We offer you a cozy stay, our hostel is very peaceful but near all agitations of the city. The Vidigal is being revealed as the new point of Rio, where is being held various events, parties, trips and projects.
The Vidigalhouse has the advantage of being located in the middle of Vidigal, with easy access and close to the hottest events in Rio!
Our hostel is located in the neighborhood of Vidigal, overlooking the shores of Leblon, Ipanema and Arpoador, being possible to witness the New Year’s Eve fireworks of Copacabana and also the fireworks of the Sheraton Hotel.
Our neighborhood is safe and typically carioca, we are 10 minutes away (by foot) from the Vidigal beach, where you can walk into Leblon and Ipanema beaches.
At the entrance of Vidigal there are buses and alternative transports available for the entire south and center of the city.
The Vidigalhouse has dorms and a clean, relaxed and comfortable ambiance plus a gorgeous view.
We provide bedding and air conditioning in our rooms.
Besides the kitchen available 24 hours for guests, we offer a simple and tasty breakfast, wifi, cyber cafe and a lounge bar, we have a terrace to relax and enjoy a delicious caipirinha!!
Our team is made up of locals and residents of Vidigal, able to provide information of the city, tours, climbing, hiking, nature tours, parties, samba schools and even a great match in the famous Maracanã stadium.
We invite people of the entire world to meet us and feel different sensations!
Check in: 13:00
Check out: 12:00
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- Air Conditioning
- Airport transfers
- Breakfast Included
- Cable TV
- Common Room
- Credit Cards Accepted
- Free Internet Access
- Free Wifi
- Hot Showers
- Internet Access
- Laundry Facilities
- Linen Included
- Shuttle Bus
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Towels For Hire
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.
- 50% payment in advance is required. Failure to proceed and arrange the payment in 5 working days will result in cancellation of you booking;
- On New Year's Eve, Carnaval and Olympics and Paralympics 2016 this policy changes to '100% payment in advance is required'.
- Payments are non-refundable;
- Reception is opened from 8AM - 10PM, except on Sundays when it is opened from 8AM-2PM;
- Smoking allowed only in the designated area that is presented to the guest(s) at check-in;
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The hostel provides shuttle service for R$120,00, one of our drivers would be there to get you at the gate and bring you straight to the hostel. It is the easiest way. All we need is your flight details.
But there are other ways to get to the hostel:
Walking off from the plane or bus at the bus station, find out where to catch the bus, 2018- Alvorada X Aeroporto Internacional. It passes in all the airports of Rio de Janeiro and also the bus station Novo Rio, including one of its stops is in Vidigal which is where you will get off.
Getting off from the bus, you have 3 options to get to the hostel: on foot, by kombi or mototaxi.
ON FOOT: You will get off from the bus at the Vidigal Square, once there, you'll see a street going up. That is the one you will get. Walk it up until you see the first street that goes RIGHT. Take that street. Walk it up till you see two streets. One to the right and the other to the left, take the one to the LEFT. Walk it up till you see a intersection of 4 streets in front of a church. You will enter this intersection on the right side. Take the other street which is also on the RIGHT SIDE. Walk it up until you see two streets. Take the one to the LEFT and go up until you see on the right side a FAVELA EXPERIENCE paiting, that is the NGO Alzira do Aleluia. Keep walking up the street and looking to the left, shortly after you will see the VIDIGALHOUSE wooden door.
BY KOMBI: Getting off from the bus in Vidigal square, it is your starting point, you will see a street going up and another that goes to the right. As soon as you turn the street on the right, you will see the many Kombis.
There are 2 different kombis that go to 2 different places. You will get the one that goes to RUA 3,-make sure you're getting the right one. You will ask to get off at the ONG Alzira Aleluia, which is an NGO in front of the hostel.
Note: The vans only work from 4 p.m. until 10 p.m.
BY MOTOTAXI: As soon as you get off the bus at the square of Vidigal, will see a great movement of motorcycles. The point of these bikes is across the square, on the right side. Get a mototaxi and ask to get off at ONG (NGO) Alzira do Aleluia, Rua 3. As soon as you get off the mototaxi, look to the left side and you will see a wooden door with VIDIGALHOUSE written.
If you have any type of question, please do not hesitate to contact us!
Our hostel is located in the neighborhood of Vidigal, overlooking the shores of Leblon, Ipanema and Arpoador.
Beside being very safe, Vidigal, also counts with the UPP - Unidade de Policia Pacificadora, translated to Pacifying Police Unit. There are cops doing the neighborhood's safety 24 hours a day.
You can come back to the hostel at any time of the day!