Student Hostel Jacarepaguá

Apartment - Private room · R. Florianópolis, Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro 21321-050, Brazil
Your host, Geraldo
2 Reviews
Response rate: 86%
Response time: within a few hours

The Space

Located on the hill (upper part) Dry Quarter Square, the Jacarepagua House Hostel offers accommodation for backpackers and students who come from anywhere in the world. The hostel is equipped with bright shared rooms for different numbers of people, shared bathrooms and showers with hot water, comfortable TV lounge, free WiFi internet course breakfast each morning included, access to kitchen and laundry, extremely safe place, and 10 minutes from the bus terminal for all places of "Marvelous City". In Jacarepaguá House Hostel you can get tips on walks through the community, as well as visits to historic sites and tours the main sights of Rio de Janeiro, the sale of flight tickets and bus local / international service, free local phone calls , taxi to the airport. We are Next to Barra da Tijuca.

Proposal of Jacarepaguá House Hostel:

Tourism in the slums and shanty towns is not exactly a novelty in Rio de Janeiro. After the Eco 92 (United Nations Conference on Environment and Development), many foreigners climbed the hills of Rio to see firsthand the lives of residents. The problem is that the violence away tourists. But now, with the peace movement of the hills of Rio and police units peacemaker (UPP), the scenario is different and the movement continues to grow.

In the world

This fashion who arrived in Brazil is a global trend. In many places, tourists are forsaking the traditional beaches and local attractions for very different landscapes. In Mexico, the attraction is the landfill. In South Africa, this type of tourism began with the end of Apartheid in 1994. Tourists can take a walk through the slums, talk with locals, lunch in a local restaurant or even spend the night in a house. In Kenya, in the southern part of Nairobi, the attraction is the neighborhood of Kibera. In place is the largest slum in Africa. There a million people live. In Mumbai, India, there are two thousand slums. Dharavi is the largest and most sought by tourists

The World Cup and the Olympics have not even account and hotel network constantly with almost 90% of filling vacancies of rooms. Precisely because of these and other reasons that interest in fourth in the hills of Rio increases considerably. Quit boring and monotonous formal world, few things are as pleasant and welcoming in life than to enjoy a panoramic view of the hill staying in Jacarepaguá House Hostel in cozy rooms and still enjoy the night pubs in the region.

The natural beauty of the marvelous city are everywhere. Christ the Redeemer, Sugar Loaf, the Lapa Arches and the edge of the beaches of the South Zone and Barra da Tijuca help transform the Rio de Janeiro in an amazing city that attracts visitors from around the world. Of course, the traditional celebrations: New Year's Eve in Copacabana and Carnival parade of samba schools in Sapucaí.

The Rio de Janeiro is home to many world events like the Olympics in 2016 and 2014 World Cup. Come to Rio de Janeiro and rely on the safety and comfort of renting a room in our Hostel.

Room type: Private room
Accommodates: 10
Bedrooms: 1
Bathrooms: 3
Beds: 5
Extra people: $42 / night after the first guest
Minimum Stay: 3 nights
Security Deposit: $109
Check In: 1:00 PM
Check Out: 3:00 PM
Cancellation: Strict
Pet Owner: Dog(s)
  • Very good place to stay!

    Geraldo the best hoster I could ever find only exceded by his willing to show the best of Rio.

    Muito Bueno!

    February 2012
  • Geraldo is a very nice, kind and helpfull host. I would go to his place anytime again

    February 2012
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Escola Estadual Idalino Ribeiro, Seminário Teológico Batista do Sul do Brasil
Sou estudante, amo o Rio de Janeiro e estou pronto para dividir o meu espaço com visitantes, estudantes e turistas que queiram desfrutar das belezas do Rio de Janeiro. Em um local simples, mas agradável, limpo e confortável.
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