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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“sugar loaf”(5 reviews)
“rooms are big”(2 reviews)
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All reviewsamazing atmospheresugar loafrooms are bigclean roomsother guestswalking distancethe location is perfectcopacabana beachbotafogodormfacilitiesvibesriometrobrazilcarnaval
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Reviewed 24 March 2017

Spend 10 days in the hostel - 4 during carnaval - and I absolutely enjoyed it. The owner is called Carlos and he can tell you anything about the city. He will also make sure you have the best time. The location is perfect. Botafogo...More

Thank Thijs T
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

We originally booked 6 nights but ended up booking an extra 7 on top. The hostel had a lively buzz all the way through carnival. The staff would always go out of their way to give you tips and advice about things to do in...More

Thank ElliotJLucas
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

This hostel is probably alright if you just want a place to crash and don't mind about cleanliness, cooking facilities, extreme heat or wifi. The staff and people staying were nice, but the actual building itself is really run down and is in desperate need...More

Thank Rosalay
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Carlos, the owner of the place, told us a lot about the attractions and the night life of Rio. He is an awesome guy. Besides, the hostel is cozy and fun. In my opinion, the only flaw is that the kitchen is not so well...More

Thank Gadi S
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

Perfect place and atmosphere for an individual or a group of travelers wanting to explore Rio whilst also getting in and amongst the vibrant nightlife that the city has to offer! The hostel is in a safe location, walking distance from the beach and metro....More

Thank Nikhil N
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Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$20 - US$100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$20 - US$100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (65)
Room & Suite (1)
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Botafogo
In recent years, Botafogo has become one of the
hottest neighbourhoods in Rio. It hosts many modern
restaurants with contemporary food and many venues to
listen to rock and electronic music. Its numerous bars
and pubs make this area a great choice for anyone
interested in a great nightlife experience - in fact,
some bars in the area are open all night. Casa Daros,
an art museum that showcases amazing artists from
...More
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"We would advise not to go"
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"Always ask Carlos the owner for tips"
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"If your a couple travelling, It's not necessary to stay in a private room. You can ask for the room 3..."
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"Free wifi for those staining in rooms close to the front of the house"
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