Covilhã UBI Hostel
The house, built in the 1930s, is located in the city center of Covilhã, in Serra da Estrela.
It has four bedrooms for short stays (from 1 day to 1 month). One with two bunks, three with single beds. They all have a desk, a sofa and a wardrobe
It has 2 bathrooms with bathtub, a kitchen and a living-room
The kitchen is large and has a stove, a fridge, a freezer, a dishwasher, a washing machine and a microwave.
The reception desk is located in Café R&F, on the groundfloor, where you can also have breakfast or a snack. Mr António Ramos, the owner of this coffee house, is the receptionist and he will provide you all the touristic and gastronomic information you need to spend a wonderful time.
The regional cuisine is delicious and very varied: you can taste the exquisite cheese “queijo da serra”, while you have a sip of a fine wine, or try traditional dishes like panela do forno, xerovias, pastel de molho, enchidos and cabrito (lamb).
In this area, you can also visit nice traditional villages of schist and granite, go trekking or cycling and in winter time go skiing, too. The ski tracks are 12 km from the house.
The university is only 100 meters away and within 500 meters you can find traditional shops, restaurants, bars and museums.
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- Breakfast Not Included
- Cable TV
- Child Friendly
- Credit Cards Accepted
- Free Internet Access
- Free WiFi
- Internet Access
- Self-Catering Facilities
- Luggage Storage
- Reception (limited hours)
- Taxes included
- Towels Included
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
Must-Read Hostel InfoThis property has specific Terms & Conditions.
Check in Time: 15am
Check out Time: 12pm
Credit Cards Not Accepted.
Cancellation Policy: 24 hours
Breakfast Not Included.
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When arriving in Covilhã follow diretions to Universidade da Beira Interior. Then it is just a couple of minutes walking to Rua Conselheiro António Pedroso dos Santos. The house is in the same building of Café R & F.
The house is located in the city center, by the University. Once in Praca do Municipio you can get there, walking down Rua do Mercado (about 300 metres) until you find a coffee house named Cafe R&F, where you ask for Mr. Antonio Ramos, who will welcome you and provide you the room keys, as well as other useful information.