Good 6.4
Based on 175 reviews

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About this property


Alpha Hostel is just 1 block away from Praia Botafogo Beach and is a 15-minute bus ride from Lapa, where a variety of samba clubs and restaurants lie. It offers practical accommodation and free Wi-Fi access. Hostel Alpha provides double rooms and bunk beds in a mixed dormitory, with the use of a shared bathroom. Individual lockers, bed linen and towels are provided. Guests can also utilise the common kitchen and living area. A variety of refreshing drinks can also be enjoyed in the hotel’s bar. Airport and bus terminal transfers can be arranged through the front desk as well as tours and activities. Sugar Loaf Ridge is just a 10-minute walk away and the Botafogo Subway Station can be found in the same block.
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Internet access

  • Free Wi-Fi in all rooms

Getting around

  • Shuttle service

Dining, drinking, and snacking

  • Bar
  • Room service
  • Shared kitchen

Services and conveniences

  • Smoking area


  • Front desk [24-hour]
  • Pets allowed

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Italian
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish
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  • Extra beds are dependent on the room you choose, please check the individual room capacity for more details.
When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.
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Please note that the hotel will request a credit card pre-authorization of 50% of the total amount of booking before or upon check in. Be aware that late check-out should be arranged in advance and charges are applicable.
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based on 175 reviews
  • Cleanliness 5.8
  • Facilities 5.4
  • Location 8.4
  • Room comfort and quality 5.2
  • Service 7.3
  • Value for money 6.5
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