The Best Lisbon Apartments

The insider’s guide to the best apartments, self-catering accommodation, and holiday rentals in the center of Lisbon.

    Patio São Vicente apartments, Lisbon

  • Patio São Vicente
  • Staying here is enjoying the atmosphere, peace and quiet of a small village, but in the middle of a major capital city. These apartments surround a courtyard located in the medieval district of Alfama, right next to the Monastery of St. Vincent and a short walk from the National Pantheon, the flea market and the viewpoints of Graça. The largest one accommodates up to six people (five adults maximum). Although they’re small, traditional homes, they have contemporary interiors. The kitchens are equipped with everything you need, and you can enjoy meals outside, on the courtyard.

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    Chiado Camões Apartments, Lisbon

  • Chiado Camões Apartments
  • It’s more than the perfect location (in Camões Square, between Chiado and Bairro Alto) that make these apartments exceptional – it’s the luxurious interiors, with marble bathrooms and elegant décors, the views over the historic square, and the kitchenettes that include a dishwasher and washing machine. The apartments have one or two bedrooms, with the largest one accommodating up to six guests (it has a double bed plus two single beds and a sofa bed). The square is a stop of the famous tram 28 and the Baixa-Chiado metro station is down the street.

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    Flora Chiado Apartments, Lisbon

  • Flora Chiado Apartments
  • Everything about these apartments is perfect – the location on a quiet street in the heart of Chiado, the daily housekeeping, the interior design that looks straight out of a magazine, and the value for money. You have everything within walking distance: shopping, restaurants, metro stations and tram stops, tourist attractions (like the world’s oldest bookstore), and museums (the National Museum of Contemporary Art is practically next door). The high-ceilinged 1- and 2-bedrooms apartments maintain some of the original features of the renovated 18th-century building, like the decorative tiles, and some have a large terrace.

    SEE PRICES, AVAILABILITY AND MORE DETAILS HERE: Flora Chiado Apartments


    Unique Design Apartments, Lisbon

  • Unique Design Apartments
  • Wake up to a view of Lisbon’s triumphal arch at these apartments which feature a design inspired by the 18th-century origins of the building. Some have a small balcony overlooking Rua Augusta, the city’s liveliest pedestrian street. When you don’t feel like cooking in the equipped kitchen or kitchenette, you have a variety of cafés and restaurants right outside the door. You’re also just steps from the MuDe Design and Fashion Museum, Lisbon’s largest square (Praça do Comércio), and the waterfront.

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    Almaria - Ex Libris Apartments, Lisbon

  • Almaria - Ex Libris Apartments
  • A beautifully-tiled façade, typical of 18th-century Lisbon, hides well-decorated contemporary apartments with one, two or three bedrooms. It’s right by one of the city’s richest, must-see churches (Igreja de São Roque), and behind it is Bairro Alto’s grid of narrow streets lined with restaurants. The building used to be the headquarters of a daily newspaper and house a bookstore, and has been carefully renovated. All apartments have a smart TV, washing and drying machines, and soundproofed windows.

    SEE PRICES, AVAILABILITY AND MORE DETAILS HERE: Almaria - Ex Libris Apartments


    The Lisbonaire Apartments, Lisbon

  • The Lisbonaire Apartments
  • Located a few feet from the iconic Glória Funicular, these apartments were decorated by some of Portugal’s leading designers, and are all different. There are studios for two people and 1-bedroom apartments accommodating up to four guests. Some have a balcony and there’s a terrace open to everyone, where you can relax with a drink and enjoy a view of the surroundings. Another bonus is a fitness room equipped with weights and machines.

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    The Visionaire Apartments, Lisbon

  • The Visionaire Apartments
  • These apartments with one or two bedrooms, studio and suite, face one of downtown Lisbon’s main squares (Praça da Figueira), where you can also see the castle and hop on tram 15 to Belém or bus 714 to the trendy Lx Factory. In addition to the convenient location, they offer fully-equipped kitchens or kitchenettes, and some have a small balcony with a breathtaking view over the square. The suite, on the top floor, preserves the original beautifully-vaulted 18th-century ceilings and all units are decorated with a tasteful minimalist design.

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    The Lisboans apartments, Lisbon

  • The Lisboans
  • Found halfway between downtown’s main squares and the cathedral, on a quiet street next to Madalena Church, these apartments feature an exclusive design mixing vintage and custom-made contemporary pieces. They have equipped kitchenettes and small balconies, some (on the top floor) with a view over the colorful streets and rooftops of the surroundings.

    SEE PRICES, AVAILABILITY AND MORE DETAILS HERE: The Lisboans


    Marques Best Apartments, Lisbon

  • Marques Best Apartments
  • Centrally located, close to Marquês de Pombal Square, with its metro station and easy access to the airport and downtown, these apartments are an excellent value. Not only do they have a luxurious interior with marble bathrooms and elegant furnishings, all guests can use the outdoor swimming pool. Some units have a balcony with a view of the pool.

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    Chiado Square Apartments, Lisbon

  • Chiado Square Apartments
  • From these contemporary apartments, you have one of the best views over the heart of the Chiado district, with its elegant architecture, cobblestone designs and passing trams. Book one of the duplexes, and you can admire the view from a terrace with a table for al fresco dining. Each unit has one or two bedrooms, accommodating between four and six people.

    SEE PRICES, AVAILABILITY AND MORE DETAILS HERE: Chiado Square Apartments


    Tandem Palacio Alfama Suites, Lisbon

  • Tandem Palacio Alfama Suites
  • Not only do guests have access to an outdoor swimming pool, they also get a view of the dome of the National Pantheon. That alone would make this a great place to stay, but there’s also the location on one of Alfama’s main and most picturesque streets. There are studios and 1- and 2-bedrooms apartments. Try to book the duplex apartment, which includes a terrace, although all guests have access to the landscaped terrace with the pool, where you can sunbathe and enjoy the atmosphere of Old Lisbon. Everyone is also free to use the fitness room. Next door is a fado bar, in a former chapel, where some of the greatest fadistas perform, which attracted pop star Madonna several times when she moved to Lisbon.

    SEE PRICES, AVAILABILITY AND MORE DETAILS HERE: Tandem Palacio Alfama Suites


    54 Santa Catarina Apartments, Lisbon

  • 54 Santa Catarina Apartments
  • Walk up the street from these apartments, and you arrive at one of Lisbon’s most popular viewpoints, Miradouro de Santa Catarina. Walk down the hill instead, and you reach the waterfront, between the Cais do Sodré and Santos districts, with their bars and restaurants. You’re welcomed by a very friendly staff, who can offer advice on the best places to go in the area. Each studio and 1-bedroom apartment has a kitchenette and is well designed, but the ones to book are the 1-bedroom with a private garden and the penthouses with a terrace with a panoramic view.

    SEE PRICES, AVAILABILITY AND MORE DETAILS HERE: 54 Santa Catarina Apartments


    São Vicente 1797 Apartments, Lisbon

  • São Vicente 1797 Apartments
  • Originally built in the early 1700s, right across from the St. Vincent Monastery in Alfama, this tiled building has been completely renovated and divided into modern 1-bedroom apartments for up to four guests. The one on the top floor has a terrace with a river view. Tram 28 stops right at the door, but the soundproof windows keep the noise out. Take the tram or walk up the hill for the sunset views from the viewpoints in Graça.

    SEE PRICES, AVAILABILITY AND MORE DETAILS HERE: São Vicente 1797 Apartments


    Lisbon Rentals Chiado, Lisbon

  • Lisbon Rentals Chiado
  • Highly rated for cleanliness, facilities and value for money, these apartments are also perfectly located in one of Chiado’s main streets. From here, you can walk to the gardens and trendy shops of Príncipe Real, to the restaurants of Bairro Alto, or down to the riverfront in Cais do Sodré and Baixa. Each unit is quite spacious, with one, two or three bedrooms, for two to six people. The interior preserves some of the architectural features of the original 18th-century construction, and is decorated in a luxurious style mixing the classic and the contemporary. The kitchens are equipped with a dishwasher and washing machine (no dryer, though).

    SEE PRICES, AVAILABILITY AND MORE DETAILS HERE: Lisbon Rentals Chiado


    Chiado Arty Flats, Lisbon

  • Chiado Arty Flats
  • Designed by an award-winning architect, these studios, 1-bedroom apartments and 3-bedroom penthouse feature an industrial-style décor, inspired by the building’s past as the headquarters of a newspaper. The historic São Roque Church is right outside, and you can walk to a variety of restaurants, shops and tourist attractions in different neighborhoods. Some units have a balcony, and all have a kitchen or kitchenette with everything you need to prepare meals.

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    Chiado Mercy Apartments, Lisbon

  • Chiado Mercy Apartments
  • These 1-, 2- and 3-bedroom apartments occupy a fully-refurbished building on a street lined with beautiful tiled façades, linking the districts of Chiado and Príncipe Real. They’re all stylishly decorated and feature large images of Lisbon. They’re also soundproofed, air-conditioned and fully equipped, including with a dishwasher in the kitchenettes.

    SEE PRICES, AVAILABILITY AND MORE DETAILS HERE: Chiado Mercy Apartments


    Residentas Aurea, Lisbon

  • Residentas Aurea
  • Inspired by the name of the street (which means “golden”), these 1-bedroom apartments and studio feature a classic, luxurious décor in golden tones. The street is one of the busiest in Baixa (downtown), but each unit is soundproofed. Recommended for couples, the apartments have king-sized double beds and all of them except the studio include a washer and dryer. The property is just three blocks from the grand waterfront square (Praça do Comércio) and with excellent connections to all types of public transportation.

    SEE PRICES, AVAILABILITY AND MORE DETAILS HERE: Residentas Aurea


    Lisbon Best Choice Prime Apartments Alfama, Lisbon

  • Lisbon Best Choice Prime Apartments Alfama
  • Located in one of the most picturesque corners of the old town, close to the waterfront, at the bottom of the Alfama hill, these 1-bedroom apartments are quite a good value. Well equipped and designed, they get plenty of natural light and the windows open to a small balcony (except those on the ground floor). They’re right in front of the Fado Museum and about a 5-minute walk from the Santa Apolónia train and metro station.

    SEE PRICES, AVAILABILITY AND MORE DETAILS HERE: Lisbon Best Choice Prime Apartments Alfama


    Montebelo Lx Dwt Apartments, Lisbon

  • Montebelo Lx Dwt Apartments
  • These downtown apartments (right next to São Nicolau Church) not only offer a central location and good value, they’re managed by a very helpful staff. They occupy a renovated building from the late 1700s, which still features some original elements, like wooden beams and decorative tiles. The contemporary décor mixes traditional pieces, such as ceramics from the prestigious Bordallo Pinheiro brand. Each unit has one or two bedrooms, and is very clean and bright.

    SEE PRICES, AVAILABILITY AND MORE DETAILS HERE: Montebelo Lx Dwt Apartments


    Villa Baixa - Lisbon Luxury Apartments, Lisbon

  • Villa Baixa - Lisbon Luxury Apartments
  • Some of these 14 apartments occupying an 18th-century building downtown offer a view of the landmark Santa Justa Elevador and the castle. They’re just a few feet from Figueira Square and a short walk from a number of tourist attractions, the metro and trams. The elegant blue-and-white décor is inspired by the traditional Portuguese tile panels. Each studio and 1-bedroom apartment has a fully-equipped kitchenette.

    SEE PRICES, AVAILABILITY AND MORE DETAILS HERE: Villa Baixa - Lisbon Luxury Apartments


    Ouro Grand by Level Residences, Lisbon

  • Ouro Grand by Level Residences
  • Very conveniently located downtown, down the street from a Metro station and a short walk from the station for the trains to Sintra, these spacious 2-bedroom apartments accommodate up to six people. One of the duplexes has a terrace with a view of the castle. They’re all well decorated in a contemporary style, in golden tones.

    SEE PRICES, AVAILABILITY AND MORE DETAILS HERE: Ouro Grand by Level Residences


    Chiado Trindade Apartments, Lisbon

  • Chiado Trindade Apartments
  • A refurbished 18th-century building in the heart of the central Chiado district is divided into apartments with one and two bedrooms. The duplex offers a river view from a small balcony. All units feature a marble bathroom, equipped kitchenettes, and a décor mixing modern and vintage pieces. Around the corner you’ll find Lisbon’s most famous cafés, good restaurants, and a number of tourist attractions, like the beautiful ruins of Carmo Convent.

    SEE PRICES, AVAILABILITY AND MORE DETAILS HERE: Chiado Trindade Apartments


    Almaria - Officina Real Apartments, Lisbon

  • Almaria - Officina Real Apartments
  • Located at the doorstep of the Bairro Alto district, close to the much-photographed Bica Funicular, these 1-bedroom apartments are recommended for two people, but can accommodate as many as four or six. They have a double bed in the bedroom, plus one or two sofa beds in the living room. The kitchenettes are equipped with a washer and dryer machine.

    SEE PRICES, AVAILABILITY AND MORE DETAILS HERE: Almaria - Officina Real Apartments


    Raw Culture Art & Lofts, Lisbon

  • Raw Culture Art & Lofts
  • Staying here is like sleeping in an art gallery. It’s a former printing factory in Bairro Alto, with 13 spacious lofts decorated in an industrial style with different pieces of art. Those pieces are part of the owner’s private collection and include signature furniture, paintings by local and international artists, and classic motorcycles. Each loft has an equipped kitchenette and some include a balcony.

    SEE PRICES, AVAILABILITY AND MORE DETAILS HERE: Raw Culture Art & Lofts


    Parque Nações Prime Apartments, Lisbon

  • Parque Nações Prime Apartments
  • Just three metro stops from the airport, Parque das Nações is Lisbon’s modern district. These apartments are in one of its high-rises, which were mostly built in the early 2000s. The apartments are on high floors, offering views of the river and landmarks like the Vasco da Gama Tower, the Vasco da Gama Bridge, and Oriente Station, where you can take the train to Sintra and long-distance destinations such as Porto or Faro. The popular Oceanarium and the Vasco da Gama shopping mall are a short walk away. They have two bedrooms and fully-equipped kitchens.

    SEE PRICES, AVAILABILITY AND MORE DETAILS HERE: Parque Nações Prime Apartments


    With You Suites, Lisbon

  • With You Suites
  • These 1-bedroom apartments are on one of Lisbon’s main pedestrian streets, parallel to the grand boulevard Avenida da Liberdade and leading to the very heart of the city, Rossio Square. They’re just for two people. Despite the location on a lively street, they’re actually quiet. It should be noted that they’re on a first floor (second floor, if you’re from the United States), and there is no elevator.

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    Dona Graça Lisbon Apartments, Lisbon

  • Dona Graça Lisbon Apartments
  • Hidden on a street on Lisbon’s tallest hill, close to the viewpoints of Graça, these apartments are in a renovated building dating back to the 1800s. There are eight units in total, all with balconies and some facing a garden with a swimming pool, open to all guests. They’ve been carefully designed in a way that combines the traditional and the contemporary, using typical Portuguese materials such as Lioz limestone.

    SEE PRICES, AVAILABILITY AND MORE DETAILS HERE: Dona Graça Lisbon Apartments


    Casa Chafariz Apartments, Lisbon

  • Casa Chafariz
  • Connected to one of Lisbon’s historic drinking fountains (the beautiful Chafariz da Esperança, from 1768), this “house” was renovated in 2018, preserving the original architecture (wooden beams and stucco ceilings). Its five apartments get plenty of natural light and feature a tasteful décor. The Ancient Art Museum is a short walk away, as is the Santos station for the trains to the beaches in Cascais.

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