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.
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 BalconyLisboa, PortugalSuperhost
Top guest reviewshigh end air conditioners are completely silent and beautiful viewthe bathrooms were well stocked with amenities and it was really nice to have a washer/dryerana’s apartment is stunning the views are really worthwhilevery beautiful and stylish apartment with an incredible view over lisboaloved the washer/dryer and provided amenities like shampoo salt/pepper well stocked kitchen with pots/pansclean upscale neighborhoodit was very clean and with a modern kitchenperfect stay beautiful very clean modern apartmentthe flat is absolutely lovely impeccably cleanhighly recommended very clean
Host:hosts have been helpful and responsivealso the hosts friendly and helpful personality and informationhost was great deal with really helpful and efficientthe hosts were easy to communicate with and help us store our bags after check outwonderful apartment and a wonderful host we really recommend this place for everyone going to lisbonRead more reviewsthe location was fantasticalso central location easy walk to everythingthe appartment located in a prime location at the beautiful alfamait is conveniently located close to most of the attractionsthe location is great just below the castle and close to downtown shops and 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, PortugalSuperhost
Top guest reviewsit is modern with good wifi and amenitieswe slept on the couch because it was more comfortableapartment had 2 air conditioners which was great and kitchen was greatthe place was very quiet the bed quite comfortable and the heat/air conditioning worked wellit was nice having a separate loft area for the bedclean and hassle freespotlessly clean great communication and perfect base to explore the local areathe apartment is clean and modern toovery clean and good sized studio furnished wella very new and clean appartement
Host:diana was a great hostdiana was super friendly and showed great hospitalitydiana was a lovely host and super helpfulthe hosts were flexible and very kind welcoming us with great hospitabilitythe room and they host are awesomeRead more reviewslocation is great – around the corner is metro station and train stationgreat location to explore alfamawonderful apartment in a great locationperfect place in alfama close to train stationwe loved the alfama location
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 ViewSuperhost
Top guest reviewsamazing apartment with a beautiful viewlovely apartment views are outstandingthe apartment is beautiful with fantastic viewsantónio’s apartment is incredible beautifully designed with amazing views across alfamathis apartment is adorable and the view really is amazingthe apartment was sparkling clean and smelled greatthe apartment was very clean und cosythe apartment is small but very clean perfect for twothe apartment was very cleanthe apartment was as pictured and everything is very clean
Host:antonio is a great hostantonio was a great hostantonio is an excellent hostantonio was a great host and was really helpful throughout our stayantonio was a friendly and responsive hostRead more reviewsperfect location in the heart of alfalmaamazing flat in the best locationgreat location that is in the heart of alfamathe location is also excellent right in the heart of alfamathe building is located in a beautiful neighborhood close to restaurants and amazing views
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 LisboaSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe bed was comfortable and it even has air conditioningthe apartament is a very cozy place in a perfect place for all alfama fanstight ceiling heights in the bathroom otherwise comfortable with good position to explore areareally clean and cozythe space was clean and nicewe had a lovely stay in this compact clean apartmenteverything was clean and rodrigo was very niceit was very clean and comfortable with great attention to detail
Host:rodrigo was a great hostrodrigo was so helpful giving recommendationsrodrigo is a great hostrodrigo is a very good hosthospitable and welcoming hostRead more reviewsapart from that the location is goodgreat location and has everything you needthe apartment is very nice and the location is perfect so close to everythingit has a good locationwalking distance to many beautiful places and the center
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 TejoSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe apartment balcony is amazinggreat view and much light in the apartmentgreat view to the harbour from the showera beautiful apartment with a breathtaking viewthe apartment terrace has an amazing view over the tejoeverything was clean and it is quietthe apartment was clean and functionalclean and comfortable and as describedbut very clean good checkin and well decoratedthe apartment was very clean and had great character
Host:host was very responsivecheck in & out was easy and hosts were responsive to queriesthere are lovely restaurants nearby as recommended by the hostsour host were great about all the tips in restaurants and things to do in lisbonreally responsive and helpful interaction and communicationRead more reviewsnice location in the 4the flat is located in a lively area and walking distance from everythingall in all a great locationfantastic location in the alfama district within walking distance to so many nice placesgreat apartment in a fantastic location
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 view from the apartment was really amazing and well worth the climbing of stairsamazing apartment we stayed 13 jan for 3 nightsour apartment was beautiful and the views absolutely amazing both day and nightthe apartment is nicely decorated and offers a beautiful view on both the river and the cathedralethe couch is perhaps the least perfect object in the room but still good enoughvery clean and brightspotless and wonderfully maintained and decoratedeverything was clean and decorated with an eye for detailsbeautiful spacious clean and well-equipped flatbeds were comfortable and apartment was very clean
Host:carolina was so helpful when meeting us and answering all of our questionsdaniel was also very helpful when it was neededa most helpful host and a relaxing atmospherecheck in was easy and martha our host was very quick to respond to issues or questionsvery accommodating hosts :) loved our experienceRead more reviewsthe location of the apartment is perfect: close to everything even on footincredible place perfect location and space walking distance to everythinggreat location near to many sightswe definitely loved the location of this apartmentthe location by the cathedral can't really be beaten
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, PortugalSuperhost
Top guest reviewsadditionally the wifi worked perfectlylovely views from bedroom and bathroomwe loved the views of the sea from the bedroom and bathroomthe windows in the sleeping alcove and the bathroom have a lovely sea viewthe views from the bathroom/bedroom were greatvery clean and stylishit was clean and is really newall was very clean really nice placeboth apartments were very clean and newthe apartment is clean stylish and comfortable
Host:our host very helpfulhe was the perfect hostcommunications were fast and friendly throughoutclaudio is a great host and always available when neededhe was always helpful and answer our questions very fastRead more reviewsfantastic location walking distance to most places and close to public transportvery well located near the train station / metro stationthe location was also excellentgreat location great apartmentthe place is perfectly located right around the corner from a main train station metro and bus stop
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 TimeCoolerLisboa, Portugal
Top guest reviewsthe bed and couch were comfortablethe kitchen had great amenities and we loved looking out the balcony onto the picturesque streetthe 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 warma fantastic quaint apartment in the historic area of alfamathe apartment was very very cleanbeautiful and clean house amazing location and very friendly peopleno frills but clean and comfortable in the heart of alfamareally clean and great location in old part of the cityreally great place clean great location free airport pick up and a complimentary portable wifi box
Host:rui & elsa were great hostsvery helpful hosts with local info and organising checkin and outa lovely apartment with very accommodating hostselsa & rui were very accommodating and helpful hosts and responded to our communications very quicklythe host elsa responded quickly to any query and provided great advice and information about the areaRead more reviewsabsolutely perfect location you can walk everywheregreat location in alfamaperfect location in alfamanice apartment in top location in lisbona perfect location to explore the city
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
Top guest reviewsreally enjoyed the view from the balcony and bathroomthe apartment has an amazing view over alfamagood view from the toilet :)the view over alfama is great the bed is comfortable and the wi-fi works really wellgreat view from the showerit's a small but cozy and very very clean placeit was clean enough and could be a bit better kept as some things in it were brokenit is a very beautiful small but more then clean appartmentthe room was clean cosy and for a short stay really goodthere is a lot of attention to detail and the place is very clean and cozy
Host:thank you for being amazing hostsour host was super helpful and sent us tips for restaurants etcthanks to the hostspedro & mafalda have been great hosts in all aspectsthe hosts were very quick to communicate with me and very friendlyRead more reviewslocation is ideal tooperfect location for exploring lisbonall right very nice location i recommendgreat location in the historic districtget location in charming 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
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 reviewshaving the outside furniture and patio was a fantastic place to have breakfast and a pre-dinner drinkthe bed and the futon sofa were very very comfortableapartment was quite dark there is hardly any natural lightthe heater did a good job in one room at a timethe host offered to bring a new fan and then never brought itclean comfortable and just right for 2 peoplethe apartment itself was clean and had everything we could have possibly neededapartment is perfectly equipped and very cleanthe bathroom is tiny but is really clean and does just what you needgreat location and very clean tidy place
Host:rute was an amazing hostthey were very responsive for any questions or issues we hadthe hosts are super sweet highly recommendhost was amazing- sat and explained where to go and best places to eatplus rute was so helpful with letting me drop off my luggage early and check out lateRead more reviewscute place great location with local vibethe location was great close walking distance to a lot of restaurants stores and attractionsgreat location right in the heart of aflamagood location and easy access to the street and within walking distance of food stores etcsuch a great location
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, PortugalSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthere is however a big fan provided which did its jobwe had a very enjoyable stay and would highly recommend the apartmentwe had a beautiful 1 week stay in ines apartmentoverall the apartment was lovely and the pictures are accuratethe apartment is lovely and as shown in the photosclean and cozy appartmentvery clean and tidygreat apartment- clean stylish and comfortableclean comfortable and stylish would stay againit is spacious very clean and bright
Host:she was so helpfulhost really helpful and give great tipsinês is a amazing hostines is a great hostinès is a great host who provides you everything you needRead more reviewsperfect location so close to everywheregreat location in the middle of alfamaideally located near the sao bento metro station in the riberia districtamazing location right in the heart of alfamacute little place in a great neighborhood
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