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The 15 best boutique hotels and guesthouses in Lisbon

08 November 2023

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In Lisbon, you immerse yourself in narrow cobbled streets, enveloped by cool river breezes and under vibrant blue skies. Fusing the timeless with the multicultural, this city weaves a blend of nostalgia and passion that makes it an irresistible temptation for any soul to explore its charms.

We have visited and selected a list of our favourite boutique hotels and guesthouses in Lisbon. They are spread out over the different neighbourhoods on downtown Lisbon. Some are more traditional with discreet elegance, some modern and minimalistic, while others offer luxurious exuberance.

Boutique Hotels in Chiado & Baixa

Casa Balthazar: Discover a charming boutique hotel in Lisbon with a perfect location near the Santa Justa elevator. Enjoy tastefully decorated rooms with city views, kitchenettes, and comfortable amenities. Indulge in exquisite Portuguese cuisine at the on-site restaurant. Experience the enchanting allure of Lisbon's hidden treasures.

Casa Balthazar Boutique Hotel in Lisbon

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Baixa House: Charming serviced apartments in central Lisbon's historic Baixa quarter. Modern, sleek design with daily cleaning, breakfast, and attentive support. Minutes from top landmarks and Tram No. 28. Unique apartment designs inspired by Lisbon gardens. Fully equipped kitchens. Minimum 3-night stay. Fresh breakfast ingredients provided. Additional cleaning services available.

Baixa House Apartments in Lisbon

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Alma Lusa Boutique Hotel: Alma Lusa Luxury Boutique Hotel in Lisbon celebrates Lusitanian culture. With 28 unique rooms, it offers a memorable experience with local brands. The central location provides easy access to attractions, shopping, and nightlife. Enjoy the rustic elegance amidst the bustling streets. Well-appointed rooms feature luxurious amenities. Nearby parking available.

Alma Lusa Boutique Hotel in Lisbon

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Boutique Hotels in Alfama & Graça

Memmo Alfama: Memmo Alfama Hotel is a luxury hotel in Lisbon's historic Alfama district boasting an unbeatable location. With easy access to São Jorge Castle, Catedral Sé Patriarcal, and downtown attractions, it's the perfect base to explore the city. The hotel offers 42 exclusive rooms with magnificent views, a wine bar, and a pool. Check-in takes place in a stylish living room, adding to the welcoming atmosphere. The friendly staff ensures a memorable stay. Experience the charm of Lisbon at Memmo Alfama Hotel.

Memmo Alfama Luxury Hotel in Lisbon

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Santiago de Alfama – Boutique Hotel:  Nestled at Lisbon's heart, just steps from the famed Miradouro de Santa Luzia, Santiago de Alfama unveils a 5-star luxury hotel, situated in a 15th-century Palacio dos Castros. Watch the Tagus waters sparkle from your window while taking in the beauty of old Alfama. Noteworthy, Christopher Columbus chose the same street for his marriage! Luxury and comfort are seamlessly combined here. Enjoy the spa at the hotel and rejuvenate with massages and cosmetic treatments. Discover Lisbon's soul at Santiago de Alfama, where each stay is transformed into a magical and memorable journey.

Santiago de Alfama Boutique Hotel in Lisbon

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Palacete Chafariz del Rei: Chafariz del Rey, a luxury bed and breakfast in Lisbon's Alfama district, offering refined comfort and eclectic beauty. Six spacious and beautifully decorated rooms with unique pieces. Enjoy a flexible breakfast in one of the elegant saloons. Beautiful views from the top-floor room. Take a moment to unwind in the tranquil garden. Explore the hidden treasures of this historic building and beyond during your stay.

Palacete Chafariz del Rei

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Boutique Hotels in Bairro Alto, Cais do Sodré and Santa Catarina

Casa das Janelas com Vista: Discover Casa das Janelas com Vista, a hidden gem in Lisbon's vibrant Bairro Alto. Tucked away on a quiet side street, this bed & breakfast offers a true taste of the city. The trendy and imaginative decor greets you as soon as you step inside, blending contemporary and classic elements seamlessly. With city views from some rooms, including the orange rooftops of Bairro Alto and the expansive Tagus River. Stay a little longer and let the gracious staff ensure a memorable stay in this unique and unforgettable destination.

Casa das Janelas com Vista Bed & Breakfast in Lisbon

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Dear Lisbon Charming House:  Dear Lisbon - Charming House is a boutique hotel in the heart of historic Lisbon. With 19 themed rooms offering city views, an outdoor terrace with a swimming pool, and unique cultural decor, it provides a truly memorable experience. Each room is equipped with modern amenities, and guests can enjoy a delicious breakfast and relax in the private terrace and garden. Conveniently located near transportation hubs, guests can easily explore the city and nearby attractions.

Dear Lisbon Charming House Boutique Hotel

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Hotel Bairro Alto:  Experience top-notch luxury in Lisbon's trendy Bairro Alto district at our renowned luxury hotel. With contemporary Portuguese design, our rooms and suites offer modern comforts and hi-tech features. Enjoy dining at our street-access restaurant, relaxing at the trendy bar or mezzanine lounge, and hosting events on our panoramic terrace. Stay fit at the fitness center with massage services. Convenient amenities include underground parking and easy access to transportation. Discover our exceptional address in Lisbon.

Hotel Bairro Alto in Lisbon

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LX Boutique Hotel: LX Boutique Hotel Lisbon is the perfect base for a city break. Located near Bairro Alto and Chiado districts, and with easy access to the Tagus River, it offers a trendy design and themed floors dedicated to Lisbon's culture. Choose from comfortable Standard Double rooms or spacious Suites with river views. With attentive staff and a prime location, LX Boutique Hotel is an excellent addition to Lisbon's hotel scene. While parking is not available, its convenient location makes it unnecessary. Experience the best of Lisbon at LX Boutique Hotel.

LX Boutique Hotel in Lisbon

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Raw Culture Art Loft Bairro Alto: A unique and luxurious self-catering accommodation in Lisbon's vibrant Bairro Alto. Formerly an old typography place, it now offers 12 high-end lofts filled with quirky charm and art pieces for purchase. Immerse yourself in a cultural experience and enjoy a prime location. Attentive staff and modern amenities ensure an unforgettable stay.

Raw Culture Art Loft Bairro Alto in Lisbon

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Boutique Hotels in Lapa and Santos

Palácio Ramalhete: Palácio Ramalhete is a boutqiue hotel in Lisbon's stylish Janelas Verdes neighborhood offers a rare blend of modern comforts, history, and authenticity. This 18th-century Portuguese architectural gem has been meticulously preserved and renovated, creating an enchanting stay. With 12 uniquely designed rooms and suites, a tranquil garden courtyard, a pool, and inviting common areas, guests can truly immerse themselves in the timeless charm of the palace. Experience the traditional allure of bygone days with modern luxuries at Palácio Ramalhete.                  

Palacio Ramalhete Boutique Hotel in Lisbon

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As Janelas Verdes: Where culture embraces comfort, promising an unparalleled Lisbon escape. As Janelas Verdes, an 18th-century palace on its namesake street in Lisbon's lesser-known Lapa neighbourhood. Near the Museum of Ancient Art, this boutique hotel shares a narrative with author Eça de Queiros, inspiring "O Ramalhete" in "The Maias." The old wing brims with memories, while the new wing adds modern flair. Each of the 17 rooms is a tasteful, bright retreat adorned with playful details. Savour breakfast in the tranquil garden or relax on the terrace with Lisbon and Tagus River views. At As Janelas Verdes, experience Lisbon's timeless elegance and contemporary luxury.

As Janelas Verdes Boutique Hotel in Lisbon

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Boutique Hotels in Amoreiras

Sublime Lisboa: A luxury boutique hotel in Lisbon's Amoreiras district, nestled among historic buildings and a beautiful park. Modern and lavish decor, with unique rooms and suites reflecting Portuguese charm. Exceptional service and a renowned restaurant. Explore the city's attractions from this privileged central location.

Sublime Lisboa Luxury Boutique Hotel in Lisbon

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Boutique Hotels in Intendente & Arroios

Torel Palace: Torel Palace, a charming boutique hotel in Lisbon, offers views from its prime location atop one of the city's seven hills. Comprising two elegant 19th-century townhouses, this boutique hotel combines traditional Portuguese style with modern touches. With 28 individually designed rooms named after Portuguese monarchs, guests can experience a regal ambiance. The attentive and motivated staff ensure exceptional service, while the on-site gourmet restaurant, "Cave 23," and the open-air bar offer delightful culinary experiences. Discover a unique and royal destination at Torel Palace.

Torel Palace Boutique Hotel in Lisbon

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