Top 12 Airbnbs In Alfama, Lisbon, Portugal - Updated 2023

airbnb Lisbon Alfama, Portugal

Welcome to Portugal’s hilly and coastal capital city! Lisbon is plastered with beautiful, pastel-coloured buildings and is home to an excellent array of attractions, including São Jorge Castle, Belém Tower, a landmark Medieval defence tower, and the National Azulejo Museum, which displays five centuries worth of decorative tiles. But, hold your horses, for these are not the only beautiful sights in Lisbon. The city also has plenty of trendy and affordable homes for rent. Here’s a list of the best Airbnbs in Alfama, Lisbon! When you’re ready to explore the city, check out the top rooftop bars and the best GetYourGuide tours in town.

1. A hilltop apartment (from USD 425)

Be captivated by the breathtaking views of Lisbon right from this hilltop apartment that is ideal for eight people. Whip up your breakfast meals and make your morning coffee in the modern kitchen. As soon as they are ready, bring them to the balcony or tiled rooftop and enjoy with the views of the spectacular sunrise. Curl up on the living room’s sofa anytime you want to relax. Make yourself a nice cup of hot chocolate to help you feel even more relaxed.

Breath-Taking Lisbon Views. Stunning Apartment with Balcony
Lisboa, Portugal
136 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 6 Beds 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
high end air conditioners are completely silent and beautiful view
the bathrooms were well stocked with amenities and it was really nice to have a washer/dryer
ana’s apartment is stunning the views are really worthwhile
very beautiful and stylish apartment with an incredible view over lisboa
loved the washer/dryer and provided amenities like shampoo salt/pepper well stocked kitchen with pots/pans
clean upscale neighborhood
it was very clean and with a modern kitchen
perfect stay beautiful very clean modern apartment
the flat is absolutely lovely impeccably clean
highly recommended very clean
hosts have been helpful and responsive
also the hosts friendly and helpful personality and information
host was great deal with really helpful and efficient
the hosts were easy to communicate with and help us store our bags after check out
wonderful apartment and a wonderful host we really recommend this place for everyone going to lisbon
the location was fantastic
also central location easy walk to everything
the appartment located in a prime location at the beautiful alfama
it is conveniently located close to most of the attractions
the location is great just below the castle and close to downtown shops and restaurants
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2. Modern flat in Alfama with lift and a river view (from USD 77)

You may fall in love with this place just as the hosts did! This modern and chic apartment is located on the second floor and has a lift for easy access. Linen and towels are provided and the kitchen is equipped with all necessary cutlery, an espresso machine and a microwave. In the bathroom, you have a hairdryer, shower gel and toilet paper. There is also a washing machine for you to use.

Tourist information is available in the apartment, but feel free to ask your hosts for more! There is an indoor fireplace and air conditioning. This apartment is family-friendly, as well, with a baby bath, highchair and a travel crib.

Modern flat in Alfama Lisbon w/ lift & river view
Lisboa, Portugal
268 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it is modern with good wifi and amenities
we slept on the couch because it was more comfortable
apartment had 2 air conditioners which was great and kitchen was great
the place was very quiet the bed quite comfortable and the heat/air conditioning worked well
it was nice having a separate loft area for the bed
clean and hassle free
spotlessly clean great communication and perfect base to explore the local area
the apartment is clean and modern too
very clean and good sized studio furnished well
a very new and clean appartement
diana was a great host
diana was super friendly and showed great hospitality
diana was a lovely host and super helpful
the hosts were flexible and very kind welcoming us with great hospitability
the room and they host are awesome
location is great – around the corner is metro station and train station
great location to explore alfama
wonderful apartment in a great location
perfect place in alfama close to train station
we loved the alfama location
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3. Apartment in Alfama with an amazing river view (from USD 86)

Enjoy this small and charming apartment with an astounding view over the rooftops of Alfama. There is wireless internet, as well as a wireless intercom system. A kitchen and a bathroom with shower essentials, such as towels, soap and shampoo are also available. Smoking is allowed in this vacation rental in Alfama.

Alfama - Amazing River View
Lisboa, Portugal
592 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

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Amenities & Room:
amazing apartment with a beautiful view
lovely apartment views are outstanding
the apartment is beautiful with fantastic views
antónio’s apartment is incredible beautifully designed with amazing views across alfama
this apartment is adorable and the view really is amazing
the apartment was sparkling clean and smelled great
the apartment was very clean und cosy
the apartment is small but very clean perfect for two
the apartment was very clean
the apartment was as pictured and everything is very clean
antonio is a great host
antonio was a great host
antonio is an excellent host
antonio was a great host and was really helpful throughout our stay
antonio was a friendly and responsive host
perfect location in the heart of alfalma
amazing flat in the best location
great location that is in the heart of alfama
the location is also excellent right in the heart of alfama
the building is located in a beautiful neighborhood close to restaurants and amazing views
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4. Lovely home close to Sao Jorge (from USD 70)

This simple but homey rental comes with one cozy bedroom that can sleep up to two people. Its location is close to the castle of São Jorge. The living room, as well as the dining space, is tiny and kept prim and proper by the owner. This home may be small but its kitchen sure is complete with all you’d need to make good food. Other features of the Cactus House are the air conditioning, free Wi-Fi, a washing machine in the bathroom, and a dedicated workspace.

Cactus House Lisboa
Lisboa, Portugal
416 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed was comfortable and it even has air conditioning
the apartament is a very cozy place in a perfect place for all alfama fans
tight ceiling heights in the bathroom otherwise comfortable with good position to explore area
really clean and cozy
the space was clean and nice
we had a lovely stay in this compact clean apartment
everything was clean and rodrigo was very nice
it was very clean and comfortable with great attention to detail
rodrigo was a great host
rodrigo was so helpful giving recommendations
rodrigo is a great host
rodrigo is a very good host
hospitable and welcoming host
apart from that the location is good
great location and has everything you need
the apartment is very nice and the location is perfect so close to everything
it has a good location
walking distance to many beautiful places and the center
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5. Alfama terrace on the Tejo River (from USD 91)

As the name implies, this lovely apartment has a terrace overlooking the Tejo River. The flat is located in the central neighbourhood of Alfama and the Museum of Fado is just 50 metres (164 feet) away. Walk for five minutes to reach Santa Apollonia rail and subway station. Praça do Commercio and the Sé Cathedral are 10 minutes away.

The apartment is on the fourth floor but note that there is no elevator. Available amenities include free WiFi, a kitchen, air-conditioning, heating and a TV. Shampoo is not provided so please bring your own. Smoking is allowed but no pets or parties are allowed.

Alfama Terrace on Tejo
Lisbon, Lisbon District, Portugal
375 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

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Amenities & Room:
the apartment balcony is amazing
great view and much light in the apartment
great view to the harbour from the shower
a beautiful apartment with a breathtaking view
the apartment terrace has an amazing view over the tejo
everything was clean and it is quiet
the apartment was clean and functional
clean and comfortable and as described
but very clean good checkin and well decorated
the apartment was very clean and had great character
host was very responsive
check in & out was easy and hosts were responsive to queries
there are lovely restaurants nearby as recommended by the hosts
our host were great about all the tips in restaurants and things to do in lisbon
really responsive and helpful interaction and communication
nice location in the 4
the flat is located in a lively area and walking distance from everything
all in all a great location
fantastic location in the alfama district within walking distance to so many nice places
great apartment in a fantastic location
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6. Stylish loft with an amazing view (from USD 106)

This stylish apartment has an excellent location with a breathtaking view over the city and the Tagus River. Within minutes of walking, you can reach top tourist spots, as well as bus and train stations. There are two bedrooms and a bathroom that comes with towels and a hairdryer. However, soap and shampoo are not provided.

There is a fully equipped kitchen and other amenities include a washer, dryer, TV and WiFi. This place is pet-friendly and also suitable for those bringing along their laptops.

Stylish loft with amazing view
Lisbon, Portugal
286 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 5 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the view from the apartment was really amazing and well worth the climbing of stairs
amazing apartment we stayed 13 jan for 3 nights
our apartment was beautiful and the views absolutely amazing both day and night
the apartment is nicely decorated and offers a beautiful view on both the river and the cathedrale
the couch is perhaps the least perfect object in the room but still good enough
very clean and bright
spotless and wonderfully maintained and decorated
everything was clean and decorated with an eye for details
beautiful spacious clean and well-equipped flat
beds were comfortable and apartment was very clean
carolina was so helpful when meeting us and answering all of our questions
daniel was also very helpful when it was needed
a most helpful host and a relaxing atmosphere
check in was easy and martha our host was very quick to respond to issues or questions
very accommodating hosts :) loved our experience
the location of the apartment is perfect: close to everything even on foot
incredible place perfect location and space walking distance to everything
great location near to many sights
we definitely loved the location of this apartment
the location by the cathedral can't really be beaten
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7. Discover Alfama (from USD 102)

This is a newly refurbished apartment just for you in the heart of Alfama. You will be just a few steps away from the magical sights of Sé Cathedral, São Jorge Castle, the National Pantheon and the Bairro Alto.The apartment is located on the first floor and includes a kitchen with necessary supplies and a cosy living room, overlooking the maze of narrow streets leading up to the Tejo River.

There is WiFi for you to use, air conditioning, heating, as well as a washer/dryer. Towels, linen, soap and shampoo are provided. No smoking, parties or pets are allowed and this residence is not suitable for children under 12 years of age.

Discover Alfama!
Lisboa, Portugal
125 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
additionally the wifi worked perfectly
lovely views from bedroom and bathroom
we loved the views of the sea from the bedroom and bathroom
the windows in the sleeping alcove and the bathroom have a lovely sea view
the views from the bathroom/bedroom were great
very clean and stylish
it was clean and is really new
all was very clean really nice place
both apartments were very clean and new
the apartment is clean stylish and comfortable
our host very helpful
he was the perfect host
communications were fast and friendly throughout
claudio is a great host and always available when needed
he was always helpful and answer our questions very fast
fantastic location walking distance to most places and close to public transport
very well located near the train station / metro station
the location was also excellent
great location great apartment
the place is perfectly located right around the corner from a main train station metro and bus stop
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8. Typical apartment in Alfama with free airport pickup (from USD 117)

Situated in Alfama, you will find this charming apartment near Fado restaurants. The hosts will pick you up from the airport at no extra charge and you may use their pocket WiFi to travel around the city. The apartment is located on the third floor and there is no lift.

In the house, you will find a double bedroom and a comfy living area with a sofa bed. There is a kitchen and bathroom that comes with towels, shampoo and other bath essentials. There is also WiFi in the house. Note that no smoking, pets or parties are allowed.

Alfama Sunny & Typical Apartment, By TimeCooler
Lisboa, Portugal
359 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed and couch were comfortable
the kitchen had great amenities and we loved looking out the balcony onto the picturesque street
the apartment is lovely and well-equipped with basic necessities (including coffee and tea)
the nights i stayed were a little chilly but the convenient electric heater kept us warm
a fantastic quaint apartment in the historic area of alfama
the apartment was very very clean
beautiful and clean house amazing location and very friendly people
no frills but clean and comfortable in the heart of alfama
really clean and great location in old part of the city
really great place clean great location free airport pick up and a complimentary portable wifi box
rui & elsa were great hosts
very helpful hosts with local info and organising checkin and out
a lovely apartment with very accommodating hosts
elsa & rui were very accommodating and helpful hosts and responded to our communications very quickly
the host elsa responded quickly to any query and provided great advice and information about the area
absolutely perfect location you can walk everywhere
great location in alfama
perfect location in alfama
nice apartment in top location in lisbon
a perfect location to explore the city
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9. Love Lisbon Apartments (from USD 80)

A cosy space with a balcony, you just can’t say no to this lovely apartment in Alfama! It is located on the third floor, but do note that there is no elevator. There is a double bed and a kitchen, fully equipped with a coffee machine, an orange juice machine and a microwave. Towels and sheets are provided but please bring along your own shampoo and soap. You can enjoy your bath with a stunning view of the Tejo River from the window.

There is high-speed WiFi, as well as an LCD TV with cable. A free city guide of Lisbon and a metro guide are also available for you to use. Plenty of attractions are within walking distance from this apartment, including the Fado Museum (five-minutes away), the Chiado, a city square (15-minutes away), and the Bairro Alto, a central district in Lisbon (15-minutes away). The subway station, Santa Apolónia, is 10-minutes from the apartment. A taxi ride from the airport to the apartment costs 15 EUR (18.76 USD).

LoveLisbonApartments "PIECE OF HEAVEN"
Lisboa, Portugal
349 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
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really enjoyed the view from the balcony and bathroom
the apartment has an amazing view over alfama
good view from the toilet :)
the view over alfama is great the bed is comfortable and the wi-fi works really well
great view from the shower
it's a small but cozy and very very clean place
it was clean enough and could be a bit better kept as some things in it were broken
it is a very beautiful small but more then clean appartment
the room was clean cosy and for a short stay really good
there is a lot of attention to detail and the place is very clean and cozy
thank you for being amazing hosts
our host was super helpful and sent us tips for restaurants etc
thanks to the hosts
pedro & mafalda have been great hosts in all aspects
the hosts were very quick to communicate with me and very friendly
location is ideal too
perfect location for exploring lisbon
all right very nice location i recommend
great location in the historic district
get location in charming alfama
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10. Duplex building in Alfama (from USD 86)

Despite being in an old building, this apartment had been completely remodelled to give a modern ambience. The room is located on the third floor but do note that there will be no lift. There is a fully equipped kitchen with a microwave, toaster, blender, juicer and coffee maker. From this apartment, you will access to many shops, from bakeries and grocery stores to ice cream parlours and souvenir shops. There are also plenty of restaurants and bars nearby.

Towels, linens, shampoo and soap are provided. You can enjoy the free WiFi and the TV and a wireless intercom system is also available. No smoking or parties allowed and the apartment is not suitable for pets nor children under the age of 12.

Duplex in Alfama - Go2Lisbon
Lisboa, Portugal
251 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
there is however a big fan provided which did its job
we had a very enjoyable stay and would highly recommend the apartment
we had a beautiful 1 week stay in ines apartment
overall the apartment was lovely and the pictures are accurate
the apartment is lovely and as shown in the photos
clean and cozy appartment
very clean and tidy
great apartment- clean stylish and comfortable
clean comfortable and stylish would stay again
it is spacious very clean and bright
she was so helpful
host really helpful and give great tips
inês is a amazing host
ines is a great host
inès is a great host who provides you everything you need
perfect location so close to everywhere
great location in the middle of alfama
ideally located near the sao bento metro station in the riberia district
amazing location right in the heart of alfama
cute little place in a great neighborhood
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11. Alfama Pateo apartment (from USD 83)

This apartment stands in the most famous square of Alfama, in the oldest quarter of Lisbon. Situated on the ground floor, guests can experience the hustle and bustle of Lisbon from their front porch. Note that this area hosts many partygoers, so expect it to be slightly noisier in June. There is a double bed and a kitchen and the bathroom has towels, shampoo and a hairdryer.

There is a laptop-friendly area with free WiFi but there is no air conditioning or heating provided. Also, no smoking, pets or parties are allowed on the premises.

Alfama Pateo Apartment -YouLisbon
Lisboa, Portugal
424 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
having the outside furniture and patio was a fantastic place to have breakfast and a pre-dinner drink
the bed and the futon sofa were very very comfortable
apartment was quite dark there is hardly any natural light
the heater did a good job in one room at a time
the host offered to bring a new fan and then never brought it
clean comfortable and just right for 2 people
the apartment itself was clean and had everything we could have possibly needed
apartment is perfectly equipped and very clean
the bathroom is tiny but is really clean and does just what you need
great location and very clean tidy place
rute was an amazing host
they were very responsive for any questions or issues we had
the hosts are super sweet highly recommend
host was amazing- sat and explained where to go and best places to eat
plus rute was so helpful with letting me drop off my luggage early and check out late
cute place great location with local vibe
the location was great close walking distance to a lot of restaurants stores and attractions
great location right in the heart of aflama
good location and easy access to the street and within walking distance of food stores etc
such a great location
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12. Cosy duplex in Alfama

This cosy apartment, a combination of comfort and modernity with a touch of Portuguese tradition, is located in the heart of Alfama. There are two floors in this residence. The ground floor has a bathroom, equipped with shower essentials, such as towels, soap and a hairdryer. There is also a kitchen on the same floor, that comes with an electric oven, fridge, filter coffee machine and other necessary kitchen supplies.

The washer and dryer are also in the kitchen. The first floor houses a living area, with a sofa bed and a double bed. Wireless internet is provided and there is also a TV for your entertainment.

Alfama, Live It All - Cosy duplex
53 reviews
Entire house 1 Bed 4 Guests

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