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Rio Forest Hostel

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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“santa teresa”(9 reviews)
“min walk”(2 reviews)
“lapa”(13 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Pool
Suites
Rooftop Bar
Free Parking
2.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 22 August 2017

Rio forest hostel is a beautiful and comfortable place to stay with a gorgeous view of the city and is short walking distance from the shops and restaurants of Santa Teresa and the music and nightlife of Lapa. Add to that the incredibly friendly and...More

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Reviewed 14 August 2017

The place is really magical, excellent location, awesome staff, amazing views, and good bar. Be prepare for the stairs though, there are a lot. They have a really cool trolley for your luggage so no worries about that. Try to wake up early and see...More

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Reviewed 11 May 2017

The hostel is well organized and the location (garten and building) is wonderful. The blanket wasn't that proper, but as you receive proper bed sheet, than it's not a big problem. The personal was a bit too professional, which brings to a certain distance (unusual...More

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Reviewed 12 April 2017

Really enjoyed staying at Rio Forest. The pool area was nice to relax and have a beer on the hot summer days. Located very close to Lapa, one of my favorite neighbourhoods. Only problem is its high up on the hill so be fit or...More

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Thank ddmwasi
Reviewed 6 January 2017

During our 3-week trip in Brazil we chose this hostel twice for 4 nights in total. We were welcomed very warmly and were immediately impressed by the view from the top overviewing St. Teresa and Lapa. The rooms were simple but nice and clean. The...More

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Response from RioForest, Proprietário at Rio Forest HostelResponded 16 January 2017

Hello Fabian and Laura! Thank you so much for your review! Your opinion is vary important for us! Best regards! Marcus Novelino

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Amenities
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Pool
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
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Pool
Bar/Lounge
Indoor pool
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Price range
US$11 - US$141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$11 - US$141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Family Rooms
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Santa Teresa
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.
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"Rooms are clean, comfortable and adequate. The staff is very helpful and there to answer to your every need..."
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"Anyone - I tryed sambodromo and Arcis da Lapa and both were nice."
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"Choose the ensuite"
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"If staying in the dorms - ask for the one overlooking downtown as there are only two rooms with views (that I..."
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