Our large social area offers a great place to relax on comfortable couches. You can make use of our flat screen TV with satellite channels for watching sports and movies. We have a DVD selection, a PlayStation 2, a book exchange and board games.
You will also find free internet stations with Skype headphones and free Wi-Fi with a strong, fast connection. There is a guest phone for receiving calls from home or for making local or international calls.
Our fully equipped kitchen has two large fridges for our guests to store food. We also have a built in water filter to top up your drinking bottles with fresh filtered water.
Our private courtyard garden is a peaceful space to chill out and enjoy morning coffee or have an evening drink while listening to music and get to know your fellow travellers. We also have regular BBQ nights here with really excellent food and a fun party atmosphere.
Tours and Activities:
We have a fantastic night-life guide for travellers keen to party, which includes information for gay and lesbian backpackers. We have loads of ideas for people on a tight budget or for travellers who want to splurge and treat themselves to a great Brazilian meal.
We also offer the best tours available to all tourist attractions in Rio including; Sugar Loaf, Christ Statue, Maracanã Stadium, Botanical Garden, Santa Tereza Stairs, Lapa (the most famous bohemian neighbourhood where a huge street party takes place every Friday).
Carnaval – minimum stay 7 nights from the 7th Feb. Bookings with less than 7 nights from the 7th shall be cancelled and the 10% paid to HostelBookers is not refundable.
New Years – Minimum stay 5 nights from the 28th of December. Bookings with less than 6 nights from the 28th shall be cancelled and the 10% paid to HostelBookers is not refundable.
**After your booking the hostel will get in touch with you to proceed with a 50% deposit of the total amount payable upon arrival, in order to confirm your reservation**We have private and dormitory rooms available with ensuite or shared bathrooms. Our rooms are spacious with modern furnishings and have new, comfortable mattresses. Our wi-fi signal is strong in all our rooms.Our hostel is situated in Botafogo - a safe, central location.
Within walking distance of our hostel you will find Botafogo Beach (5 mins) where you can see the famous Sugar Loaf. You can also walk to the world renowned Copacobana Beach (18 mins).
We are beside many great local amenities including the metro, bus stops to all tourist attractions, trendy bars, restaurants, night clubs, frozen yogurt stores, juice bars, and supermarkets, local markets, two large shopping malls (Starbucks!), 24-hour ATM (HSBC), pharmacies and a public hospital.