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Memmo Alfama is the latest boutique hotel in the city’s historic area, Alfama, concealed away down cobbled streets and close to the Cathedral and the Sao George Castle.
The nineteenth century property is housed in an ancient courtyard, with the architecture kept very much to its original roots despite extensive renovations.
All 42 bedrooms over look the river Tagus and Alfama, and are authentic and contemporary in style. The interiors of the hotel have been designed to provide a Portuguese home feeling, with a laid back ambience.
For wining and dining The Memmo Alfama Terrace wine bar and pool on the first floor serves a great selection of local Portuguese dishes and wines, and is also a great location to hear the buzz of the city and view the sights and Tagus River.
Memmo Alfama is a short distance from downtown Lisbon, which can be accessed by the famous yellow trams - a great way to discover the city.
The hotel has an area called 'Lisbon Story' where guests can learn about the city's culture and history, as well as local information on restaurants and advice from guides.
Harriet, Original Traveller