Located in Bairro Alto, in the heart of Lisbon Historical center, The Late Birds Lisbon - Gay Men's Guesthouse offers an outdoor swimming pool, a garden, a sun deck and a lounge bar. Each air-conditioned room at The Late Birds Lisbon includes a computer, a cable channel TV, free WiFi access and a private bathroom with a shower and free toiletries. Small cooked breakfasts can be served in the morning and a brunch is prepared on Sundays. Gay weddings as well as birthday parties or special events can be organized by The Late Birds' team. The guest house is located just 650 metres from Principe Real. Lisbon Portela Airport is located a 20-minute drive from the property.

This is our guests' favourite part of Lisbon, according to independent reviews.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.8 for a two-person trip.

The Late Birds Lisbon - Gay Urban Resort has been welcoming Booking.com guests since 26 Mar 2015.

Property highlights

Situated in the real heart of Lisbon, this property has an excellent location score of 9.8

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast info

Continental, Vegetarian, Gluten-free


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Room type
1 extra-large double bed
1 extra-large double bed
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Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
High score for Lisbon
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Robert
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Cool, relaxed and friendly. Great central location. Beautifully designed property. Wonderful staff. Movie night and sunset cruise were highlights.
  • Helene
    Just had a lovely time and felt very comfortable and home. It's a paradise on earth tbh.. 😻
  • Michael
    A truly super expérience. The staff look after you well, the facilities & location are fantastic. Breakfast was delicious! Highly recommended!
  • Adrian
    Location is fantastic, facilities excellent and room very comfortable. Hotel cats a bonus!
  • Romain2608
    I had an absolutely amazing time at this well located gay hotel in Lisbon. The peaceful garden and refreshing pool provided the ideal relaxation spots. The well-equipped, spotlessly clean rooms ensured a comfortable stay. What truly enhanced my...
  • Erik
    Amazing rooms, lovely helpful staff, great pool and amazing location
  • Francois
    Charming hotel in a perfect location in the Barrio Alto. Great pool area in the garden. Super friendly staff
  • Raimundo
    United StatesUnited States
    The breakfast was great and always fresh. There were times when we had tours earlier than the 8 am start time, and the team accommodated us. The rooms are not large, but they are extremely comfortable. The beds are great; the shower was great;...
  • John
    This is a fantastic place to stay: a beautiful green cool resort in the heart of Lisbon. There is a real sense of care and community here. The pool and backyard setting is fantastic - and encourages you to meet and chat with others, and the small...
  • Uri
    Really perfect hotel for gay travelers. Wonderful staff and location. Amazing atmosphere. I would defiantly come back. We spent a few hours every day in the pool and bar area, and loved every second of it.
  • Quality rating
    Booking.com rated the quality of this property as 4 out of 5 based on factors such as facilities, size, location and services provided.
  • Travel Proud
    Travel Proud
    This is a Proud Certified property where you can be extra sure of a welcoming stay.

Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few days

  • Hey, does a deluxe king room have a balcony access?

    Hi, sorry for the late answer. Only the Terrrace Garden rooms have balcony access.
    Answered on 14 May 2021
  • Is there a metro station close to the hotel?

    The closest Metro Station, Baixa Chiado, 5mn walking distance from The Late Birds Lisbon, is located between downtown (Praça do Comercio, Baixa) and t..
    Answered on 6 January 2021
  • parking easy.......facil ?????????.... dificil.!!!! r

    There is 2 paid car parks near The Late Birds, one at 50m (EMEL - Calçada do Combro) and one at 200m (EMPARK - Largo de Jesus).
    Answered on 25 May 2021
  • Is it just for men? Looking for somewhere for a group of lesbian friends to go, (6 people, 3 couples)

    Even if don't want at all any type of discrimination and as we target the gay male community, we don't want any one to feel uncomfortable, especially ..
    Answered on 29 March 2023
  • What restaurants, attractions, and public transport options are nearby?

    Dear Guest, We are close to the neighbouhood that is called baixa chiado. Tons of restaurants from around the world, things to see and just at the en..
    Answered on 11 September 2023
  • hello do you have a breakfast ?

    Hello, Yes all our rates have breakfast included.
    Answered on 27 July 2023
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Managed by The Late Birds Lisboa

Company review score: 9.8Based on 257 reviews from 1 property
1 managed property

Company information

The Late Birds Lisbon is housed in a completely restored, late-18th century building with sixteen very comfortable climate-controlled rooms, lounge, beautiful garden and UV-treated swimming pool. The idea was to "create an urban resort for the gay male community" located in the heart of Lisbon’s historical center, Bairro Alto and Principe Real, where all guests and their friends, men or women, are treated as part of the community.

Property information

The Gay Urban Resort Concept is mainly targeting the gay male public, However (and obviously!) we don´t discriminate any gender or sexual orientation But we inform everyone about our main target in order that everyone knows and understands the Gay Urban Resort Concept and makes the decision about maintaining or cancelling reservation In fact, our aim is that every guest that stays at The Late Birds, man or woman, feels confortable and enjoys!

Neighbourhood information

The Late Birds Lisbon is located in the the quiet area of Bairro Alto in the historic and trendy centre of Lisbon with Principe Real and Chiado as its closest neighbourhoods. The most stylish shops ranging from antiques and design to revival fashion and new trends are within a 5-minute walk. Avenue Liberdade, the Lisbon luxury area, is within a 10-minute walk. Regarding nightlife, the Guesthouse is less than a 10 minute-walk from all gay venues (Bars, Clubs and Saunas) and the most famous and typical restaurants of Bairro Alto, Chiado, Principe Real, Santos and Cais do Sodré. The Lisbon International Airport (LIS) is less than a 20-minute drive away or a 10-minute Metro journey (transfer shuttle available upon request). Costa da Caparica Beaches is within 20 minutes, and a shuttle is available upon request. NEARBY POINTS OF INTEREST Cais do Sodré railway station Subway Chiado Waterfront nearby Shopping in Principe Real and Chiado Antiques S. bento Gay Bars Trombeta Bath - Sauna Fun

Languages spoken


Property surroundings *

Facilities of The Late Birds Lisbon - Gay Urban Resort
Great facilities! Review score, 9.4

Most popular facilities
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport shuttle
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Terrace
  • Room service
  • Bar
  • Private bathroom
  • Sun terrace
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Live sport events (broadcast)
  • Live music/performance
    Additional charge
  • Happy hour
    Additional charge
  • Themed dinner nights
    Additional charge
  • Temporary art galleries
  • Evening entertainment
Food & Drink
  • Fruits
  • Wine/champagne
    Additional charge
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Public parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation is not needed) and costs € 13 per day.
  • Accessible parking
  • Public transport tickets
    Additional charge
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • Luggage storage
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment and family services
  • Board games/puzzles
Cleaning services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safety deposit box
  • Shuttle service
    Additional charge
  • Adult only
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Airport shuttle
    Additional charge
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Outdoor swimming pool
  • Open all year
  • Adult only
  • Pool with view
  • Pool/beach towels
  • Sun loungers or beach chairs
  • Yoga classes
  • Full body massage
  • Sun loungers or beach chairs
  • Massage
    Additional charge
Languages spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Portuguese

Sustainable initiatives

This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and environmentally friendly travel

House rules

The Late Birds Lisbon - Gay Urban Resort takes special requests - add in the next step!


From 14:00 to 23:30


Until 12:00



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children are not allowed.

Cot and extra bed policies

Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Mastercard Visa Cash The Late Birds Lisbon - Gay Urban Resort accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to help protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Please inform The Late Birds Lisbon - Gay Urban Resort in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

License number: 1359/AL

FAQs about The Late Birds Lisbon - Gay Urban Resort

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. Find out the details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Guests staying at The Late Birds Lisbon - Gay Urban Resort can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.7).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Vegetarian
    • Gluten-free

  • The Late Birds Lisbon - Gay Urban Resort offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Massage
    • Evening entertainment
    • Live music/performance
    • Full body massage
    • Themed dinner nights
    • Swimming Pool
    • Live sport events (broadcast)
    • Yoga classes
    • Temporary art galleries
    • Happy hour

  • Room options at The Late Birds Lisbon - Gay Urban Resort include:

    • Double

  • Check-in at The Late Birds Lisbon - Gay Urban Resort is from 14:00, and check-out is until 12:00.

  • The prices at The Late Birds Lisbon - Gay Urban Resort may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • The Late Birds Lisbon - Gay Urban Resort is 850 yards from the centre of Lisbon. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.