Porto, the second-largest city in Portugal, continues to attract young tourists from all over Europe. The reasons are simple and multiple: the proximity of the beach making the place a pleasant seaside resort, the impressive architecture of the city, or the attractive prices that one finds there for lodging. But you still need to know where to stay for a good quality/price ratio.
What are the best hostels in Porto?
In this article, we are going to present you the best hostels in Porto. This will give you an idea of the best deals to be found in the city, conveniently located for going out at night, and close to many small shops.
If you want to know more about the city, we recommend you read our article about the best nightclubs in Porto, to make the most of your stay.
1. Being Porto Hostel
Let’s start with a hostel that has a great location in the historic district of Porto. The Being Porto Hostel offers nice, clean and comfortable rooms worthy of a real hotel.
You will be pleasantly welcomed by a young and dynamic staff, allowing you to feel at ease as soon as you arrive. Let’s also note the excellent quality/price/location ratio. A good stay at R. de Belomonte 13, 4050-542.
With a friendly and helpful staff, you will be well accommodated at the Supernova Youth Hostel. An atypical place, as the rooms will make you think of a space location, creating a very special and interesting atmosphere.
You will meet a lot of backpackers coming from all over the world, which will allow you to quickly make nice acquaintances during your stay.
Don’t hesitate to go to the café downstairs, which offers good drinks and snacks. You will meet a lot of young people there during the day and in the evening. The address is in R. Guedes de Azevedo 217, 4000-273.
A very good atmosphere awaits you at the Selina youth hostel. A small place, super well located in the city, that offers comfortable and clean rooms. Thanks to the young and very friendly staff, you will have a great experience, even if you come alone.
A small terrace/garden is available for you, and you can say that there is a real vacation atmosphere thanks to the small bar and the good music in the background. Nice meetings to make! The address of this hostel is R. Das Oliveiras nº 61, 4050-449.
4. Wine hostel
A very good stay awaits you at the Wine hostel, because the establishment is clean and family oriented. The people working there are very attentive to you during your stay, so you will not have any problems in this establishment.
This place is a bit quieter than other similar establishments, that’s why this place is to be preferred when you want to stay there as a couple for example. The address is Campo Mártires da Pátria, N.º 52, 4050-366.
5. So Cool Hostel
So Cool Hostel is known for its warm welcome. You will sleep in comfortable dormitories that meet your requirements, namely clean and well appointed. The plus of this hostel is its location less than 30 minutes walk from the historical center, and right next to a metro station.
We recommend this place if you are in a group of friends. Go to R. da Boavista 783, 4050-110.
6. The Passenger Hostel
If you choose to stay at The Passenger Hostel, you’ll be treated to a typical hostel atmosphere that is welcoming and conducive to meeting people. Whether you are a solo traveler or a couple, you will enjoy your stay.
Moreover, the location is in the city’s train station and within walking distance of all the shops. The service is impeccable and courteous, which leads us to say that this hostel is versatile.
With beautiful, spacious and comfortable rooms, you can only enjoy your stay. The address is Estação São Bento, Praça Almeida Garrett, 4000-069.
This hostel in Porto is for couples who want to stay cheap and have privacy. Indeed, Mimhostel offers secluded, clean and very charming rooms.
You will have the right to a small private bathroom, allowing you to have a certain independence. As for location, you will not be far from Trinidad, the center of Protp. The address is Rua Joao das Regras 96 Santo Ildefonso, 4000-290.
Enjoy your stay in Porto
You know more about the best places to stay for cheap in Porto. The goal is to have good addresses so that you have the best possible stay during your vacation in Porto. If you want to know more about the best places to stay in the city, we recommend you to read our article dedicated to the best bars in Porto!