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Casas do Arco - Casa do Baldi

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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 do Baldi, located on the 3rd floor offers the best view over Arco de Almedina. This spacious T2 name is a tribute to Pier Maria Baldi, the florentine painter who accompanied Cosme de Medicis in their travels through Spain and Portugal. His watercolors gave a precious contribute to the knowledge of portuguese landscapes from the XVII century. Travelers, like Baldi, inspire the diferent rooms and décor. 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 °: 22339/ALMore
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Attached (ensuite), 1 Full bath
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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 October 17, 2019

You can feel right at home in Coimbra in this pleasant, modern apartment located right in the heart of the action. Just off the main pedestrian street in lower old town Coimbra, and with easy access to upper Coimbra and the Universidade de Coimbra, this...More

Date of stay: October 2019
Thank fr578
Reviewed November 21, 2018

We arrived slightly before 10am, and Rita met us by the road as cars could not stop in front of the apartment block. She helped carry some of the luggage bags and gave us an early check-in. We were a group of 8 adults and...More

Date of stay: November 2018
1  Thank tracingtheworld
Dreamer558330, VR Owner at Casas do Arco - Casa do Baldi, responded to this reviewResponded November 23, 2018

When our guests travel so many miles from home and they feel safe and comfortable with us, all we can do is be thankful and grateful. Thank you for taking the time to write this lovely comment. Hope to see you again! Atlantic Days Team

Reviewed October 14, 2018

Carolina gave us our orientation to the apartment, going over use of the washing machine, AC units, TV, etc. The location is very good, but the paid parking lot is a distance away and there isn’t an elevator. There are several good restaurants very close...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Jody T
Reviewed January 17, 2018 via mobile

We happened to visit this town when they had a college initiation parade. Incoming freshmen were paired up with seniors. Seniors dressed them up in outlandish outfits. It’s a once a year political parade much like sorority/ fraternity initiation. Cute town on a hill with...More

Date of stay: October 2017
Thank nancy g
Reviewed November 5, 2017

Terrific location. We were met by Carolina who showed us thru the apartment and explained everything we needed, gave us an overview of the neighborhood. The kitchenette was well stocked for our stay, markets nearby, very convenient to all the places we wanted to visit....More

Date of stay: October 2017
Thank Mooresville2013
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Reviewed July 3, 2017

The apartment is beautiful, with all mod cons. The location couldn't be better. And Rita left a marvellous array of treats in the frig. I would heartily recommend it.

Date of stay: May 2017
Thank janeharvest55
Reviewed April 11, 2017

There were 5 of us....and this place was perfect. Two couples and a single all had a very spacious and comfortable room with modern clean bathrooms. Beds were so comfortable. The kitchen had everything you could possibly need...plus a large kitchen table. It is situated...More

Date of stay: April 2017
2  Thank Anncoe9665
Management response:Responded June 19, 2017

Thank you so much for your review Ann! We are very happy you have enjoyed your stay! Hope to see you again!!

Reviewed March 4, 2017

Stayed in Summer of 2016. Centrally located yet in a quiet location on a small square. Top floor apartment, immaculate decorations and nice layout for a family of 4. Walking distance to all the sites of interest in town. Ines & Francisco could not have...More

Date of stay: August 2016
Thank mlorincz
Management response:Responded March 5, 2017

Thank you so much for your review Matt! We would love to welcome you again in the future! Best regards, Atlantic Days Team

Reviewed December 19, 2016

Casas do Arco is a narrow four story building with a bookstore on ground level and an apartment on each of the three floors. We stayed in Casa do Baldi, on the top floor. Our view to the cozy courtyard and the Arco de Almedina...More

Date of stay: December 2016
1  Thank JRademacher
Management response:Responded December 20, 2016

Dear Janet, Thank you so much for taking the time to make such a lovely review. We were charmed by your description of the apartment and the surroundings. It is our drive to provide guests a comfortable stay in this special place were you can...More

Reviewed October 16, 2016

First, I have to thank Rita for meeting us and getting us settled in the apartment. She was so friendly and welcoming. She supplied us with breakfast foods for the next day. The apartment itself is right across from the Arco de Almedina, so a...More

Date of stay: September 2016
Thank Nikki R
Management response:Responded October 17, 2016

Thank you John and Nikki for your lovely review! Your words warm my heart and to hear that you are happy and comfortable with us is what drives us every day! Hope to see you again! Regards from Coimbra! Rita Atlantic Days

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Air Conditioning
Balcony
Blender
Books
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Linens Provided
Microwave
Paper Towels Provided
Cable/satellite TV
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
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Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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