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Bossa in Rio Hostel

Rua Joaquim Murtinho, 531 | Santa Teresa, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20241-320, Brazil (Santa Teresa)
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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  • Cleanliness
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the staff working at the hostel, Sissi, was the nicest person that I had met in my 3 week trip across South America. The hostel is very very lucky to have her working there. She gives up so much of her time to ensure that those who stay at the hostel have an enjoyable experience.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've hostel-hopped pretty extensively around South America and I can confidently say that Bossa in Rio is one of the best hostels I've stayed in. Great location (a short walk from Lapa, an awesome nightlife spot, and very easy to take a local bus down to Ipanema and Copacabana). The rooms, bathrooms and common area were all clean. The staff... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After a terrible experience in another hostel, I decided to look for somewhere else to stay in Rio. I arrived at Bossa in Rio without a reservation and I was extremely welcome by the staff. The hostel is very beautiful, clean and fun. I was lucky enough to have a 4 beds form all for myself. Breakfast was delicious and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We really loved our stay - the building itself is very nice, the rooms (we had the Master Suite) was perfectly clean and looked just great. I was also positively surprised that they serve a wide range of really yummy breakfast. Additionally the Hostel's staff (and the cat :-)) was super-friendly and super helpful all the time. When I will... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

As hostels go, this is a good one. The communal areas are good (although a little smaller than I expected) and the staff and fascilities are of a high standard. The room my group had included it's own balcony and was a good size for the number of people. The loaction is something that needs to be considered before making... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Hostel was clean with good breakfast. It's a bit of a climb up from St Teresa but it's handy to transport and restaurants. We stayed in a converted dorm with 5 beds with balcony. Only complaint would be when we wanted to visit Christ the redeemer the guy at reception was admant we could only do it as part of... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014 via mobile

This place was sold to us as a "boutique" hotel... turned out its an above average backpackers! Stay away from room no. 1, as its right next to the hallway and the kitchen! Exceptionally loud breakfast prep starts at 7am! Staff are lovely and so helpful and Santa Teresa is a beautiful neighbourhood, so not all is lost...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

I have been traveling for 10 days in rio and enjoyed staying in this hostel . First the staff is amazing! They helped us a lot, were patient and also recommend us were to go and travel. The breakfast is very good, the room was clean and in an excellent condition. The hostel is new, they provide free computer to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

Grand Portuguese colonial building , high up on the edge of Santa Teresa The tram tracks were being repaired at the time, though look close to being finished, however at present is a bit of a steep walk. The building occupies an excellent position having views over part of the city and can be viewed through mature trees and foliage... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

Bossa in rio is a really good place to stay a couple of nights! The location is in a nice neighbeirhood with lots of restaurants and a few bars. The staff is really friendly and helpfull at anytime! We enjoyed our stay very much. The rooms are quite big and very clean. The breakfast is good and you have abig... More

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Address: Rua Joaquim Murtinho, 531 | Santa Teresa, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20241-320, Brazil
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Location: Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Rio de Janeiro > Santa Teresa
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