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  • Lisbon Calling Boutique hotel-level style and quality make this Santa Catarina hostel a top choice.
  • Lisbon Destination Hostel Top-quality sociable sleeps inside Estação Rossio, Lisbon's most stunning train station.
  • Home Lisbon Hostel Family-run hostel in the heart of Baixa with top-end facilities, including an atmospheric bar.
  • Independente Stylish boutique option across from the dramatic Miradouro de São Pedro de Alcântara.
  • Living Lounge Straddling Chiado and Baixa and steeped in vintage cool, this social hostel oozes restrained hipness.

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  • Casa do Príncipe Exquisite nine-room B&B inside a former 19th-century neo-Moorish palace in the heart of Príncipe Real.
  • Lisbon Story Guesthouse Wonderful guest house with themed rooms overlooking lively Largo de São Domingos.
  • Casa Amora Discerning and stylish boutique hotel with lovely gardens and personalised service near historic Mãe d'Àgua.

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  • Palácio Belmonte Meticulously restored 15th-century luxury palace steps from Castelo de São Jorge.
  • Santiago de Alfama Newish 19-room boutique gem in Alfama steeped in style and regional touches.
  • Valverde Exquisitely curated, high-design 25-room boutique newcomer inside a luxury converted town house on Av da Liberdade.
  • Palácio Verride Boutique restored 18th-century palace featuring lavish money-is-no-object suites.
  • Pestana Palace Lisboa Sleep like a count in a restored National Monument palace with Versailles-like gardens.

Rooms with a View

  • Memmo Alfama Trendy boutique hotel with stunning views over Alfama from its roof terrace.
  • Albergaria Senhora do Monte Hilltop midrange mere steps from Miradouro da Senhora do Monte in Graça.
  • As Janelas Verdes Romantic 18th-century mansion offering sweeping Rio Tejo views.
  • Palácio Verride On Miradouro de Santa Catarina, where Bica and Tejo views abound between royal-worthy sheets.
  • Memmo Príncipe Real Terraces with firepits beckon from some rooms in this cradle of cool in Lisbon's hippest hood.

Historic Sleeps

  • Pestana Palace Lisboa Italian architect Nicola Bigaglia's 1904 Valle Flor Palace – a National Monument – houses this historically stunning hotel.
  • Palácio Belmonte An ornate 15th-century palace once belonging to the family of Brazil explorer Pedro Álvares Cabral.
  • As Janelas Verdes Romantic 18th-century mansion with a wonderful bougainvillea-draped courtyard.
  • Palácio Verride Stay amid original azulejos in the converted dining room of the palace of Count Verride.
  • Casa do Príncipe A 19th-century neo-Moorish palace in hip Príncipe Real that hides a fantastic-value DIY B&B.

Boutique Hotels

  • Valverde Exquisitely designed 25-room boutique town house steeped in European art.
  • Santiago de Alfama Refined, design-forward Alfama guest house awash with contemporary art.
  • Palácio Verride A new 19-room hotel dressed in exquisite Nordic minimalism.
  • Casa do Príncipe In a restored 19th-century neo-Moorish palace, this nine-room B&B sits in the heart of Lisbon's coolest bairro.
  • Hotel 1908 An Intendente newcomer with art installations by Bordallo II and others.
  • Hotel Britania Low-key art-deco superstar off far glitzier Av da Liberdade.