Grande Hostel de Coimbra

Rua Antero Quental n�196, Coimbra, Portugal, Distance from city centre: 1.3km
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Rating: 89%from 3 reviews

  • 93%Atmosphere
  • 86%Staff
  • 93%Security
  • 93%Cleanliness
  • 80%Location
  • 86%Value for money
  • 93%Facilities
Special Prices Beginning of the Year

Only €12 in 8 bed dorm until 21/03/11.
Now booking available for groups.

July 2007, the "Grande Hostel de Coimbra" is located at Rua Antero Quental no 196, center Coimbra- near "Praça da República" - Coimbra's heart!

"Grande Hostel de Coimbra" is located near the most historical area of Coimbra. You can go to the University founded in 1290 by King D.Dinis and them start a walking tour of walled city and to many other monuments in 'Old-Town' where you will also found restaurants, cafes, esplanades, shops, tourism info spot... Try also not to miss the Botanic Garden and the Old Cathedral wirh romanesque style.
Coimbra is a few minutes from Conímbriga ( largest and best preserved Roman settlement in Portugal ) and from Buçaco (magic mountain forest located just northeast of Coimbra, was first settled by Benedictine monks in the 6th Century and it was battle ground from Napoleonic invasion of Portugal .


It´s also close to the main transport system (bus, taxi), the best night life area - Praça da República - and the train station that takes you to the nearest beach - Figueira da Foz- just for a few euros!

The building is over 100 years old and we keep the original things that make the hostel so special: really high ceilings and wood floors.

The "Grande Hostel de Coimbra" has 6 rooms available. There are two double bedrooms( one of them you can book it for 3, 1double bed and 1 extra dorm bed) in the hostel and dorms for 4 or 8 people. Free security Lockers in dorms.

The kitchen is open to all our guests and has all the necessary stuff to cook, so you can prepare your own food and save some money. There are 2 lounge areas and a big sunny garden where you can relax, have a drink, listen to music, read books and magazines, play games or just chat with the other guests. We have Free internet, Free WiFi, free maps, tourist info and guides, laundry, cable tv plus Free coffee and tea all day.
10 euros deposit for room keys.
Check in starts at 13pm. If you arrive earlier we can keep your bags for free in a safe place.
No curfew.

Don't hesitate on contacting us to discover an available room !!

Grande Hostel Coimbra

Security Lockers in dorms.
Kitchen is open to all our guests and has all the necessary stuff to cook.
There are 2 lounge areas and a big sunny garden.

Free internet, free WiFi, free maps, tourist info and guides, laundry, cable tv plus free coffee and tea.
No curfew

Check in starts at 13pm
Prices are per person per night.

Availability & Rates

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • 24 hour security
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle parking
  • Book exchange
  • Breakfast Included
  • Cable TV
  • Café
  • Common Room
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Wifi
  • Hot Showers
  • Internet Access
  • Kitchen
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • No Curfew
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Reading Light
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Towels For Hire

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 2 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

Directions
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If you arrive by train to Coimbra(B) you can go to Coimbra(A) for FREE in another train. Ask for information in train station!!


-- From Train Station Coimbra A take bus nº :
6 / 7 / 24 / 29 / 103

-- From Train Station Coimbra B take bus nº :
5 / 25 / 25T / 27 / 28 / 29 / 30 / 30T

--From Bus Station take bus n.º :

5 / 19 / 19T / 24 / 25 / 25T / 28 / 30 / 30T

Leave in ' Praça da República'

Once you are in Praça da República search for MacDonalds. Now look left down the avenue and take the first street on your right(just before you start to go down)... Climb the 40m street (R. Tenente Valadim) and them turn left. You are now in the hostel street (R. Antero de Quental), now just look left and shearch for 3 flags overhead a black iron gate - number 196. It's a 2 minutes walk from Praça da República.

Located Near

Rua Antero de Quental 196 - Grande Hostel de Coimbra is located in the Coimbra city center, in a quiet street just next to the social and students main square, Praça da República. It's also very close to the old city and University.

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