Gaia Hostel

Rental, Adults only

2 stars

18 Rua Mena Barreto, Rio de Janeiro 22271-100

+55 213 081 5108
8.5
Very good

based on 778 reviews

Fri 5/31
Sat 6/1

About Gaia Hostel, Rio de Janeiro

Cleanliness
8.4
Comfort
8.3
Location
9.3
Services
8.5
Staff
8.9
Value for money
8.8
Gaia Hostel in Rio de Janeiro provides adults-only accommodation with a shared lounge, a bar and barbecue facilities. The property is around 1.2 km from Botafogo Beach, 2.5 km from Leme Beach and 2.7 km from Copacabana Beach. The accommodation offers a 24-hour front desk, airport transfers, a shared kitchen and free WiFi. The units feature bed linen. À la carte and continental breakfast options are available every morning at the hostel. You can play billiards and darts at Gaia Hostel, and the area is popular for hiking. Rodrigo de Freitas Lake is 3.6 km from the accommodation, while Sugarloaf Mountain is 4.2 km away. The nearest airport is Santos Dumont Airport, 8 km from Gaia Hostel.

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Hostel Amenities & Facilities

  • Adults only
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Internet
  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Laundry facilities
  • Hairdryer
  • Express check-out

Basics

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Body soap
  • Air-conditioned
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)

Services and conveniences

  • Earplugs
  • Concierge service
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • Key card access
  • Express check-out
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • 24hr front desk

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower
  • Bidet
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom

Things to do

  • Hiking
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Darts
  • Evening entertainment
  • Karaoke
  • Pool table

Accessibility and suitability

  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Adults only
  • Designated smoking area

Dining

  • Shared kitchen
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation

General

  • Slippers
  • Lockers
  • Storage available

Parking and transportation

  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)

Laundry

  • Laundry facilities
  • Ironing service

Bedroom

  • Reading light
  • Socket near the bed

Workspace

  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Media and entertainment

  • Shared lounge/TV area

Outdoor

  • Grill

Family friendly

  • Playground

Gaia Hostel Reviews

8.5
Very goodBased on 778 verified guest reviews
8.5Friends
8.5Couples
8.0Families
8.6Solo

Pros +
  • Great location & great staff! (in 30 reviews)
  • "Great place, great location, incredible staff!" (in 19 reviews)
  • "Nothing, great hostel!" (in 15 reviews)
Cons -
  • There was a smell the room. (in 6 reviews)
  • WiFi was very poor for all three days of my stay. (in 2 reviews)
  • But didn't feel it was needed as the neighborhood felt safe. (in 1 review)


Gaia Hostel room booking info

Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 2:00 PM, check out anytime before 12:00 PM

Cancellation/prepayment

Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.


Frequently asked questions

  • How does Gaia Hostel compare to other 2 star hotels in Rio de Janeiro?

    2 star hotels in Rio de Janeiro typically cost $60/night, but Gaia Hostel is typically available for $13/night, and is rated equally to its competitors.

  • How far is Gaia Hostel from Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont?

    If there is no traffic, the 3.4 mi drive between Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont and Gaia Hostel should only take about 10min. If your hotel is in a more metropolitan area, you may see the driving time increase due to traffic.

  • What is the best way to get to Gaia Hostel from Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont?

    If you’re looking for a simple travel option from Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont to Gaia Hostel, consider calling a taxi or rideshare service to take you to the hotel as well as around the city during your visit.

  • Is Gaia Hostel pet-friendly?

    Feel free to bring your dog with you while staying at Gaia Hostel.

  • Are there food options at Gaia Hostel?

    One of the easiest dining options for Rio de Janeiro guests staying in Gaia Hostel is to get room service, which is available to all hotel guests.

  • Does Gaia Hostel have a pool?

    Judging by our data, Gaia Hostel does not have a pool on site, but hotels regularly make additions and changes to their venues and do not always notify us. It would be best to call Gaia Hostel at +55 213 081 5108.

  • How close is Gaia Hostel to Rio de Janeiro city center?

    When staying at Gaia Hostel there is just 3.2 mi between you and Rio de Janeiro city center. While making your way to the center of Rio de Janeiro, you should plan to visit Igreja de Nossa Senhora da Gloria do Outeiro, along with all the shops and restaurants.

  • What is the phone number for Gaia Hostel?

    If you have questions about Gaia Hostel or your reservation, please call the front desk directly at +55 213 081 5108.

  • Does Gaia Hostel have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, Gaia Hostel has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • What time is check-out for Gaia Hostel?

    For Gaia Hostel, the required check-out time is 12:00 PM. Check-in may be available from 2:00 PM. Any special requests should be made with the concierge.

  • How much is a room at Gaia Hostel?

    Depending on the room type you prefer and your travel dates, the cost will differ. Average price per night at Gaia Hostel, Rio de Janeiro is $40, but you may find great deals as low as $11. You can find rates for your trip in the form above.

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Places of interest near Gaia Hostel

Attractions in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil curated by momondo

Gaia Hostel location: 18 Rua Mena Barreto, Rio de Janeiro 22271-100

Top landmarks

Copacabana Beach1.1 mi
Cristo Redentor1.5 mi
Forte de Copacabana2.2 mi
Igreja de Nossa Senhora da Gloria do Outeiro2.4 mi
Jardim Botânico do Rio de Janeiro2.6 mi
Escadaria Selarón2.7 mi
Arcos da Lapa2.9 mi
Passeio Publico2.9 mi

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Casa da Cachaca - Sheraton Grand Rio Hotel & Resort4.5 mi
L'Etoile - Sheraton Grand Rio Hotel & Resort4.5 mi
Pizza Place - Sheraton Grand Rio Hotel & Resort4.5 mi
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