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 11 of the best ones in Alfama, Lisbon!
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 -YouLisbonLisboa, Portugal
Top guest reviewsRute provided a fan in the bedroomApt looks much smaller the appears in picturesand in the kitchen area the rug under the small table was luridthe double doors open to let the sunshine and the outside in Fan in the bedroom keeps you cooltourists visiting the church and kids playing in the courtyardThe flat wasn't cleanbut the apartment was nice clean and exactly as picturedGreat location and very clean tidy placeso the apartment is quite dark and insularIt was really clean comfortable and had everything we needed (including a bottle of wine to welcome us )
Host:very cute hip and cozyThey even let us check in a little early which is as so niceBeautiful cozi very welcoming and near many attractiongive us an early check-inRute was an amazing host So communicative and even picked me up from the airportRead more reviewsbut that's not a problemWonderful location in the Alfama district with locals living near by and lots of restaurantsThere are many restaurants shops and places to listen to live fado music within walking distance of the apartmentThe station and metro is nearbyThe location itself is great for walking around the city
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.
Alfama - Amazing River ViewLisboa, Portugal
Top guest reviewsit looks exactly like the one in the postingFair warning: you have to climb at least four flights of stairs from the front doorAn unbelievable view and an outstanding flatAmazing apartment with a beautiful viewThe view from the balcony and the cozy apartment made it hard to want to leaveThe apartment was very cleanThe apartment is perfectly located and absolutely beautiful; it's cleanGreat culture and vibe and the apartment was sparkling cleanThe place itself was nicely furnished and very cleanthe apartment is beautiful and very clean and the view is fantastic
Host:Our flight was delayed and he waited over 2 hours for us to give us the key and was so kind and gracious about itHe is very helpful with any travel needsHe also made some recommendations that we appreciated during our stayAnyone with any mobility issues should think twiceAntonio was so helpful and accommodatingRead more reviewswhere a lot of restaurants and bars are located you need to walk for about 30 minutesTo get to bairro altoOnly a 10 min walk from the nearest Metro station and lots of restaurants and sightsThe location is perfect in the Alfama district with so much within walking distanceThe location was within walking distance to everything
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 TejoLisbon, Lisbon District, Portugal
Top guest reviewsGreat place and the view is worth the climb up the stairsThe shower was really special with its own view and great hot waterThe apartment is well-appointed and has everything you needGreat view to the harbour from the showerThe apartment terrace has an amazing view over the TejoEverything was clean and it is quietThe apartment was clean and functionalvery clean good checkin and well decoratedYour personally Lisbonguide also were wery usefull -very good decor and sparkling clean
Host:all correspondence with them was friendly and helpfulWe had easy and quick communication with the hostThe hosts are very friendly peopleThat being our only qualmRomain & Quiterie also provided us with great restaurant recommendations in the areaRead more reviewsThe neighbourhood where it's locatedThe location is fantastic and within easy reach of the metro and a good supermarketThe Fado museum is just a minute walk from the apartmentIt is within a 2 minute walk to many of the bus stations and a 5-10 minute walk to the train stationCharming restaurants and pubs are also near by
A cosy space with a balcony, you just can’t say no to this lovely apartment! 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
Top guest reviewsand you might not have much hot waterThe view from the shower was awesomeAnd the little terrace was great to haveDefinitely not suitavle for someone travelling by carNo AC and no elevatorand the bed and pillows were lovely and clean and comfortableThe location was great and the apartment was super cleanIt was clean enough and could be a bit better kept as some things in it were brokenwalkable to most places (especially the castle)Also you can't cook there
Host:excellent communication and very welcoming even gave us tons of recommendations of things to do in the areaand the hosts are very helpfuland she was so kindThey helped us with advice how to get from the airport (they recommended Uber which was really nice)They gave us a list of recommendations andRead more reviewsi quaint and in a great locationand maybe maybe something elseGreat little apartement in a good locationExcellent location in Alfama with a lot of cafes and restaurants around and ten minutes walk to the center(bins are wheeled by on the cobbled streets every night
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 viewLisbon, Portugal
Top guest reviewsThe room is exactly like describedBedroom no2's window open above the terrace of the restaurant downstairsthe view is absolutely nothing short of stunninga little iffy (incredibly uncomfortable stool/chairs at the table/counterAnd the kitchen full of all utilitiesThe place was perfectly cleanBrilliantly located bright clean apartmentEverything was clean and decorated with an eye for detailsThe location can't be beatMy friend and I had plenty of room in the apartment and it was very clean
Host:We were welcomed by Marta who helps Daniel & Leonor with the appartment and she was very helpful with getting us in and helped us straight away with a little problem we hadThey don't close until 1:30amThe hosts were very helpfulThe hosts are really friendly as well even though there was a missunderstanding about our time of arrival (caused by us)Marta greeted us upon arrival; she was very friendly and gave us plenty of tips for maximizing our short three days in LisbonRead more reviewsand it is really close to a lot of Cafes Bars and RestaurantsThe location is just awesomeSome great restaurants are within easy walking distanceSome great bars and restaurants a stone's throw away tooRight near the door several restaurants
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 viewLisboa, Portugal
Top guest reviewsIt is modern with good WiFi and amenitiesGreat renovated flat use of space exceptional studio feels like one bedroomWe stayed in the flat for 5 nights with our 3 month oldThe apartment has everything you need; and isThe shower flow is too much for the drainThe apartment was very clean and just as described by the owner everything is new which is great RosaThis flat was extremely clean very adorable and right in the heart of everything in LisbonThe flat itself was really cleanThe apartment is clean and well resourced (towels hair dryer washing machineThe place is very clean and just right for two
Host:she gave us lots of useful information and very good recommendationsdid a great job helping us when we encountered issuesThe hosts were flexible and very kind welcoming us with great hospitabilityShe also provided us with information about the sites and directionsOur host was warm welcoming and very helpful with information about our surroundings Great location for people with good mobilityRead more reviewsTheres a lot of bars restaurants and tourist attractions nearbyThe Saturday and Tuesday flea marketMetro station just around the corneralso There are many lovely pubs and restaurants and grocery stores nearbyWe were able to walk to the Santa Apolonia station in less than 5 minutes Shopping for groceries and take out food at the supermarket in the station was economical and convenient
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 - Go2LisbonLisboa, Portugal
Top guest reviewsThe apartment is on the third floor and the stairs are pretty steepThe ceiling is sloped in the bedroomBeautiful little apartment in the hart of the old cityThe kitchen is well equippedthe pictures reflect how it really isThe apartment was very cleanvery clean and bright Equipped with everythingand it was a very clean apartmentThe apartment was clean and had everything we needed (and even more)super clean and perfect location
Host:helpful welcoming and reactiveVery quick and helpful answersShe is a great hostInes is a lovely helpful host who happy to assistis a warm and generous hostRead more reviewsThe location is great to explore the cityIt is located in a great area of the city surrounded by cute restaurants and cafes and close to the city centerCozy restaurants nearby Around the corner a bakery and grocery store Metro and tram close bythere are also proper restaurants serving local foodThe apartment was in a great location right in the historical Alfama area and within 5 to 10 minutes walk of the local train/metro station and the center of town
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 from Hilltop ApartmentLisboa, Portugal
Top guest reviewsEach bedroom has a comfortable bathroom and the kitchen is very well equippedHaving a washing machine/dryer was terrific Loved the kitchen islandThe view from window is terrificNot ideal with luggage and childrenThe apartment was as advertisedsparkling clean and beds were very comfortablewhich was equally as beautifulBeautiful very clean modern apartmentThe apartment is in a fantastic shape and really clean3 separate bathrooms are perfect for 3 couples
Host:Hosts have been helpful and responsiveAlso the hosts friendly and helpful personality and informationThe best host to help with booking from the airport and to give you fast and clear feedback when neededThe hosts were easy to communicate with and help us store our bags after check outBeautiful central and amazing energyRead more reviewsThe appartment located in a prime location at the beautiful Alfama close to everything and has a supermarket near byBeautiful place in a beautiful cityThe neighbors a VERY noise sensitiveAna's place is in the city center and it is quite easy to get everywhere from there using either cabs or tram or take a walk in the nice streets of Lisbon centerLovely place great location within Lisbon
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
Top guest reviewsbut the kitchen is stockedThe apartment was like on the picsThe views from the bathroom/bedroom were greatApartment was just as described and shown in picturesThe apartment was very cozy and niceIt was clean and is really newThe listings and photos are very accurateClaudio's apartment is clean modern and is very well equippedBoth apartments were very clean and newThe apartment is clean stylish and comfortable
Host:He was always helpful and answer our questions very fastHe was accommodating and even let me take the keys home for an easier check in the following weekEverything about the experience was first classClaudio was warm welcoming and super helpfulClaudio was very helpful and always super quick to respond to any questions we hadRead more reviewswalk to the train station and metro/busThere are some really great restaurants right near byThere are LOTS of nice restaurants bars and coffee shops everywhereNo Palheiro which means Needle in the HaystackIt's a walking distance to some of attractions around Lisbon Only aorund 20 minutes from the airport
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 + Free Pick-UpLisboa, Portugal
Top guest reviewsThe unit is also at the top of the building with narrow stairsThe trade off is being at the top of the building at the top of the hillThe bed and couch were comfortableNice and cosy apartment ideally located in the old town near tram 28Generally when traveling in Portugal or old European cities get a suitcase with large wheels as opposed to the multi-directional castersThe apartment was very very cleanThe shower was hot and the water pressure was strongThe apartment was lovely and had everything we needed for our stayThe appartment is well equipped clean and alsoLovely spot Clean Bright Safe Great location
Host:they made us feel very looked after and gave us great recommendations for Lisbonhe was very nice and Rui & Elsa gave us some really good recommendationshaving Maria come and pick us up and check us in andThe hosts sent us an email after arriving with lots of useful tips including nice places to eatThe host Elsa responded quickly to any query and provided great advice and information about the areaRead more reviewswalking to the metro stationWhen air B&B becomes a business it looses its soulNo A/C but no problemIt's in a great location for exploring Lisbon and has real characterGreat location in the beautiful Alfama district Close to tram line 28E and about 7-10 mins
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
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