Hostel Pousada Favelinha

Address: Rua Almirante Alexandrino 2023, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, 22221, Brazil | Hostel
 
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This hostel, located in the Santa Teresa area of Rio de Janeiro, is near Sao Conrado Beach, Museu Internacional de Arte Naif, Boticario Square, and Chacara do Ceu Museum.
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      TravelPod Member ReviewsHostel Pousada Favelinha Rio de Janeiro

      Reviewed by kris_bahati

      Best view ever!!!

      Reviewed Nov 10, 2010
      by (1 review) not sure yet , Belgium Flag of Belgium

      This is a little hostel in the middle of one of the most easy going favelas. We took the double room after a long flight and it was more then worth it. A master bed, including a private bathroom and toillet, a prime view over Rio itself and by night you get to see a jungle of lights! Every morning you get a breakfast (included) excisting out of coffee, cheese and ham, butter, jam, dulce de leche and fresh fruit every day. It's so close to the center that everything you wanna do is easy by foot.
      The only downpart is finding this little paradise in the first place.

      This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

      TripAdvisor Reviews Hostel Pousada Favelinha Rio de Janeiro

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