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Blue Buddha Hostel

14/05/2017 15/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Milan, Italy
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Wonderful view, the rooms have a (shared) balcony on the ocean, simple furniture but clean and cozy. Staff super friendly and everything was perfect. Unfortunately at the first floor there is only one bathroom for 4 rooms. At the ground floor the 3 rooms have bathroom inside. We'll come back for sure!

Thank strafocchione
Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 6 March 2016

The owners of the Blue Buddha were so friendly and hospitable. They arranged for us all to go out to dinner in a local restaurant on the second night, where they ordered local delicacies like gooseneck clams (so tasty)! Hostel was clean and had only two others staying in it at the time (offseason), so it was really comfortable and...

Thank Ciara B
Reviewed 29 August 2015 via mobile

I have recently stayed in the hostel (room no. 3 - good one), the balcony view & location is amazing... Nathalia was really nice and helpful. We arrived at night and the worse thing was that on the booking there is different address, so we spent 30 minutes by calling with owners to find the way...and also asking 5eur for...

Thank Zuzana B
Kalmar County, Sweden
Reviewed 5 July 2015

€ 90 for a room without a window to open during nights and asking €5 for borrowing a towel during the stay!? Nice and clean common-areas with a beautiful balcony on the seafront. Nice and helpful staff ( Nathalia ). Reception in another part of the village!? A great place for rich backpackers. Don`t ask for room 6! It`s just...

Thank 314matsl
Reviewed 30 June 2015 via mobile

This hostel had a very relaxed feel, The owners were unbelievably helpful regarding any queries, booking us SUP and Surf lessons, as well as a taxi back to the airport. Thanks again, we'll be back, the view added to a great holiday!!!!!!!!!!

Thank leo s
Reviewed 11 October 2014

Nice hostel located a 20min walk to the old town centre. parking space in front is available, the cliffs are right in front of the house, but surfing there needs some experience because of the rocky coast. rooms, kitchen and living room are pretty and clean. you can rent boards und wetsuits right at the hostel, if i remember right...

Thank Bjoern_U
Reviewed 15 September 2014

The views of the hostel are breath-taking, as good as any hotel overlooking the crashing surf. As soon as you get near your room you can hear the waves, its very cool. Its also impeccably clean and the hosts go out of their way to make you feel welcome. We had a brilliant time here and will definitely be back

Thank Seansies
Reviewed 11 June 2014 via mobile

The 10 bed-dorm is really big and nice, altough the showers aren't perfectly clean. The living room is very comfy and there is a balcony with a beautiful seaview! The hostel is central and everything is in walkable distance. I would go and stay at the Blue Buddha again! The staff is nice and welcoming and they do everything to...

1Thank Annniii
Reviewed 10 June 2014 via mobile

We had a great week in Ericeira staying at the Blue Buddha. Miguel and Lucia are lovely hosts and create a really friendly atmosphere. They helped us sort transfers, surfing, SUP and even gave us a lift to yoga at Omassim. The surf school they work with (Ericeira Local) is really, really good. We paid a little extra for a...

Thank traveltraveltravel3
Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed 11 May 2014

When you are here, it feels like the nicest place on earth. Laid-back and relaxed, ocean-soaked atmosphere of it makes you feel at home. It is more of a beach house, then a hostel - the hosts have truly succeeded 100% with the concept of Home away from home. Ocean-front balconies, big luminous living room, nice spacious rooms - all...

Thank Kateryna19

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  • Kitchenette
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located near the heart of Ericeira easy walking access into the village centre or to a beautiful stroll to some of Portugal’s famous surf spots and beaches. Our Hostels caters for surfers from the most advanced to complete beginners you will sure have fun for surfing in no time. This Hostel have a 24 h private condominium guard with a garden to relax, greats sunsets and ocean views and is a short walking distance to the village centre, shopping facilities, surf spots and nice beaches. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Blue Buddha Hostel

Address: Urbanizacao Aldeamento Moinhos do Mar 1, Ericeira 2655-478, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Central Portugal > Lisbon District > Ericeira
Price Range: $71 - $114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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“Not room 6!”
314matsl, 5 Jul 2015 | Read review
“there are dorms for 4, 8 and twin rooms - depends on your preferences.”
Kateryna19, 10 May 2014 | Read review
“All rooms are great, with lovely sea views. If you are travelling on a budget the 10 bed dorm is absolutely fine. If you can stretch a little further, the 4 bed dorm is lovely.”
Surfchick1972, 30 Oct 2013 | Read review
“The twin rooms on the top floor are great. But if you want to save some money I belive the other rooms are also good.”
LisaO271, 10 Jan 2012 | Read review
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