Stay in the heart of Faro Excellent location – show map

Located 1,000 feet from Faro Marina, Casa da Madalena Backpackers backpackers features a rooftop terrace with views over the colorful marina and the historical rooftops and a 24-hour front desk reception for your convenience. The property also offers a luggage storage space.

Free WiFi is available throughout the property.

Freshly prepared pancakes are served every morning during breakfast.

The property is set on a renovated and charming Portuguese house in the the bay of Faro. Right in the busy surrounding you can walk to enticing many seafood restaurants, bar, cafes, stroll through the ancient walls of the well-preserved historic and peaceful town, and engage the lively nightlife

A friendly and cozy Bohemian-style atmosphere lliving room where guests can enjoy meeting new people.

Run by friendly and helpful people. The staff provides nice tips as locals walking tours, boat trips and good recommendations for dinner and nightlife.

The property is located only a few steps from the main bus station. Faro Airport is 1.9 mi from the accommodations.

Popular points of interest near Casa da Madalena include Carmo Church & Bones Chapel, Lethes Theater and Cathedral of Faro.

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.

Your stay will include:
Free WiFi Sun deck Terrace

Casa da Madalena Backpackers Hostel has been welcoming guests since Nov 25, 2016

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Property Highlights

Located in the real heart of Faro, this property has an excellent location score of 9.8!

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Area Info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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Located in the historic old town

Crumbling whitewash churches and charming narrow alleys mark Faro's Old Town. People first settled here over 2,000 years ago.

What's nearby
  • Faro Marina
    0.2 miles
  • Carmo Church & Bones Chapel
    0.2 miles
  • Arco da Vila
    0.2 miles
  • Lethes Theatre
    0.3 miles
  • Algarve Live Science Centre
    0.3 miles
  • Cathedral of Faro
    0.3 miles
  • Palacete Belmarço
    0.3 miles
  • Faro Archaeological Museum
    0.4 miles
  • São Luís Stadium
    0.6 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant Outro Lado / Vegan restaurant
    0 miles
Top attractions
  • Church of São Lourenço
    6 miles
  • Vilamoura Marina
    11 miles
Beaches in the Neighborhood
  • Faro Beach
    2.5 miles
  • Barreta Beach
    2.5 miles
  • Quinta do Lago Beach
    4.6 miles
  • Farol Beach
    5 miles
  • Ancao Beach
    5 miles
Public transit
  • Train Faro Train Station
    0.2 miles
Closest Airports
  • Faro Airport
    1.8 miles
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Amenities of Casa da Madalena Backpackers Hostel
Great facilities! Review score, 9.5
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
  • Bike tours Additional charge
  • Walking tours
  • Library
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
  • Lockers
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Laundry Additional charge
  • 24-hour front desk
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
  • Designated smoking area
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Portuguese
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2:30 PM - 12:00 AM


Until 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

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are not allowed.

Payments by takes your payment for this stay on behalf of the property, but make sure you have cash for any extras once you get there.

The fine print

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary, and other relevant info on dates where such guidelines exist.

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 coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures.

License number: 36852/AL

FAQs about Casa da Madalena Backpackers Hostel

  • Check-in at Casa da Madalena Backpackers Hostel is from 2:30 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • Casa da Madalena Backpackers Hostel is 800 feet from the center of Faro.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Casa da Madalena Backpackers Hostel by:

    • Taxi 15min
    • Bus 30min

  • The prices at Casa da Madalena Backpackers Hostel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Guests staying at Casa da Madalena Backpackers Hostel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.3).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental

  • Casa da Madalena Backpackers Hostel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Library
    • Bike tours
    • Walking tours