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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible2%
31 Mar 2016
“Nice location to plan trip to Christ statue in early morning.”
25 Sep 2015
“Nice hostel”
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Multilingual Staff
Free Parking
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 September 2014

Stayed for the World Cup, staff was friendly, people from all over the World was there and everybody had a good time. 10-15 minutes walk from metro station Largo de Machado and from one of the spots where you can go to Cristo Redentor.

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Reviewed 4 September 2014

The staff were nice, the breakfast good, but the showers were most of time cold and dirty. The restroom were always dirty and for some days there was no water, so using the toilets was a challenge. Also, people were very loud on the hallways...More

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Reviewed 4 September 2014

The room is fine and clean, the toilets were cleans as well. But it was too expensive for the quality of the hostel. A friend pay less than me and rent an apartment in front of Copacabana. The staff were friendly just with European people,...More

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Reviewed 27 August 2014

I had planned to stay iun Rio for only four days while working at the World Cup and ended up staying at Samba Palace for 14! That is how much fun Rio is and how great of a spot that Samba Palace was for travelers...More

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Reviewed 27 July 2014

This hostel does a job for those after cheap(ish) accommodation in Rio, but don't go if you're expecting luxury and/or comfort! Samba Palace is in Laranjeiras, a quietish neighbourhood which is a 15 min walk from the Rio subway, or around a $25 (Reais) to...More

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"the larger rooms are cheaper but the smaller ones mean less disturbance from other guests"
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"Stay in a dorm or private room away from the kitchen."
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"Avoid rooms on the ground floor. Book upstairs at the back if you can."
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"not on bottom floor near reception"
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