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Samba Palace Hostel

Rua Alice 97


Samba Palace has shared and private rooms for all tastes!
All rooms have split air conditioner, really comfortable mattresses and beds with exclusive design, besides the very nice comfortable pillows!
Male and female bathrooms, individual toilets, 24hs hot showers. Fully equipped kitchen; with nice modern refrigerator, stove, microwave and toaster.
Laundry service and common area where guests can wash their own clothes. TV, games room with modern video games and chill out area.

Services included:

- Breakfast Buffet included (from 8 to 10hs)
- Guest Kitchen
- TV room
- Games room
- Bar
- Cleaning service
- 24hs hot water
- Air conditioning in all rooms
- Lockers in all rooms
- Tourist Information


  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Air Conditioning
  • Airport Transfers
  • Bar
  • BBQ
  • Board games
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Included
  • Cable TV
  • Common Room
  • DVD's
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Games Room
  • Hairdryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Microwave
  • PlayStation
  • Pool Table
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • Utensils



Traveler Reviews

“Nice location to plan trip to Christ statue in early morning.”

Rating: 4 Reviewed on March 31, 2016

The location is perfect if you want to catch the first train to the Christ statue. Just a 10 minutes walk. The service and cleanliness is good. Locality is residential and quiet. Not sure how safe to...

“Nice hostel”

Rating: 3 Reviewed on September 25, 2015

We stayed one night at this hostel, as we were looking for apartment, and we had a nice experience. We stayed at a private suite and unfortunately the photos didn't quite match. we were very close...

“A busy hostel!”

Rating: 2 Reviewed on August 30, 2015

I came here with my girlfriend, booked for 4 days, and must say its a oqupied hostel, The rooms are all packed, we could. Or rest really well because in the morning it's really noisy. Also I had the...


Samba Palace Hostel is located in Laranjeiras, an excellent central spot for those who intend to explore Rio and not just the beaches. It has plenty of stores, banks, drugstores, bakeries, night clubs and restaurants. We are the closest Hostel to the Christ the Redeemer statue (Corcovado), you can easily walk to the gondola ascent of the statue!
It is 20 minutes by bus from Copacabana, Ipanema, Leblon and at the same time not far from the famous Lapa night life.
It is 15 min walking distance from the subway, there you can easily go to Copacabana or Ipanema in 15 minutes or downtown where Lapa is located , 10 minutes away.

For more detailed information on how to get here please contact us at hostel@sambapalace.com


If the reservation is canceled between 29 and 15 days before the check in, 50% of the money deposited will be returned.

During special periods , Festivals, and holidays:

For special dates such as Olympic Games, Carnival And New Years 100% of non-refundable payment is required in advance upon your booking.

Accommodation for shared dorms are only allowed for 18+ years guests. In private rooms, only with the authorization or presence of the responsible.

Our Check-In is from: 14.00 hs and 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.

*Please, bring your own padlock for the locker

* We do not accept guests under 18 years old.