Located on the main Faro avenue, just opposite to the Marina, the Algarve Hostel provides accommodation in dormitories and private rooms. It is in front of the main bus station, while the train station is a 3-minute walk. All the rooms at the hostel feature a balcony and access to shared bathroom facilities. The accommodation is divided between beds in dormitories and private double, twin and triple rooms. There is a communal meal area and a living room, that all guests have access to. Local restaurants, bars and cafés are accessible within a 2-minute walk. The quaint Faro Old Town area, featuring the castle is a 4-minute walk. The scenic Lethes Theatre is a 6-minute walk. It is a 16-minute drive from the beach at Faro Island. Armona Island also has an extensive beach and is a 30-minute drive. The Ria Formosa Natural Park and its green areas and hiking trails are a 15-minute drive. The Faro International Airport is an 11-minute drive.