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8 Nov 2011
“Don't even bother!”
23 Oct 2011
“Nothing to complain about...”
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Reviewed 8 November 2011

This was a starting hostel for an organized trip across South America and it was shocking. The staff were rude from the minute we checked in, the dorm rooms don't have locks on the doors, the bathrooms weren't clean and we weren't given bedding until...More

4  Thank Catherine B
Reviewed 23 October 2011

Reception: As you walk in the reception area is quite big, there are two computers for you to use but I don't think they print, large sofa around the window are and a smal reception desk. You can use wifi too. Staff: Englsih speaking and...More

3  Thank truthfulme
Reviewed 7 March 2011

The stay itself was OK. The upsides are the location and the breakfast. Both are great. On the negative side, the private rooms are extremely small, very hot and a bit dirty... I'm sure they're not the worst in the world, but just don't have...More

4  Thank mramm
Reviewed 2 February 2011

We stayed in 4 different hostels on our month trip around south america and this was the worst hostel we stayed at. It was appealing because of its location. 4 blocks from Copacabana beach, 4 blocks from the subway at a decent price, we were...More

Thank kristanza13
Reviewed 1 February 2011

Was travelling in South America and decided to stay in a hostel in Rio for the last 4 nights of the trip - I had called 2 WEEKS in advance and was told a private room was available for all 4 nights. Flight was delayed...More

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Hotel description
An old 1930's bohemian mansion in the middle of Copacabana! Just a minutes walk to the beach! FREE Internet - FREE breakfast. This place is massive, so we've given you the most spacious rooms with en-suites & air conditioning. Our top floor is a large open sun area with a swimming pool, BBQ and shaded chill out area. We also have a TV room with cable and a wide range of DVDs.
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US$14 - US$28 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Price range
US$14 - US$28 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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
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