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“A lovely escape from Rio”
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Hostel Petropolis
Certificate of Excellence
North Yorkshire, England
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172 reviews
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“A lovely escape from Rio”
Reviewed 2 October 2013 via mobile

So petropolis isn't the tourist centre that Rio is - in fact I think my boyfriend and I were about the only two English people in the whole place during our visit. However as a break from Rio and a chance to see the imperial past of the state it was a pleasant visit. Plus, at hostel petropolis we got a double room for 50 rl (about £27) a night which was a welcome break from the cramped hostel dorms of Rio! The bed was super comfortable with really soft covers that were a dream to sleep in; towels were provided and there was free wifi in the rooms. Everything was really clean and the cleaner seemed to be everpresent keeping the communal areas in check. There was a small kitchen that had everything we needed to cook each night, and the hostel was really quiet except for the traffic outside. I would recommend only staying for a night in Petropolis as you can easily see everything in a day;nonetheless it is a lovely escape from Rio and this hostel was perfect for our needs

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Additional Information about Hostel Petropolis

Property: Hostel Petropolis
Address: Rua Santos Dumont 345 | Centro, Petropolis, State of Rio de Janeiro 25625-090, Brazil
Region: Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Petropolis > City Center
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Suites
Hotel Style:
Ranked #13 of 67 Speciality Lodging in Petropolis
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Number of rooms: 18
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
In the same style of European Hostels, Hostel Petropolis offers guests single rooms (with cable TV and wireless internet). Equipped and shared kitchens with refrigerator, microwave, stove, toaster, electric oven, table and etc ... The Hostel's Bathrooms are shared, but we have suites also. Wireless network available 24 hours in the comfort of your room. ... more   less 
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