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Garoa Hostel Hostel

Rua Guaiçuí, 72, Sao Paulo, Brazil

Garoa Hostel is located In a quiet street 250 meters from the subway in the most vibrant area of Sao Paulo with countless bars, restaurants, cultural centres and nightlife for all tastes. We offer cozy rooms with comfy beds for you to relax in after a tiring day out! Check out our amazing garden with a bar where you can enjoy a cold beer and a real Brazilian barbecue! Read more

94% Overall Rating 35 out of 35 customers would recommend this property based on 35 reviews

Atmosphere 91%

Cleanliness 94%

Facilities 94%

Location 94%

Safety 94%

Staff 96%

Value 94%

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Facilities

  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Adaptors
  • Airport Transfers
  • BBQ
  • Bar APM-96
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Board Games
  • Book Exchange
  • Cable TV
  • Cafe
  • Ceiling fan
  • Common Room
  • Cooker
  • DVDs
  • Free City Maps
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Iron / Ironing Board"
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals available
  • Meeting Room
  • Microwave
  • Mini Supermarket
  • Pool Table
  • Reading Light
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • Washing machine
  • WiFi

Important Information

Special Event Booking for Carnival (february, 28th - march, 04th):

**Conditions: (A minimum of 2 nights is required (between 28th of February – 4th of March).

**Payment Method: (Credit Card or bank deposit)

** Payment policy for Carnival: (20% deposit in advance is required. After your booking is confirmed by hostelworld.com, You will be contacted to proceed and arrange the payment method. Failure to complete the payment in 5 working days, will result in cancellation of your booking. )

**Cancellation Policy for Carnival: (A minimum of 5 days prior to check in date is required. Non Refundable)

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Special Event Booking for Lollapalooza (april, 5th - april 6th):

**Conditions: (A minimum of 2 nights is required (between 5th of april – 6th of april).

**Payment Method: (Credit Card or bank deposit)

** Payment policy for Lollapalooza: (50% deposit in advance is required. After your booking is confirmed by hostelworld.com, You will be contacted to proceed and arrange the payment method. Failure to complete the payment in 5 working days, will result in cancellation of your booking. )

**Cancellation Policy for Lollapalooza: (A minimum of 15 days prior to check in date is required. Non Refundable)

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Special Event Booking for World Cup (june, 2nd - july, 16th):

**Conditions: (A minimum of 3 nights is required (between 2nd of june – 16th of july).

**Payment Method: (Credit Card or bank deposit)

** Payment policy for World Cup: (100% deposit in advance is required. After your booking is confirmed by hostelworld.com, You will be contacted to proceed and arrange the payment method. Failure to complete the payment in 5 working days, will result in cancellation of your booking. )

**Cancellation Policy for World Cup: (A minimum of 3 months prior to check in date is required. 50% of the value is Refundable)

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 14:00

Latest Check-out: 12:00

Policies

  • Age Restriction
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Sao Paulo?

Contact us directly

Garoa Hostel is located In a quiet street 250 meters from the subway in the most vibrant area of Sao Paulo with countless bars, restaurants, cultural centres and nightlife for all tastes. We offer cozy rooms with comfy beds for you to relax in after a tiring day out! Check out our amazing garden with a bar where you can enjoy a cold beer and a real Brazilian barbecue! Read more

Shared Rooms

Standard 10 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 10

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Basic 8 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 8

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Standard 8 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 8

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard 6 Bed Female Dorm

Sleeps 6

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Private Rooms

Superior Twin Private Ensuite

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Superior

Superior 3 Bed PRIVATE Ensuite

Sleeps 3

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Superior

About Garoa Hostel

Our common areas:

- Amazing back garden with a bar that serves homemade food and great tropical drinks
- Communal fitted kitchen equipped with everything you may need to prepare your banquets
- Lounge/ living room with TV and DVD player for you to chill out after a long day out
- Lovely “winter” garden for some peace and quiet
- Games room
- Barbecue place for you to experience a truly Brazilian one!
- Front porch overlooking a small garden with benches

Our staff speak English, Portuguese and Spanish and is always ready to help you make the most of your trip!

Tour and trips can be arranged at our 24 reception desk and you can also get helpful tips about the city.

Free typical Brazilian breakfast gives you that spur of energy to explore the city!

Accommodation Information

Our rooms:
- 2 superior en-suite double rooms
- 1 mixed dorm for 10 people
- 2 mixed dorm for 8 people each
- 1 female dorm for 6 people
Bathrooms and toilets are numerous and very clean, including on exclusively for females.
Bed linen is provided free of charge, and there's a reading light, a plug and a secure locker for each bed.

Location Information

Garoa Hostel is located in a privileged area of Pinheiros neighborhood, where you can experience a great variety of Brazilian rhythms like samba, chorinho, forró, samba rock and MPB.

Garoa is just a 10-minute walk from Vila Madalena. These two neighborhoods make up the most exciting area of Sao Paulo, with an excellent bars, restaurants and nightclubs for all tastes, especially for those looking for forró, samba, jazz and rock!

Cultural centres such as Tomie Ohtaki Institute and Sesc Pinheiros are our neighbors and offer plays, concerts, shows and exhibitions, and most are free!

Benedito Calixto Flea & Design Market is within walking distance and it is the perfect place to have a wander and find some unique souvenirs to remember your time in Brazil.

Villa-Lobos Park is another landmark of west Sao Paulo, which it’s also very near the hostel, about 10 minutes cycling through Sao Paulo’s newest green cycle lane!

The hostel is just 250 meters from Faria Lima Metro Station and a 2-minute walk from various bus lines, so everywhere is within easy reaching and the cost of public transportation is R$ 3,00:

- Paulista Av.: 15 min
- Rua Augusta: 15 min
- Soccer Museum: 20 min
- MASP: 20 min
- Ibirapuera Park: 25 min
- Pinacoteca/ Luz Station: 20 min
- Old city centre: 20 min
- Morumbi Stadium: 45 min
- Arena Corinthians Stadium (World Cup 2014): 45 min
- Interlagos Autodromo (race track): 50 min

São Paulo University is just 10 minutes by bus and it's the largest university in Latin America. There you can visit art and archeological museums as well as its libraries and parks.

Services surrounding the hostel are abundant: supermarkets, bakeries, drugstores, ATMs, etc.

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 5 days before arrival. After this date, charges will be applied by the property up to the first nights cost of the reservation, unless otherwise stated in the property’s conditions. Deposits paid are non refundable.