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Swell's Hostel & Suites

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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
  • 12 Jan 2016
    “Worst hostel experience ever”
  • 8 May 2014
    “Friendly, affordable hostel in a great location”
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Estrada de Maracaipe 83 Porto de Galinhas, Ipojuca, State of Pernambuco 55590-000 Brazil See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Suites
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 12 January 2016 via mobile

Everything was very dirty, including the kitchen and the room, and there was no running water in the entire facility. The water of the swimming pool was green, the toilets were clugged and nobody washed during our stay. It was disgusting. We decided to leave...More

Thank Marie L
Reviewed 8 May 2014

I only planned to spend one afternoon in Porto de Galinhas, but ended up spending 3 days there thanks to Swell's hostel. It was more like crashing at a friend's house than staying in a hostel. Great value, clean rooms, great breakfast. I highly recommend...More

Thank Rebecca G
Reviewed 11 April 2014

I went to maracaipe to spend my birthday. I had a great time, the hostel has everything you need and is super comfy. The staff was wonderful very helpful. Maracaipe is super laid back and doesnt have much but its so close to porto you...More

Thank Katiana Maria S
Reviewed 8 February 2014

I've booked this hostel online and the place really surprised me . first of all the location and the price range is the best. Than the services are really good! Fast Internet wi-fi, hight level of security, sweempool, bike rent, airconditioning in room, breakfast always...More

Thank mianat
Reviewed 31 January 2014 via mobile

Pros: close to the beach, a/c works, chill (verrrry chill) staff and guests, clean rooms Cons: the street it's situated on is pretty sketchy, across from the neighborhood's dump-your-crap-lot. Not much to do in the area, but if you have a car to easily get...More

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Um projeto idealizado por uma equipe de jovens empreendedores Brasileiros e Uruguaios, que se encantaram com a incrivel beleza natural do nordeste brasileiro. Realizaremos um projeto capaz de More satisfazer e exceder todas as expectativas dos nossos hospedes a partir de Setembro de 2013. The hostel its a proyect made by a group of young and enthusiatam people from Brazil and Uruguay that fall in love with this wonderfull paradise on earth. Our expectatives are related to make your stay here an incredible experience. We are waiting for you from 2013/september. Nuestro hostel es un emprendimento realizado por un equipo de jovenes y entusiastas Brasilenhos y Uruguayos que encantados por la belleza de este lugar desarrollamos este proyecto cuyo objetivo es recibir a nuestros huespedes atendiendo todas sus expectativas desde setiembre de 2013. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Outdoor pool
Shuttle Bus Service
Room Service
Free Parking
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
6
Also Known As
Swell's Hostel & Suites Brazil/Pernambuco
Location
Brazil > State of Pernambuco > Ipojuca
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
6
Also Known As
Swell's Hostel & Suites Brazil/Pernambuco
Location
Brazil > State of Pernambuco > Ipojuca
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Traveller (18)
Pool & Beach (10)
Room & Suite (2)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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"Some rooms do not have air conditioning.-"
Euromuru
27 Jan 2014
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