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1 room, 2 adults

El Misti Hostel Ipanema

2-star2 stars
Rua Joana Angélica, 47, Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro, 22420-030, Brazil

Adults-only beach hostel with restaurant, near Ipanema Beach
  • Free WiFi
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  • This listing is misleading because it said private bathroom. There was nothing about the…Feb 7, 2020
  • Great place to stay in ipanema! I’ve stayed there twice and enjoyed it thoroughly both…Jul 31, 2019

El Misti Hostel Ipanema

from $26
  • Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm (8 beds)
  • Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm (6 beds)
  • Shared Dormitory, Women only (8 beds)
  • Double Room, 1 Double Bed (Private Ensuite)
  • Twin Room (Private Ensuite)
  • Triple Room (Private Ensuite)
  • Quadruple Room
  • Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm Suite (9 beds)
  • Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm Suite (12 beds)
  • Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm Suite (4 beds)
  • Shared Dormitory, Female Dorm Suite (4 beds)
  • Basic Double Room Private Ensuite
  • 2 Bed Room Private Ensuite
  • 3 Bed Room Private Ensuite
  • 4 Bed Room Private Ensuite
  • Budget Double Room Private Ensuite
  • Standard Room, Private Bathroom

What’s around El Misti Hostel Ipanema


  • In Ipanema
  • Ipanema Beach - 2 min walk
  • Avenida Atlantica - 21 min walk
  • Copacabana Beach - 21 min walk
  • Arpoador Beach - 15 min walk
  • Copacabana Fort - 32 min walk
  • Posto 9 - 4 min walk
  • Rua Farme de Amoedo - 6 min walk

Getting around

  • Galeao - Antonio Carlos Jobim Intl. Airport (GIG) - 51 min drive
  • Rio de Janeiro (SDU-Santos Dumont) - 28 min drive
  • Rio de Janeiro Sao Cristovao Station - 10 min drive
  • Rio de Janeiro Flag Square Station - 11 min drive
  • Rio de Janeiro Maracana Station - 11 min drive
  • Nossa Senhora da Paz Station - 4 min walk
  • Ipanema-General Osorio Station - 10 min walk
  • Cantagalo Station - 22 min walk
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts


  • 28 rooms
  • Arranged over 4 floors


  • Check-in time 1 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum guest age is 18
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


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

  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Airport shuttle *


  • No onsite parking

Payment types at the property

  • Cash

Other information

  • Caters to adults only
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the hostel

Food and drink
  • Cooked-to-order breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Barbecue grills
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built - 2016
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Library
  • Television in common areas
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Sleep well
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
Things to enjoy
  • Individually decorated
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Hair dryer
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
Food and drink
  • Microwave
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

El Misti Hostel Ipanema’s small print

Also known as

  • El Misti Hostel Ipanema
  • El Misti Hostel
  • El Misti Ipanema
  • Misti Hostel Ipanema Janeiro
  • El Misti Hostel Ipanema Rio de Janeiro
  • El Misti Hostel Ipanema Hostel/Backpacker accommodation


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.

This property does not have elevators.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a first aid kit, and window guards on site.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property, and commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Optional extras

Cooked-to-order breakfast is offered for an extra charge of BRL 20 for adults and BRL 20 for children (approximately)

Airport 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.

FAQs for El Misti Hostel Ipanema

  • Does El Misti Hostel Ipanema offer free cancellation for a full refund?
    Yes, El Misti Hostel Ipanema does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at El Misti Hostel Ipanema?
    This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff wear personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Is parking offered on site at El Misti Hostel Ipanema?
    Sorry, there's no onsite parking at El Misti Hostel Ipanema.
  • Are pets allowed at El Misti Hostel Ipanema?
    Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at El Misti Hostel Ipanema?
    You can check in from 1 PM to midnight. Check-out time is 11 AM.
  • Are there restaurants at or near El Misti Hostel Ipanema?
    Yes, there's an onsite restaurant. Nearby restaurants include Empório (3-min walk), Vinícius Bar (3-min walk), and Barthodomeu (3-min walk).
  • Is airport shuttle service offered by El Misti Hostel Ipanema?
    Yes, an airport shuttle is available.

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Recent reviews

Exceptional 9.4 From 42 reviews

Exceptional 10.0
Amazing hostel!
The hostel was amazing! Lovely staff, food and drinks and the location was in the best spot!
Sachin, gb2 night romance trip
Very Good 8.0
Overall it was a well planned out hostel. It was clean however, it was a big party atmosphere so in the mornings it was messy due to the other people in the room.
nz3 night trip
Very Good 8.0
Friendly Hostel!
저녁 늦게 도착했지만 프런트 직원들이 무척 친절했습니다. 호스텔 근처 분위기도 안전하고 편안합니다.
JIn Ho, kr1 night trip
Very Good 8.0
Hostel com ótima localização
Agradável! Um bom Hostel! A localização em relação à praia é fantástico! Metrô (estação bem próxima)! Há uma padaria (Ipanema) que fornece alimentos excelentes com bom custo-beneficio...
Claudemir, br5 night trip with friends
Exceptional 10.0
Sempre bom voltar ao ElMisti Ipanema
br4 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Melhor estadia que já tivemos no RJ
Fomos super bem atendidos por todos, desde a recepção, principalmente pelo Rodrigo e pela camareira que esqueci o nome agora. Super cuidadosos e simpáticos. A localização do hostel é sensacional, muito próximo a praia. Quarto muito confortável. Gostamos demais e iremos indicar a quem pudermos.
Mauricio, br4 night trip with friends
Very Good 8.0
Foi boa.
Foi boa.
Filipe, brOther trip
Exceptional 10.0
Localização muito boa. Staffs sempre muito solícitos. No mais, satisfeito com tudo.
Hiago, br4 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Muito bom
Funcionários super atenciosos, prestativos e receptivos. Ambiente limpo e agradável, o jantar cada dia da semana um prato diferente feito por um Chef gringo que estava hospedado no mesmo período que eu. Quarto limpo, banheiro limpo, água quente, ar condicionado... Tudo novo e muito bem cuidado. Quartos com trancas individuais nas portas e no Locker embaixo da cama com espaço amplo. Wi-Fi funciona super bem e velocidade rápida.
Wardney Martins, br5 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Experiência muito positiva
A experiência foi espetacular, a equipe é extremamente simpática. Meu único ponto de atenção é sobre a cobrança do café que poderia estar incluso na diária.
Jose Dias, brOther trip

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