Macacos House

Rua Nelson L Santos, 500 - Vargem Grande, Florianopolis, Brazil, Distance from city centre: 19.4km

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Have a unique experience in a Geodesic Dome in the Atlantic Forest within an area of 100 hectares inhabited by wild flora and fauna. A welcoming structure provides a rare experience of hostel with wilderness trails, animal and birdwatching, native plants, adventure, ecotourism and recreation. And all very close to the 42 beaches on the island.

Our geodesic domes are 20 meters2 (215 ft2) mounted on 44 meters2 (473 ft2) wooden decks within the forest. They have eco-toilets and low-impact housing.

Our rooms can be booked for private usage also. Book all beds and we\'ll give you a 10% discount


Scheduled and Fixed Tours

Living Area with Shared Kitchen

Gastronomic and Cultural Events

Programmed Tracks
Space for International Native Arts and Local Crafts

If you have to cancel your booking, you must do it at least 48hrs before arrival.

Check in: 14:00

Check out: 12:00

If you book between December 15th and March 15th you will be charged 50% in advance in order to secure your booking (non refundable), you may be contacted by the property requesting the CVV code of the credit card used for this booking or asked for a deposit.

This also applies if your booking is during a national holiday, New Year\'s eve or Carnival.

Bring or Rent/Buy from us: Flashlight/Torch (candles are forbidden inside the Geodomes), Camera and Recording Device (for the awesome birds), Mosquito Repellent, Towel. Even in the summer, sometimes the temperature drops considerably, pack in some warm clothes as well.
Prices are per person per night.

Availability & Rates

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Airport Transfers
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle hire
  • Bicycle parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Child Friendly
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Parking
  • Hot Showers
  • House Keeping
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Meals Available
  • Non Smoking
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Swimming Pool
  • Taxes included
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels For Hire

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

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The easiest way to get to Macacos Hostel is by car or taxi. Call us for a lift anytime: +55 48 91473636

So, If you need a taxi you can just send an email with the flight information and book your transfer with us.

By bus you just need to follow the directions, make sure you check the bus time on The TICEN ( local bus terminal) is on the right of those who arrive from the bus station Rita Maria (rodoviária).

You need to get the Direct Canasvieiras (bus) that takes you to the terminal Canasvieiras (TICAN), where you should get another bus, the line Vargem Grande. You need to get down at the last stop before the end of the asphalt.

You\\\'re going to see a road just before the bus stop on your right side, just follow the road (15 minutes walk) until the very end. You\\\'re going arrive at a nice lake and go to the reception, just follow the path on the left of the lake.

Located Near

We are located on the north part of Santa Catarina Island, where Florianopolis is more forested, neighbor to a Federal Environmental Protection Area (APA) with beautiful flora and fauna.
So, after spending the day at the beach you can return to a refreshing waterfall pond bath and cooling breeze of the Atlantic Forest.
Wonderful beaches close by: Daniela, Jurerê, Canasvieiras, Cachoeira do Bom Jesus, Ingleses, Lagoinha, Ponta das Canas, Praia Brava, Santinho (special for surfers) and Moçambique.

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