El Misti House

Rua Silva Castro 49, Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Distance from city centre: 9km

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Rating: 68%from 3 reviews

  • 80%Atmosphere
  • 80%Staff
  • 80%Security
  • 46%Cleanliness
  • 93%Location
  • 46%Value for money
  • 53%Facilities
El Misti House is only three blocks away from the beach, in Rio´s worldly famous Copacabana district. The Ipanema beach is just a 20-minute walk from the hostel. Furthermore, the property is a 3-minute walk from Siqueira Campos subway station. The Sugar Loaf is 5.5 Km away. It is located in a small quiet street with easy access to public transport, supermarkets, bars and restaurants.

El Misti House has the front of a traditional house in Rio and hosts the young and fun atmosphere of an international hostel. It counts with a wide social area where the bar is at, an equipped shared kitchen and a friendly staff willing to help in anything necessary to make your trip unforgettable. It is often chosen by lone travelers looking to meet new people and make friends.

The house counts with mixed dorms for 4, 5, 6, 9 and 12 people and female only dorms for 6 or 12 people with shared bathroom; it also has shared dorms for 6 people with private bathroom. All equipped with air conditioning, bed linen and individual lockers.

It has double and triple private rooms with private bathroom and double, triple and quadruple private rooms with shared bathroom. All equipped with air conditioning and bed linen.

Age Restrictions:
No persons under 18 years old can book shared rooms
No persons under 5 years old can book private rooms

CANCELATIONS POLICIES BY DATES:

*For Rock in Rio Package 2017(15/09/2017 to 17/09/2017)(20/09/2017 to 24/09/2017) it is necessary to pay 50% of the value of the reservation, at the time booking is submitted. Cancellations will only be processed 15 days prior check-in date. After that time, no deposit refunds will be made. In the event of a no-show the hostel charges the full amount of balance.

*For the New Year Package 2017/2018(27/12/2017 to 04/01/2018) it is necessary to pay 50% of the value of the reservation, at the time booking is submitted. Cancellations will only be processed 30 days prior check-in date. After that time, no deposit refunds will be made. In the event of a no-show the hostel charges the full amount of balance.

*For Summer Season 2018(05/01/2018 to 06/02/2018) it is necessary to pay 50% of the value of the reservation, at the time booking is submitted. Cancellations will only be processed 15 days prior check-in date. After that time, no deposit refunds will be made. In the event of a no-show the hostel charges the full amount of balance.

*For the Carnival Package 2018(07/02/2018 to 17/02/2018) it is necessary to pay 50% of the value of the reservation, at the time booking is submitted. Cancellations will only be processed 30 days prior check-in date. After that time, no deposit refunds will be made. In the event of a no-show the hostel charges the full amount of balance.

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

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Adaptors
  • Age Restriction
  • Air Conditioning
  • Airport Transfers
  • Bar
  • Bicycle parking
  • Board Games
  • 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.

Age Restrictions:
No persons under 18 years old can book shared rooms
No persons under 5 years old can book private rooms

CANCELATIONS POLICIES BY DATES:

*For Rock in Rio Package 2017(15/09/2017 to 17/09/2017)(20/09/2017 to 24/09/2017) it is necessary to pay 50% of the value of the reservation, at the time booking is submitted. Cancellations will only be processed 15 days prior check-in date. After that time, no deposit refunds will be made. In the event of a no-show the hostel charges the full amount of balance.

*For the New Year Package 2017/2018(27/12/2017 to 04/01/2018) it is necessary to pay 50% of the value of the reservation, at the time booking is submitted. Cancellations will only be processed 30 days prior check-in date. After that time, no deposit refunds will be made. In the event of a no-show the hostel charges the full amount of balance.

*For Summer Season 2018(05/01/2018 to 06/02/2018) it is necessary to pay 50% of the value of the reservation, at the time booking is submitted. Cancellations will only be processed 15 days prior check-in date. After that time, no deposit refunds will be made. In the event of a no-show the hostel charges the full amount of balance.

*For the Carnival Package 2018(07/02/2018 to 17/02/2018) it is necessary to pay 50% of the value of the reservation, at the time booking is submitted. Cancellations will only be processed 30 days prior check-in date. After that time, no deposit refunds will be made. In the event of a no-show the hostel charges the full amount of balance.

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

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How to get to the hostel?

It is very easy to reach Copacabana suburb from any points of the city of Rio de Janeiro.

Below is a list of options to get from the airports (Galeão and Santos Dumont), and bus terminal (Rodoviária Novo Rio).

From airport Galeão (GIG) and Santos Dumont (SDU):

- Take the bus PREMIUM 2018, indicate to the driver that they have to get off at the 3 point of the beach, go up the Siquiera Campos street, walk along the Siquiera Campos street, walk to the Silva Castro street and turn left.

El Misti Hostels recommends the services of our partner Shuttle Rio, that offers economical and cheaper transportation from GIG and SDU airports for your convenience.

Aternative route from Santos Dumont airport:

- Take the VLT that is next to the airport parking lot and get off at Cinelândia station. In the same square, go down the stairs of the metro (Station Cinelândia also) and take the metro to General Osório. Exit at the station Siquiera Campos, walk along the Siquiera Campos street, walk to the Silva Castro street and turn right.

From bus station (Rodoviaria Novo Rio):

- Take the VLT, which is on the road near the exit of the station and get off at Cinelandia station. In the same square, go down the stairs of the metro (Station Cinelândia also) and take the metro to General Osório. Exit at the station Siquiera Campos, walk along the Siquiera Campos street, walk to the Silva Castro street and turn right.

- Walk from the bus terminal to the Padre Enrique Otte bus station, which is next to the station. Take one of the following buses: Troncal 2, Troncal 4 or Troncal 6. to indicate to the driver that they have to go down in the Siquiera Campos street, walk along the Siquiera Campos street, walk to the Silva Castro street and turn left.

Located Near

From our house there's easy access to public transport towards all spots of the city. There are several parking options; you can even park on our street if a spot is available. Close to bars, restaurants, banks, markets.
DISTANCES
- Copacabana beach: 5-min walk
- Ipanema beach: 25-min walk
- Sugar Loaf: 5.5km
- Siqueira Campos Metro Station: 2-min walk

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