Lisbon 99 - Alfama
Studio | No Bedrooms | sleeps 2
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), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|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|
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 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.
- 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 Costa de Lisboa/Lisbon 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.
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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5 Sep 2013
I loved the city and therefore everything that had to do with it: the people, the food, the wine, the places, the music...everything.… More
Thank you very much for your comments about our apartment in Alfama. It has really a great view.
We hope to welcome you again in Lisbon.
Travelin To Lisbon Team
18 Jul 2013
nous avons passé 1 maganifique séjour à lisbonne, notamment grâce au merveilleux appartement que nous avons loué !très bien situé dans la ville, dans 1 quartier typique et plein de charme. il e… More
Merci beaucoup pour votre commentaire.
19 Apr 2013
"Great stäy in a room with a super view!!"
Me and my 13 year old daughter were completly satisfied with our stay. The apartement is well equipped and has got a spectacular view over the alfama. I was happy, that I could change the apartment fr… More
Thank you so much for your review.
We are happy to help every time we can, so the apartment change was not a problem. :)
We'll see you again when you return to Lisbon.
P.S - And thank you for the photo!!
25 May 2012
It was just as beautifull as the pictures says. L'appartement et le quartier sont formidable. Et la qualité de l'accueil fut irréprochable. Rien à redire.… More
Merci pour tout les commentaires.
Alfama est étonnant !
On espère de vous recevoir chez nous une autre fois! :)
S'il vous plaît consulter notre nouveaux appartements en Europe (Barcelone, Londres et Paris).
4 Nov 2011
"A nice flat with a wonderful view of the city"
We stayed for 4 nights and the flat contributed to make our stay in Lisbon even better.… More
24 Aug 2011
Amazing location in the wonderful alfama, cute small and comfortable apartment with breathtaking view.… More
23 Aug 2011
Lovely little flat, in the typical area of alfama. Very comfortable. Everything one needs for cooking,etc. And a fantastic view!The team of Traveling to Lisbon was really helpful from the start and al… More
7 May 2011
"Beautiful View in Comfortable Studio"
Stunning view of river and town below. Situated in old part of Lisbon with easy access to everything. Winding, steep cobblestone streets, the scent of orange blossoms, a non-touristy zone helped add… More
3 May 2011
Although the tiny apartment was beautiful and well-located, we had some trouble. As it rained for a couple of nights, we had some ugly stains in the ceiling that made us be afraid about electric supp… More
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Our guests comfort is of utmost importance to us so I am saddened to hear, only after you have left, that your stay was not as perfect as it could have been. Had we been informed that there was a leak in the apartment you would have given us the opportunity to resolve the situation, inclusive move you to a different one, if needed be. We do offer a 24hr emergency service and telephone number on check in so our guests feel that we are here to make all in our power to help them have the best holiday possible. I am afraid these situations are out of our control, as I can guarantee you it was not leaking before, and the infiltration may have occurred as a result of the abnormal rain in Lisbon last month. This situation is now being dealt with and next guests will not experience this inconvenience, which we thank you for.
Once again, on behalf of TravelingtoLisbon please accept our apologies. We look forward to welcoming you again.
28 Apr 2011
"wonderful holidaytime in lisboa"
small but lovely appartment with wonderfull view over alfama and the Tejo… More
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