Old Feb 25, 16, 4:21 am
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nicolas75
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: PARIS (France)
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InterContinental Lisbon

What is your IHG Rewards Club status?
Spire Royal Ambassador

Were you (or for multi-stayers are you generally) happy with the hotel/stay ?
Yes, very impressed by the quality of service.

Which room did you book and which upgrade did you receive?
Booked best advance rate , and received a Club room on high floor with view and club access.

How are the rooms?
Around 35sqm.
Comfortable bed.
Sofa and desk
Nice marble bathroom with double sink, bathtub. Very nice Castelbel amenities (love the smell).
Dressing area.
Flatscreen television with large selection of international channels.
Nespresso expresso machine, kettle
Elegant classic design
Very quiet.
View over the park



How is the exec. lounge?
Certainly one the best club lounges in Europe.
Recently renovated
Great staff
Excellent cold and warm evening canapés and alcohol selection in the evening
Very good breakfast with à la carte choice
Open until 11pm (happy hour and evening food until 7;30pm)

What was good and what was bad?

Good
- New renovated lobby (very elegant contemporary design); new bar and restaurant
- Excellent breakfast at the 1st floor restaurant (partly renovated): large choice of very good products (including local products), very efficient and smiling service despite large number of guests
- Central location, 15 minutes walk to the Bairro Alto historical district. Metro station is at 5 minutes walk to the hotel
- Great attentive and smiling staff
- Extra Diet Coke was added in the minibar just for me without asking: nice touch
- Great weather

Bad
- Nothing

Value for $ or Priority Club Points? Would you return?
Absolutely.

Pictures of the hotel

Pictures of Lisbon
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