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2 Feb 2016
“Awesome Location with Fun Environment”
28 Jul 2015
“2012 Carnival”
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Shuttle Bus Service
Free Parking
Located at one the finest neighborhood in Rio de Janeiro, just one block away from the famous Leblon beach, Z.BRA Hostel became a trademark for investing in a new concept of hospitality. Combining elegance and practicality, Z.BRA HOSTEL is distinguished by its bold design and its...
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Avenida General San Martin 1212 | Leblon, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22441-014, Brazil
11.5 km to Santos Dumont Airport
131 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
2.7 km from Ipanema Beach
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Reviewed 8 August 2014 via mobile

This is a great hostel, albeit a bit pricey but I think the accommodation, service and location make up for this. Leblon is a nice neighbourhood and the beach is very pretty. It is a lot quieter than Copacabana and even Ipanena which is on...More

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Reviewed 4 July 2014 via mobile

I enjoyed my stay in z.bra. It has a fancy little lobby area with cool kitschy decor. The rooms however are very basic. I stayed in a double room first, and a dorm room afterwards. The hostel has a bar and we were allowed to...More

Thank Misha K
Reviewed 14 June 2014

When I arrived at the hostel I found out they wanted to charge me higher than the advertised rate. After some negotiation this was dropped to a price still higher than the advertised rate. The price to stay changes throughout the week. So if you...More

3  Thank d o
Reviewed 28 April 2014

Upside: funky design, great location, friendly staff, party every night (it's perfectly fine too for the non-party mode travelers). Downside: bathroom not neat as the day advances, breakfast could be served in a better way (away from the flies), overpriced compared to other hostels worldwide....More

Thank geiko_2010
Reviewed 14 April 2014

i stayed there for one week, and i couldnt have been better. the staff is reallly nice and helpful, the dorm is good ( and clean) the "suites" are cosy but maybe a bit noisy( the ac is really loud) , the breakfast is very...More

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Traveller (41)
Room & Suite (15)
Dining (7)
Pool & Beach (2)
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In addition to being one of the most upscale
neighbourhoods in the city, Leblon is charming,
elegant and simple. This posh area has some of the
most famous and expensive restaurants in Brazil, along
with some of the city’s best nightlife (including some
places open all night). One of the best places to
visit is the beach, located under the impressive
“Morro Dois Irmãos” (Two Brothers Hill). It’s a
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Richie L
10 June 2016|
Response from Eric R | Reviewed this property |
I checked their website and it looks to be down. So then I went to the Facebook page and it says they are permanently closed. I guess their not in business anymore. You can double check here for yourself. Just do a Google... More
Eric R
24 October 2014|
Response from Luana_ZBra | Property representative |
Yes, Eric. We have outlets in every room and also in the lounge. Hope to see you at Z.Bra!
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"Stay on higher floors for less noise"
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"Avoid room 13 if you are staying as a couple!!!!!"
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"Room 13 is horrible, near the stairs. Room 22 is better, but has noise from the bars across the street."
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"Maybe there are rooms that face the back of the hotel that might be quieter???"
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