6 Hostels in Funchal, Portugal

Welcome to your detailed guide for hostels in Funchal, Portugal. You can choose from 6 Funchal hostels. In total, there are 32 cheap places to stay in Funchal such as guesthouses and bnbs. Prices start from $9 for a dorm.

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Funchal 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 Funchal, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.

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Party hostels in Funchal


(Funchal109 Hostel is the best rated)

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Hostels in Funchal 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 Funchal for Solo Travellers

Travelling on your own to Funchal? 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 Funchal alone. Here are the top hostels for solo travellers in Funchal. 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 Funchal (no more "I wish I knew this before")

This section is dedicated to take away all your "I wish someone had told me that before I went!" experiences. This way, you are better prepared for what to expect, what not to expect and can spend less time settling in, and more time making new friends in your chosen hostel. We share our insider knowledge of tips, tricks and important things to look out for in Funchal. To help you make friends with Funchal before you visit, we've included a few helpful and fun things you should know about the area. Enjoy!

A cidade do Funchal fica situada na ilha da Madeira que é a capital da região da Madeira e também é a cidade mais populosa fora do continente português.

Esta cidade é cheia de estilo, e por esse motivo é o principal centro turístico da ilha da Madeira.

Locais a visitar na região do Funchal e que é realmente uma boa experiencia; Avenida Arriaga, Convento de Santa Clara, Fortaleza de São Lourenço, Reid´s Palace Hotel, Mercado dos Lavradores, Jardins Blandy’s e Palheiro, Jardins Botânicos da Quinta do Bom Sucesso.

Todos estes sítios mencionados são o alvo da maior parte dos turistas que visitam o Funchal pela primeira vez. Na cidade do Funchal existe várias escolhas de estabelecimentos económicos e para todo tipo de gostos e orçamentos, algumas das estadias mais conhecidas são; Phil's Haven, Aqua Natura Madeira Hotel e claro o Residencial Colombo.

O Funchal como a quantidade de população turística é relativamente grande durante todo o ano é uma óptima escolha de férias devido a ser uma cidade sempre cheia de energia e com o melhor divertimento nocturno da ilha da Madeira.

Esta Cidade também é mundialmente conhecida devido à sua entrada de novo ano em que descarrega uma grande quantidade de fogo de artificio que atraí muita população turística nacional e internacional apenas para assistir a este grande fogo de Artificio. É nesta área também que se encontra a famosa Serra do pico.

Finalizando a cidade do Funchal realmente é uma boa experiencia de férias e que encanta muita gente! Devido à grande quantidade turística como já foi dito é realmente aconselhado reservar o seu albergue com alguma antecedência.

Written by local enthusiast for Funchal hostels

Written by local enthusiast for Funchal hostels Bruno Moreira

Other Nearby Cities
Santa Cruz Santa Cruz (11 Km / 7 mi.)
Machico Machico (15 Km / 9 mi.)
Madeira Madeira (15 Km / 9 mi.)
Porto da Cruz Porto da Cruz (16 Km / 10 mi.)
Paul da Serra Paul da Serra (22 Km / 13 mi.)
São Vicente São Vicente (23 Km / 14 mi.)
Calheta Calheta (28 Km / 17 mi.)

FAQ about Funchal Hostels

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

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FAQ about Funchal Hostels

A hostel in Funchal costs on average $19 for a dorm. A hostel in Funchal with private rooms costs on average $62.

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Santa Maria Hostel is the best hostel in Funchal for families.

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Funchal109 Hostel is the best rated hostel for partying in Funchal.
It offers: Bar.

Travel Tips for Funchal - from the Community

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Your Packing List for Funchal

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

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Your Packing List for Funchal