Come to ALPHA HOSTEL to
enjoy extra-large beds, showers galore and excellent location.
Located in Praia de Botafogo, on a safe private street, ALPHA
HOSTEL offers you clean, comfortable and friendly
accomodations near every interesting site to visit while staying
in town. Moreover, just one step away from us you may find drugstores,
a large low-price supermarket, post office, banks, a variety
of stores and services, restaurants, bakeries, movie theatres,
and a fine shopping mall.
Botafogo is one of the most charming neighborhoods in Rio de
Janeiro. At the begining of the 20th century, when Rio was the
capital city of Brazil, politicians and entrepeneurs chose Botafogo
to build their homes. For those who would like to check out
Rio´s turn of the century architecture and atmosphere, Botafogo
and nearby Flamengo, Catete and Gloria are the places to walk
ALPHA HOSTEL is also a step away from the seashore
of Botafogo Beach and beautiful Flamengo Park, and a block away
from a subway station that would take you fastly to many points
of interest in Rio, such as Copacabana and Rio Downtown. Several
bus lines, at a three minute walking distance, would take you
to every other part of the city that you might want to visit,
such as the beaches of Ipanema, Leblon, Barra and Recreio, or
the picturesque Feira de São Cristóvão and the bohemian Lapa.
Count on us if you need help in designing your tour through
Rio and sorroundings or simply getting information or contacting
the best value for your money tours. Our team is prepared to
assist you with directions for your shopping around, transportation
and meals, always looking to help you get the most within your
Together with interesting people from around the world, in a
young, relaxed and non-discriminating place, you may find that
staying at the ALPHA HOSTEL
offers you much more than simply bed and breakfast.