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Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

The Hostel is located in a good area in Natal. Restaurants, shopping and the beach are in walking distance. The Hostel has a nice common area, rooms with private bathroom and everything is very clean. The breakfast is good and the staff very friendly and fluent in English. However, the atmosphere was a bit anonym when I was there. Only...

Thank Fabienne R
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Location is indeed super relaxed a bit outside of everything but close enough to stores/bars and beach to do by foot. Nice chillout area with hamacks and there is a sunterrace! Rooms are spacy enough with lockers for your big backpack too. Every room has his own bathroom and cleaniss is on point. However in the kitchen this is sometimes...

Thank MichielKamer
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

I arrived to the hostel at 4 am like I've wrote to the ahead. Instead of welcome me they told me that I should either pay for an extra night (without mentioning that before) or to come back later. So I left and wonder alone in the night, in Brazil, in a city I don't know and with a language...

Thank Idan T
Anderson G, Proprietário at Republika Hostel, responded to this review

Hi Idan, you are glad you review us and we are really sorry about what happened, we gonna do our best to fix all the problems. Normally when people want to arrive, during the night, 8 hour before check-in we do charge full amount because that's another night in the accommodation industry has you should know, in your case we...

Quezon City, Quezon City, Philippines
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

If somebody welcomes you (and helps you with your bags) as your transfer van pulls over is a good indication of good accommodation, then Republika Hostel fits the bill! :) Overall, clean space, good layout, great staff and hosts. With friendly and helpful hosts + good company, it was easy to feel right at home. I stayed in a 4-bed...

Thank Lei_PH
Anderson G, Gerente at Republika Hostel, responded to this review

Thanks to stay with us, anything you need just poke us! Regards

Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

Spent 5 nights at the hostel, it is really comfortable, clean, and safe. Had some cool chats with people from colombia, peru and canada. The staff was always ready and eager to help. Well localized, close fo the beach and the convention center. A must for people who like to meet and interact with other tourists.

Thank Thiago R
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 May 2016

Really helpful staff. Close to the beach and transport links. AC on overnight. Breezy communal areas and rooftop terrace. Nice atmosphere. Relax to music in the hammocks and rocking chairs. Good kitchen but very warm. Could do with a fan for the dining table. Lockers available for food. The sink was in the bedroom which took up storage space. The...

Thank Travellingnurse79
Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

We spent three nights at Republika. The staff is friendly, helpful AND speaks English. Cozy rooms, lovely house, comfortable hammocks and the little bar serves good cocktails. Unfortunately the breakfast starts at 7:30, I think that is a bit late if you are planning to continue your trip or if you want to do a tour (e.g. snorkling in Maracajaú).

Thank katharina h
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 26 November 2015

22 Year Old Traveller - This hostel is in a good location just off the beach. Price is great , the staff are friendly with good english and really helpful (legends). Rooms are good , Wifi works well and the breakfast is the best we have had. Would recommend staying here Location - GOOD , decent spot close to everything...

Thank JonjoShelvey
Reviewed 25 April 2015

Ponta Negro is definitely the best area to stay in Natal. The hostel is right by the beach, within walking distance of the busiest stretch but not quite in it. All the girls and guys running it are super chatty and friendly also.

Thank Dan B
Reviewed 6 January 2015

i have been traveling for many years and every time i go back to this hostel i found out the same relaxing place the staff is very helpful, the place is very clean not easy to find a hostel like this, the ambience is excelent for any age, it is located in a perfect area clouse to the beach if...

Thank erickmx79

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Additional Information about Republika Hostel

Address: Rua Porto das Oficinas, Natal, State of Rio Grande do Norte 59094-300, Brazil
Region: Brazil > State of Rio Grande do Norte > Natal
Price Range: $23 - $50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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“6 bed has AC. Not sure about the rest.”
Travellingnurse79, 1 May 2016 | Read review
“WiFi was a little patchy in the higher up rooms”
danbP8759QN, 25 Apr 2015 | Read review
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