Apartment | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 4
Take the unique opportunity to sleep inside the walls of the Castelo, close to Lisbon's main touristic attractions. Come and stay in this charming, modern and calm studio. Next to restaurants, bars and mini-markets you'll also find the 28 tram at your door. It will be the perfect place to make this visit to Lisbon one of the most memorable holidays of your life.
The Casa do Castelo apartment has a 50m2 surface in the ground floor of a small old-time building. It is a completely renovated flat where you can comfortably stay with family or friends up to 4 people.
To access your apartment you'll have to go up to the narrow streets of the Castelo district. It is located in a quiet area during night but a pretty busy place during day, that's only because you're staying next to the most visited monument of Lisbon.
It's like staying in a small village where all the neighbors know each other and the doors are always open. Don't strange if you start hear some Fado, the Portuguese traditional music. In the surrounding area you'll find lots of places where you can enter and get astonished by the sound of it.
You'll also have during your stay a dossier with a lot of suggestions of places to visit, museums, restaurants and terraces to relax.
So, Olá Bom Dia! Welcome to Casa do Castelo.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 1 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Paço de Arcos Beach 10 km|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||100 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Portela (Lisbon) 10 km, Nearest railway: Santa Apolónia 3 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Air conditioning, TV, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Further details indoors|
The Casa do Castelo studio is divided into three main areas completely renovated in 2011 and decorated in order for you to feel you're in Lisbon.
The living room has a stylish sofa that can be transformed into 2 single beds. This area is dominated by a big picture in the wall that reflects the yellow of Lisbon's historical tram #28. Here you can also find a closet where you can pack up all your things.
At the end of the day, after walking through the hills of Lisbon, is the ideal place to relax and have some wine. You'll find a flat TV with basic cable channels, a DVD and CD player. All you need to recover energy and talk about all the things you've just visited.
You also have access to unlimited FREE WI-FI during your stay.
In the bedroom you have a queen size bed. In one side of the bed you have a wall with photos of this historical city and on the other side a huge mirror fills the other wall. Green is the dominant colour. If you wish you have curtains around the bed to increase your privacy or to keep the room darker. Believe me it gives you a sense of comfort. You also have an alarm clock to wake you up in the morning in order to take the most out of your holidays.
In the kitchen you'll find everything you need during your stay. Basic ingredients like sugar, tea, coffee, salt, chocolate and some spices are provided. You have table and chairs for 4 persons. Use your imagination and take the opportunity to cook some portuguese food...
The bathroom is small but functional and comes with a shower.
The perfect place for an unforgettable time in an historical Lisbon district.
Towels and linens are included.
|Further details outdoors|
The studio is located inside Castelo São Jorge walls, it's a unique opportunity to feel and taste the friendliness of the people in an historical setting. It's like having vacations in a cosy village inside a modern European city. If you need anything at anytime just ask your closest neighbour.
Walking distance from major viewpoints in Lisbon, the views over Lisbon is something you can't miss.
English / Spanish spoken person available to answer any questions / to make suggestions during your stay.
Transfer from Airport to the Apartment can be arranged (upon request).
The Costa de Lisboa/Lisbon region
Lisbon is one of the most trendy European cities. You have a lot of interesting places to visit and a million of experiences to live. Either you like to go to the beach, visit museums, historical monuments, go out at night or taste the food, you will find all of this in Lisbon with an extra unique detail: the wonderful Portuguese sun all over the year.
The best way to discover one of the oldest cities in Europe is by foot or tram. Majestic avenues live together with narrow streets and narrow lanes, alleyways, stairs and stairways, fountains, palaces and churches. Magnificent viewpoints take us from the historical districts of Castelo and Alfama to Tagus River and its bridges.
If you have time, you can't miss the outskirts of Lisbon. Visit the romantic Sintra, the beaches of Cascais/Estoril/Caparica and the historical village of Óbidos (all in less of 1h. by car).
Come and visit Lisbon, I'll receive you with a lot of suggestions to make this the vacations of your life.
Your house will be located in the historical heart of Lisbon: Castelo de São Jorge. You'll be inside the most visited monument of Lisbon, the ideal place to start your holidays. Just spend some minutes admiring the beauty of this sunny city. From there you can see the amazing geometry of the Baixa Pombalina, the old Bairros of Lisbon and the sun reflecting in the Tagus River.
From your apartment you'll be walking distance from Lisbon's main monuments. Start by visiting Alfama, the historical bairro known for the alleyways, stairs and stairways. Don't finish your visit before listen some Fado! Next to this you'll find Sé, Lisbon's cathedral. Afterwards keep walking to Baixa and visit Praça do Comércio and experience the ride in Elevador de Santa Justa. Rossio, the most important square is just two minutes away. Then take some time to go shopping in Chiado, the cosmopolitan district of Lisbon.
To return to your house take the 28 tram and enjoy one of the most different things to do in Lisbon.
Other places you can't miss is Belém. Here you can find the famous Torre de Belém, the magnificent Mosteiro dos Jerónimos and you have to taste the famous pastéis de Belém (a must do thing). All of this with the Tagus river next to you.
If you like to clubbing the place to be is Bairro Alto. Here you can hear the trendy beats until the early hours of the morning.
Now you just have to relax and enjoy Lisbon!!