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Big Chill Hostel

Estrada da Ponta da Piedade | Lt 23, Lagos 8600, Portugal
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Ranked #10 of 76 Specialty lodging in Lagos
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Oxford, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hostel is beautiful and overlooks the beach Dona Ana, which is the most picturesque beach close to central Lagos. It's about a ten minute walk dowtown/ to bars, but you will appreciate being able to come back to a quiet part of town to sleep! There are several common areas, and it has all the makings of a social... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The stay was amazing! beautiful accommodation with a very friendly environment! Dan who is in charge was happy to help out at all times. The hostel is very close to one of the most beautiful beaches in the world! can't go wrong!

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Stuttgart
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There's nothing to complain about this hostel. Everything is clean and the staff is very friendly. Another great things are the comfortable lounge, a large terrace with barbecue and the whirlpool on the rooftop.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hostel is just a little outside of town (which is great for a quality sleep in Lagos!) and right next to some great beaches! The beds were comfortable, the kitchens were nice. The shared bathrooms are a little inconvenient to use (but there is a female only one!) Breakfast is more then other hostels usually give, and the staff... More

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Kosice, Slovakia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In Big Chill there is really EVERYTHING you need to get the most out of your stay in Lagos. The location is awesome, just next to beautiful beach Praia da Camila and close to the center. Lee is leading the hostel like a champion, he puts his heart into managing this awesome place, taking guests to pub crawls at night,... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went on a lads holiday and the hostel put up with high jinx, fun and 18 of us for 3 days. Lee was ever patient and the location of the hostel was perfect for town and the nearby beaches. Lee also facilitated us joining a great boat trip on the Friday. Overall it was well priced, clean and perfect... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I only stayed a few nights but highly recommend it! The location is perfect for the beaches and a short walk into town. The rooms are clean and tidy , staff are friendly couldn't ask for more! Will return

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great people, GREAT STAFF !, Hostel clean, very close to the beach and the city center ! Good Ambiance, highly recommend for young backpackers ! Lee was a great host at his hostel, very welcoming, friendly and helpful !

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Verona, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I travelled a lot through Europe and trust me when I say this is one of the best hostel I have ever been to! Here you are not a guest, here you are a mate! You are supposed to know everyone in this hostel because they live like a family! Very close from the best beaches in Lagos, so you... More

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This a great hostel!. It has amazing staff, an awesome atmosphere and is located right across from one of the worlds most beautiful beaches. I would highly recommend for anyone to stay here and I can't wait to return myself!!.

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Address: Estrada da Ponta da Piedade | Lt 23, Lagos 8600, Portugal
Location: Portugal > Algarve > Faro District > Lagos
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Love the Beach, we got the Location! Welcome to Big Chill. Come as a stranger, leave as a friend... Enjoy our prime beach location and the best that Lagos has to offer. NEWL HOSTEL with a brand new Lounge, Games Room, cinema and more!!! There is always something happening at the BIG Chill! BIG Chill is more than you would ever expect, it's unique, and it’s different because we want to offer you your home away from home!! If you like...Activities - There is always something happening at the BIG Chill. Our Tour Desk sells awesome tours from Surfing, Bike hire, Theme Parks the list is never ending!If you are looking to book your amazing Southern adventure or more look no further! We are the local experts in Algarve, boat trips/parties, Jeep safari adventures and much more!Every night of the week there is something going on around the hostel, such as: Our Famous Dive Inn Movies, BBQ parties, The Backpackers Big Night Out (Club Crawl) (Wednesday and Saturday) and more! What more could a backpacker ask for! ... more   less 
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