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2.0 of 5 Hostel   |   Rua Harmonia, 1275 | one block away from Vila Madalena subway station and bus terminal, Sao Paulo, State of Sao Paulo, Brazil
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Ranked #16 of 376 Specialty Lodging in Sao Paulo
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Melbourne, Australia
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54 reviews 54 reviews
22 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If I were to get stuck in a hostel I would choose this one. It had a welcoming feeling without the 'in crowd' that some hostels have. I felt at home with the friendly staff who took their time to show us around and help us with language problems we'd been having online. It was clean and spacious, I stayed... More

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
20 reviews 20 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

A secure, clean and friendly hostel recommended to solo travellers and more. The reception is like a tourist information and the staff will go out of their way to help and make recommendations. It's close to the hustle and bustle but far enough away for a silent nights sleep. Lockers and reading lights for every bed and even though we... More

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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

We stayed here twice once at the beginning and at the end of the 3 week holiday to Brazil. Once we found it, read the directions before turning up, it's really easy to find and close to the metro. All the staff were great and on return visit we weren't as shy at helping ourselves to the free coffee ans... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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48 reviews 48 reviews
15 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

We stayed during the world cup for only 2 nights but would have stayed for more if given the chance. Easy to find from the nearby Via Magdalena subway station, we were met by welcoming hosts who made us feel totally at home from the moment we arrived. Our room was clean, secure and cosy, located to the rear of... More

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35 reviews 35 reviews
31 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

We only stayed here 2 nights but wished we had stayed longer. So far this is one of the best hostels we've stayed in. We stayed in a 4 bed dorm. The beds we're comfy with warm quilts. The place was spotless and communal areas were lovely places to chill out. The garden is lovely, there's TV and a guest... More

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London, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
13 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

My stay here was pretty good. The locations is great, a 5 minute walk from the station and about 10/15 from the main Vila Madalena area. As a lone female I found the area very safe. The beds were comfortable and bathrooms pretty clean. Breakfast was okay though I've had better. When I was there, the hostel was mainly used... More

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Durham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013

Hostel Alice is in an interesting area of Sao Paolo. It is close to the Metro which is easy to use. The area has some great restaurants , bars , etc. The hostel is a friendly , clean and safe place to stay. We stayed across the garden , it was private and comfortable

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Florianopolis, SC
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33 reviews 33 reviews
14 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2013

Close to the place to take a public transport and pubs. The hostel looks like a house. The room is clean and comfortable. There is a breakfast, bread, tea, coffee, fruits. The staff are friendly. Nice place!!!

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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38 reviews 38 reviews
16 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2013

What a great hostel! It's comfy, clean, spacious, and has a fun but unpretentious artsy-urban style. The location is great as well, as one of SP's liveliest and most interesting bar, restaurant & gallery areas is very close by.

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Austin, Texas, United States
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63 reviews 63 reviews
30 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2013

I am writing this after my 3rd stay at Hostel Alice in the last year. I love this little hostel that is more like a guest house in the Bohemian enclave of Vila Madalena in Sao Paulo for several reasons. Of course it has all the things you would expect from a top hostel. Super clean, organized, friendly and knowledgeable... More

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Address: Rua Harmonia, 1275 | one block away from Vila Madalena subway station and bus terminal, Sao Paulo, State of Sao Paulo, Brazil
Location: Brazil > State of Sao Paulo > Sao Paulo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Hostel Alice 2*
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