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Inspira Santa Marta – Urban Retreat in the Center of Lisbon

Inspira Santa Marta – Urban Retreat in the Center of Lisbon

By | July 19, 2013 at 10:47 am | No comments

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...

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The Beautique Hotel Figueira – Unique Design, Relaxing Retreat in Lisbon

The Beautique Hotel Figueira – Unique Design, Relaxing Retreat in Lisbon

By | March 7, 2013 at 9:55 pm | No comments

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...

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Mercy Hotel Lisbon – The New Boutique Hotel in Chiado

Mercy Hotel Lisbon – The New Boutique Hotel in Chiado

By | August 26, 2012 at 11:51 am | No comments

A new boutique hotel arrives in Lisbon poised to become a popular hangout for the trendy traveler. The Mercy Hotel, opening 1 September, 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...

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Altis Belém Hotel & Spa – Contemporary & Cool Accommodations in Lisbon

Altis Belém Hotel & Spa – Contemporary & Cool Accommodations in Lisbon

By | November 30, 2011 at 2:52 pm | No comments

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. Also here, is the Altis Belém Hotel & Spa. Much like it’s surrounding, the Altis Belém embraces contemporary...

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Tivoli Oriente – Boutique Hotel in Parque das Naçoes in Lisbon

Tivoli Oriente – Boutique Hotel in Parque das Naçoes in Lisbon

By | September 30, 2011 at 6:45 pm | No comments

In 1998, the city of Lisbon hosted the World Exposition. It reclaimed down-trodden dockland along the Tagus River, and built extraordinary contemporary structures, including the renowned Oceanarium. The architecturally-spectacular Oriente Station was erected. And the...

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Fours Seasons Hotel Ritz – Grandeur & Grace in Lisbon

Fours Seasons Hotel Ritz – Grandeur & Grace in Lisbon

By | August 21, 2011 at 10:35 pm | No comments

The Four Seasons Ritz Hotel in Lisbon is considered to be one of grandest hotels in the city. In fact it was recently named in the Top 100 Best Hotels in the World, in a Travel + Leisure magazine readers’ survey. No doubt this honor is a reflection of the quality service and...

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