The Yes! Lisbon Hostel was considered the best in the world last month by users of the international Hostel World website. Added to this establishment were a further four Portuguese hotels in the world’s top 10 list.
Aside from this latest accolade, Yes! Lisbon Hostel won various awards in this year’s edition of the Hoscar Awards, a type of ‘Oscars’ of the hostel industry, because it is considered “a good place to meet people” and one of the few in Lisbon with its own bar.
Hostel World lists the other qualities of this hostel including the friendliness and availability of staff, who are always happy to help, free Wi-Fi and breakfast and its central location along Rua de S. Julião, just a few seconds away from Lisbon’s main shopping street.
Among the top 10 on the winners list are a further four Portuguese hostels, all of which are located in the capital city. These are; Lisboa Central Hostel (3rd place), the Living Lounge Hostel (4th place), the Goodnight Hostel (5th place) and the Rossio Hostel (6th place).
The remaining positions on the top 10 list went to the Hostel Riad Marrakech Rouge, in Morocco (2nd place), Vagabonds, in Belfast (8th place), The Garden Backpacker in Seville, Spain (9th place) and finally, the Montreal Central, in Canada (10th place).
For more information, visit the website, available in English among many other languages, at: http://www.hostelworld.com/