Sited in the historical centre of Porto, this renovated apartment is a 2-minute walk from the famed São Bento Train and Metro Stations. The carefully-decorated Urban Apartment Casa da Portela has a balcony which features a panoramic view of the city and of the Clérigos Tower. The unit has a living room with a sofa and flat-screen cable TV, DVD player, free WiFi, bathroom with a hairdryer and a fully-equipped kitchen. There is a double bed, a sofa bed and a dining area. It also features a balcony with a scenic view of the Clérigos Tower, the Portuguese Photography Centre and the city. Guests can use the Urban Apartment's kitchen to prepare their own meals. The unit includes a microwave, refrigerator, oven, stove, dishwasher, coffee machine and electric kettle. Local restaurants are available within a short 3-minute walk from the apartment, many serving the region’s most famous dish, the Francesinha (a dish comprised of bread, assorted meats, cheese, a rich sauce and French fries). The Urban Apartment Casa da Portela is a 4-minute drive from the iconic D. Luís I Bridge which connects to neighbouring Vila Nova de Gaia. The Serralves Museum of Modern Art is a 13-minute drive and features a vast green garden for guests to take a calm stroll after admiring the works of art. Miguel Bombarda Street is a 9-minute drive and is filled with art galleries and alternative shops. The apartment is a 4-minute walk from Aliados, in the Porto centre, this area includes the City Hall building as well as several shops and typical cafés. An 8-minute walk away are the Galerias Paris, Porto’s premier nightlife hotspot, with its many bars and night time cafés. The Urban Apartment Casa da Portela is a 20-minute drive from the Porto International Airport.