El Misti Botafogo Hostel e Pousada

Av. R. Praia de Botafogo 462, Casa 9, Botafogo, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Distance from city centre: 7.7km
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Rating: 78%from 3 reviews

  • 86%Atmosphere
  • 73%Staff
  • 86%Security
  • 53%Cleanliness
  • 86%Location
  • 80%Value for money
  • 80%Facilities
El Misti Hostel is located in Rio de Janeiros Botafogo, just eight blocks from Sugarloaf Mountain and Vermelha Beach. Surrounded by bars and restaurants, we are within easy reach of the city centre, Ipanema, Santa Teressa and Corcovado by public transport.

Age Restrictions:
No persons under 18 years old can book shared rooms

We have private rooms and dormitories plus facilities including a guest kitchen, internet access and a pool table. We also have a house DJ. In order to encourage a more sociable atmosphere, we do not have cable television. Breakfast is included in the rates and airport transfers are available.

Please let us know of any changes to your expected arrival time.

Terms and conditions apply for bookings during the New Year and Carnaval periods.

Prices are per person per night.

Availability & Rates

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Adaptors
  • Age Restriction
  • Air Conditioning
  • Airport Transfers
  • Bar
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle hire
  • Bicycle parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Cable TV
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Common Room
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Telephone/Fax Facilities
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • House Keeping
  • Internet Access
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Security Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals Available
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Steam Room
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels For Hire

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 3 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.


* Cancellations for groups of 6 or more people must be made with at least a full 30 days notice. In this case, the group may collect 100% of their deposit paid to El Misti (not including deposits made through 3rd party sites). Any cancellations made with insufficient notice will not have any portion of the deposit refunded.

*For July-August 2016 (01-07-2016 to 01/08/2016 and 23/08/16 to 31/08/16) cancellations can only be made 15 days before check in date, 100% reimbursable. After that date deposits won't be refunded.

* For Olympic Games Packages (02-08-2016 to 22-08-2016) it is necessary to pay 50% of the value of the reservation, at the time booking is submitted. Cancellations will only be processed 90 days prior check-in date. After that date, no reimbursement will be made. In the event of a no-show the hostel charges the full amount of balance. For cancellation requests which fall within the stipulated time will be charged an administrative fee of 12.5% of the total amount.

* For New Year's Package 2016/17 (27-12-16 to 04-01-17) cancellations are free only upto 30 days before check in date. After that time, no deposit refunds will be made.

*For the Summer High Season Package 2017(05-01-2017 to 20/02/2017) cancellations can only be made 15 days before check in date, 100% reimbursable. After that date deposits won't be refunded.

*For the Carnival Package 2017(21-02-2017 to 04/03/2017) cancellations can only be made 30 days before check in date, 100% reimbursable. After that date deposits won't be refunded.

* For any other dates not included above have to be made 72hs before check-in, otherwise no reimbursement is performed.

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Rua Praia de botafogo 462, casa 9. Botafogo.

Located Near

El Misti Botafogo is only a short walk away from the beautiful Botafogo Beach as well as the world famous Sugarloaf Mountain with its sky tram transport and sweeping views of Rio. Close to bars, restaurants, banks, markets.
- Botafogo beach: 5-min walk
- Sugar Loaf: 20-min walk
- Botafogo Metro Station: 3-min walk
- Christ Redeemer : 9km

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