Where to stay in Lisbon – best apartments in the Portuguese capital

With over 1000 available apartments, it is hard to choose where to stay in Lisbon, the Portuguese capital. To help you on your research and avoid losing more than 2 hours searching for the right apartment, I’ve prepared my top 10 of the best apartments in Lisbon.

What were the criteria when choosing where to stay in Lisbon?

I’ve chosen the apartments with more than 150 reviews, with a score higher than 8/10 and with access to the Internet. Then, I’ve selected the apartments taking into account their location, price and amenities. You’ll see that choosing where to stay in Lisbon won’t be a problem anymore.

Disclosure: This post may contain affiliate links, meaning i get a commission if you decide to make a purchase through my links, at no cost to you. Please read my disclosure for more info.

Here are the 10 best apartments in Lisbon

1. Alfama By Lisbon Inside Out 9.4/10

One of the favourite places for people considering where to stay in Lisbon, the apartments Alfama By Lisbon Inside Out are located in one of the most typical and authentic quarters in the Portuguese capital. There are several points of interest located less than 1 km away, such as Fado Museum, the São Jorge Castle and the Cathedral.

Consider to stay in one of Lisbon Inside Out apartments and enjoy the modern and beautiful decoration and all the comfort one can ask to feel at home.

2. 54 Santa Catarina Apartments 9.6/10

Santa Catarina Apartments are located in a privileged area in Lisbon, where guests can enjoy the wonderful views over the city or go for a stroll to places like Santa Catarina viewpoint, Bica funicular or Cais do Sodré.

Considered as some of the best apartments in Lisbon, here you’ll have access to air-conditioned and a kitchenette to prepare your meals; decoration is also modern and catches one’s eye as soon as you enter the beautiful apartment.

3. Gloria Design Suites 8.3/10

This property offers its guests the possibility to choose apartments with one or two comfortable bedrooms; the living room has a beautiful decoration, a flat screen television and a fully-equipped lunch area.

This beautiful building is located just a few metres away from Avenida da Liberdade, one of the busiest avenues in the Portuguese capital, and close to São Pedro de Alcântara viewpoint and the metro and train stations of Restauradores and Rossio respectively.

4. The Visionaire Apartments 9.3/10

Facing the beautiful square Praça da Figueira and Baixa Pombalina (downtown), Visionaire Apartments offer their guests amazing views and they have fully-equipped kitchens or kitchenettes, making your stay one to remember.

In the surrounding area you can admire Santa Justa elevator, the beautiful D. Maria II National Theatre, Carmo Convent and other points of interest.

5. Alfama Terrace 8.8/10

Alfama Terrace property is located in one of the most touristy places in Lisbon and, close to the apartment, you’ll find places like the National Pantheon, São Vicente de Fora Church, Fado Museum, the square Praça do Comércio and many others.

This accommodation offers its guests a fully-equipped kitchen and a unique decoration with beautiful wooden or stone floors.

6. Lisbon Serviced Apartments – Baixa 8.7/10

Located in Baixa Pombalina (downtown), this property offers its guests some of the best apartments in Lisbon, with a modern decoration and spacious and well-equipped rooms.

Enjoy this privileged location and visit some of the most famous points of interest in Lisbon such as Praça do Comércio, Carmo Convent, the Cathedral, São Jorge Castle, and others.

7. My Bairro Alto Suites 8.9/10

Located in Bairro Alto, one of the most historic and authentic quarters in Lisbon, these apartments offer everything one can ask to feel at home – apart from the modern decoration, enjoy the spacious rooms and the fully-equipped kitchenette.

If you choose one of the My Bairro Alto Suites, know that you can find in the surrounding area touristy places like Santa Catarina viewpoint, Bica funicular and Cais do Sodré.

8. The Lisbonaire Apartments 9.3/10

If you want to stay in one of the Lisbonaire Apartments, know that its location is great since it is just a few metres away from Rossio train station and Restauradores metro station; however, if you’re driving to this place, don’t worry because you’ll have private parking.

Apart from the wonderful decoration and modern amenities of each apartment, know that you can stroll through the surrounding area and explore places like São Pedro de Alcântara viewpoint or take the famous Glória funicular.

9. Casas da Baixa – Lighthouse Apartments 9.2/10

The Lighthouse Apartments are located in one of the best places for those who want to discover the historic centre of Lisbon and feel the typical atmosphere and authenticity of the historic quarters. Don’t miss the opportunity to visit the Cathedral of Lisbon and other points of interest in the surrounding area.

The apartments are wonderfully decorated and all of them have a fully-equipped kitchen. Know that, if you want to and on request, you’ll have the possibility to enjoy an amazing continental breakfast every morning.

10. GS Chiado Boutique Studios & Suites

Chiado Boutique Studios & Suites is at a privileged location, just a few metres away from downtown and other points of interest such as Carmo ConventSanta Justa elevator and the square Praça do Comércio where you’ll have the opportunity to admire the beautiful Tagus river.

These sophisticated studios are beautifully decorated and have all the amenities needed for a memorable stay. Definitely this is a place to consider when thinking where to stay in Lisbon.

Click on the map to access Google Maps

Information: Every link in this article is an affiliate link to Booking.com, which means that, if you make a reservation of one of these apartments, I’ll earn a small commission from Booking.com. You won’t pay more by making an apartment reservation through these links.

Wondering where to stay in Lisbon? Don’t hesitate to book your apartment, your car or the best activities by clicking the links below. This way you are helping me in the development of my blog and I’ll be able to offer you free tips and travel guides so that you can better prepare your visit to Portugal. Thank you!

What will also interest you: