Gorgeous and trademark central, this charming late 1800's apartment (2 bedrooms, 1 full bath, sleeps 5) is located in the Baixa Pombalina (Baixa-Chiado) neighborhood of Lisbon. The building was recently fully remodeled and upgraded with an elevator. The apartment features all new furniture and appliances, contemporary decor, hypoallergenic microfiber duvets/comforters, luxury cotton linen, central heating, air conditioning, free cable/ wifi and a balcony offering striking views of the city. The entire apartment sunbaths sunrise-to-sundown (~ 300 days per year). Each room can be configured to 2 twin beds or one king bed. Sofa + portable crib (for a child up to 4 years old). Childproof locks in all windows and doors. Baby bedding/children toys available upon request.
Its prime location and walking distance to key historic sights will enable you to discover Lisbon. Come visit the first world earthquake proof buildings in our Pombaline Downtown and the first architectural grid design that inspired the outlay of New York City! Close proximity to key historic sights in Lisbon will enable you to discover the city on foot - Moorish Castle/Alfama 10min walk; Elevador de Santa Justa, within a 2 min walk, Praça do Comercio/Praça da Figueira/ Rossio within 3-5 min; Bairro Alto 15-20min. Iconic N28 tram is 2 blocks away. 3 subway/tube stations within 5 min, train to beaches (Estoril)/ fishing village of Cascais 15min walk (Cais do Sodre), train to delightful Sintra within 5 min (Rossio) and boat rides to cross the Tagus/Tejo river within 5 min (Caparica beaches and wonderful fish/shellfish dinning in the local restaurants).
Direct airport transfer bus stops 1 block away. Multitude of restaurants and shops right outside.
Running/jogging- try the river front with the iconic Cais das Colunas in Praça do Comercio (5 min away), jog in river front till Algés or as far as you feel like. Night out: walk to Alfama 5 min, enjoy our world renown Portuguese food, enjoy lively bars/pubs and live Fado performances. If you prefer Bairro Alto (10 min in the opposite direction), a multitude of gentrified filled bars, restaurants and theaters will satisfy every taste.
A guest will have access to the entire apartment and amenities.
We've set up an excellent self-catered apartment with all the necessary amenities to make your stay a great one. We provide WIFI, cable television, all the necessary appliances (oven range, dish washer, tumble dryer, coffee maker, hair dryer, hair iron ect,) sheets, towels and some basic staples to get you started (sugar, coffee, ect.)
We ask you treat the apartment with the same respect you would treat your possessions.
Our family of four loved the amazing Lisbon sunlight so much we bought this charming apartment to be THE place to spend our family vacations in Portugal. It is this all year around reinvigorating Lisbon sunlight that we propose to share with you if you wish to discover this ancient European capital in the comfort of our home away from home.