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    Best Rio Hostel

    Rua Ministro Alfredo Valadao | Valadao 36 - Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22031-050, Brazil
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    Reviewed 10 June 2011

    The name may only fit with the location of the place, but the hostel itself is just one to leave your bags, and get out, IF you find space for it in your matchbox room. the entry way is one of those colonial doors only...More

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    Reviewed 4 June 2011

    I do travel a lot around the world and always stay in hostels and guesthouses (so I’m not spoiled) and this is a first time when I so disappointed. I won’t make lots of comments about the price as in Brazil everything is overcharged and...More

    Thank karlets
    Reviewed 12 March 2011

    I've stayed at this place, because of the price and quite good location. The hostel was terrible! I've booked so called "deluxe room" with private bathroom: 8sq metres in total, no window, no place to put the suitcase (I had to keep mine in the...More

    1  Thank QuD18
    Reviewed 9 March 2011

    Barely bearable. Teeny tiny rooms for an astronomical price. My one piece of advice would be, whatever else you do at this hostel, do not book a tour through them. The tour operators appear to be crooks and will lie to your face. After booking...More

    2  Thank nz_uk323
    Reviewed 27 July 2010

    Well I have to say I now know what it is like to sleep in a kennel. We arrived at ´Best Rio Hostel´with high expectations as the flyer made the place look nice and it said it was new. After a very interesting check in...More

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    The rowdy Copacabana is one of the most traditional
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    chaotic streets, and many shops. All these things and
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