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    The Independente Hostel & Suites

    Rua Sao Pedro de Alcantara 81, Lisbon 1250-238, Portugal
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    Reviewed 3 days ago

    I have never had such a pleasant experience staying abroad than I did at The Independente Hostel & Suites. I have never stayed in hostels before but this place more than put to rest any concerns I had. Everyone was respectful, and more importantly, the...More

    Thank sprouthire
    Response from DiogoFialhoGRM, Gestor de Relações com o Cliente at The Independente Hostel & SuitesResponded yesterday

    Dear, Thank you for contributing to our TripAdvisor reviews, as they are extremely important for us and allow us to have more tools to improve our product and service! All the staff is glad about your opinion, and send you the best regards. I'm really...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    This hostel is great, the building itself it's a gem. The rooms: as the ceilings are double heights they accommodate triple bunk beds which at the beginning I founded weird but because of this the room has a lot of space which I found better...More

    Thank jess0jess0jess
    Response from DiogoFialhoGRM, Gestor de Relações com o Cliente at The Independente Hostel & SuitesResponded yesterday

    Hello, Thank you very much for sharing your thoughts with us. It's very important for us to have our guest's feedback so we can improve our service/ products at all times. From what I can read you had, in general, an enjoyable stay at The...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    (MOST IMPORTANT PART AT THE END) !!! The moment I found The Independente Hostel & Suites on the internet it caught my attention and I knew I want to try it. It simply looked different and was giving me a feeling of the perfect choice...More

    Thank Juraj S
    Response from DiogoFialhoGRM, Gestor de Relações com o Cliente at The Independente Hostel & SuitesResponded yesterday

    Dear, Thank you for contributing to our TripAdvisor reviews, as they are extremely important for us and allow us to have more tools to improve our product and service! I'm glad to read that the noise (as you mentioned we can't do nothing about it)...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We were in the room viewing on the avenue and we could not sleep at all because of the noise. In the middle of the night, workers from the city came to put off the sand from the tracks of the tramway The avenue could...More

    Thank Olivier K
    Response from DiogoFialhoGRM, Gestor de Relações com o Cliente at The Independente Hostel & SuitesResponded yesterday

    Dear, First of all, we would like to thank you for taking a moment to rate us on TripAdvisor. It's very important for us to get all of our guests' feedback - even when they are not the best. We care about our visitors' comfort...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We stayed in the private suites and were very disappointed. The staff were very nice and wanted to be helpful but many of them were new and didn't know what they were doing -- they should be trained better. The internet did not work in...More

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    Response from RafaelNMik, Guest Relations Manager at The Independente Hostel & SuitesResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Kristen, Thank you very much for taking the time to rate us on, this time on Tripadvisor. It's very important for us to get our guests' feedback in order to know what are the most positive aspects but also the ones that we should...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
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    • Price range
    • US$22 - US$245 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 13
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    • Central Portugal >
    • Lisbon District >
    • Lisbon >
    • Bairro Alto, Bica & Cais do Sodre / Encarnação
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    Enjoy a cocktail, discover a jazz club, hit the dance
    floor or simply grab a beer and catch up with your
    friends in the street: Bairro Alto, Bica and Cais do
    Sodré are the core of it all. Amazing rooftops,
    restaurants, cafes, bars, art galleries, museums and
    theaters abound. Start off by admiring the river from
    the Santa Catarina belvedere, have a cocktail at
    PARK's rooftop bar, try a typical Portuguese steak, or
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    Aaron P
    18 July 2017|
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    Response from eugeniaborgo | Reviewed this property |
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    Zelda J
    29 April 2017|
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    Response from DavidnLouise | Reviewed this property |
    Hi, We didn't stay in the hostel part and we caught the metro from the airport so cannot comment on a taxi fare - sorry
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    12 July 2016|
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    Response from DuarteEL | Property representative |
    Yep! reservations@theindependente.pt. You can also check theindependente.pt // find your preferred destination // look under contacts. Thanks!
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    "go for a suite - the extra room the sitting area affords is well worth it!"
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    "The suite rooms are decorated super cute and have a great view."
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