Conde Nast Traveller 2008 Gold List
The beautiful Lapa Palace Hotel is set in its own grounds with stunning views of the city and Tagus River. Located in the city’s diplomatic quarter, central Lisbon is just a short drive away. The sights of old Lisbon include St George’s Castle, the Cathedral, the National Theatre and many galleries and museums. The historic architecture is a delight to stroll around and enjoy, along with the local shops and attractions.
The Lapa Palace is one of the most magnificent luxury hotels in Lisbon, if not the world! The sumptuous mansion was built as a palace in the 19th century. With some of the best views over Lisbon to the Tagus River, a stay at this luxury hotel will ensure an unforgettable visit to Lisbon.
Each of the 109 guestrooms and suites in this decadent, luxury hotel has traditional décor in keeping with the fine architectural features, chandeliers and stucco moldings from the former era. The marble bathrooms are a sumptuous pleasure to linger in with beautiful tiles and marble fixtures, or relax and enjoy the view from the privacy of your balcony. With Portuguese fabrics and quality furnishings, there is different decoration on every floor of this luxury hotel with styles ranging from Art Deco and Colonial to neo-Classic. Some of the furniture was once part of the original palace, including the newly restored gold leaf walls in the Count of Valencas Suite and the coveted Portuguese porcelain, Vista Alagre.
Sunbathe by the delightful pool in the manicured gardens or spend time in the Spa with hours of relaxation and pampering to look forward to. Sip cocktails or iced tea at the Poolside Le Pavilion which offers 42 different types of tea. The superb restaurant offers the very best in Mediterranean cuisine while the Rio Tejo Bar is considered one of the most beautiful retreats to enjoy a drink on the terrace with stunning river views. Deservedly one of the ‘Leading Hotels of the World’ the Lapa Palace is the ultimate luxury hotel in Lisbon.
Cais do Sodré – Verde (Green)
Santos 0 1, 2 15E, 25E, 28, 60, 74, 201, 706, 714, 727, 732, 794
Hotel amenities: Palacial bathrooms,Spectacular suites.
Business: Business centre,Meeting rooms.