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The LightHouse

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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
Multilingual Staff
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is fantastic! I kept extending my stay every time because of this place. Perfect location if you like beaches, host who were volunteers were great, quite cheap (not during Nye though) very tidy and clean, appart from the sand that gets dragged in...More

Thank Youri000
Reviewed September 9, 2017

The position is good, 10 min walking from Ipanema beach and very close to the bus stop. the area seemed pretty safe. The place is dirty, the kitchen especially. breakfast was practically non-existant, a couple of bananas and some bread with ham and cheese left.....More

Thank Elisa B
Reviewed March 20, 2017

The host Roberta & also Milla were fantastic. A hostel is a hostel but one way to really make an impression is the staff! Roberta organized a taxi from the airport, so kind, so friendly and so unbelievably helpful. Best hostel owner ever!!! Atmosphere was...More

Thank TokyoJoe1982
Reviewed July 4, 2016

I previously wrote a review about The Lighthouse, prior to my stay. This is my follow up review now, post-trip to Rio: My friend and I had an absolutely wonderful stay in The Lighthouse, mostly made possible by Roberta (the owner) and Melissa (who mans...More

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Reviewed April 1, 2016 via mobile

I stayed here for a couple of nights when I arrived in Rio and was very impressed. Location was ideal and the place was very nice. The staff were very helpful and friendly and made quite an impression, thank you to all who made my...More

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Amenities
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Price range
$20 - $62 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
$20 - $62 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Ipanema
Ipanema is considered Rio's crown jewel. It offers the
best view of the sunset from Arpoador and is
inspiration for the legendary song, “The Girl from
Ipanema.” Ipanema is an upscale area, home to many
high-end restaurants and luxury shops, many of which
can be found on the charming Garcia d'Ávila Avenue.
The neighbourhood is very rich culturally, housing
many art galleries that show contemporary art. There
...More
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"Book early as there are 10 beds in total!"
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"Choose a bunk bed next to the window if at all possible. The AC blows there during the night, and during the..."
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