Rio Backpackers

Address: Travessa Santa Leocadia 38, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, 21640-280, Brazil | Hotel
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This hotel, located in the Copacabana area of Rio de Janeiro, is near Copacabana Beach, Tijuca National Park, and Santa Teresa.
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          Reviewed by tracey_hunter

          Great fun

          Reviewed Sep 12, 2011
          by (1 review) Shetland , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

          Rooms are clean and mine had a balcony with a hammock which was great. The bathroom is basic but had all I needed. Nice hot showers. Free caipirinha on arrival. My first night a group of residents had lots of drinks in the hostel bar then "G" who works there took us to a samba club in Leblon. Looking forward to more fun nights during my stay here.

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          TripAdvisor Reviews Rio Backpackers Rio de Janeiro

          3.50 of 5 stars Very Good

          Travel Blogs from Rio de Janeiro

          Salvador and Chapada Diamantina

          A travel blog entry by kajsimus on Oct 12, 2015

          2 comments, 10 photos

          ... for our bus back to Salvador. As a bonus, we had the chance to enjoy some Brazilian music from the festival while we were waiting. The next morning we arrived in Salvador, bought bus tickets to Rio and then had a few hours to prepare before leaving again. Once in Rio, we decided to splurge on a taxi to the hotel for some peace of mind. And so now we’re in our cute little place in Santa Teresa with a view of the city where we’ll spend the next four ...

          Rio de Janeiro

          A travel blog entry by rabube on Jan 10, 2015

          30 photos

          ... the steps although they are very beautiful ignorant people feed them so they are a little too tame for my liking

          We also took the cable car up sugar loaf mountain. Worth the visit for great views to fully appreciate the scale of the city. It was 38 degrees that day and with not much shade up there we decided to head back down and resume the position of beach bum on Copacabana beach. Beach chairs tick, beers tick, beautiful ...

          Rio - A Childhood Dream Come True

          A travel blog entry by forsterb on Nov 13, 2014


          ... wet. Given the rain, we convinced ourselves that the banana's and ice cream was a good option to wait out the rain. Yet another good choice.

          Our hotel is ok, it's new and everything's ok but it does remind me just a little bit (based on size) of some of the hotels (bizaness hotels) that Tom and I had while we were in Japan. It's very small but efficient. We're only here for three days so we'll be good I'm sure. The weather ...

          Rio Rocks

          A travel blog entry by claireanddave on Oct 05, 2014

          12 photos

          ... of him, the amount of tattoos he sported and also the two great big scars on either side of his mouth (aka Chelsea Smile). We also soon decided that he was probably part of a violent street gang that preyed on the vulnerabilities of british tourists who would likely be carrying backpacks containing a fair amount of cash, electronic equipment, passports and credit cards etc. This, plus the fact that despite the bus being pretty much empty he decided to sit in the seat directly ...

          The Top Tour

          A travel blog entry by melissa.macleod on Sep 03, 2014

          11 photos

          The day started off at 6.30am with extremely high winds...trees were actually brought down. It wasn't 'National tree cutting day' as Hannah first thought. Well this afternoon we headed on the 'Top Tour' organised by the hostel. It really was a top tour. Orlando was our guide. We learnt so much in one afternoon from our very knowledgeable tour Jen said, he'd be great for a pub quiz. The first stop was Christ ...

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