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Ocean Inn Rio Botafogo

Rua Paulo Barreto 63, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Distance from city centre: 7.7km

Rating: 46% from 3 reviews

  • 40%Atmosphere
  • 46%Staff
  • 46%Security
  • 53%Cleanliness
  • 60%Location
  • 46%Value for money
  • 33%Facilities

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  • We had booked a double room with bathroom in advance, when we arrived midnight in Rio and to this hostel they told us it was fullbooked and sent us to another hostel that they warmly recommended, said it was the same standard, and hostel New Roof top. It was a small room where only the bed fitted and it had no bathroom. It was extremly dirty and humid. The door would not close so we had to put the bed in front of it. The walls were not attached to eachother, it was several centimeter gap between
  • 20%
  • 06 Mar 2012 Annika
  • I booked this hostel because other people have written that the staff was so helpful and spoke good English - due to my experience that was not correct at all! The staff didn't cared at all, when you asked something it felt like you disturbed them. They cleaned the room everyday – that was great – however the kitchen was really doughy and even the common room. I stayed upstairs, apparently it was so much better than the room downstairs. Don’t rely on the breakfast, just some pieces of white bread, s
  • 46%
  • 05 Mar 2012 Tone Linnéa
  • no laundry facilities!! Needed badly since in Rio you can change twice a day. Kitchen very small. Good thing is that its close to bus stops and metro (4 stops to Ipanema). Very helpful staff though. More than willing to guide you to a party (club).
    Owner Comment

    We do not have facility but we do have laundry service for reasonable price. Yes we have a small kitchen however fully equipped and open 24hours a day. Thanks for sending us a review. Hope you come back.

  • 74%
  • 05 Feb 2012 etelvina USA
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