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Rua Saint Roman 20, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22071-060 Brazil See on map
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Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Rooftop Bar
Multilingual Staff
Laundry Service
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a big spacious hostel with friendly and helpful staff. There's a bar on the deck and a good social scene. More oriented for travelers looking to hang out, cook food, meet people, amd go to the beach. It's been great for me.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really cool hostel set at the foot of a favela. (do not be imposed by this) The bar area is open and they have some great unlimited beer offers at weekends. The staff are super friendly and up for a good laf

Thank g2themc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic hostel in a superb location on the edge (but not in) a favela which is great for atmosphere. Rooms are pleasant to stay in and the drinks deals are great! Being located near the beach is also great and you can rent beach equipment...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A really nice hostel with a great atmosphere! The bar is great and they do great drink deals! The hostel is in a really good location, don’t be put off by the Favela! Would recommend this hostel to everyone!

Thank n1coleg3nt
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Since the moment i arrived i love this place!! Perfect location in Copacabana but very close to Ipanema beach. Since the beginning everybody received me very well and if you like party Pura Vida hostel is definetley the best place to be!!

Thank Matías R
Response from PuraVidaRio, Gerente at Pura Vida HostelResponded 23 August 2018

Dear Pura Vida Hostel Guest, Thanks for your preference and for your feedback! We are very happy to know that everything went well with your stay. :) We hope to see you soon! All the best and Pura Vida!

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Opened in 2011 in a beautiful house (almost century - old) and 100m away from Copacabana beach and 15min from Arpoardor and Ipanema. Metro is a 5min walk and we also we offer transfers. TAVERNA - Our Bar: More Medieval style offers attractions, concerts, parties, events and promotions. BAR DO DECK: Outdoor, music, TV and connected to the house. SERVICES: Tours. From Sugar Loaf, Corcovado and Beaches to radical tours like hang gliding; climbing; bike rides; surf and trails. Bike Rental; BBQ area; Internet; Lunch; FUN ! DIRECTIONS: corner of Rua Sa Ferreira between Rua Raul Pompeia e Nossa Sra de Copacabana. Metro: drop off at Gen. Osorio Station, exit "D". Walk to the beach. By car:Through Rua Barata Ribeiro, after the tunnel, take 1st left. On the corner of Saint Roman with Sa Ferreira has always 1 or 2 police cars in front of Hotel Ducasse. Our house is the 3rd on the right. Parking: There are no vacancies in Saint Roman Street. Search vacancies in Sa Ferreira or Av. Atlantica. Less
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Breakfast Available
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Room Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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US$16 - US$120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Pura Vida Hostel Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Rio de Janeiro > Copacabana
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US$16 - US$120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Pura Vida Hostel Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Rio de Janeiro > Copacabana
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Room & Suite (37)
Dining (8)
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Family and Play Areas (12)
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
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Hi! in Brazil is the three pin! Best regards!
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"Bedbugs happily travel to beds/rooms nearby. Avoid all."
23 Mar 2018
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"Good vibes"
23 Dec 2017
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"Get a room above ground floor level, further away from main building the better, can be loud."
28 Oct 2017
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"Ask for a room with balcony!!!"
7 Jul 2017
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