Stay in the heart of Lagos Excellent location – show map

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Conveniently set in the Lagos City Center district of Lagos, The 17 Hostel is located a 6-minute walk from Praia da Forte da Bandeira, 1,800 feet from Batata Beach and a 11-minute walk from Meia Praia Beach. The property is around a 12-minute walk from Dona Ana Beach, 10 miles from Santo António Golf Course and 12 miles from Algarve International Circuit. The property provides a shared kitchen and free WiFi throughout the property.

All rooms in the hostel are equipped with an electric tea pot. Every room comes with air conditioning, a safety deposit box and a flat-screen TV, and certain units at The 17 Hostel have a balcony. Guest rooms include bed linen.

The accommodation has a terrace.

Arade Congress Centre is 14 miles from The 17 Hostel, while Aljezur Castle is 21 miles away. The nearest airport is Faro Airport, 56 miles from the hostel.

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

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.1 for a two-person trip.

The 17 Hostel has been welcoming guests since Mar 31, 2017

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Property Highlights

Located in the real heart of Lagos, this property has an excellent location score of 9.5!


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Closest beaches
  • Praia da Forte da Bandeira

    8.7 Excellent beach
    1,200 feet from property
  • Meia Praia Beach

    Meia Praia Beach

    8.9 Excellent beach
    1,250 feet from property
  • Batata Beach

    Batata Beach

    8.5 Very good beach
    1,300 feet from property
  • Praia dos Estudantes

    8.7 Excellent beach
    1,700 feet from property
  • Praia do Pinhão

    8.8 Excellent beach
    2,200 feet from property
  • Dona Ana Beach

    Dona Ana Beach

    8.8 Excellent beach
    2,650 feet from property
  • Camilo Beach

    8.7 Excellent beach
    4,150 feet from property
  • Praia dos Pinheiros

    9.0 Wonderful beach
    1.1 miles from property
  • Porto de Mos Beach

    Porto de Mos Beach

    9.0 Wonderful beach
    1.1 miles from property
  • Praia do Canavial

    9.0 Wonderful beach
    1.1 miles from property
  • Praia da Balança

    9.0 Wonderful beach
    1.2 miles from property
  • Martin Barranco Beach

    8.8 Excellent beach
    1.2 miles from property
  • Ponta da Piedade Beach

    9.0 Wonderful beach
    1.3 miles from property
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
  • Is it quiet at night?
    THE17HOSTEL is located in the historical center of Lagos, next to bars, restaurants and other hostels. There may be noise in the street at night!
    Answered on October 23, 2019
  • Are sheets and towels included?
    Yes, they are Are sheets and towels included.
    Answered on July 2, 2020
  • Do you have planned events or activities?
    We can help you organize some activities in the city.
    Answered on October 23, 2019
  • Do I need a lock for the lockers?
    we have lockers
    Answered on October 23, 2019
  • How can I get to the closest beach from the property?
    we have a beach 5min walk from the THE17HOSTEL
    Answered on October 23, 2019
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Amenities of The 17 Hostel
  • Linens
  • View
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
  • Shared kitchen
  • Cleaning products
  • Toaster
  • Stovetop
  • Kitchenware
  • Electric kettle
  • Microwave
  • Bicycle rental Additional charge
  • Beach
  • Canoeing Off-site Additional charge
  • Windsurfing Off-site Additional charge
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Radio
Food & Drink
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Lockers
  • Express check-in/out Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Security alarm
  • Safe
  • Adults only
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Tile/Marble floor
  • Heating
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Portuguese
Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules

The 17 Hostel takes special requests – add in the next step!


3:00 PM - 7:00 PM

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


9:00 AM - 12:00 PM


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


Pets are not allowed.

Maestro Mastercard Visa Debit card The 17 Hostel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that late check-in has the following surcharges:
- EUR 20 between 20:00 and 22:00;
- EUR 35 between 22:00 and 00:00;
Check-in after 00:00 is not possible.

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: 41254/AL

FAQs about The 17 Hostel

  • Check-in at The 17 Hostel is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

  • The prices at The 17 Hostel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • The 17 Hostel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Canoeing
    • Windsurfing
    • Beach
    • Bicycle rental

  • The 17 Hostel is 1,300 feet from the center of Lagos.