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    Hercus Lapa Hostel

    Rua da Lapa 207, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20021-180, Brazil
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    3/9/2017 4/9/2017
    Traveller (7)
    Room & Suite (13)
    Dining (1)
    Overview
    • Excellent28%
    • Very good19%
    • Average22%
    • Poor11%
    • Terrible20%
    1 Jan 2017
    “Hot Spot The staff took us to a private beach party on NYE to watch the Copa fireworks. ”
    19 Aug 2015
    “Totally reccomand! Cool place for chilling and close to crazy parties in Lapa”
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Bar/Lounge
    Free Parking
    Pool
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Suites
    1.5 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Diamond Hotel
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    Parque Hotel
    17 reviews
    #222 of 282 hotels in Rio de Janeiro
     
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    1 - 5 of 11 reviews

    Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

    Enjoyed the location with restaurants galore, nearby beach and a short taxi or subway ride to Copacabana. I stayed six nights so you know I had a God d time. El Centro Rio and the LAPA arches are a short walk on easily navigatable streets....More

    Thank Wally A
    Reviewed 19 August 2015

    I have stayed in hostel for few days with my friends. Very good breakfast, with fresh fruits. Hostel is localized close to Arcos da Lapa where over the weekend you can easily meet a lot of parties. Besides just few steps from here is metro...More

    Thank MadalenaMar
    Reviewed 1 November 2014

    The rooms were dirty, The breakfast was very bad. Some of the personal was rude. It is not located in the safest neighborhood in Rio. The pictures on the internet do not match with the reality. I did not get the room I booked and...More

    2  Thank Lhabitue
    Reviewed 18 September 2014

    After a hectic Carnival, we wanted to stay close to the city centre, so we stayed at Hercus Lapa for 3 nights. The first day we got there, we had to wait ages to check-in, as the staff were in the middle of kicking someone...More

    4  Thank ZEESHANA2
    Reviewed 27 July 2014 via mobile

    Unfortunately we could not stay at this hostel. We booked a six bed dorm room in April for three nights over the world cup in July. Prices were higher than normal due to this and the hostel also requested we pay 50% of the total...More

    4  Thank dotty12333
    Hotel Vina Del Mar
    220 reviews
    #172 of 282 hotels in Rio de Janeiro
     
    Hotel Americano
    105 reviews
    #251 of 282 hotels in Rio de Janeiro
     
    Diamond Hotel
    275 reviews
    #145 of 282 hotels in Rio de Janeiro
     
    Parque Hotel
    17 reviews
    #222 of 282 hotels in Rio de Janeiro
     
    About
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    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$12 - US$39 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 8
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    • Location
    • Brazil >
    • State of Rio de Janeiro >
    • Rio de Janeiro
    • Also Known As
    • Hercus Lapa Hostel Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
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    Traveller (7)
    Room & Suite (13)
    Dining (1)
    Family and Play Areas (6)
    Hotel & Grounds (5)
    Bathroom (3)
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    .12 km away
     
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    Parque Hotel
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    Hotel Vina Del Mar
    220 reviews
    .17 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
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    Nearby Attractions
    Escadaria Selaron
    7,046 reviews
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    Arcos Da Lapa
    4,670 reviews
    .44 km away
    Sala Cecilia Meireles
    156 reviews
    .25 km away
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    "A single-sex dorms seemed in better condition than the mixed."
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    "All rooms have air conditioning so it doesn't really matter, the 4 person rooms have ensuite bathrooms..."
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