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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Four night long weekend, garden wing, river view. From an early check-in to a late check-out, nothing was too much trouble for the staff of this hotel. 5th floor bedroom, spectacular balcony view of the Tagus, luxurious bathroom and a bed so large we slept in separate post codes! Public areas reflect the hotel’s past as a Palace; gardens are...

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Susana_Gerardo, Gerente de relações com clientes at Olissippo Lapa Palace, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Jcolvin94, This without any doubt is truly one of the best compliments we can ask for. I am so happy to read that you had such I nice time with us and that you considered your "Four night long weekend" as a "memorable" one. I would also like to thank you for the nice compliments made to our...

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

It is an old fashioned hotel, so if you are looking for modern comforts, not the place for you. Beautiful gardens, delicious food, nice outdoor spots for breakfast and lunch and outside the old fashioned bar. A trip back in time, very relaxing and friendly staff.Service is exceptional and though rooms maybe lacking in modern comforts, luxury is abundant.

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

My partner and I stayed here for three nights. We were thrilled to have a river / pool view and on a high floor (tip: ask for both at check-in). Beds are really comfortable and the bathroom is luxurious with marble everywhere and azulejos as well. The doormen wear traditional top hats and tails and treat you very professionally. Breakfast...

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Bethel, Connecticut
Reviewed 1 week ago

This beautiful hotel, in the midst of a neighborhood of Embassies, transports the guest back to a time where elegance and service couldn’t be improved. Located at the highest point of the Lapa neighborhood, Lapa Palace commands excellent views of the Tagus as well as Lisbon. Stay in a room with a pool/garden view, and enjoy tranquility amidst the bustle...

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Helsinki
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed for three nights at this hotel and enjoyed it very much. The location is peaceful and elevated a little from the city centre. No more than 5 euros by taxi. Also close to the many sites in Belem. The gardens are beautiful and I can imagine that the pool would be a huge asset in the summer months....

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is excellent. Friendly and efficient staff, lovely rooms set in a beautiful building. The service was perfect, the bar delightful and the breakfast terrace lovely. Everywhere was spotlessly clean as well. We were there before the season started but the pool was open heated and sunbeds laid out when the weather turned unexpectedly hot. This hotel really understands...

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Susana_Gerardo, Gerente de relações com clientes at Olissippo Lapa Palace, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for your short and sweet review of your stay at the Lapa Palace. We do hope you will be back to stay with us another time soon. We are all looking forward to welcome you. Yours sincerely, Susana Gerardo Guest Relations

Lisbon, Portugal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Being a regular visitor to Lisbon on business I have tried all 5 star Hotels in the City, except for the modern glass caged aquariums with no balcony and sometimes not even a window that fully opens. Unfortunately it seems to be trendy now and it's not for me. About a year ago I elected Lapa Palace as MY Lisbon...

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Tavira, Portugal
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Fabulous location for all that you want to see in Lisboa, close to the cable car, museums and lovely restaurants.An ideal place from the station and in easy access of the metro good staff and friendly

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Reviewed 24 March 2017

It's a beautiful and nice hotel in Lisbon which is situated in a renovated and elite part of the city where all the high class hotels and embassies are. It has a pool and a nice personnel which serves you at the pool cafe, room service is also nice, otherwise the staff are arrogant and unfriendly. Sometimes they even behave...

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Classic, well appointed, well maintained hotel in a former palace is unbeatable. The property and rooms are in excellent condition with rich wood tones. Staff is very gracious and helpful, including the Bell Person who greeted me by name when I walked downstairs for the first time 12 hours after I arrived at the hotel. Impressive. The bar is comfortable...

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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
Lapa Restaurant
Lapa Restaurant
Cuisines: Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
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  • Pool
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Minibar
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Built in the 19th-century, this luxurious palace is nestled on a hilltop overlooking the Tagus River and presents guests with the ideal base for an unforgettable stay in Lisbon. Tucked away in the city's diplomatic quarter, Lapa Palace is set in a beautiful sub-tropical garden. Sunbathe on a lounger in the pool area or pay a visit to the Spa, where you can treat yourself to hours of relaxation in the sauna. Traditional decor and elegant designs make each of the rooms a haven after a day of work or sightseeing. Marvel at panoramic views from the comfort of your balcony or enjoy a long bath in your marble bathroom. Thanks to the palace's convenient location, central Lisbon is only a short drive away. Park your car for free on site and indulge in fresh seafood at the restaurant. In the meantime, the concierge is happy to arrange various services for you, including the use of the VIP room facilities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Olissippo Lapa Palace

Address: Rua do Pau da Bandeira, 4, Lisbon 1249-021, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Central Portugal > Lisbon District > Lisbon
Price Range: $439 - $1,091 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Olissippo Lapa Palace 5*
Number of rooms: 109
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Also Known As:
Olissippo Lapa Palace Hotel Lisbon
Lapa Palace Lisbon
Lapa Palace Hotel Lisbon
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#1 Spa Hotel in Lisbon
#2 Romantic Hotel in Lisbon
#2 Family Hotel in Lisbon
#6 Business Hotel in Lisbon
#8 Luxury Hotel in Lisbon
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“Upgrade to River view”
jcolvin94, 26 Apr 2017 | Read review
“my view was of the gardens and the city, there are sea view rooms.”
NadaZ812, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Garden view rooms have direct views of the sea”
280reillyp, 14 Apr 2017 | Read review
“all rooms are very comfortable, excellent heating and nice carpeting, Bathrooms are good, clean and pleasant.”
valerie954, 24 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Pay a little extra and get a 4th or 5th floor room with a stunning view of the Tagus”
399geoffs, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
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