A gorgeous romantic boutique hotel, housed in a converted Carmelite Convent, 10 minutes from Lisbon downtown, close to the National Museum of Ancient Art, between Lapa, Madragoa and Santos Districts, offering unique accommodation and living experiences in Design or Superior rooms. Latest refurbished in 2007 this small boutique hotel interiors surprises the guests with the contemporary lines, timeless, recreating the elements of 17th century architecture. A long staircase of ancient stone steps climb from street level, at Rua das Janelas Verdes, to a surprising and exclusive inner terrace, surrounded by lush greenery and the 17th century facade of York House Hotel, providing a unique ambience and an astonishing sensation of tranquility, like an oasis or a retreat, in the heart of the City. Habiting an ancient Covent, one of the few buildings that remained after the 18th century earthquake that destroyed Lisbon, Yourk House hotel rooms combine magnificently the historic architecture and the modern contemporary Design of the decoration and atmosphere. Each of the guest rooms is individually furnished, with some boasting a more classical design and others modern finishes. Details such as 4-poster beds and clear-cut lines, ensure a pleasant stay at York House.