Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance 888-640-7927
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance 888-640-7927

Very quiet and sunny with stunning views over Alfama roofs and Tagus river

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 861 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 6 nights

Overview

About the property

2 bedroom, 1 bathroom, sleeps 4 (or 6 using the sofa in living room)

Located in the heart of the medieval Moorish and Jewish neighborhood of Alfama, the apartment has a stunning view over the wide River Tagus estuary. At walking distance of some of Lisbon’s leading museums and monuments, the apartment has a choice of typical grocers nearby as well as family-run restaurants, supermarkets, outdoors cafes, bars and other shops.

The apartment is in a building nestling the slope of a hill, 100 m above sea level, overlooking the river, so while its main, and private, entrance is on the ground-floor, you can enjoy the stunning river view from the second floor balconies on the other side of the building, without having to climb any stairs.

The building is facing south, the apartment is sunny and bright. You can sit in the living room and admire the beautiful light of the sunset over old town roofs and the amazing Tagus water's mirror.

Casa d’Alfama is duly registered in the Tourism Authority of Portugal (#986/AL) and respect Portuguese laws and regulations.

More Details

Owner
Cristina Sampaio
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english, french, german, spanish, portuguese
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 24, 2017

Amenities

Alfama Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 861 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • River
Theme:
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Basic Soaps
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Main bedroom - 1 double , 1 baby crib
    Living room - 1 sleep sofa /futon , For 2 additional guests
    Hammock room - Try the brazilian way
    Second room - 1 double , Amazing view over the river
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • sailing
  • swimming
Notes:
Other Amenities - Cable TV with 110 Channels - iPod AV connection kit - Electric kettle - Outdoor clothes line - Vacuum cleaner - Electric heating in all rooms - Electric table fans - Room for 2 bikes in ground-floor hall - Smoking on the balcony allowed

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(118 traveler reviews)

94% Complete
5% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
Very quiet and sunny with stunning views over Alfama roofs and Tagus river
average rating of 4.940678 based on 118 reviews
5

Gelungener Städtetripp

  • 5 of 5

Die Wohnung ist ein perfekter Standort in der Altstadt.Sie ist zentral,verkehrsgünstig und trotzdem ruhig gelegen.Der ebenerdige Zugang läßt den vorhandenen Ausblick auf Fluß und die Dächer von Amalfa nicht vermuten,aber die Hanglage macht es möglich.Die Wohnung ist für 2 Personen ideal aber läßt auch mehrere Bewohner

genügend Freiraum.Sie entspricht völlig den Bildern und Beschreibung der Homepage und ist gepflegt und liebevoll eingerichtet.Wir haben darin 8 schöne und erlebnisreiche Tage verbracht.Der Highlight der Wohnung ist die Vermieterin Christina,die sehr nett,kompetent und hilfsbereit ein gutes Deutsch spricht und alles perfekt organisiert hat.

Hierfür vielen Dank. Wir werden diese Kombination gerne weiterempfehlen! Lissabon und diese Wohnung ist für Neugierige eine

Reise wert.

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
2 0
5

Great place

  • 5 of 5

Really enjoyed staying in this bright, airy place. It was warm, but breezes off the river meant that we never used the fans supplied. Very convenient for walking and Cristina very helpful.

  • Submitted: Aug 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Great place to stay right in the middle of Alfama.

  • 5 of 5

It is the middle of Alfama walking distance to groceries, bakery, bus and tram stations. Christina was a wonderful help with a map of the area and information about nearby beaches.

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Gelungener Aufenthalt

  • 5 of 5

Zentrale Wohngelegenheit mitten in Alfama, das Leben und die Feierlichkeiten waren sehr gut mitzuerleben. Wohnungseinrichtung wie beschrieben vorgefunden. Viele Lokale sowie Lebensmittelgeschäfte fußläufig zu erreichen.

Der Kontakt mit der Vermieterin (Cristina) hat sehr gut funktioniert. Wir würden wieder dort wohnen.

Karen / Stefan

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
Bonn, Germany
5

Very convenient and nice place

  • 5 of 5

Clean and very well maintained place, fully equipped kitchen, very nice Wallpictures and paintings. The manager provided lots of interesting information what to do in Lissabon and organised everything well. Beautiful view on the river, shops and restaurant all around. Excellent place to go again!

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
4

a cute apartment

  • 4 of 5

on a narrow old cobble stone street with a nice view of the water, this enjoyable apartment was pleasant and well equipped. It was however hard to get to and from. No nearby bus or Metro, so be prepared to walk lots of hills. In fact Lisbon itself is not well serviced with public transport in my opinion, not just this apt. and I found no Tourist Information Helpers and the locals less than warm. And if they give you bread and olives and cheese before a meal at a restaurant, know that there is a hefty price associated with it. It's not free!

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for you review, although it's inaccurate. There are several public transport options close to the apartment: the subway station is located at 600 meters, there is a bus stop located at 400 meters and a tramway stop located at 100 meters. Of course in Lisbon you have to walk up and down the hills. It's the nature of the town — and its charm. If you wish to visit a flat town I recommend you Paris or Amsterdam. I know you had a bad experience with the taxi driver from the airport. Unfortunately it happens (I had recommended you a transfer, that you didn't want) but, in my opinion, this shouldn't influence the appreciation of the apartment.
Did you find this review helpful?
1 0

Map

Nearest Airport
7 Kilometres
Lisbon airport
Nearest Ferry
1 Kilometres
Terreiro do Paço
Nearest Train
600 Metres
Santa Apolónia
Nearest Beach
15 Kilometres
Costa do Estoril
Car: not necessary

Photos

Rates & Availability

Available
Unavailable
Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $35.85
Additional Guest Fee $23.9 per person per night
Pet Fee $5.98

Accepted currency: Euro
Rates apply to children aged 4 years and over.
There is a deposit of 200 Euro cash (or $250 / £150), to be refunded upon departure and return of the apartment in good condition.
Final cleaning included.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

You might like these similar properties