Alfama Patio Hostel

Escolas Gerais, 3, Patio dos Quintalinhos 1, Lisbon, Portugal, Distance from city centre: 0.5km
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Rating: 86%from 12 reviews

  • 90%Atmosphere
  • 88%Staff
  • 88%Security
  • 88%Cleanliness
  • 85%Location
  • 85%Value for money
  • 83%Facilities
Lisbon started here … find yourself in Old Town, where you chill Out in the patio, relax in the hammock, or have a fresh drink in the terrace with a stunning view over river and city…
We have activities every day, including cheap dinners, that will help you saving money on your journey.

The hostel provides:
- FREE Wi-Fi, FREE Internet/ Computer access
- FREE Breakfast
- FREE personal lockers & Safe deposit box
- FREE fresh bed linen;
- FREE use of Hairdryer & ironing board& iron
- Guide books available to borrow
- FREE Maps and Advice
- FREE Tea/Coffee all day
- Free film projections
- Daily hostel Activities

Guests of all ages are welcome. Minors may only stay if you book a complete dormitory or a private room.
Prices are per person per night.

Availability & Rates

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Age Restriction
  • Airport Transfers
  • Bicycle parking
  • Board Games
  • Book Exchange
  • Free Breakfast
  • Card Phones
  • Common Room
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • House Keeping
  • Internet Access
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Late check-out
  • Linen Included
  • Security Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals Available
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Pet Friendly
  • Reading Light
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Steam Room
  • Taxes included
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels Included
  • Washing Machine

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.

Must-Read Hostel Info

This property has specific Terms & Conditions.

Check-in: 1500. You are welcome to arrive before that but we cannot guarantee your room will be ready before then. Check-out: 1100.
According to Portuguese Law, smoking is not allowed indoors.
We have a 48hr cancellation policy. Late cancellations or no-shows shall be charged up to the full amount of the booking.
The hostel reserves the right of admission for children under 10 years of age.
Unless you book a private room, there is no guarantee that you and your group will stay in the same room.

'Please note that from the 1st of January
2016 a city tax of EUR 1 per person, per night is not included in the total price and should be paid on site. This tax is charged to guests aged 13 and older. It is subject to a maximum amount of EUR 7 per guest.

We will not accept group bookings (9+ people). The maximum booking amount is 8 people. Groups larger than this must strictly book with our groups department, by email to the property.

Guests of all ages are welcome. Minors may only stay if you book a complete dormitory or a private room.

Directions
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From Santa Apolonia (train/subway station):
Maximum 15 minutes walking to the hostel. Exit the station and go up into the C. do Forte (right of Museu Militar) and turn left to R.Remedios (40 m). Go straight and turn right in R.Vigario (150 m). Keep straight until R.Escolas Gerais (100 m). After 30m there is a V intersection, take the left, 50m ahead in the road with tram tracks, turn right and we are nr.3 (20m).

From the airport by Subway:
Get the Red Line - direction to 'S.Sebastiao' - go until the final stop. In 'S. Sebastiao' change to the Blue Line - direction 'Santa Apolonia' - go until the final stop. From Sta Apolonia station and follow the directions as above.

From the airport by Train/Subway:
Get the Red Line - direction to 'S. Sebastiao' - 3 stops until 'Oriente'. In 'Oriente' go to the train area and get on the train 'Santa Apolonia' direction (7 minutes!) - check online www.cp.pt for train schedulle. From Sta Apolonia station and follow the directions as above.

Arriving in Lisbon by train:
Take the train or metro to Sta Apalonia station. Exit the station and go up into the C. do Forte (right of Museu Militar) and turn left to R.Remedios (40 m). Go straight and turn right in R.Vigario (150 m). Keep straight until R.Escolas Gerais (100 m). After 30m there is a V intersection, take the left, 50m ahead in the road with tram tracks, turn right and we are nr.3 (20m).

Arriving into Lisbon by bus:
From Gare Oriente Terminal, take the train towards Sta Apolonia and follow the directions as above.
From Sete Rios Terminal, go with subway towards the Sta Apolonia station and follow the directions as above.

By taxi:
Go to Escolas Gerais 3 (not Rua das Escolas Gerais, common mistake), near Voz do Operario. From the airport the taxi should not cost more than 20 with bags. (if you are over charged, please ASK FOR RECIPT and let reception know about it).

By car:
Go towards the city center and follow the directions to Castle of Sao Jorge. Park for free near S.Vicente Fora Church (except in Tuesdays and Saturdays) or paying in Portas do Sol parking. Walk for three minutes, following the tram rails, until you find Escolas Gerais 3.

Located Near

Some of the most visited monuments are at walking distance: Lisbon Castle, Se Cathedral, National Pantheon, S. Vicente Fora Monastery and many more.

Our hostel has a private grass courtyard with barbecue and hammocks, and a terrace with stunning views over the Alfama district, the Tagus River and the S. Vicente de Fora Church and Monastery.

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