Near bars, shops and restaurants, this hostel is right by Botafogo Beach and only 1,5 km from the Sugarloaf. It offers a communal kitchen, a bar with pool table and free internet & Wi-Fi.
Ace Backpackers Hostel provides beds in mixed dormitories with air conditioning and shared /private bathroom. Also available are air-conditioned double/triple/family rooms with private bathroom.
Guests at Ace Backpackers enjoy a daily buffet breakfast with a variety of items including fruit, cakes, juices, etc.
You can benefit from a TV room, a nice bar and a 24-hour front desk as well. Additional services include laundry and tours.
Christ the Redeemer monument is located 3 km from Ace Backpackers Hostel. Botafogo Subway Station can be reached within a 1-minute walk, providing easy access to other areas of Rio de Janeiro.
For regular bookings (Not Carnival, NYE, Rio +20, World Youth Day, Confederations Cup and World Cup): In the case of a no-show or a cancellation less than 72 hours before your arrival the hostel will charge your card full for the first night.
Mandatory: No Refundable Rates
NYE - Dec 29, 30, 31 - 2012 - 3 nights
Carnival - Feb 08,09,10,11,12 - 2013 - 5 nights
If your booking show up without any of the dates above it will be ammended by us automatically or cancelled and you will loose your deposit to hostelworld.com
Cancellation and prepayment policies vary by room type/dates/availability
New Years Eve, Carnival, Rio +20, World Youth Day, Confederations Cup and World Cup should be paid in advance 50% via western union or a credit card and the remaining 50% is payable upon arrival (only cash please ,R$, USD, E$ or GBP)
For all booking made through HWorld it is absolutely necessary to send the hostel only the security code of your credit card by phone, mail, fax or SMS. If we do not receive it in 24h of your reservation your booking will be cancelled and you will loose your deposit and your beds.
All rates less than 45 reais per night per person do not include breakfast.
The International Airport Galeão (GIG) is situated just outside the city (around 30/40 minutes by car).
A taxi from the International Airport should cost around R$ 70 reais (US$ 40).
1. Please take the Real bus 'Frescão' on the departure floor which costs R$8,00 reais and leaves every 30 minutes.
2. Catch it in front of the exit gate and get off at the Atlantica Avenue on the corner of Barão de Ipanema Street (in front of Hotel Rio Atlântica).
3. At the Barão de Ipanema Street you will walk 4 blocks until arriving at Pompeu Loureiro Street.
4. From there you will see a quiet cobblestone street called Travessa Santa Leocádia nº 38, and that's where we are.
We offer an Airport transfer for R$ 65 reais for max. 4 people .