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Che Lagarto Hostel Copacabana

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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good41%
  • Average21%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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“bed dorm”(7 reviews)
“few blocks”(4 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Rooftop Bar
Rooftop Terrace
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed two nights in this hostel and it was okay. The staff is nice and helpful. The location is great, very close to the beach and restaurants. Otherwise, the general atmosfere is cold, some decoration or some sofa in the entrance could be nice...More

Thank Marie-Anne M
Reviewed November 8, 2017

I went to Che Lagarto in 2016 as part of a G-Adventures experience. I stayed here for two weekends in between living in a nearby favela. I arrived alone in Rio but my luggage didn't! When I arrived at the hostel, they couldn't do enough...More

Thank bs_92
Reviewed October 3, 2017 via mobile

Backpackers will never regret about staying in this hostel. Good value, nice location, helpful and fun staff to help travelers with anything they may need, nice cold beers at the bar, perfect if you are traveling alone.

Thank Eduardo V
Reviewed September 24, 2017

This hostel is nice because of the position: it's close to Copacabana and the metro line. There are a lot of things to eat for breakfast and the reception is nice! Rooms were clean, but the common washrooms were Always dirty.

Thank Michele P
Reviewed May 26, 2017 via mobile

It's quite average hostel, a bit overpriced in my opinion. Some rooms are extremely small. The capacity of the hostel is more than 100 people, but the kitchen can hardly contain more than 2. Breakfast isn't great as well. Pricing is very weird and seems...More

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Pool
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
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US$12 - US$38 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$12 - US$38 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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
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"Try not to get the front rooms which are facing the avenue (very loudy at morning)"
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"First floor and basement rooms have wifi, the rest don´t. 201 was spacious and great with a balcony."
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"Only for one nithg not more"
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"Rooms are small, we were with for but booked for six. These to extra beds are usefull if you have a lot of..."
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