Karisma Hostel Ipanema

Rua Bar�o da Torre 177, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Distance from city centre: 9.8km

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Rating: 68%from 3 reviews

  • 53%Atmosphere
  • 80%Staff
  • 73%Security
  • 53%Cleanliness
  • 86%Location
  • 73%Value for money
  • 60%Facilities
Karisma Hostel Ipanema is located at Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro, in a safe residencial street, just three short blocks from Ipanema Beach and next to the best bars, grossery stores, restaurants, stores and nightlife of Rio.

Cool atmosphere and friendly staff. Hostel Ipanema is run only by local native brazilian people, who speak English and Portuguese and hold a good knowledge of Rio and all its activities.

Easy transportation from and to everywhere, lockers with individual safes in the rooms with ar conditioner, very clean and organized, 24 hour internet, wireless connection, tours booked thru the hostel like Hang Gliding , Tour at the Favela, Favela Funk Party, Christ Statue, Sugar Loaf, City Tours, Tijuca Forest Hiking, Samba Shows, Football/Soccer matches at Maracana Stadium, Ilha Grande bookings, Guided Bicycle Tours and many more.

The hostel has no kitchen. cafe does not offer breakfast. and not have refrigerator.

Dorm1 - 4 Bed Mixed Dorm: Two bunkbeds in the room. ( with air conditioning)on 21:00 pm - 9:00 am off
Dorm2 - 4 Bed Mixed Dorm: Two bunkbeds in the room.( with air conditioning)on 21:00 pm - 9:00 am off
Dorm4 - 6 Bed Mixed Dorm: Three bunkbeds in the room. ( with air conditioning)on 21:00 pm - 9:00 am off
Room3 - 2 Single Bed Private: One bunkbed in the room. ( no has air conditioning.)
==========================================Booking Cancellation Policy:
Get in touch with the hostel 1 day before(or more) the arrival date.(2 weeks or more in special seasons)

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*New Years Bookings :*
-min 5 nights;
-From December 27 to January 03 ;
- 50% of the Balance Due is required to be paid by Credit Card before arrival at the Hostel for final confirmation of the booking;
------Minimum stay of 5 nights or equivalent payment for------ .
Customer has to get in touch with the hostel to provide Credit Card number through the email

Reservations made without the 50% up front payment will be not accepted.
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**Carnival Bookings(min 7 nights) : **
-min 7 nights;
-From 02 of march to 12 of march;
- 50% of the Balance Due is required to be paid by Credit Card before arrival at the Hostel for final confirmation of the booking;
------Minimum stay of 7 nights or equivalent payment for------ .
Customer has to get in touch with the hostel to provide Credit Card number through the email

Reservations made without the 50% up front payment will be not accepted.
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Please note:
- A refundable deposit is payable by those renting the private apartment.
- We accept payment by VISA and MasterCard(for booking).
- Terms and conditions apply for bookings during the New Year period.

Prices are per person per night.

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • 24 hour security
  • Adaptors
  • Air Conditioning
  • Airport transfers
  • Book exchange
  • Breakfast Included
  • Cable TV
  • Café
  • Ceiling fan
  • Common Room
  • Currency exchange
  • DVDs
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Wifi
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Internet Access
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • NightClub
  • PLAYSTATION
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels For Hire
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

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This property has specific Terms & Conditions.

Booking Cancellation Policy:
Get in touch with the hostel 1 day before(or more) the arrival date.(2 weeks or more in special seasons)

Directions
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From Galeão International Airport (GIG) - take Premium Auto ônibus (the blue special bus) via Ipanema, leave the bus in the corner with Rua Farme de Amoedo, follow this street until Rua Barão da Torre. Price R$ 13,00. By taxi price around R$ 70,00 (yellow cabs).

From Santos Dumont National Airport (SDU) - take Premium Auto ônibus (the blue special bus), leave the bus in the corner with Rua Farme de Amoedo, follow this street until Rua Barão da Torre. Price R$ 7,00. By taxi price around R$ 40,00 (yellow cabs).

From Rodoviária Novo Rio - take Premium Auto ônibus (the blue special bus), leave the bus in the corner with Rua Farme de Amoedo, follow this street until Rua Barão da Torre. Price R$ 7,00. By taxi price around R$ 40,00 (yellow cabs).

By own car - follow direction Copacabana, then Lagoa/Corte do Cantagalo then direction Leblon/Ipanema. At Lagoa follow Praça NS da Paz, then right to left at Rua Alberto de Campos, then turn right to Rua Farme de Amoedo at the third street, then turn right at the second street to Rua Barão da Torre.

Located Near

Ipanema Beach - Three short blocks from the property.
Copacabana Beach - 10 minutes walking from the property.
Leblon Beach - 10 minutes walking from the property.
Hyppie Fair on Sundays - 2 blocks from the property.
Lagoon - 3 blocks from the property.
Sugar Loaf - 20-30 minutes by bus from the property in good traffic conditions.
Christ Statue - 25 minutes by car from the property in good traffic conditions.
Downtown - 30-40 minutes by bus/metro in good traffic conditions.

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