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B.A. Hostel (Bairro Alto Hostel)

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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
  • Jul. 26, 2018
    “Great hostel; clean and safe”
  • Jul. 21, 2018
    “Rundown hostel ”
Travessa da Cara 6 Bairro Alto, Lisbon 1200-089 Portugal See on map
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Free Wifi
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Multilingual Staff
Laundry Service
2 Star accommodation
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Located in the heart of Lisbon in the Bairro Alto district, B.A. Hostel features a mixture of contemporary and traditional Portuguese decor. There is a 24-hour front desk. Situated in a renovated 19th ...More century building, the B.A. Hostel offers private rooms and dormitory accommodation types. All rooms are equipped with air conditioning, free Wi-Fi, MP3 connection and the dormitory beds have personal lockers. Some rooms have a modern private bathroom. B.A. Hostel has shared bathroom and kitchen facilities. There is a lounge area with a flat-screen TV. Guests are within a 5/10-minute walk to several historical sights, tourist attractions, restaurants and churches located in Lisbon city centre. Elevador Da Gloria funicular is a 2-minute walk away. Lisbon Portela International Airport is an 18-minute drive away. Bairro Alto is a great choice for travellers interested in friendly locals, food and city walks. Registo nº 2738/AL Less
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Room Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$42 - US$90 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Portugal > Central Portugal > Lisbon District > Lisbon > Bairro Alto, Bica & Cais do Sodré
Bairro Alto, Bica & Cais do Sodre
Enjoy a cocktail, discover a jazz club, hit the dance
floor or simply grab a beer and catch up with your
friends in the street: Bairro Alto, Bica and Cais do
Sodré are the core of it all. Amazing rooftops,
restaurants, cafes, bars, art galleries, museums and
theaters abound. Start off by admiring the river from
the Santa Catarina belvedere, have a cocktail at
PARK's rooftop bar, try a typical Portuguese steak, or
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Reviewed July 26, 2018

This is in a perfect area, right by the trams and a lookout point. Highly recommended if you want to stay in a part of town with lively streets at night. Easy to get to by uber or even walking. Lots of graffiti but not...More

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Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

Although this hostel has a decent location, the bathrooms and bedroom were really outdated. Our private room was tiny, barely enough room for 2 suitcases...The sheets were damp and the duvet did not have a flat sheet which seemed unsanitary. The bathroom shower heads in...More

Thank Alexis D
Reviewed June 21, 2017

By our opinion and experience "the" B.A. Hostel is great. Very kind, helpful and welcoming stuff. Great breakfast (some would say simple...but you have fresh loaves of bread in the morning, few types of coffee, juice, milk, cereals, jams, chocolate cream spread, ham and cheese......More

1  Thank escapeme2017
Reviewed March 5, 2017

We were kinda disapointed seeing the buidling, because it is old and in a very little street, but don't judge a book by its cover. This hostel was perfect! It is close to the city center so you are not obliged to take a bus...More

1  Thank Leïla S
Reviewed December 21, 2016 via mobile

Pretty nice and comfortable hostel in the centre of bairro alto in Lisbon! I stayed in a double private room for two nights and everything was cool. The location is great, the included breakfast is good and the guys of the staff are very kind...More

1  Thank Giorgia C
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"Bunk bed rooms are great."
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"Perhaps ask if there are any rooms NOT facing the street."
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"I would not go to the 1st floor room because it´s close to the living room where the breakfast is held and it..."
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"If you pick a twin room you will get a bunk bed. Balcony is shared with other residents."
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