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Geko Hostel & Pousada Paraty Reviews

Rua Orlando Carpinelli, 5, Paraty, Brazil

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83%

Rating
191 Total Reviews
  • 82%Value For Money
  • 84%Security
  • 95%Location
  • 85%Staff
  • 82%Atmosphere
  • 77%Cleanliness
  • 78%Facilities

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89%

perfect location, friendly staff / almost everybody exept one queen of the bongo from main administration/ beautiful breakfast on the beach, private double room very good, private dorm also OK internet-forget, not working but u have computer on the reception to quick use Generally OK, Paraty beautiful Thank You Geko;)


54%

The staff does not speak very good english, there were no locker to lock my stuff in, and the wifi was terrible. If you say that you have wifi I expect it to work. The breakfast was great, although, it was on the beach were there are a lot of wild dogs. The staff did not try to shase them away, and it is not very nice to eat while three dogs are scratching their balls next to you. I also went on a tour to see the waterfalls, and nobody told me to bring my swimming suit.


97%

Great hostel just by the beach, and only a few minutes walk away from the historic downtown. Perfect place to chill and relax while having beers by the beach.


69%

Staff were helpful, good breakfast and great location. The mixed dorms were not that good though. No plug points at the bed or bins in the room. Kind of dark depressing. The wifi wasn't good and wasn't working on some devices for example iPhone. Bicycles so expensive to rent R$ 50 for the day and they didn't negotiate even though we asked to rent them at 5pm. Having said that we would probably go back for the location and the breakfast.


100%

Great atmosphere, with a great staff always helpful and very good facilites with everything you need. The caipirinha on the arrival and all the things you can book directly on the hostel was a big plus.


100%

Good hostel in a great location next to the beach. Nice to eat your breakfast (which is also great) on the beach! Good rooms with clean bathrooms. Staff were friendly and very helpful when I lost the key to my locker!:/ Would stay here again for sure!


91%

I liked very much the location of the hostel. The beach bar and the night meals were great. It´s a good option if you like the beach and stay there most of the day.


97%

A great hostel with a perfect location, you just need to cross the road to be at the beach. The breakfast included is nice as well. In Paraty, it's the perfect place to meet people. The rooms were cleaned everyday. The staff is really helpful and welcoming. Go for it!


71%

A good place in good location but the bathroom was in a bad state even after cleaner. I was there for World Cup and there was no one there. I still had to pay a premium rate via hostel world even when a friend paid 40% less with no booking.


77%

On the beach. Great location. WIFI doesn't work. Staff is friendly and helpful.

  • 26th Jun 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • India
  • Male, 25-30
  • (1 review)




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