Apartment | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 6
Situated in the ground floor of a lovely, restored, 19th century building covered with beautiful green glazed traditional tiles (azulejos), next to the financial, business and shopping zone of Saldanha with easy access by car, it is ideal families with children and pets that wish to visit Lisbon's tourist attractions or for businessmen and professors that work in the firms or universities close by. The apartment was recently restored and fully equipped with cable TV and Wifi Internet broadband access, It has two bedrooms, both can be prepared with one double bed or two single beds. Both the suite bathroom and the main bathroom have bath/shower. The sitting/dinning room has 3 large windows and receives lovely Jacaranda-filtered sunlight. In the back of the apartment there is a nice decked garden with small Papaya and Anona trees and several other plants, ideal for a drink by the end of the day or for children or pets to play safely.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Caparica 15 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Lisbon 5 km, Nearest railway: Saldanha (metro)|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, Yes, smoking allowed|
Features and Facilities
|General||Central heating, TV, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
The Costa de Lisboa/Lisbon region
Lisbon is an illuminated city. The almost constant presence of sunshine and the River Tagus transforms the Portuguese capital into a mirror of a thousand colors - highlighting the city's unique architecture and beauty.
?There are so many things to see and do in Lisbon that visitors have access to a wide array of different experiences.
?As we walk through Lisbon - whose history spans back thousands of years – we find streets filled with heritage monuments, and characteristic neighborhoods where the city first developed and can still be experienced at its most genuine level.
Visit Lisbon of the River Tagus, whose riverfront is dedicated to leisure activities and links the monumental zone of Belém with the modern area of the Parque das Nações.
Have fun in Lisbon, where nightlife continues till dawn.
Practice sport in Lisbon - with excellent Golf courses and beaches close at hand.
Experience calmer moments in Lisbon in the city's parks, gardens, belvederes, cafés and esplanades.
Or simply enjoy the pure pleasure of being in Lisbon, through its gastronomy, luxury hotels, spas and shopping centers.
Lisbon. A personal experience.
The apartment is located in the business and financial center of Lisbon, close to the elegant Largo D. Estefania, with it's Neptun fountain, and the Praça Saldanha, with it's shopping centers. Easy access to the major tourist attractions of Lisbon.
Within walking distance you can visit the Gulbenkian Museum, the Edward VII Park, Marques de Pombal and the Avenida da Liberdade. The downtown zone (Chiado, Rossio, Rua Augusta, Terreiro do Paço and the old neighborhoods of Alfama, Bairro Alto and Castelo de S. Jorge) are just 5 minutes away by metro. You can easily go to Belém and Mosteiro dos Jerónimos zone using the hop-on hop-off buses from Saldanha and the Parque das Nações and Oceanário zone with the red line of the metro.
Plenty of choice of restaurants and gastronomy within 5 mins walking, including traditional portuguese restaurants like Pavão and Duas Amazonas (portuguese fish & seafood) and O Vitral (regional), international cuisine, like Zaafran (indian), Samurai (japanese) or Valentino (italian) and the international fast-food chains like McDonalds and Pizza Hut. For late night dining, you have the Galeto, open until 3am.
To taste the delicious cakes and pastries of Lisbon, including the famous tarts of Belém, try Pastelaria Versailles.
Food and Beverages:
If you prefer to cook at home, right in front of the apartment you have a Continente supermarket and at the top of the street the 31 Janeiro Market (a traditional market with fresh fish, meat, fruits and vegetables).
Shopping and cinema:
Saldanha Residence, Dolce Vita Monumental, Atrium Saldanha shopping centers (nearby), Also close to the apartment there are the Campo Pequeno bullring shopping center and musical arena, El Corte Ingles department store, Avenida Liberdade fashion and designer shops.
Football: (by metro) Sporting stadium and Benfica stadium.
Beach: (25 mins by car) Caparica or Cascais/Estoril.
Golf: (30 mins by car) Penha Longa or Quinta Marinha or Aroreira.
Surf: (30 mins by car) Carcavelos or Guincho.