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We booked as a package to the pantanal!its not worth staying here unless u are going on a tour. If u book the tour u get a free nights stay at the hostel and a free nights stay at bonito which that hostel is one of the best we have stayed in. Bed was really hard, toilet had a hole above it and would drip on ur back if u sat down on the toilet. The sink tap would leak and there was no glass on the bathroom window so mosquitos could get in!breakfast was average.
Dodgy area right next to the OLD bus station, which is now a shady den of who knows what. Theres a dodgy hotel next door with prostitutes coming out often, so maybe a brothel. Also heard bad reviews of ecological tours. We went with pantanal discovery (through Gil, recommended by our lonely planet and who operates from nacional hotel around the corner). The tour is more expensive but it seems to be a lot better though not been on ecological so cant confirm for sure.
We stayed here a couple of nights between our Pantanal/Bonito tours and going to and from Rio. It was relatively quiet and the room was clean - the shower was slightly cold but it was nice to have running water after the Pantanal! Staff were lovely and really helpful in arranging the Pantanal tour, giving us a discount because we weren't doing as many of the activities and helped put us in contact with everyone to sort our time in Bonito. The tour was AMAZING! Would definitely recommend :)
Private room is good, Breadfast is ok but the kichen is bad, even no spoons and knives. They ofter 400R(Dorm) for 2nights 3 days tour plus 1 night free stay in the hostel but without the transport fee back to Campo Grande. a bit expensive than Santa Clara(350R campsite) but the location in Pantanal is much more futher( means longer time sitting in truck). Food is tasty but dorm is messy, the guide has good eyes finding animals but doesn`t like to speak. In total, not bad but can be better.