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Alfama Patio Hostel

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Kilkenny, Ireland
Reviewed 13 November 2015

I stayed in The Alfama Patio Hostel for 3 nights last week and I totally enjoyed my stay, I had stayed there almost 3 years previously and it was nice to re visit Alfama again. I had a 4 bed dorm the first night and I had a lovely single room for 2 nights with great view of the city...

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DestinationHostels, Public Relations Manager at Alfama Patio Hostel, responded to this review

Hello, Welcome back to the family! We are so glad you decided to stay with us again! We are glad you enjoyed the hostel and our tours so much. Hello from Rui, Joanna and Rob! We very much hope to see you again soon for more great times in your favorite city :) Best regards, The Alfama Patio Family

Western Ireland, Ireland
Reviewed 9 November 2015

The room was hard to access with luggage as it was located on the 3rd floor and the very narrow windy stairs was not very safe and hard to climb with suitcase in hand! The showers were cold in the morning and the room was very basic. I would not stay there again for the price I paid which was...

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DestinationHostels, Public Relations Manager at Alfama Patio Hostel, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for your feedback. We understand that the stairs are rather steep, but we assure that they are safe. We wish you had more enjoyed our cozy single, but we would also like to remind that we are housed in a historic building, and the small rooms are part of the charm of staying in a traditional house....

Reviewed 28 October 2015 via mobile

After walking up that huge bloody hill and through that maze or streets it was so nice to walk into a friendly environment like this. They have so much information to give and have an ok view from the upper levels and the breakfast pan cakes are awesome. The only bad thing I have to say is about the Italian...

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DestinationHostels, Public Relations Manager at Alfama Patio Hostel, responded to this review

Hello! We are so happy you felt comfortable as soon as you walked in the door. Thank you for taking time to leave us a review. We are glad that our staff were so attentive to your needs. We always want to make sure we are doing everything we can for you to have a wonderful stay :) We hope...

Prague, Czech Republic
Reviewed 26 October 2015

Destination network hostels is probably the best choice you can make while being in Lisbon. Better breakfast however is served in Sunsat hostel;) Very pleasent and friendly service. Old city is nice choice for someone who do not prefere too busy places..

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DestinationHostels, Public Relations Manager at Alfama Patio Hostel, responded to this review

Hello, We are glad you loved all of our hostels! We will work on our pancakes ;) Thank you for taking time to leave us a review. We hope you come visit us again soon! Kind regards, The Alfama Patio Family

Rennes, France
Reviewed 25 October 2015

Thank you so much for those few days spent in lisbon at the alfama patio. It was so nice to meet kind comprehensive people and staff. I highly recommend beautiful place and hot pancakes in the morning!!!

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DestinationHostels, Public Relations Manager at Alfama Patio Hostel, responded to this review

Hello, We are glad you had such a nice stay and enjoyed the pancakes! Thank you for taking time to review us. We hope to see you again soon! Kind regards, The Alfama Patio Family

Coimbra, Portugal
Reviewed 15 October 2015

This hostel has a very beautiful decoration, the staff are really friendly and helpful, the rooms and toilets are clean and the location is great as well. They also organize a lot of activities and trips everyday, such as dinners, walking tours and pub crawls (even that some of them are too expensive and are not worth the price). In...

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DestinationHostels, Public Relations Manager at Alfama Patio Hostel, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for taking time to strongly recommend us! We are glad you had time to enjoy many of our different activities and tours available. We hope you come visit us again soon! :) Kind regards, The Alfama Patio Family

New York
Reviewed 12 October 2015

Alfama Patio Hostel looked like it had potential so I booked a shared room. Little did I know I was about to meet great people and have nothing but a pleasurable experience. It's very clean. There's a kitchen. They offer dinner for a reasonable price. They have tours and daily events. Not only that but you are allowed to visit...

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Hello, Thank you for taking time to leave us such wonderful comments. We are glad you decided to take a chance and stay with us, and that we were able to exceed your expectation. We look forward to seeing you again soon in Lisbon! :) Kind regards, The Destination Hostels staff

Chichester
Reviewed 12 October 2015

Absolutely loved it. The place is set in the heart of the old town with the famous number 28 tram running straight past it. The dinners were fantastic and the tours were spot on. Special mention has to go out to Ze who was my guide for several of the tours but his passion and enthusiasm for the city and...

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DestinationHostels, Public Relations Manager at Alfama Patio Hostel, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for taking time to leave such wonderful feedback. We absolutely loved having you as well! Thank you again for recommending us 100%. We hope to see you back in Lisbon again soon! :) Best regards, The Destination Hostels staff

Sweden
Reviewed 9 October 2015

This was my first Hostel stay and it was beyond all my expectations, booked a private room and got one with an ocean view. I especially liked the dinners, full kitchen access and that you can go to any of the other Destination Hostels in Lisbon to either hang out or have dinner there.

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DestinationHostels, Public Relations Manager at Alfama Patio Hostel, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for taking time to leave such a wonderful review! We are glad we were able to provide such a great first hostel experience for you! We look forward to your next trip to Lisbon :) Kind regards, The Destination Hostels staff

East Falmouth, United States
Reviewed 2 October 2015

Beautiful hostel with great views, staff was very attentive and friendly as well. There are activities such as a bbq, a pool party, and a pub crawl with the other two hostels which was a great way to meet people. Great stay!

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Hello, Thank you for taking time to leave such a wonderful review. We are glad you got to enjoy so many of the activities that we have planned for our guests. Come back soon for another great stay! :) Kind regards, The Destination Hostels Staff

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Staying in Graca & Sao Vicente

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Graca & Sao Vicente
You can be thankful that most common travel guides don't mention Graça and São Vicente that often. Part of Lisbon's historic center and "Old Town", they feel like independent villages in the capital's center, and more untouched than Alfama. Amazing views, restaurants and parks, as well as important monuments like the S. Vicente Church and the National Pantheon, make this a spectacular option for those looking for a more tranquil walk-around in the center of Lisbon. Graça has been the choice of many younger people over the past years, both nationals and expats, given the cozy feeling of the neighborhood and its hidden secrets.
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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
One of the top hostels in the world. Lots of character and atmosphere, where you will feel immediately as at your home. A private patio and a terrace with stunning view over the river and Alfama. In the oldest district of Lisbon, a cheap accommodation where everything started. Free wi-fi, delicious breakfast included, and a fully equipped kitchen for guests' use. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Alfama Patio Hostel

Address: Escolas Gerais 3, Lisbon 1100-213, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Central Portugal > Lisbon District > Lisbon > Graca & Sao Vicente
Price Range: ₹ 1,376 - ₹ 5,504 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Alfama Patio Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 16
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“Ask for sea view!”
TSE11_, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Try to get a bottom bunk if you can - steps up to the top bunk are oddly placed”
274beckyk, 9 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask for the top room up the spiral stair case for the view and more privacy.”
651russellk, 15 Aug 2016 | Read review
“girls dorm!”
Brischep, 15 Jul 2016 | Read review
“If you can, choose the first floor, the breakfast there is the top, and even the bathroom is nicer”
718vanessab, 25 Mar 2016 | Read review
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