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Aki Hostel Reviews

Rua do Paraíso, 769, Sao Paulo, Brazil

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88 Total Reviews
  • 86%Value For Money
  • 88%Security
  • 81%Location
  • 89%Staff
  • 85%Atmosphere
  • 93%Cleanliness
  • 86%Facilities

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The only problem about this hostel is that you have to walk up in a big hill to access the metro. For everything else, it's a great place to stay.

  • 18th Sep 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Brazil
  • Male, 25-30
  • (1 review)


Very secure premises with a modern feel. However it needs utensils in the kitchen to cook with! There were no chef knives for cutting meat, no wooden spoons or spatulas for frying things in land or pots, very strange? Disappointing as the kitchen is well equip otherwise. Overall we enjoyed our stay, the staff were very helpful. Would recommend.

Owner Comment (Hide)
Hello. How are you doing? Thanks for your review. It really helps us improve as hosts. We do care a lot about our guests' safety, so the whole building is monitored 24/7. Concerning the kitchenware... We want to inform that new utensils as knives, spoons , can openers etc, have been provided so guest can make the most of our kitchen. It was a pleasure having you here with us, Hope to see you back Aki Hostel Team sends you best regards!


Not a bad hostel, but the big 15 bed dorm was not very nice. The bathroom was smelly and had a broken toilet. It was very cheap, but I would recommend staying in a room with fewer beds as it's probably nicer. The shared facilities and areas were nice and modern (but the bedroom was not - I understand why they don't put a picture of it on the listing) The staff were friendly, but when we asked for information about the metro they didn't seem to know. Christian was excellent though, very nice guy

  • 8th Jun 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • England
  • Couple, 18-24
  • (1 review)

Owner Comment (Hide)
Hi! How are you? Hope you're doing great. Thanks for the review. We've been working to improve our services and provide the best hosting experience we can. Hope to have you back. Best Regards, Aki Hostel Group


Could do with maybe organising some activities in the hostel like a party night or something to get the guests to meet each other or a pub crawl..

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Hi! How are you? Hope you're okay. Thanks for the review. Your opinion is very important to us. We're planning some future activities to improve entertainment and a better hosting experience. Best Regards, Aki Hostel Group


Theres only one thing that I really didnt like, in the 15 bedroom there are 3 bunk beds, so the space between each bed is too short and too unpleasant as is easy to get hurt while you're sleeping. The hostel is big enough, I just dont understand why they dont make a room with 2 bunk beds instead of 3.

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Hi. How are you? Hope you're doing fine. Thanks for the review. Your opinion is very important to us. Best Regards, Aki Hostel Group


From the moment I walked into the hostel, I was made to feel welcome. The staff are extremely friendly and are always happy to help. It's a very clean place with decent size rooms and a sociable common room.

Owner Comment (Hide)
Hi Oliver! How are you? Hope you're doing great. Thanks for the lovely review. W're glad you liked staying with us. Hope to have you back soon. Best Regards, Aki Hostel Group

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