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Rio Backpackers

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Brasilia
Reviewed 29 May 2011

I felt so frustrated so many times in my stay in this hostel! I made my reservations through a website called "hostel bookers". Since I was afraid that the hostel didnt get my reservations properly, I called them one day after departing and confirmed my reservations. They told me everything was ok with my 2 days reservation. When I got...

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 1 January 2011

Rio Backpackers is a warm and nice hostel. The staff are very friendly and helpful. Always miss Rio and Rio Backpackers. Hope I can come back Rio and live in this hostel again!!! I really enjoyed the stay in Rio Backpackers and love all the staff here :)

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Belo Horizonte, MG
Reviewed 25 November 2010

Not my first time at Backpackers, counsel for being cozy, great staff and very well located. Not to mention that the price is honest! Não é a minha primeira vez no Backpackers, é muito aconchegante, tem uma boa equipe de funcionários além de uma ótima localização. Sem dizer que o preço é honesto!

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Thank dedighc
Santiago, Chile
Reviewed 26 September 2010

I lost time, money and spent a bad time. I preferred to go away... No money back. Cleanliness conditions are very poor, bathroom was disgusting with an used ´hairy´ soap and fungi on the tap and in the curtain, moreover pillow covers were requested to change because they were also dirty... Expensive room (U$70) for this kind of service.

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3Thank apuredol
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 July 2010

I stayed here for 5 days and it is a good base for the beach and night life. It's a really comfortable hostel with great common area and a great atmosphere. The staff were excellent, friendly and helpful and recommend places to go every evening and sometimes got involved themselves, and they give you information about how to get to...

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1Thank Nafi_London
New York City, New York
Reviewed 12 June 2010

Rio Backpackers is a warm, inviting hostel...that welcomes each guest with a free caipirinha in the upstairs bar, offers free breakfast everyday, has hammocks, a kitchen you can use, a bar open every night, a pool table, a television..and the BEST people! Just a short walk to Copacabana beach, this is an ideal hostel for backpackers. The staff really make...

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Thank GPeters83
Prague, Czech Republic
Reviewed 11 June 2010

Stayed in this hostel twice. Clean small dorm rooms just for 6 people, late breakfast, friendly stuff, party atmosphere 7 days a week! Definitely I`m coming back there when i`m in Rio.

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Thank helenaMA
Buenos Aires
Reviewed 10 June 2010

I stayed in this hostel for a few weeks when I was in Rio. I checked in by myself while waiting for friends and the staff was very friendly and helpful. They brought befriended me and brought me to a party within a couple hours of being in the city! The bar staff was the best! :) And my friends...

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Thank Likeittoo
Leeds
Reviewed 10 June 2010

During my 3 month stay in Rio, this was by far my favourite hostel. I arrived at Backpackers after a long journey back from Ilha Grande to friendly staff, clean sheets and a fresh towel! Located up a quiet, residential street the hostel is definitely a welcome break after a hard day at the beach, which it happens, is only...

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United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 June 2010

I feel so lucky to have come across this hostel! Couldn't have asked for a friendlier place to stay in Rio. This is my second trip to this hostel and it certainly feels like home. The staff are friendly, helpful and always up for some fun! They will always give you hints on where to party and what to do...

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Staying in Copacabana

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Copacabana
The rowdy Copacabana is one of the most traditional and old areas from Rio de Janeiro. This neighbourhood is a blend of Brazilian soul - crowded, rowdy and traditional. This neighbourhood has a bit of everything: bars with music, pubs, street fairs, chaotic streets, and many shops. All these things and more live side-by-side. There are options for all price points and tastes. However, the most powerful draw in Copacabana is still the fantastic view of the coast and the incredible beaches.
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Additional Information about Rio Backpackers

Address: Travessa Santa Leocadia 38, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 21640-280, Brazil
Region: Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Rio de Janeiro > Copacabana
Price Range: €12 - €60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Rio Backpackers 2.5*
Number of rooms: 12
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“Get the private double. I forget which number but it is on the right when you come through the gate.”
112DanielM, 27 Feb 2013 | Read review
“Choose another Hostel...”
Yasper_Jean, 6 Jan 2013 | Read review
“The dorms seemed better than the double rooms.”
EloaSF, 28 Aug 2012 | Read review
“Rooms of 6 wiht air its what i recomend”
javi-ushuaia, 23 Apr 2012 | Read review
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