Melaka and Portugal has a long history..The Portuguese has invaded Melaka for 130 years from 1511. Nowadays, A Famosa is the famous Portuguese remains. Melaka also have a small community of Portuguese generation here and they form a settlement called Portuguese Settlement. The people are not 100% Portuguese as time frame is long and they mix with the locals but they still preserved their proud heritage and language.
Lisbon in Melaka? yup now there is a hotel call Lisbon here in Portuguese Settlement. Located at the Portuguese Settlement which has a sea view and fisherman village. The hotel offer a 3-star rate and can cater MICE facilities up to 300pax. The Eurasians Portuguese community with their culture that are Folk dance and music with their famous Portuguese delicacies you can find around the place make Lisbon Hotel worth to try. For more info, contact and rates please visit here.
Lisbon From Inside, it has a wide compound at the center as the hotel design is like a Pentagon from up.
Seside view from Lisbon hotel pavement.
The cannon also part of Lisbon Hotel maybe used 600 years ago by Portuguese Admiral Alfonso d’Albuquerque. You can play with it as nobody will care or arrest you.
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