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Located between Largo do Rato and Bairro Alto, the Royal Prince Hostel offers private and shared air-conditioned rooms in Lisbon’s Príncipe Real district. It offers free WiFi throughout the property and access to a furnished terrace.

Each room includes individual reading lights and lockers. They all have access to shared bathroom facilities with free toiletries. A hairdryer and an iron are available for guests' use.

A breakfast buffet is served daily, and guests can use the fully equipped kitchenette to prepare their meals.There is a vending machines with snacks and tea/coffee making facilities.

Guests can use the shared lounge area, with a TV and a sofa and socialize over a billiards game. The outdoor furnished terrace invites guests to read a book, and the Royal Prince Hostel can organise rental bicycles for guests’ use.

This first-floor hostel is 900 yards from Rato Metro Station, offering access throughout Lisbon in a few minutes. Rossio Train Station is 0.8 miles from the Royal and offers a 30-minute connection to Sintra. Bairro Alto is a few steps away.

This is our guests' favourite part of Lisbon, according to independent reviews.

Royal Prince Hostel has been welcoming guests since 8 Aug 2013.

Property highlights

Situated in the real heart of Lisbon, this property has an excellent location score of 9.5


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This property is part of the Travel Sustainable programme, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.
Property questions and answers
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  • Hello, I'm traveling with 2 suitcases and was wondering what the size of the lockers are like. Would it fit ? Thank you - Stephany
    Dear Stephany, Our lockers are small size: Width: 60cm Height: 33 cm Depth: 32.5cm You can put a lock in the suitcase or leave it in our storage room..
    Answered on 7 January 2020
  • Do you have planned events or activities?
    We have several partner with activities that you can book in our reception. Tell us in advance witch events and activities you are interested and we'l..
    Answered on 14 October 2019
  • Are sheets and towels included?
    The sheets and bath towel are included. If you want to change for a clean one , you must pay a fee of 6,5€/sheets and 1€/towel
    Answered on 14 October 2019
  • Do you offer luggage storage?
    Yes, we have luggage store. From 8:00am to 8:00 pm is free. After 8:00pm to 8:00am has a cost of 5€/luggage/person/ hour.
    Answered on 14 October 2019
  • Can I use my own sleeping bag?
    No. You can nor use you sleeping bag.
    Answered on 14 October 2019
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Facilities of Royal Prince Hostel
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linen
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • BBQ facilities
  • Terrace
  • Shared kitchen
  • Dining table
  • Coffee machine
  • Cleaning products
  • Toaster
  • Stovetop
  • Oven
  • Kitchenware
  • Electric kettle
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenette
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Bicycle rental Additional charge
  • Tour or class about local culture Additional charge
  • Bike tours Additional charge
  • Walking tours
  • Pub crawls Additional charge
  • Horse riding Off-site Additional charge
  • Cycling Off-site
  • Canoeing Off-site Additional charge
  • Windsurfing Off-site Additional charge
  • Billiards
  • Games room
Living Area
  • Dining area
Food & Drink
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
  • Public transport tickets Additional charge
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
  • Lockers
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • Concierge service
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Express check-in/check-out
Entertainment and family services
  • Board games/puzzles
Cleaning services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business facilities
  • Fax/photocopying Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • 24-hour security
  • Shuttle service Additional charge
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Packed lunches
  • Airport shuttle Additional charge
  • Airport pick up Additional charge
  • Airport drop off Additional charge
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Hand massage
  • Head massage
  • Foot massage
  • Neck massage
  • Massage Additional charge
Languages spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Hungarian
  • Portuguese
  • Romanian

House rules

Royal Prince Hostel takes special requests - add in the next step!


15:00 - 20:00

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in


08:00 - 12:00


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Refundable damage deposit

A damage deposit of EUR 50 is required on arrival. That's about 43.23GBP. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed on check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full via credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children are not allowed.

Cot and extra bed policies

Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are not allowed.

Visa Royal Prince Hostel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Late check-ins are available upon previous request, and additional fee and depending on availability.

Please note that children are allowed only in the Family Room. They can exceptionally be accommodated in the dormitory rooms, if all the persons in the dormitory have booked together and depending on the hostel's confirmation.

Please note WiFi access is limited in the rooms due to the building's structure, since it is a renovated unit from 1882. WiFi access is fully functional in the communal living area.

Please note that late check-in after 00:00 has a surcharge of EUR 15 per additional hour.

Please note that the property is not suitable for guests with reduced mobility.

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

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

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to help 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 has reduced reception and service operating hours.

Please inform Royal Prince Hostel in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

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

License number: RNT22312/AL

A damage deposit of EUR 50 is required on arrival. That's about 43.23GBP. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed on check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full via credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.