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CityLights Hostel

07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 24 October 2015 via mobile

Really nice hostel! If you wanna go for a hostel with a good vibe, meet nice and relaxed people and feel at home this is the right one. I had a great time in the city lights! Felipe, Janete and Lucas helped us good, but were also nice to hang out with. Can definitely recommend it

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Reviewed 7 September 2015 via mobile

We only had one night in Sao Paulo, but CityLights made us want to stay longer. Felipe, the manager, was so welcoming and helpful - advising us on arrival to run down the road to Sunset Square to see the sun go down. One of the best sunsets I've seen in South America, and we would have missed it completely...

1Thank lausilov
Reviewed 12 August 2015 via mobile

Rooms were big and comfortable, place was very nice, kitchen was great, staff very helpful! The wifi was very in and out, there was almost no running water, hot or cold, breakfast was usual but minimal, and the location was descent but a bit of a hike from bellavista

Thank Rachelle V
Reviewed 21 July 2015

Me and a friend stayed in the female room with 6 beds for a week in the beginning of June this year. From the start I felt very welcomed and when I called the hostel late the night before to tell them that we would be arriving late because of flight issues, they were very easy and nice to talk...

1Thank Anja B
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 14 April 2015 via mobile

Holy hell, where did all those mozzies come from?? I think staying this hostel would be sweet I'd you were able to get one of the smaller air condition dorm rooms. Unfortunately we got stuck with the big 13 manner which did have an interesting layout but got ridiculously hot in the nights. The fan did nothing more than to...

Thank deels99
Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 2 April 2015 via mobile

I had a four bed dorm. The rooms are ok and clean, the beds are good. Unfortunately you couldnt lock the door but they got lockers outside of the door. the breakfast was ok and the employees very nice. The style is nice aswell but it can be very loud at night in the yard. Unfortunately they offer a airport...

Thank Anni133
Trondheim, Norway
Reviewed 20 February 2015

We stayed here for 3 nights in a private room with bathroom. The room was small but perfect for us. The hostel is located close to the metro, restaurants and bars. It's difficult to see the hostal from the street, so look closely. The staff is super friendly with good tips. Big kitchen and a bar. We would definitely come...

2Thank louisehof
Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 19 January 2015

Quaint little hostel in a good area of Sao Paulo and very close to the metro station. Unfortunately the signage is not clearly viable from the street, making it easy to miss at first. The hostel has all the amenities travelers would need. However, our 4 bedroom room only had a fan, making sleeping quiet a challenge in the Brazilian...

Thank NacquitaK
Fortaleza, CE
Reviewed 6 January 2015

This is the best hostel where I have been, talking about comfort, logistic and design. During the time I expent here the bar most of the time was empty, maybe cause the expensive drinks. At a lower price I consider the social atmosphere would be better although it was ok. Recommended to sleep ;) The best bed and ammenities I...

Thank JCdelascasas
Albury, New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 24 November 2014

This backpackers had a very relaxing environment, was close by to shopping areas, restaurants and nightlife. The staff were very helpful and friendly, free WiFi also which was really handy. Really can´t say anythng bad about it =)

1Thank Dallas S

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Staying in Pinheiros

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Exploring Pinheiros, a neighbourhood known for cozy restaurants and cafes, you will notice a youthful energy. Several cultural centres and institutes surround the area and even its main church, Calvário, hosts a traditional Brazilian “Festa Junina” - a celebration with traditional music, dance, and food during the months of June and July. On the weekends, residents gather at Benedito Calixto Square, a loud and crowded area where people enjoy live music drinks alongside the antiquities fair.
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Additional Information about CityLights Hostel

Address: Rua Padre Garcia Velho 44 | Pinheiros, Sao Paulo, State of Sao Paulo 05421-030, Brazil
Region: Brazil > State of Sao Paulo > Sao Paulo > Pinheiros
Number of rooms: 9
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“all female 6 beds was good”
635anjab, 21 Jul 2015 | Read review
“I choose one room with 11 beds and it is ok.”
JCdelascasas, 6 Jan 2015 | Read review
“All rooms have lock boxes for personal belongings but it all felt safe there.”
65dallass, 24 Nov 2014 | Read review
“ask for the room for 4 on the second floor, its window is on the side of the bld, so you have minimal sun and shade, very important if you go during summer because it gets warm at sunrise...”
Rudym7, 28 Jan 2014 | Read review
“Shared rooms are nice but go for the private room if you can!”
Sammone40, 7 Mar 2013 | Read review
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