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  • Excellent58%
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  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“great location”(30 reviews)
“copacabana beach”(29 reviews)
“arrange tours”(2 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
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Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
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2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

Good hostel. Nice common areas. Would be stayed longer. Staff was very helpful. Hostel is in a very good location near the beach Copacabana. Hostel is kept well clean all day. I had a lot of fun during this stay. Bar is very good and...More

Thank Collins N
Response from PuraVidaRio, Atendimento ao cliente at Pura Vida HostelResponded 28 December 2017

Thank you for choosing Pura Vida Hostel and for your evaluation! Your satisfaction keeps us motivated and gives us energy to do even better next time! When you return, make your reservation directly with us by email (info@puravidahostel.com.br) and mention the code "PURAVIDA FRIEND" to...More

Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

I really liked this hostel. It was one of the better hostels I saw in Rio. It is very close to both Copacabana and Ipanema. It is at the very bottom of a favela. I was only there for one day, but it seemed safe....More

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Response from PuraVidaRio, atendimento ao cliente at Pura Vida HostelResponded 16 December 2017

Thanks for your opinion and for choosing us! Your satisfaction is our fuel and it makes us work harder to have more fun with guests here. Please note that returning guests get a 10% discount! Just book by email (info@puravidahostel.com.br) and mention the code "PURAVIDA...More

Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Stayed here in double room with private bathroom. Hostel is just a couple of blocks from Copacabana beach and a 20 minute walk from Ipanem and near all amenities including bus stops and subway. This is a very large hostel but not overcrowded and has...More

Thank Lucy P
Response from PuraVidaRio, atendimento ao cliente at Pura Vida HostelResponded 27 November 2017

Many thanks for choosing us and and for your evaluation! Your review is important to help us improve and make you 100% satisfied on your next time with us. By making your reservation directly with us by email (info@puravidahostel.com.br) and mentioning the code "PURAVIDA FRIEND"...More

Reviewed 29 October 2017

Very good value for money ($31 USD) Average sized double room with own shower. Average shower and bathroom. Breakfast included in tariff. Cleanliness left a bit to be desired - you get what you pay for - we were happy. Hostel staff very obliging and...More

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Response from PuraVidaRio, atendimento ao cliente at Pura Vida HostelResponded 4 November 2017

Thank you for choosing Pura Vida Hostel and for your evaluation! Your satisfaction keeps us motivated and gives us energy to do even better next time! When you return, make your reservation directly with us by email (info@puravidahostel.com.br) and mention the code "PURAVIDA FRIEND" to...More

Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Great location walking distance to copacobana and ipanema and also an easy bus to corcovado and also sugar loaf and into the centre. Comfortable, safe, lively. Friendly staff. Decent bar and social aspect also.More

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Response from PuraVidaRio, atendimento ao cliente at Pura Vida HostelResponded 4 November 2017

Thanks for your opinion and for choosing us! Your satisfaction is our fuel and it makes us work harder to have more fun with guests here. Please note that returning guests get a 10% discount! Just book by email (info@puravidahostel.com.br) and mention the code "PURAVIDA...More

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Traveller (184)
Room & Suite (36)
Dining (8)
Pool & Beach (2)
Family and Play Areas (12)
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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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kimdel2013
21 December 2016|
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"Bedbugs happily travel to beds/rooms nearby. Avoid all."
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"Good vibes"
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"Get a room above ground floor level, further away from main building the better, can be loud."
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"Ask for a room with balcony!!!"
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