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General Group Booking Terms

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  • In order to make a group reservation on it is necessary to pay a deposit. The balance is due directly to the hostel according to their payment conditions.
  • The booking deposit is non-refundable.
  • Please note that any cancellations must be notified directly to the hostel at least 24 hours in advance of your scheduled arrival date, unless otherwise stated in the hostel's conditions.
  • are not responsible for changes or amendments to your reservation once it has been processed. All correspondence with regard to changes to your booking need to be dealt with directly with the hostel.
  • Cancellations for reservations must be made directly with the hostel and must conform with the individual hostels cancellation policy (see below)
  • It is your responsibility to pay the balance of your accommodation cost to the hostel in accordance with their payment conditions (see below). Failure to do so may result in your reservation being cancelled by the hostel.
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Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions

The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card on arrival. Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

Any cancellations resulting from agreement to these terms and conditions under false pretences will result in loss of deposit.

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  • Perfect Location
  • Marvellous Staff
  • Good Cleanliness
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Property Description

The Old Évora Hostel is located in the historical center of Évora, inside the city walls. You can see all the main attractions of the city within a small walking distance from our hostel.

We are near the bus station, so you can walk towards the building (10 minutes), if you come by car you'll also find plenty of parking spots nearby.

By the hostel you'll find all types of services, such as grocery shops, restaurants, cafes, vending machines and even an automatic laundry.

Currently we have two buildings and ten rooms in total. We have available twin rooms (separeted beds) and dormitories with four, six and eight beds.

We speak Portuguese, English and Spanish.

Please be aware that:

📍 Our check-in is between 02:00pm and 08:00pm.If you'll arrive later, please let us know. It's not possible to make the check-in after 10:00pm.
📍 The payment is made upon arrival by cash only.
📍 We don't have baby cribs.
📍 Our buildings are not adequate for people with reduced mobility (due to the stairs).

We are close to:

📍 Giraldo Square - 290 meters (05 minutes)
📍 Roman Temple - 800 meters (11 minutes)
📍 Cathedral - 550 meters (08 minutes)
📍 Chapel of Bones - 600 meters (08 minutes)
📍 Garcia de Resende Theater - 600 meters (08 minutes)
📍 Park - 550 meters (09 minutes) View House Rules

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 7.2

  • Security 6.0

  • Location 9.6

  • Staff 8.4

  • Atmosphere 6.0

  • Cleanliness 6.4

  • Facilities 5.2

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    06 Sep 2019
    This is the best hostel I have ever stayed in. We were a group of 2 and turned up and had a whole room to ourselves which was amazing. The free breakfast was superb, it was very clean and the staff were extremely friendly. I could not recommend this hostel more :)
    England, All Female Group, 18-24
  • 9.7


    28 Jun 2019
    Great location and very gracious host. Right in the middle of the main attractions of Evora. Great breakfast offered and very clean rooms and bathroom.
    USA, Female, 31-40
  • 9.7


    05 Jun 2019
    Great but he frequently will tell you that you need to take a different type of room than the one you booked and be convincing. Your alternative is a refund and a recommendation to another hostel.
    USA, Male, 41+
  • 9.4


    28 Aug 2019
    Great location inside the old walls. Very close to the center of the city. The AC was nice when it was turned on. On the first night I stayed I didn't have access to the remote to turn it on, and could not find anyone who works there to help me- it made for a hot night.
    USA, Male, 18-24
  • 9.4


    14 Apr 2019
    Very cute. Liked the kitchen and patio area.
    USA, Female, 41+
  • 8.3


    22 Feb 2019
    This is a quiet, no frills hostel, but it’s clean, in a great location, and good price. Breakfast is included and is actually pretty extensive. No complaints.
    USA, Female, 25-30
  • 7.7

    Very Good

    14 Dec 2019
    Good location 5min from centre, nice stuff, breakfast can be improved (not a lot of variety which is understandable for the price but what it had was of poor quality, eg. Apples and Bread were not fresh). Also, probably the squeakiest beds I've slept in. Couldn't move on the bed without waking up everybody. I think though still good value for money
    England, Male, 18-24
  • 7.1

    Very Good

    11 Mar 2019
    I had requested/ paid for a private room, as I am elderly. What I got was a room with several bunk beds. Although none of the other beds were occupied as it was not high season it was not what I had in mind. Other than the bunk beds the room had not a piece of furniture.
    Canada, Female, 41+
  • 5.7


    06 Nov 2019
    Staff is friendly and helpfull, dont expect much for breakfast Cons: the dorms has no door key, so anyone can get in and out, what happened a lot. The rooms face the street so if you are a lighter sleep I do not recommend, and also from the rooms beside, you can hear ppl chatting and making noise. My bed's blanket had a discusting stain.There wasnt hot water at night, and no staff after 8 to sort it out, in the morning it took more than 1 hour to be sorted.
    Brazil, Female, 25-30
  • 4.9


    23 Aug 2019
    The staff and location of this hostel were great, 5 minutes walk and you’re in the centre. However, what Old Évora Hostel don’t tell you is that they have two different buildings. If you’re lucky enough to stay on the main site the hostel seemed nice. We were not so lucky and instead put in the house across the road. This part of the hostel left MUCH to be desired. It was very run down, the kitchen and bathroom were not clean and one of our lockers wouldn’t open. Overall probably a 5/10
    England, Female, 25-30
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Book Exchange
  • Cable TV
  • Common Room
  • Cooker
  • Cots Available
  • Dryer
  • Follows Covid-19 sanitation guidance
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Iron / Ironing Board
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Reading Light
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Security Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Utensils
  • Express check-in / out
  • Fax Service
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Luggage Storage
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
Food & Drink
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Board Games
  • Wi-Fi