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Backpackers Sunset

Rodovia Jornalista Manoel de menezes, 631 | Praia Mole, Florianopolis, State of Santa Catarina CEP 88061 , Brazil
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Denver, Colorado
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15 reviews 15 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

I stayed at this hostel for over a week and absolutely loved it! I was in the 5-person all female room Jururé and had a very comfortable stay with plenty of space for luggage, a large bathroom, and a private deck. There is a nice atmosphere as they keep the place very clean and there are lots of open spots... More

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12 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

This hostel is in an awesome location and overlooks the lagoon. Its a short walk into town and the beach. The included breakfast was great as was the free caipirinha each night. However, we stayed in a 4 person dorm that was attached to a larger 10 or so person dorm. There was a single bathroom for the 14 people... More

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Water was off while we were there which made stay unpleasant for us for using bathroom/ showers/ cooking. Good location. Staff are helpful. Breakfast in the bar is very good, lunch was advertised daily but was not provided. Nights out organised by hostel are more expensive than if you organise taxi/ book ticket yourself!

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London, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
12 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

Only downside is you need to catch 2 buses to get there and its a fair walk (5-10 minutes) to the beach. Breakfast is very good, they give you a free capirinha every night, place is kept clean, there are a few toilets unlike some hostels I´ve been to and it was fairly cheap to stay there. Ok so they... More

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Basel, Switzerland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

Likes: The Hostel has a superb view from the top of the hill on the lagoa de Canceicao. The Food in there own restaurant is amazing (Dinner and Breakfast). The pool is very nice to relax and the sea is not far away down the hill. The rooms are big and have enough space for your stuff. Dislikes: For me... More

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Criciuma, SC
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014 via mobile

It's awesome, the view takes your breath way, magic island, magic people and certainly a magic hostel!!!! Very comfortable rooms, great service and a very helpful staff, just one point with you are disabled, the hostel is builded at the cliffs and have stairs every where!!!! Any way it's worth the magical stay !!!!!

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London, United Kingdom
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29 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

There is so much to say about this place; good, bad and down right annoying. The Good: Location is a massive win for this establishment. The views over Lagoa da Conceicao are simply incredible, providing a beautiful location to chill during the day or night, read a book, indulge in food or simply drink and socialise. The lake and a... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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119 reviews 119 reviews
86 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

Had a great few nights at sunset. Its a really social hostel with a great bar/restaurant, TV area and small pool and sun deck. The food is pretty good, including the standard free brazilian breakfast, the BBQ and buffet are definitely worth the money. Guest kitchen was a bit dirty but well equipped. Free caipirinhas each night are strong, and... More

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London, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

I stayed here for a number of nights and have enjoyed myself in this relaxed well equipped hostel. You get a wristband on checking which all your drinks and food get charged to. You can pay it off at anytime or on checkout. Free breakfast which is substantial and filling. For 20 Reals you can enjoy the all you can... More

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Origgio, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014 via mobile

It was a really good holiday! I've stay in this hostel for one week and i am very happy to had choose this one! The staff is really friendly and they can help you each time u need something! The hostel is clean, and it was amazing the view from my room, the food is also good! And p12's partys... More

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Address: Rodovia Jornalista Manoel de menezes, 631 | Praia Mole, Florianopolis, State of Santa Catarina CEP 88061 , Brazil
Location: Brazil > State of Santa Catarina > Florianopolis
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