Imagine a young, cool, innovative tech start-up deciding to go into the hotel business. It would probably be open concept, functional yet relaxed, convenient and accessible at all times of day, completely-connected, as well as a hip meeting place for friends and colleagues. Guess what? It’s here. In Lisbon.
Need a place to relax? Really relax…leaving the city behind and learning to appreciate the world around you? We´ve got the place. Less than an hour north of Lisbon is an amazing new experience, the Areias do Seixo (Sands of Pebble) Charme Hotel. It is nestled behind the sand dunes of the ocean, among a setting of pine trees.
This boutique hotel in Lisbon emanates cool and chic. No wonder it has become a popular hangout for the trendy traveler. The Mercy Hotel is ideally located on Rua da Miscórdia, with the lively Bairro Alto on one side and the seductive Chiado on the other. Seven floors of haute hospitality are capped with a rooftop terrace offering...
Portuguese heritage meets modern design in the charming H10 Duque de Loulé hotel in Lisbon. With a restored 18th-century façade, the interior has been fitted with 21st-century styling for comfort and convenience. The freshness and richness of blues and white, inspired by Portuguese azulejos tiles, make for a delightful backdrop...
In Lisbon, just steps away from the fashionable Avenida da Liberdade, a former convent is transformed into a hip, boutique hotel: the Inspira Santa Marta. This four-star “urban oasis” is ideal for those needing relief from long tiring business meetings or a rigorous day shopping and sightseeing.
Cool, boutique, design hotels are springing up all over Portugal. In this case, a “beautique hotel” has sprouted at Praça da Figueira (“fig tree”), in the Baixa district of Lisbon and grown eight stories high. The Beautique Hotel Figueira is a four star hotel offering guests a unique ambiance, as well as a comfortable and restful experience.
In the Belém area of Lisbon, monuments to Portugal’s proud history of navigation sit side by side with contemporary art museums and 21st century architecture. Much like it’s surrounding, the Altis Belém Hotel & Spa embraces contemporary design and celebrates Portugal’s Golden Age of Discovery, while offering a extraordinary comfort and service.
The premier hotel for this unique area of the city is the Tivoli Oriente. Standing next to the Oriente Station, and across the street from the former Expo, this 4-star hotel reflects the energy, technology, art and friendliness of Lisbon today.