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Barra Surf Hostel Reviews

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

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96%

Rating
38 Total Reviews
  • 97%Value For Money
  • 97%Security
  • 97%Location
  • 100%Staff
  • 94%Atmosphere
  • 94%Cleanliness
  • 93%Facilities

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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!


94%

Planned to stay for only 2 nights but felt so at home in this hostel that we ended up staying for 5. The owners Rod and Marianne couldn't be more hospitable. They went above and beyond to make us feel comfortable and are great people, upgrading our room to a double bed private for free as it was the low season. The hostel is right near the beach and is kept very clean with good bathrooms and a very well equipped kitchen. Highly recommend.


94%

An excellent place considering the cheap rates, located just a few hundred metres from the beach. Rod and his staff were very friendly and accommodating and were always willing to help in whatever way they could. It is more of a pousada than a typical hostel, and the rooms are spacious and well-maintained. We enjoyed the quiet, peaceful atmosphere of the place and would definitely return if we ever pass through Florianopolis again.


100%

Staying at the Barra Surf Hostel definitely made our Floripa unforgettable. Rodrigo, the hostel's owner, was the best host our group (of 8) had ever had. Not only did he put on barbecues of restaurant quality food every second night but he was always available for information whenever we needed it and even drove us to other areas in Floripa when the bus was unavailable. By the end it felt like us and the other hostel guests were almost members of his family. Best location in Floripa as well.


100%

Barra surf hostel was my home in Floripa. Rodrigo, the owner, was my dad. He did whatever he could to make sure we had an amazing stay. I was in Floripa in the winter, and unfortunately it was raining the whole time for me, but i had an amazing and relaxing stay thanks to the comfort of this hostel and it's workers. I will definitely be back, thank you dad.

  • 25th Jun 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • USA
  • Male, 18-24
  • (1 review)




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