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Reviewed 25 May 2016

If you're in Rio, you have to stop by Surf n Stay and book a trip with Vitor. He gave us such a great lesson, we decided to booked him again for additional lessons and paddle boarding sessions. He spent all day showing us around and taking us to the coolest spots in town - definitely going above and beyond...

Thank Andre S
Lund, Sweden
Reviewed 23 February 2016 via mobile

Rio Surf n Stay is a wonderful place with excellent opportunities for Surfing, hiking, beach hopping and chilling. My cousin and I booked a week here but kept extending it several times. We ended up staying a month! It was our very first time surfing but with the help of our surf teachers, Victor and André, we didn't wanna leave...

Thank elsabjorck
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Reviewed 22 February 2016 via mobile

Hostel was ok, booked a private room with air cond, but air con only allowed on between 10pm -8am the room was hellishly hot the rest of the time (compared to the outside temp even). Booked a level 2 lesson, 2 hours, not really worth it as got very little coaching or feedback. some of the staff a little too...

Thank Alex H
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Reviewed 27 January 2016

People was very kind (Japa and Andre) good mood and always explaining and helping you, but the beach Macumba, for a first lesson was very crowd and the sea, too brave for a beginner. Sorry boys, bad choice for a beginner ...

Thank Guiller M
surfnstay, Proprietário at Rio Surf n Stay, responded to this review

Dear Guiller! Thanks for staying with us and giving a chance for us to improve our services. Surf n Stay Rio de Janeiro is located within over 10 surfing spots which gives us a good variety of choices to teach all levels of surfers. For beginners we mainly chose 2 spots as the waves are normally friendly in normal conditions....

Reviewed 2 January 2016

We spent 6+ hours looking at all options for surfing in Rio De Janiero. This was the best balance of location, duration and price. We were picked up from the hotel at Copacabana and surfed 1hr away for about 2 hours. This was our first time, both of us are very physically fit, and this was the perfect length of...

Thank Jisagod2u
Reviewed 15 September 2015 via mobile

My girlfriend and I wanted to take a surfing lesson in Rio we were staying in Copacobana and decided to take a lesson with surf and stay. They arranged are transportation from are hotel in Copacobana and the lesson was a blast. Coaches were very helpful and professional. The water was great and the waves were perfect for beginners. Would...

1Thank Tim R
Timisoara, Romania
Reviewed 7 September 2015 via mobile

Even I didn't have the chance to experience surfing because of the weather, I can say that the guys are really friendly and they suggested me what to do instead nearby their place. Also, it was not a problem for them to return my money paid in advance once with the reservation. Strongly recommend it.

Thank mciortan
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 11 August 2015 via mobile

We stayed here for 5 nights. Really nice staff, great beached, good equipment and they organize stuff aswell. It is 40 km outside Rio though, so keep that in mind. We wanted a bit rest. Good opportunity to go to after Ilha Grande. Just make sure a taxi takes you there and you can easily take a bus back to...

1Thank Lonneke v
Antigua, Spain
Reviewed 28 July 2015

Good points: Nothing major, just that our room was pretty small and you cant bring in your own beer. There are also heaps of mosquitos, so come prepared, great communal area to chill out in and meet fellow surfers. Overall impression: Nice little surf hostel set in a secure and peaceful location. We really enjoyed our stay here, and I...

Thank Travel B
Reviewed 18 June 2015 via mobile

Really good location (walking distance from the beach), Surf Teachers are awesome and the Staff is always happy to help! Great place to stay whether you already surf or if you are a total beginner. This is the 2nd time I have been here and I will definitely come back!

Thank Thales A

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A Surf styled House with a beautiful tropical nature land setting, 1 block back from the Surf beach Macumba. A great get away from the main Rio City,with a local bus ride in 1hr you arrive into the hidden gem of Rio. Relaxed, safe and preserved beaches with amazing nature land scape. This Surf Hostel has all surfing equipment for all levels and certified English speaking instructors. Rooms are all with ceiling fans and newly renovated and cleaned daily. All our rooms have ensuites and lockers. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rio Surf n Stay

Address: Rua Raimundo Veras 1140 | Recreio dos banderanties, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22795-115, Brazil
Region: Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Rio de Janeiro
Price Range: ₹ 1,376 - ₹ 4,061 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Rio Surf n Stay 2*
Number of rooms: 5
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“The rooms from the 1st floor area amazing”
 of 5 bubbles 757betaniaa, 1 Sep 2016 | Read review
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 of 5 bubbles Janner519, 9 Feb 2015 | Read review
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 of 5 bubbles Janner519, 19 Aug 2014 | Read review
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