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Rio Forest Hostel, Rio de Janeiro

2-star2 stars
Rua Joaquim Murtinho, 517Santa Teresa, Rio de JaneiroRJ20241-320Brazil

Hostel with outdoor pool, near Arcos da Lapa
  • Free WiFi
  • Collect nightsFor every 10 nights, get 1 free!
Very Good8.2
Service
Fantastic service
Bar and Beverages
Bar is awesome
Location
Great location
Pool
Great pool
27See all 27 Hotels.com reviews
From 310 reviewsTripAdvisor Traveller Rating

Rio Forest Hostel, Rio de Janeiro

from $26
  • Room, Mixed Dorm, Shared Bathroom (9 Camas )
  • Quarto Misto, 8 camas, banheiro ensuite
  • Quarto Misto, 6 camas, banheiro ensuite
  • Suite, Balcony
  • Suite, Private Bathroom
  • Triple Room
  • Quadruple Room

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 10 rooms

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-out time is noon
24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

Travelling with others

Children

  • One child (6 years old and younger) stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

  • Parents must have child's birth certificate and photo ID *

  • No cribs (infant beds)

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transportation

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours) *

Parking

  • Free nearby parking

Offsite

  • Area shuttle *
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Continental breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Bar/lounge
  • Poolside bar
  • Barbecue grills
Things to do
  • Outdoor pool
Working away
  • Computer station
Services
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
Facilities
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Television in common areas

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
Things to enjoy
  • Separate dining area
  • Separate living room
  • Separate sitting area
Freshen up
  • Shower only
  • Hair dryer
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
Food and drink
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer
  • Microwave (on request)
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils
More
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Rio Forest Hostel, Rio de Janeiro’s small print

Also known as

  • Forest Hostel Rio
  • Rio Forest Hostel
  • Rio Forest Hostel Rio De Janeiro
  • Rio Forest Rio De Janeiro

Policies

Parents or a legal guardian traveling with children under 18 years must present the child's birth certificate and an identity card with photo (passport, for example) at the check-in. For international travels from Brazil, if just one of the parents is traveling with the child, she/he must present – in addition to the child's certificate of birth and identity card with photo – a letter authorizing the trip signed by the other parent with a notarial certification of signature. In case the parents or the legal guardian, as applicable, cannot or are unwilling to give this authorization, a judicial authorization is required. People who intend to travel to Brazil with children must consult with the Brazilian consulate before traveling for more information.

  • Pool access available from 8 AM to 11 PM.
  • This property does not have elevators.

    For transfers, guests must contact the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

    Optional extras

    Continental breakfast is offered for an extra charge of BRL 0 for adults and BRL 0 for children (approximately)

    Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of BRL VARIÁVEL per vehicle (roundtrip)

    Area shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

    We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

    What’s around Rio Forest Hostel, Rio de Janeiro

    Landmarks

    • In Santa Teresa
    • Arcos da Lapa - 13 min walk
    • Catedral de Sao Sebastiao do Rio de Janeiro - 16 min walk
    • National Library - 21 min walk
    • Museum of Modern Art - 28 min walk
    • Guanabara Bay - 4 min walk
    • Selaron Steps - 9 min walk
    • Ruins Park - 10 min walk

    Getting around

    • Rio de Janeiro (SDU-Santos Dumont) - 11 min drive
    • Rio de Janeiro (GIG-Galeao - Antonio Carlos Jobim Intl.) - 29 min drive
    • Rio de Janeiro Central Station - 11 min drive
    • Rio de Janeiro Flag Square Station - 13 min drive
    • Rio de Janeiro Sao Cristovao Station - 14 min drive
    • Gloria Station - 18 min walk
    • Cinelandia Station - 20 min walk
    • Carioca Station - 25 min walk
    • Free parking nearby
    • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
    • Area shuttle (surcharge)

    Recent reviews

    Very Good 8.2 From 27 reviews

    Rio Forest Hostel, Rio de Janeiro
    Exceptional10.0
    Great place
    Great staff
    Greg, us3 night business trip
    Rio Forest Hostel, Rio de Janeiro
    Exceptional10.0
    Rio Forest Hotel.. delightful stay!! !!!
    Rio Forest Hostel was like a villa on the cliffs of Rio. Scenery beautiful accommodations wonderful staff very helpful and delightful. All you could wish for in a community that was nostalgic and gorgeous. The staff was wonderful and catered to your every need. I give this hostel 5 stars and would definitely return here whenever in Rio de Janeiro.
    Deborah, usOther trip
    Rio Forest Hostel, Rio de Janeiro
    Very Good8.0
    Nicely located place, decent breakfast, some interesting travellers, and lots of space to hang out or sit in silence. The neighbourhood is apparently not the safest but I didn't have problems.
    Rosano, ca2 night trip
    Rio Forest Hostel, Rio de Janeiro
    Very Good8.0
    Bautiful Hostel, nice location
    Beautiful hostel, nice private room, friendly staff. The cleaning service was not that good and we didn't get fresh towels during our stay (4 nights).
    GEORGIOS, gbRomance trip
    Rio Forest Hostel, Rio de Janeiro
    Good6.0
    Stay marred by # of stairs from street + noise
    Overall a good experience marred by: -dozens is stairs needed to get to the hostel from the street. Not noted In previous reviews. - noise New Years midnight to 6am as they hold a New Years party. Rio Forest refunded our room payment for that night. Wi-Fi worked, room was comfortable.
    Donald, ca3 night romance trip

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