Welcome to Pestana Palace Lisboa & National Monument
Occupying a historical and impressive palace, the Pestana Palace is a luxurious 5* hotel that was built in the 19th century by José Constantino Dias, Marquis of Valle Flor and has since been restored into a marvellous hotel full of period features and elegant design. Situated in an attractive residential area of Lisbon the hotel offers wonderful views of the River Targus and is near important monuments such as Belém Cultural Centre, Jerónimos Monastery and most importantly the Lisbon Congress theatre. Sitting amongst its beautiful gardens that have received much recognition for their beauty the hotel offers an impressive range of rooms and suites in both the original areas of the hotel and newly built wings that truly make it a pleasure to wake up each morning. There are an excellent range of facilities and services on offer to hotel guests too with a luxurious spa and fitness centre, perfect to help you unwind with a heated indoor pool, Jacuzzi, sauna and massage treatments as well as the gymnasium to help keep you fit. The hotel is also perfect if you are looking to hold business meetings, conferences or nearly any kind of special event in a memorable setting as there are an impressive number of specially designed rooms and spaces with natural light and all the equipment you need for almost any event. There is also a well-equipped business centre to provide for any other requirements and the hotel offers private parking to all its guests. Guests can choose to dine in the hotel’s exquisite restaurant and enjoy breakfast each morning in the beautiful breakfast room and for the children there is a special kids club in the summer to help keep them entertained. You will find all of the great services at the hotel are complimented by the professional and helpful staff that are always available to help with any request you might have about your stay and the front desk/reception at the hotel can provide useful services such as laundry as well arrange tours of the city and there is a private shuttlle bus that takes you to the airport. A free shuttle bus service operates 4 times a day between the Hotel and Lisbon main sights, namely Mosteiro dos Jerónimos, Torre de Belém, Rossio, Marquês de Pombal, Sao Jorge Castle and El Corte Ingles Shopping. Lisbon is one of the liveliest and most elegant cities in Europe and the Portuguese people are always inviting making the city a welcoming place full of modernity, history and tradition. In the vicinity of the hotel you can find a variety of leisure activities and sports such as tennis, golf and rugby as well as impressive attractions like the Lisbon Oceanarium, marketed as the world’s 2nd largest aquarium where you can see a wonderful array of marine life. If you can appreciate the history and culture of the location you are staying then you may like to visit the several museums in the city such as the Calouste Gulbenkian Museum that house’s one of the world’s finest private art collections; or you could just take a trip into the picturesque Alfama quarter, the oldest part of Lisbon full of historical architecture right from the walls of the Castelo de Sao Jorge, a fortress and castle that has been around since at least the 10th century, to the Sé de Lisboa, Lisbon’s oldest church. If you are looking for a great shopping experience you will not be disappointed either, as Lisbon has several shopping malls with 2 of the largest in Europe as well as many local shops and unique markets such as the Feira da Ladra.