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Casa Alto Vidigal

Rua Armando de Almeida Lima 2, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22452-030, Brazil
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went to this place a lot as I lived in Vidigal for some months. This place is truly unique because of the view you have of the city and beaches (breathtaking specially at dusk). I went there to watch football a couple of times as they always had a big screen showing the world cup games or just simply... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

Probably my most favourite hostel I have ever stayed in. My and my girlfriend stayed here for 4 nights. Fairly easy to get there, catch a combi from the bottom of Favela Vidigal. The hostel has the most beautiful view of Rio I have ever seen and its located at the top of one of Rios nicest favelas. For an... More 

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Amazing view with music. You can see the amzing circle of the beach Ipanema and Leblon.. Up in the height is this amazing Hotel n Bar. They have food events on certain weekends not to forget Indian food night and their Run Vdg party that goes for the night.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

This hostel is truly something special, with amazing views of the favela. Rooms are ideal for what I was after. What made this trip extra spesh, was the friendly treasure in the world my trej trek tour guide. Would love to come here again. Thanks for having us!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

We and my boyfriend went up to the hostel on our second last day because we'd heard the view was something you can't miss. It's true, it's unbelievable! We didn't stay the night, we just went for drinks and some food. We each got a motor-taxi from the bottom, be careful though. The drivers don't like you holding on to... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

My girlfriend and I stayed here for two nights. It's difficult to get there, but not impossible. The neighborhood (favella) seemed to be a little bit dangerous at first, but ended being really friendly after all. The view is amazing! The only valuable feature from this hostel. When we get there our room was not ready, even though we had... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

Run by an absolute hero (Andreas) this hostel is different from any other. Firstly it's in the favella, but don't worry it's safer than anywhere in Rio. Second, THE VIEW! Best view in Rio, looks over whole city. Third the vibe, it's very relaxed and you will inevitably meet some great travel companions.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2014

Amazing place! Enjoy the view, the party , the favela and the true Rio de Janeiro ! Good persons and best price . If you wanna know the true brazillian way and live adventures that is the rigth place. Live the motor taxi experience across the favela. So nice! Thanks Jody See you bro

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Paris, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

i came 6 month ago!!! great place nice people!! favela style it is a different style to live in Rio de Janeiro, peoples are so cute and it was safe night and day, you can see the beach from the ground when the sunshine wake up it s incredible, you can use motobike taxi up the hill i was a... More 

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014

Best view i ever saw in my live and great atmosphere. Staff is friendly and willing to help. The partys are awesome and during the week the hostel is nice and calm. Great favela experience and totaly safe Thanks a lot guys see you in the future!!!

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