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Books Hostel

0.7 km from Rio de Janeiro centre
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
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Apr 9 Apr 10
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Rua Francisco Muratori 10, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20230-080, Brazil
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    All reviews great party common room area toastie maker street parties great environment a great place to meet your doorstep tv room south america hot water fantastic stay place to stay couple of nights sao paulo rooms are clean felipe lapa partying lockers netflix
    Reviewed 5 February 2016

    Great place to meet people, party, and rest if you want to. It's run by the captain, Felipe, whom you'll meet for sure if you stay there. Good atmosphere, breakfast, and location. Was gonna stay there for a couple of nights and ended up staying...More

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    Reviewed 9 December 2015

    My friend and I had a great stay at Books, it's a great party hostel, super lively and great vibe and the different happy hours are great. I love the courtyard type area, great social space and area to chill in the day. The staff...More

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    Reviewed 2 December 2015 via mobile

    We had a fantastic stay at this lively, colourful hostel. Great place to socialise, meet people & party. The staff were great, especially felipe who is a real gem. One of my friends turned 30 during our stay & the hostel made her an amazing...More

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    Reviewed 10 October 2015 via mobile

    Great hostel. Good breakfast. Friendly staff. No complaints. Very easy to meet people as always stuff happening. Felipe the owner very friendly. Lapa isn't the nicest area in Rio. A lot of homeless around & streets are very dirty. But I found it relatively safe...More

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    Reviewed 8 September 2015

    I would rate this hostel a 5/5 as all the workers were so friendly, kind and helpful and the vibe was amazing. There was always a great party every night and the happy hour had such cheap drinks I couldn't have asked for a better...More

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    montell19
    Hi all How far awai is Books from Copacabana Beach?! Is it easy to get there with public transport? If so, how long does it usually take? Cheers :)
    20 February 2015|
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    1985Goldie
    I have booked this hostel for new year for 5 days. After booking and paying a deposit i recieved an email from a guy claiming to work there asking for full payment up front which could not be done by paypal. Has anyone else had to do this? Seems a little dodgy to me? Thanks.
    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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    Mzahem
    Adoro o programa. Muito bacana esse clima de família e a relação que criam com os turistas. Queria saber se oferecem empregos de verão ou algo do tipo.. Nem precisa ser pago, só pela experiência de vida mesmo. Acharia muito legal. Aguardo a resposta. Obrigado
    15 April 2015|
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    Room Tips
    "Ask for the room up the back stairs by the kitchen, on the far side of the bathroom. It's the quietest..."
    OMazingAoife, 11 months agoRead review
    "Try to stay upstairs, it is a bit more quiet at night."
    michele r, 11 months agoRead review
    "all room are good!"
    pelegcohen, over a year agoRead review
    "The 10 Bed dorm you will not be able to get to sleep before 11pm as it is right above the bar."
    Jess_Dioquino91, over a year agoRead review
    "people sharing the room"
    Pamelita C, over a year agoRead review
    "Ask to not be moved a lot of people were moved between rooms from night to night."
    Emma N, over a year agoRead review
    "Wifi in all the bedrooms, and all of them come with lockers"
    J S, over a year agoRead review
    "Hmmm, no preference."
    ycv880, over a year agoRead review
    "I stayed in the top floor, which was nice and quiet!"
    foominator, over a year agoRead review
    "You just have to look foe a better hostel to stay. They are a lot near the area."
    Camila_MC, over a year agoRead review
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