Stay in the heart of Faro Excellent location – show map

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Centrally located in Faro on a pedestrian shopping street, Faroway Hostel features a shared lounge area, a kitchen and a 24-hour front desk. Free WiFi access is available in all areas.

The rooms come with access to shared bathroom and toilet facilities. Guests have free access to the communal kitchen and lounge areas.

The hostel also has a vending machine, BBQ facilities and a bar on site. The tour desk can provide excursion assistance and guests can rent bicycles on site.

Faroway Hostel is located just 350 feet from the Old Town and 1,950 feet from Faro Bus Station. Faro Train Station is a 10-minute walk away and Faro Airport can be reached by car in 15 minutes.

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

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

Faroway Hostel has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Jun 6, 2014

Property Highlights

Located in the real heart of Faro, this property has an excellent location score of 9.6!

Breakfast Info

Continental, American, Buffet


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  • 2 twin beds
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Area Info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
Excellent location – show map
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
  • Arco da Vila
    0.1 miles
  • Palacete Belmarço
    0.2 miles
  • Faro Marina
    0.2 miles
  • Lethes Theatre
    0.2 miles
  • Cathedral of Faro
    0.2 miles
  • Faro Archaeological Museum
    0.2 miles
  • Algarve Live Science Centre
    0.2 miles
  • Carmo Church & Bones Chapel
    0.3 miles
  • São Luís Stadium
    0.5 miles
Top attractions
  • Church of São Lourenço
    6.2 miles
  • Vilamoura Marina
    11.2 miles
Beaches in the Neighborhood
  • Faro Beach
    2.5 miles
  • Barreta Beach
    2.5 miles
  • Quinta do Lago Beach
    4.8 miles
  • Farol Beach
    4.8 miles
  • Ancao Beach
    5 miles
Public transit
  • Train Faro Train Station
    0.4 miles
Closest Airports
  • Faro Airport
    1.9 miles
How to get to Faroway Hostel from Faro Airport
    Car
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Amenities of Faroway Hostel
Outdoors
  • Outdoor fireplace
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Kitchen
  • Shared kitchen
Activities
  • Bar crawls Additional charge
  • Entertainment staff
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruit Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Kids' meals Additional charge
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
No parking available.
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Lockers
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Indoor play area
  • Board games/Puzzles
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
General
  • Pet bowls
  • Pet basket
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Airport shuttle (additional charge)
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • Designated smoking area
  • Smoke-free property
  • Car rental
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Portuguese
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Check-in

2:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Check-out

5:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

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Refundable damage deposit

A damage deposit of EUR 15 is required on arrival. That's about 15.61USD. 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 of all ages are welcome.

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Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Payments by Booking.com

Booking.com 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

A surcharge of 2.50 EUR applies for arrivals after check-in hours (23:00). All requests for late arrival are subject to confirmation by the property.

Please note that towels are not provided. Guests can bring their own or rent them at the property for the following extra charges: Towels: 1.50 EUR (per Towel,)

License number: 190/AL

A damage deposit of EUR 15 is required on arrival. That's about 15.61USD. 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 Faroway Hostel

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Faroway Hostel by:

    • Car 15min

  • Check-in at Faroway Hostel is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • Faroway Hostel is 500 feet from the center of Faro.

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

  • Guests staying at Faroway Hostel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 5.5).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • American
    • Buffet
    • À la carte

  • Faroway Hostel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Bar crawls
    • Entertainment staff