival. Rita & Priscellia very helpful. The only thing we thought could be improved is more...More

Date of stay: June 2015
1  Thank Christine W
Reviewed June 11, 2015

If you are looking for an incredible apartment in the best part of historic Coimbra this is the place. Very well thought out, well planned and very comfortable. Rita made us feel at home and was so generous with snacks and treats. The apartment is...More

Date of stay: June 2015
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Reviewed November 4, 2019
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Date of stay: October 2019
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Reviewed September 6, 2017
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Date of stay: September 2017
Reviewed April 4, 2016
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Date of stay: March 2016
Management response:Responded April 5, 2016
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Reviewed March 2, 2016
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Date of stay: February 2016
Management response:Responded March 7, 2016
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Reviewed May 22, 2015
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Date of stay: May 2015
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Air Conditioning
Balcony
Books
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Highchair
Internet Access
Linens Provided
Paper Towels Provided
Terrace
Towels Provided
Wi-Fi
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