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Hercus Hostel

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  • Excellent9%
  • Very good15%
  • Average16%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible49%
21 Aug 2016
“Terrible, bunch of con artists”
1 Aug 2016
“The Most terrible place I have ever been to!”
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Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

You don't expect much from these prices but I still expected honesty. They tried to rip me off by forcing me into a more expensive room than the one I had booked, and they thought I'd have to give in because the alternative was me...More

1  Thank N8_G
Reviewed 2 August 2016

That hostel was the most terrible place I have ever been to. The staff that work there is terrible , rude and non-professional , especially the volunteers , one of them shouted at me , and accused me of stealing his phone. There was no...More

1  Thank bellilinaouress
Reviewed 20 October 2015

I Love THIS place. Nice People, great accommodations, fabulous location. I enjoy my staying there and I couldn't leave. Thanks a lot to the crew, wonderful friends. I highly recommend this place. Don't doubt it, Get in There.

Thank Pablo L
Reviewed 5 November 2014 via mobile

Its just a terrible, terrible place. Heed all of the warnings! Obviously a 36 bed dorm is never going to be a breeze but the common area is just an old gym room where men used to watch themselves pump iron. Its a converted gym...More

3  Thank sophnewsh
Reviewed 14 July 2014

I checked out of this hell hole this morning and am paying to stay in a hotel instead, I have been all over the world 1st, and 3rd world countries and can easily say I´ve slept better in airports than I did here. I read...More

4  Thank Braveheart_10010
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Copacabana
The rowdy Copacabana is one of the most traditional
and old areas from Rio de Janeiro. This neighbourhood
is a blend of Brazilian soul - crowded, rowdy and
traditional. This neighbourhood has a bit of
everything: bars with music, pubs, street fairs,
chaotic streets, and many shops. All these things and
more live side-by-side. There are options for all
price points and tastes. However, the most powerful
...More
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"tip to choose a good room..... hmmm.... book a different hostel!"
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"Simply don't stay here unless you have no other choice"
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"If you are not staying in this hostel at the peak time, try to choose 22 bed dorm or 10 bed dorm. I took the..."
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"get the rooms at the end of the corridor near the air con. get a key for the locker in your bedroom. take..."
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