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Rua Pompeu Loureiro, 110, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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150 Total Reviews
  • 81%Value For Money
  • 86%Security
  • 91%Location
  • 80%Staff
  • 83%Atmosphere
  • 71%Cleanliness
  • 82%Facilities

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Very good hostel in an excellent location, near Copacabana Beach. The bedroom was clean and the staff were very helpfull and friendly. The breakfast is nice, with bread, cake, cereals and juice.


Good small hostel with good location. Staff very helpful and friendly.


nice hostel, very clean and in a good area!


Near the Metro station. Bread store, supermarkets, and other facilities nearby. Great place!


Staff was partially very disinterested in helping guests to find the sight etc. Cleanliness was a large issue: maids were in the hostel the whole day, kitchen however was never really clean. Many log hair were found on the floor in room and bathroom.


E-hostel es un lugar lindo pero el problema es que reciben demasiada gente, no es proporcional a los espacios. Un concejo hacia los dueños seria enfocar su servicio a una cierta cantidad de clientes. No puedeb recibir gente cuando ya no tienen camas, las habitaciones son pequeñas, sala de estar y cocina mucho mas aun. Los baños despues de la tarde, preferentemente fines de semana se encuentran sucios y tapados. Las recepcionistas no son de lo mas amables. Las chicas que cocinan y limpian si


Llegamos al Hostel el Miercoles 12/03 a eso de las 15hrs, nos recibio un gordito RE MALA ONDA, nos hizo esperar porque la habitacion no estaba limpia. No me quiso dar el control del Aire. La habitacion era pequeña pero estaba bien, la luz del baño se enciende automaticamente pero de 2 luces andaba una sola y si te estabas bañando o en el trono se apagaba sola y tenias que hacer malabares para que vuelva a prender, si te estas bañando ya decidis hacerlo a oscuras. Lleno de Israelis gritones.


Petit-déj agréable, bon emplacement, mais trop trop de monde, peu de places que ça soit dans le hall, dans la chambre pour déposer les sacs, état sanitaire médiocre, bordel partout, climatisation très très froide. Mauvaise gestion entre le personnel, il nous est arrivé qu'on nous a filé une place, après y a eu un changement de personnel, qui ont donné notre à place à d'autres, faute de ne pas déposer un sac sur le lit. Des fois la file pour les toilettes. Gens fument à l'intérieur dans le hall.


Good location near to metro and shops. 10 minutes from copacabana beach. Standard Brazilian breakfast of bread jam cake and cereal. Staff were pretty disorganised, during our stay, but it was fairly busy just after carnival. Very expensive compared with the rest of brazil, but I think that's just rio itself. Could do with a few more toilets and showers though.


Agradable lugar aunque pequeño, buena ubicación, camas confortables


Really amazing hostel only about 3 blocks away from Copacabana Beach (5 mins max) and a short walk to Ipanema. All the staff at the hostel at the hostel were amazing, really helpful and friendly. Great breakfast. Really comfy beds and proper power showers. I stayed here for 7 nights and will hopefully stay here again if I return to Rio. 10/10


Very well located hostel. Just a stones through from the beach and centre of Rio. The staff are very helpful and accommodating. The communal area downstairs is very nice as is the filling breakfast which goes on for 2 hours. The beds are extremely comfortable and you get new clean sheets upon arrival. Bring a small lock for the lockers as the holes in the securing chain are only about 5mm wide. Great value tours aswell.


Muy buen hostel! es recomendable! saludos, Nancy.

  • 28th Feb 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Argentina
  • Female, 25-30
  • (1 review)


Great all-round hostel. Good location close to the beach, friendly staff, comfortable beds and a decent breakfast. Only downside is there is really no kitchen to cook or fridges to store any drinks/food.


Was pleasantly surprised with my time in a large dorm during carnival. Comfy beds and clean washrooms. Kitchen and fridges aren't made accessible to the guests and the blankets are not washed between users which is a concern. Great location to restaurants and beach!


Lindo lugar, la habitaciión muy prolija. El unico problema era el agua caliente (solo agua tibia para ducharse) y que no tenia servicio de limpieza.

  • 1st Feb 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Uruguay
  • Couple, 25-30
  • (1 review)


Excelente hostel,!


Emplacement tres bien situe, a proximite de la plage et de nombreux commerce> Tres sur, ambiance chaleureuse et agreable. Personnel efficace et aimable. Bon rapport qualite/prix Je recommande vivement pour un sejour a Rio>


I stayed during the New Years and it was very popular. Pros: The girl at reception was really nice even after I bothered her with so many questions. Convenient location to Copacabana. Clean beds, AC worked great Cons: The dorm beds were REALLY high, especially the top ones. it makes it hard to get to my stuff, plus the distance between the beds were about elbow length apart


The hostel is located not to far from Copacabana beach only about 4 blocks away which is great. I stayed in a 9 person dorm and it seems they have tried to cram too many beds into one little room, i ended being put in the top of the triple decker bunk bed and there was barely enough space to sit up without hitting your head or any place to keep your luggage on the floor, however each bed had a powerpoint which was good. Breakfast was average bread and jam and cereal. small kitchen.

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