The best hotels in Lisbon with swimming pools

Verride Palacio Santa Catarina

Lisbon's warm and sunny climate makes a swimming pool a welcome respite after a day spent exploring the city. Equally, for those looking for a some down time on their holiday or families travelling with children, a pool is almost a must! The best hotels in Lisbon with swimming pools are wide-ranging from gorgeous contemporary hotels complete with spas to beautiful pousadas with garden pools or even rooftop pools with fabulous city views.

The best hotels in Lisbon with swimming pools

Great Value

Heritage Av Liberdade

  • Heritage Av Liberdade, A Lisbon Heritage Collection, offers contemporary-classic rooms in an elegant 18th-century building, sitting on the exclusive city avenue, Avenida da Liberdade. Luxurious bedrooms designed by Miguel Cancio Martins feature huge bathrooms and plenty of natural light. The small yet perfectly formed indoor jet pool adds an air of luxury.
  • Torel Palace comprises of two elegant townhouses joinig to form this sleek Lisbon hotel. Its attractive terrace with great views has a pretty pool and loungers. Quirky interiors feature ornate plasterwork and fun contemporary furniture, while romantic rooms have high ceilings and elegant decor. A great city-centre bolthole.

Spa Breaks

Altis Belem Hotel and Spa

  • Altis Belem Hotel & Spa is a swish and modern luxury hotel situated on the banks of the Tagus offering stunning riverside views. Luxurious rooms feature floor-to-ceiling windows and clean minimalist style. Boasting a fabulous Michelin-star restaurant, indoor swimming pool and an indulgent full-service spa that is not to be missed!
  • Tivoli Avenida Liberdade Lisboa offers elegant and stylish rooms, with modern amenities and plush soft furnishings. Featuring a sleek spa, large outdoor pool and an excellent restaurant; a chic luxury hotel.

Boutique

Casa Balthazar

  • Casa Balthazar is set right in the heart of the historical centre of Lisbon. This boutique hotel offers luxurious self catering rooms and suites. Rooms are contemporary in style with modern kitchenettes in place. The Buenos Aires restaurant serves superb traditional cuisine and there is a lovely courtyard pool and a jacuzzi.

Stylish

Memmo Alfama

  • Memmo Alfama is tucked away in the higgledy-piggledy streets of Alfama, the city’s most atmospheric district. Designer-cool with a rooftop pool boasting stunning views. Bright rooms and suites have wooden floors, clean lines, and private balconies.

Traditional

Pousada de Lisboa

  • Pousada de Lisboa is an impressive building boasting a fabulous central location. Elegant contemporary rooms feature chandeliers, dark polished parquet flooring and crisp white linens. Dine on excellent cuisine in the atmospheric restaurant complete with vaulted ceiling and unwind in the luxurious indoor pool.

Luxury

Pestana Palace

  • Pestana Palace is an opulent extravaganza of stained glass, parquet floors, stucco work and painted rococo ceilings in a 19th Century palace. Rooms ooze classical elegance and romance with views of the Tagus River from private balconies. Enjoy the fantastic fine dining cuisine, sleek bar, pool and spa.
  • Palacio Belmonte is a very special B&B in Lisbon's medieval quarter with fantastic sea views. A nobleman's palace; historic, elegant, utterly romantic. Enormous family rooms and suites have original tiling, oil paintings, large marble bathrooms and private balconies. The pretty garden boasts a large pool. A treat for romantics and families alike.
  • Memmo Principe Reale is set in one of Lisbon's most elegant districts, with the city's sights just a short distance away. Offering chic, contemporary accommodation. Enjoy classically Portuguese dishes at Café Colonial and the lovely outdoor pool. A smart and upscale city stay.
  • Verride Palacio Santa Catarina is a grand 18th century city house that combines chic decor and classical design. The rooms and suites have either a river or city view. There are two exemplary restaurants, a rooftop bar and stunning pool.
  • Lapa Palace is a stunning 19th Century Palace, turned luxurious hotel, in Lisbon's most exclusive neighborhood. Nestled in a beautiful sub-tropical garden complete with an expansive pool and fantastic views of the Tagus River. Sumptuous rooms feature antique furnishings, silks and drapes.
  • Four Seasons Hotel Ritz this city landmark offers accommodation of the very highest standard. Bask in the twinkling interiors of marbles, chandeliers and ceiling-to-floor windows. Sumptuous bedrooms with fantastic views exude luxury. Enjoy the great restaurant, unrivaled spa, indoor pool and leafy gardens.

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  • Heritage Av Liberdade, a Lisbon Heritage Collection 42 rooms from £174

    Lisbon

    Contemporary-classic rooms in an elegant 18th-century building, sitting on the exclusive city avenue, Avenida da Liberdade. Luxurious bedrooms designed by Miguel Cancio Martins feature huge bathrooms & plenty of natural light. Close to the main sights and shops, yet offering an air of quiet luxury.

    Exclusive offer  -  Welcome drink
    City Style  -  You can't beat the winning cobination of 18th-century palace facade and stunning modern Miguel Câncio Martins interior design.
    Sights nearby  -  Walking distance from the São Jorge Moorish Castle, this hilltop wonder is a must see for any visitor to the city.
    Designer  -  By Miguel Câncio Martins.
    Swimming Pool  -  Indoor Pool
    Recommended by  -  Mr & Mrs Smith, Tablet, Frommers
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  • Torel Palace 29 rooms from £92

    Lisbon (1150-082 Lisboa)

    Two elegant townhouses join to form this sleek Lisbon hotel. Its attractive terrace with great views has a pretty pool and loungers. Quirky interiors feature ornate plasterwork and fun contemporary furniture, while romantic rooms have high ceilings and elegant decor. A great city-centre bolthole.

    Local exploring  -  Perfectly situated in a quite spot yet in the heart of the city, walking distance to many of its major attractions
    City Style  -  Mixing traditional design and architecture with chic contemporary flavour
    Sights nearby  -  Head to beautiful sights such as the Torre de Belém, St George’s Castle and the Monastery of Jerónimos
    Local markets  -  Go to the Mercado da Ribeira to soak up the atmosphere and browse the stalls
    Recommended by  -  Sawdays
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  • Altis Belem Hotel & Spa 50 rooms from £140

    Lisbon

    This swish and modern luxury hotel is situated on the banks of the Tagus offering stunning riverside views. Luxurious rooms feature floor-to-ceiling windows and clean minimalist style. Boasting a fabulous Michelin-star restaurant and an indulgent full-service spa that is not to be missed!

    City Style  -  This five-star riverfront hotel draws upmarket travellers with its posh spa, roof deck and striking architecture
    Sights nearby  -  The Torre de Belém, St George’s Castle, the Monastery of Jerónimos and Rossio Square are all easily accessible
    Local markets  -  Enjoy the hustle and bustle of the Mercado da Ribeira food market
    Surfing  -  Ride the waves at Caxias beach
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  • Casa Balthazar 11 rooms from £147

    Lisbon (R. do Duque 22)

    Right in the heart of the historical centre of Lisbon, this boutique hotel offers luxurious self catering rooms and suites. Rooms are contemporary style with modern kitchenettes in place. The Buenos Aires restaurant serves traditional cuisine and the pool has a jacuzzi. Lovely views too.

    Local exploring  -  Located in the centre of the Old Town, the hotel is close by to Rossio train station, many restaurants, nightlife and shops
    Families  -  Suite with castle views are perfect for families and feature a fully equipped kitchen
    Local markets  -  The Fiera da Ladra, Avenida da Liberdade and Bairro Alto all located within walking distance to the hotel
    Sights nearby  -  Must visit the impressive Convento do Carmo, a 2 minute walk away
    Recommended by  -  Great Small Hotels
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  • Memmo Alfama 42 rooms from £248

    Lisbon

    Tucked away in the higgledy-piggledy streets of Alfama, the city’s most atmospheric district, this hotel is a surprise. Designer-cool and surprisingly large with pool and stunning views. Bright white and cream rooms and suites have wooden floors, clean lines, and private balconies.

    City Style  -  Clean lines and bright colours with a great vibe in the rooftop winebar, with great city views.
    Views  -  Great views from hotel
    Sights nearby  -  Santa Justa Elevator and Rossio Square.
    Local markets  -  Good for local colour.
    Recommended by  -  Fodors, Design Hotels
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  • Pousada de Lisboa 90 rooms from £259

    Lisbon (Santa Maria Maior)

    An impressive Pousada boasting a fabulous central location. Elegant contemporary rooms feature chandeliers, dark polished parquet flooring and crisp white linens. Dine on excellent cuisine in the atmospheric restaurant complete with vaulted ceiling. A superb base for city exploring.

    City Style  -  Housed in an opulent 18th-century sunflower-yellow Pombaline building, bursting with character, style and indulgent decadence.
    Local exploring  -  Well posisitioned within walking distance to many of the cities' major attractions.
    Full of character  -  Elegant decor in the best of traditional style, chandeliers add glamour maintaining the palacial grandeur.
    Sights nearby  -  Visit the ancient cathedral or the Church of St Anthony just a short walk from the hotel.
    Recommended by  -  Small Luxury Hotels, Tablet
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  • Pestana Palace 190 rooms from £175

    Lisbon

    An opulent extravaganza of stained glass, parquet floors, stucco work and painted rococo ceilings in this 19th Century Palace. Rooms ooze classical elegance and romance with views of the Tagus River from private balconies. Enjoy the fantastic fine dining cuisine, sleek bar, pool and spa.

    Total relaxation  -  Indulge in a truly regal stay- lavish suites filled with fine antiques and rich fabrics, lush gardens and wonderful food.
    Sights nearby  -  The fascinating Hieronymites Monastery is just two minutes down the road, trace the history of the Order of Saint Jerome.
    Great walks  -  The sprawling sub tropical gardens are well worth exploring, they have even been declared a National Monument.
    Swimming Pool  -  Two lovely pools.
    Recommended by  -  Tablet, Frommers, Kiwi Collection
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  • Palacio Belmonte 10 rooms from £257

    Lisbon

    Very special B&B in Lisbon's medieval quarter with fantastic sea views. A nobleman's palace; historic, elegant, utterly romantic. Enormous family rooms and suites have original tiling, oil paintings, large marble bathrooms and private balconies. A treat for romantics and families alike.

    Romantic Break  -  This medieval quarter definitely gives a romantic air with beautiful sea views and elegant rooms.
    Families  -  Large suites give plenty of space for families, great views and close to main sights.
    Views  -  Fantastic sea views from balconies and terraces.
    Chic  -  A favourite with Christian Laboutin.
    Recommended by  -  CN Traveller
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  • Memmo Principe Reale 41 rooms from £270

    Lisbon

    Memmo Principe Reale is set in one of Lisbon's most elegant districts, with the city's sights just a short distance away. Offers chic, contemporary accommodation featuring plenty of light hues. Enjoy classically Portuguese dishes at Café Colonial. Outdoor pool to boot. A smart and upscale city stay!

    Local exploring  -  Memmo Principe Reale is the ideal base from which to get to know Lisbon
    Short fly break  -  Located just 4 miles away from Lisbon Portela Airport
    Local markets  -  Feira da Ladra, Lisbon's largest flea market is well worth a visit
    Sights nearby  -  Head over to Liberty Avenue, Jerónimos Monastery of Belém Tower
    Recommended by  -  Mr & Mrs Smith, Tablet
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  • Verride Palacio Santa Catarina 19 rooms from £262

    Lisbon (1200-401)

    A grand 18th century city house that combines chic decor and classical design. The rooms and suites have either a river or city view. There are two exemplary restaurants, a rooftop bar and stunning pool. The devil's in the detail here with all the carpets and linens handmade. Elegance defined.

    City Style  -  A former Venetian palace's chandelier hangs above the living room; one of the royal suites has hand-painted Portuguese tiles
    Romantic Break  -  Bairro Alto, the trendiest area to party in Lisbon, is a 3 minute walk away
    Sights nearby  -  Visit the late Gothic Manueline-style Jerónimos Monastery or the imposing São Jorge Castle
    Swimming Pool  -  Outdoor pool
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  • Lapa Palace 109 rooms from £281

    Lisbon

    A stunning 19th Century Palace, turned luxurious hotel, in Lisbon's most exclusive neighborhood. Nestled in a beautiful sub-tropical garden with fantastic views of the Tagus River. Sumptuous rooms with antique furnishings, silks and drapes. Ristorante Hotel Cipriani is sure to draw a crowd.

    City Style  -  Crowning jewel on the city's most exclusive hilltop, opulent interiors of gold muslin curtains & hand-carved Indian headboards.
    Sights nearby  -  Wander through one of Lisbons most exclusive neighbourhoods and check out the palaces, embassies and historic buildings.
    Great walks  -  Explore the beautiful sprawling gardens, full of palm trees and a rainbow of flower bushes.
    Swimming Pool  -  Indoor and Outdoor pool
    Recommended by  -  Tablet, Frommers, Good Hotel Guide, Kiwi Collection, Fodors
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  • Four Seasons Hotel Ritz 282 rooms from £548

    Lisbon

    This city landmark offers accommodation of the very highest standard. Bask in the twinkling interiors of marbles, chandeliers and ceiling-to-floor windows. Sumptuous bedrooms with fantastic views exude luxury. Enjoy the great restaurant, unrivaled spa and leafy gardens.

    City Style  -  The most luxorious stay in Lisbon, commanding spectacular views, chandeliers, gilded furniture and top notch spa.
    Sights nearby  -  A must is the nearby St. George's Moorish Castle, full of history and architectural wonder.
    Great walks  -  Explore Lisbon's Eduardo VII Park, a fragrant oasis of calm.
    Swimming Pool  -  Indoor pool
    Recommended by  -  Frommers, Kiwi Collection
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Written by Katie Harris

posted Thursday, 22nd August 2019