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Reviewed 23 February 2016

i stayed in this hostel for a few days and it was really comfortable, good location and nice rooms. I would say the best part about this hostel is the staff. I had the pleasure of meeting a guy called Juan, he spoke English so well and was so helpful, I was able to get some really great tips and...

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Europe
Reviewed 10 January 2016

Pros: Close to the airport, nice breakfast. Cons: Our first room smelled like pee (literally) and therefore had to ask for a new (and more expensive) room. The second room did not smell like pee, but from smoke from nearby smokers. It was noisy at 3AM, and we were attacked by a swarm of a thousand bugs at dusk while...

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australia
Reviewed 21 May 2015 via mobile

I had a private double room with air conditioning and fan and private bathroom for 130real. The fan was quite noisy so it blocked out other noises so I slept well. It is on a busy road close to the airport. It only costs 10 real from/to airport Breakfast is the usual but I had difficulty eating it due to...

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Belo Horizonte, MG
Reviewed 6 April 2015 via mobile

This hostel offers fair accommodations and service, has a nice pool and a great friendly staff. It's located quite close to the airport and not that far from the beach if you don't mind walking a bit. Definitely would recommend it and stay there again.

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Reviewed 30 January 2015

I am so surprised by the negative comments here & can only think that they have made changes since these comments were made. My friend & I ended up staying 5 days because the staff were just so friendly, caring & helpful.....it really did feel like home. Only one staff member could speak fluent English, but it didn't matter, when...

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Thank Shandunc
Saint-Remy-de-Provence, France
Reviewed 21 June 2014 via mobile

No wifi, eaten alive by Mosquitos. Poor service. In a dangerous area. I'm very suspicious of the above positive reviews. This place ruined my time in Recife. I had a horse door which made a huge amount of noise when the endless amount of 'guests' would stroll through my room.

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Reviewed 9 July 2013

We didn't have a good experience at Arrecifes'. The room was totally sealed, and the air conditioning was not enough to have a pleasant air. Our room had a lot of mold!! Also, they said our 2-person room had private bathroom, but it was actually shared with another 2-person room. To complete the bad experience, the staff in the reception...

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1Thank volneids
Worcestershire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 January 2013

Great hotel great location Such a shame the connecting inlet has been left unused because of Lanzerote government , Could be a great plus for the hotel and Arrecife, lovely lido and gardens. Great staff and food.

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Fond du Lac, Wisconsin
Reviewed 24 December 2012

I did not know what to expect when I booked a room at Arrecifes, but I know where I'll stay if I ever return to Recife. This hostel was absolutely fantastic. The people are friendly. Everything was perfectly clean. The beach was only a few blocks away and Recife has a beautiful ocean-side walk there. The breakfast was terrific. The...

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1Thank Chad E
Patos de Minas, MG
Reviewed 8 December 2010

It's a brand new Hostel in Recife at Boa Viagem. Everything is clean, new and organized, Staff is amazing, they just took care of us and made us feeling as we were at home.They have air-conditioned rooms, free wi-fi, cable, pool table, great area for being at night talking and enjoying the great weather of Recife. I would definately recomend...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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We invite you to take full advantage of the incredible city that is Recife. Come visit new places, beaches, meet people and make new friends. Surround yourself with our cozy, relaxing atmosphere and our pleasant, friendly and upbeat environment. We’re all ready for you. It would be such a pleasure to host you!!! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Arrecifes Hostel

Address: Rua Camboim 870 | Boa Viagem, Recife, State of Pernambuco 51130-110, Brazil
Region: Brazil > State of Pernambuco > Recife
Number of rooms: 8
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“Rooms with fans are very hot....but then zircon is very cold....”
 of 5 bubbles Shandunc, 30 Jan 2015 | Read review
“Avoid the room in the back, and ask for rooms with windows!!”
 of 5 bubbles volneids, 9 Jul 2013 | Read review
“No need for high room anything over four will be great, with sea view”
 of 5 bubbles bnhms2016, 23 Jan 2013 | Read review
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