The Acogida da Santa Casa da Misericórdia de São João da Madeira is a humble religious hostel located in the Portuguese town of São João da Madeira. This hostel on the Portuguese Way is exclusively for pilgrims on the Camino de Santiago and is run by the Santa Casa da Misericordia, which welcomes pilgrims, cripples and the sick alike.

  • Address: Rua Manuel Luis Leite Júnior, 777, 3700-190 São João da Madeira (Portugal)
  • Phone: +351 256 837 240
  • Website:
  • Hostel ownership: Santa Casa da Misericórdia
  • Possibility of leaving when closed: consult
  • Availability: all year round.
  • Opening hours: please consult.
This information may vary from year to year. We recommend to inquire with the accommodation


services and equipment

  • Hot water.
  • Showers.
  • Heating.
  • First aid kit.
  • Laundry room.
  • Clothesline.


  • Price: donation.
  • Total places: 12.
  • Reservations are not accepted.
  • A pilgrim’s credential is required.