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HI Guimarães - Pousada de Juventude

Complexo Multifuncional De Couros, Guimarães, 4810-430, Portugal

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Guimarães Hostel

Hostel Guimarães

Hostelling International

Welcome to our hostel

The place of birth of the first king of Portugal, Afonso Henriques, and also where Portugal became an independent nation after the Battle of São Mamede in 1128.

The Hostel has a capacity of almost 80 beds.

HI Guimarães has cozy rooms, offering full meals service for groups and breakfast is included. The dining room can seat up to 60 people.

It has a large and comfortable living room and two terraces for the hottest days.

The meeting room is ideal for holding your events, be it leisure, training or work.

Although located in the heart of the city, nearby it is possible to park your bus for free.

Within walking distance, it is possible to visit the historic center and most of the city's monuments such as: the Paço dos Duques, the Castle and the Church of S. Miguel, the Largo do Toural, the Teleférico da Penha or the Citânia de Briteiros.

Be sure to ask for our support in building the best programme for your group.

Accept our invitation, come and explore the city where Portugal was born ...

Group facilities & services

Group facilities & services
  • Parking for coaches (on or near site)
  • Rooms for leaders and drivers
  • Meeting room/communal area for group use

Hostel Suitable For

  • Friends/Family
  • Interest Group
  • Other
  • School Group
  • Sports Group
  • University/College Group
  • Tour Operator
  • ESN



Leisure & Fitness

  • Common room
  • Garden
  • TV room
  • Pool table / snooker table
  • Terrace / patio


  • Elevator / Lift
  • Not suitable for wheelchair users

Food & Drink

  • Self-catering kitchen
  • Vending machine

Facilities - Internet Access

  • Computers
  • Computer Charges - Free
  • Wifi
  • WIFI Charges - Free
  • Internet Cafe Nearby
  • Internet Cafe Distance - At or next to the hostel

Facilities - In-Hostel Services

  • Car parking nearby
  • Booking Centre for HI hostels worldwide
  • Conference Facilities
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Lockers Available
  • Locker Type - In Room
  • Smoking Area
Opening times

Opening times

Open all year

From 00:00 to 00:00
Open 24 hours

Get in touch

Get in touch

Tel. +351 253421380

Fax. +351 253421381

Main attractions

Main attractions

  • Guimarães Castle (500m to 1km)
  • Dukes Palace (500m to 1km)
  • Mount Penha and Cable Car (500m to 1km)

See the full list of attractions


Around the hostel

Around the hostel

Nearby attractions

  • Amusement / Theme park (More than 10km)
  • Cinema (Less than 500m)
  • City Centre (Less than 500m)
  • Cycle trails (500m - 1km)
  • Golf course (More than 10km)
  • Gym (500m - 1km)
  • Hiking / Walking trails (500m - 1km)
  • Local market (Less than 500m)
  • Mountainous Area (Less than 500m)
  • Museums / Art Galleries (Less than 500m)
  • National / State Park (More than 10km)
  • Nightlife (Less than 500m)
  • Parks / Green Area (Less than 500m)
  • Restaurants (Less than 500m)
  • River / Harbour / Lake (More than 10km)
  • Shopping area / Mall (Less than 500m)
  • Swimming pool (2 to 3km)
  • Supermarket / Food store (Less than 500m)
  • Theatre (Less than 500m)
  • UNESCO World Heritage Site (Less than 500m)
  • Water park (2 to 3km)
  • Wooded Area (More than 10km)
Getting to us

Getting to us

50km to Porto Airport
200m to Alameda stop, Guimarães
Guimaraes train station is 500m from the hostel

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