Solar do Castelo

Lisbon, Estremadura

High above Lisbon, this small but elegant former palace offers stunning views, stylishly rustic rooms and a dreamy, sun-trap patio


20 rooms


Rooms sleep 2


A steep climb but worth it. On the top of Lisbon’s highest hill, above narrow cobbled streets thick with activity, this small 18th-century palace is tucked in the walls of medieval San Jorge castle. The city tumbles away below; a view you can wake up to. Other bedrooms gaze over the castle. Each is an elegant mix of original features and modern styling: tiled or wooden floors and minimalist furnishings, bold stripes and lace curtains, wooden ceilings and cool colours. All have spacious, bright bathrooms; some have verandas. Breakfast on the large, sun-filled patio with its fountain, colourful Portuguese tiling and greenery; a lovely spot to relax with a book or evening drink, too. Beware the peacocks! They fly in from the neighbouring castle; harmless but sometimes chattery. On cooler days, there’s a large and stylish living area where leather sofas and antique tables mix with white pillars and exposed stone walls. Lisbon is, literally, at your feet, from San Jorge castle to the waterside Jeronimo’s monastery. There’s a courtesy bus, too. Listen to Fado music in a nearby bar then return to your romantic eyrie.


  • Hot tub
  • WiFi
  • Swimming pool
  • Mobile reception
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Open fire / woodburner
  • Bar
  • Parking on premises
  • Barbecue
  • Licensed premises
  • Free parking nearby
  • Meals available
  • Vegetarian meals
  • Paid parking nearby
  • Breakfast available
  • Accessible by public transport
  • Wheelchair access
  • Limited mobility
  • Air conditioning
  • Relaxation areas
  • Washing machine
  • Garden
  • Tennis court
  • Credit cards
  • Pets welcome

Family friendly

  • Baby monitor
  • Children welcome
  • Books and toys
  • Babies welcome
  • Stair gates
  • High chair


  • Pub/bar within 3 miles
  • Restaurant within 3 miles
  • Shop within 3 miles


  • Bikes available
  • Food courses
  • Kayaking
  • Other courses
  • Sailing
  • Surfing
  • Wild swimming

& pricing

Booking information

No smoking
Smoking not permitted anywhere in the property.
Breakfast, €14-€12. Restaurants withing walking distance.


Nightly price
from €149
20 Doubles
From €149


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