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Books Rio is a vibrant and fun loving place! Loads of people to meet and plenty of parties to be had! Amazing breakfasts and just a great environment! A must for Rio! 5 minute walk to metro and situated in lively Lapa, a great place...More
We have been staying at Books hostel in Rio for the last 2 weeks and teaching lots of travellers as they pass through. Books hostel is a gem in rio - as soon as you walk through the door you are so welcomed, no question...More
I recommend this hostel to everyone, especially solo travellers as it is the perfect place to meet people and make friends. Very sociable and definitely a party hostel in the heart of lapa. Great location, loved staying here as opposed to touristy Copacabana beach. The...More
If you are looking to party and meet new people, then stay at this hostel. If you are looking for a more quiet hostel with clean rooms then I would not stay here. There wasn´t any hot water when we stayed there our 3 nights....More
Really lively hostel with lots of young travellers. The rooms and bathrooms are fairly clean There are lockers, wifi, a TV room with netflix and an outside area with a bar as well as a kitchen. The people who ran the hostel were all lovely....More
Santa Teresa is a bohemian enclave hosting many local artists’ studios. The narrow, winding streets of this neighbourhood were revitalised years ago, and visitors can now stroll through this area to view magnificent mansions dating back to the late 19th and early 20th century. A highlight not miss: Museu Chacará do Céu, a former mansion turned museum which houses works by prominent Brazilian modern artists.
Hey there, We paid at the end of our stay so this sounds a little bit strange. Especially since you can't pay via PayPal. Felipe is the boss there, was the email from him? And was there a reason why you had to pay in full... More
Hey there, We paid at the end of our stay so this sounds a little bit strange. Especially since you can't pay via PayPal. Felipe is the boss there, was the email from him? And was there a reason why you had to pay in full before arrival? I hope you get it sorted out!
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