Vila Carioca Hostel

Rua Estácio Coimbra 84


We are a group of young people organizing the place. There's always the best atmoshphere: fun and peace of mind in balance. Surf, capoeira, good music and alternative tourism (like trakking, climbing or hang gliding over touristic spots) are our favorites!

Our breakfast is a delicious self service buffet with coffee, tea, milk, bread, fruits, jam and cheese.

Other features:
Rooms with air-conditioning(from 10pm to 9am) and fans.
Hot showers.
No curfew
Bar and barbecure area
Sunbathing area
Cable TV
DSL internet access.
English and Spanish speaking staff.
Reception 24 hours
Locker in the dorms.
Delicious breakfast from 8am-10am
Kitchen is open for guests until 22pm
Linen, blankets provided and bath towels for rent.
Laundromats available nearby hostel.
Check in: 13pm
Check out: 12am (noon)


  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Air Conditioning
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Board games
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Included
  • Cafe
  • Ceiling fan
  • Common Room
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Games Room
  • Hot Showers
  • Kitchen
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Microwave
  • Pool Table
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire



Traveler Reviews

“Huge Disappointment”

Rating: 1 Reviewed on March 03, 2018

Hardly anything is as advertised: They are offering airport transportation - turns out they are willing to call you a cab. They claim to have internet at the whole place- turns out it's quite ok only...

“Not worth the price we paid ”

Rating: 3 Reviewed on January 03, 2017

We stayed here for New Year so had a min nights stay of 5 nights and payed an extortionate amount of money for very little. This was the same throughout Rio though. When we checked in we weren't told...

“Horrible night sleep but very good location”

Rating: 3 Reviewed on July 05, 2016

Vila Carioca is situated in a lovely cul-de-sac in Botafogo (very close to the metro). Breakfast was simple but good and the common areas are really nice. We had a private room in the loft. It didn't...


We are located in less than 5 minutes walking from the botafogo metrô station.
Just follow São clemente street, the second street to the left is ours, it is a dead end street and we are at the end of it.


At the reservation is required a deposit of 50% of your stay. This deposit is non refundable in case of no-show or cancellation.