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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very hospitable hostel. Good rooms and nice outdoor environment and setting. Perfect location just minutes from the beach and surrounded by restaurants and shops. The staff were always happy to help with navigation and tips. Lively and happy environment with music playing all day. Would definitely recommend.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Positive side - Location. That is all. Negative side: My partner and I decided to book a private room on this hostel. It look pretty on their website but when we arrived the smell of dump was disgusting. Besides, the private room allocated to us was right by the swimming pool and the noise was really bad. That was right...

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Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Can't explain how good this place is. Perfect location and it's got a pool which is pretty much unheard of for a hostle. Great friendly happy vibes all day. Can't even begin to say how great Marcos and Ulises were as hosts and as now new found friends. Always happy to help and will guide you to the best nights...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

My first experience of a hostel - it was nice! Besides the resident druggie who was smoking at every minute of the day in the lobby (so uncomfortable to walk through his clouds), a great welcome. Very picturesque setup and fantastic location next to the beach and close to shops/sights! Also a very safe neighbourhood and safe hostel too However...

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Reviewed 30 October 2016

The location was perfect! Few streets from the beach, safe, very close to metro station and bus stops. Hostel was constantly cleaned. The atmosphere was fun for young people. Stuff was very helpful and friendly. I had some issues with booking ( I paid for extra day by mistake) by the time I arrived home, all was sorted. The only...

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Would not recommend. Usually bad wifi, dirty dribble of a shower, one power socket in room thats not broken. Only one bathroom for the floor with something like 25 people... party hostel every night so expect the light to be on all day every day and night...4am light on to sing and do hair was common occurance. The pool is...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

The best thing about this hostel is the communal areas; it's very easy to meet new people and make friends around the pool, at breakfast, or in the front seating area. The wifi is good but to back up photos you need to find a time when there's few people using it, and the front area is better than the...

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Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

I found this hostel quite nice, the people working and staying there were nice, friendly and really willing to help. It was easy to make friends, as the set up of the hostel is really cousy it made me feel home. The kitchen was fully equipped and I loved that they had coffee for free all the time. The pool...

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Worcester, Massachusetts
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stayed here the weekend of the Olympics and absolutely loved it. We got a private room with a bathroom which worked out really well. The staff were awesome - super helpful and accommodating. They had someone making caipirinhas in the lobby area which was a nice way to kick back before going out. The hostel itself...

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Reviewed 10 August 2016

After hearing rave reviews and seeing the score online I had high hopes for this hostel but was left feeling a bit flat after I checked out. On the plus side the hostel is pretty clean, the kitchen is lovely, the pool area is great and the location is fantastic. However, there didn't seem to be much of an atmosphere...

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Ipanema
Ipanema is considered Rio's crown jewel. It offers the best view of the sunset from Arpoador and is inspiration for the legendary song, “The Girl from Ipanema.” Ipanema is an upscale area, home to many high-end restaurants and luxury shops, many of which can be found on the charming Garcia d'Ávila Avenue. The neighbourhood is very rich culturally, housing many art galleries that show contemporary art. There is also a great variety of nightlife in the neighbourhood, which buzzes with many options for every taste.
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  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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Additional Information about Ipanema Beach House

Address: Rua Barao da Torre 485 | Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22411-003, Brazil
Region: Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Rio de Janeiro > Ipanema
Price Range: $28 - $144 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Ipanema Beach House 2*
Number of rooms: 13
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Ipanema Beach Hotel
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“Avoid rooms on the ground floor.”
 of 5 bubbles FilipeB207, 9 Feb 2017 | Read review
“the ones on top floor with balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles 742matheuss, 18 May 2016 | Read review
“Request lower level bunk if you have any problems climbing to the 3rd level”
 of 5 bubbles 833sanjas, 17 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Don't stay here, it's a ripoff.”
 of 5 bubbles chdo1234, 12 Jul 2015 | Read review
“rooms above reception will have balconies”
 of 5 bubbles mylekorales, 22 Jun 2015 | Read review
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