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3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 19 September 2016

Receptionists are kind and so sweet. Cleaning ladies are nice and very good professionals. Breakfast staff are kind. It is a place you will feel secure and home. Everything runs well. the ladies that clean the rooms are so polite and kind. It is one of the best working staff. Receptionists treat you nicely all the time. I really enjoyed... More 

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Bruno G, Gerente at Art Hostel Rio, responded to this review

Thank you for your kindness and for choosing us!!!! :) We are looking forward to see you again with us some time soon!!!! More 

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6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

We stayed here in march 2016 and really enjoyed our stay. Cheap, nice Staff, very good breakfast and great areas to Socialize. We stayed in a dorm with 4 beds, it was tight and very warm, but also very clean. We Did not have an aircondition, but that is possible to ad for just a few dollars per night. The... More 

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Bruno G, Gerente at Art Hostel Rio, responded to this review

Thank you Tobias!!! About the water, we forgot to turn on the water pump, I'm sorry for the inconvenience. We are training all staff about water procedures and we expect it won't happen again! We will wait for your retur!!!! :) More 

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Reviewed 2 August 2015

The locations is just great, close to the city, to the airport and the beach is just 10 minutes walking distance. Lovely shops and restaurants around. However the hostel serves breakfast and it is very nice. The roof terrace is the best part of this hostel, we cooked some lovely meal up there!! And of course, you can meet other... More 

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Reviewed 17 July 2014

The owner stole from me, I had to report him to the police for fraud. He sold me a r$ 2000 world cup ticket, took my money, but never gave me the ticket, the refused to refund my money. The beds are horrible, it's dirty, it does not look like the pictures at all. The breakfast was only good during... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 21 June 2014

Stayed here when in rio to watch a few world cup games. The common area is nice as is the staff. The rooms, however, are disgustingly dirty. Truly disgusting. I am not complaining about the size of the room but I do expect some basic levels of hygiene. There is filth and dirt along the edges of the walls. It... More 

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Anzin-Saint-Aubin, France
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3 reviews
Reviewed 9 May 2014

Like many of the last reviewes , this hostel has huge advantages but also huge disadvantages ... The hostel has a good place, 5 min to metro , 5 min to restaurant , 5 min to supermarket and also really well served by the aiport bus and by taxi . The hotel has good staff , especially one of the... More 

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Thank nanizee62
Manchester, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 9 May 2014

There's no way in a million years I would have enjoyed my time in Rio without the staff there. The staff there, particularly Sergio and Yuri were brilliant. Always looking out for lodgers and doing their best to keep people happy. They always went way and beyond their job to help out and was without doubt the best thing about... More 

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Thank George M
México, México
1 review
Reviewed 16 January 2014

The staff of this hostel is really bad. They are always fighting between each other and that makes the vibe of this place really heavy. They never are in the mood to give you information about the city or anything, they dont even have maps of the city! Besides, one of the persons of the staff lost one of my... More 

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Thank JoseAlbertoCastro
Valenca, BA
1 review
Reviewed 10 January 2014

Comfortable, very well localized in the heart of Rio, affordable prices, professional staff . I do recommend if want have fun! Good internet connection in Hallway! Confortável, bom preço, localizado no coração do Rio, perto da Lapa, metrô, ônibus e taxi na porta a todo momento. Boa conexão na internet (wirelees)

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Austin, Texas
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Reviewed 13 December 2013

I made a reservation with Art Hostel Rio online and received an email confirmation. After Art Hostel Rio had already charged me the deposit, I got an email from the manager stating that the hostel rates had changed and my original agreement with the hostel would no longer be honored. The manager asked for me to pay a rate 5x... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Just 150 meters away from the Catete Metro Station and 500 meters from Flamengo beach in Rio de Janeiro, the Art Hostel Rio offers private rooms with bathroom , A/C , cable TV and free WiFi , with access to the kitchen , lounges and loungers. All our rooms have private baths and thinking in large groups , we also have shared dorms with free wifi, lockers , linens / towels and private bathrooms. The breakfast buffet is served each morning in the dining room and garden terrace. The buffet includes a variety of seasonal fruits, breads, cakes , cold cuts and a selection of hot and cold drinks. The Maracana Stadium is 9 km away , while the center of Rio is just 2 km from the hostel. But the Santos Dumont Airport can be found 3 km away. We speak your language! max capacity. 110 travelers ... more   less 

Additional Information about Art Hostel Rio

Address: Rua Silveira Martins 135 Catete, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22221000, Brazil
Region: Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Rio de Janeiro > Catete
Price Range: $23 - $107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Art Hostel Rio 2.5*
Number of rooms: 35
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“Private if you can afford it”
 of 5 bubbles ThereseN521, 17 Jul 2014 | Read review
“Recomendo que escolham um quarto com ar condicionado ou com janelas grandes para a rua. A rua Silveira martins é bem arborizada o que proporciona um bom conforto térmico natural.”
 of 5 bubbles DubocBrazil, 10 Jan 2014 | Read review
“The second floor 12 bed dorm has more windows =)”
 of 5 bubbles ashleyt637, 29 Jun 2013 | Read review
“The staff always know where the great parties are so not be afraid to ask”
 of 5 bubbles Joycey27, 1 May 2013 | Read review
“If in a double get an aircon room otherwise you'll melt”
 of 5 bubbles NeilTT_12, 4 Mar 2012 | Read review
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