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4.7 / 5Exceptional
6 reviews


  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Pet Friendly


What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Macumba Beach
    9 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Posto 12
    17 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Chico Mendes Municipal Park
    4 min drive
  • Airport
    Rio de Janeiro (GIG-Galeao - Antonio Carlos Jobim Intl.)
    40 min drive

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Book online or call:

020 3564 4853
  • Shared Dormitory, Private Bathroom (3 beliches)

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 1
    • 3 Single Bunk Beds
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  • Luxury Suite (Prainha)

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed and 2 Single Beds
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  • Standard Suite (Canto do Recreio)

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Double Bed and 1 Single Bed
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  • Junior Suite (Praia da Reserva)

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
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  • Shared Dormitory, Shared Bathroom (6 beliches)

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 1
    • 1 Single Bed
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  • Shared Dormitory, Shared Bathroom (3 beliches)

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 1
    • 3 Single Bunk Beds
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About this area

Rio de Janeiro

Located in Rio de Janeiro's Recreio dos Bandeirantes neighbourhood, Hostel Braz is in the suburbs and near the beach. Recreio Shopping Center and Rio Design Barra are worth checking out if shopping is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Recreio dos Bandeirantes Beach and Pontal Beach. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Olympic Park or Nelson Piquet Auto Race Track.

Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Macumba Beach - 9 min walk
  • Posto 12 - 17 min walk
  • Recreio Shopping Center - 4 min drive
  • Chico Mendes Municipal Park - 4 min drive
  • Prainha - 5 min drive

Getting around

  • Rio de Janeiro Campo Grande Station - 28 min drive
  • Rio de Janeiro (GIG-Galeao - Antonio Carlos Jobim Intl.) - 54 min drive

About this property

Hostel Braz

Suburban Rio de Janeiro hostel in Recreio dos Bandeirantes, near Recreio dos Bandeirantes Beach
Along with an outdoor pool, this smoke-free hostel has a bar/lounge and tour/ticket assistance. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, multilingual staff, a garden and barbecues are on-site. All rooms are individually decorated and offer free WiFi and fans. Guests will also find safes and showers.
Hostel Braz offers 6 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with a safe and fans. Each accommodation is individually decorated. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Guests can make use of the shared/communal kitchen. Bathrooms include a shower. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and hairdryers can be requested.
Recreational amenities at the hostel include an outdoor pool.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property amenities


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

Free self parking
Return airport shuttle (surcharge) from 8 AM to 10 PM
Airport shuttle on request

Food and drink

Continental breakfast available for a fee daily 8:00 AM–10:00 AM: BRL 30.00 per person
1 bar

Things to do

Outdoor pool

Family friendly

Outdoor pool


No lifts

Guest services

Daily housekeeping
Luggage storage
Multilingual staff
Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken



BBQ grill(s)


Smoke-free property
TV in reception

Room amenities


Air conditioning


Hairdryer (on request)

Food and drink

Shared kitchen


Individually decorated



Check-in between 1 PM - 11 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

  • If you are planning to arrive after 11 PM, please contact the property at least 24 hours in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.
  • Airport shuttle service is available on request from 8 AM to 10 PM. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.


  • Pets are allowed for an extra charge of BRL 100, per pet, per day, plus a deposit of BRL 100 per day.
  • Dogs and cats only
  • 1 per room (up to 33 lb/15 kg)
  • Specific rooms only, restrictions apply
  • Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property on the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cots (infant beds) are not available.

Payment types at the property

American Express
Diners Club

Important information


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Towels/sheets: BRL 10.00 per person, per stay

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

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for continental breakfast: BRL 30.00 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: BRL 150 per vehicle (one way)
  • Pet deposit: BRL 100 per day
  • Pet fee: BRL 100 per pet, per day
  • Late check-in fee: BRL 50.00 for check-in after 11 PM

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
    Parties and events are allowed on site. Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher and a first aid kit. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.
Deposit of 50% is payable by wire transfer or credit card and is due within 24 hours of booking the reservation. To complete the reservation process and obtain additional information, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

We should mention

Parents or legal guardians travelling with children who are under 18 years old must present the child's birth certificate and an identity card with photo (passport, for example) at check-in. For international travels from Brazil, if just one of the parents is travelling with the child, she/he must present – in addition to the child's birth certificate and identity card with photo – a letter authorising the trip signed by the other parent with a notarised certification of signature. In case the parents or the legal guardian, as applicable, cannot or are unwilling to give this authorisation, judicial authorisation is required. People who intend to travel to Brazil with children must consult the Brazilian consulate before travelling for more information. This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Property is also known as

  • Hostel Braz Rio de Janeiro
  • Hostel Braz
  • Braz Rio de Janeiro
  • Hostel Braz Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
  • Hostel Braz Rio de Janeiro
  • Hostel Braz Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
  • Hostel Braz Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Rio de Janeiro


5 - Excellent
4 - Good
3 - Okay
2 - Mediocre
1 - Poor
Service and Staff
Property condition

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Foram super simpáticos e boas instalações e localização. ótimo custo x beneficio

Stayed 1 night in Jun 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Ótima hospitalidade

Os funcionários são extremamente atenciosos, assim como o Braz, proprietário do local que recebe todos com muita simpatia. A única questão um pouco incômoda é que o ar condicionado só é ligado das 22h as 08h e no verão, mesmo com o ventilador no quarto, fica muito calor.

Stayed 1 night in Jan 2019

4/5 Good

    Tudo ok... mas podia ter sido melhor!

    Hostel confortável mas precisa treinar melhor os novos funcionários.

    Stayed 1 night in Aug 2018

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort


    Hostel muito agradável e organizado. A recepção é ótima e estava sempre pronta a ajudar. O café da manhã simples e gostoso. O quarto limpo e confortável. Voltarei com certeza.

    Stayed 1 night in Sep 2017

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

    hotel tranquilo, próximo a praia

    O hostel é bem localizado, você vai andando as praias, tem shopping bem perto e lugares para comer.

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