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Steps from the Castle, an Enchanting Place. Hd TV and Wifi

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Last updated: 04/14/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Lisbon apartment description

The Castelo (castle) apartment is a one bedroom apartment in an 18th century building, near the top of the hill in the oldest neighborhood of Lisbon. A few steps away is Castelo Sao Jorge, with its terrace and walls nestled on the highest point of the hill, affording a 360 degree view of Lisbon, the magnificent river Tagus, and the other 6 hills undulating across the city. Down the hill is the majestic main cathedral Se, built in 1050. The cathedral’s tower can be seen from the balcony of the apartment, along with a partial view of the river. The modern 75m2 (800ft2) apartment is filled with natural light, coming through 5 double glass windows/ doors leading to the 2 balconies. It retains traditional Portuguese character throughout. Amenities include security camera, central audio system, hydro message shower cabin, wireless internet, granite and marble bathroom and kitchen. Upon arrival at the apartment, you will be greeted by a local who can provide help 24/7.

During the day, the castle is a popular attraction. At sunset, the neighborhood reverts to a peaceful tranquility, brimming with historical elegance, perfect for romantic strolls on narrow winding cobblestone streets. (Some guests have recommended turning off all the lights in the apartment at night, and opening all the shutters, to bathe in the amber glow from the street lamps, the sparkling lights from the rustic buildings, and the silvery gleam of the moon). Enjoy relaxed dinners at nearby family run restaurants, and drinks at hilltop cafes overlooking the city and its sparkling lights. Or, visit Resto do Chapito, down the block, a restaurant, cafe and bar, with a terrace famed for its spectacular view of the city and the river. And for a relaxing time, visit the top-ranked wine bar around the corner of the building, where the owner will explain to you about all the wine regions in Portugal.

The apartment is easy to reach by mini bus, tram or taxi from other downtown locations. The bus stop is 10m (30ft) from the apartment (frequency: 15 minutes), and the whimsical tram station is a 3 minute walk. Access to other neighborhoods by foot is quick: Baixa (at the bottom of the hill) in 5-10 minutes, Chiado in 15 minutes, and a major subway station in 10-15 minutes. (A guide to finding short cuts for walking is offered in the welcome book.) Car rental is absolutely not needed in Lisbon. The international airport is approximately 15 minutes away by taxi (12 to 20 euros).







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Property Type

  • Apartment
  • 800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4

  • Bedroom 1

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  • Queen size Beds (1) It is European queen (160 cm), which is 10cm (4 inches) wider than American queen size bed., Baby Cribs (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Double sofa bed in the living room...moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Hydro massage shower cabin. Apartment is suitable for 2 adults, or 2 adults with 2 small children....moreless

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television

Theme

  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Arboretum
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Downtown
  • Mountain
  • Water View:

    Partial view of the Tagus river from the balcony...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Sailing
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning:

    Air conditioning in the bedroom....moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet:

    Free WIFI included in the rent...moreless

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
March - June
Mar 1 - Jun 30, 2015
5 night min stay
€85
€595 €1,785

Rates are based on 2 guests; add €10 per night, per additional guest

July - September
Jul 1 - Sep 30, 2015
3 night min stay
€95
€630 €1,890

Rates are based on 2 guests; add €10 per night, per additional guest

October
Oct 1 - Oct 31, 2015
5 night min stay
€85
€595 €1,785

Rates are based on 2 guests; add €10 per night, per additional guest

November to Mid December
Nov 1 - Dec 18, 2015
5 night min stay
€75
€450 €1,350

Rates are based on 2 guests; add €10 per night, per additional guest

Christmas and New Year
Dec 19 - Jan 3, 2016
3 night min stay
€95
€630

Rates are based on 2 guests; add €10 per night, per additional guest

January and February
Jan 4 - Feb 29, 2016
5 night min stay
€75
€450 €1,350

Rates are based on 2 guests; add €10 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
5 night min stay
€85
€595 €1,785

Rates are based on 2 guests; add €10 per night, per additional guest

* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit €150
  • Taxes Included

Notes:

25% of rental is due at reservation. 75% of rental and security deposit are due 30 days before arrival.

Cancellation policy: €75 if cancelled before 30 days of arrival. No refund if cancelled within 30 days of arrival.

3-4 nights are okay if it is the only time available.


Cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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Last updated: 04/14/2015
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Location

15 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
International Airport
10 Metres
Nearest Barpub
Chapito, world renowned
2 Kilometres
Nearest Train
Santa Apolonia
10 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Local restaurants

Car: Not Necessary

The apartment is easy to reach by mini bus, tram or taxi. The bus stop is 10m (30ft) from the apartment (frequency: 15 minutes), and the whimsical tram station is a 2 minute walk. Access to other neighborhoods by foot is quick: Baixa (at the bottom of the hill) in 5-10 minutes, Chiado in 15 minutes, and a major subway station in 10-15 minutes. (A guide to finding short cuts for walking is offered in the welcome book.) Car rental is absolutely not needed in Lisbon. The international airport is approximately 15 minutes away by taxi (12 to 20 euros).

 

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Photos

  • Cerca Moura, nearby the apartment

    Cerca Moura, nearby the apartment

  • Partial view of the city from the dining area

    Partial view of the city from the dining area

  • Seating area

    Seating area

  • Lliving room with lots of light

    Lliving room with lots of light

  • Enjoy a bottle of wine with a view of the city

    Enjoy a bottle of wine with a view of the city

  • Bedroom with closet

    Bedroom with closet

  • Romantic night illumination from bedroom balcony

    Romantic night illumination from bedroom balcony

  • Breakfast nook

    Breakfast nook

  • Bathroom with marble walls and towel warmer

    Bathroom with marble walls and towel warmer

  • Lobby of wood and marble leading to an elevator

    Lobby of wood and marble leading to an elevator

  • The city with the castle on the top and the apartment nearby

    The city with the castle on the top and the apartment nearby

  • Decorated tiles in a nearby restaurant with amazing view

    Decorated tiles in a nearby restaurant with amazing view

  • A view from the castle

    A view from the castle

  • View of the neighborhood from a different vantage point

    View of the neighborhood from a different vantage point

  • Lots of light with large windows and wooden shutters

    Lots of light with large windows and wooden shutters

  • Dining area leading to balcony, with partial view of the river and city

    Dining area leading to balcony, with partial view of the river and city

  • Historical tile work from across living room balcony

    Historical tile work from across living room balcony

  • Queen size bed

    Queen size bed

  • Sit back and relax with Fido on your lap

    Sit back and relax with Fido on your lap

  • Kitchen with granite counter top, appliances hidden behind cabinets

    Kitchen with granite counter top, appliances hidden behind cabinets

  • Shower cabin with hydro massage

    Shower cabin with hydro massage

  • High Definition TV

    High Definition TV

  • A magnificent view of the river from Cerca Moura nearby

    A magnificent view of the river from Cerca Moura nearby

  • Evening view of Lisbon's Golden Gate Bridge and Cristo del Rei from Cerca Moura

    Evening view of Lisbon's Golden Gate Bridge and Cristo del Rei from Cerca Moura

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
  • Response time: Within an hour
  • Response rate: 100%
  • Calendar last updated: 04/14/2015
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