Story Flat Lisbon - Alfama
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Apartment | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 4
Lisbon Story Flat is an invitation for you to discover your own Lisbon story. This bright and charming apartment offers a true sensory experience of the city, as all the rooms present you with a stunning panoramic view of river Tagus.
It's a 3rd floor of a typical Lisbon building and accommodates up to 4 guests. It has one bedroom (double bed), one living room (with double sofa bed), a fully equipped kitchen and a bathroom. You'll find everything you need to make the best out of you journey in Lisbon! Light, tradition and comfort brought together to create an unforgettable travel experience!
This apartment is located in Campo de Santa Clara, where you find the amazing Church of Santa Engrácia (National Pantheon). This is also the square where the famous flea market is held every Tuesday and Saturday. From here you can easily reach most of Lisbon attractions and discover the delicious and unique flavours of Lisbon: Viewpoints of Portas do Sol, Graça and Senhora do Monte; St Georges Castle, Fado Museum, craft shops, cafes, restaurants, fado-houses and easy access to other typical neighbourhoods as Bairro Alto, Chiado and Baixa. It is also within a walking distance from Santa Apolónia train and metro Station (5 min), the famous 28 tram (5 min) and buses.Parking is also very easy (except on market days) and free.
When back at your Story Flat, you can just relax, dive into the city lights as you listen to music or enjoy a book. And remember….it's the stories that make it count!
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 1 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, Yes, smoking allowed|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, Sea view|
|General||TV, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, 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), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 1|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
About this location
The Estremadura region
Alfama is the oldest neighborhood in Europe after El Pópulo in Cadiz. It's like a small village, standing as a time capsule to the years before Lisbon was destroyed by the 1755 earthquake, as it remained standing thanks to its rock-solid foundations. Put away your map and wander aimlessly through its "becos" (alleys) and "largos" (small squares), allowing your senses to be the guides.
You'll see magnificent river views and laundry out to dry from balconies, smell fish being grilled in a corner, hear the sounds of Fado coming out of a restaurant, taste authentic traditional meals, and touch some dazzling tilework. Set in a visually stunning hill that extends to the neighborhood of Graça, this is Lisbon at its most picturesque and the very soul of the city.
Life here continues much as it has for centuries, but walk down towards the river and you're once again in modern times: old warehouses have been renovated and turned into some of the city's coolest hotspots, from DeliDelux for brunch to Bica do Sapato for dinner, and Lux for drinks and dancing until sunrise
The apartment is situated in Campo de Santa Clara, where stands the impressive church of Santa Engrácia (National Pantheon) and also where the famous flea market, a market of second-hand articles, takes place every 3rd and Saturday. One step away is Alfama, the most typical and genuine neighbourhood of Lisbon. The perfect starting point to explore the city. Here, you're within walking distance of sights such as the viewpoints of the Portas do Sol and Graça; Castelo de São Jorge, the Fado Museum, cafes, craft shops and the nearby neighborhoods of Baixa, Chiado, Bairro Alto and Prìncipe Real.
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17 Jan 2015
"COSY AND PERFECT!"
Staying at Ana & Rita's was a thoroughly enjoyable & memorable time for us. Communication with Ana was at all times so friendly & helpful. The apartment has wonderful views from all rooms over th… More
10 Jan 2015
"Amazing, Convenient, Charming"
This apartment was STUNNING. It was so beautiful, and everything seems brand new. We cooked twice, and the kitchen was fully equipped. There was a lovely super market down inside Santa Apolonia train … More
9 Jan 2015
"Perfetto, con una fantastica vista sull'oceano!"
L'appartamento è l'ideale per chi ama i paesaggi tipici, un'ottima vista sull'oceano! L'appartamento è comodo in quanto molto vicino al centro città, basta prendere la staz… More
2 Jan 2015
"Muito, mas mesmo muito bom!"
Excelente escolha para se passar uns dias e fazer historia em Lisboa.O apartamento faz jus à cidade com pormenores de encantar.Aconselho pois é muito, mas mesmo muito bom!… More
15 Dec 2014
"Um local mágico"
Aqui respira-se a cidade do fado na sua essência mais pura e tranquila. Longe do rebuliço do trânsito é um espaço que sabe acolher o viajante da melhor forma. A vista é soberba, o quarto acolhed… More
12 Dec 2014
O apartamento encontra-se numa das zonas mais pitorescas da cidade de Lisboa. Extremamente bem situado e muito bem servido de transportes, é de fácil acesso. Com vista privilegiada para o rio Tejo e… More
3 Dec 2014
"Lovely flat in Lisbon. Thoroughly recommend."
Ana and Rita have thought of everything that travellers might need and have a created a welcoming ambience in their lovely flat . The flat is small but very comfortable with great views. It is on the … More
13 Oct 2014
"A wonderful experience"
There are many fine places to stay and experience Alfama but Ana's apartment has unbeatable views of the river. We arrived to a spotless and bright apartment, no complaints there! The wifi - supe… More
13 Aug 2014
"Una ventana con vistas"
Hemos pasado 5 noches en este acogedor apartamento situado en el barrio de Alfama, uno de los más tradicionales de la ciudad. Viajábamos en familia y considero que sería perfecto, tanto para una es… More
11 Apr 2014
"much better than expected"
When two of my friends and I booked the apartmant a few weeks ago we were not really spending a lot of time searching for one, we just wanted to have a nice place to sleep and hang around:) so let s say we chose it more accidently than on purpose...but well what a good choice it was!!
The apartmant looked good on the pics, so we expected a slightly worser apartmant in reality, but we were totally wrong....it s at least as good as on the pics of it!!
A few things that were a big plus of it:
- the view: just amazing
- the bed: we slept like a baby:)
- a very clean apartmant was waiting for us with all the equipment (utensils) you need
- it s very close to the metro, u can get anywhere you want in a few minutes
Overall on a scale of 10 it s at least a 9 considering the price of it (the only thing that is maybe missing is the elevator)
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