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This place is tolerable only if you literally just want a bed to sleep in and don't care about anything else. The place is old, there are remnants of dead insects in common areas, the bedroom had an odd smell to it.
This hostel is very close to the savassi area, which is full of bars and restaurants and thats cool. Unfortunately, service there was awful. Bahtroom was always dirty, the room was very noisy.
Breakfast was ok, but i wouldnt stay there again.
awful service, we got there at 11pm, our reservation was nowhere to be found, then we were sent ALONE to the 2nd building of the hostel. there we found out they gave us the wrong key/room, so we had to go back to reception.
Generally a good hostel but there's room for improvement ;-)
good: location, staff, breakfast, cleanliness (they clean often)
not so good: some rooms are very cramped, with no lockers in the room and bunk beds for 3 people! (never seen before); no lockers for all!!!...More
If you are considering staying at this hostel, stop now. There are few things you could do, during an entire lifetime, that could prove as disgusting as booking a room in Sorriso do Lagarto. I'm not qualified to talk about the Ouro Preto facilities, but...More
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