This house is located in the centenary neighborhood of Estrella d'Ouro, in Graça district, Lisbon. Built in 1908 with the purpose to give accommodation to the local factory employees, the neighborhood is symbolized by a peculiar five-pointed star that can be found as a decorative element in the portuguese sidewalk and in the several houses facades.
Situated in one of the Lisbon hills, the Estrella d'Ouro neighborhood is considered as a landmark (and a rarity) and is daily visited by countless tourists, being part of the city walking tourist routes.
Located also between the Belvederes Senhora do Monte and Sophia de Mello Breyner Andresen (better known as Graça Belvedere), it has only in 100mt farway one of the main Tram 28 stations, that in 5 min will take you to Alfama, Castle, Downtown or Martim Moniz area.
By staying in Estrella d'Ouro House you will have easy access, by walk, to local attractions as S. Vicente de Fora Monastery, Feira da Ladra (main antiques market in Lisbon), National Phanteon (Sta. Engrácia), Saint Luzia Belvedere, Lisbon Sé Cathedral and even to Saint George Castle.
The house is a 1st Floor with open view and lots of privacy, with 45m2 has natural light during all day. It can sleep 4 people (adults and/or children) and it is fully equipped and furnished. Has TV and Internet 4G Wi-fi access. Its architecture is typical Lisbon, with more than 3mt tall ceilings, original shutters fully recovered and frosted glass ceiling in the bathroom, a curiosity that will lead you to a shower full of natural daylight.
Come and meet the daily way of living in a typical Lisbon neighborhood, receive "Good Morning" from the local neighbors and enjoy all kind and traditional trade shops (restaurants, tascas, Fado houses, bars, supermarkets, grocery, etc) only 2 steps from your door. How would the local people say "Graça is Beautiful!".
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 1 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Carcavelos Beach 20 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||200 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Taxi is the best way to arrive at the apartment, will cost you between 15€ and 20€. 6 km, Nearest railway: Santa Apolónia Train Station (2km) or Oriente Train station (7km) 2 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, No smoking at this property|
|General||TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace|
Graça belongs to one of the seven Lisbon hills. It is also one of the oldest neighborhoods in the city center.
People here are known for being warm and friendly, for their welcoming attitude. Here you find traditional Lisboeta houses and architecture and you can meet truly Lisboeta people. The people you will find here have lived all their lives in Graça, at the same house, rasing their children. This caracteristic gives to the neighborhood a unique ambience.
Estrella d'Ouro neighborhood is a private neighborhood built to accommodate a local factory employees. The neighborhood is symbolized by a golden star that you can find as a decorative element in the houses facades and in the sidewalks. It has a very calm envirenment during the day and night and has also all kind of stores around, supermarkets, typical restaurants, fado houses, portuguese pasteries and so on.