Overview of Hostel
Experience a different way of staying in Lisbon at our recently-renovated apartments.
Located right in the heart of Alfama - the most authentic neighborhood in Lisbon. The apartments are located in a traditional villa, accessible through a pretty and calm courtyard, that still endure since at least
From Santa Apolonia (train/subway station):
Maximum 15 minutes walking to the hostel. Exit the station and go up into the C. do Forte (right of Museu Militar) and turn left to R.Remedios (40 m). Go straight and turn right in R.Vigario (150 m). Keep straight until R.Escolas Gerais (100 m). After 30m there is a V intersection, take the left, 50m ahead in the road with tram tracks, turn right and we are nr.3 (20m).
From the airport by Subway:
Get the Red Line - direction to 'S.Sebastiao' - go until the final stop. In 'S. Sebastiao' change to the Blue Line - direction 'Santa Apolonia' - go until the final stop. From Sta Apolonia station and follow the directions as above.
From the airport by Train/Subway:
Get the Red Line - direction to 'S. Sebastiao' - 3 stops until 'Oriente'. In 'Oriente' go to the train area and get on the train 'Santa Apolonia' direction (7 minutes!) - check online www.cp.pt for train schedulle. From Sta Apolonia station and follow the directions as above.
Arriving in Lisbon by train:
Take the train or metro to Sta Apalonia station. Exit the station and go up into the C. do Forte (right of Museu Militar) and turn left to R.Remedios (40 m). Go straight and turn right in R.Vigario (150 m). Keep straight until R.Escolas Gerais (100 m). After 30m there is a V intersection, take the left, 50m ahead in the road with tram tracks, turn right and we are nr.3 (20m).
Arriving into Lisbon by bus:
From Gare Oriente Terminal, take the train towards Sta Apolonia and follow the directions as above.
From Sete Rios Terminal, go with subway towards the Sta Apolonia station and follow the directions as above.
Go to Escolas Gerais 3 (not Rua das Escolas Gerais, common mistake), near Voz do Operario. From the airport the taxi should not cost more than 20 with bags. (if you are over charged, please ASK FOR RECIPT and let reception know about it).
Go towards the city center and follow the directions to Castle of Sao Jorge. Park for free near S.Vicente Fora Church (except in Tuesdays and Saturdays) or paying in Portas do Sol parking. Walk for three minutes, following the tram rails, until you find Escolas Gerais 3..
Some of the most visited monuments are at walking distance: Lisbon Castle, Se Cathedral, National Pantheon, S. Vicente Fora Monastery and many more. Our hostel has a private grass courtyard with barbecue and hammocks, and a terrace with stunning views over the Alfama district, the Tagus River and the S. Vicente de Fora Church and Monastery.
Conditions & Policy
Alfama Patio Apartments reserves the right to pre-authorize credit cards prior to arrival. According to Portuguese Law, smoking is not allowed indoors. Please note that from the 1st of January 2016 a city tax of EUR 1 per person, per night is not included in the total price and should be paid on site. This tax is charged to guests aged 13 and older. It is subject to a maximum amount of EUR 7 per guest. - Terms and Conditions We would like to remind you that Check-In is available from 15PM to 20:30PM is included in the price and it is made in person at the location. Check-in means the host will be there waiting for the guest during 1h. Delays longer than that period have a extra cost of 10€/h (min. payable is 1h). For your comfort, when arriving by airplane without luggage we estimate you will be at location 1h after landing. With luggage it will take additional 30 minutes (1:30h total). When providing the airline flight number we will track the arrival in real time. We assume that Taxi or Uber or airport pick up service is the faster and easiest option, taking about 20-30 minutes from the airport to the apartment location. Please do not confuse the right address are Escolas Gerais,3 instead of Rua Escolas Gerais,3. Check-ins after 20.30pm adds an additional cost of 10€. Check-Ins after 12:00am adds an additional cost of 20€. Note: that the city tax of 1€ per person per night and 20€ of cleaning fee are not included in total amount of your reservation. It will be charged at the property at check-in. We accept the following forms of payment: Visa, Euro/Mastercard, Maestro or cash. Please do not hesitate to message us if you have any questions.