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Reviewed 6 May 2015 via mobile

Iv stayed at this hotel for a week and I can say it's been lovely. Met some really cool people staying here and the staff have gone out there way to help me have a lovely time in Rio. And a big thanks to, Jessica and nelson :)

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Budapest, Hungary
Reviewed 2 June 2014

actually, I don't even stay there. I've book but then when I arrive there's was a problem with my room so I'll have to wait... nobody even offer to keep my bags. They just let me siting with all my stuff waiting them solve the problem (meanwhile i saw a cockroach at the reception). After more than a hour waiting,...

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3Thank Leticia_Vanz
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Reviewed 9 February 2014

The first day I stayed at SunRio the electricity was turned off so I was shipped to another hostel.At the SunRio the matresses were thin from overuse so expect to wake up with a bad back.One of the workers was nice but it doesn´t make for the attitude of the others.The breakfast was not so nice to be kind.When I...

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1Thank Michael B
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 July 2013

My boyfriend and I stayed in this hostel as it was recommended by the company we booked our flights through (STA travel). We were encouraged to book with this hostel as it was a little cheaper, and in the quieter, safer Botafogo. Upon arriving, I instantly regretted this decision. The staff were its biggest let down. The rudest was a...

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3Thank 11_Mariposa_11
Reviewed 3 February 2013

Being 2 young English girls jut landing after a 12 hour flight we hoped for some of that super friendly Brazilian spirit that everyone told us about. Nada. Found ourselves squeezed into a tiny room with too many people in it. Door with a dodgy lock and 3/4 rooms sharing one dingy unclean bathroom and toilet. Breakfast was a half...

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2Thank Whitbyl94
Lima, Peru
Reviewed 27 October 2012 via mobile

The hostel is located on a nice area in Botafogo close to any transportation. The metro station is only a block away as well as the bus stops. You can get there easily from the airports by paying R$12 for the premium bus service and avoid a taxi fee. There is also a local supermarket a block away which i...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 10 January 2010

Stayed here with a friend of mine.... very friendly staff.... i think it's family owned..... they don't organise any outings themselves but they are affiliated with many groups that do and have a pinboard with all the tours available so it's easy to organise through them...... we went on a favela tour and saw a game at maracana which the...

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Staying in Botafogo

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Botafogo
In recent years, Botafogo has become one of the hottest neighbourhoods in Rio. It hosts many modern restaurants with contemporary food and many venues to listen to rock and electronic music. Its numerous bars and pubs make this area a great choice for anyone interested in a great nightlife experience - in fact, some bars in the area are open all night. Casa Daros, an art museum that showcases amazing artists from Latin America, is a must see located in a historical building in Botafogo.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about Sun Rio Hostel

Address: Praia de Botafogo n. 462 Casa 5, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22250-040, Brazil
Region: Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Rio de Janeiro > Botafogo
Price Range: RM85 - RM219 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Sun Rio Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 35
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