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Hostel Villas Boas

2.0 of 5 Hostel   |   Rua Vilas Boas, 440 - Canaa, Arraial do Cabo, State of Rio de Janeiro 28930000, Brazil
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014
Charlie S Tallahassee, Florida
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Tallahassee, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

This place reminds of the houses described in Gabriel Garcia Marquez's novels. Go read one of his books and you will find what this place looks like. Except in the center there is a pool instead of a garden. Very relaxing stay. Two or three nights will allow you to do everything there is to do in Arraial do Cabo.

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Luiz N, Gerente de relações com clientes at Hostel Villas Boas, responded to this review

Hi, Charlie. Thanks for sharing your experience with us. It's a pleasure to be praised by you and thanks for the comparison with the works of Gabo! We hope to always provide our guests a good time. Come back soon to another visit! More

São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2013

Gostei muito. Fui muito bem acolhido. Se houver alguma coisa que você precise os funcionários atendem com muita simpatia. Parece muito com uma pousada, mas é hostel, então não se engane de pensar que está em um 5 estrelas. Os preços são muito justos e tem piscina!!!! I was attended so well. If you need something done the employees will... More

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Olá, Edgar. Obrigado por compartilhar sua experiência em nosso hostel. Nossa equipe está sempre preparada para ajudar no que os... More

Newcastle, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2012

This place is very walkable to the centre of a pretty boring town, but a handy and good value place to stay if you are visiting to see the beaches or scuba dive, although the closest beach is pretty smelly in parts. It's well set up but our room wasn't cleaned during the day, and when you can't flush the... More

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buenos aires
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2010

arrail do cabo is a great place with a lot of incredible things to do. this hostel had clean rooms, staff helped us organize our travel plans, bus schedules, flights etc. nice breakfast. pool is dirty. 4 bed dorm rooms are really nice pay a few dollars more for air conditioning. nice computer, fast internet. not much of a party... More

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Hi! Thank's to shared your experience with us. We always works to provide a good stay to our guests. We await your return. More

London
2 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2010

There was no electricity or running water in our room, and no air conditioning. The pool is essentially a cess pit. Absolutely filthy, terrible breakfast and they wouldn't even give us a discount for the lack of electricity and water, which we tried to argue until they called the police!!! Not a friendly bunch at all! Please, of you want... More

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As informações não procedem. Tal cliente esteve hospedado sim no Hostel. Se desentendeu com a namorada e quiz antecipar o... More

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Address: Rua Vilas Boas, 440 - Canaa, Arraial do Cabo, State of Rio de Janeiro 28930000, Brazil
Location: Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Arraial do Cabo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Hostel Villas Boas 2*
Number of rooms: 22
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