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El Misti Hostel Copacabana

2.0 of 5 Hostel   |   trv. Frederico Pamplona 20, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22061-080, Brazil (Copacabana)
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
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Virginia Beach, Virginia
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

2nd) Having a had time deciding between 2 and 3 stars. I came by today to give my friend lunch and they were not there. I left.. someone called after asking what I wanted and so I told them. They said I was unwelcome because I had stayed on the couch without permission!! Lie I had permission! they told me... More

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

This hostel is a great place to stay, the best deal in Rio. All of the staff are extremely friendly and accomodating. The girls are constantly cleaning the place. The chef, Luis, makes delicous food, and its all you can eat, so you really cant find a better deal in Rio for the price! The rooms are nice, most have... More

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Krasnoyarsk, Russia
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

Pluses: The atmosphere here is very nice. The stuff is friendly (especially Victor is really funny guy), food is good, rooms and bathrooms are always clean, there is a bar and enough big lobby where you can spend time with new friends. In hostel you can easily buy a tour somewhere and ticket to the daily party. Hostel is really... More

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Melbourne
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014 via mobile

We stayed in a group of three for five nights. Since it was a week before carnival we knew to book in advance so was able to snatch a private triple. However there is usually always a spare bed somewhere. The place was clean and all but one (unfortunately) of the staff members was friendly and helpful. The breakfast is... More

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

Stayed at the hostel for 2 weeks, the staff were very friendly and helpful. Cleaners are always cleaning the hostel which is always a bonus! Most evenings there is a chef who cooks very tasty food for a good price. very sociable and easy to meet people even if you are a solo traveller. Felt safe staying here. By the... More

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Jaipur, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

I loved El Misti. A hostel where everyone becomes friends in a day and then it is time to head to the beach in a group because well ´happiness is best shared´. A short walk to the beach, ATMs and shops nearby, a good common area with comfortable lounges and good dinners with so much food that I was full... More

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

The hostel is located within easy access to Copacabana, and just right next to Sao Lucas hospital, which maybe helpful. The staff is helpful, but messed up with my favela tour which I managed to book through another hostel. I booked single room, which was OK, the bathrooms are shared, but clean and not overcrowded. The breakfast is good. Overall... More

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Rennes, Bretagne, France
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2013

My friends and I arrived and the receptionist just received us with this words: "Wait there please". The staff is just a group of friends, who do not come to talk with you, to get acquainted... Rooms are small, not even space to open the locker. Toilets are dirty, shower water is hot and impossible to adjust. Fortunately, there's a... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2013

I recently stayed at el misti hostel for my entire two weeks in rio and had an amazing time there. The staff are extremely helpful and friendly, from reception to the cleaners. If you are looking to meet people then this is a great place to stay, with a free breakfast in the morning, it is a great chance to... More

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

Its main value is the proximity to the beach. It's very well located, safe and with good access. The hostel is simple. Cozy if travelling on a budget but don't expect to much. I would say it's ideal if you will be 2 or 3 nights and don't spend to much or if you are on a budget. Good: -... More

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Also Known As:
El Misti Hostel Copacabana Hotel Rio De Janeiro
El Misti Hostel Copacabana Hotel
El Misti Hostel Copacabana Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
Address: trv. Frederico Pamplona 20, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22061-080, Brazil
Location: Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Rio de Janeiro > Copacabana
Amenities:
Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Kitchenette
Hotel Style:
Ranked #45 of 339 Specialty lodging in Rio de Janeiro
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — El Misti Hostel Copacabana 2*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
El Misti Hostel Copacabana’ in Río de Janeiro is strategically located. There is a great atmosphere and offer affordable price!Enjoy the cool spirit of El Misti hostels, just 4 blocks away from the best beach in Rio! We offer Free Transfer/Pick Up from Airport or Bus Station and a Fantastic Breakfast!! Minimum stay of 3 nightsNow you can choose to enjoy the cool spirit of El Misti hostels at a strategic location in Copacabana, for those who want to stay right in the middle of all the action, where everything happens!You will enjoy good accommodation but most of all, a stay in a ‘different and entertaining house,’ that you will never forget!We are located just 3 blocks from the beautiful and famous Copacabana beach! The area is filled with bars, restaurants and the best beaches!To get to the city centre, Ipanema, Santa Teressa, Corcovado or any other parts of the marvelous city you will have no problem! Both the metro and buses are very close by.Accommodation InformationWe offer you dorms or private rooms in a clean and comfortable atmosphere. There is an open kitchen, chilling area with Internet access, books, games, with the house DJ spinning the best of best music from chill out to dance-hall reggae.With a mix of Cariocas and international people, we are able to provide you with unique service and tips to the wonders of wonderful city and for your further travels.You never know what is going to happen here. No days are alike, but the bottom line is it all depends of the guests and friends at the time who are enjoying their stay in the house of mystery! People have a habit of staying here for longer then planned!We hereby invite the people of the world to have a splendid time in Rio de Janeiro and El Misti Hostel Copacabana!Other Special Promos!*Book 7 nights and get a 10% discount! (Except for carnival period) ... more   less 
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