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Arrecifes Hostel

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2016

i stayed in this hostel for a few days and it was really comfortable, good location and nice rooms. I would say the best part about this hostel is the staff. I had the pleasure of meeting a guy called Juan, he spoke English so well and was so helpful, I was able to get some really great tips and... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2016

Pros: Close to the airport, nice breakfast. Cons: Our first room smelled like pee (literally) and therefore had to ask for a new (and more expensive) room. The second room did not smell like pee, but from smoke from nearby smokers. It was noisy at 3AM, and we were attacked by a swarm of a thousand bugs at dusk while... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 via mobile

I had a private double room with air conditioning and fan and private bathroom for 130real. The fan was quite noisy so it blocked out other noises so I slept well. It is on a busy road close to the airport. It only costs 10 real from/to airport Breakfast is the usual but I had difficulty eating it due to... More 

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Belo Horizonte, MG
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015 via mobile

This hostel offers fair accommodations and service, has a nice pool and a great friendly staff. It's located quite close to the airport and not that far from the beach if you don't mind walking a bit. Definitely would recommend it and stay there again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

I am so surprised by the negative comments here & can only think that they have made changes since these comments were made. My friend & I ended up staying 5 days because the staff were just so friendly, caring & helpful.....it really did feel like home. Only one staff member could speak fluent English, but it didn't matter, when... More 

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Saint-Remy-de-Provence, France
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014 via mobile

No wifi, eaten alive by Mosquitos. Poor service. In a dangerous area. I'm very suspicious of the above positive reviews. This place ruined my time in Recife. I had a horse door which made a huge amount of noise when the endless amount of 'guests' would stroll through my room.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2013

We didn't have a good experience at Arrecifes'. The room was totally sealed, and the air conditioning was not enough to have a pleasant air. Our room had a lot of mold!! Also, they said our 2-person room had private bathroom, but it was actually shared with another 2-person room. To complete the bad experience, the staff in the reception... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

Great hotel great location Such a shame the connecting inlet has been left unused because of Lanzerote government , Could be a great plus for the hotel and Arrecife, lovely lido and gardens. Great staff and food.

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Fond du Lac, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2012

I did not know what to expect when I booked a room at Arrecifes, but I know where I'll stay if I ever return to Recife. This hostel was absolutely fantastic. The people are friendly. Everything was perfectly clean. The beach was only a few blocks away and Recife has a beautiful ocean-side walk there. The breakfast was terrific. The... More 

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Patos de Minas, MG
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2010

It's a brand new Hostel in Recife at Boa Viagem. Everything is clean, new and organized, Staff is amazing, they just took care of us and made us feeling as we were at home.They have air-conditioned rooms, free wi-fi, cable, pool table, great area for being at night talking and enjoying the great weather of Recife. I would definately recomend... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We invite you to take full advantage of the incredible city that is Recife. Come visit new places, beaches, meet people and make new friends. Surround yourself with our cozy, relaxing atmosphere and our pleasant, friendly and upbeat environment. We’re all ready for you. It would be such a pleasure to host you!!! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Arrecifes Hostel

Address: Rua Camboim 870 | Boa Viagem, Recife, State of Pernambuco 51130-110, Brazil
Location: Brazil > State of Pernambuco > Recife
Price Range: $15 - $39 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Arrecifes Hostel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 8
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