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Ace Backpackers Youth Hostels Rio de Janeiro

Hostel | Rua São Clemente, 23 - 1st. fl, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 22260-001

70.4% Overall Rating

130 out of 198 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (05/03/2013)

Lawrence Pang thinks…

"Great and friendly staff ... Helpful with local info , etc. great location for local bus travel to sights and GIG airport. And a fantastic breakfast spread !"

Read all Ace Backpackers Youth Hostels Rio de Janeiro reviews

Facilities

  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Currency Exchange
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour reception
  • Safety deposit
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • Laundry service
  • Wake-up calls
  • Bar(s)
  • Café
  • Common area / room
  • Internet access in public areas
  • Television room

Purchasable Extras

  • Airport Pickup USD 35.44
  • Towel USD 2.24

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Breakfast
  • Linen

Important Information

If you book a package, the hostel requests full payment 5 days after making the online booking to secure your bed. After booking for New Years or Carnival get in touch with the hostel via e-mail to get instructions on how to proceed and to get full information about their policies. If the property’s our e-mails aren’t answered before 5 weeks of the first day of the package, the reservation will be cancelled and the deposit will not be refunded. ***Carnival bookings, New Year’s Eve and Rock in Rio information*** Mandatory: seven (7) nights for Carnival, (4) nights for New Years Eve and (3) nights per weekend for Rock in Rio. If you are booking a package, the hostel requests 50%l payment 2 days after making the online booking to secure your bed / beds. After making the booking for New Years, Carnival or Rock in Rio you should send a western union and send us back a 10 digit track number in order to find your deposit and confirm your booking. After 5 days of your booking package for New Year’s Eve, Carnival and Rock in Rio you already agree in charge your credit card in 100% of your balance due plus a tax of R$ 70.00. Please send us your credit card security number in order to confirm your booking. There are no refunds in case of cancellation of this money paid in advance. For regular bookings (except NYE, Christmas, Carnival and Rock in Rio) if you do not cancel your reservation prior to 72 hours your first night will be charged to your credit card. MANDATORY: No Refundable Rates New Years´Eve - Dec 28, 29, 30, 31 - 2012 - 4 nights Carnival - Feb 08, 09,10,11,12 - 2013 - 5 nights Whenever you make a booking, it's mandatory that you send to the hostel your security code in 24 hrs. If we don´t receive the required information in 24 hrs your booking will be cancelled and you will lose your beds and your deposit to Hostelbookers.com For regular bookings your credit card will be charged 50% of the total, non-refundable. If you book a special package like NYE, Carnival, Rock in Rio, Confederation Cup, World Cup, Youth Day and Olympics, the hostel requires full payment in advance, non-refundable. There are no refunds in case of cancellation of this money paid in advance

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 3 days before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.

Check-In/Out Details

Earliest check-in: 13:00
Latest Check-out: 12:00

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Rio de Janeiro?

Contact us directly

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Overview

Welcome backpackers and free mind/soul people!
All rates less than 45 reais per night per person DO NOT include breakfast. Read more

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About Ace Backpackers Youth Hostels Rio de Janeiro

Near bars, shops and restaurants, Ace Backpackers Hostel is right by Botafogo Beach and only 1.5 km from the Sugarloaf. It offers free Wi-Fi.

All rooms and dormitories are equipped with Wi-Fi and air conditioning and contain either a shared or private bathroom.

Guests at Ace Backpackers enjoy a daily buffet breakfast with a variety of fruits. They can benefit from a TV room and a 24-hour front desk as well. Additional services include laundry and towel rental.

Christ the Redeemer monument is located 3 km from Ace Backpackers Hostel. Botafogo Subway Station can be reached within a 2-minute walk, providing easy access to other areas of Rio de Janeiro.

FOR REGULAR BOOKINGS (Not Carnival, NYE, World Cup, Olympics and holidays): For regular bookings your credit card will be charged 50% of the total, non-refundable. In case of just 1 night stay your credit card will be fully charged.

MANDATORY: Non-refundable rates
New Years´Eve 2013/14 - Dec 28, 29, 30, 31 - 4 nights
Carnival 2014 - Feb 28, Mar 01, 02, 03, 04 - 5 nights

If your booking show up without any of the dates above it will be ammended by us automatically or cancelled and you will lose your deposit to HB.com
Cancellation and prepayment policies vary by room type/dates/availability

Carnival, NYE, World Cup, Olympics and holidays should be paid in advance 50% via credit card or bank deposit and the remaining 50% is payable upon arrival (only cash please, R$, USD, Euro or GBP). All rates are non refundable.

For ALL bookings made through HB it is absolutely necessary to send the hostel only the security code of your credit card (last 3 numbers on the back of the card) by phone, mail, fax or SMS. If we do not receive it in 24h of your reservation your booking will be cancelled and you will lose your deposit and your beds.

All rates less than 45 reais per night per person do not include breakfast.

Accommodation Information

We use 2 tier bunk-beds with the best mattresses (renovated November 2011) even better than many 3 stars hotel. The rooms and bathrooms are cleaned daily and the sheets are clean and fresh.

The biggest dorm is 6 beds and all our rooms have air conditioning, so bring a jumper! Seriously! From 10 pm to 10am maybe you can freeze.

Special rates lower than 45 reais do not include breakfast. Please be aware, if you decide to have it during your stay it is just 15 Reais on top of your rates. Cheap prices for sure!

This is a family hostel, so there is a strict no-drugs policy.

Location Information

We are located just off the main road in front of Botafogo Beach and we are less than 30 metres from Botafogo Metro station. We are one metro stop away from Copacabana Beach and three stops from Ipanema (about a 15 minute ride).

The hostel has a centralised location where you can reach Sugar Loaf, Santa Teresa, downtown Rio, the Botanical Gardens, Flamengo, and Leblon within 20 minutes by bus or metro. The buses stop outside of the Botafogo Shopping Mall, which is one block from the hostel, and from there you can get everywhere in the city.

We challenge you to have a better location than ours if you want to stay in a safe area.