Offering a tranquil environment, the Racing Mackerel Hostel is located in the centre of Lagos and is within a 20-minute walk from the stunning beaches of Dona Ana, Batata, Estudantes and Pinhão. Free WiFi is available throughout the property. There are 2 mixed dormitories and 2 gender specific available. In addition, for those that wish more privacy, double rooms are available and offer access to shared bathroom facilities. Rooms and dormitories are well-lit and include black-out shutters and a decoration inspired in the love that Portuguese have for fish. Set within the medieval walls of Lagos’ Old Town, Racing Mackerel Hostel is within walking distance from a great variety of restaurants, bars and stores where guests can taste the treasures that Algarve has to offer. A communal kitchen and a lounge with a dining area and flat-screen cable TV are at guests’ disposal. Across the Bensafrim River guests will find the Lagos Train Station 1 miles away and further away, the extensive Meia Praia Beach. The city of Portimão is 11.8 miles away while the surfing paradise of Sagres is 19.9 miles away. Faro International Airport is 55.9 miles away.