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We stayed here during carnival due to the significantly cheaper room prices than most other hostes (approx. £17GBP per night). It is situated at the entrance to a favela and reading some reviews this made me quite nervous. However, from the bottom of the hill,...More
Pura Vida is a cool hostel in Copacabana. Very close to the beach, and just a short walk away from Ipanema. Very nice building... a little bit mansion/castle-like.
Great staff. All very welcoming with good advice for making the most of your stay in Rio....More
Nice and friendly staff.
Cool parties at the weekends.
The breakfast is nice, it has clean rooms and assistance for all kinds of tourist matters. I needed a little medical attention and they directed me to a good local public hospital.
The hostel is very clean and the staff are really nice! The location is awesome! It's in Copacabana the best location to stay if you want to explore Rio at the maximum! Close to the beach, subway and bus stops. I definitely would recommend this...More
Great hostel but outside of the hostel was a bit sketchy at night if you are a solo visitor
People were lovely and welcoming and the breakfast was nice, but a little bit limited.
I went during the Brazilian Winter so I think the best...More
US$15 - US$77 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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.