About this listing
Beautifully renovated studio in the the historic district of Alfama. Positioned in a prime spot, opposite the magnificent church of Sao Miguel in Largo de Sao Miguel this studio could not be in better place for the visiting guest to Lisbon.
The studio, located on the first floor, has just been totally refurbished to a very high standard. A lot of attention went into choosing the furniture, to ensure that the space was utilised to its best. The sofa is very comfortable when is used as a sofa and in 5 seconds you can convert it into a very comfortable double bed with a real mattress. The kitchen has everything you need to make meals should you wish to eat in. The living area has a large flat TV and has a real living room space. The bathroom is very spacious with a walk in shower. If you like small apartments you will love this one!
The guests will have access to the all area.
Interaction with Guests
We are always available, and just a phone call or email away.
We also have other apartments available here on AIRBNB. Have a look at our other properties.
The location is perfect. In the lower part of Alfama, so no steep hills to go back home. Only 1 min walk to the main road where you can easily get a taxi at any time of the day or night and also very short walk to the main area of down town Lisbon. Very close to public transport, Metro, Trains, Buses and also the famous 28 electric tram is just a short walk away.
Several convenience shops just around the corner and a larger supermarket 5-6 mins walk.
Being in the heart of Lisbon, public transportation is very easy to get. The popular bus 28 that runs Lisbon from north to south (including Belem) is at your doorstep. There are two subway stations nearby, Terreiro do Paço (8 min walking) and Sta. Apolónia (9 min walking).
A very central apartment inserted in the old part of Lisbon, Alfama, but in the lower part of the Alfama neighbourhood. No street climbing required. Easy access to public transport, main road and car park.
Museu do Fado (Fado Museum), 130 mts
Miradouro de Santa Luzia (viewpoint), 260 mts
Sé Catedral (Cathedral), 450 mts
Casa dos Bicos, 500 mts
Igreja de Sto António (Church), 500 mts
Museu Militar (Military Museum), 500 mts
Igreja de São Vicente de Fora (Church), 550 mts
Lisbon Story Center (at Terreiro do Paço), 650 mts
Beer Museum (at Terreiro do Paço), 650 mts
Terreiro do Paço (the main square of Lisbon and one of the biggest in Europe), 750 mts
Panteão Nacional (National Pantheon), 800 mts
Castelo de São Jorge (St. Jorge Castle), 850 mts
Museu Nacional do Azulejo (Tile Museum), 2,2 Km
Bairro Alto, 2,4 Km (20 minutes by bus)
Belém, 10 Km (30 minutes by bus)
Other Things to Note
Please note that this apartment is in the heart of Alfama. DURING THE MONTH OF JUNE Lisbon celebrates with street parties in Alfama. These last until 2am from thursdays to sundays and the streets are filled with stalls selling Grilled Sardines, Sangria, Wine & Beer.
The last two weeks of MAY there are some noise on the street due to the construction of the stalls during work hours.
If you like a good street party you could not be in a better location. If you are looking for a quite holiday this is not the place to stay during the month of June.
We hereby inform you that from 01.01.2016 the city of Lisbon will begin to charge a City Tax of 1 euro per person, value which will not be included in the informed prices and in the total price of your reservation. This tax will be charged directly to the guest at the arrival. Tax value is 1 euro per person per night up to a maximum of 7 nights in a row. Children up to 13 years old are excluded.
No smoking allowed.
Pets are not allowed.
Just look after the apartment as you would look after your own house, After all is your home in Lisbon....
City Council / Tourism of Portugal Reg Number - 11383/AL
Please note that as from the 1 Jan 2016 Lisbon Council has imposed a touristic tax that we are obliged to charge at arrival.
The tax is 1 Euro per person per stay up to a maximum of 7 Euros per person.
For info on this Tax please do a search for:
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Hi. We are Alexandra & Pedro. We are brother & sister.
We have great pleasure in hosting on our homes. We like to make sure everything is perfect for your holiday and that you feel at home. I like to make your stay is as comfortable as possible.
Alex is married and has 3 children. As Alex loves cooking you will find all you need in the Kitchen. But holidays are holidays, and we enjoy relaxing with the kids and avoid most of the house chores.
Pedro has travelled the world and now has settled back in Portugal. A keen kitesurfer and enjoys outdoors.
We hope that you choose to spend your holiday here. No doubt that you will have a great time.
Feel free to contact and ask ( even those silly questions ).
Alex & Pedro