Lapa Palace          

 Rua do Pau de Bandeira, 4 1249-021 Lisbon − Portugal

Member of Leading Hotels of the World

A Luxurious palace nested on one of Lisbon’s 7 hilltops overlooking the Tagus River...

Built in the 19th-century, overlooking the Tagus River presents guests with the ideal base for an unforgettable stay.

Tucked away in the city's diplomatic quarter, Lapa Palace is set in a beautiful sub-tropical centennial garden. Sunbathe on a lounger in the pool area or pay a visit to the Spa, where you can treat yourself to hours of relaxation in the sauna.

Thanks to the Palace's convenient location, central Lisbon is only a short drive away. Park your car for free on site and indulge in fresh seafood at the Lapa Restaurant.

Lapa Palace 

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Situated at the heart of Lisbon, close to the city’s best shopping centers, the hotel is located on a very prestigious area; embassies and consulates from all over the world are to be found here.

The hotel is only 20-30 minutes away from the airport and 5 minutes from the live and buzzing docks area.

Services & Amenities

At your service...

  • 24h Reception and Concierge;
  • Buffet Breakfast;
  • Air conditioning;
  • Indoor & outdoor swimming pool;
  • Spa;
  • Steam bath and Turkish bath;
  • Gym;
  • Free Wireless Internet;
  • Room for handicapped;
  • Soundproofed rooms;
  • All rooms non smoking;
  • Specific area for smokers;
  • Restaurants and Bar;
  • 24h Room Service;
  • Laundry;
  • Multi-functional Meeting Rooms;
  • Hotel stores;
  • Business Center;
  • Luggage storage;
  • Safe;
  • Shoe shine equipment;
  • Valet parking;
  • Elevators;
  • Fax/photocopying;
  • Exchange service;
  • Rent a car;
  • Kids playground;
  • Babysitting by request;
  • Film Library;
  • Electric Car Charger for Tesla Cars and Others (For Hotel, Lapa Restaurant and Tejo Bar guests)

The Hotel Olissippo Lapa Palace was awarded in 2018 as the winner of "World´s Leading Classic Hotel" by the voters of the 25th annual World Travel Awards.

And also in 2018 the Olissippo Lapa Palace Hotel was awarded the "Travelers Choice Award" and Excellence by TripAdvisor.

Tradition and elegance

Every room and suite in the Palace have a different style; you will find Art deco, Colonial, Algarvian and Neo-Classic styles.

The Hotel is divided into three different sections, Palace Wing, Garden Wing and Villa Lapa with a total of 109 rooms. The the new wing rooms and suites have been decorated with Portuguese style fabrics and furniture and different on each floor. In all rooms of the Palace you will find the beautiful Portuguese porcelain Vista Alegre, founded in 1824.


Located in the original Palace on the 06th floor, with either Juliet balconies or small balconies and magnificent views over the Tagus River and/or city. Queen, king or twin beds. Large marble bathrooms with double sink, and most with separate shower.
Approximately 40-50 Sqm / 430-538 Sqf


Located in the original Palace on the 05th, 06th and 07th floors, with magnificent views over the Tagus River, city and/or garden. All rooms are individually decorated and most with either Juliet balconies/small balconies or large terraces. Views over the Tagus river/city and/or garden. Queen, king or twin beds, connecting rooms available on request.
Approximately 45-55 Sqm / 484-592 Sqf


Located in the original Palace on the 07th floor. Portuguese style decoration with hand painted tiles “azuleijos” and wooden floor. Large King bedded room with sitting area. Two private balconies one of which is the turret of the original Palace. “Guaranteed best view of Lisbon”. Large marble bathroom with Portuguese tiles double sink, separate shower and hydro massage.
Approximately 84 Sqm / 904 Sqf


Located in the original Palace on the 05th floor. 19th century style decoration with large separate living room and beautiful terrace overlooking garden, river and city. King bed and separate closet space. Can be converted into a two or three bedroom suite. Large marble bathrooms with double sink, Jacuzzi and separate shower.
Approximately 145 Sqm / 1560 Sqf

Relax and enjoy... in the Lapa Palace SpaRelax and enjoy... in the Lapa Palace Spa

The following complimentary facilities are available free of charge and exclusively for our Guests and Spa Members:

Outdoor Swimming Pool

To all our Guests: please kindly note that until March the 20th we will undergo maintenance works on the outdoor pool and garden however fully respecting comfort of our Guests and service standards.

Our outdoor pool, amidst beautiful and tranquil gardens dotted with ornamental fountains and streams, is heated from May to September at 25º Celsius in summer. A small children pool is also availabe close to the main pool. Near the main pool there is also a small pool for the kids.

From May to September, the pool has all the services to work, including the Le Pavillion Bar Restaurant, which offers you the possibility to enjoy a light meal or a drink by the pool between 10 am and 7 pm.


Our indoor pool offers a quiet setting with natural daylight and is heated at a temperature of 28º Celsius the full year. It is located in the Spa on the 3rd floor of the Garden Wing and is easily acessible by the rooms. A changing room is available, opening hours are from 8 am to 8 pm.


Our sauna is located by the indoor pool and is available from 8 am until 8 pm. Aromatic oils and natural essences are used in our sauna to enhance and revitalize your wellbeing. The Turkish bath is located in the changing rooms of our indoor pool and functions from 8 am to 8 pm. This is a unisex space. Revitalizing eucalyptus natural essences are used in our steam room.


Our Spa offers the possibility of exercise in our fully equipped gymnasium featuring modern equipment including cardio fitness control. The Gymnasium is open from 6.30 am until 10 pm, and assistance with the exercise machines and equipment is available from 10 am until 7.30 pm.


The ancient art of massage induces relaxation, promotes healing and helps restore and maintain optimal health. It uses a combination of techniques to improve blood and lymphatic circulation. From 10 am to 7.30 pm the Spa offers massages of the highest standard by trained massage therapists skilled at tailoring treatments to suit the individual client.

In collaboration with Elemis we want to pamper your soul and improve the health of your skin and its rejuvenation in a luxurious and soothing environment.

Its basic motto is: "Created by Nature, led by Science"

In this spirit he has created a new generation of treatments where he respects the active principles of plants born within Mother Nature and keeps its synergy as intact and dynamic as possible to take advantage of the benefits of oils and extracts.

For business, celebrations or weddings... in a prime location

The Lapa Palace offers a stunning setting where you may celebrate special occasions with style and elegance. Have a look to our Banqueting Kit and from a cocktail to a gala ball, we will make sure we provide you a personalized service that exceeds your expectations.

The Event Coordinators Team will be happy to help you recreate the atmosphere envisioned for your moment, allowing you to make sure that every detail will be taken into account.

The privileged location in a quiet upscale neighborhood and the center of Lisbon, coupled with the richness of the hotel's outdoor spaces, contribute to the date of your event stay forever in everyone's memory.

Your Dream Became Reality

The Lapa Palace is the perfect backdrop for your dream wedding. From its luxuriously decorated palatial interiors to its magnificent tropical garden, the whole setting comes together to turn your Wedding day into a fairytale story where only your imagination is the limit.

We have a dedicated team fully dedicated to realizing all your ideas, from the design of your menu, to music and animation, no detail will be overlooked by our chefs, employees and event coordinators.

Lapa Restaurant

At Lapa Restaurant you can find delicious traditional Mediterranean dishes served in an elegant ambiance, with an excellent service.

The Chef offers a temptation for the senses, through authentic and provocative dishes...

...leaving behind an unforgettable gastronomic memory...

Le Pavillon Restaurant

The Restaurant-Bar Le Pavillon, located at the Outdoor Pool, is now close until the next Spring/Summer Season of 2019.

Normally opened from May until September, offering unique cocktails, homemade iced teas and fresh fruit juices around the pool. Open for lunch, serving a selection of sandwiches, fresh fish and seafood as well as light snacks and a wide selection of salads. When the season is about to start, you can have a glimpse of our Menu here and enjoy Lisbons' Sun.

Rio Tejo Bar

The bright Rio Tejo Bar is one of the most beautiful retreats in the city, ideal for a business meeting and an informal drink on the terrace overlooking the Tagus River. During the Winter for the afternoon Tea Time, from 3:45 PM to 6:30 PM Rio Tejo Bar has a Tea Menu to propose to you, offering a variety of 30 different types of tea selected from countries such as India, China, Vietnam and Japan. It has indoor and outdoor seating and is open from 10:30 AM until 1:00 AM. Live piano music from 7 PM, Tuesday to Saturday.


Please fill this form for individuals or for groups and you shall receive an answer written by a live person at Lapa Palace. This is the only way you can know exactly what room types are available for the dates you want, and the best possible rate, because you are dealing directly with the hotel.
Bear in mind that websites set up to give an automatic answer, work with allocated quotas given by the hotel, therefore when it appears there are no rooms available for the date you want, this is not necessarily true, because they never allocate ALL the rooms to third parties.

Hotel: Lapa Palace

Address: Rua do Pau de Bandeira, 4 1249-021 Lisbon

Region: Lisbon

Country: Portugal

Official website:

Telephone: +351 21 3949494

Fax: +351 21 3950665

Hotel email:

Situated at the heart of Lisbon, close to the city’s best shopping centers, the hotel is located on a very prestigious area; embassies and consulates from all over the world are to be found here.
The hotel is only 20-30 minutes away from the airport and 5 minutes from the live and buzzing docks area.

GPS coordinates
Latitude 38°42'24.38"N
Longitude 9° 9'50.23"W

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