Best Rio Hostel - Rio de Janeiro

Rua Ministro Alfredo Valadao, 36, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 22031-050  show map
 2 stars
  • Overview
  • Rooms & Availability
  • Location
  • Guest reviews
  • Facilities
^

Best Rio Hostel - Rio de Janeiro

 Paid Wi-Fi

Paid Wi-Fi in public areas

 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Sports activities

Billiards/Pool tables

Darts

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge area

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

 Child-friendly

Game room

 Air conditioning

Overview

Best Rio Hostel is located in Copacabana district next to Copacabana Beach, Arpoador and Army Historic Museum and Fort of Copacabana. Such amenities like a gift shop, currency exchange, a luggage storage and a designated smoking area are provided.

A short distance to a subway station enables you to get to Nova Sepetiba, Teatro Net Rio and Chacrinha Park in no time. Offering portuguese meals, Adega Perola is situated 200 meters of the property.

This hostel is just 100 meters away from the Rua Tonelero próximo ao número 380 bus stop and within a 5-minute walk from Siqueira Campos underground station.

Rooms

The hostel offers 12 rooms. Most of them feature a separate toilet, individual climate control, a TV and a balcony. There are beds with personal lockers and linens in the rooms including Deluxe Double Room, Standard Triple Room and Standard Quadruple Room. Rooms are fitted with single beds. Rooms include access to shared bathrooms.

Eat & Drink

A complimentary varied buffet breakfast is served in the dining room.

Services

Guests will have the use of ticket service, 24-hour reception and laundry.

Relax

The property offers billiard and darts for guests onsite.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas at BRL 5 per day.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Number of rooms:   12.

This field is required.
Email not defined
 Open
WRITE A QUICK REVIEW
Very Bad Excellent
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
Rate this hostel
YOUR IMPRESSION OF THE HOTEL

In general

Pros

Cons

YOUR DETAILS
First Name
Email
Cancel
To get your review moderated and published, please read our Terms and Conditions.

Facilities

General

  • Paid Wi-Fi in public areas
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Multilingual staff
  • Currency exchange
  • Luggage storage

Sports & Fitness

  • Billiards/Pool tables
  • Darts

Services

  • Paid city shuttle
  • Laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Snack bar

Meeting facilities

  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Game room

Leisure facilities

  • Beach towels
  • Karaoke
  • Library

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Fan/Extractor

Media

  • Cable/Satellite television

Policies

Check-in

  • from 14:00-23:00 

Check-out

  • until 04:00-12:00 

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 5 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hostel

hostel Best Rio Hostel - Rio de Janeiro Rio de Janeiro location
Show big map »

Hostel Address:

Rua Ministro Alfredo Valadao, 36, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 22031-050

Get directions
City Center
  • Rio de Janeiro
    4.5 mi
Airports
  • 4.2 mi
  • Galeão–Antonio Carlos Jobim International Airport (GIG)
    11.5 mi
Train Stations
  • Estação D Pedro II Central Station
    4.4 mi
  • Train Stations
    400 ft
Underground stations
  • Siqueira Campos
    1000 ft
  • Cardeal Arcoverde
    3000 ft
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Adega Perola (cuisine: Portuguese)
    700 ft
  • Cevada
    1000 ft
Parks
  • Praca Serzedelo Correia
    2300 ft
Beaches
  • Ipanema Beach
    3500 ft
  • Sao Conrado Beach
    4500 ft
Hostel information
  • Check-in:
    from 14:00-23:00 
  • Check-out:
    until 04:00-12:00 
  • Number of rooms:
    12

Rooms and availability

Best Rio Hostel photos Room
Standard Triple Room
Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
Size: 25 sq. feet
Check Prices
  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
— Less information+ More information
Room facilities
    Best Rio Hostel photos RoomBest Rio Hostel photos RoomBest Rio Hostel photos Room
    Standard Quadruple Room
    Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons
    Size: 25 sq. feet
    Check Prices
    • Air conditioning
    • Private bathroom
    — Less information+ More information
    Room facilities
      Best Rio Hostel photos Room Deluxe Double RoomBest Rio Hostel photos Room Deluxe Double RoomBest Rio Hostel photos Room Deluxe Double Room
      Deluxe Double Room
      Bed type: Double bed
      Check Prices
      • Air conditioning
      • Private bathroom
      — Less information+ More information
      Room facilities

        How to reach hostel

        hostel Best Rio Hostel - Rio de Janeiro Rio de Janeiro location
        Show big map »

        Hostel Address:

        Rua Ministro Alfredo Valadao, 36, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 22031-050

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Rio de Janeiro
          4.5 mi
        Airports
        • 4.2 mi
        • Galeão–Antonio Carlos Jobim International Airport (GIG)
          11.5 mi
        Train Stations
        • Estação D Pedro II Central Station
          4.4 mi
        • Train Stations
          400 ft
        Underground stations
        • Siqueira Campos
          1000 ft
        • Cardeal Arcoverde
          3000 ft
        • Bus stop
          400 ft
        Restaurants
        • Adega Perola (cuisine: Portuguese)
          700 ft
        • Cevada
          1000 ft
        Parks
        • Praca Serzedelo Correia
          2300 ft
        Beaches
        • Ipanema Beach
          3500 ft
        • Sao Conrado Beach
          4500 ft
        Hostel information
        • Check-in:
          from 14:00-23:00 
        • Check-out:
          until 04:00-12:00 
        • Number of rooms:
          12

        Best Rio Hostel Location

        Legend
        • Current hotel
        • Hotels nearby
        • Other hotels
        • Airports
        • Underground stations
        • Train stations
        • Parks
        • Tourist attractions
        • Museums
        • Convention centers
        • Stadiums
        • Food and meals
        • General

        Hover above the icons to see hotel photo and details.

        Click the hotel to go to the main hotel page.

        Route Planner
        Enter your starting point (at least street address and city) to receive driving directions to or from the hostel.

        What's nearby

        Tourist attractions

        • Music City (City of Arts) - 4600 ft

        Places of interest

        • Casa de España - 1.1 mi

        Convention centers

        • Mariuzinn Disco - 2300 ft
        • Post 3 - Copacabana - 2700 ft
        • Espaço SESC - 2700 ft
        • Post 4 - Copacabana - 3300 ft
        • Post 2 - Copacabana - 4300 ft
        • Pasmado Belvedere - 4300 ft
        • Post 5 - Copacabana - 1.0 mi
        • Fundação Casa de Rui Barbosa - 1.1 mi

        Shopping areas

        • Indian Museum - 5000 ft

        Amusement

        • BotecoTaco - 4300 ft

        Monuments and Landmarks

        • Copacabana Beach - 3000 ft

        Historical sites

        • Avenida Atlantica - 3300 ft

        Museums

        • Chacrinha Park - 1700 ft
        • Catacumba Park - 5000 ft
        • Museu Villa-Lobos - 5000 ft

        Parks

        • Copacabana Beach Volleyball Arena - 4300 ft

        Theaters

        • Cia. de Teatro Contemporâneo - 4600 ft

        Business areas

        • Rio Sul Shopping Center - 1.0 mi
        • Botafogo Praia Shopping - 1.1 mi

        Underground stations

        • Siqueira Campos - 700 ft
        • Cardeal Arcoverde - 2700 ft
        • Cantagalo - 4000 ft
        • Botafogo - 1.1 mi

        Local attractions

        • Museu do Indio - 5000 ft
          Rua das Palmeiras, 55, Rio de Janeiro
        • Casa de Rui Barbosa Museum - 1.1 mi
          Rua Sao Clemente, 134, Rio de Janeiro
        • Barra da Tijuca - 1.4 mi
          Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de JaneiroBrazil
        • Leme Beach - 1.1 mi
          Leme Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de JaneiroBrazil
        • Botafogo Bay - 1.3 mi
          Praia de Botafogo, 400, Rio de Janeiro

        Near the hostel

        • Praca Serzedelo Correia - 2300 ft
          Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de JaneiroBrazil
        • Sao Conrado Beach - 4500 ft
          Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de JaneiroBrazil
        • Ipanema Beach - 3500 ft
          Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de JaneiroBrazil
        • Music City (City of Arts) - 4800 ft
          Trevo das Palmeiras, Rio de Janeiro

        Restaurants nearby

        • Adega Perola - 700 ft

          Address: Rua Siqueira Campos, 138

          80% likes this, based on 25 reviews
          Cuisine: Portuguese

        • Bella Blu Copacabana - 1200 ft

          Address: Rua Siqueira Campos, 107
          Phone: 212548-0729

          59% likes this, based on 58 reviews

        • Sfera Bar e Restaurante - 1500 ft

          Address: Rua Figueiredo de Magalhaes 354 loja 1
          Phone: 21- 22572768

          78% likes this, based on 36 reviews
          Cuisine: Eclectic
          Price Range: USD 6 - USD 25

        • Cevada - 1000 ft

          Address: Siqueira Campos

          74% likes this, based on 15 reviews

        • Parme - 1500 ft

          Address: Rua Siqueira Campos, 89
          Phone: 2548-0007

          52% likes this, based on 113 reviews

        Hostel information
        • Check-in:
          from 14:00-23:00 
        • Check-out:
          until 04:00-12:00 
        • Number of rooms:
          12
        Hotels nearby
        Cities nearby
        • Niteroi hotels - 11 km
        • Teresopolis hotels - 60 km
        • Petropolis hotels - 44 km
        • Barra do Pirai hotels - 80 km
        • Resende hotels - 70 km
        • Itaborai hotels - 40 km
        • Mangaratiba hotels - 85 km
        • Nova Iguacu hotels - 30 km
        • Itaguai hotels - 58 km
        • Nova Friburgo hotels - 97 km

        Best Rio Hostel Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Best Rio Hostel

        Average guest rating

        5.8out of 10
        Guest rating
        Based on 97 reviews

        Guest reviews

        • Group of friends
          3.2

          The hostel supplied a reasonably reliable internet connection.

          The room was very cramped - 9' by 7'. The room had neither window nor air conditioning. It was difficult to sleep as we had to keep the room door open, so being disturbed by all goings on outside the room. The hostel has no usable relaxing public space. The breakfast was poor. The shower was too small to change in. Some of the toilet doors didn't close fully. The hostel was unable to provide a map of Rio. The kitchen was unusable, having no useful utensils or furniture. There were no laundry facilities.

        • Group of friends
          7.0

          the best thing there was definitely the staff. since the first contact over the phone until last minute they were nice, efficient and friendly. location is good, near subway station siqueira campos. the beach is a little far, but it's a walking distance. room was cute, we took the private 4-bed one w/ shared bath. the room is tiny, not much room for luggage etc but it's very acceptable for a hostel. bathroom is right next to the room, no problems there. i'll definitely recommend this hostel to my friends.

        • Couple
          2.8

          only the quite good localization

          little room without a window, clean the room = empty the garbage (did only once during 5 days stay), buffet breakfast = one cheese tost, apples one day/watermelon the other day, cake, corn flakes, coffee, milk and juice, no wi-fi in the room, only at the reception, A/C only between 10 pm and 10 am, cameras everywhere like in the prison.

        • Couple
          2.4

          nothing.

          The "deluxe" room had no windows, we had a camera looking into the bedroom, there was a door conecting to somewhere else in the bathroom, also some electricity cables next to the shower... Terrible experience

        • Group of friends
          4.6

          The location of the hostel is good and safe

          Unfortunately, the staff (except the administration) isn't motivated to work. They aren't helpful, aren't informed about the tours they are selling, they aren't flexible. The 3-bed-standard room looks like a closet. The hostal has no charme.

        • Couple
          5.0

          The only thing I liked in this hostel was the stuff. They were really friendly and helpful! They prepared a breakfast especially for us earlier then they usually do, they helped us with getting some cash we urgently needed in the middle of the night. Thanks a lot for that!

          But, the hostel by itself was not worth the money we paid. We booked, so called, "luxurious" double room. It had 8 sq. meters, all together with a bathroom, and a tiny window looking into the stairs! If that is a luxury, then I'm an idiot! Ok, we had a small tv, ventilator, we got the towels, we had an air condition, too, but the remote controller stayed at the reception(?!). They said they have only one for all air conditioners?! So, whenever you want to turn it on or off, you had to go to the reception! I wouldn't recommend this place! For just a little bit more of money, on some promotion, I stayed in 3 and 4 stars hotels, with jacuzzi in the room!

        • Single
          7.0

          The staff was really so helpful, nice, friendly, disponible, very nice people, especially a guy called Gabriel he was just great :-) The hostel was in a great zone close to the beach and many other places, post office banks etc The hostel was a big chance of meeting very nice people all over the world, the breakfast was small but good for a hostel I for sure advice it to all travellers

        • Group of friends
          2.4

          I did not like the rooms, services, staff, attention, facilities, cleanliness

        • Couple
          2.8

          The young guy was very welcoming

          Very hard to find the hostel. It isn't hostel but a very chip youth hostelling: dirty room, no windows, noisy all the night, you have to do your bed with mismatched sheets. Very expansive. Pass your way, take a real hostel or a real youth hostelling!

        • Couple
          2.8

          There really wasn't anything to like. The only reason we stayed there was because it was pretty much the only available place for the date of our stay. And now I know why. I would definitely not recommend this hostel.

          The staff were rude, the rooms were very small and not as clean as they could have been. The so called included buffet breakfast was very poor. In all, the name of this hostel does not mean what it should. Rather than best rio hostel, it should just be called rio hostel.

        How to reach hostel

        hostel Best Rio Hostel - Rio de Janeiro Rio de Janeiro location
        Show big map »

        Hostel Address:

        Rua Ministro Alfredo Valadao, 36, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 22031-050

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Rio de Janeiro
          4.5 mi
        Airports
        • 4.2 mi
        • Galeão–Antonio Carlos Jobim International Airport (GIG)
          11.5 mi
        Train Stations
        • Estação D Pedro II Central Station
          4.4 mi
        • Train Stations
          400 ft
        Underground stations
        • Siqueira Campos
          1000 ft
        • Cardeal Arcoverde
          3000 ft
        • Bus stop
          400 ft
        Restaurants
        • Adega Perola (cuisine: Portuguese)
          700 ft
        • Cevada
          1000 ft
        Parks
        • Praca Serzedelo Correia
          2300 ft
        Beaches
        • Ipanema Beach
          3500 ft
        • Sao Conrado Beach
          4500 ft
        Hostel information
        • Check-in:
          from 14:00-23:00 
        • Check-out:
          until 04:00-12:00 
        • Number of rooms:
          12