Palácio Ficalho

Bairro Alto - Lisbon



Superb 2 bedroom apartment for sale in the heart of Lisbon, part of a historic Palace that is being converted into 16 beautiful residences in charming Bairro Alto. With an authentic Portuguese feel, the Palace was the residence of the Condes de Ficalho family. The new project combines ancient features with modern elements of architecture, creating an elegant and comfortable atmosphere for those who chose to live here.

Key features

Public transport
Town centre
Golden visa

The property

The apartment for sale has 137 sqm of interior area, high ceilings & large windows and offers a multiplicity of choices and the warranty of adaptation to the clients’ preferences, lifestyle and comfort needs.

Right at the epicentre of culture in Bairro Alto, nestled in a quiet residential street, the apartment is steps away from Chiado, Baixa and Príncipe Real where one can find trendy restaurants, design and fashion stores, beautiful gardens and some of the best viewpoints of the city.

Investment potential

With an average of €6,202/sqm, this apartment for sale in Bairro Alto offer a price up to 40% lower than in the neighbouring Chiado and Príncipe Real. An investment opportunity with good capital gains and stable long-term rentals yields in one of the most central and dynamic neighbourhoods of Lisbon.

Another advantage of this property is that it is eligible for the Portugal Golden Visa Scheme. One of the most successful programmes of its kind, the Golden Visa programme grants Portuguese residency for non-EU investors and their immediate family when they invest €500,000 or more in Portuguese real estate.


One of Lisbon’s most picturesque neighbourhoods, Bairro Alto was constructed in the late XVI century and became known for its narrow cobblestoned streets, ancient houses and traditional commerce. The natural stomping ground for intellectuals, journalists and writers in the early 20th century. Today, Bairro Alto is considered a lively cultural hub and home to art galleries, trendy bars, diverse restaurants and unique boutique shops.

Quiet and traditional during the day, some non-residential streets of Bairro Alto transforms itself during the night, becoming a meeting point for locals and tourists alike, offering everything from music to dancing to gastronomy.


Bairro Alto

Referred to simply as ‘O Bairro’ by Lisboetas, Bairro Alto needs no further explanation. A lively cultural hub of Lisbon, its plethora of art galleries, trendy bars and restaurants means its evolved into the place to see and be seen, where locals meet to catch up with friends over dinner or coffee, raise a toast to the end of another workday, pa...

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