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Featured Hostels in Albufeira

Hostel Wish&Stay
2 out of 5
Rua Cândido dos Reis 40, Albufeira
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Located in Albufeira Old Town, this hostel is steps from Castle Wall Ruins, Albufeira Old Town Square, and Fisherman's Beach. Praia dos Alemães and Albufeira ...

2.2/5 (10 reviews)
Thr best location

"excellent location, not find best then that. all beaches by walking 2 minutes. the price is higher in summer but normal with this famous coast city. impossible to sleep before 4AM , noise on the street. no problem, enjoy your summer."…"

Reviewed on Aug 13, 2018

Hostel Wish&Stay
Son of a Beach Hostel
2 out of 5
R. 5 de Outubro 76, Albufeira, Faro
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Located in Albufeira Old Town, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Albufeira Old Town Square and Fisherman's Beach. Praia dos Alemães and Albufeira Marina ...

4.4/5Excellent! (15 reviews)
Perfect

"We stayed in the private room and it was wonderful, very spacious with contemporary finishes. The staff were also very helpful and friendly would definitely recommend and will 100% return in the future"…"

Reviewed on Oct 13, 2020

Son of a Beach Hostel
Lost & Found - Guesthouse & Suites
2 out of 5
Patroves, 995 A, Albufeira, Faro
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Situated near the beach, this hostel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Evaristo Beach, Sao Rafael Beach, and Albufeira Marina. Albufeira Old Town Square and Gale Beach ...

4.8/5Exceptional! (21 reviews)

"The place is fantastic, the staff make you fell at home and the others guests become like part of your family..."…"

Reviewed on Oct 13, 2019

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Peneco Albufeira GuestHouse
2 out of 5
Rua 05 de Outubro, 23, Albufeira
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Located in Albufeira Old Town, this hostel is steps from Clock Tower and Albufeira Old Town Square. Praia dos Alemães and Fisherman's Beach are also within 15 ...

4.2/5Very Good! (11 reviews)
Interesting hostel in a central Albufeira area

"Pretty clean and laid back hostel. It’s run in conjunction with a trendy shop selling goods. So when you check in, you have to wait for the store staff to pull up your info at the cash register. It can get very busy and crowded in the store depending especially during a high summer season. Rooftop ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 10, 2018

Peneco Albufeira GuestHouse
Albufeira Lounge Guesthouse Hostel
2 out of 5
Rua Ilha de São Tomé, Lote D-12, Albufeira
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Situated in Albufeira, this golf hostel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Albufeira Stadium, Praia dos Alemães, and Albufeira Old Town Square. Oura Beach and Fisherman's ...

4.4/5Wonderful! (14 reviews)

"This is a lovely guest house in a quiet neighbourhood. The house is well payed out with good rooms, lovely sitting areas and wonderful staff."…"

Reviewed on Feb 20, 2020

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Other property types in Albufeira

São Rafael Atlântico

São Rafael Atlântico

5 out of 5
Sesmarias, Albufeira
4.5/5Wonderful! (985 reviews)
Excellent

"I would gladly go back to this hotel. Highly recommend."…"

Reviewed on Oct 6, 2020

São Rafael Atlântico
Pine Cliffs Residence, a Luxury Collection Resort, Algarve

Pine Cliffs Residence, a Luxury Collection Resort, Algarve

5 out of 5
Praia Da Falésia, Pinhal do Concelho, Albufeira
4.7/5Exceptional! (135 reviews)

"Amazing experience! Everything was perfect despite COVID-19. Highly recommended!"…"

Reviewed on Aug 9, 2020

Pine Cliffs Residence, a Luxury Collection Resort, Algarve
Pine Cliffs Ocean Suites, a Luxury Collection Resort & Spa

Pine Cliffs Ocean Suites, a Luxury Collection Resort & Spa

5 out of 5
Praia da Falesia, PO Box 644, Albufeira
4.4/5Wonderful! (45 reviews)

"Location and great restaurants! Shame they couldn’t provide English newspapers though!"…"

Reviewed on Sep 18, 2020

Pine Cliffs Ocean Suites, a Luxury Collection Resort & Spa
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What Is a Hostel?

If you're searching for an affordable place to stay in Albufeira, a hostel in town might be a great option for you. No two hostels look exactly alike, but these dormitory-style accommodations all feature the following:

  • Shared rooms (though many hostels offer private room options too)
  • Budget-friendly prices
  • A social environment

Hostels are a great way to stay in Albufeira for a good value, so you can save your money for going out. We've heard good things about the marina and other attractions in this destination, as well as the sporting events.

Hostels in Albufeira

Ready to book a hostel? These top picks have the best reviews from our travelers and might be a good place to look first:

Albufeira Lounge Guesthouse Hostel - You can take advantage of free WiFi and an outdoor pool, as well as a shared/communal kitchen. You'll find towels, showers, and free toiletries in all rooms.

Hostel Wish&Stay - Guests can enjoy free WiFi, a bar, and tour/ticket assistance. You'll find showers and coffee/tea makers in all rooms.

Hostel DP Albufeira - You can take advantage of free WiFi and free parking, as well as an outdoor pool. Rooms come with hair dryers.

Ale-Hop Albufeira Hostel - Property features include free WiFi, a rooftop terrace, and a shared/communal kitchen. You'll find showers in all rooms.

When Is the Best Time to Visit Albufeira?

The weather can be important when you're discovering new places, so here's some information about the seasons:

  • The hottest months are typically July and August, while January and February are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 67° F and nighttime temperatures average 47° F
  • April-June: 82° F is the daytime average and 51° F is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 85° F and nighttime averages are around 62° F
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 77° F during the day and 49° F at night
  • Average rainfall is 0.98 inches in a year

What Can I Do in Albufeira?

Depending on what you're interested in, you might enjoy these places:

Top Sights
  • Zoomarine
  • Rocha Beach
  • Falesia Beach
Natural Features
  • Agua Doce Beach
  • Senhora da Rocha Beach
  • Salgados Lagoon Observation Deck
Cultural Attractions
  • Municipal Archaeological Museum
  • Acordeao Museum
  • Municipal Archaeological Museum

In general, Albufeira is known for its:

  • Beaches
  • Restaurants
  • Bars
  • Sports
  • Marina

How to Get to Albufeira and Around the Area

You can find the closest airport in Faro (FAO-Faro Intl.), located 16.4 mi (26.3 km) away from the city center. An alternative is Portimao (PRM), which is 18.6 mi (29.9 km) away.

Frequently asked questions

Should I stay in a hostel in Albufeira?
Hostels are a great way to stay for a good value, so you can save more for going out. We’ve heard good things about the marina and other attractions in this destination, as well as the sporting events.
What is a hostel?
No two hostels look exactly the same, but these dorm-style accommodations all offer shared rooms (though many have private options too), budget-friendly prices, and a social environment.
What are the best hostels in Albufeira?
Ready to book a hostel in town? These ones have the highest reviews from our travelers and could be a good place to start: Hostel Wish&Stay - Located steps from Albufeira Old Town Square. Property features include free WiFi, a bar, and tour/ticket assistance. Rooms come with showers and coffee/tea makers. Son of a Beach Hostel - Located steps from Albufeira Old Town Square. Guests can enjoy free WiFi, a shared/communal kitchen, and tour/ticket assistance. Rooms come with towels, showers, and lockers. Lost & Found - Guesthouse & Suites - Guests can enjoy free WiFi, free parking, and laundry facilities. You’ll find towels, showers, and free toiletries in all rooms. Peneco Albufeira GuestHouse - Located steps from Albufeira Old Town Square. Property features include free WiFi, a rooftop terrace, and a shared/communal kitchen. You’ll find showers in all rooms. Albufeira Lounge Guesthouse Hostel - You can take advantage of free WiFi and free parking, as well as an outdoor pool. Rooms come with towels, showers, and free toiletries.
How many hostels will I find in Albufeira?
If you’re hoping to find a low-cost place to stay in Albufeira, one of Expedia’s 5 hostels could be a great choice for you.
When is the best time of year to stay in a hostel in Albufeira?
Good weather’s always better when you’re experiencing new places, so here are some stats that might be helpful: The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 73°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 56°F. Average annual precipitation for Albufeira is 27 inches.
What is there to see and do in Albufeira?
Generally, Albufeira is known for its beaches, restaurants, and bars. Major attractions include Albufeira Old Town Square, Albufeira Marina, and Praia dos Alemães. Get out into nature with places like Oura Beach, Sao Rafael Beach, and Falesia Beach. Cultural attractions include Acordeao Museum.
What's the best way to get to and around Albufeira while staying at a hostel?
Keep this information about transit options in and around Albufeira on hand to make the most of your stay: You can search for flights to the nearest airport, which is Faro Intl. Airport (FAO), 16.4 mi (26.3 km) from the city center. An alternative is Portimao (PRM), situated 18.6 mi (29.9 km) away.