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Room & Suite (5)
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Overview
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good28%
  • Average19%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible5%
  • 1 Jul. 2016
    “Mao Hostel Review”
  • 31 Oct. 2015
    “Incredibly Cool Hidden Bar”
Rua Barroso 365 Centro, Manaus, State of Amazonas 69010-050 Brazil See on map
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Laundry Service
Shuttle Bus Service
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 July 2016

It was a place to sleep and to shower, and it was good. I stay at places that include breakfast for a reason, but when there is nobody nor food set out on a table, I am not too happy. I waited for about two...More

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Thank Justin H
Response from maohostel, Gerente de recepção at Mao HostelResponded 12 September 2016

Hello Justin! Thank you for your comment! MAO Hostel is under new management since September 2016. Since then we offer simple breakfast for our guests and we are working, for the future, offer more dining options. We hope to receive you and your friends again....More

Reviewed 1 November 2015

Me and some friends visited this bar (but did not stay at the hostel) with a local girl we bumped into in Manaus- we would never have found it otherwise! This is on a road just off of the main square in Manaus which has...More

1  Thank Amy B
Response from maohostel, Gerente at Mao HostelResponded 12 September 2016

Hello! Thank you for the compliments! I hope that on your next stay in Manaus you stay with us. We have a new staff since September 2016. Come and meet us!

Reviewed 16 July 2014

This is a clean little hostel in the centre of town. It's close to the theatre and nearly everything you need within walking distance. The staff is friendly and accommodating. The hostel overall is not too large and the common area is a pretty good...More

Thank Matthew K
Reviewed 25 June 2014

We stayed in the hostel during the world cup and had a single room in the basement (right next to the pool). Positives: The location was amazing (right next to the theatre), you can buy water and beer at the reception (and caipirinha:)), every room...More

Thank Leuskica
Reviewed 12 February 2014 via mobile

Booked this hostel as part of a jungle tour with Iguana Tours. You get a free night as well as pickup from the airport. They were very accommodating as I would arrive after midnight and appeased my request for a private room. They stored my...More

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About
Description
Located just 20 steps from the famous Teatro Amazonas, GOL Backpackers is the new concept of hostel in Manaus.You are going to stay 7 days in the jungle, sleeping in a hammock and having your wild experience, ...More right?. So, why not take some days to relax and enjoy a good caipirinha on our whirlpool SPA?We offer air-conditioning at all rooms, an amazing pool/SPA and a special bar with cold beer to help you on the 40ºC of the equatorial climate.We keep the same quality of service from our hostel in São Paulo (Gol Backpackers Paulista).Our staff is prepared to help you on your trip and give you the best tips about the city.Join us! Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Breakfast included
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Breakfast Available
Laundry Service
Shuttle Bus Service
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel class
Number of rooms
8
Price range
USD 11 - USD 58 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
GOL Backpackers Manaus
Also Known As
Mao Hostel Manaus, AM, Brazil
Location
Brazil > State of Amazonas > Amazon River > Manaus > City Center
Hotel class
Number of rooms
8
Price range
USD 11 - USD 58 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
GOL Backpackers Manaus
Also Known As
Mao Hostel Manaus, AM, Brazil
Location
Brazil > State of Amazonas > Amazon River > Manaus > City Center
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Traveller (18)
Room & Suite (5)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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"There is no real safe spot from noise here as it all depends on what your fellow guests do."
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"air con is nice..."
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"Private rooms are bunk beds so there is no point really paying the extra money when there are small dorm..."
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"Se você preferir um pouco mais de silêncio e privacidade, experimente um quarto privativo."
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