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What We Love

  • Location on Lisbon’s grandest avenue, within walking distance of the historic center
  • Bose radio-alarm with iPod and iPad dock in every room
  • Fluffy robes and Hermès and Lanvin toiletries add a touch of class to the bathrooms
  • Free, unlimited bottled water is offered as part of the turn-down service

What To Know

  • The gym is small, and the range of equipment is modern but limited. There’s no pool
  • There's one restaurant and one bar on-site, but there are lots of dining options close by
  • In-room WiFi does not always work as seamlessly as it should
  • Geared toward business travelers

Amenities

  •  Babysitting
  •  Bar
  •  Free WiFi
  •  Gym
  •  Handicap Accessible
  •  Parking On Site
  •  Pet-friendly
  •  Restaurant
  •  Room Service
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Overview

Luxe rooms, a chic bar and a French-Portuguese restaurant on tree-lined boulevard, Avenida da Liberdade

The Look

Behind a grand façade on Lisbon’s tree-lined boulevard Avenida da Liberdade, this luxe hotel combines cutting-edge style and a classy location. A huge revolving door leads through to an elegant lobby furnished with pale stone, dark wood and red and gold flourishes. The ground-floor Intra-Muros bar is glamorously decked out with scarlet upholstery, gilt vases, bronze gongs and works from 1920s China and Macau, evoking the city’s Oriental connections.

Bed and Bath

In the guestrooms, a palette of creamy rose and ochre is offset by dark wood furniture and red silhouette prints. Extremely comfortable MyBeds (King, Queen or Twin) make a lazy room service breakfast all the more appealing. They come with down pillows, but hypoallergenic bedding is available on request. Black-and-white bathrooms have rainfall showers and luxe toiletries from Hermès and Lanvin. There’s a good mix of techy amenities and luxe extras, such as iPod docks and free WiFi and a turn-down service that includes spring water and chocolates.

Beyond

The Intra-Muros lobby bar is a top spot for classy cocktails and serves an impressive portfolio of port and Madeira labels. Wines from the Douro, Alentejo and Setubal vineyards are on the menu at the AdLib restaurant, where chef Daniel Schlaipfer offers French-Portuguese fusion dishes. There are lots of great bars and restaurants nearby too. The hotel’s Golden Key concierges can provide suggestions and make dinner reservations. There’s no spa on-site, but in-room massages can be arranged to soothe the kinks after a day’s sightseeing. For drivers, the hotel’s underground garage is a boon in a part of the city where parking spaces are very hard to find.

In the Area

Take a guided tour of Lisbon’s mind-blowing street art. The city has become a world graffiti capital and the local government even has a department dedicated to promoting it. Take the Elevador de Santa Justa from Baixa to Largo do Carmo, a neo-Gothic wrought iron elevator dating from 1902. It was state-of-the-art when it opened, and the views from the 150-foot-high platform are still impressive. The Museu Calouste Gulbenkian has a wondrous collection of 6,000 ancient and modern artifacts and works of art, and on Sunday afternoons it hosts free concerts. Try your luck at Casino de Estoril, one of Europe’s oldest, grandest and biggest casinos. Non-gamblers can enjoy its glitzy club, Jezebel, which transfers to nearby Tamariz Beach in summer.

How to Get There

Sofitel Lisbon Liberdade
Avenida da Liberdade, 127
Lisbon, 1269-038 Portugal

Reviews

Amazing Staff
BeeZee10

Great service from friendly and happy staff! We got a double upgrade upon arrival as the check in staff was concerned the room booked was too small for a family of 4. This was extremely appreciated and thoughtful. Nothing was too much trouble! My gold status was acknowledged and we got our free welcome drinks upon arrival. My kids enjoyed their stay here and we will definitely stay again next time in Lisbon!

Good location and experience
Cpwee

We stayed for 3 nights and the Hotel has been memorable. Friendly efficient check in, comfortable room, special amenity was also presented since we were celebrating our birthdays. The elegant touches such as Hermes bath amenities, daily turndown with camomile tea & chocolate are all appreciated! Breakfast is decent, but the spread didn’t change for the 2 mornings where we ate there. will recommend the property too, given the location. Cheers

Great city centre hotel
ts846

Stayed 3 nights for a meeting. Great location within walking distance of all city centre attractions. Clean room with a nice balcony. Excellent breakfast. Staff were friendly and very helpful. Airport bus stops in front of hotel.