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.

Rio Backpackers

Save
Traveller (37)
Room & Suite (87)
Dining (15)
You may also like:
See all
Nearby Hotels
Overview
  • Excellent23%
  • Very good30%
  • Average21%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible17%
30 Nov 2016
“Value for money”
19 Aug 2016
“Visited during Olympics”
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Bar/Lounge
All hotel details
You may also like:
See all
Nearby Hotels
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null}
Reviews (146)
There are newer reviews for Rio Backpackers
See the most recent reviews
Filter reviews
48 results
Traveller rating
14
7
9
7
11
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
14
7
9
7
11
See what travellers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
31 - 35 of 48 reviews
Reviewed May 29, 2011

I felt so frustrated so many times in my stay in this hostel! I made my reservations through a website called "hostel bookers". Since I was afraid that the hostel didnt get my reservations properly, I called them one day after departing and confirmed my...More

4  Thank mafebraga
Reviewed December 31, 2010

Rio Backpackers is a warm and nice hostel. The staff are very friendly and helpful. Always miss Rio and Rio Backpackers. Hope I can come back Rio and live in this hostel again!!! I really enjoyed the stay in Rio Backpackers and love all the...More

Thank ChingYee1019
Reviewed November 25, 2010

Not my first time at Backpackers, counsel for being cozy, great staff and very well located. Not to mention that the price is honest! Não é a minha primeira vez no Backpackers, é muito aconchegante, tem uma boa equipe de funcionários além de uma ótima...More

Thank dedighc
Reviewed September 26, 2010

I lost time, money and spent a bad time. I preferred to go away... No money back. Cleanliness conditions are very poor, bathroom was disgusting with an used ´hairy´ soap and fungi on the tap and in the curtain, moreover pillow covers were requested to...More

3  Thank apuredol
Reviewed July 16, 2010

I stayed here for 5 days and it is a good base for the beach and night life. It's a really comfortable hostel with great common area and a great atmosphere. The staff were excellent, friendly and helpful and recommend places to go every evening...More

1  Thank Nafi_London
View more reviews
Most Booked Properties in Rio de Janeiro
See allSee all
About
Amenities
Top amenities
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
Details
Details
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (37)
Room & Suite (87)
Dining (15)
Amenities (5)
Family and Play Areas (3)
Nearby
Copacabana
The rowdy Copacabana is one of the most traditional
and old areas from Rio de Janeiro. This neighbourhood
is a blend of Brazilian soul - crowded, rowdy and
traditional. This neighbourhood has a bit of
everything: bars with music, pubs, street fairs,
chaotic streets, and many shops. All these things and
more live side-by-side. There are options for all
price points and tastes. However, the most powerful
...More
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Rio Backpackers staff and past guests.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines
Room Tips
"Get the private double. I forget which number but it is on the right when you come through the gate."
Read review
"Choose another Hostel..."
Read review
"The dorms seemed better than the double rooms."
Read review
"Rooms of 6 wiht air its what i recomend"
Read review
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