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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good37%
  • Average31%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
19 Aug 2016
“Great loacation but ultimately disappointing...”
11 Jun 2016
“Basic”
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Reviewed 19 August 2016

Functional accommodation only a 5 minute walk from Cacete Metro station. A great location for our stay in Rio for the Olympic Games. We stayed in a private room on the second floor and while our room was reasonably clean the beds are very basic...More

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Reviewed 11 June 2016

I stayed here recently to run run in the Rio half marathon. It is a very basic place; Rooms: Two single beds that we pushed together for a double (didn't have a double available on this busy weekend). Very basic furniture, air con and a...More

Thank david h
Reviewed 19 February 2016 via mobile

The hostel is located in Catete which is a really good spot between the beach and party life of Rio. I only paid around 18€ including breakfast during carnival which is awesome. I was a lucky one who got a four bedroom dorm with a...More

Thank travels4rons
Reviewed 25 July 2014

Spent the weekend in Rio at Republica Hostel. It seems to be a place packed with backpackers, with its typical mood. First impression was not at all great. Coudn't even have a bath since they had just run out of water, and it took way...More

Thank Rodrigo L
Reviewed 2 March 2014

A popular option with backpackers as evidenced by it being so crowded yet this hotel suffers from jaded and dingy decor, erratic access to hot water and generally suffering from noise problems from it's own residents as well as the street noise. Ok if you're...More

Thank Gary K
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US$12 - US$59 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Rio de Janeiro > Catete
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Hostel Republica Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
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