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Hostel Villa Santana

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  • Average41%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible14%
22 Apr 2015
7 Sep 2014
“Smell of the room was not freshy”
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Reviewed 23 April 2015 via mobile

We came to this hostel as it was the cheapest we found on booking.com JUST FOR YOU TO KNOW: The neighborhood is VERY dangerous. Crowded of homeless people, drug-addicts and robbers. My friend and I were scared when arriving at the hostel as lots of...More

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Reviewed 8 September 2014 via mobile

We have been in Villa Santana for 4 nights. If You arę backpacker this place is for You - precedens but the standard is low/medium. Breakfadt is the same everyday, the Smell in our room reminds me Oldsmoker and homeless person. Baths were clean and...More

1  Thank Artur P
Reviewed 7 October 2013 via mobile

=== Advantages === * Private room with shared bathroom for 50 reales * Purified water on each floor * Clean rooms and restrooms * Decent LCD TV (Portuguese only) * Clean linens and towels included * Strong Wi-Fi === Disadvantages === * Bad neighborhood -...More

Thank RadekDostal
Reviewed 13 June 2013

I have read the other reviews, and have to disagree with most of them. This was a very cheap place to stay and close to the lively area of Lapa. This is not a 5 Star hotel, but you are not paying 5 Star prices....More

1  Thank Peter S
Reviewed 17 March 2013

dirty rooms, ants & a full ashtray in our non smoking room, no breakfast or wifi as advertised in rental ad, VERY unfriendly staff, unsafe location, the one person that spoke english walked away when I asked him a question. Front desk gave incorrect hours...More

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Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Rio de Janeiro > Centro
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Hostel Villa Santana Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
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Downtown Rio is the place where this city was born.
With modern skyscrapers sharing space with historical
buildings and landmarks, this neighbourhood is living
proof that the old and the new can live together
harmoniously. As you would expect, downtown is where
all major companies house their offices. However, the
region isn’t restricted to businesses. Gems such like
the “Paço Imperial,” which is a cultural centre that
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