From the airport- Take the bus to south zone (Zona sul) the bus will cost you 13 BRL, tell the bus driver to let you off in Avenida princesa Isabel (near Hotel Windsor) From there you can walk to us but we recommend you to take a taxi since the first time to get here can be a little bit hard or you can just call us and we will meet you up.
If you want to walk ask for Rua Gustavo Sampaio with Rua Anchieta, turn left on Rua Anchieta just between a bakary and a fruit shop. (You are now 10-5 min from the hostel) Ask for Chapeu Mangueira or Ladeira Ari Barroso.
Go up the road untill a crossroad comes and turn RIGHT.
Walk 20 meters and you will have a painted stair on your left.
Go up the painted stairs, pass the bar( Bar do mangue) on you right side and turn first street to the left. Its a metal door on a white building with a buzzer.
Please do get in touch if you have any questions.
If you want us to meet you up, please call us when you are near. Dial 9090 (collect call) from any public phone in Rio and then 22957676 or 983740777.
Taxi- Tell the Cab driver to drive to Ladeira Ari Barroso in Leme (also knowed by Chapeu mangueira). When the Taxi drives up Ladeira Ari Barroso a cross road will come. Tell the driver to turn RIGHT and let you off infront of a painted stairs (about 20 m from the crossroad).Go up the painted stairs and pass the bar( Bar do mangue) on you right side and turn firs street to the left. Its a metal door on a white building. If you have trouble finding us just ask for’ Casa do Pablo’ People here are very friendly so dont hesitate to ask.