For the price, especially for the world cup, it was great. It is clean, staff is helpful and friendly. Of course, it's only the basics, nothing luxurious and you share a dorm. Warm shower, clean bed, two big shared bathrooms, and there was no rush. But it's a great way to make friends, especially during major events like the world cup or Olympics. You can bring your kids and family and get a dorm for yourself. Niteroi itself is nice with good beaches. It is quieter and safer (than Rio). It is a bit far from Rio. But you can walk from the hostel mostly along the beach for 20 mins, and then catch a nice ferry to reach the city center (for R$ 5 or so), and then the metro. You can catch the ferry back, but I think the last ferry returns at 9 pm or so. If you stay on in Rio, you would need to catch a cab back. Cabs can be a bit expensive (around R$ 80 from Rio to Niteroi, during the world cup). If you don't know Portuguese (and Spanish), communication can be tedious. Bring your quick language guide.
Kris from TX
Situated near the airport, in Niteroi, this hostel is close to Parque da Cidade, Icarai Beach, and Museum of Contemporary …More
Service was outstanding, owners, manager, everyone was very helpful.
The hotel is beautiful, chic and stylish.... A place to relax after visiting Rio.
Breakfast was special not only because of the place and the view it has where it was served, but because it was prepared to the detail.
I hope to go back soon.
Nina from Opio, France
This hotel is located in Rio de Janeiro (Santa Teresa), close to Museu Internacional de Arte Naif, Corcovado, and Parque …More
From the location to the staff and the room everything was perfect! You will as if you are at home. The views and second to none. I would definately recomend to anyone visiting Rio amd wanting a different experience!
This pousada is located in Rio de Janeiro (Sao Conrado), close to Gavea Golf and Country Club, Sao Conrado Beach, and Sao …More
The position is perfect easy walk to beaches and restaurants. The hotel is clean and very well presented. Bedrooms are lovely. Staff excellent nothing was too difficult.
Breakfast was expensive every thing was itemized.
A set price menu would be better. My advise have breakfast down town or near the beach. Perfect place to unwind and relax at the end of the day. Great view of the favelas especially at night.
catherine from Australia
This romantic hotel is located in Rio de Janeiro (Copacabana), close to the beach, Praca General Osorio, Arpoador Beach, and …More
Perfect location, safe, great staff. Super clean, bathroom in the room and it wasn't noisy at all. Breakfast was ok. I would definitely stay there again and recommend to anyone. It definitely has a feeling of a hotel besides the fact that you're sharing a room
Ana from NC, USA
This hostel is located in Rio de Janeiro (Ipanema - Leblon), close to the beach, Platforma Theatre, Leblon Beach, and Rio de …More
As the name of the place says, this is a bed and breakfast. The owner of the appartment lives there with her two children. All were very nice and make you feel at home. The room and the whole appartment is very clean, with a great view on both Pao de Azucar and Cristo. Breakfast was excellent. The appartment is located on the top floor of a secure building (you need to go through a doorman to get in). Overall, I felt very safe and welcomed.
This bed & breakfast is located in Rio de Janeiro (Botafogo), close to Indian Museum, Corcovado, and Pasmado Viewpoint. Also …More