Lisbon Chillout Hostel The hostel is located in an authentic local Portuguese neighborhood in the heart of Lisbon. Traditional and cultural area with many local restaurants, bars, shops and peaceful parks. All the city hotspots are very near. There are 2 metro stations less than 1km away from the hostel.
Facilities 24-hour reception Free breakfast is served every morning A fully equipped kitchen A living room with computers, TV, Playstation, books etc.
Facilities Garden with BBQ facilities Washing machine and ironing facilities Free coffee and tea Beer, wine and other drinks for sale
Rooms The hostel has 6 different rooms: − 1 Double room − 1 Single room − 4 Dorms (2,4,6 and 8 bed dorms) The bathrooms are shared. Lockers in the rooms and free wireless internet access Some rooms have their own balconies Indoor smoking area
Room rates Prices per person: − 8 bed mixed dorm from € 13.00 − 6 bed mixed dorm from € 15.00 − 4 bed mixed dorm from € 17.00 − 2 bed mixed dorm from € 34.00 − Double room from € 25.00 − Single Room from € 50.00
Management challenges The hostel opened around 2 years ago. The work team is very international: − Russia, Brazil, Holland, Austria and Portugal Work exchange and internships. “Home away from home” feeling. The challenge is to become more professional without loosing the fun part.
How theyve managed Marketing: – Good websites and high visibility in social media Working language is English They have 4 different shifts: – Reception shift (check in/check out) – Night shift (take care of the order and put out the breakfast) – Garden shift (Organize BBQ parties, etc. in the garden) – Entertainment shift (Organize excursions for guests)
“Home away from home” The hostel offers cozy and relaxed place to stay. Decorated by passing travelers and enriched with tales of travels.