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Piratas de Ipanema

R Joaquim Nabuco 165 | Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22080-030, Brazil (Ipanema)
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    1.5 of 5 stars
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Brisbane, Australia
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22 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

Piratas is an experience that's for sure, the staff are great and both Freddie and Brian are very helpful on all things Rio. The location is awesome and by far the main attraction, 3 min walk to Ipanema and 5 min to Copacabana is hard to beat. Everything else is very basic but you're not paying for comfort. Had a... More

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Mandelieu, Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

maybe the hostel is a littlebit dirty and the beds are not so good.... but do you come in Rio for sleep?! here at piratas if you come at rio for your first time you 'll discover a real paradise! people came to all around the world for enjoy with a little budget, u 'll meet amazing friend, heard crazy... More

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Sao Paulo, SP
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

great place great people one of the few places in Rio you still get value for money half a block from the beach free chair/umbrella at the beach whats not to like a must for any backpacker on a budget also it is a great place to meet up with other people it is in a great part of Ipanema... More

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Bogota, Colombia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

A unique hostel, you either love it or hate it ;-), if you are chilled, like meeting people, love to party and want to be right next to Ipanema beach then you'll love it!! A friend recommended this hostel so as soon as I got off the plane in Rio, Piratas was my first stop. I was only planning on... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

30 seconds away from the beautiful Ipanema beach, and much cheaper than the majority of Rio hostels (we were also offered better rate after 1st few nights) but don't expect much... The dirtiest hostel I've ever seen with nothing more than a couple of pans to cook with, holes in the scaffolding stairs, a bathroom falling apart, beds missing most... More

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Rome, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2013

I liked this hostel. a very cheap and nice place to stay and so close to ipanema and copocabana. so if you want to enjoy ur trip and save some money u should probably go there u'll be welcome. and remember.. this place is all about pirata style and you may probably feel not so comfortable taking a shower or... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2013 via mobile

Ok so Piratas isnt the cleanest hostel we've stayed in though the new girls dorm is fine, there is a big mirror and new mattresses (so no bed bugs) The place could do with a good scrub, a lick of paint and an overall tidying up but because it doesn't have this it's really cheap and actually it's the most... More

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Tallinn, Estonia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2013

This place is defenetly not for those ones who want a fancy place to stay. But for people who only want a roof on the head for a low cost and take the maximum of the Copacabana and Ipanema beach, this is probably the best location you can get. If You have a pirate spirit, this is THE place to... More

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Berlin, Berlin, Germany
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2013

The decision to stay there was not an easy one. I was panicky afraid of bed bags, which definitely are there. Fortunately there is a "new" girl's room, which was way better then the big dorm. Bed bags got to my skin, but after changing the bed it was fine. Other girls in the room didn't have this problem, so... More

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Madrid, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2013

If you are not a pirate, please stay OUT of this place. Piratas is not a hostel, it's an experience. Less pros than cons, but the cons are waaay heavier, they are not contemplated in this charts. Atmosphere: excellent, Connected to the real life of Rio: excellent, Personal experience: excellent. However, the first day may be a bit rough for... More

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Also Known As:
Piratas De Ipanema Hotel
Piratas De Ipanema Hotel Rio De Janeiro
Piratas De Ipanema Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
Address: R Joaquim Nabuco 165 | Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22080-030, Brazil
Location: Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Rio de Janeiro > Ipanema , Lagoa
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Ranked #149 of 326 Specialty lodging in Rio de Janeiro
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