The Hostel on the Hill is located in the traditional portuguese village "Hortas do Tabual" right in the Natural Park of the Costa Vicentina.

Plenty of beaches are just around the corner like the famous surfer beach Zavial (2,5km), Ingrina (2,8km) and the Hippie Beach Barranco (3,2km). To the beaches of Sagres and Vila do Bispo you drive 4,7km.

The End Of The Old World.

Sagres and the Cabo de Sao Vincente - the former end of the old world - are only 10km away.

Lagos with its awesome restaurants, bars and crazy nightlife is 20 kilometres and easily accessible with several busses running each day running between Lagos and Sagres. Or you use our transport service for an extra fee.

The small village of Raposeira is located 2,4km from the Hostel and has small supermarket providing all your essential goods as well as a few local cafes and restaurants.
Bigger supermarkets are available in Vila do Bispo (4,7 km), Budens (5 km) & Sagres (10km).

Favo Bistro Bar

Great food, events and music, right on the doorstep in Hortas do Tabual.


Nestled in the heart of the Vincentina Natural Park, there is a host of activities to enjoy in the area.

We work with local tour operators, which will make your day unforgettable. Book a surf course, SUP-Tour, Bike Trip, Dolphin Watching, Diving Course and a lot more.


Blessed with easy access to the West and South coast of Portugal, there's always waves to find in the area. Whether you're looking for lessons or solo surfing, we are perfectly situated to help you make the most of your trip.


The Costa Vincentina area provides almost endless stretched of beautiful coastline and countryside to explore.

With walking routes right on the doorstep, Hostel On The Hill makes the perfect spot to stop off.


Rugged landscapes and trails cover the area and provide a bike riders dream.
Guiding trips and bike rentals are available, or you can set off into the beauty of the Algarve and create your own adventures.

Martijn van Gaalen

00351-966 47 15 61


Hortas do Tabual

8650-281 Raposeira/Vila do Bispo

37°03'57.9"N 8°52'27.4"W