“The former home of an 18th-century count, Verride Palácio de Santa Catarina channels Lisbon’s political and design legacies, with Moorish archways and a black-and-white tiled floor inside.”
Featured in CN Traveler’s 2018 Hot List.
This luxurious property has a privileged location, in Lisbon’s historic centre and overlooking the Tagus River. Verride Palácio Santa Catarina consists of stylish rooms and suites, blending vintage details with modern comforts. The building’s rooftop area features sweeping 360º views over the city.
Each room or suite has a distinctive and clean décor and features, with some having balcony views over the Tagus River, while others overlook the traditional Bica neighborhood. With radiant heated floors throughout, the units all have large windows, plenty of natural light and custom furnishings, with a predominance on Portuguese materials. Aesop amenities are available in the modern and elegant bathrooms of each unit.
Guests may enjoy a customized breakfast in a large table or in the outdoor esplanade overlooking the pool and city. The hotel features 2 different restaurants for guests to choose from. With river and Cristo Rei views, the Suba restaurant provides a prime dining experience, with modern twists on classic Portuguese cuisine. Criatura Restaurant has a more relaxed feel and specializes in tapas. There is also a rooftop bar.
The property’s common areas have an exquisite and exclusive feel to them, with some featuring details like imported chandeliers from European palaces, silk-lined walls and varied art pieces on display. Verride has a small swimming pool area, in a terrace which overlooks Lisbon’s rooftops and the river.
The property is right next to Santa Catarina Belvedere and is just 300 m from Chiado. Bairro Alto, one of Lisbon’s most hip nightlife spots is within a 3-minute walk. At a 15-minute walk is Commerce Square and the well-known Augusta Street Arch, both next to the riverside. Lisbon’s Humberto Delgado International Airport is 9.4 km from the Verride Palácio Santa Catarina.