Altis Hotel Group's History
Born in the '70s and managed by Fernando Martins and his son and daughter, Portugal’s Altis Hotel chain is one of the largest hotel groups in Lisbon, controlling and shaping the personalized management of all their hotels, all located in the Portuguese capital.
Always adopting family values and a savvy business philosophy, Altis Hotels have successfully remained faithful to the genuine hospitality and features the Portuguese way of life, the Group has been gaining more ground, reputation and prestige within Portugal’s tourism sector.
Lisbon’s Soul is the signature of the group that prides itself on being tuned in to the city, always striving to join the wide variety of initiatives and events that promote the city’s cultural, social and sportive activities contributing to a steady improvement in the quality of life in the city.
Altis Hotels offer solutions tailored to every personality: Classic or contemporary, sophisticated or casual, large or boutique hotel. There is always an element of surprise in Lisbon and the Altis Hotels. Different types of hotels in several parts of the capital are tailor made to provide our guests with unforgettable experiences.
The Altis Hotels Group's activity began with the opening of the Hotel Altis in 1973, a five star hotel located on Rua Castilho and the foundation and inspiration for other projects (Public areas and 200 rooms completely refurbished in September 2011). In 1994, the Group launched Altis Park Hotel, a 4-star contemporary styled project with 300 rooms located in the Encosta das Olaias development. Then came the Altis Suites in 1998, an apartment hotel located next to the Hotel Altis.
In February 2009, the Group launched a 5-star design hotel, Altis Belém Hotel & Spa in a unique location on the Tagus and in March 2010 the group opened Hotel Altis Avenida, a boutique hotel set on Lisbon’s iconic Praça dos Restauradores.
In September 2010 the Group had more than one newcomer with the inauguration of the Altis Prime, a luxury apartment hotel.
The Group currently owns 6 establishments each with their own unique and privileged locations totaling 1330 beds.