We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Terrasse Hostel

Prices from our online travel partners are not available
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Rio de Janeiro
07/05/2017 08/05/2017
Show Prices
Management photos
Terrasse Hostel
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

180 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
There are newer reviews for Terrasse Hostel
See the most recent reviews
Showing 28: English reviews
Ribeirao Preto, SP
Reviewed 7 June 2013

Location is perfect but the room that I stayed was really tight and small for 4 people. Besides that is a good price, employees kindly, and very close to ipanema beach. However, the Hostel need to improve their quality, including better common toillets, providing some ventilation and less noisy rooms.

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
 Report
Helpful?
Thank rvertuan
Reviewed 13 April 2013

We couldn't find any accomodation for one of our nights in Rio so we decided to stay there. The room was very tiny, the sheets not very clean, the bathrooms both (tiny and not very clean). There is no air conditionning so the night was hot and noisy. Breakfast is quite bad All of that for the same price as...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Bastise
Terrasse H, Gerente at Terrasse Hostel, responded to this review

On behalf of Terrasse Hostel, I would like to thank you for your comments. Through these we can improve our services and correcting any problem. We are honored to know that even then, your stay in our hostel was very nice. Hope to see you soon. Sincerely,

Warsaw, Poland
Reviewed 1 April 2013

Good hostel. Clean. Excelent location near Ipanema Beach, restaurants, bars, night club/disco and shops. The staff -Rosa, Rick & Nuno was professional, very helpful and friendly. Fantastic atmosphere, very gay friendly. I stayed 5 days and I had good time. Rio is super! I will definitely be staying here again.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Kristof M
Terrasse H, Gerente at Terrasse Hostel, responded to this review

On behalf of Terrasse Hostel, I would like to thank you for your comments. We are honored to know that your stay at our hostel was very nice. Hope to see you soon. Kind regards,

São Paulo, SP
Reviewed 18 February 2013

During Carnival never stay there, except if you do not intend to sleep at night, but during the morning. There´s no stove in the kitchen, so it´s impossible to cook. Fan in the bedroom for couple definitely doesn´t refresh enough in summer. Its bathroom is extremely tight. Staff is polite and Ms. Rosa is extremely kind and helpful. The best...

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
 Report
Helpful?
Thank AndreS_oPaulo_SP
Terrasse H, Gerente at Terrasse Hostel, responded to this review

On behalf of Terrasse Hostel, I would like to thank you for your comments. Through these we can improve our services and correcting any problem. We are honored to know that even then, your stay in our hostel was very nice. Hope to see you soon. Sincerely,

Santiago, Chile
Reviewed 25 September 2012

We booked one night at this hostel before reading reviews here which was an immediate mistake. Once we arrived, the lady at the reception (very friendly and professional) told us our reservation does not exist. After we showed her the confirmation email sent by a guy who works there - called Simon, we realized they lost our reservation. Hostel was...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Srechko
South Africa
Reviewed 21 August 2012

We spent 4 nights too many at this hostel. We got a pretty good idea and feel for the place staying in 2different rooms during the stay. Aside from the people it really has nothing to offer. It is very overpriced and the standard is poor. The place itself as well as the Rooms are very small, place is old,...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank d_elle13
Miami, Florida
Reviewed 19 May 2012

The rooms are the size of a small closet, dirty, smell of mold, they give you a plastic bag with old sheets and old pillow cases that do not match, something your grandmother might use. No TV, no radio, no air conditioning. Just blank walls to stare at. I realized that I didnt have a towel and went to the...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Ed W
Innsbruck, Austria
Reviewed 14 November 2011

I stayed there for two nights in a single room (room size was 7qm),...the hostel in general is smelly, staff unfriendly, very loud (outside and inside, as walls are very thin),...no common areas, guest kitchen is better not to mention and breakfast are only two slizes of bred,...prices are like every where,...I have stayed at anohter hostel in ipanme at...

 Report
Helpful?
3Thank davzro
Barcelona, Spain
Reviewed 5 November 2011

Great Location: Ipanema , just 5 minutes walking from the beach. A part of this, it is a horrible place to stay, rooms are very dirty and noisy. Bathroom are shared but there are just 3 (one for girls on the 1st floor, 1 for boys at the 2nd and the mix one on the 3rd.), so they are not...

 Report
Helpful?
3Thank Fran P
Barcelona, Spain
Reviewed 5 November 2011

We stayed at Terrasse Hostel for 3 nights. It has a great location, just one block away from the Ipanema beach (between post 8 and 9). The room is not really clean with sand over the floor, sheets are dirty and old, really unconfortable. One of the room (n 9) wall is made with a thin wood panel, so you...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Dprozess

268 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (25)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (7)
Viewed
View from Room (3)
Viewed
Room/Suite (1)
Viewed
Other (14)

TripAdvisor Photos: Professional photos exclusively commissioned by TripAdvisor

Viewed
All TripAdvisor Photos (236)
Viewed
Beach (11)
Viewed
Double Room with Shared Bathroom (22)
Viewed
Double Suite (46)
Viewed
Double Suite (without AC) (26)
Viewed
Dining (16)
Viewed
Single Room with Shared Bathroom (16)
Viewed
Suite (AC) (23)
Viewed
The Hotel (46)
Viewed
Twin Room with Shared Bathroom (17)
Viewed
Twin with Shared Bathroom (13)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (7)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (1)
Viewed
Room/Suite (4)
Viewed
Other (2)
07/05/2017 08/05/2017
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Rio de Janeiro hotels
Ipanema
Golden Tulip Ipanema Plaza
Golden Tulip Ipanema Plaza
#115 of 281 in Rio de Janeiro
1,189 reviews
Ipanema
Tiffany's Residence Service
Tiffany's Residence Service
#194 of 281 in Rio de Janeiro
38 reviews
Ipanema
El Misti Ipanema
El Misti Ipanema
#4 of 761 in Rio de Janeiro
330 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Ipanema
Bonita Ipanema Pousada & Hostel
Bonita Ipanema Pousada & Hostel
#22 of 761 in Rio de Janeiro
636 reviews
Ipanema
The Mango Tree
The Mango Tree
#30 of 761 in Rio de Janeiro
461 reviews
Ipanema
Adventure House
Adventure House
#71 of 761 in Rio de Janeiro
243 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Staying in Ipanema

Neighbourhood Profile
Ipanema
Ipanema is considered Rio's crown jewel. It offers the best view of the sunset from Arpoador and is inspiration for the legendary song, “The Girl from Ipanema.” Ipanema is an upscale area, home to many high-end restaurants and luxury shops, many of which can be found on the charming Garcia d'Ávila Avenue. The neighbourhood is very rich culturally, housing many art galleries that show contemporary art. There is also a great variety of nightlife in the neighbourhood, which buzzes with many options for every taste.
Explore this neighbourhood

Amenities

Highlights
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Things to do
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Suites
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service

Additional Information about Terrasse Hostel

Address: Rua Farme de Amoedo 35 | Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22420-020, Brazil
Region: Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Rio de Janeiro > Ipanema
Price Range: RM83 - RM331 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
Also Known As:
Terrasse Hotel Rio De Janeiro
Terrasse Hostel Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Terrasse Hostel staff and other travellers.
1 question
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Terrasse Hostel staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“E.g. Electrical outlets need AC converter if you are traveling from the US. You can buy one at nearby shops for $10 US dollars”
TheTourist16254, 11 Nov 2015 | Read review
“The "ensuite" rooms have a toilet and shower IN the room, just separated by a glass divider. Poor WI-FI signal on the 2nd floor.”
maukka2015, 12 Jun 2015 | Read review
“not in ipanema, no en ipanema, nao em ipanema”
769javij, 7 May 2015 | Read review
“During Carnival never stay there, except if you do not intend to sleep at night, but during the morning. There´s no stove in the kitchen, so it´s impossible to cook. Fan in the bedroom for couple definitely doesn´t refresh enough in summer. Its bathroom is extremely tight. Staff is polite and Ms. Rosa is extremely kind and helpful. The best location in Rio. So check your priorities and make your choice!”
AndreS_oPaulo_SP, 18 Feb 2013 | Read review
“If you have to stay there then stay in a room that's on the same floor as the toilet and away from the windows and road.”
d_elle13, 21 Aug 2012 | Read review
5 of 5