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Barra Surf Hostel Reviews

Angelina Joaquina dos Santos, 90, Barra da Lagoa, Florianopolis, Brazil

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92%

Rating
48 Total Reviews
  • 91%Value For Money
  • 92%Security
  • 97%Location
  • 97%Staff
  • 90%Atmosphere
  • 90%Cleanliness
  • 89%Facilities

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100%

YOU MUST STAY WITH RODRIGO AND FAMILY!!! Our stay at Barra Hostel was fantastic!! Rodrigo and Mariane made our stay super comfortable, giving us more than enough information on things to do and places to go as well as throwing an AMAZING (and cheap!!) NYE dinner! We would recommend for anyone to stay here as they have rooms for friends, singles and couples! WE cannot thank Rodrigo and Mariane enough. Love Bec, Sean, Sam and Rachel.


94%

A really wonderful guesthouse, the staff are lovely, welcoming and very knowledgable and able to organise things for you, not to mention the guy at the bar makes a mean capirinha. It's more of a quiet hostel and the dorms, clean bathrooms, great breakfast with fast computers and wifi, close to shops and bus terminals.


86%

I loved staying here, the owners are super helpful and friendly and you can hear the beach from the balconies which have an amazing view and a BBQ that can be used by guests. A good surf beach is so close by, as are natural rock pools and nice walks. Thank you for all your advice and kind assistance!

  • 6th Dec 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • El Salvador
  • Female, 31-40
  • (1 review)


100%

Staff was really helpful and nice. Good breakfast, the upcoming juices will make it even better. Very nice room and balcony.

  • 29th Nov 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Sweden
  • Male, 25-30
  • (1 review)


100%

Had a wonderful time in this nice hostel. Breakfast is included (and it is very rich and tasty as well), however Hostelworld suggested sth different... Sometimes there is even a churrasco (bbq) in the evenings - make sure not to miss that one!

  • 24th Nov 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Germany
  • Couple, 25-30
  • (1 review)


89%

Great straff, makes you wanna stay forever. Close to the beach and free surfboards at the hostel. Clean and nice rooms and bathrooms. I would definitely go back!

  • 22nd Nov 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Norway
  • Female, 18-24
  • (1 review)


89%

Our stay with Rodrigo and Mariane was lovely. They were wonderful hosts and made our time in Floripa a good one. Private room was very nice and clean. We would definitely recommend.


100%

We had a great stay. Perfect location, right by the beach and the hosts were amazing.


91%

Owned by a delightful family, this hostel is the place to go if you want to roll out of bed and onto the surfboard. Rodrigo and Mariane (owners) are kind, helpful, generous, and just overall great folks. So good that I stayed for 3 weeks! While there are a few things that need ironing out (like a finnicky lock on the front gate) but the hostel's 8 months old, and these things are being worked out as we speak. Also, in high season the 4-bed dorms, though very nice, might be a bit cramped.


91%

We stayed there for a couple of nights with no worries. The hosts are nice people. The place is just a couple of blocks from the beach.


100%

Great places and lovely owners!




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