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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 23 March 2012

The good: The staff of Lapa was wonderful. They were nearly always around and offered advice constantly. Unfortunately sometimes they gave public transportation advice as if you were a local (would just say 'grab the bus' or 'grab the metro' and point in the direction). However as you continued to ask questions they would always help out. English was excellent....

3Thank Victoria M
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 22 February 2012

great hostel. 20 bed dorm is surprisingly brilliant! the guys have partitioned off the beds and split it into 3 sections so it actually feels a lot more private than a mass dorm and it´s very quiet (6-8 bed dorms on the top floor carry more noise as they´re near the common room). checked in for 1 night, stayed for...

2Thank 2feetwalking

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We bring a new concept of hostel into the most bohemian district of Rio We are in the Lapa district, near the Arcos da Lapa and the whole party atmosphere that reigns there. Our staff will gladly show you what's better to do and see in Rio de Janeiro. We offer breakfast included in the rate, lounge and bar for our guests and wi-fi. Lapa Hostel has dorms with all the security and comfort and peace of mind you need. We can also assist you in renting bicycles, purchase tickets and your journey to or from the airport or bus station.Our building is a building of the old center of Rio, extensively renovated to receive travelers from around the world. We are located in the heart of Lapa, a bohemian neighbourhood with large number of bars, restaurants, markets and shops nearby. From here you can know the oldest buildings of Rio's downtown or take 15 minutes to the city's main beaches (Copacabana, Ipanema and Leblon). ... more   less 

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Address: Rua do Resende 43, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20231-093, Brazil
Region: Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Rio de Janeiro
Price Range: $15 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Lapa Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 32
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“Girls should ask for the room on the 3rd floor, just by the ladies bathroom. ;)”
 of 5 bubbles 679sabrinas, 2 Dec 2014 | Read review
“Some people transfered to the smaller room on the 3rd floor, because they couldn´t take the chaos in the big room.”
 of 5 bubbles Golpeador09, 28 Jul 2014 | Read review
“Make sure you actually stay in Lapa hostel”
 of 5 bubbles 450anthonyb, 4 Jul 2014 | Read review
“Make sure you bring a lock for your belongings”
 of 5 bubbles neddyirl, 15 May 2014 | Read review
“Choose the 4 beds bedroom if available. There are bathrooms right across it and not many people use it because most of them are in the 1st floor using bathrooms upstairs. Not sure about other rooms, but this one has A/C which helped a lot! Take your own locker or buy one when you get there for R$ 10,00 reais,”
 of 5 bubbles RodrigoLopes, 1 May 2013 | Read review
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