Garoa Hostel

Rua Guaiçuí, 72, Sao Paulo, Brazil, Distance from city centre: 2.6km

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Garoa Hostel is located in Pinheiros, one of the safest and vibrant areas of Sao Paulo. We are surrounded by countless bars, restaurants, cafes, cultural centres and nightlife for all tastes. We offer cozy rooms with comfy beds for you to relax in after a tiring day out. Check out our amazing garden with a bar where you can enjoy a cold beer!

We are just a 4-minute walk from subway (Faria Lima station) and just 10-minute walk from Vila Madalena, which along with Pinheiros, make these two neighborhoods the most exciting areas of Sao Paulo because of its excellent bars, restaurants and nightclubs for all tastes, especially for those looking for forró, samba, jazz and rock!

Cultural centres such as Tomie Ohtake Institute and Sesc Pinheiros are within a short walking distance and they offer lots of concerts, shows, exhibitions, activities and most of them are free.

Benedito Calixto Market is also close and it's the perfect place to find some unique souvenirs to remember your time in Brazil.

Villa Lobos Park is another landmark of west Sao Paulo and it's about 10 minutes cycling through Sao Paulo’s newest green cycle lane!

Our common areas include:
- Free wi-fi
- Amazing garden
- Living space with a sofa, hammock, billiard table, DVD, cable TV, books and computer
- Fitted kitchen equipped with everything you may need to prepare your meals

We have friendly staff who speaks English, Portuguese and Spanish and they're always ready to help you and provide you the best experience ever.

Tour and trips can be arranged at our 24-hour reception and you can also get helpful insights about Sao Paulo.

We hope to see you soon :)

Prices are per person per night.

Availability & Rates

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Adaptors
  • Age Restriction
  • Air Conditioning
  • Airport Transfers
  • Bar
  • BBQ
  • Board Games
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Cable TV
  • Café
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Common Room
  • Cooker
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • DVDs
  • Free City Maps
  • Free WiFi
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • House Keeping
  • Internet Access
  • Iron / Ironing Board
  • Key Card Access
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Security Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals Available
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Microwave
  • Nightclub
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Pool Table
  • Reading Light
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Taxes included
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels For Hire
  • Utensils
  • Washing Machine
  • Wheelchair Friendly
  • Wi-Fi

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 5 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.

Check in: 14:00 (2pm)
Check out: 12:00 (12pm)

Depending on the period of your booking, you will be charged 50% in advance in order to secure your booking (non-refundable). You may be contacted by the property requesting the CVV code of the credit card used for this booking or asked for a deposit. It also applies if your booking is during a national holiday such as Christmas, New Year´s Eve and Carnival.

Cancellation policy: 120 hours (5 days) before arrival. You will be charged the full amount of your reservation in case of a late cancellation or No Show.

Breakfast is not free, it costs R$12 per person/per day. It includes coffee, milk, fruits, juices and sandwichs.

Directions
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**Guarulhos International Airport (GRU)**

By car: A transfer booked with us is R$140 up to 3 people (50min).

By taxi: It would cost you about R$150 (50min).

By bus and subway: The whole journey would take about 1:10h and costs R$10. Look for Airport Bus Services signs at the airport’s main exit. Buses from there will drop you off at Tatuape station (Line 3 Red). Buy your ticket and take the subway there until Republica station. After that, you have to switch to Line 4 Yellow and go to Faria Lima station.

We're located just a 4-minute walk (300 meters) from Faria Lima station. When leaving the subway, go to the exit located on the right side. After leaving the station you'll see a church, please go there and you'll be at Fernão Dias street at your right. It is not the street on the church side. Walk one square and turn left at Guaicui street. Garoa Hostel is on the right side in the same street, at number 72.

By train: Please follow the signs to Aeroporto Guarulhos station (Line 13 Jade) and there you should buy your tickets to take the Airport Express to Luz station. You can find details at http://www.cptm.sp.gov.br/sua-viagem/pages/Pra-Onde-Vai.aspx?para=4159&de=1303&acessibilidade=true


**Congonhas Airport (CGH)**

By bus: Leave the airport and walk to your right side to the first bus stop. Take the 576M-10 bus (it runs every 10 minutes) which will take you to Faria Lima Avenue in about 1 hour. Get off at the bus stop next to Faria Lima station and walk to the hostel, which is a 4-minute walk (300 meters). You'll see a church, so please go there and you'll be at Fernão Dias street at your right. It is not the street on the church side. Walk one square and turn left at Guaicui street. Garoa Hostel is on the right side in the same street, at number 72. The whole journey would take you 1h and costs R$4.30.

By taxi: 30 minutes and around R$40


**Viracopos International Airport**

By bus and subway: Take the bus to Tiete Bus Station. From there, buy your ticket and take the subway until Luz station and there switch to Line 4 Yellow until Faria Lima station. We're located just a 4-minute walk (300 meters) from Faria Lima station. When leaving the subway, go to the exit located on the right side. After leaving the station you'll see a church, please go there and you'll be at Fernão Dias street at your right. It is not the street on the church side. Walk one square and turn left at Guaicui street. Garoa Hostel is on the right side in the same street, at number 72. (2:30 hours and around R$30)


**Tiete Bus Station**

By subway: Buy your ticket and take the subway until Luz station and there switch to Line 4 Yellow until Faria Lima station. We're located just a 4-minute walk (300 meters) from Faria Lima station. When leaving the subway, go to the exit located on the right side. After leaving the station you'll see a church, please go there and you'll be at Fernão Dias street at your right. It is not the street on the church side. Walk one square and turn left at Guaicui street. Garoa Hostel is on the right side in the same street, at number 72. (40 minutes and R$4.30)

By taxi: 30 minutes and around R$65


**Barra Funda Bus Station**

By subway: Buy your ticket and take the Line 3 Red until Republica station and there switch to Line 4 Yellow until Faria Lima station. We're located just a 4-minute walk (300 meters) from Faria Lima station. When leaving the subway, go to the exit located on the right side. After leaving the station you'll see a church, please go there and you'll be at Fernão Dias street at your right. It is not the street on the church side. Walk one square and turn left at Guaicui street. Garoa Hostel is on the right side in the same street, at number 72. (30 minutes and R$4.30)

By taxi: 35 minutes and around R$45

Located Near

Garoa Hostel is located in Pinheiros and it's just a 10-minute walk from Vila Madalena, where you can experience a great variety of Brazilian rhythms like samba, chorinho, forro, samba rock and MPB (Popular Brazilian Music).

We are near Faria Lima subway station and Pinheiros train station and a 2-minute walk from various bus stops so everywhere are within easy reaching!
Benedito Calixto Market, USP (University of São Paulo), Villa-Lobos Park and Shopping Eldorado etc are within short distance.

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