The Sunset Destination Hostel in Lisbon is an award-winning hostel. It is famous for being one of the best hostels on this planet. Reasons are numerous. At Sunset Destination Hostel you can find an on-site bike rental service, a 24-hour self-service bar, a yummy breakfast, and a staff who loves the job and can recommend the coolest local things for you to do in Lisbon.

The infobox on Sunset Destination Hostel

  • How to book Sunset Destination Hostel?

    Check out the official website of Sunset Destination Hostel. Why? There you can get the lowest prices!

    Compare all rates at

  • Location Advantage of Sunset Destination Hostel

    Just perfect!! Sunset Destination Hostel is located right inside of "Cais Sodre Train Station", just on the first floor. This building is one of most known buildings in Lisbon. It is located in the very heart of the center which makes it super easy to get here via public transport.

    As the hostel is located right in the same building as the main train station, you can easily get here by train and the green metro line. The stop is Cais Sodre. If you are arriving at Lisbon Airport, take the bus #91, or #44 to the city center. Get out the bus at the last stop. Here you are!

    Location of Sunset Destination Hostel
    Sunset Destination Hostel, Praça do Duque de Terceira, Estação do Cais do Sodré, 1200-161 Lisboa, Portugal
  • Secret Lisbon Tips

    5 Secret Tips for Lisbon

    Wanna know our 5 secret tips for Lisbon? Well, no problem! You can download these 5 secret tips Lisbon to discover a fun, crazy bar, a hidden gem for alternative artists, some recommendations for the local cuisine and more.

    This guide is written by friends for friends! Type in your email, and we will send you right away the 5 Secret Tips Lisbon - it's 100% free and unique!

    Find all our secret city guides here.

  • All room types at Sunset Destination Hostel

    Private Room Types available: Single Room, Double Room, Twin Room, 3-Bed Private, 4-Bed Private

    Shared Room Types available: 4-Bed Dorm, 4-Bed Female Dorm, 6-Bed Dorm, 6-Bed Female Dorm

    Not sure what room to pick? Here is a full overview of hostel room types.

  • Guide to hostels

    We care about you and your hostel experience. Therefore, we created an ultimate guide to hostels, covering all topics around hosteling.

The rooftop terrace with its swimming pool at Sunset Destination Hostel is just the tip of the iceberg.

Just chill out on the rooftop terrace at the stylish Zebra Bar.

Enjoy your cocktail with your new hostel friends.

From Sunset Destination Hostel you can enjoy a, well, beautiful sunset over the bridge of Lisbon. The name is no coincidence!

Celebrating life! This is Lisbon, this is Sunset Destination Hostel!

Last but not least, the Sunset Destination Hostels location is unrivaled.

It is located right in the building of the main train station which makes it very convenient to come and go.

It’s basically impossible to miss a train for instance to Porto or Leiria, home of the 5 Star Hostel Most Art Boutique Hostel.

Actually, once you’ve checked in, it’s very likely you won’t want to leave anymore.

We are Hostelgeeks, your shortcut to the worlds best hostels: The 5 Star Hostels.

All accommodations fit the transparent criteria, and it is the highest standard for hostels worldwide.

Life is too short to be little or to spell everything correctly!

Sunset Destination Hostel in Lisbon is a 5 Star Hostel because …

Sunset Destination Hostel really knocks your socks off.

Let’s jump into the details and see why Sunset Destination Hostel is your cosy hostel and top hostel choice for Lisbon!

1. Sustainable and Eco-Friendly

Sunset Destination Hostel is locally managed by João and his team.

The Sunset Destination Hostel has its in-house bike rental service at their guests’ disposal.

They are also growing several different herbs on its roof-top terrace you can use for free.

Apart from separating the garbage for recycling purposes, Sunset Destination Hostel has installed low flow showers with a timer in order to prevent excess water usage.

No worries, the water will be warm and you will fully enjoy your shower in any case!

If you're looking for the gardener, or the bar tender...

Being Eco-friendly does not mean you have to pay with comfort.

In fact, all 5 Star Hostels are eco-friendly, and it is one criterium to become a 5 Star Hostel.

The latest Eco-friendly installation at the hostel was replacing the lighting system step by step with LED lights.

This means the hostel can save up to 80% of its lighting energy and Carbon Dioxide Emissions just by this one simple improvement – smart!

Who is for some chess? The common are at Sunset Destination Hostel

And the guests can help as well. In every bathroom and room at Sunset Destination Hostel guests can find flyers in order to make the guests know that the hostel has Eco-friendly measures, and how they can participate.

2. “Cappadocian” Bunk Beds and Hand-Crafted Design

The hostel is situated in a Portuguese heritage site that has been part of the nation’s history since 1928.

The hostel nowadays is on the top floor.

It has kept the same architectural structure.

All the new decorations and improvements come from the Portuguese Architect João Teixeira.

No regular bunk beds! The Sunset Destination Hostel has its own bunk bed design!

The famous bunk beds at Sunset Destination Hostel

Of all the improvements and design elements the one that will catch your attention the most are the creative bunk beds inspired by a trip to Cappadocia, Turkey.

Those unique, sturdy hostel bunk beds are made of recycled wood–preventing them from squeaking or shaking.

These bunk beds at Sunset Destination Hostel are truly high quality!

There’s even massage cabin kept in this “Cappadocian” design.

In total the hostels design keeps to an Eclectic Style, combining offbeat contemporary items, mixed motifs, and generous accessories.

Here you can find an overview of all hostel room types.

Get a massage from 10€ on the roof top terrace

Is that a massage table at a Hostel?!

3. Swimming Pool plus Roof Top Terrace

The most unique selling point of this 5 Star Hostel in Lisbon is the rooftop terrace area.

Here you can find a swimming pool with a vast overlook of the river Tagus and surroundings.

The newest addition is a new geodesic tent with Moroccan decorations providing guests a calm place to have a good rest. Simply inviting!

A swimming pool at Hostels is always a big plus.

The Caveland Santorini, 5 Star Hostel in Santorini, has also its own big swimming pool.

Enjoying the time at the roof top terrace

Also the location of Sunset Destination Hostel is central. In fact, the hostel is located right above the main train station. They are within walking distance from basically everywhere.

Also the connection to public transportation could not be any better: Whether you need a

  • Bus
  • Subway
  • Train
  • Boat
  • Taxis

you’ve got it close by!

Cooking at Sunset Destination Hostel

4. The Perfect Meeting Point

What kind of atmosphere would you expect here?

This hostel has a creative contemporary design with a roof top terrace.

And here is the kicker: it includes a fabulous swimming pool with views of the river and surroundings.

So, yeah, the ambient is super easy-going, and relaxed.

We love old school typewriters!

This hostel is a social spot for fellow hostel mates to connect at the hostel and to discover the city of Lisbon altogether. Get your drinks at the 24 hour self-service bar, and enjoy the sunset from the rooftop terrace. Afterwards, Lisbon’s nightlife is awaiting you.

Travelers enjoying their time in the swimming pool at Sunset Destination Hostel

5. Top Staff – your Friends in Lisbon

The staff will make sure you won’t miss anything important to discover in and around Lisbon.

This hostel feels precisely like home and this is the result of the very friendly and helpful staff.

And you’ll never get bored at the Sunset Destination hostel.

We do, we really do! The common area at Sunset Destination Hostel

Who's up for a chess battle?

There are many activities provided by the hostel we definitely recommend to join.

Just check out the activity board or ask directly the staff – they will be happy to help you!

A true design spot, the sunset hostel in lisbon!

Video of Sunset Destination Hostel

You cannot get enough? Check out the video about Sunset Destination Hostel in Lisbon here. The vibes, the roof top terrace, the swimming pool – an outstanding 5 Star Hostel.

Here you can find +22 more cool hostel videos.

Some of the photos of Sunset Destinations Hostel are taken by Meet You At The Bridge, official partner of Hostelgeeks.

This post is also available in: ger

How to book Sunset Destination Hostel?

Check out the official website of Sunset Destination Hostel. Why? There you can get the lowest prices!

Compare all rates at

Official Website Booking Tripadvisor

Follow Sunset Destination Hostel on Social Media:
facebook | instagram | twitter

Hostel Packing List

Now that you found this amazing hostel, make sure you pack the right away and the right things.

Here is our ultimate hostel packing list. It features 23 smart items you need to pack.

The main things to pack are:

  1. earplugs
  2. eye mask
  3. key chain flashlight
  4. the right backpack, the Lowe Alpine Lightflite 40 Pack
  5. packing cubes
  6. generic padlock
  7. quick-dry travel towel
  8. universal power adapter
  9. travel-sized toiletries
  10. The hostel address – written down
Read the full packing list here.Download Hostel Packing List

FUN Things to do in Lisbon, Portugal

Remember to book your tickets to the most popular sights in advance.