Luxury Apartments MERCADOR

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Located in the heart of Lisbon in one of the oldest and picturesque streets of the city the palace is a building whose first record dates back to 1565.

Mercador has three apartments all with bathroom, kitchenette  and a living area.

Occupancy: from two up to four persons.

 

Resisting the earthquake that struck Lisbon in 1755, the owner at the time knowing of the presence in the city of the Milanese plasterer Giovanni Grossi commissioned him the decoration of his palace, according the rococo style, coating ceilings with beautiful stucco, the walls with tile (“azulejos”) panels and decorative paintings that we can still admire.

 

Over the five hundred years of its existence, the palace was home to many famous people who marked the society of their time through politics, culture and overseas trade.

Over the past five years the palace has undergone a profound restoration and conservation, promoted by the current owners and executed by the company CRERE, which brought back the splendor and dignity of other times.

 


Superior Luxury Suite D. MARIA

The suite has an area of 53.40 sq. meters with a double bed, bathroom, kitchenette  and a living room.
Occupancy: two people or four people.

Suite Dª. Maria is one of the three apartments part of the Palácio do Mercador (”Merchant’s Palace”). Located in the heart of Lisbon in one of the oldest and picturesque streets of the city the palace is a building whose first record dates back to 1565.

With a Neoclassical taste, Queen D Maria I, born 1734 and reigning from 1777 to 1816, influenced Portugal with a style that has seen assigned its own name. Simple lines, cared and refined, as represented in the decoration and architecture, through stuccos, decorative paintings and, particularly, in furniture define an era that lasted until the first half of 19th century. All this is reflected in the delicate epithet awarded to Queen D. Maria I:  “Maria, the Pious”. The suite D. Maria, with its original ceilings, influenced the whole decoration of the space, displaying an atmosphere of colors, textures, and inevitably, the style of the furniture used in the decoration.
The suite has an area of 53.40 sq. meters with a double bed (or twin beds on request) allowing for occupancy by two people or four people (through the double sofa bed available in the living area).
The beds have latex mattresses and display the traditional quality of Portuguese textile, with satin cotton sheets, four seasons duvet and offer a choice of three pillows of different densities.
The suite has a living area, with a sofa bed and can also create the ambience of a dining area with a kitchenette with refrigerator, hotplate, toaster, microwave and tableware.
The bathroom has a bath, heated towel rail, hairdryer and, of course, high quality Portuguese towels.

Finally, for the comfort of your stay TV and Internet are available.


Luxury Suite D. João

The suite has an area of  40.08 sq. meters, with a double bed and living area, bathroom and kitchenette.
Occupancy: two people or three people.

Suite D. João is one of the three apartments part of the Palácio do Mercador (”Merchant’s Palace”). Located in the heart of Lisbon in one of the oldest and picturesque streets of the city the palace is a building whose first record dates back to 1565.

Inspired by the Portuguese “joanino” baroque style seeks to convey the feeling of that period so rich and fortunate, through the theatrical symmetry of space, the stuccos, and the excellence of the wood carvings and tile work. This experience is the result of deeds of great men, like the merchants, who brought to Portugal the wealth and influence of the new world. It is because of all these events and influences, which are attributed to this illustrious Portuguese king, who reigned from 1707 to 1750, that he was nicknamed “The Magnanimous.”
The suite has an area of 40.08 sq. meters, with a double bed (or twin beds on request) allowing for an occupancy by two people or three people (with an additional single bed).
The bed has latex mattresses and display the traditional quality of Portuguese textile, with satin cotton sheets, four seasons duvet and a choice of three pillows of different densities.
The space of the suite can also offer an environment of living area and of dining area, with a kitchenette with refrigerator, hotplate, toaster, microwave and tableware.
The bathroom has a bath, heated towel rail, hairdryer and, of course, high quality Portuguese towels.
Finally, for the comfort of your stay TV and Internet are also available.


Luxury Suite D. Manuel

Suite D. Manuel is one of the three apartments part of the Palácio do Mercador (”Merchant’s Palace”). Located in the heart of Lisbon in one of the oldest and picturesque streets of the city the palace is a building whose first record dates back to 1565.

To D. Manuel I, born in 1469 and reigning from 1495 to 1521, nicknamed “The Fortunate”, Portugal owes a time where the naturalistic imagery is represented in the architecture and decoration. The use and combination of flora  motifs, animals and elements used in day-to-day activities by the Portuguese navigators, such as ropes and anchors, resulted in a style (known as “Manuelino”) that has spread to the four corners of the world. Inspired in this great Portuguese King, this suite  tries to show all the influence that the Portuguese spread across the world.

The suite has an area of 39.20 sq. meters with a double bed (or twin beds on request) allowing for an occupancy by two people or three people (using the sofa bed available in the living area).
The beds have latex mattresses and display the traditional quality of Portuguese textile, with satin cotton sheets, four seasons duvet and a choice of three pillows of different densities.
The suite has a sitting area with the sofa bed and can also create an ambience of a dining area with a kitchenette with refrigerator, hotplate, toaster, microwave and tableware.
The bathroom has a bath, heated towel rail, hairdryer and, of course, high quality Portuguese towels.
Finally, for the comfort of your stay TV and Internet are also available.