Bright apartment and comfort with excellent location in one of the typical neighborhoods of Lisbon in the Belém area. Fully equipped, excellent insulating windows, cable TV, Wi-Fi, etc. Good transport links and trains to the beach.
"Apartment River and Palace view" was our apartment, our little hideaway and beloved home for years. This house, where we spent probably the best years of our lives and in this area of Lisbon, the most cherished moments.The 'Calçada da Ajuda' is one of the typical and most beautiful roads of Lisbon boasting the Presidential Palace by the river, the 'Palácio Nacional da Ajuda' and also the military barracks. More than once a month the magnificent parade of mounted military pass down the road on horseback. Our traditional, historical mythic neighbourhood of Lisbon is situated in close proximity to Belém very near to the 'Mosteiro dos Jerónimos', 'Torre de Belém', 'Padrão dos Descobrimentos', 'Palácio Nacional da Ajuda', 'Palácio de Belém', 'Jardim Botânico' amongst other gardens and parks, the 'Museu dos Coches', 'Museu de Etnologia', 'Igreja da Memória' and the 'Centro Cultural de Belém' to name but a few!
Although there is no metro service the area boasts many transport links, a mere 50 meters from the apartment's front door:
-the historical Tram 15 that goes to Chiado, Martim Moniz, Praça da Figueira, (15 to 20 minutes)
-Bus 728 to Alfama and Santa Apolonia (20 to 25 minutes)
-Belém train station 5 minutes walk away with trains to Estoril and Cascais
Also of note in this area are typical Portuguese restaurants, beauty and magnificant views, close proximity to the river and the 'lung of Lisbon' (Monsanto forest), friendly locals, calm e traditionality, the antique market every 1st and 3rd Sunday of each month and the 'Old & New Outdoor Market' on the 1st Sunday of each month.
"River and Palace View" has lots of natural light, excellent temperature and noise insulating windows, 2 bedrooms, 3 beds (1 double and 2 singles), lounge, small balcony, bathroom, fully-equipped kitchen including a washing machine, wi-fi, cable television, DVD player, sound system, and a selection of books and useful guides.
Children are very welcome and if necessary it's possible to provide a cot or an extra bed with advance notice. Parking is easy and free of charge.
In short, this comfortable and well-furnished apartment should prove well-suited to those with an interest in enjoying and savouring the delights of Lisbon and its surroundings.
Interakcija s gostima
Oscar and Raquel are happy to assist guests with advice about where to eat, what to visit in Lisbon and further afield and the best transport options. Besides their knowledge and apreciation of the city and its surroundings, as professional musicians, they could be of particular assistance to those interested in cultural events.
Spoken languages: fluent Italian, English, Spanish and Portuguese.
This is a non smokers home but you can smoke in the small balcony outside. Please take good care of our sweet home!
Oscar is a musician who live in this incredible city (Lisbon), he play the trumpet. Oscar loves football and cooking. He like to travel and meet people around the world and they will do everything they can to assist you in Lisbon.
"I hope to meet you soon in Lisbon : )"