Alfama river view
Filled with light, just 250 meters away from the Tejo river, this charming apartment is located in the heart of Alfama, one of the oldest and most typical neighborhood’s in Lisbon. Refurbished in February (2016) the house is full of simple but elegant touches, offering you an atmosphere of comfort and quietness, ideal for your stay in the Lisbon Historical Centre. With one bedroom, one bathroom, a living room and one separate kitchen, this 40 sqm2 apartment is in the 3rd floor (no escalator) of a typical Alfama building. The living room provides dining table (seats 4), a double sofa bed (sleep 2), satellite TV, free Wi-Fi and a great view to the Tejo river. In the bedroom you’ll find a double sized bed, a good wardrobe and a safe deposit box. The bathroom provides hair dryer and in the kitchen there’s everything you need to make a perfect meal – oven, microwave, kettle, toaster, citrus juicer, coffee machine and blender. There’s also iron, an umbrella, books and magazines as well as cards and games for the little ones in the house.
Transportation and facilities:
The Santa Apolónia subway station is just 3 minutes away and allows you to easily reach any other part of the city. There are also buses, cabs and parking on street in a 3 minute walking distance. Near Alfama River View you’ll find all sorts of services and facilities – ATM, laundry, grocery stores, pharmacy, butcher, bakery, trade shops, fado houses, bars and restaurants. Loose yourself in the many small rustic bars (tabernas) where you can enjoy drinks and traditional foods. The house is near to the Museum of Fado (an old typical Portuguese genre of music), Pantheon and Feira da Ladra market (Tuesday and Saturday), St. Estevão church and São Vicente de Fora church. It’s two steps away from the castle of São Jorge, Portas do Sol and Santa Luzia viewpoints and Sé (tram 28). If you like to walk, follow the river and in 15-20 minutes you’ll reach Terreiro do Paço, Chiado or Rossio.