Guests visit Lisbon, Portugal for a variety of reasons including the natural sunlight, the amazing beaches and water sports and of course the wonderful selection of regional wines. If you're planning to join the throngs that are living it up in Lisbon, check out our list of the five top rated 5 star hotels that promises to seat you in the lap of luxury while you're there.
Four Seasons Hotel Ritz Lisbon
This five star rated hotel gets off on the right foot with airport shuttle service at no additional cost to registered guests. When you arrive, you'll find it's conveniently located in the heart of Lisbon, close to shopping, attractions and other fun activities. They offer a fitness center located on the 11th floor and an outdoor running track if you want to stay in shape. There's also a spa on site to help you relax after an active day. Spa services also include optional lymphatic drainage treatments, Ayurvedic rituals and acupuncture at the spa. Each room offers spacious accommodations, elegant decor and classic elements. Each bathroom is stocked with complementary L'Occitane toiletries. 24 hour in room dining or eating out at the Varanda Restaurant, or catching a cocktail at the Ritz Bar summer terrace are options that The hotel also features indoor swimming pools, free wi-fi and a variety of other amenities and guest services.
Verride Palácio Santa Catarina
This 5 star luxury hotel sits in the center of Lisbon's historic district with room views overlooking the Tagus River. The rooms and suites are highly stylish with a melding of modern decor and vintage details. The bathrooms are modern and elegant with free toiletries. Guests may dine at the on site Suba Restaurant, serving modern Portuguese cuisine or enjoy a customized meal at the Criatura Restaurant which offers a more relaxed atmosphere. Facilities for disabled guests are available along with parking, room service, a bar, a swimming pool, and a roof top bar.
Fontecruz Lisboa, Autograph Collection
The Fontecruz Lisboa, Autograph Collection is a 5 star hotel located on Liberdade Avenue in the heart of prestigious restaurants and boutiques. Every room is immersed in natural sunlight with a black or white decor and Victorian era detailing. The rooms contain a mini bar, flat screen TV, free toiletries and a glass walled shower. A buffet breakfast is served along with lunch and dinner service is also provided. The hotel is centrally located within 15 minutes walking distance of historical shops and cafes with Alto for those who prefer the club scene or night life. You can also walk to the nearby Sao Jorge's Castle or visit the famous Alfama in Lisbon's Fado district.
Memmo Príncipe Real - Design Hotels
Memmo Principe Real is located in the heart of Lisbon in the exclusive Principe Real district. The locale offers multiple historic sites for touring within walking distance. The hotel offers an outdoor pool and lounge with luxury rooms and suites that offer panoramic views of the city. Each room comes with air conditioning, bathrobes, slippers, TV, a terrace, premium Hermes amenities and hair dryers. Breakfast is served each morning for guests with cocktails and fresh juices available from lunch through the afternoon. The Cafe Colonial Restaurant is on site and offers Brazilian cuisine with Asian and African influences.
The Valverde Hotel is located in the Avenida da Liberdade, an upscale portion of Lisbon. The hotel features a small swimming pool with heated water jets and DJ or live background music, free WiFi access, tranquil bedrooms with high end furniture and decor items from the 1950 circa for a delightful ambiance. Each suite includes a Delta coffee machine, private bathroom slippers and bathrobes for guests. The Sitio Valverde Restaurant and patio is on site for guests and serves traditional Portuguese fare with themed dinners and live Fado music on select days with jazz and bossa nova style entertainment. Afternoon cocktails and teas are served on the patio and breakfast is available from 7 am to 11 am. The hotel also offers guests 24 hour reception services for arranging tours, car rentals, ticket purchases for entertainment and transportation services.
Written by Garrett Parker
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