7 Hostels in Coimbra, Portugal

Welcome to your detailed guide for hostels in Coimbra, Portugal. You can choose from 7 Coimbra hostels. In total, there are 23 cheap places to stay in Coimbra such as guesthouses and bnbs. Prices start from $16 for a dorm.

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Coimbra Hostel Cheatsheet

Above we list every single hostel there is in the city. Let us take a broader look at what you can expect - and what not. We created this cheatsheet for you to get a more complete picture of the hostel quality in Coimbra, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.

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Party hostels in Coimbra


(Serenata Hostel Coimbra is the best rated)

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Hostels in Coimbra for all Traveller Types

Below you can discover the best hostels to suit every traveller type. All of our recommendations are based on information shared by genuine travellers, the hostels and data that has been calculated from the system. Don't forget to check the ratings and see how these compare with the rates.

Best Hostels in Coimbra for Solo Travellers

Travelling on your own to Coimbra? Fabulous!

Pick a great hostel designed with solo travellers in mind, and you're bound to meet plenty of like-minded people who have also dared to venture to Coimbra alone. Here are the top hostels for solo travellers in Coimbra. We've also highlighted which hostel offers special perks you, as a solo traveller, will love. Each hostel offers great social spaces to meet fellow backpackers and wonderful opportunities for making new friends. You'll soon realise that travelling on your own definitely does not mean travelling alone.

Get to know Coimbra (no more "I wish I knew this before")

We wrote a complete guide about backpacking Coimbra here. This guide is only available in English. Please click the link to read our handwritten guide.

Other Nearby Cities
Lousa Lousa (18 Km / 11 mi.)
Luso Luso (20 Km / 12 mi.)
Mealhada Mealhada (19 Km / 12 mi.)
Cantanhede Cantanhede (22 Km / 13 mi.)
Curia Curia (25 Km / 15 mi.)
Anadia Anadia (26 Km / 16 mi.)
Arganil Arganil (31 Km / 19 mi.)

FAQ about Coimbra Hostels

There are plenty of frequently asked questions about hostels in Coimbra. We've collected the most common questions and doubts when it comes to picking your preferred accommodation in Coimbra. The more you know, the better you can plan with confidence and ease, right?

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FAQ about Coimbra Hostels

A hostel in Coimbra costs on average $22 for a dorm. A hostel in Coimbra with private rooms costs on average $65.

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  • 12 hotel
  • 3 guesthouse
  • 1 apartment

This makes this very website the best place to find cheap accommodation in Coimbra.

Serenata Hostel Coimbra is the best rated hostel for partying in Coimbra.
It offers: Pub Crawls, Bar.

Travel Tips for Coimbra - from the Community

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Your Packing List for Coimbra

Hostel? Check! Now let's have at your hostel packing list for Coimbra and Portugal.

You may wonder what to pack when staying in hostels? There is a few absolute basics you always have to pick. Other items are more optional and depend more on your location. Here is the must-packing items when staying in hostels:

  1. Padlock
  2. Earplugs
  3. Sleeping Mask
  4. Quick Dry Travel Towel
  5. Head Lamp

These are the basics, yet there is more. We wrote a big, detailed guide on what to pack, tech gear and things you won't need.

Get your full Packing List here

Your Packing List for Coimbra