Bossa in Rio Hostel

Rua Joaquim Murtinho, 531 - Santa Teresa, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Distance from city centre: 5.5km
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Rating: 80%from 3 reviews

  • 66%Atmosphere
  • 86%Staff
  • 80%Security
  • 80%Cleanliness
  • 86%Location
  • 80%Value for money
  • 86%Facilities
We are a boutique hostel strategically located in Santa Teresa, the city's most charming neighborhood, offering all the facilities you might want, and a great value for your money.

For your comfort and convenience, Bossa in Rio Hostel offers three Standard Suites and two Master Suites. All are well designed and appointed with air conditioning, ceiling fan, free WiFi, and private bathrooms with hot water. The two Master Suites have their own balcony, from where guests can enjoy the expansive views of downtown Rio, the Guanabara Bay and the mountains that surround the city.

The Bossa in Rio Hostel offers shared rooms for all tastes. There are options for 4, 6 or 10 people. Regardless of the format chosen, the guest will have individual lighting, power outlet, locker, in addition to split air conditioning.

Bossa in Rio Hostel has been carefully crafted to provide you with a comfortable, safe and unforgettable stay. We are waiting for you!

Prices are per person per night.

Availability & Rates

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • 24 hour reception
  • 24 hour security
  • Adaptors
  • Air Conditioning
  • Airport transfers
  • Bar
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle parking
  • Board Games
  • Book exchange
  • Breakfast Included
  • Cable TV
  • Ceiling fan
  • Child Friendly
  • Common Room
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • DVDs
  • Fax Service
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Wifi
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • House Keeping
  • Internet Access
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Mini Supermarket
  • No Curfew
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Pool Table
  • Reading Light
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Taxes included
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels Included

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 5 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 Info

This property has specific Terms & Conditions.

- If you intent to bring a child, please contact the hostel before booking.
In order to confirm your booking, - please, send an email to the hostel informing the security number (3 digits) of the credit card you used to make the booking!

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Rua Joaquim Murtinho, 531 - Santa Teresa - Rio de Janeiro

We are on the main access road to Santa Teresa and just 10 minutes away from numerous bars and restaurants, open every day of the week.

Guests can still proceed on foot to visit Lapa (7 min) and the historical center of Rio (15 min), or enjoy the architectural beauties, shops and museums of our neighborhood (10 min). Our central location enables quick and easy access to all points of interest!


Txi: 30-35 minutes. Price: around R$ 60

Bus+Txi: 45 minutes. Price: R$ 25,00
Take the bus to Santos Dumont Airport and from there, take a taxi to Rua Joaquim Murtinho, 531.


Options to go to the hostel from Lapa are walking, taking a taxi, or taking a bus.


Taxi: 5-10 minutes. Price: R$20

From the BUS STATION Novo Rio-

Taxi: 10-15 minutes. Price: R$ 30

Bus: Take one of the many buses that goes downtown. From Carioca Station take bus number 006 ,or 007 or 014. R$3,40 (each bus).

Located Near

The picturesque neighbourhood of Santa Teresa, is the most charming neighborhood of Rio. In a very short walking distance to Lapa, its narrow streets hide old mansions, handicraft shops, restaurants and bars.

It is the best place in town to enjoy the Carnival as it is close to Sambodromo and to the main blocos (Street Parties Carnival).

Note that Santa Teresa is located on a hill, and we that have ramps and stairs.

Our central location enables quick and easy access to all points of interest!

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