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GoodFeeling Hostel
Raposeira, Sagres 8650 282, Portugal   |  
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Ranked #5 of 15 Specialty Lodging in Sagres
Dublin, Ireland
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Two of us stayed in a studio-room, which was incredibly nice and amazing value. All the staff were very helpful and knowledgeable about the local surf spots. Perfectly located and had every we needed. Couldn't recommend more.

Room Tip: The studio room we stayed in was astoundingly great value.
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  • Stayed June 2014, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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English first
London, United Kingdom
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

When I booked my trip to The Algarve I didn't know exactly where to go. I saw The Good Feeling Hostel online but it put me off that it wasn't by the beach. Once I arrived on Sagres I realised that the majority of the hostels/surf camps are not near the beaches where you wanna surf anyway. Also, when some of the other surf camps charge you money to take you to the beach, at the Good Feeling they do it for free. However, the important thing, is how welcoming I felt in this place! The staff are totally amazing! The vibe and atmosphere in the hostel is unbelievable. I have never been in a hostel like this one. I'm actually coming back again at the end of this month. Definitely the place to go!

  • Stayed April 2014, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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20 reviews 20 reviews
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

If you're looking for a perfect relaxation, go here!! This was something else than allllll of the other hostels I've been to. The friendly mood was set right after we parked our car at the lot and that didn't change until we (unfortunately already) left the next day.... If we would've gotten more time, we would've certainly stayed here a longer time. Chill people, nothing to worry about, get some surfing if you're bored, cooking is done for the guests, little parties at night, hammocks outside of the building and. so. on. This was great and I hope to come back here :)

Room Tip: My girlfriend and me stayed in the back of the garden, in one of the newly built private dorms. Thos...
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  • Stayed April 2014, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
Reviews in 7 cities Reviews in 7 cities
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

Perfectly situated in the middle of nowhere yet close enough to Sagres and Lagos to reach those places with the bus that passes through fairly often. This rustic little spot is not short of friendly staff, beautiful scenery, good vibes and hammocks! I felt so welcome that I actually extended my stay. There is always someone going for a surf so be nice and you can get a lift to the beach no problem. Dinner is usually a communal meal and lends to the family-like vibe of the place. The guys are very helpful and go out of their way to make sure you are sorted.

  • Stayed April 2014, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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7 hotel reviews
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

Sagres is not yet as touristic as the rest of Algarve, so if you're looking for some quite surfing time or just passing through, you can spend couple of night here.
PRO: it's a hostel, free working wifi
CON: it's a hostel, you need a car to get there and around

  • Stayed September 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 2 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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Maia, Portugal
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3 hotel reviews
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

Very friendly people. I recomend especially for nice surfers. You can go with Mr. Hugo who is a very good company, and will show you nice beachs, nice spots...
You have the most beautiful beach in Algarve wich is Ingrina. Go there and you will see....

  • Stayed December 2012, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Porto, Portugal
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2013

Very good place with amazing people, very good rooms, very good food and fantastic beaches near! You have a lot of things to do in that place, with the fantastic weather in Algarve. You can go to the beaches and surf, get a paddleboard and go on a trip in the coast, have surf classes or visit the fantastic coastline.

  • Stayed October 2013, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Address: Raposeira, Sagres 8650 282, Portugal
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Location: Portugal > Algarve > Faro District > Sagres
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Shuttle Bus service
Hotel Style:
Ranked #5 of 15 Specialty Lodging in Sagres
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 9
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The "GoodFeeling" is a Hostel-Guesthouse managed by two Portuguese surfers who are always present and ready to help you, to advise you or simply disposable to have a nice talk with the customers. Every day, we take the guests in our vans to the best beaches in the area for free. Depending on the beaches, sometimes these transfers are a true surf safari, giving you the possibility, while you make the trip to go surfing, to enjoy nature and the beaches. Other services, such as rental of surf equipment, surfing lessons, surf packs, paragliding flights, and other outdoor activities are also available. ... more   less 
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