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From 25 euros per person per night (based on Two Sharing) Preference given to stays of 7 nights or longer
MINIMUM BOOKING 3 NIGHTS
Eco Hostel Algarve is a sustainable country hostel, which offers low cost, clean and comfortable, B&B accommodation. The Hostel is in a unique, rural setting, surrounded by Carob, Almond, Olive and Fig trees, yet only 20 minutes from Faro International Airport, beautiful sunny, golden beaches and the amazing Ria Formosa Nature Reserve.
Our Hostel is friendly, fun and unique, with comfortable, clean accommodation, plus unusual "chill-out" areas. Sun beds and shaded hammocks, bikes, communal meeting areas, a sauna, football table, darts and pool table. For the ramblers there are country walks right out side the gate, or explore nearby Roman Ruins and Estoi Place. The fantastic fishing village of Olhao, is 12 km away and offers ferry trips to islands, fabulous seafood restaurants, fresh food markets, set within a relaxed and enchanting area. Close by are numerous forms of sport, including: Golf, Deep Sea Fishing, Kayak's, Quad Bikes etc. A short drive away by car, are cafes, supermarkets, gym yoga, meditation, massage, natural health product shops, chemists internet cafe , banks etc. If you are looking for a holiday that embraces a stress free environment, in a rural relaxed setting, you have come to the right place.
We have 6 different rooms, and size options available. Some with air-conditioning, showers and toilets attached, some have own sun deck, one has its own kitchen. All rooms are unique, comfortable and clean. Solar showers and Modern clean compost toilets, the best ! Breakfast is included in the price (except Owl House, with its own kitchen) We have simple facilities for self catering light meals, in the Cheeky Chapatti Cafe, a central area with dining table, fridge, microwave oven and washing up area. Pots, crockery and cutlery, glasses and kettle are available for use. In consideration of other guests, you are asked to please clean and clear away after you have used the facility. We have supper evenings using the pizza oven and BBQ. We have an out-door movie theatre with hammocks and comfortable chairs. Hemmingway's a bespoke outdoor shaded area, has two very comfortable sofas. We have sun beds and bean bags for those who want to catch the rays... chillax places to hang-out with other guests or sit in the privacy of your own balcony or deck with table and chair and write thatnovel.....
We facilitate private and exclusive group booking accommodate up to 14 persons. We cater for wedding parties, business groups, various courses, team building, weekend breaks, bikers, retreats etc. We can arrange all equipment, catering, music, etc. tailored to your needs. An excellent venue, excellent value. Contact us for more details on courses and group requirements, Email firstname.lastname@example.org
We grow some of our own fresh organic produce, fruit, some veg - tomatoes, onions, spinach. We cultivate organic herbs - lemon grass, lemon balm, lemon grass, bay-leaf, chilli, sage, rosemary, thyme, fennel, lavender. Herbs are free at Eco Hostel Algarve. Also Harvest 4 free, your own green figs (end August) and almonds (end September. We bottle and make jams from peaches, plums, and apricots.
Stu & Owl, are both Permaculture design certificate holders, and practice the ethics, of Earth Care, People Care and Fair Share at the family run Eco Hostel. The accommodation is sustainable, water is extremely precious and harvested from the roof when it rains. As well as drought resistant plants, we have planted 50 fruit/nut trees, and grow some vegetables, what we don't grow we purchase from our local fresh food market, in this way we are able to support the local farmers in our regions. We make every effort to recycle and use recycled products where ever possible. (We encourage guests to do the same, in the dedicated bins provided). Our chickens supply us with free range eggs, and rule the roost. We have great pets, two dogs Sooty and Jessie, and a half persian cat called Kitkat, they like going on walks, we also have a few wild rabbits and birds....
KINDLY NOTE: IT IS NECESSARY THAT YOU HIRE A CAR DURING YOUR STAY AT EHA
Public transport is infrequent. Either make your own arrangements or contact us for local competitive car hire rates. We will be happy to assist, we can arrange that the car is delivered to EHA for your convenience. If you feel fit, we have pedal bikes you can rent.
OUR HOSTEL IS OPEN FROM 1ST MAY - 30TH SEPTEMBER
If you are looking for a relaxed holiday away from it all, join us at Eco Hostel Algarve. Learn about Permaculture. Take Leisure days out exploring the Algarve, fishing villages or nearby Roman Ruins. Laze on the beach, chat, meet new people, play board games, darts, snooker etc. or just non off in one of our hammocks. We look forward to welcoming you
Stu & Owl
Roses and Fruit trees do well in our soil, looking at this years apricots, I can see we will have loads of Jam to take to market.! Also photographed above is Sooty, the oldest in our animal gang of 3. (excluding our 4 chickens)
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