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Che Lagarto hostel Ipanema Reviews

Rua Paul Redfern N�48, Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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87%

Rating
754 Total Reviews
  • 84%Value For Money
  • 89%Security
  • 96%Location
  • 94%Staff
  • 89%Atmosphere
  • 80%Cleanliness
  • 82%Facilities

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97%

Very nice staff! Less than 5 minutes to be on the beach.

  • 23rd Nov 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • France
  • Mixed Group, 18-24
  • (1 review)


100%

Definitely this is one of the best hostels that I have already been and make sure staying in this hostel you will make the best choice in Rio. I would like to say many thanks for all support given by the staff during my stay in Rio and I hope to see you soon.


97%

Sad, you can't choose "more than excelent" to rate the staff :) Wi-fi worked well in my room (102). The hostel has an incredible location, so even using taxis we didn't spend too much in transportation. The staff helped us in everything we needed and they are all very friendly 'n animated. A special hug to Caio, who has encouraged us to fly by asa delta. Another special hug to Agustin, who suggested us a great party to go. 'N finally a hug to Ricardo, who is always there to ask if we were ok :)

  • 13th Nov 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Brazil
  • Mixed Group, 18-24
  • (1 review)


77%

Buen Hostel, en muy buena ubicación en Ipanema. Si queréis fiesta y buena onda es el lugar perfecto!!

  • 12th Nov 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • mereketengue
  • Spain
  • Male, 31-40
  • (1 review)


89%

Friendly staff, warm and welcoming, loved this hostel, everything was great!


100%

The best hostel in Rio for sure :)


86%

Nice friendly staff who are helpful and have a good vibe! Close to Ipanema beach and the shops. The bar is a good place to start the party.


77%

Hmm this was not (by far) one of the best hostels we've stayed in! The staff were really friendly and the atmosphere at the bar was good. But the 10 person dorm had terrible air conditioning which barely worked let alone reached the beds far away from it. They say the bathroom is cleaned 3 times a day but it looked as if it was less than one, always unclean! Kitchen was small and only a tiny table to eat at unless you use the bar. Overall layout of the hostel isn't comfy.


97%

Just amazing !!!!! Many thanks to everybody.... Staff so Great !!!!!! I miss you all... Hope to be back soon !!!!! Nico


97%

Very nice hostel!! Great staff!!


100%

Wifi a bit poor in the rooms


94%

Che Lagarto Ipanema was an awesome hostel to stay in. The rooms were cleaned everyday & the bed was comfy. The staff are very super friendly & extremely helpful with booking tours & giving tips on things to do. Each night there was always abit of a party too! highly recommended :) & Ricardo is the man!!!


91%

great hostel.. great atmosphere, the breakfast was good but not great.. the loctation is very good if you want to stay in ipanema.. nice staff, the manager is a very friendly guy.. i had a really nice time there.. thank you

  • 14th Oct 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Mexico
  • Male, 18-24
  • (1 review)


94%

Great location, small kitchen and very hot, friendly staff (Rickie is the man!!) Good place to meet people if you travel by yourself. The 35brs deal for Caipis are really good, thanks Cesar. Most deft go back when im in Rio.


77%

Noisy beds, who ever invented metal lockers and beds!!! Bathroom could of been cleaner, wifi ok and you could sometimes pick it up in to rooms. However the staff were exceptional... We had a smelly, noisy guy in our dorm and they didn't hesitate when we asked if it would be possible to move... They moved us to a lovely little dorm over the road and it was bliss! They helped us with everything we needed, and were so polite! Che Largarto you should be proud, of your Ipenema staff!!!


100%

Um dos melhores hostels que já fiquei; já fiquei em outros da mesma rede (Montevidéu, Trindade, Salvador, etc.) mas o de Ipanema com certeza foi o melhor. Além da localização, segurança e bons preços (dormitórios principalmente), os funcionários são ótimos, prestativos, educados, comunicativos e preocupados em oferecer o melhor aos hóspedes. Com certeza voltarei outras vezes, sempre vou ao Rio para assistir aos jogos do Flamengo e já tenho o lugar certo pra ficar agora!


86%

everything was very great. I would just recommend to offer toals.


66%

Hostel aceptable.


97%

Muy bueno el lugar es la segunda vez y volveria a repetir. saludos


89%

Che Lagarto Ipanema tem uma localização excelente, um super astral e uma equipe muito solícita.


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