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Best Rio de Janeiro hostels

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Bamboo Rio Hostel - Rio de Janeiro - Bedroom
Bamboo Rio Hostel
8.2 Very good
Zona Sul$55+
$55+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Hostel República - Rio de Janeiro - Bedroom
Hostel República
Zona Sul$50+
$50+
Free Wi-Fi
Maraca Hostel
7.6 Good
Zona Norte$29+
$29+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Banana Leaf Eco Hostel
7.7 Good
Barra de Guaratiba$49+
$49+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Rio Way Beach Hostel
7.9 Good
Recreio dos Bandeirantes$27+
$27+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Hostel Pontal do Duque
8.1 Very good
Recreio dos Bandeirantes$39+
$39+
Free Wi-Fi
Hostel Yes Brasil
6.7 Okay
Zona Sul$34+
$34+
Free Wi-Fi
Gaia Comfort Hostel
8.5 Very good
Zona Sul$44+
$44+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Hostel Leblon
7.9 Good
Zona Sul$78+
$78+
Free Wi-Fi

Rio de Janeiro hostels near the city center

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How much is a Rio de Janeiro hostel?

Here are our most popular & best value hostels

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3 stars

Good to know

Low season

June

High season

February

Average price (weeknight)

$55

Average price (weekend night)

$173
Cheapest month to stay with an average 59% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 265% rise in price.
Average Sun - Thu price over the last 2 weeks.
Average Fri & Sat price over the last 2 weeks.

When to book a hostel in Rio de Janeiro

Price per night / 3-star hostel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
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Top tips for finding Rio de Janeiro hostel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hostel in Rio de Janeiro, you should consider going during the low season. You’ll generally find lower-priced hostels in Rio de Janeiro in June and April.
  • Hostel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll likely find the best hostel deals in Rio de Janeiro if you stay on a Wednesday. The most expensive day for hostel bookings is Thursday.
  • If you want to ensure you grab a bargain, try to book at least 32 days before your stay to get the best price for a Rio de Janeiro hostel.
  • The cheapest 3-star hostel in Rio de Janeiro found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $73, while the most expensive was $73.
  • Don’t know how much time you need to see all the sights? KAYAK users usually book their hostel in Rio de Janeiro for 5 days.

FAQs when booking a hostel in Rio de Janeiro

  • What are the best hostels near Copacabana Beach?

    Copacabana Beach is a popular area in Rio de Janeiro and there are many hostels closeby. Check out Hostel Princess Copacabana or Che Lagarto Copacabana for hostels recommended by KAYAK that are within walking distance of Copacabana Beach.

  • How much does a hostel cost in Rio de Janeiro?

    Hostel prices in Rio de Janeiro can vary depending on a number of factors. The average price for a hostel in Rio de Janeiro is $60 but KAYAK users have found hostels for as cheap as $7 in the last 3 days.

  • Is it cheaper to stay in a hostel than in a hotel in Rio de Janeiro?

    The average price for a night in a hostel in Rio de Janeiro is $60 compared to $130 for a night in a hotel.

Where to find the best hostels in Rio de Janeiro?

Our map will help you find the perfect hostel in Rio de Janeiro by showing you the exact location of each hostel.

Landmarks in Rio de Janeiro

Neighborhoods in Rio de Janeiro