Favela Chic Hostel
See one of the 7 Natural Wonders of the World and have fun at the same time.You deserve it!
We are a brand new hostel, owned & managed by veteran travelers. We are unique (as our name indicates), passionate about travelling and fully committed to providing an outstanding service to travellers.
We do our utmost to create a fun, lively & sociable atmosphere so that you will always remember your time in Foz do Iguassu. Our hammocks are set in grounds with lots of trees and an outdoor relaxation area which includes a magnificent fountain.
Our active bar is a place where you can meet travellers from throughout the world. Oh, and we play great music too.
We aim to do the basics outstandingly well: a great breakfast (including cooked treats), free WiFi, 24 hour reception and help with all your travel needs especially budget travel throughout South America.
We can offer advice & discounted tickets for the many attractions here with affordable tours.
We offer a free yoga class before supper, & run photographic workshops each Full Moon to help you bring out your creative genius within.
We also offer a book library (with a wide selection of books for swapping) & a DVD library for your enjoyment (Blues Brothers to the Coen Brothers).
We have regular BBQ nights.
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- 24 hour reception
- 24 hour security
- Air Conditioning
- Bicycle hire
- Bicycle parking
- Board Games
- Book exchange
- Breakfast Included
- Ceiling fan
- Common Room
- Free Internet Access
- Free Wifi
- Hot Showers
- Laundry Facilities
- Linen Included
- Luggage Storage
- Reading Light
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Towels For Hire
Cancellation PolicyThis 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.
Must-Read Hostel InfoThis property has specific Terms & Conditions.
Check in: 12:00
Check out: 11:00
We have a 24 hours notice cancellation policy
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 also 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.
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From the airport it could not be easier to find us. Every 20 minutes there is a bus to the Centre of town for R$2.65. The journey is for about 10 minutes along one street (Avenida das Cataratas) and we are the final (request) stop before the end of that long road. We are the stop just past the Iguassu Boulevard (a large leisure complex which you cannot miss) on the reft. You need to cross the road and head uphill for about 25 meters and Rua Major Raul de Mattos is the first street on your right. We are 100 metres up on the left (number 78 – look out for the big wooden sign).
A taxi from the airport will probably cost in the region of R$20-25.
From the main intercity bus station, you need to take a bus to the Terminal Urbano for R$2.65. They run every 15 minutes. At that terminal you should take bus number 120 towards the Waterfalls (Cataratas in Portuguese) at no extra cost. It is a short trip into the town which then winds its way onto the Avenida das Cataratas, the road which leads to the Waterfalls. We are at the first (request stop) on that street. Get off the bus, and head up hill for about 10 metres and turn right into Rua Major Raul de Mattos. We are 100 metres up on the left (number 78 – look out for the big wooden sign).
A taxi from the main intercity bus station will probably cost in the region of R$15.
We are located centrally, just 2 minutes from a bus stop to the Falls & the Bird Park, with easy bus access to Argentina, Paraguay and the airport.
We are just a few minutes walk from many of the best pubs, restaurants & attractions in Foz.
We are just 150 metres away from the most popular live music bar in town. So if you love staying up all night, this is the place for you. The place really gets rocking at about midnight.
There is a major supermarket just a few minutes' walk away.