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Che Lagarto Hostel Ipanema

Hostel | Rua Paul Redfern 48, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil CEP: 22.410-080

78.5% Overall Rating

95 out of 121 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (30/10/2013)

Jeffrey Brewer thinks…

"Great location - safe and only one block from the beach. Also close to a lot of great shops and restaurants. There isn't a common area in the traditional sense, but the bar is great. Drinks are…"

Read all Che Lagarto Hostel Ipanema reviews


  • Bar
  • Secure lockers
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour reception
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Common area / room

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Breakfast
  • Linen

Important Information

PLEASE NOTE: Any bookings with dates within New Years 2010 (mandatory 4 nights package - 28/12-01/01) & Carnaval 2010 (mandatory 6 nights package 11/02/-17/02). Full prepayment is needed in order to warranty the booking, after booking the Hostel will contact you for the prepayment details. Failure to prepay the booking will result In the booking being cancelled.Not allowed under 18

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.

Check-In/Out Details

Earliest check-in: 14:00
Latest Check-out: 11:00

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Rio de Janeiro?

Contact us directly

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Che Lagarto is the largest chain of private hostels in South America. We have hostels at the best destinations and we are always looking forward to give our guests the best experience possible. With more than 15 years on the market, we actually have more than 20 hostels in 5 countries: Argentina, Brazil, Peru, Uruguay and Chile. Read more

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Shared Rooms Help! A shared room (typically a dorm) is a bedroom which you share with other people from the property. The number of beds in a room is shown in the room name, e.g. ‘5 Bed Dorm’, and you can book as many as you need. Some properties have male only dorms and female only dorms.

10 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Private bathroom)

Buffet breakfast included

6 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Private bathroom)

Buffet breakfast included

10 Bed Dorm - Female only (Private bathroom)

Buffet breakfast included

About Che Lagarto Hostel Ipanema

Check-In: 14.00 hs
Check-Out: 11.00 hs

* Half of the daily rate will be charged for late check out between 11:00 AM and 2:00 PM. After 2:00 PM a full daily rate will be charged.

** Please, bring your own padlock for the locker

Cancellation Policy
This property has a 2 day (48hs) cancellation policy.
Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

During special periods like Carnival, New Year and holidays:
100% of the payment is required in advance.
If the booking is canceled 30 days before the check-in date, 70% of the deposit value will be refund.
If the booking is canceled between 29 and 15 days before the check-in date, 50% of the deposit value will be refund.
If the booking is canceled 15 days before the check-in date, there will be no refund.

* Shared Dorm:
Each reservation is for an individual bed, although you book the same number of beds as the room has, this doesn’t guarantee that all the people are going to be in the same room.

* Underage policy
Under 18 years not allowed.

* Billing options

* Exchange Rate
Our prices are defined in USD. The exchange rate used is not the daily one, because of the market variation. The exchange rate that we used is defined by Che Lagarto, the exchange rate shown on the website can change. Please visit our website for more information.

Accommodation Information

Services included:
- Breakfast Buffet included (from 8 to 10hs)
- Guest Kitchen (open 14 to 22 hours)
- Computers with Internet access
- Free Wi-Fi
- TV room
- Bar (from 16 to 24hs)
- Cleaning service
- 24 hour hot water
- Lockers (in shared rooms)
- Tourist Information

Facilities with extra charge:
- Transfer in & out (To book a transfer, contact the hostel)
- Excursions
- Gliding flight

* Tours offered: City Tour; Favela Tour; Rio Walks; play soccer; excursions to Angra dos Reis, Búzios and Petrópolis; Favela Funk Party; Rio Boat Club

Location Information

We are located in Paul Redfern n° 48 - Rio de Janeiro. Che Lagarto Ipanema has a tourism zone and only 3 blocks away and just one block from Ipanema Beach.