Group Booking Terms and Conditions

Because you are making a Group Booking, there are additional Terms and Conditions that apply. Please read them and click 'I Accept' below to continue with your booking

General Group Booking Terms

By making a group reservation through you agree to the following terms and conditions as set by and as set by the hostel in question.

  • In order to make a group reservation on it is necessary to pay a deposit. The balance is due directly to the hostel according to their payment conditions.
  • The booking deposit is non-refundable.
  • Please note that any cancellations must be notified directly to the hostel at least 24 hours in advance of your scheduled arrival date, unless otherwise stated in the hostel's conditions.
  • are not responsible for changes or amendments to your reservation once it has been processed. All correspondence with regard to changes to your booking need to be dealt with directly with the hostel.
  • Cancellations for reservations must be made directly with the hostel and must conform with the individual hostels cancellation policy (see below)
  • It is your responsibility to pay the balance of your accommodation cost to the hostel in accordance with their payment conditions (see below). Failure to do so may result in your reservation being cancelled by the hostel.
  • Individual hostels may have special booking conditions relating to group stays, please read the hostel booking conditions carefully before making your reservation.

Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions

The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card 1 week prior to arrival. Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Junior / Primary School, High / Secondary School, Business Trip, Stag/Hen/Bachelor Party, Sports Group, Cultural Group If you have misrepresented the type of group you are booking for, your booking may be cancelled by the hostel."

Any cancellations resulting from agreement to these terms and conditions under false pretences will result in loss of deposit.

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  • Wonderful Location
  • Brilliant Staff
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Property Description

The Hostel was founded on November 1, 1955, when the headquarters of the Federal Government was in the Palace of the Republic, in Rua do Catete. Since then we have hosted people from all over the world. Installed in a mansion protected by the Cultural Historical Patrimony, we offer simple single rooms and collective dorms !!!

Our concierge operates 24h. We have limited Wi-Fi at the reception !!!

To cancel your reservation, do so at least 48h before arrival !!!

Check-in: 12h !!!
Check-out: 12h !!!

We are a Simple Hostel for backpackers. We do not serve: breakfast, towel and soap. Access is by stairs. The rooms are small, we do not have air conditioning, only fans. Bathrooms are communal. Our hosting model is for adventurers looking for an inexpensive place to take a shower, leave luggage and sleep without much comfort, that is, for those who want to spend the day in the street. The location is ideal for those who want to have fun at the carnival. The Police Station is on the corner, the Municipal Guard Battalion is across the street. There is bakery running in the doorway 24h. We have the best prices for all time of year !!!

We do not have a kitchen !!!


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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 6.9

  • Security 7.6

  • Location 8.5

  • Staff 7.6

  • Atmosphere 5.5

  • Cleanliness 4.5

  • Facilities 5.1

Latest Reviews

  • 8.6


    24 Feb 2020
    Those who write the bad reviews first they should maybe read about what this property can offer for the low price they book! I had amazing 3 nights , very good location close to Glória and catete metro on a Main Street, felt safe all the time , supermarkets restaurants in the area. The place has what you need bed fan and hot shower! Nobody believed me how low price I paid during carnival ! It’s a place to crush and feel safe. The owner was nice and upgraded me to private room. Thank you!
    Hungary, Female, 31-40
  • 6.6


    01 Mar 2019
    Much better than the reviews suggest. Perfect carnaval location. Rooms small hot and uncomfortable, but they were nonetheless pretty clean.
    Scotland, Couple, 25-30
  • 5.7


    28 Feb 2019
    Stayed here for Carnaval as it was the only affordable hostel in Rio. Very simple and very basic, you should only stay there for 2 reasons: save money and location. This place is very noisy, hot, poorly ventilated, with barely any windows and with strong smell of damp. On the plus side the location is good next to the Glória tube station, in relatively save area. The staff is vigilant and doesn’t let any strangers in. The dorm rooms are locked and there are small security lockers in the rooms.
    Belgium, Male, 31-40
  • 5.7


    28 Feb 2019
    I decided to give out the bed , no to stay the third night even it been pay , because of discomfort and cleanliness. The heavy rain also causing flooding in front of hostel. I been travel for over 90days this trip ,almost all the dorms I stay I was satisfy. By using this website, I find it is easy to get an affordable bed , thank you for that. my review this hostel only a guide to those who want a good stay. Really a bad experience.
    Malaysia, Male, 41+
  • 5.4


    30 Dec 2018
    This is an incredibly cheap place, however, it is value for money. 70BRL for a private room over New Years meant I was very happy with my stay. The room was tiny and swelteringly hot (but it did have a good fan). There are no comfortable social areas. The wifi doesn't extend to the rooms. None of these things were an issue for me, but it's only fair to mention them for future guests. If you're looking for an uber-cheap, private room and don't care too much for social space or usable wifi, this i
    England, Male, 41+
  • 4.9


    24 Nov 2018
    Absolutely filthy. Staff were nice but the atmosphere is terrible, and they didn't even have soap in the bathrooms. My bed and walls were covered with stains. Cheap but not worth it.
    Ireland, Male, 25-30
  • 2.6


    22 Feb 2020
    Terrible, el lugar super sucio nos cobro 180 reales x 2 personas cuando habiamos hecho reserva para 2 por valor de 70 reales ademas reservamos una habitacion con 1 cama y con t.v y el televisor no solo era viejo si no que nisiquiera funcionab nos metio en un cuarto con un camarote y ambos estaban rotos y amarrados, tuvimos que dormir en el suelo con un saco de dormir , ademas las camas estaban rotas debimos dormir en el piso, y tuvimls que pasar la noche alli porque ya habiamos pagado.
    Israel, Male, 25-30
  • 2.3


    05 Oct 2019
    The worst hostel ever, the place is so sorry and they don’t change the bed sheets, I asked for one and they told me: “We dont have bed sheets this is a hostal” dont sleep there it’s a very bad place.
    Mexico, Male, 25-30
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  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Common Room
  • Hot Showers
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Towels for hire