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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed in a dorm room for 3 nights. The location is great, very close walking to the metro stop, and walking distance to lots of shopping and restaurants in the neighborhood. Felt safe walking around. The hostel was clean and well staffed. Staff and other guests were friendly, and they had events each night like pasta, drinks, dancing lessons....

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for just one night Great location close to the train station. Staff helped me with directions to the airport. There was a Nintendo64 console which was good fun. Rooms were nice spacious and clean. Wifi was good and worked throughout the Hostal.

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Denise C, Proprietário at Hostel Alice, responded to this review

Hey Andy! We're very happy you had a good time staying with us. Hope to see you again in the future.

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 February 2016 via mobile

We loved the brief 2 nights we stayed here. The staff are snacking and really try supper hard to help. They go out of their way to make you happy by making caipirinhas and involving everyone in stuff that's going on. There is no air con in the rooms which can get hot. The wifi was a little rubbish but...

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Denise C, Proprietário at Hostel Alice, responded to this review

Hello Dear! Thanks for the kind review! We are working on the wi-fi problem, changing the internet company and installing new routers over the house have solved the problems! We hope to see you again! Kind Regards Denise

Reviewed 20 January 2016 via mobile

Lovely Neighborhood in Villa Madalena with public Metro close by and public Buses at your doorstep. Self catering kitchen and a lovely Garden at the back with Hamocks and benches to relax. Staff are English speaking and very helpful and friendly. Rooms are clean with up to 4,6, or 8 bed dorms. Supermakets are 5 to 10 min walk. Some...

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Santa Rosa, California
Reviewed 19 January 2016

The things I liked most about this hostel were the staff and the location. The staff were always friendly, fun, informative and quick to include people in activities. I made a lot of friends quickly during my stay that made my experience in the city much deeper and more authentic. The neighborhood of Villa Madalena is very cool. It has...

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Sao Paulo, SP
Reviewed 25 October 2015 via mobile

I loved how they received me on a such family like place, well structured and well decorated. They have breakfast with bread made at the local, good bathrooms and the bedrooms come with all facilities. Coming back here soon!

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1Thank Jean M
Pyongyang, North Korea
Reviewed 9 September 2015

Hostel Alice is the perfect place to stay while you're exploring Sao Paulo, and they have secure, onsite parking too. The folks here have gone out of their way to accommodate my bike and me on multiple return trips to Sao Paulo. The owner and staff show their pride in this lovely hostel by providing a clean, peaceful, fun, secure,...

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Sao Paulo, SP
Reviewed 7 August 2015

Yes, the very comfortable and stable beds made a very good fundament for being well rested to both party in the very famous and boheme bar area in Vila Madelena - as well as having the energy to seeing the many famous attractions in Sao Paulo in generel: Parks to get sun ( which I also could in this hostel...

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Brasília, Brasil
Reviewed 2 April 2015

The hostel is very well located in Vila Madalena, a great neighborhood of São Paulo. The subway station is very close, well-lit and passes a sense of security even close to its closure schedule. The attendants are very attentive and will give you great tips on city attractions.

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 20 February 2015 via mobile

Very nice place to stay. Has a nice outdoor area with hammocks. Bathrooms were clean. The staff was super friendly and helpful, and helped me figure out how to fix the broken vivo cell service. Would recommend.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Bar/Lounge
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Hostel Alice

Address: Rua Harmonia, 1275 | one block away from Vila Madalena subway station and bus terminal, Sao Paulo, State of Sao Paulo, Brazil
Region: Brazil > State of Sao Paulo > Sao Paulo
Price Range: £11 - £47 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hostel Alice 2*
Number of rooms: 2
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“Quietest room would be the room with 6 beds, facing the back garden and courtyard.”
 of 5 bubbles P8609YNchristopherb, 19 Jan 2016 | Read review
“It is a good hotel for just to sleep at night. During the day, enjoy a touring in the city of São Paulo.”
 of 5 bubbles omnilucas, 2 Apr 2015 | Read review
“If your are going alone, I recommend to stay in shared rooms. Not sure for couples. Lockers in every room (4-shared and 8-shared).”
 of 5 bubbles 894mat_asd, 15 Feb 2015 | Read review
“During the summer, book the room for 8 it has A/c.”
 of 5 bubbles Moa_3311, 13 Jan 2015 | Read review
“We had a private room in the garden which was lovely”
 of 5 bubbles Rosearia, 22 Jul 2014 | Read review
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