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El Misti House Hostel

Rua Silva Castro 49, Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

79% Overall Rating 125 out of 145 customers would recommend this property based on 145 reviews

Atmosphere 82%

Cleanliness 66%

Facilities 76%

Location 92%

Safety 83%

Staff 82%

Value 75%

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What's Included

  • Airport Pickup
  • Breakfast
  • Linen
  • Luggage Room


  • Air conditioning
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Adaptors
  • Airport Transfers
  • Bar
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Board Games
  • Cable TV
  • Ceiling fan
  • Common Room
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals available
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Steam room
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Telephone Fax Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire

Purchasable Extras

  • Towel 1.20USD

Important Information

Age Restrictions: No persons under 18 years old can book shared rooms.
We require a 50% deposit to confirm and guarantee any reservation. The payment of this 50% must be done at least 3 weeks prior to check in date. If the booking is made with less than three weeks from arrival date, the payment of the 50% must be done within 24 hours after making the booking. The remaining balance must be paid at the check-in time. In the event of a no-show the hostel charges the full amount of balance on customer's credit card.


*For Olympic Games Packages (02-08-2016 to 22-08-2016) it is necessary to pay 50% of the value of the reservation, at the time booking is submitted. Cancellations will only be processed 90 days prior check-in date. After that date, no reimbursement will be made. In the event of a no-show the hostel charges the full amount of balance. For cancellation requests which fall within the stipulated time will be charged an administrative fee of 12.5% of the total amount.

*For New Year's Package (27-12-2016 to 04-01-2017) Cancellations will only be processed 30 days prior check-in date. After that date no deposits refunded will be made.

*For the Summer High Season Package 2017(05-01-2017 to 20/02/2017) cancellations can only be made 15 days before check in date, 100% reimbursable. After that date deposits won't be refunded.

*For the Carnival Package 2017(21-02-2017 to 04/03/2017) cancellations can only be made 30 days before check in date, 100% reimbursable. After that date deposits won't be refunded.

* For any other dates not included above have to be made 72hs before check-in, otherwise no reimbursement is performed.

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 13:00

Latest Check-out: 11:00


  • Credit Cards Accepted

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Rio de Janeiro?

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Map and Directions


We offer a free pick up service from the airport to bookings of 4 nights or more. If your booking does not make this requirement you can still book a pick up with us for a reasonable fee. Either way, it must be notified 48-hour in advance.

From the airports (GIG or SDU)
Take the Premium bus, get off in Copacabana on Avenida Atlántica and Siqueira Campos. Walk 300 meters up Siqueira Campos until you get to Silva Castro. Look for the house with the number 49!

From the Rodoviaria (bus station)
You can take the Premium bus or even the local buses 126, 127, 128, 132 or 136 and get off on Avenida Barata Ribeiro and Sigueira Campos, walk 50 meters opposite to the beach and you'll run into our street, Silva Castro.

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