Che Lagarto is the largest chain of private hostels in South America. We have hostels at all the best destinations and we pride ourselves on giving our guests the best experience possible.
Che Lagarto is the largest chain of private hostels in South America. We have hostels at all the best destinations and we pride ourselves on giving our guests the best experience possible. With more than 15 years under our belt, we currently have more than 20 hostels in 5 countries: Argentina, Brazil, Peru, Uruguay and Chile.
We are located at Rua Anita Garibaldi 87, Rio de Janeiro; just 4 blocks from Copacabana Beach and 20 minutes drive from the Banco do Brasil Cultural Center.
Directions to hostel:
From the airport: You can hire a transfer through the hostel s reception. Another option is to take the bus Reales and get off at Av REAL Atlantica and Rua Figueiredo Magalhaes. From Rua Figueiredo Magalhaes walk down to Rua Toneleiros Turn left and walk 50 meters and enter Rua Anita Garibaldi, our street.
Check In: From 14:00 hs
Check Out: Until 11:00 hs
* Half of the daily rate will be charged for late check out between 11:00 AM and 2:00 PM. After 2:00 PM a full daily rate will be charged. The hostel has luggage storage.
- Breakfast Buffet Included (from 8 to 10hs)
- Public Kitchen (open 24 hours)
- TV area
- Computers with Internet access
- Free Wi-Fi
- Cleaning service
- 24 hour hot water
- Air conditioning in all rooms
- Lockers (in common areas)
- Tourist Information
Facilities with extra charge:
-Transfer in & out (Airport, Bus Station, Ilha Grande and Paraty)
(To book a transfer, contact the hostel)
*Tours offered: City tour, Favela tour, Buzios, Ilha Grande
Please bring lock for Locker
This property has a 2 day (48hs) cancellation policy.
Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
During special periods like Carnival, New Year and holidays:
100% of the payment is required in advance.
If the booking is canceled 30 days before the check-in date, 70% of the deposit value will be refund.
If the booking is canceled between 29 and 15 days before the check-in date, 50% of the deposit value will be refund.
If the booking is canceled 15 days before the check-in date, there will be no refund.
* Shared Dorm:
Each reservation is for an individual bed, although you book the same number of beds as the room has, this doesnt guarantee that all the people are going to be in the same room.
* Underage policy
Guests under 18 years old are not allowed without their parents or responsible adult.
* Billing options
Credit Cards are not Allowed
* Exchange Rate
Our prices are defined in USD. The exchange rate used is not the daily one, because of the market variation. The exchange rate that we used is defined by Che Lagarto, the exchange rate shown on the website can change. Please visit our website for more information.
NEW YEAR: we only accept 5 nights package, prior confirmed reservation, and a full prepayment is needed in order to warranty the booking, after booking the Hostel will contact you for the prepayment details
New Years Package 2013 (5 nights - 28/12-01/01/2013)
CARNIVAL: we only accept 6 nights package, prior confirmed reservation, and a full prepayment is needed in order to warranty the booking, after booking the Hostel will contact you for the prepayment details
Carnival Package 2013 (6 nights - 8/02-13/02/2013)
PASSION WEEK: we only accept 4 nights package, prior confirmed reservation, and a full prepayment is needed in order to warranty the booking, after booking the Hostel will contact you for the prepayment details
Passion Week 2013 (4 nights 28/03-31/03/2013)
Even if the booking engine allows you to book less nights for New Year's Packages, your booking will not be valid if you do not book the whole package. (which means you will lose the deposit paid).
Please, make sure you READ CANCELLATION POLICY and IMPORTANT INFORMATION BEFORE you book.
Booking terms and conditions: special packages Carnival and New Year.
- During special periods or promotions the advance paid required in order to guarantee the booking should be the equivalent of its 100%.
Special packages, Carnival and New Year.
If the booking is cancelled 30 days before of the check in date, 70% of the deposit will be refunded.
If the booking is cancelled between 29 and 15 days before the check in date, 50% of the deposit will be refunded.
If the booking is cancelled 15 days before the check in date, there won't be a refund.
Cancellations request should be made directly directly on our website.
Once in the hostel, if the passenger wants to leave before the booking date of check out, there won't be a refund.
Rua Anita Garibaldi #87 / Copacabana
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