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El Misti Hostel Ilha Grande

2.0 of 5 Rua Alice Kury da Silva, 8 | Abraao, Ilha Grande, State of Rio de Janeiro 23968-000, Brazil
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Couple of the staff were really friendly and helpful and the breakfast was quite good but don't expect to have a shower. When the water did work hardly any water came out, and of course it was cold. Oh and the bathroom light sensors that only turn the light on for 3 seconds are fun... Kitchen is also crap. Having... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The people and staff were very nice but everything else about the place was about to break apart. The wifi never worked, there was only one electric plug that worked in the entire room, no light in the bathroom or shower (we used emergency light ) and people were falling from there bed at night! (No joke) at least they... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came to Ilha Grande during a storm. Came to the hostel and we got to know we didn't have any electricity in our room. The next morning we didn't have water either. Our room lit up with a candle and we got to flush the toilet with a bucket of water. It was a terrible week. The staff was... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Illha Grande is beautiful (aside from the stray dogs) the island itself is nothing short of breathtaking - if you're short on cash and at the end of your budget, i'd recommend staying here, it's not the cleanest by any stretch of the imagination, or really suitable for couples, but as far as a £10 or less hostel a night,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

I stayed for 5 nights and I had an amazing time. I was pleasantly surprised at how nice this hostel was. I was not sure what to expect based on some of the photos I had seen, but the level of finish of the property was fantastic. Good atmosphere and the service is very professional. The room was very clean,... More 

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Mistihostel, Gerente at El Misti Hostel Ilha Grande, responded to this review

Dear Magnanni M, Thank you for sharing with us the experience you lived at El Misti and praising our services, there is no higher reward then to know that our efforts resulted in you having the perfect stay. It is our commitment to make the service as personalized and attentive as possible, making our guests feel relaxed and comfortable, exceeding... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

I spent 4 nights on the island and stayed them all in El Misti Hostel Ilha Grande. It was the cheapest i could find and it was pretty good: They have a nice lobby with big TV, the rooms are nice and clean, big shower, they have a very good breakfast and they have all kinds of the island´s tours... More 

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Mistihostel, Gerente at El Misti Hostel Ilha Grande, responded to this review

"Dear Medellin, We truly appreciate your review! Our top priority is to offer an exceptional service to each of our guest and it is very satisfying to read that this was your case. Thank you for your comments, this motivate us to keep putting our best effort in daily job. Kind regards, Management More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

I was there for three nights. Great location. The room was clean and big enough for the 6 of us. Beds were comfortable. Stuff was very friendly and helpful. Love the free breakfast. I would definitely stay at El Misty again. Overall great experience.

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Mistihostel, Gerente at El Misti Hostel Ilha Grande, responded to this review

Dear NIcholle, First of all allow me to thank you for choosing El Misti Hostels as host of your recent vacation. We are glad to know we provided you a relaxing experience, highlighted by our facilities and the excellent service offered by our attentive staff. We look forward to welcome you soon. Kind regards, Management More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014 via mobile

Good quality, awesome breakfast, a free caipirinha, good service in general. You don't need to pay extra charges for anything. Good atmosphere. One negative point: one bathroom for 9 persons when the dorm is full. I strongly recommend this hostel.

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Mistihostel, Gerente at El Misti Hostel Ilha Grande, responded to this review

Dear Jfennete, First of all allow me to thank you for choosing El Misti Hostels as host of your recent vacation. We are glad to know we provided you a relaxing experience, highlighted by our facilities and the excellent service offered by our attentive staff. We look forward to welcome you soon. Kind regards, Management More 

Cheshunt, United Kingdom
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

To start off positive the dinner and breakfast are pretty awesome, the guy who cooks is really nice and it's close to the ferry. But most of the staff are pretty rude, the bathroom is useless (the automatic light doesn't work very well, shower only has hot and I had to duck to use it) Don't even think of using... More 

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Mistihostel, Gerente at El Misti Hostel Ilha Grande, responded to this review

Dear Georgie, We appreciate your detailed review and we would like to thank you for taking the time to post your review on Trip Advisor. Please rest assured that we will address your recommendations for the improvement of our hostel. Kind regards, Management More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014 via mobile

I went with a girlfriend , last year, and we waited almost 30 minutes to Gill up or form, the staff , couldnt care less. Cofee was Very simple and the half of everything ended, and they didn't bring more. The rooms were old , in need of painting. I adored the one in Angra, but the one in ilha... More 

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Mistihostel, Gerente at El Misti Hostel Ilha Grande, responded to this review

Dear Flavia, We appreciate your detailed review and we would like to thank you for taking the time to post your review on Trip Advisor. Please rest assured that we will address your recommendations for the improvement of our hostel. Kind regards, Management More 

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Address: Rua Alice Kury da Silva, 8 | Abraao, Ilha Grande, State of Rio de Janeiro 23968-000, Brazil
Location: Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Ilha Grande
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — El Misti Hostel Ilha Grande 2*
Number of rooms: 14
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