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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
27 Feb 2017
“Loved it!”
4 Jun 2016
“A great place in the heart of a big city..”
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

We loved it here. So great atmosphere, a lot of space to relax, and perfect location. Good bars around and a nice supermarket. The staff was so helpful and friendly, and it was so easy to make new friends. Also the metro was just a...More

Thank Malin S
Reviewed 4 June 2016

I enjoyed my stay here at the Garoa Hostel and appreciated being able to check in super early into a suite. The staff were friendly and welcoming. Breakfast was good and the location to the Metro is awesome. So close to Faria Lima street, the...More

Thank BurkeH9
Reviewed 7 April 2016

HORRIBLE PLACE, malicious peaples, uggly, scary peaple. Worst of all, very very expensive. Brazilian staff and guests are hostile. Very dirty place, no security, risked being robbed at any time, danger of stealing your room.More

1  Thank Celia B
Response from GaroaHostel, Gerente de recepção at Garoa HostelResponded 5 May 2016

Hi! Thank you for your evaluation. We are sorry you had this experience about our Hostel. We assure you we are in a safe part of the city, and we do all we can to keep our guests safe. We have cameras around the house,...More

Reviewed 7 March 2016

When you step into the hostel, the big city seems to be far away. It has a lounge, a nice eating area and kitchen. Roms are in a seperate part of the hostel, which makes it a bit quieter. They have nice graffitis on the...More

Thank AnniCatti
Response from GaroaHostel, Gerente de recepção at Garoa HostelResponded 29 March 2016

Thank you for your comment. We are happy to know you had a good time with us, and we hope you can manage to come back and stay a bit longer.

Reviewed 26 February 2016 via mobile

Was a very great hostel the people were amazing helping us find things is a town that only spoke Portuguese only recommendation is looking into get a room with air conditioning rooms got really humid at night would recommend this too all my travel buddies

Thank Stranges87
Response from GaroaHostel, Gerente de recepção at Garoa HostelResponded 29 March 2016

Thank you for your comment. We are happy to know we could help you get around the city. We are looking for the best way to improve our facilities and we are studying the possibilitie of putting some air conditioner in the rooms.

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In a quiet street in Pinheiros, 250 meters from the Faria Lima metro and next to the vibrant Vila Madalena, the Garoa Hostel offers spacious and cozy rooms with super comfortable beds! Delicious meals and ...More cold beer in an incredible garden make the drizzle an oasis in the city that never sleeps. It is the closest hostel to the USP. Less
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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US$ 11 - US$ 96 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Garoa Hostel Sao Paulo, Brazil
Brazil > State of Sao Paulo > Sao Paulo > Pinheiros
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Exploring Pinheiros, a neighbourhood known for cozy
restaurants and cafes, you will notice a youthful
energy. Several cultural centres and institutes
surround the area and even its main church, Calvário,
hosts a traditional Brazilian “Festa Junina” - a
celebration with traditional music, dance, and food
during the months of June and July. On the weekends,
residents gather at Benedito Calixto Square, a loud
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