Geko Hostel & Pousada Paraty
Beachfront Hostel - Cool Atmosphere! Comfy bedrooms and dorms with private Bathroom and A/C. Beach Breakfast and FREE Pickup from the Bus Station are Included.
Downtown Paraty - Only 200 metres from the Historic Centre. Looking for relax? Come to Geko Hostel and enjoy our Exclusive Beach Bar in front of the Hostel, we serve Breakfast, we organize Parties, Barbecues and meals every Night!
Geko Hostel is everything you need if you are looking for fun: beach-front location, comfort, bilingual services and a great atmosphere, all for a really low Price. Daily accommodation includes en-suite bedrooms with A/C, kitchen, a Free Taxi from the Bus station if your are coming between 8am and 10pm, friendly environment, and, Gekos treat, a full Brazilian breakfast with your feet in the sand of the Pontal Beach. We also organize barbecues and cocktail parties in our Beach Bar. Talk about convenient!
At Geko Hostel we offer more than just accommodation, we offer a memorable experience! Whether you are a budget conscious traveler or after a little luxury, Geko offers mixed or all-female dormitory style accommodation, as well as private rooms with an en-suite bathroom and A/C. We also have 24 hour reception, 24 hours free internet access, and our Beach Bar, Geko Chill famous for its outrageous parties! Ask our barmen and barwomen for the coldest beer and the best caipirinhas in Paraty!
Paraty Hostel Facilities & Services
- Dorms and Private Rooms
- All bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms and A/C
- Private bedrooms with Cable TV, Fridge, and A/C
- Beach Bar
- Free Brazilian Breakfast
- Communal Kitchen
- Chill-Out area
- Free Internet Access
- Free Wi-Fi and Free Internet access
- Book Exchange
- Snack Bar
- Currency Exchange
- International Phone-Calls
- Free Lockers
- Tour information & bookings
- Free Breakfast: Coffee, tea and milk / Fresh fruit juices / Selection of cereals / Bread / Ham & Cheese / Home-made cakes / Fresh fruits / Butter, jam and caramel milk
- Bilingual Attention: Italian / English / French / Spanish
- Common Areas: TV Room / Travel Agency / Convenience Shop / Bar
Gekos beachfront lounge provides our guests a little oasis - a tranquil and laid-back environment in which you can enjoy some drinks, meet cool people, read a book, update your blog or your facebook profile, upload you latest pictures, play a bit of guitar or do whatever tickles your fancies. At Geko we aim at fulfilling both backpackers and all guests needs alike.
The staff will be always at hand to make your stay enjoyable, available to help sort out excursions and tours, make reservations and even organize a soccer match at the beach! The hostel is modern, clean and offers all the amenities a backpacker dreams of, making it the ideal spot to hang out in for a couple of days.
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- 24 Hour Reception
- 24 Hour Security
- Air Conditioning
- Airport Transfers
- Bicycle hire
- Bicycle parking
- Board Games
- Book Exchange
- Free Breakfast
- Ceiling Fan
- Common Room
- Credit Cards Accepted
- Currency Exchange
- Free City Maps
- Free Internet Access
- Free Parking
- Free WiFi
- Hot Showers
- House Keeping
- Internet Access
- Self-Catering Facilities
- Linen Included
- Security Lockers
- Luggage Storage
- Meals Available
- No Curfew
- Outdoor Terrace
- Reception (limited hours)
- Shuttle Bus
- Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
- 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.
Property may require the card security code entered on the site. No amount will be charged, the information will be saved only to validate the policy of no-show. If we can't validate the Card within the following 3 days our system your reservation may be cancelled automatically
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Geko Paraty Hostel is ideally located, on Pontal Beach facing the sea and 200 metres from the historic centre of Paraty (a five minute walk).
If you are getting here WALKING
Past the Historic Centre towards the Sea, cross the Pedestrians Bridge over the Canal. Walk towards the beach and we are there! Right in front of Pontal Beach!
If you are getting here DRIVING
After the roundabout going into town, turn left after the arch, drive straight 300 meters, past the Bridge over the canal and turn right all the way to the end, drive around the Plaza until you get to the Beach, turn left by the beach and you will find us 100 metres after. Geko is the building in the corner. If you ask for directions say 'Praia do Pontal'.
If you are getting hereON A TAXI
Taxis in Paraty charge a flat rate of R$20 for any ride regardless of the distance, from 8AM to 10PM.
We also offer free transfer from the bus station. Just let us know when you will arrive. Please call Geko: (0)24 3371 2507 or to the Managers Mobile Phone: (0)24 8832 0121.
Right in front of Pontal Beach (Praia do Pontal). Next to Chill Inn Property & Pousada. Close to the Historic Center, Bus Station, bars, shops and restaurants. Close to Downtown.
We want you to make the best of all that Paraty has to offer and we are close to anything you may need here: shops, bars, nightclubs, restaurants, supermarkets, and bus station. You can even stroll to the Pier and to an amazing Boat Tour of the Islands of Paraty Bay!
Rua Orlando Carpinelli, 111, Paraty, RJ, Brazil.