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Lisbon 99 - Alfama

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Studio / No Bedrooms / sleeps 2

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Studio / No Bedrooms / sleeps 2

Key Info
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • Air conditioning
  • No pets allowed

Apartment 99 is a studio located on the fourth floor of a renewed ancient building, in Alfama.

The view you have from all the windows is so magnificent that you will feel like living in a tower on top of Lisbon.

The studio has 20 sqm, full of light and amazing views all around.

It has been recently renovated to include the following:

- one double bed (140 cm wide) with TV, DVD player and Hi-Fi;

- kitchenette with electric oven and stove, microwave, fridge with freezer compartment, washing machine and dishwasher;

- bathroom with shower.

* It has 2 roof windows, that, when opened, give the feeling of being on a terrace enjoying the sun and views of ancient Lisbon.

* It has air conditioned for cold and warm time.

We will welcome you with a bottle of wine!

Size Sleeps up to 2, Studio
Will consider Long term lets (over 1 month)
Access Car not necessary
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries DVD player, Sea view
General Air conditioning, TV, Satellite TV
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Dishwasher, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms
Furniture Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 2, Lounge seats for 2
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Access Not suitable for wheelchair users
Further details

Reservation procedure:

Reserve online;

You can choose to pay the booking deposit (15-35% of the total) through bank transfer or using credit card or your paypal account (please note that you will have an extra charge of 17 euros).

If you chose bank transfer you will be asked to register as a member;

An e-mail will be sent to you with your username and password and a link to continue the booking process;

If you choose bank transfer, please be sure that all the expenses concerning the international transfer are supported by you as well as any other form of payment.

If you choose bank transfer you can also pay using moneybookers.com or paypal.com later on (please note that you will have an extra charge of 17 euros).

The receipt for the booking deposit should be received by fax or mail no more than 48 hours after making the reservation. The remainder must be paid in cash when checking in. (please remember, NO CASH, NO CHECK IN!)

During the booking process we will ask you to leave your credit card details to be used as a damage deposit or in case of cancellation within 30 days before arrival or reducing the number of nights according to our policies described in this document. The data will be destroyed 7 days after your departure.

Please note that the maximum withdrawal in a Portuguese ATM machine is 200 € and the maximum daily withdrawal is 400 €.

Please note that when you consult us for price estimation this is not definitive. All the prices are subject to changes till reservation is confirmed.

Only one promotion is valid per reservation unless stated otherwise.

Cancellation policy:

Cancellation with more than 30 days before arrival - 90% of total, refund.

Cancellation within 30 days before arrival - 90% refund if the apartment is re-occupied. No refund if the apartment is not re-occupied.

Cancellation with more than 15 days and less than 30 days (<=30d) before arrival - you have to pay 35% of your stay.

Cancellation with more than 5 days and less than 15 days (<=15d) before arrival - you have to pay 50% of your stay.

Cancellation with less than 5 days (<=5d) before arrival - no refund and you have to pay the total amount of your stay.

Please bear in mind that all the expenses concerning the refund will be supported by you.

WE RECOMMEND YOU TAKE OUT CANCELLATION INSURANCE!!

Check-in and check-out:

Check-in is after 4 PM (You can always come after 11 to leave you luggage and get the keys, but if we have someone else leaving on the same day the apartment won't be ready before 4 PM).

Check-out is until 11 AM.

In labour days, you can leave the luggage in our office before 11AM in the day of your check-in and/or after 4PM in the day of your check-out (5 € fee)

Please call us 30 minutes before your arrival.

Check-in Monday to Friday from 4PM to 9:30PM is free of charge, except on Portuguese public holidays.

Particular situations:

- additional 30 Euro for check-in from 9:30 PM to 00:00 AM everyday;

- additional 45 Euro for check-in from 00:00 AM to 8:30 AM everyday;

- additional 25 Euro for check-in on Week-ends and on Portuguese public holidays till 9:30 PM.

Please note that, for security reasons, you must bring a copy of your id card or passport when you check-in, otherwise we will have to take it and you will be asked to come to our office to take it back. Kindly note that we will need either a copy of your credit card or let us copy the information in it. You will also be requested to fill a form allowing us to charge the credit card in case of possible damage occurring in the apartment. If you prefer you can send both by fax or e-mail before your arrival.

Cleaning and maintenance:

The apartment will be cleaned prior to the arrival of each tenant.

When leaving, the tenant is obliged to leave the apartment in a reasonable condition.

Number of guests:

You must inform TravelingToLisbon about the number and age of the guests.

The number of persons who may use the apartment shall not exceed the number of persons allocated for each apartment, except for children under 4 years of age. Pets are only allowed where permission has specifically been granted.

The Estremadura region

Lisbon, the city of seven hills, has been the capital of Portugal since the 12th century. It has a long history that can be experienced in the old neighbourhoods, which may be visited by foot or tram. The Atlantic climate offers wonderful conditions to travel all year round.

Lisbon bears the mark of an incredible heritage with laid-back pride. The city also presents an intriguing variety of faces to those who negotiate its switchback streets. In the oldest neighbourhoods, stepped alleys are lined with pastel-colour houses and crossed by laundry hung out to dry; here and there miradouros (vantage points) afford spectacular river or city views. In the centre, black-and-white mosaic cobblestone side-walks border wide boulevards, and blue-and-white azulejos (painted and glazed ceramic tiles) adorn churches, restaurants, and fountains.

Lisbon

Alfama is the medieval Moorish neighbourhood where an emerging cosmopolitanism mixes with the “natives” day-to-day life. It is a village in the heart of the city, due to the fact that most of Alfama's residents have lived here their entire lives and retain a strong sense of community.

Alfama was first settled by the Romans and Visigoths and was an important Jewish neighbourhood in the 15th century, but it was the Moors who gave the district its atmosphere and name (al hamma means springs, a reference to the hot springs used as baths until the 17th century). It is crowned by São Jorge castle, which was built by the Visigoths in the 5th century and enlarged by the Moors in the 9th century.

Be surprised by Alfama's narrow cobblestone alleyways, stairs and squares, built on a rock-hill that was responsible for its survival after the big 1755 earthquake that destroyed most of the medieval city. A walk through this old-fashioned residential neighbourhood is now a step back in time.

It is an ideal place to explore hidden places, stunning views over the city, the river Tejo, restaurants, fado houses, or even to dance and eat sardines during the popular June festivals. Here you can find numerous little grocery shops, taverns and small restaurants - most having no more than 3 tables. At the edge of the Alfama, Lisbon's renowned flea market, the Feira da Ladra, is held in the Campo de Santa Clara every Tuesday and Saturday.

Contrasting with these timeless images is a trendy modern development by the waterfront across from Santa Apolónia train station which houses stylish design shops, restaurants and bars. From here you can explore the rest of the city walking to the castle (S. Jorge) or to Baixa, Bairro Alto, Chiado or Santa Clara.

If you decide to go up instead of going down, you will find an astonishing view of the city from Miradouro da Graça or from the one where is the church of St. Maria do Monte da Graça. You will also be able to visit a Spanish barroque style monastery S. Vicente de Fora (mark of the Spanish domination of Portugal until 1640).

Came and see for yourself!

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    • 4 Years listed

    Calendar last updated:03 Jul 2015

    Based in Portugal

    Languages spoken
    • English
    • French
    • Spanish
    • Portuguese
    • Italian

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