Stay in the heart of Porto Excellent location – show map

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With a 24-hour bar and reception, PILOT Hostel is a 6-minute walk from Aliados Metro Station. Facilities include free Wi-Fi and a cinema screen. The terrace has a barbecue, fireplace and waterfall.

The modern design and furniture are key features, with LED lighting throughout. Beds are in dormitories or rooms, each with shared bathrooms. Every dormitory guest has access to a free personal locker.

The lounge room has a guitar and djembé drum which guests are invited to use.

Within just over half a mile of this Porto hostel there are several bars and restaurants. The reception staff can also provide information on tours and local sights.

Praça de Carlos Alberto square is a 3-minute walk away and Avenida dos Aliados, home to the city hall, is a 10-minute walk. Porto’s Francisco de Sá Carneiro Airport is 11 miles away.

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

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.7 for a two-person trip.

PILOT Design Hostel & Bar has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Jun 6, 2012

ATM: Need cash? This property has an ATM on site.

Property Highlights

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

Breakfast Info

Continental, Gluten-free, American, Buffet


Availability

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Travel Sustainable property
Travel Sustainable property
This property is part of the Travel Sustainable program, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.

4 reasons to choose PILOT Design Hostel & Bar

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English
Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few days
  • Can you check in after 00:00? Thanks
    Hello there, Our check-in starts at 15:00h and we do have a 24h reception =). After 3pm you can check-in at any time. See you soon
    Answered on February 23, 2022
  • Do you offer luggage storage?
    yes we do! The Storage room is FREE!
    Answered on January 11, 2020
  • can i pay with cash since i have maestro debit card?
    Hello, Yes, you can pay by cash and also with most cards too. Best regards
    Answered on February 4, 2022
  • Hi, I’m thinking of joining you guys next week! I was wondering if I could check in before 3:00pm?
    Hello dear, Sure, we do have a 24h open reception and we will be here waiting for you =).
    Answered on September 10, 2022
  • Hi! Do you have washing machine at the hostel?
    We have a laundry 2 minutes walking distance, it is open until midnight. Kind regards, Pilot Hostel
    Answered on May 7, 2022
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Area info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
Excellent location – show map
Amenities of PILOT Design Hostel & Bar
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Kitchen
  • Shared kitchen
Activities
  • Bingo Off-site Additional charge
  • Live sports events (broadcast) Off-site
  • Happy hour Additional charge
  • Walking tours Additional charge
  • Bar crawls Additional charge
  • Temporary art galleries Off-site Additional charge
  • Evening entertainment
  • Entertainment staff
  • Cycling
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruit
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
Internet
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Parking
No parking available.
Transportation
  • Airport drop-off Additional charge
  • Airport pickup Additional charge
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Lockers
  • Private check-in/out
  • Concierge
  • ATM on site
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Express check-in/out
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Indoor play area
  • Board games/Puzzles
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ironing service
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • Key access
General
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Airport shuttle (additional charge)
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Car rental
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
  • Portuguese

House rules PILOT Design Hostel & Bar takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

3:00 PM - 12:00 AM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

Check-out

1:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

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.

Refundable damage deposit

A damage deposit of EUR 10 is required on arrival. That's about 9.84USD. This will be collected as a cash payment. You should be reimbursed on check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full, in cash, subject to an inspection of the property.

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

Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa PILOT Design Hostel & Bar accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that when booking for 20 people or more, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

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.

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

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 PILOT Design Hostel & Bar 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.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

License number: 6312/AL

A damage deposit of EUR 10 is required on arrival. That's about 9.84USD. This will be collected as a cash payment. You should be reimbursed on check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full, in cash, subject to an inspection of the property.

FAQs about PILOT Design Hostel & Bar

  • Check-in at PILOT Design Hostel & Bar is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • The prices at PILOT Design Hostel & Bar may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to PILOT Design Hostel & Bar by:

    • Subway/Metro 40min

  • Guests staying at PILOT Design Hostel & Bar can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.7).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Gluten-free
    • American
    • Buffet

  • PILOT Design Hostel & Bar is 1,300 feet from the center of Porto.

  • PILOT Design Hostel & Bar offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Cycling
    • Evening entertainment
    • Happy hour
    • Entertainment staff
    • Temporary art galleries
    • Bingo
    • Live sports events (broadcast)
    • Bar crawls
    • Walking tours