This charming 70 m2 apartment is located in the heart of Lisbon's oldest settlement of Alfama.
A ground floor unit that is comprised of a bright, open plan living and kitchen area, an ensuite double bedroom, a guestroom and guest bathroom.
Alfama trickles down from the Castle of St Jorge to the banks of the river Tejo and is a labyrinth of narrow cobbled streets, Portuguese cafes and Fado restaurants. Its central location allows for a pleasant riverside walk into the largest square of Lisbon, (Praca do Commercio), Rua Augusta and all that Lisbon has to offer.
Alfama is a hotspot for tourists looking for a generous helping of historical Lisbon whether it be in the traditional Portuguese food, cultural experiences or stunning 11th century architecture.
Among the churches of Alfama you will find The Lisbon Cathedral which is the oldest of an area that once constituted the entire capital city, and the Convent of the Grace (Convento da Graça) is located next to the Castle
Other landmarks include the monastery of Sao Vincente da fora (late 16th–18th century), where the Kings of the House of Braganza are buried, and the National Pantheon which is a resting place for important Portuguese personalities.
Distances to local points of interest
: The Castle of St Jorge is just 500 metres or a 7-minute walk
: Both Praca do Commercio are Rua Augusta are just 650 metres or a 9-minute walk.
: The closest metro (Green line) is just 800 metres or 10 minutes' walk
: The banks of the river Tejo are just 300 metres or a 5-minute walk
: The Observation deck of “ Miradouro de Santa Luzia” is just 230 metres or 4 minutres walk
: The museum of Fado is just 240 metres or 4 minutes' walk
: Bars, restaurants and shops are within a minutes' walk from the front door
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