The largest in the building, this vacation home rental in Lisbon is nestled at the very apex of the building, in the converted attic space.
Restorations have retained the original timber beams, angled ceilings and plank flooring that lend the spaces a rustic simplicity, while the skylights and terraced windows that look out onto the neighboring buildings flood the spaces with natural light.
The main living room is an intimate lounge space with an adjacent dining area and a fully equipped galley style kitchen. There are three bright and cheery bedrooms with an en-suite master equipped with a chaise lounge, and a separate shared bathroom and room for up to seven guests.
Furnished with vintage pieces that keep things sweet and simple, this apartment tucked above the streets of Lisbon is a unique place of history and charm.
Concierge services, daily breakfast delivered, daily housekeeping included with optional laundry service and facilities. Wifi throughout, cable TV with DVD player, iPhone sound system. Optional child care with baby cots and high chairs available on request free of charge.
Located in the heart of downtown Lisbon in the Baixa neighborhood next to the bustling historic city center, you’ll be within walking distance to Rossio Square, Bairro Alto, Alfama, Chiado and St. George’s Castle.
Metro station Terreiro do Paço is down the block and will take you throughout Lisbon and beyond.
Firmly suited for the 20th century as well as it’s historic past, Lisbon takes contemporary design seriously and boasts Pritzker prize winning works from Alvaro Siza Vieira (Expo 98) as well as great street art and contemporary installations throughout the city.
Gustav Eiffel’s apprentice Raul Mesnier designed and built the neo-Gothic Elevador de Santa Justa where you’ll get the same kind of sweeping city views as it’s cousin in Paris.
The old tram system is great for navigating the ornate cobblestone streets that twist through town and up and down the seven hills
Follow the unmistakable tunes into any Casa de Fado and be treated to the haunting and emotional voice of Portugal.
Not for the week at heart, Lisbon’s nightlife is epic and goes ALL night. Barrio Alto and the riverfront neighborhood of Cais do Sodre are the hotspots.
If you’re still upright, watch the sun rise and wait for the local cafes to open for a traditional bifana (pork bun) or the famous egg tarts (pasteis de nata).
The Atlantic coast embodies the spirit of Portuguese traditions and culture along with great seafood and white sandy stretches of beach on which to enjoy it. The best of the city by the sea.
Lisbon, Portugal. Nearest Airport: Lisbon Portela (9km)
BEST TIME TO VISIT: Spring through Fall for the best weather. Summer high season can get crowded.
Click for more vacation home rentals at BoutiqueHomes.