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This is Lisbon Hostel

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Rua da Costa do Castelo 63 | (entrance by Escadinhas Marques Ponte de Lima 1), Lisbon 1100-335, Portugal
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I already spent a few days in Lisbon before checking-in at This is Lisbon hostel, and I love how it is located within the Alfama district of Lisbon. However I wouldn't recommend staying in this hostel if you have a luggage because of the VERY rugged stone pavements in the area as well as the stairs! I was on budget... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

It's hard to beat the location of This is Lisbon Hostel - which isn't just perched on a gorgeous cobble stoned street in the city's old quarter, but has a stunning view over the city too. The terrace alone makes this hostel stand out from the big crowd but it's also set out perfectly with a cosy and comfortable living... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

This hostel was okay overall. It has an amazing terrace with great views. We stayed in a 4 bed room which was very dark and quite noisy with the windows being at foot level out onto the street due to the hilly nature of the town. I realise that's not their fault but a point worth mentioning. The showers didn't... More 

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Freiburg, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

my friend and i stayed in this hostel for 4 nights and we were charmed. It's located 2min walking to the city center and really close to the castelo and the cathedral. The staff is super friendly and helpful, everything is clean and the beds and sheets are really comfy. The breakfast is varied and FREE! and the leftover bread... More 

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Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

We had been to This Is Lisbon 2 years ago and when a flight delay meant we had to stay over in Lisbon we had no problem deciding where to stay. This is Lisbon appeared to be brand new when we arrived the first time and I wondered whether it might look less bright and sparkling as it had done.... More 

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Dresden, Sachsen, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

we were here with our two litte kids (4 and a half year). The rooms and bathrooms are very clean. the kitchen is smal, but you can find everything you need for cooking. the hostel is familiar and the staffs are very friendly and helpful. They could help us with all our questions. The Breakfast was free and very tasty.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

After a crapy experience in and Hostel in Porto, we couldnt be more happy to find this amazing place in Lisbon. Excelente location near the castle and perfect to visit the old part of the town. Great team and very attentive. Strongly advisable.

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Madrid, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

It has hostel prices, but it's like being in a hotel. All the staff I was lucky to meet was super friendly and helpful with everything I could need. It is next to one of the most beautiful Lisbon places, Alfama and the Castle. And, If Lisbon is the city of seven hills because of its viewpoints, this hostel should... More 

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Kosslarn, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

We've never been in such an enjoyable and relaxed hostel! Thank you for that! We wanna thank you again for this pleasant stay and your helpful information! Try also those guided tours offered from the hostel team! It's really different to those touristic tours offered in the center of Lisbon! All in all it was a perfect accommodation for feeling... More 

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Verona, Veneto, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

If you want to pass a nice time in Lisbon and feel like home go to This is Lisbon Hostel. The staff is really friendly, the terrace is amazing and the atmosphere is unique. The perfect place to know people from all the world. Everything works and the staff also organize excellent portuguese dinner! Obviously 5 Stars!

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