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Staff was really friendly & helpful. The rooms were great, way more than what we needed or expected. The breakfasts were full of variety and the overall atmosphere at the hostel was comfortable & friendly.
This hostel was so awkward, it was hot and crowded, bathrooms are up and down the stairs, and the wifi was awful. The staff are in the kitchens cooking more than the guests so you can forget about making your own food, plus they lock it at night so you're own for fresh water after it's closed. Besides the location, which is perfect for the beach, I did not enjoy my stay here.
My favourite hostel in South America. Ended up cancelling my xmas and new year in Buenos Aires to spend it here. Hostel is perfectly located one block from the beach, in a very safe neighborhood. Staff very helpful and good fun. The Capoeira entertainment provided for free was excellent.
Great location, amazing breakfasts and nice showers.
What I didn't like was how the plastic shower curtains on the ground floor were moldy. And the bathroom floor in our room was always flooded, cos the curtains are too short. Internet connection was bad, which is unforgivable in the 21st century in this city :) One night my friend lost his debit card and they didn't let us in their office to use the phone to call the bank, we even wanted to pay for the call. In the end we used Skype, but with extra hassle- again bad internet connection.
We had the best time here. Location is perfect. Right in the middle of Ipanema, which is a very safe place in Rio. The beach is only one block away. Staff was very friendly and supportive. We would definitely recommend this hostel!!
Great hostel. Only complaint is hostelworld.com is blocked on the wifi....which makes no sense
Clean rooms, comfy beds, good facilities, nice common areas, helpful staff. A good place to base yourself for a few days.
Nice staff, confortable beds, quiet dorms and warms showers
The staff was very friendly, since we arrive until we left. Thank you very much for your hospitality, specially to Renata and Matheus!
Very good Place. Located in Ipanema, a high class location in Rio; near to beach and interesting points like good bars and restaurants. The hostel has a familiar atmosphere and breakfast is very good.
- Novice Nomad
- Male, 41+
- (1 review)
This was our first hostel on our 3 month trip around in south america. Great place to stay - nicest-safest suburb of Rio to stay, just up the road from Leblon beach (1 block literally), also plenty of restaurants, etc. Not a party place at all, but had a pretty good time there. Staff were cool, and helped us out a few times. All round, a good stay. Stayed in a private room - couple
- Novice Nomad
- Couple, 31-40
- (1 review)
One of the better hostels. Staff very helpful. Location 2 minutes walk to beach and in the middle of nice restaurants. Cleaners every day. Nice breakfast included. There is a bar on the hostel, but not too hectic and quietness from 11pm onwards to allow get some sleep.