Making an urban getaway possible for families of all ages, Martinhal Lisbon Chiado Family Suites is set in the heart of Lisbon, close to cultural attractions, and boasting thoughtfully designed apartments to accommodate families.
A city holiday can seem difficult for those with young children, but with babysitting services and child-centric amenities, this elegant hideaway allows one to enjoy the city both as a family, and also as a couple. Fully outfitted apartments – from kitchenware to a washer and dryer – kids’ club activities for all ages and a café for a quick breakfast before sightseeing top the list of reasons why this central Lisbon location is a new favorite choice for a European urban holiday. Martinhal Lisbon Chiado Family Suites is now open!
Guests may choice from 37 impeccably outfitted apartments, ranging from studio size to two-bedroom. Each is decked out with a fully stocked kitchen, dishwasher, cutlery and pots and pans, as well as a washer and dryer – making for a manageable and enjoyable stay with small children.
With kids at the center of their hospitality philosophy, Martinhal Chiado has created a superb kids’ club that provides care and activities for little ones as young as six months up to early teens. Parents are free to hit the town in the evening, knowing their children are entertained and cared for in a safe and secure space. There’s a full range of playthings, from play mats to PlayStations, in the kids’ club; and if a guest prefers, babysitting can be arranged in a guest apartment for any age. Prior to arrival, guests may pre-book baby equipment – everything from bottle sterilizers to safety gates and baby bathtubs.
Lisbon beckons to families with its well-preserved historic buildings, charming cobblestone streets and safe and vibrant pedestrian areas. Children of all ages will enjoy sightseeing opportunities to Belém Tower on the riverfront, Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, the Maritime Museum, the planetarium and the Archaeology Museum. The Lisbon Oceanarium is one of the world’s most fascinating aquariums. The city is easily explored by traditional trams or in a tuk-tuk – playgrounds and parks are seemingly around every bend. Beaches and golf courses are just a half-hour away.
Guests may start the day with a quick breakfast at the café lounge, an easy choice with young children before a full day of Lisbon sightseeing. For added convenience, a breakfast basket can be delivered to one’s room, complete with pastry items, fruit, milk, yogurt, jams and fresh orange juice. For lunch, many travelers enjoy the market-turned-sophisticated-food-court at Mercado da Ribeira, just five minutes from the hotel. The Chiado area is a hot dining destination, and the concierge is happy to arrange reservations at acclaimed restaurants or suggest a bar in the trendy Cais de Sodre neighborhood.
Martinhal Chiado is located in the heart of Lisbon in the neighborhood known as Chiado. The Lisbon International Airport is approximately 30 minutes away.