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Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

Amaizing place, everybody in vidigal is very friendly and in a good location. Dois irmois hike is 5 minutes away . Loved every minute of my stay. Wonderfull hosts im planning to come back in the future.

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Aviemore, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 February 2016 via mobile

Stayed here with my girlfriend when we arrived in Rio on January 28th. First of all, don't be put off by the fact that the place is in a Favela. A lot of things have changed in recent years and some favelas have been pacified. Vidigal is one of them. We can both honestly say that inside Vidigal is the...

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Tromso, Norway
Reviewed 25 August 2015

If you want to experience the true life of most people in Rio de Janeiro, this is the perfect place!! A lovely apartment with everything you need in the safe and very welcomming Vidigal favela. Close to beaches,bars and Ipanema/Leblon/Copacabana. Vanessa is the best host we have ever had, with great knowledge of the history of Brazil, places to go...

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Reviewed 1 April 2015 via mobile

One of the best experience u can ever get, staying in the favela in a nice house with all equipment and comprehensive assistence of the stuff. Cheap compare to other places, but as good as it can be. Free WiFi.

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Caen, France
Reviewed 6 May 2014

We felt at home in Vidigal! Thanks to our guests! The house is clean, the bed good, the rooftop 's view is beautiful, people of Vidigal don't look at us like aliens, what else? Vanessa is a really, realy adorable person, very responsable of her guests, she show us good places to be, Tito her boyfriend is totally mad, and...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 February 2014 via mobile

this place is awesome!! we stayed here on our first night in Rio. we were initially nervous about coming into the favela but Vanessa (who rents the flat) came to meet us and made us feel very relaxed and welcome. the flat is functional with a double bedroom, full use of kitchen and a roof terrace with awesome views! Vanessa...

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Hamburg, Germany
Reviewed 29 March 2013

The Vidigal House is situated in the favela Vidigal, which is right next to Leblon in the Zona Sul. It's a family-run Hostel with simple, but brandnew amenities. It's squeaky clean (cleaned everyday) and has a breathtaking view to the Ipanema beach with the most wonderful sunrise in Rio (except MAYBE the Copacabana...). I stayed almost one month as a...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Want to see a different side of Rio? Come and stay in a Favela. Favela Vidigal Guesthouse offers travelers a unique opportunity to get right amongst the community. You can be passive and just enjoy the surroundings, or as active as you want, by participating in the local sports and cultural activities. Once you get here you will love it! Vidigal Guesthouse was initially a house for the Tito's and Troy's friends, but was subsequently expanded and opened to friends of friends. Consisting now of a 3 independent rooms to allow people experience life in a favela. It is lovely house in a pleasant part of Vidigal with a breathtaking view. At the moment Vanessa and Tito are working to provide a real opportunity for travelers to get amongst the people that give Brazil its character. ... more   less 

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Address: Rua Samuel Rodrigues Muniz 15 | Vidigal, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22452-665, Brazil
Region: Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Rio de Janeiro
Price Range: $31 - $42 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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