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Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
A Surf and yoga camp with a beautiful tropical nature land setting, 1 block back from the Surf beach Macumba. A great get away from the main Rio City,with a local bus ride in 1hr you arrive into the hidden gem of Rio. Relaxed, safe and preserved beaches with amazing nature land scape. This Surf Hostel has all surfing equipment for all levels and certified English speaking instructors. Rooms are all with ceiling fans and newly renovated and cleaned daily. All our rooms have ensuites and lockers.
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Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Business Center with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Public Wifi
Shuttle Bus Service
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Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
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I had no expectations when I arrived. Unstead of staying what I planned (2 nights) I ended up staying 9!. Met amazing people, learned how to surf! and now, Im coming back again! Everyone who works there, from reception, to cooking, cleaning, and surfing techers, share a
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Once you get to this place, it is really hard to leave. That why it is better to go to Rio first come here. I went there alone, 2 hours later I had made friends. you have to considare the fact that it is a hostel and not a luxury hotel. This place is far from Rio, you wont be
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Great place where you can find surf, yoga, nice breakfast, hiking, skate, bbq but above all, you'll cross the path of amazing people volunteering there. Much love to Vivi, Trini, Tiago and all the others :)
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This isn't the fanciest place you'll ever stay, but it has a great vibe. We ended our Brazil trip with a couple days of surf and sun here, and it was exactly what we needed. It's a bit outside of the actual city part of Rio, but that's what we were looking for. Mostly out of the
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Response from Betania A, Owner at Rio Surf n Stay
Responded Aug 24, 2018
Hi Haley! Thank you so much for this review! We really enjoyed having you at our home. Looking forward for your next staying, and remember that returning guests have extra benefits! Hope to see you soon!
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I was supposed to booked an Airbnb for a week for my birthday, and thankfully I didn’t cause if I did I wouldn’t find this awesome hostel that I would call my home in Rio. The staffs are really nice and accommodating especially the owner (Betania) and Vianney. They’re very
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Response from Betania A, Owner at Rio Surf n Stay
Responded Jul 29, 2018
Oh Bani! Thank you for those cute words. You´re such an amazing person, Miss you my little singer "daughter". Your easy going way of living is so inspiring, hope to see again soon and continue being true to yourself! Thousands of kisses from the staff.
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Mesa das refeiçoes
"All the rooms are great. But I have stayed at the Swell."
"Choose a room at the 2nd floor, because it avoids the sounds of the yard, where the breakfast happens"
"go private"
"pick private room, you never know what surprise you my get in a shared accommodations. You can always make friends in the common areas"
"If you don't book a room in advance and there are no more beds, you can rent a tent like I did. They'll even help you set it up."
$18 - $66 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
BrazilState of Rio de JaneiroRio de JaneiroZona Oeste (West Zone)Recreio dos Bandeirantes
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