Only three blocks from Copacabana Beach, we have delicious free Brazilian breakfast and free drinking water!
Located three blocks from the famous Copacabana Beach, one block from the metro and next to a beautiful natural park, we're waiting to welcome you to Rio! Our large colonial house is fully renovated with new clean spacious dorms and bathrooms with hot showers and excellent social areas (indoor and outdoor), in a street with 24hrs security.
We offer a warm and welcoming atmosphere with free Brazilian breakfast, free high-speed internet and Wi-Fi, free bed linen, free maps and tourist info, free drinkable water, ceiling fans, big individual lockers and free luggage storage. There's no curfew so you can enjoy the best of Rio at any time of day or night!
We have double bunk beds (no triples!), women-only dorms, two fully-equipped kitchens, a cool bar with music and a pool table, a lounge with a 42" LCD TV and DVDs, an open-air backyard with BBQ, free book exchange, towels, hairdryers, and ironing facilities.
Nearby you can find all sorts of restaurants, bars, clubs, supermarkets, banks, laundry services, shops and easy transport to all parts of the city. We are next to a 36km² park with wildlife, eco-hiking and even a football court available.
Our friendly and helpful staff speak great English and are happy to help you book flights or exchange money. We know all the best events, activities and parties in Rio!!
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- 24 hour reception
- 24 hour security
- Age Restriction
- Air Conditioning
- Airport transfers
- Bicycle parking
- Board Games
- Book exchange
- Breakfast Included
- Cable TV
- Ceiling fan
- Common Room
- Credit Cards Accepted
- Currency exchange
- Fax Service
- Free City Maps
- Free Internet Access
- Free Wifi
- Games Room
- Hair Dryers
- Hair Dryers For Hire
- Hot Showers
- House Keeping
- Internet Access
- Jobs Board
- Laundry Facilities
- Linen Included
- Luggage Storage
- No Curfew
- Outdoor Terrace
- Pool Table
- Postal Service
- Reading Light
- Taxes included
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Towels For Hire
- Washing Machine
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 2 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.
Breakfast: 8.00am to 11am.
After your booking is confirmed by hostelworld.com, you must contact the property and send them your arrival time to guarantee you booking, otherwise bookings are kept until 4pm.'
We may or may not require the CVV code of your credit card in order to guarantee you booking. No charges in advance will be made during regular season. As per our terms and conditions.
CARNIVAL (Min. 7 nights - 27/2 to 06/03 - 2014), NEW YEARS (Min. 5 nights - 27-12-2013 to 01-01-2014), World Cup (Min. 4 nights - 9/Jun to 16/July 2014) period 100% prepayment is compulsory. The remaining 90% balance will be due directly after the on-line booking is made. The guest must contact the property to arrange payment. Failure to pay the remaining balance will result in cancellation. If the booking is cancelled two months before arrival - 50% of the prepayment will be refundable, after that the deposit is non-refundable.
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CabanaCopa Hostel is very easy to find - it's only one block from the Arcoverde metro station. A big colonial house located in the heart of Copacabana beach, the most famous neighborhood of Rio de Janeiro.
By Taxi to Arcoverde metro station:
From the Airport:
Depending on the time, a yellow taxi should cost between 30-40 Reais. A special taxi (white, blue or red) should cost between 80-100 Reais. Simply show or tell the driver to go to the Arcoverde metro station, together with our street address they will know where to go. We also can arrange an airport transfer service if you prefer!
From the Bus Terminal:
Take a special taxi from just outside the bus terminal. You pay a fixed fee at the counter. It will cost about 20 Reais to get to Copacabana. Simply show or tell the driver to go to the Arcoverde metro station, together with our street address they will know where to go.
By Bus to Arcoverde metro station:
From the airport:
The cheaper option is the 'Real' bus. Walk out of the arrivals lounge, take a right past the waiting taxis and look out for the airport bus stop. It costs around 6 Reais and the driver speaks English. It goes along the main beach road of Copacabana - 'Avenida Atlantica'. Ask to stop at the Copacabana Palace Hotel. Then you walk down the street 'Rodolfo Dantas' up to the Cardeal Arco Verde metro station.
From the Bus Terminal:
Take the 'Real' Bus from in front of the bus terminal. It costs 4 Reais and the driver speaks English. Walk past the taxi rank just outside the station and wait for the bus at the side of the road opposite. They run every 15 minutes and will stop on the main beach road (Avenida Atlantica). Ask to stop at the Copacabana Palace Hotel. Then you walk down the street 'Rodolfo Dantas' up to the Cardeal Arco Verde metro station.
From Arcoverde metro station to CabanaCopa Hostel:
Go behind the station and turn right next to the gas station - you will see the street 'Rua Guimaraes Natal'. Walk until you see the Chacrinha Park. We are at house number 12 up the park street. A big green and yellow house with a bamboo fence. It's easy to see!
Nearby you can find all sorts of restaurants, bars, nightclubs, supermarkets, banks, ATM, 24hours convenience store, laundry services, shops and easy transport to all parts of the city. We are neighbors to a 36km national park with wildlife, eco-hiking and even a football court available.