The idea behind The Late Birds Lisbon was to create an urban resort for the gay male community, and from what we can see, this place is truly exceeding in terms of fulfilling its goal. Nestled in the heart of Lisbon, between the lively Bairro Alto and calmer Principe Real districts, this salubrious urban resort should feature on your European hotel bucket list.
The owners designed the guest house with the intention of creating a place where travelers could feel welcome and comfortable; somewhere they could feel like they were at home. Housed within a completely restored 18th century building, The Late Birds Lisbon offers 16 tastefully-decorated rooms which cater to the demands of the modern-day traveler.
Pairing classical freshness with the contemporary style of Portuguese design, you can enjoy white linens, light woods, and the odd antique piece to add an eclectic touch. All rooms also come complete with Riga hardwood floors, floor-to-ceiling windows, the finest Portuguese mattresses, and climate control which is perfect should you happen to visit in the sweltering Lisbon heat. Castelbel Porto toiletries also ensure you’ll leave your room feeling glam each morning.
If you are looking for something particularly special at The Late Birds Lisbon, book yourself a couple of nights in one of the Premium Suites. With one of these bad boys, you can enjoy your very own private terrace, offering views of the river, the bridge, and the southwest Lisbon roofs. You’ll also get to experience a dreamy King-size bed to settle into after a night of dancing.
However, the strong attention to detail and unparalleled luxury of The Late Birds Lisbon extends well beyond the rooms. Kick start your evening with an impressive cocktail at in-house, Bar, Get Home Late, and experience the skillful mixology of barman, Paulo. He’ll introduce you to a range of different cocktails, including the Late Love Rule. You’ll have to lock in a stay here to experience what this drink is all about!
Should you visit Lisbon in the warmer months, you can also make use of the resort’s dreamy communal swimming pool. Open 27/7, the pool is chemical free and only UV treated, making it as unique as it is enjoyable. Surrounded by a deck and lawn, this truly is a little oasis in the heart of vibrant Lisbon.
So if you plan to visit Portugal’s charming capital any time soon, pencil in a stay at the refined Late Birds Lisbon, and experience a dose of luxury for your next gaycation.
You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property: A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 2.00 per person, per night, up to 7 nights. This tax does not apply to children under 14 years of age. We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.
Take advantage of recreation opportunities such as an outdoor pool or take in the view from a terrace and a garden. Additional features at this guesthouse include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and wedding services.
This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties. Children 17 years old and younger are not permitted at this property.
Make yourself at home in one of the 16 air-conditioned rooms featuring flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with showers feature designer toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include safes and desks, and housekeeping is provided daily.
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy. Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges. Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.
The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out. Valet parking fee: EUR 13 per night The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.
Take advantage of the guesthouse's room service (during limited hours). Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge. A complimentary buffet breakfast is served daily.
Featured amenities include dry cleaning/laundry services, a 24-hour front desk, and multilingual staff.
A stay at The Late Birds Lisbon - Gay Urban Resort places you in the heart of Lisbon, within a 15-minute walk of Rossio Square and Santa Justa Elevator. This 4-star guesthouse is 0.5 mi (0.8 km) from Botanical Garden and 0.7 mi (1.1 km) from Lisbon City Hall.
Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer. Camoes Square - 0.4 km / 0.3 mi Fado in Chiado - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi Church of Sao Roque - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi Principe Real Square - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi Parliament (Sao Bento Palace) - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi Botanical Garden - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi Chiado Museum - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi Liberty Avenue - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi Mercado da Ribeira - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi National Museum of Natural History - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi Santa Justa Elevator - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi Rossio Square - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi Carmo Convent - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi Figueira Square - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi Lisbon City Hall - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi The nearest airports are:Lisbon (LIS-Humberto Delgado) - 14.9 km / 9.2 mi Cascais (CAT) - 21.3 km / 13.3 mi The preferred airport for The Late Birds Lisbon - Gay Urban Resort is Lisbon (LIS-Humberto Delgado).
The idea behind The Late Birds Lisbon was to create an urban resort for the gay male community, and from what we can see, this place is truly exceeding in terms of fulfilling its goal. Nestled in the heart of Lisbon, between the lively Bairro Alto and calmer Principe Real districts, this salubrious urban resort should feature on your European hotel bucket...Read more
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