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Life is better at the beach.... Here at The Salty Pelican is a place to be happy... A place to feel like your own... a place to feel like home... We all about relaxing, sharing, surfing, eating, drinking, having fun and chilling-out with some mighty good tunes out on our BBQ patio daily. So kick-up your feet... grab a cold beer and really enjoy the spectacular sunsets here. Life is just that easy at The Salty Pelican.... We offer a safe and secure, social accommodation at a price that won’t break your travel budget. You will find awesome friendly people, good times, tasty food, cheap drinks and staff that actually care about your needs. We try to balance a lively atmosphere with comfort and a good nights sleep. We have located at the perfect spot for you... We give you comfort and quality for the lowest price we possibly can at this great location, right in the center of the Cascais coast..... A short walk from the train station (Monte Estoril)... And just a 500m walk away, is where you can spend your days at the awesome beaches that surround Cascais. After a day of sun and surf, you can spend your nights in the majestic old town where bars and restaurants spill out onto the cobblestone lanes. You can also easily get high above it all and enjoy the beautiful surrounding nature and fairy-tale castles of the Sintra National Park. So whether you’re after peace of mind, beautiful beaches or that lively city life... we have located at the perfect spot for you. We aim to provide only local produce, wines and craft beers for you to savor from our all-day menu. Don’t miss our healthy and FREE daily breakfast buffet with a selection of freshly baked bread, homemade jams, local honey, yogurts, fresh fruit, vegetable slices, muesli, local farm cheeses and hams. You’ll find an interesting array of cafés, museums, shops, bars, music venues and Europe’s largest Casino made famous by the James Bond’s “Royale Casino”, all within close walking distance to the hostel. Feeling too lazy to walk, just hop on one of our rental bicycles or long board skateboards, makes getting around Cascais quick, efficient and cheap. Need a restaurant, money or groceries, you will find an ATM machine, supermarket and variety of restaurants just around the corner. Not only is the location hands down perfect, but also our charming building has just had a complete renovation from top to bottom, so you'll find everything new, comfortable, modern, secure and clean. With comfy new beds, personal lockers to secure your belongings, fully equipped guest’s kitchen, laundry facilities, luggage storage room, guests herb garden and new super clean bathrooms and showers. Its been converted into a stunning traveler's meeting point; featuring a cozy lounge, stunning chill-out BBQ patio with surround sound system and relaxing garden to lounge about in all day. With our own hostel menu serving ridiculously good tasting toasted bagels and almighty delicious craft beers... you will have very little to complain about during your stay with us. So whether you’re up early to go check out the beach or stretch out those achy muscles with our morning beach yoga, joining one of our learn to surf lessons, or your just after a few lazy craft beers on our BBQ patio before hitting town to the early hours of the morning..... There really is something for everyone at The Salty Pelican! You’ll find weekly events, hostel parties, daily happy hours (€2 wines + beers), BBQ nights, FREE Tapas nights and daily activities organized for you by your great hosts at The Salty Pelican hostel. Ultimately our goal is to create a great environment for you to hang out, meet people or just relax after a long day. We help you plan your day and make sure you will experience the most of what Cascais and the surrounding nature can offer. Our knowledge and love for Cascais will make your days unforgettable here.... So pour yourself a drink and kick up your feet and enjoy the beauty of life on the beach right at your fingertips.