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Apartment with a panoramic view of the old town, river and castle

People5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 968 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

antique furniture, lustres, daily roomservice, person on place

The apartment is located on the top floor of a restored house on the upper edge of Alfama in the historic center of Lisbon. The spectacular view and the characteristic atmosphere of neighborhood are fascinating.

You have an view of what is happening in the streets, but also find absolute silence, if you desire. It's located on the third floor of the house and is supported by a traditional diagonal staircase, which in a straight line from the entrance to the house. The bottom two floors of the house are still in the period before the great earthquake of 1755 and was not destroyed by this. The upper two floors were built in the 19th Century. The flat is very centrally located and has all day sunshine (except, when it is cloudy ...)

Further Details: The apartment has a very central location in a historic building in the heart of the old city of Lisbon. It is well developed and is on the tram line No 28. The Monastery of Sao Vicente, the Castle Hill and the streets of Alfama are a few minutes away. Go on city tours of this place of rest and enjoy the panoramic view from every window. Or stay in the apartment and enjoy the special atmosphere and the high, bright rooms.

Further Information: We have a contact person who speaks English and French on site. If you have questions or need help, she is happy to help you. If you have further questions on housing and the environment, you can call us. You can reach us at the telephone number 0041 7942595 06 (see below).

Specials:: Enjoy a freshly squeezed orange juice in the winter!

We may pick all the oranges of the tree of our neighbour, that are within our range. The tree is in the back yard of the house and we have a special instrument to pick them :-)

More Details

Owner
Josef Berwert
Member since: 2000
Speaks English, French, German, Portuguese, Italian
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
20 July, 2017

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Gra‡a in Lisbon

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 3
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 968 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexibel / Check-out: Flexibel
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • city centre
  • Ocean View
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
General:
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet
  • Electric ray heater in bathroom.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , bed of 1,60 m
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed , bed of 1,40 m
  • The apartment has 2 bedrooms, each one with a double-bed. In a third, inner room with cupboard and sidebord, which serves as wardrobe-room, there's a small bad that can serve for a child/teenager.
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • Radio
Outside:
  • Balcony
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • museums
  • restaurants
Notes:
The apartment has a very specific layout, a tour of all the rooms. The two rooms have a double bed and have access to the porch, where the two bell towers of the monastery 'São Vicente' through the branches of the trees are visible. The large kitchen is fully equipped and, if necessary, use of the washing machine and laundry dryer available. Beside of it there's a living room with Sofas and a separated dining room, the two of them offering a lovely view of the castle hill. The apartment has 2 mobile electric heaters which can be put in any room if desired. We have our own WLAN.

Reviews

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Apartment with a panoramic view of the old town, river and castle
average rating of 4.82 based on 51 reviews
5

Fabulous stay

  • 5 of 5

We had such a wonderful time. The layout is quirky but it added to the experience. The view was great and the place was very clean. The kitchen had everything we needed and the beds were comfortable. The lady that helped us went above the call of duty. Thanks!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 14, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Jody Always welcome in our apartment!
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Grande Prairie, AB
5

Really enjoyed our stay!

  • 5 of 5

We found this apartment to be in an excellent location with a great view of the city. It was in easy walking distance to several sites and a block from Tram #28. There was a nearby grocery store and bakery.

The apartment is in an older building, as it's in an older part of Lisbon, but that adds to it's character and charm. The apartment was clean and well maintained. Bring your own soap and shampoo. The stairs provided a workout when carrying a suitcase, but not a concern for us.

Paula was very helpful with providing local information and arranging a 2am taxi to the airport for us.

We would stay here again without hesitation.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 29, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Bernd We are happy that you enjoyed your stay with us. Looking forward to welcome you again in Lisbon. Josef
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5

LISSABON - gerne wieder!

  • 5 of 5

Vielen Dank an Herrn Berwert für die vorab Infos und Hinweise per Mail, hätten uns aber für die Zeit vor Ort ein paar aktuelle Tipps zu Resto´s etc. gewünscht. Die Container für Restmüll gibt´s leider nicht mehr.

Haben in der Lago Graca ein tolles und preiswertes Lokal entdeckt ("Jardim da Graca", hat leckeren Vinho verde) und die Erfahrung gemacht, daß die Tram 12, im Gegensatz zur 28, selten voll ist. Die Aussichtsplattform auf dem Tore Vasco da Gama auf dem Expo-Gelände ist, entgegen aller Reiseführer, seit 2004 geschlossen, dagegen sollte man das Oceanario auf keinen Fall verpassen.

Empfehlenswert die CARRIS-Card für 24 Stunden a´ € 6,50, gilt für Metro, Tram, Bus und alle Aufzüge - kann man je nach Bedarf wieder aufladen.

Die Tipps vom Vermieter bzgl. des Taxis vom Flughafen zur Wohnung waren sehr hilfreich (man muß allerdings zur Wartereihe der Taxis) . Vielen, vielen Dank auch an Paula, die uns den Weg zu einem Internetcafe beschrieben hat (mußten unsere Bordkarten noch ausdrucken) und uns für die Abreise ein Taxi bestellt hat.

Es war ein toller Städteurlaub in einer wunderschönen Wohnung , Herr Berwert wir werden gern wiederkommen.

Hanne und Helmut

  • Review Submitted: Apr 1, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Liebe Hanne und Helmut Danke für Ihre Rückmeldung und die Tipps an die Folgegäste. Wir freuen uns, Sie wieder einmal bei uns begrüssen zu dürfen. Herzliche Grüsse S. Berwert
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Berlin
5

Absolut Spitze!

  • 5 of 5

Eine sehr schöne Wohnung mit einem ungewöhnlichen Schnitt, die von Tag zu Tag mehr Spaß macht. Unterschiedliche Aussichtspunkte überraschen beim "Rundgang". Sehr nahe gelegen ein wunderschöner Panoramaplatz mit Barbetrieb, für den Absacker nach der "touristischen Tagesarbeit".

  • Review Submitted: Jun 6, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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Hannover
5

Ich komme bestimmt wieder ...

  • 5 of 5

Die Wohnung ist wirklich großartig! Die Lage ist sehr gut: Man ist mittendrin und trotzdem ist es ruhig, jede Menge Restaurants und Cafés und doch immer wieder ganz verwunschene Plätze.

Richtig schön ist auch der Ausblick, Fenster in alle Himmelsrichtungen! Sehr angenehm fand ich auch die Tatsache, dass es sich um eine "ganz normale" Wohnung handelt, also endlich mal keine Ikea- Ferienwohnungseinrichtung! Ich komme auf alle Fälle wieder...

  • Review Submitted: May 21, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Herzlichen Dank nach Hannover. Sie sind jederzeit wieder gerne bei uns willkommen! SB
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5

Lissabon eine Reise wert.. vom 29.04.2017 bis 03.05.2017

  • 5 of 5

Wir zwei Ehepaare haben uns in der Wohnung sehr wohl gefühlt. Wir wurden herzlich von Paula empfangen, die uns alles wichtige erklärte. Die Wohnung liegt mitten in der Altstadt und man konnte viele Sehenswürdigkeiten zu Fuß erreichen. In der Nähe gab es Einkaufsmöglichkeiten, sowie nette kleine Restaurants. Menschen die Schwierigkeiten mit dem Treppensteigen haben, sollten die Wohnung nicht anmieten, denn sie liegt im 3. Stock ohne Fahrstuhl. Das Treppensteigen haben wir als Training angesehen. Wir hatten eine tolle zeit, jederzeit wieder

  • Review Submitted: May 16, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Herzlichen Dank für Ihren Besuch. Wir freuen uns auf Ihre Wiederkehr ... Treppensteigen ist ja bekanntlich gesund ;o)
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Location

Nearest Airport
10 Kilometres
Lisbon (10 km)
Nearest Train
1 Kilometres
Rossio (2 km), Sto. Apolonia (1 km)
Car: not necessary

The Travessa das monicas is a quiet street in the midst of a very lively old town quarter. You'll find many cultural attractions here, as well as good shopping. The house is located at the intersection of the three Old Town districts of 'Graça', 'Mouraria' and 'Alfama' in the heart of the historic Lisbon, with its picturesque streets. Many of the old houses have been renovated in recent years, many are still there. Enjoy the unique 'village atmosphere' in the heart of the World City of Lisbon.

Other Activities: Stair climbing in the Alfama quarter

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Gra‡a, Lisbon District

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Hochsaison
1 May 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
£202
for 3 nights
From
£67
£404
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £6 per night, per additional guest
 
Standard-Mietpreis
3 night minimum stay
£183
for 3 nights
From
£61
£359
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £6 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £179.51

Im Mietpreis mit einbegriffen sind sämtliche Nebenkosten, Bett- und Frotteewäsche (Bad) und die Endreinigung.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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