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Biergarten Hostel Reviews

Av. Getulio Vargas 161, Vila do Abraao, Ilha Grande-RJ, Ilha Grande, Brazil

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91%

Rating
906 Total Reviews
  • 90%Value For Money
  • 90%Security
  • 93%Location
  • 94%Staff
  • 90%Atmosphere
  • 93%Cleanliness
  • 88%Facilities

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89%

A nice place!


83%

It's a very nice hostel but not a party place, but there is a party going on on the island every day very close by. The internet was working very well and the showers had hot water at all times. Staff was super friendly and knew a lot about the island and tours to take. The kitchen wasn't that well equipped and somebody took one of my food bags although I signed it.


97%

Amazing hostel!! It was so clean and beds were comfy. We were provided with towels and our beds made each day. Good quality large lockers, comfy hammocks, nice bar area and good kitchen facilities. Not right in beach but very close. Highly recommend!


100%

Best hostel to stay on the island! The staff, Jean and Victor are so welcoming and helpful! The hostel is very clean and they do a great breakfast! This hostel made my stay on the island even better. Make sure you book in advance though because it gets booked out quickly!


100%

Great stay at Biergarten! I really recommand the place! Great and fun staff, perrfect location and very clean! Au top l'ami!


89%

Good hostel for staying in Ilha Grande. Quite pricey but so is everything on the island. Nice bar (great caipirinhas) and Jean was friendly


83%

Staff spoke at least basic English (some fluent), which was very useful for getting information about the island, which was also available from the staff. Location is a few roads in from the main pier, with lots of restaurants nearby. Biergarten had it's own per kilo restaurant attached which we receieved 10% discount at and served really good food. Only point to note is that we had to ask for the staff to turn on the AC, we didn't get to keep the control ourself, which would've been better.

  • 30th Mar 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • England
  • Male, 18-24
  • (1 review)


97%

It was a very good place to stay, the location is perfect and the staff attitude was excellent. We really enjoyed our trip in this hostel.

  • 30th Mar 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Colombia
  • Female, 25-30
  • (1 review)


100%

great hostel. highly recommended to have fun, meet new people and enjoy ilha grande!


97%

One of the nicest hostels I've been to! Fresh towels everyday, very clean, great facilities! The owner Jean is a gem, made us feel at home straight away and was happy to help with all queries! Breakfast was also fantastic!


86%

A big thank you for Jon


100%

I stayed here 5 nights and even though 3 of them we didn't have WiFi i must give this hostel a 100%. Yes this hostel is amazing. It is so clean, it is in a great location, the breakfast is great and the staff is amazing. I did think the per Kilo restaurant that is part of the establishment is a bit expensive, but it's good too. If you can book here do it. I stayed in the 8 bed dorm and it was just fine. You are out all day hiking and at the beach anyway!


97%

Staff was very friendly and helpful especially Jean. He recommended us the best beaches and restaurants to visit, very friendly. The location is centered in this small town and the rooms were clean. We had a power cut during our stay due to rain but the services continued to work. Recommended


100%

Great place and great people!

  • 13th Mar 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Argentina
  • Male, 25-30
  • (1 review)


86%

A good hostel to base yourself on the Island. Dorms are spacious, clean and have A/C. No wifi in certain areas but fine in the communal areas. Adjacent buffet restaurant is excellent and good value ( for Ilha grande prices ) best of all is the Parisian/Brazilian host John. Really friendly, welcoming guy who has all the info you need to make the most of your time on the Island. Recommend staying here.


94%

Excellent place, bar and restaurant open everyday ultil 10 pm, (closed on monday), after that, you can sleep without noise. The best caipirinha in Brazil. 2 kitchens, excellent wifi. It's not on the main street (beach) but is really close. I really enjoyed this place!


89%

Very Clean hostel, very friendly welcoming staff... Very good breakfast, and a reasonably priced pay-by-weight restaurant in the evening which was really good quality.


97%

The best hostel to stay in Ilha Grande. Victor and John were super helpful and really approachable. They made our experience what it was. The cleanest hostel we have stayed in so far. The dorm rooms were spacious and had big lockers for our bags. Breakfast set us up for the day- ham, cheese, eggs, fruit and of course cake. Highly recommend.


83%

Nice hostel and a good choice on ilha grande. Overall was good- decent breakfast, kitchen facilities, common areas, clean rooms. The only negative is there could be more showers as there can be a queue in peak hour. The best thing about this place is jean, the French guy who works there. He is excellent and every hostel should have one! He provides information on anything you need. I would recommend this hostel and would stay again.


86%

Great hostel with a lovely courtyard serving as communal area and kitchen. Staff were excellent and v friendly - couldn't have been more helpful with recommendations and planning onward travel. Bathrooms kept fairly clean. Beds were made every day and a towel was provided. Breakfast good, bread, eggs, ham and sometimes fresh juice. Overall excellent atmosphere and great place to stay for a few nights.


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