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Lisboa Central Hostel

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Well, i stood there for weeks, and I have NOTHING to complain. Everyone is friendly and looking forward to help you. Also, the hostel is pretty close to everything... metro, sightsee tour, markets, restaurants, etc. Oh, and the breakfast is awesome too! Haha You will not regret! ;)

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 25 October 2016

Large rooms, tastefully furnished; Lockers incl locks provided Nice breakfast Friendly staff that provides you with lots of information about Lisbon Quite a walk from downtown (10-15 minutes) uncomfortable, soft matresses

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Ramat Gan, Israel
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Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Sometimes you want a fun hostel that makes it easy to meet new friends, and sometimes you want a quiet place to sleep. Lisboa Central Hostel manages to combine both. The staff were very friendly and helpful, and the other guests were friendly too. The hostel has several common areas perfect for making conversations. We ended up going on a... More 

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Cannes, France
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Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

I've stayed a couple of days in this hostel and I have to say that you feel like home! It's a good place to meet people, the staff is awesome and Odette the owner makes a delicious soup every night, and she does it for free. The breakfast is included which is very good. Rooms are large and comfy, commons... More 

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Reviewed 9 October 2016

Room was spacious despite sharing with 5 others, comfortable and clean beds and sheets with individual charging ports and lamp. Only a few showers and toilets, so might be a queue when people happen to want to shower/use the toilet at the same time, otherwise the showers and toilets are very clean and well maintained. Good breakfast, with helpful staff... More 

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Frankfurt, Germany
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Reviewed 6 October 2016

Perfect hostel - homely, friendly and helpful staff, bathrooms somehow always clean, comfy beds, good location, activities to join if you want but not if you don't. Plus the morning packages were a nice touch! Thanks to all there!

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Wevelgem, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium
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Reviewed 29 September 2016

Reception: Very friendly! They explain and help you with everything! Room: Very clean BUT get rid of the little ventilators, they are full of dust! If you turn them on, your bed will not be clean any more. Kitchen: Very clean and free pancakes in the morning. Freshly baked by a very lovely lady. Overal: I would recommend!

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Reviewed 27 September 2016

This place is located around 200 Meters from a metro station but around 2 KMs from main attractions (Baixa/Alfama/Commercial Square etc.). You will mostly have to walk to these attractions (20 mins) as you will end up walking to/from metro station anyways. Reception service is 24*7 and they help you with suggestions to roam/eat around. I was staying in 4... More 

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MiguelCruzSantos, Owner at Lisboa Central Hostel, responded to this review

Dear Nikunj, Thanks for staying in our hostel. I am glad you find it clean and you enjoyed our reception service. I am sorry you weren't happy with the following things: Internet - We have 3 independent 200MB fiber connections entering in the hostel. Each of these connection provide wireless internet using 2 professional access points. So there are in... More 

Sheffield, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 18 September 2016

I've been to Portugal a few times (first time in Lisbon) in different hostels and NONE match this one! I was first greeted by a lovely staff member at the reception who was more than helpful. The rooms were VERY clean to a very high standard and the beds were nice and comfy. The sheets smelt very clean and you... More 

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Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Nice homely vibe, great location (5min away from a metro station), clean, friendly and helpfull staff. They have loads of clean showers and toilets so I never had to wait, I also loved the individual lights and cooling fans that they put next to each bed. Had a great experience.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
If you’re looking for a fun, fresh and friendly place to stay then look no further: Lisboa Central Hostel is the ideal place for you! Excellently located in the heart of city in Marques de Pombal and the famous Avenida da Liberdade this international hostel provides you with the perfect base for sight-seeing by day and partying by night. All of Lisbon’s major hot spots are easily accessible on foot thus saving you the cab fare home at night.Our friendly, local staff will be more than happy to provide you with plenty of information about the city and how to get around, ensuring you are able to make the most of your stay in Lisbon. The hostel is owned and run by a local Portuguese family and travellers who are able to offer you a good insight into this magical city as well as some insider’s tips on the best places to go and where to eat out.In short Lisboa central Hostel is the perfect place for any traveller, whether they be the student backpacker, the young family or the more mature couple looking for a relaxing stay. As well as dorm style rooms the hostel also caters for groups and families looking for private rooms complete with en suite bathrooms.The Hostel hosts a number of activities and cultural events including weekly film nights. And be sure not to miss out on Milkshake Monday where we will be providing each guest with a free tasty milkshake. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lisboa Central Hostel

Address: Rua Rodrigues Sampaio 160, Lisbon 1150-282, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Central Portugal > Lisbon District > Lisbon
Price Range: £15 - £56 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Lisboa Central Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 7
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“The private double room at the first floor is very nice”
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“The rooms of the first floor are more quite!”
 of 5 bubbles martrabalho8910, 27 May 2016 | Read review
“Heard that there was a pretty female only dorm.”
 of 5 bubbles jiaxuan1, 7 May 2016 | Read review
“Great stay; I will be back for a longer stay :)”
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“Rooms in the upper level are more bright and "modern".”
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