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The Story Guest House is primely located, just 1,000 feet from Faro’s Old Town area. The guest house is 350 feet away from streets brimming with shops, boutiques, cafés and restaurants.

The rooms at this guest house all feature access to shared bathroom facilities and enjoy views over the city. Some rooms also include a balcony. Free WiFi is available in all areas of the Story Guest House.

Guests are welcome to prepare their own meals in The Story Guest House's equipped communal kitchen, which features all the necessary utensils to prepare their own meals. Several local restaurants, featuring the characteristic fish-based cuisine of the region are accessible within a short 3-minute walk.

The property includes a sunny terrace with seating areas, where guests can take a relaxing break, while also enjoying views over the streets of Faro.

The Carmo Church is just 1,000 feet away. The church features the famed Bone Chapel, which has its inside completely covered in human bones. The sumptuous Lethes Theater is a 3-minute walk and the guest house is 500 feet from the Faro Marina. The Fórum Algarve shopping center is a 5-minute drive.

The Faro International Airport is an 11-minute drive from the Story Guest House and the Faro Train Station is a 9-minute walk away.

This is our guests' favorite part of Faro, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.5 for a two-person trip.

The Story Guest House has been welcoming guests since Jun 14, 2013

Property Highlights

Located in the real heart of Faro, this property has an excellent location score of 9.4!


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Property questions and answers
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  • how does airport shuttle service work, please
    We can send our partner driver to pick you up at the airport for a cost of 15 euros, just send us your flight number and probable time of arrival.
    Answered on August 6, 2021
  • I would be arriving after midnight on saturday/sunday so do you have a night porter please?
    Hello, we can send you the self-check data so that you can arrive at the best time for you and enter your room without any problems.
    Answered on October 20, 2021
  • Hello, is there public parking available anywhere near the house ?
    Yes, we have
    Answered on May 10, 2022
  • Hi, we arrive into Faro airport at 11pm tonight. Is it possible to arrange late check in?
    Yes, you can
    Answered on July 11, 2022
  • Hi, I arrive to Faro at 8:30am and have a tour scheduled at 9:30am. Do you offer the option to leave luggage prior to check-in? Thank you!
    Yes, you can
    Answered on June 13, 2022
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Amenities of The Story Guest House
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Shared toilet
  • Shower
  • City view
  • View
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
  • Shared kitchen
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Beach
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
  • Private check-in/out
  • Baggage storage
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Express check-in/out
  • Hair/Beauty salon
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
  • Adults only
  • Convenience store on site
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
  • Portuguese
Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules

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2:00 PM - 8:00 PM


1:00 AM - 11:00 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children not allowed.

Crib and extra bed policies

Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

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Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service hours.

Please inform The Story Guest House of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

License number: 1689/AL

FAQs about The Story Guest House

  • Check-in at The Story Guest House is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • The prices at The Story Guest House may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • The Story Guest House is 650 feet from the center of Faro.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to The Story Guest House by:

    • Airport shuttle (arranged by property) 10min
    • Car 10min
    • Bus 20min

  • Room options at The Story Guest House include:

    • Double
    • Twin

  • The Story Guest House offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Beach