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    The LightHouse

    Rua Barao da Torre 175 | Casa 20, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22411-001, Brazil
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    Room & Suite (6)
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    • Excellent60%
    • Very good27%
    • Average10%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible0%
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
    Multilingual Staff
    Shuttle Bus Service
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    Reviewed 14 July 2013

    Good location - just a block away from the main street and a couple more from the beach. The double room was o.k., just the shared bathrooms are a bit dirty and smelly. Bit expensive though, but we suppose Rio just is expensive. However, staff...More

    Thank Sawasdee2010
    Reviewed 16 June 2013

    The staff of this place is incredibly nice (and funny) e-mails before arrival, making the rules for checkin less irritating (cancellation is 24 hours but if you arrive 2 hours later than the estimated times you usually will lose your bed). They are also very...More

    2  Thank LiveLikeTom
    Reviewed 9 June 2013

    First time staying in a hostel, and it was a great experience. Lighthouse is located off of a small side "street/ally" behind a newspaper stand (it blocks the view of the gate entrance if you're in a cab), all the way at the end on...More

    2  Thank 1_2_3_A_Pat
    Reviewed 18 May 2013

    We booked after reading all the great reviews but I was initially disappointed and thought about leaving. We arrived after dark so that didn't help but the sheets/towels were thin and stained (although freshly laundered) and the bathroom was grotty with a small shower cubicle...More

    1  Thank CIW001
    Reviewed 27 April 2013

    Fantastic staff, clean room and a nice intimate hostel. The location was perfect, close to the beach, lake, shops and restaurants. Breakfast was great and there was free drinking water and coffee that you could help yourself to all day long. The bathrooms were fine...More

    Thank Sarah D
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Beachfront
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    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Price range
    • US$20 - US$62 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 2
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    • Brazil >
    • State of Rio de Janeiro >
    • Rio de Janeiro >
    • Ipanema
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    • The LightHouse Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
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    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
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