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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good21%
  • Average28%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible26%
26 Feb 2015
“Dingy dirty prison cell room with no curtain. :(”
19 Jul 2014
“Such kind people”
Free Wifi
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
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Reviewed 26 February 2015

This is the first place we stayed in Brazil. Newton spoke english, which helped, but any advice he offered was to push a tour on us. Gave us the worst exchange rate for money we have yet to encounter. The whole building was dingy and...More

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Reviewed 19 July 2014

I stayed at Newton's for 3 weeks during the World Cup. Newton is extremely kind and a very generous host. His staff were all great. The location is very good for shopping and restaurants and a short walk to the metro and beach. It is...More

Thank James-the-Kiwi
Reviewed 21 April 2014

The greatest people. Very safe and affordable. This place has an antique feel. It also has many bad reviews. The reason for this is because the building is very old. Also as I have talked with the owner it is hard to keep clean. In...More

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 27 November 2013 via mobile

Room & bathroom dirty, Very small double room manager rude and don't accept comments. 1 towel in the room was used Room rates are higher than internet prices. Only well located, nothing else. Very bad experience

Thank Felipe051978
Reviewed 1 November 2012

If you want to go to Rio don't go to this hostel. The owner was so rude, the place is so heavy, with a lot of old crap, there was a lot of cockroach and fleas. Its not really a fun place, and its in...More

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Top amenities
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Kitchenette
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Kitchenette
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Traveller (5)
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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
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"The dorms are fine but if you are a small group, splash out on a suite"
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