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Arraial Do Cabo Central Hostel

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Reviewed 19 February 2015

rooms have windows agains a wall except for room 3 that points to a barking dog at Night. The new owner decided to close the big kitchen just for staf and we have to use an extremely tiny kitchen with no windows where everything smells like humidity. Near the kitchen there are few sofas that smell lile they haven't been... More 

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Reviewed 16 January 2015

This was the worst hostel I ever stayed in. The staff was not very interested to help, the showers weren't working, the water was cold and the bathroom wasn't clean. The kitchen was a mess too and I don't even think the sheets of the beds were changed.. As for safety, I wasn't given a key, and the room wasn't... More 

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Reviewed 14 August 2013

Really enjoyed our stay at this hostel. Staff were so friendly and helpful and even hosted a dinner party for us where they cooked a local dish for us to try. Big kitchen with good facilities and the communal area was nice. Rooms clean and secure. Very close to beached praia dos anjos and praia do fondo and very near... More 

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Reviewed 9 April 2013 via mobile

We stayed here for a full week, three people including one couple - the couple shared a room and the third friend slept in the dorm. The first room we were offered smelled of mold and we could hardly breathe, but thankfully there was another room available that was better so we got to switch without much trouble :) The... More 

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Reviewed 16 January 2013

Arraial Central Hostel is a cheap option to stay at this beautiful beach town off Rio. Not too big, but not tiny either. There's free wi-fi, computer with internet, a kitchen with fridge to use, and breakfast is simple but honest. The staff are very friendly, helpful and resourceful, and they are well informed about the town, services and options... More 

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Address: Rua Vera Cruz | Praia Dos Anjos, Arraial do Cabo, State of Rio de Janeiro 28930-000, Brazil
Region: Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Arraial do Cabo
Price Range: RM255 - RM545 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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“Take the dorms upstairs; better than the private rooms downstairs.”
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