Pestana Palace Hotel Lisbon

Rua Jau, 54
Lisbon, Portugal
P: (+44) 203 695 0548

Hotel Website

Located in a restored 19th century palace, the Pestana Palace Lisbon is a 5-star hotel close to the city's main monuments, such as the Tower of Belém, the Belém Cultural Centre, the Jerónimos Monastery, the MAAT – Museum of Art, Architecture and Technology and the Lisbon Convention Centre. This luxurious and elegant hotel has wonderful views to the Tagus River, is a privileged member of the ‘Leading Hotels of the World’ group and is listed as a Portuguese National Landmark.

Room Rate
Run of House €270 (single)  |  €285 (double)

The above room rates are inclusive of an American buffet breakfast in the main restaurant and Wi-Fi internet access. Room rates are also inclusive of taxes and service (except the city tax, currently €2 per person per night). Room rates will apply up to three days before and three days after the course, subject to availability.


The Pestana Palace Hotel is now at capacity on the evenings of the Workshop. If you have not yet booked your stay, we recommend the below riverfront hotel that is a 15-minute walk or a 5-minute drive to the event venue.  We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

Vila Galé Ópera

Right in front of the Tagus River, you will find the hotel Vila Galé Ópera, located near the Lisbon Congress Center and the leisure area of Docas. In just a few minutes, you will reach the monumental area of Belém and the historic center of the Portuguese capital.

Rates start at €270 a night.

Click here for the Vila Galé Ópera website.

Traveling to Lisbon

The Lisbon International Airport (LIS) is just 10 km away from the Pestana Palace Hotel. If you would like to arrange airport transportation with the hotel, please click here for more information.


For more details on visas for Portugal, please click here.

If you require a letter of invitation from AIEN to obtain a visa for this workshop, payment of the registration fee must first be made.  If you apply and do not receive a visa, please send us a copy of the rejection letter from the consulate, and we will refund your payment in full. Please email for more details.

Lisbon Attractions

Discover Lisbon, a city full of authenticity where old customs and ancient history intermix with cultural entertainment and hi-tech innovation. Lisbon is famous for its hospitality and the family-like way it welcomes visitors. For sightseeing, restaurant and shopping recommendations, please click here.