Santiago de Alfama

Catia Barbosa
Alfama

The largely all-white interiors of this 15th-century palace hotel (there are a lot of them in Lisbon) create a dream-like quality to the property, especially when complemented by warm blues and glistening golds. It took roughly six years to restore the building, and the end result includes 19 rooms and suites individually decorated in a bright, unfussy fashion. White, blue, and beige provides the foundation for the wood-paneled ceilings, antique armoires, subway-tiled bathrooms, and oversized rain showers. The larger rooms come with even lovelier details like standalone bathtubs, terraces, and access to the garden. The Santiago Suite—the largest in the palace—has three sides offering picture-perfect views of the neighborhood’s iconic red-roofs. Two dining venues, a chic bar, and a small beauty lounge for massages and blowouts round out the onsite amenities. (Rooms, from $210)

Santiago de Alfama
Rua de Santiago 10 a 14Lisbon, Portugal
351-21/394-1616

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