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The LightHouse Reviews

Barao da Torre, 175. Casa 20, Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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714 Total Reviews
  • 82%Value For Money
  • 89%Security
  • 96%Location
  • 93%Staff
  • 84%Atmosphere
  • 87%Cleanliness
  • 81%Facilities

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Solo female traveller. Positives: location close to beach, main street and metro station, friendly staff who took us out one night, good bunch of people staying who I went out with, free towels, breakfast of fruit, bread cheese ham cake usual stuff. Negatives: none


A really nice hostel with a calm vibe at the heart of Ipamema


Silvia is just an amazing Host, taking time to brief you on the neighborhood, the city, the options how to visit Rio... She is lovely and she also take care of her Hostel in order to provide the best experience to her guests. We were a group of 6 persons and we all agree that Lighthouse is really great. Only 5/10min walking from Ipanema beach, not far from Metro station, many restaurants & bars near by ... :)

  • 21st Mar 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Morocco
  • Mixed Group, 25-30
  • (1 review)

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