This cosy apartment is ideal for those who wish to stay comfortably in Lisbon. It has a living room, a sun room and an exterior space with a barbecue and a cabana by the Lemon Tree.
In São João neighborhood, you can experience the day-to-day life as an "Alfacinha" (Lisbon native).
The area is easy to reach either by one of the metro stations at 10 minutes away (Arroios or Alameda) or by 1 of 2 buses right at the end of the street. Parking is easily found in close proximity to the apartment.
The apartament only has one bedroom but there a pull-out bed in the living room with the same dimensions (1,80x2,00). Four guests can still enjoy the sun room (reading room) or the exterior espace by the barbecue. There is a small cabana where the guests can eat on the warmer days.
The apartment is also equipped with 100 mbps Wi-Fi, making it a good location for homeworking.
The host Alexandre was raised in the neighborhood but moved to Brussels. He and his girlfriend, Isabelle, will be available to give you any information in Portuguese, English or French.
The guests will be received by his father Sérgio who still lives in the neighborhood.
Sérgio is a taxi driver and can arrange tours by the city, to visit Sintra, Cascais or the beach.
He is also and excellent cook and can prepare typical portuguese food in the barbecue if requested in advance.
São João is a charismatic neighborhood in the East part of the city, between the centre and the new zone by river (Parque das Nações) where EXPO98 took place.
The best way is to take the metro either at Arroios or Alameda. You can either walk (10 minutes) or take one of the buses (718 or 742). When arriving from the airport, the best option would be the taxi as no trip inside Lisbon to the house will cost more than 10 euros.
Parking is easily found in close proximity to the apartment.
Registry number 42518/AL