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CARIOCA EASY HOSTEL: "RIO DE JANEIRO" Brazil Hotel Tip by swesn

Brazil Hotels: 158 reviews and 137 photos

  Corcovado beyond the Urca bay
by swesn
 
 

Pros :
- Excellent location, situated right below the Sugar Loaf Mountain, in the quiet and safe Urca neighbourhood
- Warm and relaxed atmosphere and friendly staff
- Huge breakfast of bread, spread, fruits, tea, coffee, etc... included
- Great living room and courtyard
- Just 10 minutes by bus to Copacobana beach
- Near to 3 big shopping centres
- Near to a few nice, peaceful beaches
- Beds are very comfortable
- Lockers available

Cons :
- Showers are few and tiny

Dorms : R$35 (2002)

Address: Rua Marechal Cantuaria 168, Urca
Price Comparison: least expensive
othercontact: cariocahostel@hotmail.com
Phone: (21) 22957805
Price: less than US$20
Theme: Hostel

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated Nov 30, 2006
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