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    Meiai Hostel

    Rua Guilhermina Guinle 127, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22270-060, Brazil
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    1 - 5 of 78 reviews

    Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

    I was here just for one night before another booking but I would have loved to stay longer. Great staff and nice breakfast. Beds and bathrooms were in good condition. My WiFi cut out quite a bit which was annoying.

    Thank chrisPL89
    Reviewed 5 March 2017

    We stayed at Meiai hostel over Carnival and found the price quite good in comparison to other options. It was very clean and the reception staff were very friendly and helpful, they kept a board updated with the daily carnival blocos and activities. The breakfast...More

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    Thank melikins88
    Reviewed 19 January 2017

    I have stayed in Meiai several times and I want to come back! Rooms and Bathrooms are clean, staff is friendly and breakfast is delicious. I highly recommend it! Interaction is not main aspect of the place. But if you need a place to sleep...More

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    Thank Paulistano33
    Reviewed 4 December 2016

    I was supposed to spend 7 nights here but only ended up only staying for one evening. I must admit that the staff were exemplary; really polite and quite helpful- most notably Natalia and July. However, considering the cost of the hostel I was a...More

    Thank Maya M
    Reviewed 6 October 2016

    Very nice host but it was very expensive for the service provided and the breakfast was not good. Room was ok anyway, just too expensive. However the common area were new and perfect to relax. It looks more like a hotel than a hostel.More

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    Thank Loic G
    Response from Meiai H, Gerente at Meiai HostelResponded 9 October 2016
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    Thank you for your rating. We would just like to understand exactly did you not like at the breakfast, because...More

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    • US$19 - US$62 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • State of Rio de Janeiro >
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    • Botafogo
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    Botafogo
    In recent years, Botafogo has become one of the
    hottest neighbourhoods in Rio. It hosts many modern
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    listen to rock and electronic music. Its numerous bars
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    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
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    Nearby Restaurants
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    Guilhermina Bar
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    .01 km away
    Na Brasa Columbia Botafogo
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    .23 km away
    KFC
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    Nearby Attractions
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    Vanessa C
    9 September 2014|
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    Response from Meiai H | Property representative |
    Hello Vanessa! Send us an email and we will reply with our bank account information, where you can make a deposit, so we wont need your credit card. About the check in, usually is made after 2pm but you can leave your... More
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    "The location in Botafogo was great, you are between the city and the beaches and right near the Sugarloaf..."
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    "ask for a private double room with ensuite bathroom"
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    "I have stayed in shared room called Set Fire (Botafogo) and it was ok. It was the cheapest one in that time."
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    "If you go with a group of friends, book a private room."
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