Michael Fassbender's Portuguese hilltop hideaway:actor's luxe apartment is in one of Lisbon's best addresses, with private pool and garden terrace

X-Men super fans wanting to follow in Fassbender's footsteps should look no further than Alfama, Lisbon, where apartments on are on the market for considerably less than the star's luxe pad's £1.7m price tag...

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Irish actor Michael Fassbender has splashed out £1.7 million on a Portuguese holiday home.

The luxury apartment is in Lisbon, in the upmarket hilltop district of Alfama and overlooks the Tagus river.

The street is said to be one of the Portuguese capital’s best addresses.

Fassbender’s retreat boasts a private garden terrace and swimming pool and is part of a complex of more than 20 new homes.

For those looking to follow in the footsteps of Fassbender, who played Magneto in the X-Men superhero movies, Athena Advisers has a range of similar luxury properties for sale in the city from £613,000.

Michael Fassbender (Getty Images)

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