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Bonita Ipanema Pousada & Hostel

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  • Excellent26%
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  • Average21%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
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Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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All reviewslocated close to the beachipanema beachprivate bedroomgreat locationmetro stationown bathroomrooms are basicthe breakfast areafew blocksnice breakfastwould definitely stay here againhostelnunorio
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This hostel is great. The second best we have stayed in six months of travelling. Cheap beers at the bar and showing the English football. Rooms are a decent size however the bathrooms in particular could be cleaner. The pool filter is ridiculously noisy and...More

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Response from Carolina F, Gerente at Bonita Ipanema Pousada & HostelResponded 1 week ago

Hello James! Thanks for your comments! They are valuable to us! We are happy that you like to stay in Bonita. Regarding cleaning issues we already talked to the team to improve our services. Unfortunately the filter needs to be turned on in the morning...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ipanema is one of the better places to stay in Rio. The Bonita is in a great location, it could just use a bit more attention. I stayed in a room with a/c and bathroom, but could not get light by bed, lock on inside...More

Thank John A
Response from Carolina F, Gerente at Bonita Ipanema Pousada & HostelResponded 1 week ago

Hello John, Thank you for your comments. They are very valuable to us! We apologize for something that was not as you expected. Regarding your room issues we are checking to implement improvements soon. The tour needs to be paid in cash because we need...More

Reviewed 25 October 2017

I booked a private room in this pousada for our last couple of nights in Rio. Im no stranger to the city and have visited many times. In my time I have stayed cheaper and much nicer hostels for the same price or less with...More

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Response from Carolina F, Gerente geral at Bonita Ipanema Pousada & HostelResponded 8 December 2017

Thank you for your time and availability in describing your experience at Bonita Ipanema. We are disappointed to hear that you did not enjoy your stay with us. Unfortunately, Rio de Janeiro has many social problems. Attempted theft, robbery and extortion there will be anywhere...More

Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for about 7 days and had a wonderfull time with the other guests and staff. The rooms are simple and there is no closet space. However we enjoyed our time here. Nice located close to the beach 🌞More

Thank Cecilie L
Response from Carolina F, Gerente geral at Bonita Ipanema Pousada & HostelResponded 8 December 2017

Dear Cecilie, thanks for your comments. Feedbacks are always very important to our team. We are very happy to know that you got satisfied with your staying generally. We assure that your compliments have gladly been shared with the entire team and we do look...More

Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

The hostel is really very cute from the outside but the room we stayed in was old, the floor was dirty and the bedding stained with makeup. The air conditioning was old but very good. The hotel is very close to the General Osório metro...More

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Response from Carolina F, Gerente geral at Bonita Ipanema Pousada & HostelResponded 8 December 2017

Dear Morgana, Thanks for your time describing your experience in Bonita Ipanema. We hope we have the oportunity to welcome you again soon!

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Pool
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
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Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
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Air Conditioning
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US$ 34 - US$ 140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$ 34 - US$ 140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Ipanema
Ipanema is considered Rio's crown jewel. It offers the
best view of the sunset from Arpoador and is
inspiration for the legendary song, “The Girl from
Ipanema.” Ipanema is an upscale area, home to many
high-end restaurants and luxury shops, many of which
can be found on the charming Garcia d'Ávila Avenue.
The neighbourhood is very rich culturally, housing
many art galleries that show contemporary art. There
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"I recommend A/C if you can swing it, since very humid."
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"Don't accept people over 30 years old."
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"Chose a 2nd or 3rd floor room if you want to leave your balcony doors or windows open."
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"Dorm rooms have huge lockers for all your stuff!"
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