Rio Backpackers



Travessa Santa Leocadia, 38 Rio de JaneiroSee nearby area


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    Young backpackers flock to this popular, three-story hostel in Copacabana. Although the rooms are a bit small, the house has plenty of choice spots in which to relax and meet other travelers.

    Our independent authors have visited Rio Backpackers and selected this as one of our recommended hostels in Gávea, Jardim Botânico & Lagoa.

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    Conveniently located only 750 metres from Rio de Janeiro’s Copacabana Beach and 200 metres from Cantagalo metro station, Rio Backpackers offers a shared kitchen and TV room. A billiards table is also available.

    With simple décor, the private rooms at Rio Backpackers have an air-conditioner and a locker. Linens are provided and Wi-Fi access is free. Guests can also relax in one of the lounge areas with sofas and a hammock.

    A buffet breakfast is served each morning in the breakfast room. It includes a variety of fresh fruits, breads and cold meats, as well as a selection of hot and cold drinks.

    The property is located 10 km from Santos Dumont Airport and 12 km from Maracanã Stadium.

    Important information

    Please note the hostel charges an extra 5% for payments made with a credit card.

    Please note that the guest name must match the credit card. The property does not accept third parties credit cards as a guarantee.

    Services & facilities

    • Guest services
      • 24-hour front desk
    • Wi-Fi/internet access
      • Free WiFi
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