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Walk On The Beach Hostel Reviews

Rua Dias da Rocha 85, Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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1038 Total Reviews
  • 91%Value For Money
  • 96%Security
  • 94%Location
  • 98%Staff
  • 90%Atmosphere
  • 89%Cleanliness
  • 84%Facilities

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O atendimento é excelente e também gostei dos chuveiros. Uma caracteristica do hostel é que as área de convivencia, especialmente na recepção são bem calmas, então indico o hostel pra quem não gosta de muita bagunça ou gosta de áreas mais silenciosas. um ponto negativo são os armários, muito pequenos, não cabem as malas e quando fazemos o check out não há uma sala segura com armários para guardarmos as malas, eles orientam guardarmos na sala da TV, que fica aberta.


Buen lugar, perfecta ubicacion


The staff is very friendly and knowledgable. The rooms were a bit crowded, but everything was very clean. Great location, only few blocks from the beach. I stayed two nights and had a great time here!


staff and location were great. We didnt realise the triple dorm would be a triple bunk bed - which was quite high! breakfast was good & would definitely recommend to others


Great hostel. The three tiered beds are a little strange and if you suffer from vertigo, stay away from the top but if you plan on staying in your room too much, wrong hostel for you! Great vibe, great staff who are super friendly and ready to party with the guests and awesome bar! Only three blocks from the beach too! If you wat a good time, definitely recommended!!


Gostei de tudo, principalmente da hospitalidade do pessoal que trabalha no hostel. A única coisa que me incomodou e que existe uma area de fumantes na frente do hostel e a fumaça entra na recepção toda, pra quem não fuma isso é chato.

  • 21st Mar 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Brazil
  • Male, 25-30
  • (1 review)


Great location...close to supermarket, bars, restaurants, transportation, beach, etc. Very helpful & friendly staff!!! The breakfast is okay, could have more variety & maybe be available a little earlier. But overall, a great hostel!


This was probably the most fun hostel in Rio. It was a few steps away from the beach, right between Ipanema and Copacabana. The atmosphere is always relaxed and fun, both the travelers and the staff chill in the common areas, everyone goes out for drinks and clubs together, and the bar serves the strongest caipirinhas around.

  • 17th Mar 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Kazakhstan
  • Male, 25-30
  • (1 review)


A great place ! The location is awesome , close to the beach and to anything you will need ! The staff is amazing , helps you with anything and so nice and welcoming !!! I will defently come back here if I would visit Rio again !!! The place is extremely clean , and the kitchen have anything you will need !! I really recommend it !!


Everything was fine inclduing location, atmosphere, etc but please add more bathrooms. Abysmally low number of bathrooms. And the internet malfunctioned quite a few times.


6 cuadras del mar Los lockers son pequeños Los cuartos muy pequeños y desordenados Debe de haber mucho mejores!


I thought the location was going to be better..it was located several blocks from the beach and not the nicest neighborhood. If you want to go out at night there is not too much to do around there, I would recommend staying more in the city center, Lapa to be exact.


The main problem for us was that rooms are very small. There was almost no space for bags. There are very tall three bed bunkers some of which touch the caged fans. Don't go if you are afraid of heights! Also there are very few bathrooms. The staff is helpful and willing to solve some problems, but when asked how to go to the airport at 7 am they assured taxi was the only choice which was far from truth. They have an unexpensive bar, but breakfast was not satifcatory. We expected more..

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