The area

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 (2,5 km), Ingrina (2,8 km) and the Hippie Beach Barranco (3,2 km). To the beaches of Sagres and Vila do Bispo you drive about 15 minutes. 


The area around the Hostel is perfect for hiking and mountain biking. A well signed mountainbike trail and the long distance hiking trail "Via Algarviana" are passing the house. The "Rota Vicentina", also a long distance hiking trail, is about 2 kilometers away. 


Sagres and the Cabo de Sao Vicente, the former end of the world, are only 10 kilometers away. To Lagos with it´s awesome restaurants, bars and crazy nightlife, it´s 20 kilometers. Several busses a day are running between Lagos and Sagres. Or you use our transport service for an extra fee.

Distances to supermarkets:


Small supermarket in Raposeira, 2,5 km from the Hostel.

Big supermarkets in Vila do Bispo (3,5 km) and Budens (5 km).

Distances to Restaurants:

Favo Bistro/Bar and events (150 meter)

Beach Restaurants at Zavial (2,5 km) and Ingrina (2,8 km)

Pizza and traditional portuguese Cuisine in Raposeira (2,5 km)

Several Restaurants in Vila do Bispo (3,5 km) and Sagres (10 km)