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Reviewed 9 April 2015 via mobile

At one point our room might have been some sort of deluxe suit but now it is just shabby. The huge ceiling mirror has been hastily painted over, the rest of the ceiling remains stained. What used to be a tub has been covered over and piled high with random couch cushions but this tub room does have windows into...

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Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 22 July 2014

The staff alone were work staying for - the front desk people are all fantastic, and were always friendly and helpful. However, the hostel was a bit run down, and very small. Also, no room cleaning, and the Air conditioning rarely worked. Wifi was a bit of hit/miss, and people repeatedly stole food from the fridge (not the hostel's fault,...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 2 July 2014

After 15 years of backpacking in south america one of the worst accomodation ever!! I paid a fortune and got totally ripped off!! Summary: - Coackroaches in the bathroom - Tiny tiny room (single bed for 2 people) - Airco doesn't work - No service room (cleaning) - Staff don't speak english... Don't waste your money and go somewhere else!!

1Thank phileas1974
Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
Reviewed 1 November 2013

The staff is really nice and helpfull but the rooms are really small. We stayed here with 2 people in a 2 persons bed which was way to small for 2 people. Area is also really dangerous. It is not possible to go out on the streets at night, only by taxi. If you pay a littlebit more you can...

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Fridays Hostel open its doors and invites you to stay with us in a listed by the National Historic Landmark is located in the middle of Gloria and LAPA, the most bohemian neighborhood of Rio de Janeiro.There are a lot of bars, nightclubs, restaurants and samba, which hosts the most amazing street parties we have and it is really easy to transport to the City and the Beaches by metro or bus. ... more   less 

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Address: Rua Joaquim Silva 06, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Region: Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Rio de Janeiro
Price Range: $31 - $177 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 22
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“Ask for as deep inside the hostel as you can. The hostel is attached to an All night disco, and we heard many complaints about noise, but we had no issues.”
blackrose_222, 21 Jul 2014 | Read review
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