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Overall I was pretty frustrated with the staff at Banboo Rio hostel. The website said “deluxe twin ensuite” which I took to mean 2 twin beds and an ensuite bathroom which was important as I was traveling with my father and we did not want...More
The location of this hostel is very good it is within easy walking distance of the main beaches and the other attractions in Rio. However the rooms are small and dank, on our first night there someone was passed out in the male toilets sitting...More
Good points : location not far from the beach and cool bar with drinks and food
Bad: the rooms are tiny and smells horrible, like mold. it's disgusting. Also : the noise.
Get an air freshner at least !
The owner is useless: couldn't tell...More
We stayed 3 days in here with my girlfriend. The location is really good, approx 15 minute walk from Copacabana. The room was actually way smaller than expected and the bathroom too. It was a bit annoying that at 7 in the morning we could...More
I enjoyed my stay at this hostel very much! The staff were extremely knowledgable of the area and friendly to the max. I had a very short time, just 2 nights, but still was able to do many things in Rio because of their recommendations...More
US$ 16 - US$ 88 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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The rowdy Copacabana is one of the most traditional and old areas from Rio de Janeiro. This neighbourhood is a blend of Brazilian soul - crowded, rowdy and traditional. This neighbourhood has a bit of everything: bars with music, pubs, street fairs, chaotic streets, and many shops. All these things and more live side-by-side. There are options for all price points and tastes. However, the most powerful
draw in Copacabana is still the fantastic view of the coast and the incredible beaches.