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Hotel Olissippo Castelo

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Rua Costa do Castelo 120, Lisbon 1100-179, Portugal
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014
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Chapala, Mexico
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54 hotel reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Older property located on a hillside overlooking the city. Easy walk to the water, restaurants and favorite sites. Breakfast included is rather humdrum. Parking would be a problem if you have a vehicle. Friendly attentive staff. Room was quiet and comfortable.

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

An excellent hotel in a very atmospheric area of Lisbon. The hotel and staff They were all professional, helpful and friendly the breakfast was good . Lovely hotel. Terraced rooms have a great view. Staff is friendly and all speak very good English. We would definitely stay here again.

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Bath, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Perfectly situated within easy walking distance of Alfama with its winding lanes littered with restaurants and photo-opportunities at every turn. We arrived on June 12 which is Lisbon's craziest night as they celebrate the feast of St Anthony. Because of this, our shuttle from the airport could not drive directly to our hotel. However, the driver parked up and took... More

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Lagos, Portugal
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

This hotel was beautiful. It was right beside the Castle and had a view over Lisbon. Our room was beautiful and reasonable for the price. It was a bit difficult to drive to because of the steep and narrow roads but it had an indoor parking garage if you reserve ahead of time. I would recommend this place and stay... More

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York, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

Full marks on all aspects of this hotel. Staff welcoming, rooms beautiful, comfortable and luxurious, spacious, great view, only location gets less than full marks because some people wouldn't like it being out of the centre and up a hill. But the plus for this is the view and also the quiet, no question of being woken by traffic noise.... More

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New York City, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

I stayed at the hotel one night and it was rather far from Lisbon Centre. VERY strange area with a lot of seasonal workers, beggars etc.... Rooms are really great though - mine was with a huge terrace and astonishing view on the red roofs of Lisbon/ The hotel receptionist recommended me one local restaurant that was rather good -... More

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Hansville, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

great way to start our journey in Portugal! Wonderfully kind and helpful staff, beautiful large room with great view of the Alfama and castle, very clean with great morning breakfast, and located on nice quiet private street!!!

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Vejby, Frederiksborg, Denmark
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2013 via mobile

Stayed at the hotel for 5 nights. Really nice experience. Because of a special occasion for Our visit in Lissabon we where opgraded to suites upon arrival. All the staff where very helpfull. We would like to thank the receptionist Rui. Very good breakfast. The view from the room was outstanding.

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Malmo, Sweden
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2013

It says it has view over the old castle but thats not true, the view is not the best. And, there is no terass like they say in the website but a few rooms on 3rd floor have terasses, thats it. Else it was a decent standard and nice staff. Breakfast was not the best but ok, a bit to... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2013 via mobile

The room design is tasteful- in a traditional sense. I like the wallpaper & patterned carpeting. Good matching of faux- classical furniture. The lobby design is nothing to write home about. Very slow internet- would not even allow viewing of website photos. Largely clean, except shower curtain. When I requested a fresh curtain- without strong bacterial odor- housekeeping obligingly complied.... More

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Address: Rua Costa do Castelo 120, Lisbon 1100-179, Portugal
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Location: Portugal > Estremadura > Lisbon
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Olissippo Castelo 4*
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In the heart of Lisbon and ideally located aside the walls of St. George Castle, the Olissippo Castelo Hotel affords one of the most impressive panoramic views of Lisbon. The hotel is located in the famous Bairro do Castelo, between the well known Mouraria and Alfama quarters; it is also the perfect starting place to discover the Patron Saints Festivities that take place every June. This very special hotel combines the familiar atmosphere with the most modern technology and above all luxurious facilities and exceptional service together with traditional art of Portuguese hospitality.Over 4 floors (served by 2 lifts), the Olissippo Castelo includes 2 Suites, 2 Suites Jr, 10 Standard Rooms and 10 Superior Rooms, fully equipped with individual air-conditioning, direct dial telephone line, mini bar, satellite TV, personal safe, hairdryer, internet connection and ample wardrobes. Our Bar offers a service of light snacks and drinks, and Room Service until 23:00. The hotel also provides laundry service and Garage for 6 cars. ... more   less 
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