|Description||Location. Opened in 1991, the 13 story Hotel Alif in Lisbon, Portugal, is located 100 meters from the Camp Pequeno Bull Ring near the city center, and five kilometers from Lisbon's Portela International Airport. The Carris AeroBus number 91 departs every 20 minutes to the city center and to the Cais do Sodré railway station, taking about 20 minutes to deliver travelers to key transportation hubs. |
Hotel Features. Business guests can appreciate the hotel's sound proofed walls, which allow peace amid the bustle of Portugal's capital city. Travelers can plan excursions or keep in touch via email in the high speed Internet corner, and two conference rooms are available for meetings and seminars. On site parking is available in the hotel garage. Guests seeking relaxation can enjoy the lobby fireplace, and complimentary continental breakfasts are served each morning. The multilingual hotel staff can assist with booking restaurants or shows around Lisbon.
Guestrooms. Guestrooms at the Hotel Alif feature floral fabrics, light wood furnishings and air conditioning. Cable television, direct dial phones, Internet access and private safes are all available. Other conveniences include a currency exchange, complimentary morning newspapers, laundry valet, game room and childcare service.
Expert Tip. For views of Lisbon, make a point to cross the Tagus River by ferry, which features daily two hour cruises. The approach to Praça do Comércio by water is visually rewarding. To enjoy the city at sunset, go to the 25 de Abril suspension bridge (7,403 feet long, 227 feet high), to see the medieval district of Alfama, dominated by São Jorge Castle, and the neoclassical residences of Baixa.