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    Books Hostel

    Rua Francisco Muratori 10, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20230-080, Brazil
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Traveller (43)
    Room & Suite (34)
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    • Excellent64%
    • Very good19%
    • Average10%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible3%
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    “toastie maker” (2 reviews)
    “clean dorms” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    1.0 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

    This is a party hostel, be warned, people. It means loud music, loudly talking are on for 24 hours, seriously, especially on weekends. Week nights they turned off the music after 12am, but they can't shut up the party animals. It's good atmosphere only if...More

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    Reviewed 10 June 2016

    I've stayed in hostels before in Lapa, Rio de Janeiro, but Books is the best experience that I've had. The staff are fantastic, the location is perfect, and transport to the beaches and other tourist sites are very easy. Staff are always on hand to...More

    Thank Richard W
    Reviewed 5 June 2016

    First off, this is a party hostel that attracts a young crowd. I actually felt like i was back in college, staying at a dorm and partying with friends all night. having said that, it's not for everyone. If you want peace and quiet and...More

    Thank Jeremiah D
    Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

    I can't say enough good things about this place. Great breakfast, party atmosphere, good common areas, a kitchen and good bar! The hostel owner is definitely what makes this place what it is! He makes a huge effort to learn your name, he chats to...More

    Thank Natasha B
    Reviewed 24 May 2016

    Books is a total diamond in the rough, Lapa may seem overwhelming, but the staff will take you under their wing. It's an excellent location to get to any major tourist attractions, but the real draw is the staff and the atmosphere. You'll get parties,...More

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    • State of Rio de Janeiro >
    • Rio de Janeiro >
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    Santa Teresa
    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.
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    7 December 2014|
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    Response from Jessie P | Reviewed this property |
    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
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    "Ask for the room up the back stairs by the kitchen, on the far side of the bathroom. It's the quietest..."
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    "Try to stay upstairs, it is a bit more quiet at night."
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    "all room are good!"
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    "The 10 Bed dorm you will not be able to get to sleep before 11pm as it is right above the bar."
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