Occupying a historical and impressive palace, the Pestana Palace is a luxurious 5* hotel that was built in the 19th century by José Constantino Dias, Marquis of Valle Flor and has since been restored into a marvellous hotel full of period features and elegant design. Situated in an attractive residential area of Lisbon the hotel offers wonderful views of the River Targus and is near important monuments such as Belém Cultural Centre, JerÃ³nimos Monastery and most importantly the Lisbon Congress theatre. Sitting amongst its beautiful gardens that have received much recognition for their beauty the hotel offers an impressive range of rooms and suites in both the original areas of the hotel and newly built wings that truly make it a pleasure to wake up each morning. There are an excellent range of facilities and services on offer to hotel guests too with a luxurious spa and fitness centre, perfect to help you unwind with a heated indoor pool, Jacuzzi, sauna and massage treatments as well as the gymnasium to help keep you fit. The hotel is also perfect if you are looking to hold business meetings, conferences or nearly any kind of special event in a memorable setting as there are an impressive number of specially designed rooms and spaces with natural light and all the equipment you need for almost any event. There is also a well-equipped business centre to provide for any other requirements and the hotel offers private parking to all its guests. Guests can choose to dine in the hotel's exquisite restaurant and enjoy breakfast each morning in the beautiful breakfast room and for the children there is a special kids club in the summer to help keep them entertained. You will find all of the great services at the hotel are complimented by the professional and helpful staff that are always available to help with any request you might have about your stay and the front desk/reception at the hotel can provide useful services such as laundry as well arrange tours of the city and there is a private shuttlle bus that takes you to the airport. A free shuttle bus service operates 4 times a day between the Hotel and Lisbon main sights, namely Mosteiro dos JerÃ³nimos, Torre de Belém, Rossio, MarquÃªs de Pombal, Sao Jorge Castle and El Corte Ingles Shopping.
Lisbon is one of the liveliest and most elegant cities in Europe and the Portuguese people are always inviting making the city a welcoming place full of modernity, history and tradition. In the vicinity of the hotel you can find a variety of leisure activities and sports such as tennis, golf and rugby as well as impressive attractions like the Lisbon Oceanarium, marketed as the world's 2nd largest aquarium where you can see a wonderful array of marine life. If you can appreciate the history and culture of the location you are staying then you may like to visit the several museums in the city such as the Calouste Gulbenkian Museum that house's one of the world's finest private art collections; or you could just take a trip into the picturesque Alfama quarter, the oldest part of Lisbon full of historical architecture right from the walls of the Castelo de Sao Jorge, a fortress and castle that has been around since at least the 10th century, to the Sé de Lisboa, Lisbon's oldest church. If you are looking for a great shopping experience you will not be disappointed either, as Lisbon has several shopping malls with 2 of the largest in Europe as well as many local shops and unique markets such as the Feira da Ladra.
Distance from Airport:
8km from Lisbon airport (approximately)
This impressive palace hotel features a total of 174 elegant and spacious rooms as well 13 even more luxurious suites in the new wings and 4 in the palace. All of the rooms are tastefully decorated in a lavish and period style and are well-furbished with a range of modern amenities that include air conditioning/heating, cable TV and pay movies, fully stocked minibar, in-room safe and en suite bathroom with bath/shower, WC, hairdryer and luxury amenities. Additional services available on request include high-speed wired internet and direct line telephones.
Free Wireless Internet Service in Public Areas
25 minutes (approximately)
Eating and Drinking:
The main restaurant at the hotel is as much acclaimed for its exquisite cuisine as it is for its elegant and period décor that makes for a truly memorable dining experience, difficult to beat even in Lisbon. The âValle FlÃ´râ overlooks the hotel's magnificent private car park and is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner with a variety of menus that cater to different tastes while serving the highest standard of Portuguese cuisine.
There is also a separate breakfast room where guests can enjoy a rich and varied buffet breakfast each morning, surrounded by the beautiful décor similar to the restaurant.
For lighter meals you can try the âCaso do Lagoâ Bar and Restaurant that also provides a comfortable place to relax and enjoy the great range of drinks. During the milder months meals and drinks can be enjoyed on the 19th century oriental pavilion that overlooks the outdoor pool.
The hotel's main bar is located next to the restaurant; here you can enjoy a tempting range of cocktails and other drinks, complimented by a light menu and often featuring live entertainment in the evenings.
The hotel features both indoor and outdoor pools, with the outdoor swimming pool located in the picturesque gardens and an indoor pool included as part of the spa and fitness centre at the hotel.
The Pestana Palace provides a beautiful and memorable place to stay in the heart of Lisbon for a holiday or trip you won't soon forget. The hotel's excellent services and elegant rooms along with the professional and friendly staff make it the right choice for business guests and tourists alike.
Individuals, couples and families