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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 11 May 2010

I can definitely recommend Brazuca` s Hostel since I have stayed there twice already. The first time I stayed at their old address during carnival in 2008. Actually I got there, because I left another hostel where the service was less than nothing. At Brazuca` s I felt extremely welcome. I arrived there with another friend. Especially during that season...

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Rio de Janeiro/Paris
Reviewed 7 May 2010

Hi ! I'm French studying here in Rio de Janeiro as an exchange student. I lived two weeks at the new - they've moved - Brazuca's place, Rua Santa Clara, just two blocks from the beach. I'm posting now because the former comments I'm reading here are just too differents compared to my experience - less than 2months ago !!...

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Reviewed 30 May 2008

My husband and I stayed here during our 1 week visit to Rio for Carnival 2008. We booked a special carnival package that included dorm beds and free breakfast (consisting of bread, cheese and fresh fruit). The price was severly inflated for what you get BUT it is Carnival and Rio during this time is incredibly pricey. Originally their website...

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Staying in Copacabana

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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.
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If you want to relax near the sea and enjoy Rio's night life, then Brazuca’s Hostel is the perfect place for you! We are located just two blocks from the beach and 10 min by bus from Sugar Loaf. Near the most beautiful and well known tourist attractions of the city, you can walk to many of these places and choose between the many attractions. Besides, we offer VIP tickets to many clubs in Rio (exclusively for Brazuca’s Hostel guests!). If you leave it up to us, your experience in Rio will certainly be the best! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Brazuca's Hostel

Address: Rua Santa Clara 129, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22041-011, Brazil
Region: Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Rio de Janeiro > Copacabana
Price Range: ₹ 1,086 - ₹ 9,911 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Brazuca's Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 4
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“The traffic is quite heavy outside so stay away from the windows if you are not a heavy sleeper. We were there in the winter in june so it was not that hot but i still had to open a window cause remember that there is 23 other people sleeping there (when its fully rented out) so it will get warm because of that too. They have AC so not to worry. I slept in the corner close to the window and it felt good to be able to open the window at night when it got hot inside. The AC is´nt always turned on.”
 of 5 bubbles 624fredrike, 23 Jul 2014 | Read review
“I would definitely stay with these guys again.”
 of 5 bubbles troyv706, 6 Jul 2014 | Read review
“I got the 8 people room, but I noticed that the 24 people room has more space!”
 of 5 bubbles arianyteodoro, 24 Nov 2013 | Read review
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