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Rio De Janeiro – Cidade Maravilhosa Hostel

Rua Hermenegildo de Barros, Nº 19 - Glória, Rio de Janeiro, 20.241-040, Brazil

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Overall Rating 82%

From 7 Reviews

Hostel rating (7)

Rating category Satisfaction percentage
Staff 82%
Cleanliness 80%
Location 89%
Security 87%
Service 80%
Comfort 76%
Green rating 80%

Cidade Maravilhosa Hostel is near downtown and the beautiful beaches of Copacabana and Ipanema.

  • Dorm
    From €12.34
10 or more people?

Rio de Janeiro Hostel

Hostel Rio de Janeiro

Hostelling International

Welcome to our hostel

The Hostel Cidade Maravilhosa was built in 1896, located in the Gloria neighbourhood, one of the oldest sections of the city of Rio de Janeiro. All accommodations are suites with ceiling fans, refrigerators, and hot water showers.

This hostel offers, ca


Prices are members' prices

Dorms - Per guest per night


Private - Per room per night


Important info

  • Government-issued photo ID is required to check in.
  • Children under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
  • Children under the age of 5 qualify for a discount on the advertised price at check-in.
  • Membership can be purchased on arrival at hostel.
  • Rates quoted assume guests are members of Hostelling International or a National Youth Hostel Association.
  • A non-member supplement of 15 % of rates quoted is payable on arrival at hostel.
  • Prices and product availability is as accurate as possible but may be subject to change during checkout



Leisure & Fitness

  • Common room
  • TV room
  • Terrace / patio


  • Suitable for wheelchair users

Food & Drink

  • BBQ

Facilities - Internet Access

  • Computers - Free
  • Wifi - Free

Facilities - In-Hostel Services

  • Air Conditioning
  • Car parking nearby
  • Booking Centre for HI hostels worldwide
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Lockers Available - In Room
  • Smoking Area
Opening times

Opening times

Open all year

Open 24 hours
Open 24 hours

Get in touch

Get in touch

Tel. +55 (21) 3970-3926 +55 (21) 2504-9376

Main attractions

Main attractions

  • Christ The Redeemer statue (5 to 10km)
  • Sugar Loaf (5 to 10km)
  • Copacabana beach (5 to 10km)

See the full list of attractions



el hostel es maravilloso, sobretodo, su gente. yo pediria que cambien los colchones y agranden el baño del primer piso, que si bien estan muy limpios, son demasiados pequeños.


Avatar for daniel


Thu 07 Jul 2016

Buena ubicacion del lugar. Los empleados muy amables. No tuve problema.


Avatar for Esteban Hector Jesus

Esteban Hector Jesus,

Mon 14 Mar 2016

Muy buen lugar...


Avatar for Yamilett


Mon 07 Mar 2016

Muchas gracias es un excelente hostal, su personal es muy amable, genialll




Wed 16 Dec 2015


Around the hostel

Around the hostel

Nearby attractions

  • Beach (5 to 10km)
  • Cinema (500m - 1km)
  • City Centre (1 to 2km)
  • Local market (Less than 500m)
  • Mountainous Area (2 to 3km)
  • Museums / Art Galleries (1 to 2km)
  • Nightlife (500m - 1km)
  • Parks / Green Area (Less than 500m)
  • Restaurants (Less than 500m)
  • Shopping area / Mall (1 to 2km)
  • Supermarket / Food store (Less than 500m)
  • Theatre (500m - 1km)
Getting to us

Getting to us

Santos Dumont airport is 5 minutes away by car. Approx. cab fee R$10.
Easy transportation to main turist attractions.
At Praça XV you will find Catamaran Service to Niterói and Paquetá Island.
Gloria Station is 100 meters from hostel. Arrives at Copacabana in 10 minutes.
Alternate Transport
The Cidade Maravilhosa Hostel is the better located youth hostel from HI network in Rio de Janeiro. It is in the neighborhood of Gloria near the Marina da Glória and Aterro do Flamengo and the hostel is really close to Lapa Santa Teresa and the cultur
Public parking close to hostel.
Central do Brasil located in Downtown Rio de Janeiro.

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