Chiado and Bairro Alto are great neighbourhoods to stay in Lisbon with plenty of attractions nearby, places to eat and chill out.
Chiado is known for its antique cafés, bookshops and elegant boutiques, while Bairro Alto is a nightlife-haven, becoming a quiet, residential area during the day.
Find the best hostels in this area and explore the old Lisbon on a budget.
Inn Possible Lisbon Hostel
Highlights Located in a building from 1800, it has a convenient location, within walking distance to everywhere in Lisbon. Rates from €14 per guest See rates on Booking.com
Highlights Located in an 18th-century building with wooden ceilings and floors, it’s perfect for party lovers with a great location in the heart of Bairro Alto. There’s also a good mix of travellers. Rates from €17 per guest See rates on Booking.com
Lost Inn Lisbon Hostel
Highlights Set in a renovated 18th-century building, it is conveniently located. Breakfast is excellent, including a range of options. Rates from €17 per guest See rates on Booking.com
Lisbon Poets Hostel
Highlights Bairro Alto is less than 5 minutes’ walking distance from this hostel. Helpful and friendly staff make guests feel at home. Rates from €19 per guest See rates on Booking.com
Highlights Great option for travellers who like architecture, food and friendly people. Rates from €25 per guest See rates on Booking.com
No Limit Bairro Alto
Highlights Some rooms have a balcony with views to the River Tejo and Praça Camões. Rates from €29 per guest See rates on Booking.com
5 Sins Chiado Hostel
Highlights Guests consistently rate the location, staff and cleanliness as excellent. Rates from €30 per guest See rates on Booking.com