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Rio Rockers Hostel

Rua Toneleiro, 376, Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro, 22030-000, Brazil

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Overall Rating 89%

From 1 Review

Hostel rating (1)

Rating category Satisfaction percentage
Staff 93%
Cleanliness 80%
Location 93%
Security 87%
Service 93%
Comfort 87%
Green rating 80%

We promote the cultural exchange with lots of fun in Rio.

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Rio de Janeiro Hostel

Hostel Rio de Janeiro

Hostelling International

Welcome to our hostel

The albergue River Synth was created by locals, young people who also like to travel with a backpack. It is with the same spirit that we have tried to promote a cultural exchange with lots of fun in the wonderful city of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.


Prices are non-member 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 are unable to be accommodated under all circumstances.
  • Children under the age of 12 are unable to be accommodated in shared dormitories
  • 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 10 % of rates quoted is payable on arrival at hostel.
  • Rates quoted assume guests are not members of Hostelling International or a National Youth Hostel Association
  • Pets are not permitted in the hostel.
  • Prices and product availability is as accurate as possible but may be subject to change during checkout



Leisure & Fitness

  • Common room
  • TV room


  • Not suitable for wheelchair users

Food & Drink

  • Licenced Bar/Pub
  • Self-catering kitchen

Facilities - Internet Access

  • Computers - Free
  • Wifi - Free
  • Internet Cafe Nearby - Less than 500 m

Facilities - In-Hostel Services

  • Air Conditioning - Charges apply
  • Car parking nearby - Less than 500 m
  • Booking Centre for HI hostels worldwide
  • Currency Exchange
  • Library / Book Swap
  • Lockers Available - In Room
  • Luggage Room - Available during hostel reception times
  • Smoking Area
  • Travel / Tour Desk
Opening times

Opening times

Open all year

From 08:00 to 00:00
Open 24 hours

Get in touch

Get in touch

Tel. 55 21 3511 2221

Fax. 55 21 3511 2221

Main attractions

Main attractions

  • Copacabana Beach (500m to 1km)
  • Sugar Loaf (5 to 10km)
  • Christ Redeemer (More than 10km)

See the full list of attractions



Second time I have stayed here friendly helpful staff safe good value a short walk from the beach down busy Rua Santa Clara with loads of choice food & one of the best value shopping areas in Rio.Wifi fine,good breakfast & outside lockers if you need to check out for late flt.I also like the outside seating area.


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Tue 14 Nov 2017

Todo perfecto, creo que la casa es muy pequeña si.




Tue 18 Oct 2016

Ótima experiência. Equipe solicita e gentil . Hóspedes simpáticos . Ambiente acolhedor. Ótima localização embora ruidosa. Recomendo a todos .


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Sat 27 Aug 2016

The staff was awesome and very friendly


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Sun 21 Aug 2016

The staff was awesome! They knew there stuff and were also open to conversation!


Avatar for Luis


Wed 22 Jun 2016


Around the hostel

Around the hostel

Nearby attractions

  • Beach (At or next to the hostel)
  • Cinema (2 to 3km)
  • City Centre (More than 10km)
  • Cycle trails (Less than 500m)
  • Golf course (More than 10km)
  • Gym (500m - 1km)
  • Hiking / Walking trails (2 to 3km)
  • Local market (At or next to the hostel)
  • Mountainous Area (Less than 500m)
  • Museums / Art Galleries (More than 10km)
  • National / State Park (1 to 2km)
  • Nightlife (500m - 1km)
  • Parks / Green Area (1 to 2km)
  • Restaurants (Less than 500m)
  • River / Harbour / Lake (1 to 2km)
  • Shopping area / Mall (1 to 2km)
  • Swimming pool (500m - 1km)
  • Supermarket / Food store (Less than 500m)
  • Theatre (More than 10km)
Getting to us

Getting to us

Take bus #2018, in front of airport. Then read directions is buses above.
Take bus # 2018. Get off at Copacabana beach. Walk down the street of Santa Clara for four blocks and turn left.
2 blocks from Siqueira Campos Station

Sustainability initiatives


  • Low carbon activities
  • Public transportation is promoted


  • Energy saving lights
  • Energy efficiency appliances

Sustainability labels

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