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Adventure Hostel

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Rua Vinicius de Moraes, 174 | Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22411-010, Brazil
Adventure Hostel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

This is a great location in a safe area. Ipanema is beautiful and the staff was SO helpful and very fun! I definitely recommend staying here and hanging with the staff. Would stay here again 100% !!!!

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11 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

It's in a great location and has all the potential, but it seems that the owners have forgotten about its maintenance as the bathrooms are hot, uncomfortable and insufficient for the number of guests. The rooms have bunk beds of 3 which aren't that comfortable too. They also have a poor breakfast given in a strict quantity in hand to... More 

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9 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

This was a fantastic place to stay. Clean, friendly & helpful. Close to everything especially the beach! Met some great people at this hostel and the staff were great and also spoke english well. They organised activities for us and there was no stress at all. Would definitely recommend to any future travellers to Ipanema.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

This hostel was recomended to me by a friend who had stayed there before. I couldn't be more pleased! The location is awesome (just a few blocks from Ipanema Beach), close to the best bars, clubs and restaurants in Rio de Janeiro. Staff is very friendly, helpful, the rooms and the bathrooms are very clean. They have A/C in all... More 

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Lucca, Italy
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13 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014

I stayed here with my boyfriend as we needed somewhere to stay just for one night. We arrived late in the evening (11pm) and the guy at reception was really friendly and welcoming. ROOM: we booked 2 beds in a 4beds dormitory but in the end it was just the two of us (the other beds were empty) and it... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2013

The hostel is very well located however little pricey for what is offered. I guess is Rio so any spot is expensive. I stayed in a 4 bedroom that had exactly what I needed but disappointing as paying what you pay and they do not offer a single towel (you have to rent it) and not ever a locker (that... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2013

We stayed here for 6 nights at the end of June. The hostel is located in a safe neighbourhood and is only 3 blocks from the beach. However, this may be the only positive. We found the staff to be pretty unfriendly. There is a tiny kitchen big enough for 1 person to cook in at a time, and the... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2013

We found this hostel recommended in our travel guide - we knew that it'd be difficult to find a great and cheap place at Ipanema, so just went with this. We weren't disappointed by the location, it was great. Although we had low expectations, we were disappointed with everything else. Apart from one guy, the staff was not very helpful... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2013

The hostel is nice in general. Nice atmosphere, nice stuff. Also, the location of the hostel, its greatr to, right in the center of Ipanema. The rooms have air conditionair wich is niice, specially during the summer, you can get a very good night ( or day ) of sleep. The main problem is that its kinda of dirty in... More 

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2013 via mobile

This is a basic, but very reasonably priced, well maintained and friendly hostel, in a decent location fairly near the beach, and staffed by helpful, friendly people who speak many languages. The breakfast is pretty measly but there are some great places across the street. The private room we had was tidy, clean, fresh, airy, had air con (crucial in... More 

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