Staying in this apartment gives you the chance to experience the Portuguese Age of Discovery. It was from Belém river front that Vasco da Gama and other explorers departed for their voyages, events celebrated today by grand monuments and museums in the neighbourhood.
Enjoy history and charm but in a modern, candy and sweetly decorated apartment, with a living room overlooking the Belém gardens, one bedroom with a double bed and an individual sofa bed, another room with a double sofa bed, 2 WCs (one with bathtub, other with shower) and a fully equipped kitchen.
This cozy apartment will make you feel at home after a day in Lisbon, a city full of charm and places to discover.
Ideal for families or group of friends.
Historical and Cultural Belém: Belém is known as the historical district of the Age of Discovery. The sensational architecture of the Tower of Belem and Jeronimos Monastery (both World Heritage Sites) is the result of the discovery of the sea route to India, the opening of trade with Japan, and the colonization of Brazil and parts of Africa and China. This is also Lisbon's museum district with the one-of-a-kind Coaches Museum filled with royal fairytale vehicles and the Berardo Museum showcasing a world-class collection of international contemporary and modern art including works by Warhol and Picasso.
Pastéis de Belém: Despite all these attractions, it is a pastry shop that receives the most visitors. At Antiga Confeitaria de Belém (simply known as 'Pasteis de Belém' or 'Belém pastries') you can taste one or several of Lisbon's famous custard tarts that originated on this site and are still unlike any others found around Portugal, made here with a secret recipe.
The apartment has a strategic location in the impressive area of Belém, with parks and gardens, restaurants with terraces, the famous Monastery of Jerónimos, the Belém tower, the Discoveries Monument (Padrão dos Descobrimentos) and also the modern cultural centre (Centro Cultural de Belém), with the Design Museum, the Berardo modern and contemporary art collection, always with the best exhibitions and concerts.
From the windows of the living room you can admire the Belém gardens.
At 5 min walking there is a train station with trains to downtown and to the famous beaches of Cascais and Estoril .
To the old city center you can also take the typical and traditional trams (nr. 15) or the bus (nr 714, or 28).
Payment is usually accepted in the quoted currency () unless the currency and the amount is specifically agreed in advance with the owner / advertiser.