The 7 Best Party Hostels in Rio de Janeiro (for 2018)

Ah... Rio. First, there's the beach to while away the day. Then, there's the food. Finally, the bars and clubs will keep you up all night. When do you sleep? That's easy: on the airplane home after you're spent. But before then, make sure you check out the world-famous Copacabana and Ipanema beaches, the hot nightlife around Centro and the beach, and the amazing food along Av. Atlantica.

The following places to stay all offer a safe environment with plenty of fun options. Meet some other travelers and plan your days and nights together.


How much do hostels in Rio de Janeiro cost?

Average Dorm Price $28 ($6 to $1,717)
Average Private Room Price
(in a hostel)
$58 ($10 to $687)
Dorm Bed: $14.72
Private Room: $38.97
Overall Rating: 87%
The city of Rio is one of the most amazing cities in the world. People come here to party, dance, dine, and embrace a vibrant culture. The Che Lagarto Ipanema is a place where you can come to party like you never have before. It's located very close to the beach which is just one short block away. The only style room available at the hostel is air conditioned, shared rooms that have private bathrooms. There are storage spaces available under the beds and you can keep your belongings safe and secure. The rooms are kept clean and the beds are comfortable so you are ensured an enjoyable time at this popular hostel.

The staff is multilingual and speaks Spanish, Portuguese and English. The go out of their way to make sure each and every guest has a personalized experience that is exactly what they had expected. They do everything they can to make sure your stay is unforgettable.

This is a chain of hotels, so the prices are set in dollars and are locked to their own exchange rate. This is currently set at 1 U.S. dollar to $2.05.

You must pay fully in advance if you make a reservation for times like New Years or Carnival. The hostel will contact you after you have made your reservation, and if the full rate of the room is not paid then the reservation will be cancelled.
Rua Paul Redfern N48 Ipanema , Rio de Janeiro, Brazil,
Dorm Bed: $12.85
Overall Rating: 92%
This lovely hostels was created so that travelers from around the world could come and enjoy the local, or Carioca, way of life. You can feel the breeze off the ocean and sip cold drinks as you relax in the sand. The hostel is located just one block from the beach and is in a short walking distance from some of the area's most popular bars, malls, restaurants and cinemas.

The building has been specifically designed with the traveler in mind. It's in a safe location and it meets international quality standards. It's a comfortable facility that has a few different common areas where you can relax and chat with other guests. It's a fun environment where you can make some new friends and enjoy a vacation away from home.

There's a handful of different facilities available to guests. These include a large, first floor common area that has a bar, breakfast area, a kitchen and a lounge. The kitchen can be shared by the guests and the lounge is equipped with internet, television, and a DVD player. There's also an outdoor area where you can feast on tradition Brazilian barbecue.

The staff at the hotel are helpful and hard working. They will do everything they can to make sure your experience is the best it can be in Rio de Janeiro. They have all kinds of useful tips and information on excursions, tours or day trips you might want to take.
Rua Cupertino Durao #56 Leblon , Rio de Janeiro, Brazil,
Dorm Bed: $43.40
Overall Rating: 85%
Walk on the Beach Hostel offers a great atmosphere, the best location near the beach, and the best international and local staff. The hostel is located in a quiet and safe area hidden inside Rio de Janeiro's most exciting spot - Copacabana. Here you will be just a few steps away from shops, restaurants, cafes, buses, metro, and the fantastic Copacabana Beach. They have plenty of comfortable couches and chairs for your convenience in the living room, and a patio for those who want to enjoy the outdoors. The clean and spacious kitchen is open 24hrs. An on-site bar is available to enjoy a cool drink, and the on-site cafe offers good meals, a foosball table, and a place to just sit back and relax. Free Wi-Fi and linens are included, and towels are available for hire.
Rua Dias da Rocha 85 Copacabana , Rio de Janeiro, Brazil,
Dorm Bed: $12.16
Overall Rating: 89%
If you're looking to explore the city center, Books Hostel is a great base. It's located in the cultural and historical surrounds of Lapa, near Centro, two metro lines, and Santos Dumont Airport as well as some of the city's most popular bars and weekend street parties. Books is famed for its welcoming atmosphere and true family vibe, essential ingredients in making you feel relaxed, at home and free to be who you are. The property is located between Lapa and Santa Teresa. Lapa being the heart of the action with plenty of bars and places to drink and Santa Teresa boasting fantastic views, bohemian bars, and beautiful restaurants. Staff are always on hand to help you with directions to all the places you want to visit in Rio such as Christ, Sugar Loaf, Dois Irmaos, or the climb Pedra da Gavea for adrenaline junkies. Or if you simply want to chill at the beach, Flamengo is a short walk, Leme is 15 minutes by Uber, Copacabana and Ipanema are just 20 minutes by Uber. Free breakfast is available and a guest kitchen is available to use. Regular tours for hikes, waterfall trails, trips to the beach are available at no charge. Living room area is available to relax with bean bags, Netflix, and sports. A computer is also available for guests to use. Free Wi-Fi and linens are included and towels are available for hire.
Rua Francisco Muratori, 10 Santa Teresa , Rio de Janeiro, Brazil,
Dorm Bed: $14.78
Private Room: $24.64
Overall Rating: 94%
The Discovery Hostel focuses on creating a great social atmosphere for guests to meet people and explore the amazing area. The premises include: fully equipped kitchen, computer's lounge, reception and tourist information desk, TV area, bar, and patio area. Pamper yourself with customized beds, thick mattresses, big lockers, personal control lights, A/C, and all the relaxation you will need for a good night's sleep. Developed by world travelers, Discovery Hostel in Rio de Janiero provides backpackers and budget-minded globetrotters all the comfort of a boutique hostel and the coziness and warmth of a home-stay. They have a strong focus on creating a clean, open, and friendly social environment. Free breakfast, city maps, Wi-Fi, and linens are included and towels are available for hire.
Rua Benjamin Constant 26 Glória, Rio de Janeiro , Rio de Janeiro, Brazil,
Dorm Bed: $29.00
Private Room: $50.00
Overall Rating: 90%
The Mambembe Hostel is located in the cultural neighborhood of Santa Teresa right next to the bohemian neighborhood Lapa. The hostel has two 9 bed dorms, two 6 bed dorms, one suite private room, and one twin private room. The premises include: fully equipped kitchen, free Wi-Fi, guest computers, reception and tourist information desk, living room with smart TV, bar, and several outdoor relax areas. The customized mattresses will make sure you have a relaxing, good night's sleep. Personal power outlets, reading lights, lockers, and ceiling fans are also provided. A five-minute walk down the road takes you to Lapa, famous for its legendary street parties. The nearby bus and metro stops guarantee an easy and fast access to Rio's picturesque beaches. Mambembe hostel provides a cozy home-stay feeling. Free breakfast, city maps, Wi-Fi, and linens are included and towels are available for hire.
Rua Joaquim Murtinho, 251 Santa Teresa , Rio de Janeiro, Brazil,
Dorm Bed: $23.66
Private Room: $45.13
Overall Rating: 86%
El Misti Rio is in front of the Siqueira Campos subway station, which provides access to the main attractions of Rio. The Copacabana beach is a few blocks from the hostel, just 6 minutes' walk away. It is close to all shops in the neighborhood and even the Botafogo neighborhood, which is a 20 minutes' walk. El Misti Rio is a hostel with three floors and spacious shared areas, maintains a hostel essence thanks to its meeting areas with bar and music where day and night guests gather as they prepare to explore the city. There is a comfortable eating area where breakfast and dinner are served. The staff is friendly and able to advise on any aspect of the city. El Misti Rio has mixed dormitories for 8, 10, and 12 people with shared bathroom. There are also exclusively female dormitories for 8 people with shared bathroom and for 10 people with private bathroom and mixed dormitories for 8 and 10 people with private bathroom. All equipped with air conditioning, individual lockers and lines. There are private double, twin, triple and quadruple rooms with shared bathroom. All equipped with air conditioning and lines. For your convenience, the hostel offers arrival transfer for bookings of 4 nights, a rich breakfast buffet (for an extra fee), a large common kitchen, free Wi-Fi and rooms with individual lockers, sheets, and air conditioning, and towels are available for hire.
Rua Tonelero 197 , Rio de Janeiro, Brazil,


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