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Really lively hostel with lots of young travellers. The rooms and bathrooms are fairly clean There are lockers, wifi, a TV room with netflix and an outside area with a bar as well as a kitchen. The people who ran the hostel were all lovely....More
The hostel itself is ok good party scene but the way girls are treated by the owner is horrible. I would not recommend any girls go here unless you want to be given inappropriate and rude comments. I would never stay here again! All the...More
I would highly recommend this hostel to anyone travelling through Rio.
Felipe makes everyone feel at home within his hostel. The place has a great atmosphere and it's a great place to meet people with lots of communal areas to socialise. A home away from...More
Awesome hostel that fits in very well to the funky hipster vibe of Lapa.
-Comfy beds, lockers, WIFI fans and AC in rooms.
-Bathrooms clean and well set up.
-Awesome comfy common room. Bean bags, couch, TV, computers etc.
-Outdoor patio area, graffiti clad walls...More
I have been to a lot of hostels in the world and Books hostel is probably one of the best hostel i have ever been i n my life! Felipe the owner is all ways around to help- supper nice guy!! and all the people...More
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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US$14 - US$43 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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.
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
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 before arrival? I hope you get it sorted out!
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"Pick one with a fan if going during the summer ;) Although I think all rooms have fans"