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Reviews of Samba Green Hostel

Hostel | Rua Álvaro Ramos, nº 394, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 22280-110

86.8% Overall Rating

9 out of 11 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (20/03/2014)

Jasmine Quintana thinks…

"This is my home away from home in Rio. Samba Green is social without being a super-party hostel. Great for couples, friends and solo travelers alike. Super friendly and helpful staff. Close enough to…"

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Facilities

  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Free city tour
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour reception
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Laundry service
  • BBQ area
  • Café
  • Common area / room
  • Communal kitchen
  • Internet access in public areas
  • Outside area

Purchasable Extras

  • Airport Pickup USD 35.61
  • Towel USD 4.45

What's Included

  • Breakfast
  • Linen

Important Information

CARNAVAL, NEW YEARS AND WORLD CUP BOOKINGS: The property will charge 50% of the total amount at the moment of your booking. In case of no show, you will also be charged an extra amount.

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86.8%

Overall Rating

9 out of 11 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend 'Samba Green Hostel'

Atmosphere
89.1%
Location
83.6%
Facilities
81.8%
Cleanliness
80.0%
Staff
94.6%
Value
81.8%
Safety
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Jasmine Quintana

Alone

Backpacking / gap year
Sightseeing & culture
Work / volunteering

20 March 2014 Jasmine would recommend this property

Liked: This is my home away from home in Rio. Samba Green is social without being a super-party hostel. Great for couples, friends and solo travelers alike. Super friendly and helpful staff. Close enough to the tourist attractions to easily get around but far enough to get a feel for local life too. I highly recommend it!

Disliked: I seemed to come at peak mosquito season...just make sure you bring bug repellent!

94.3%
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Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Backpacking / gap year

11 December 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Good location, friendly and helpful owner

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

65.7%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 60% Facilities - 60% Safety - 80%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 60%

Ryan McCreanor

With my spouse / partner

Backpacking / gap year
Sightseeing & culture

06 December 2013

Liked: It was an ok place to stayt. The hostel owner Carlos was an absolute gent and greeted us with caprhinis on arrival.. However, other staff were fairly bit and miss.. The room was nice and had great shutter windows to keep the sun out and allow a sleep in. Breakfast was good and the showers were nice

Disliked: Some staff were rude, some annoying. It was a bit annoying that they often had tv/ music on really Loud late into the night... I would get over that though... except that morning staff would come on around 7/8 and put the tv/ music on full blast then as well!!! That was REALLY annoying. I went out to ask someone to turn it down one morning and 7am on a Sunday and there was noone even at reception, just the TV blaring. I wasn't a huge fan of the place, not much atmposphere and they didn't have much information- would try find it if you asked but were incredibly slow at it even then...

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Selcuk Erol

Alone

Backpacking / gap year

29 August 2013 Selcuk would recommend this property

Liked: Friendly staff, super-clean facilities, good location, safe neighborhood

Disliked: The young brazilian lady working at the reception not giving correct information

82.9%
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Location - 80% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 80%

ilkyaz incoglu

Alone

City break
Partying / nightlife
Sightseeing & culture

21 July 2013 ilkyaz would recommend this property

Liked: İ like the location and value of the money

Disliked: ilkyaz left no negative feedback.