This is where the action is. Where the culture is. Where the learning is. Caipirinha Class. Favela Funk. Salgueiro Samba... a house outta the classic past, but a hostel ahead of its time.
Friday night Caipirinha Class before the van to Lapa's street party, Sunday night beer-b-que before the favela funk!
*We have beds for R$15 (less than US$9)!!!
*Also, we can offer the best prices for tours to Corcovado, Sugar Loaf, Maracana Stadium and the Favelas... because we don't take commission!!!
Best Location because:
*Closest hostel to Arproador (best surfing in Rio!)
*Only hostel within 50m of Ipanema Beach and 100m of Copacabana beach
*Excellent security: very safe part of IPanema, private lockers, locked gate with camera
All the amenities you want:
*Fully-functioning kitchen with plenty of refrigerator space (less than 2 blocks from 24-hr grocery store) You want breakfast, huh? Well, go ahead and make me an omelet, too!
*Internet Cafe, wifi everywhere
*24-hr English-speaking Reception
Dorms, bathrooms & common areas cleaned daily
*High-speed internet connection
*outdoor & indoor lounging areas
*sofa, many chairs and many tables for watching T.V., hanging out, eating, working, etc.
We do not accept guests under the age of 18. Sorry.
If you come from the Bus station, take buses 127 or 128 (at the bus terminal behind the bus station), the fare is R$2.10 and you should get off at the first stop at Rainha Elizabeth Street. You can also take the Real bus, a special bus with air conditioning for R$5,00 that passes in front of the hostel. The taxi will cost around R$25,00.
If you come from the airport, take the Real bus from the airport(R$6,50) and get off at the first stop on Rainha Elizabeth Street. We also offer transport .
If you take an official cab in the airport, it will cost R$40,00.