At the Memmo Alfama (@memmoalfama) in #Lisbon, architects Joao Correa Nunes & Samuel Torres de Carvalho mastered the art of locally integrating the hotel within a 19th century building giving it this touch of simplicity and fresh, clear lines. Alfama is Lisbons most picturesque district with wonderful medieval architecture and twisty alleyways.  This Boutique Hotel with unmatched views of Alfama and Tagus River is spot on!

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Hotel da Oliveira in Guimarães, #Portugal is located a 2 minute walk from the Guimarães Castle in the heart of the historic town centre; a UNESCO world heritage site. The project, designed by interior designer Paulo Lobo, transformed an old Pousada de Portugal, into a fine contemporary establishment.

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The Hotel “the vine" in Funchal on the Portuguese Island of Madeira, is a hotel with soul, just like a good wine and offers panoramic pool, vinotherapy at the spa or a gourmet dinner with a view over the city.

The Contemporary elegant design is the creation of internationally acclaimed Madeiran interior designer Nini Andrade Silva.

Catalan architect, Ricardo Bofill in collaboration with architect João Francisco Caires are responsible for the unmistakable style, giving maximum representation to post-modern contemporary architecture.


Hotel Teatro in Porto, Portugal has all of the drama and bohemian ambiance of a historic cultural arts theatre and is urban and chic in the same time.

The reception area then is symbolic of a box office, with the neighboring bar emulating a stage.

Architect: Miguel Nogueira (Eduardo Miguel Brito Nogueira)
Interior design: Nini Andrade Silva