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  • Excellent64%
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“toastie maker”(2 reviews)
“clean dorms”(2 reviews)
Free Wifi
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The vibes were great, everyone is so friendly, including staff. Everyone speaks English mostly. You can bring your own drinks, play your music on their system, party as long as you want. The bathrooms and rooms are pretty clean, the rooms are air conditioned at...More

Thank Nikita S
Reviewed 7 January 2018

If you're looking to meet people, then this is a fantastic hostel. Breakfast is included and good, toastie machine is a welcome bonus. Bar is cheap, during happy hour 2 caipirinhas are 10r, which is about £2. I was there over NYE, and it was...More

Thank Angus A
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

Party environment the whole time!! Music, drinks, nice chill people, great helpful staff.. only the rooms are bit messed but the rest is great.. really close to lapa which make a good close hangout in the nights.

Thank Noamavitan
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

In one word Wow!!! The manager,the staff,the food,the travelers was awesome 😎 Felipe so useful!!! No’1 Good vibe! Perfect location 🤙💪🏼🤟🏽❤️ The bar very active! Every thing was very goood!!!!! There breakfast was delicious, It’s close to touristy place like the stairs

Thank אילן מ
Reviewed 14 November 2017

Great place to make friends, have some beers, learn about the best places to go in Rio and the best activities eg, hiking, beaches, night events, etc. Great hosts when I was there: Ben is very friendly and will help with anything you ask to...More

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Nearby
Santa Teresa
Santa Teresa is a bohemian enclave hosting many local
artists’ studios. The narrow, winding streets of this
neighbourhood were revitalised years ago, and visitors
can now stroll through this area to view magnificent
mansions dating back to the late 19th and early 20th
century. A highlight not miss: Museu Chacará do Céu, a
former mansion turned museum which houses works by
prominent Brazilian modern artists.
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8 December 2014|
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Response from Jessie P | Reviewed this property |
Hey there, We paid at the end of our stay so this sounds a little bit strange. Especially since you can't pay via PayPal. Felipe is the boss there, was the email from him? And was there a reason why you had to pay in full... More
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"Check for Air Conditioning! It's the same price!"
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"Pick one with a fan if going during the summer ;) Although I think all rooms have fans"
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"Ask for the room up the back stairs by the kitchen, on the far side of the bathroom. It's the quietest..."
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"Try to stay upstairs, it is a bit more quiet at night."
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