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This hostel can be perfect for someone looking for a value deal. It has decent breakfast to offer, centrally located, friendly and very informative staff. There are hardly any restrictions, in fact you will often see main staff/owner chilling around, talking to other fellow travellers!...More
I stayed here over Christmas and New Year and would highly recommend to anyone looking to have a good time! There's something to do most nights around Lapa and usually a good group of people to do stuff with during the day. Everyone working there...More
I stayed her for three nights in June 2016 with friends, this is a brilliant hostel for meeting people to explore Brazil with and to party. The hostel is definitely a party hostel- its loud during the night, it isn't the cleanliest hostel you will...More
Wow sitting at breakfast in my next hostel and missing books. I loved everything, the rooms are clean and big, the bathrooms always perfectly clean and the kitchen ready to use.
The breakfast is amazing, loads of fruit cereal and yummy toasties do you need...More
Books hostel is for sure a hostel you would want to visit if you like to party and talk to a lot of people. The atmosphere is always great and the owner Felipe is always helpful. One of the things he helped me with was...More
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Things to do
US$11 - US$39 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Santa Teresa is a bohemian enclave hosting many local artists’ studios. The narrow, winding streets of this neighbourhood were revitalised years ago, and visitors can now stroll through this area to view magnificent mansions dating back to the late 19th and early 20th century. A highlight not miss: Museu Chacará do Céu, a former mansion turned museum which houses works by prominent Brazilian modern artists.
Hey there, We paid at the end of our stay so this sounds a little bit strange. Especially since you can't pay via PayPal. Felipe is the boss there, was the email from him? And was there a reason why you had to pay in full... More
Hey there, We paid at the end of our stay so this sounds a little bit strange. Especially since you can't pay via PayPal. Felipe is the boss there, was the email from him? And was there a reason why you had to pay in full before arrival? I hope you get it sorted out!
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"Pick one with a fan if going during the summer ;) Although I think all rooms have fans"