Grande Hostel de Coimbra
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.
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.
Check in starts at 13pm
Availability & RatesTo view availability and prices please select dates and click 'Update Dates'
Hostel Facilities & Policies
- 24 Hour Reception
- 24 Hour Security
- Bicycle parking
- Board Games
- Book Exchange
- Free Breakfast
- Cable TV
- Common Room
- Credit Cards Accepted
- Free City Maps
- Free Internet Access
- Free WiFi
- Games Room
- Hot Showers
- Internet Access
- Self-Catering Facilities
- Linen Included
- Security Lockers
- No Curfew
- Outdoor Terrace
- Reading Light
- Safe Deposit Box
- Taxes included
- Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Towels For Hire
- Vending Machines
Cancellation PolicyThis 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.
DirectionsShow MapHide Map
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/ask for Street Rua Tenente Valandim (left side just before the square when coming up the avenue. Its a small climb of 40m and then turn left. You are now in the hostel Street (Rua Antero de Quental), now just look up and right and shearch for 3 flags overhead a black iron gate - number 196. It's a 2 minutes walk from Praça da República . Next door to the hairdresser .
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, Praca da Republica. It's also very close to the old city and University.