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2.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 6 April 2018

I stayed almost 3 weeks at the Kariok. Great value. I stayed in a 4 person dorm room and it was clean and had air conditioning. There are individual lockers for each person. Breakfast has bread, cheese/cold cuts, and a variety of fresh fruit plus...More

Date of stay: January 2018
Thank Leslie R
Reviewed 14 February 2018

I am a sixty-six year old female. I have been staying in the hostel for nearly eight weeks whilst doing volunteering work in Rio de Janeiro. The hostel is reasonably centrally located - near the historical part of the city, not far from airports, beaches...More

Date of stay: January 2018
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Reviewed 9 April 2016 via mobile

This is one of the hostels that feels like a higher end one but with reasonable prices . Amazing classical style building with beautiful decor. The highlight though was definitely the Alexis at the reception who went out of his way to assist me with...More

Date of stay: March 2016
Thank Katerina K
Reviewed 8 January 2016 via mobile

This is a pleasant and well organized hostel with good security and helpful English speaking staff. Nice common areas, plenty of places to relax including a TV room and a rooftop. Breakfast varied the days I was there from poor to ok. Wifi was usually...More

Date of stay: January 2016
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Reviewed 24 September 2015

Cheap, clean, good location! Close to the metrostation and it has a good breakfast considering the value for money that you get. The employees are very helpful and have good tips for trips (thanks for everything Wade)!

Date of stay: July 2015
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Welcome to Kariok Hostel, your Rio de Janeiro “home away from home.” Kariok Hostel aims to make your visit as relaxing and enjoyable as possible, which is why so many guests continue to come back year after More year. For those interested in checking out popular landmarks while visiting Rio de Janeiro, Kariok Hostel is located a short distance from Sugarloaf Mountain (3.8 km) and Corcovado Christ the Redeemer (4.7 km). Free wifi is offered to guests, and rooms at Kariok Hostel include air conditioning. For travellers arriving by car, there is street parking. While visiting Rio de Janeiro, you may want to try some ribs at one of the nearby restaurants, such as Fogo de Chao, Churrascaria Palace, or Bar e Restaurante Garota de Ipanema. Looking to explore? Then look no further than Rio Scenarium (1.5 km), Santa Teresa (1.0 km), and Santa Teresa Tram (1.2 km), which are some popular Rio de Janeiro attractions – all conveniently located within walking distance of the hostel. Kariok Hostel puts the best of Rio de Janeiro at your fingertips, making your stay both relaxing and enjoyable. Less
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Kariok Hostel Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Rio de Janeiro > Gloria / Zona Sul (South Zone)
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Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Rio de Janeiro > Gloria / Zona Sul (South Zone)
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"We had a private room for three people, although only two of us. Nice room, it was round the back of the..."
2 Jul 2014
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"Go to Discovery hostel instead."
7 Oct 2013
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"My room was two down from the kitchen on the ground floor and it got quite loud from about 6am onwards...."
18 Sep 2012
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