Simabo's Backpackers' Hostel

Rental with Snorkeling

1 star

Avenida Vicente Rendall Leite 13, Mindelo 1234

+238 993 7347
Very good

based on 320 reviews

Thu 2/22
Fri 2/23

About Simabo's Backpackers' Hostel, Mindelo

Value for money
Offering a sun terrace, Simabo's Backpackers' Hostel is located in Mindelo. The property is a charity managed hostel. A terrace or balcony are featured in certain rooms. You will find a kitchen and a shared seating area at the property. Simabo's Backpackers' Hostel can arrange guided tours and excursions under extra fees and prior reservation.

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Double Rooms - Mountain view


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Other Rooms - POOL view


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Hostel Amenities & Facilities

  • Snorkeling
  • Beachfront
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or child care
  • 24hr front desk

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Safe
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fan
  • Body soap
  • Trash cans


  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower
  • Bathtub
  • Bidet
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom

Things to do

  • Gift shop
  • Hiking
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Scuba diving
  • Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Windsurfing


  • Window
  • Beachfront
  • Family rooms
  • Interconnected room(s) available
  • Lockers
  • Privacy curtain
  • Storage available

Services and conveniences

  • Car rental
  • Safety deposit box
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Key access
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • 24hr front desk

Accessibility and suitability

  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Designated smoking area


  • Packed lunches
  • Shared kitchen
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Breakfast in the room


  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Wardrobe or closet

Parking and transportation

  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Free parking


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Garden


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Family friendly

  • Babysitting or child care
  • Cribs available

Media and entertainment

  • Shared lounge/TV area


  • Laundry facilities


  • Massage

Simabo's Backpackers' Hostel Reviews

Very goodBased on 320 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • Great hostel vibe with private bedrooms at a great rate. (in 18 reviews)
  • "Clean, nice staff, excellent location." (in 16 reviews)
  • Enjoyed staying in this place (in 16 reviews)
Cons -
  • No hot water in the showers. (in 6 reviews)
  • There were ants in the room and bathroom. (in 3 reviews)
  • Lots of cute dogs (in 2 reviews)

Simabo's Backpackers' Hostel room booking info

Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 7:00 AM, check out anytime before 8:00 PM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • How does Simabo's Backpackers' Hostel compare to other 1 star hotels in Mindelo?

    In Mindelo, 1 star hotels have average nightly rates of $41. Simabo's Backpackers' Hostel is $8 cheaper than the city average at just $33/night.

  • How far is Simabo's Backpackers' Hostel from San Pedro?

    If there is no traffic, the 6.0 mi drive between San Pedro and Simabo's Backpackers' Hostel should only take about 18min. If your hotel is in a more metropolitan area, you may see the driving time increase due to traffic.

  • What is the best way to get to Simabo's Backpackers' Hostel from San Pedro?

    If you’re looking for a simple travel option from San Pedro to Simabo's Backpackers' Hostel, consider calling a taxi or rideshare service to take you to the hotel as well as around the city during your visit.

  • Is Simabo's Backpackers' Hostel pet-friendly?

    Pets are allowed at Simabo's Backpackers' Hostel.

  • Does Simabo's Backpackers' Hostel have a pool?

    Judging by our data, Simabo's Backpackers' Hostel does not have a pool on site, but hotels regularly make additions and changes to their venues and do not always notify us. It would be best to call Simabo's Backpackers' Hostel at +238 993 7347.

  • What is the phone number for Simabo's Backpackers' Hostel?

    For questions regarding the hotel or your stay at Simabo's Backpackers' Hostel, call +238 993 7347.

  • Does Simabo's Backpackers' Hostel have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, Simabo's Backpackers' Hostel has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

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