About Us

New friends and incredible stories await your arrival!

A special thanks to all our guests who have made Discovery Hostel "Best in Rio and Latin America" on Hostelworld AND Best Hostel in Rio de Janeiro on TripAdvisor, 5 years in a row!

Developed by world travelers, Discovery Hostel in Rio de Janeiro provides backpackers and globetrotters all the comfort of a boutique hostel and the coziness and warmth of a home-stay. We focus on creating an open, friendly and social environment – making Discovery Hostel the ideal base for travelers who want to explore Rio and have an experience of a lifetime.

Our historical home has all the modern amenities to provide you a comfortable and fun stay! And our attentive multi-lingual staff is always ready to help you on your journey speaking English, Portuguese, Spanish and more. You are sure to find all that you need for the ultimate Rio get-away!

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Learn about the whole Discovery Family and get exclusive discounts for being our guest!

Explorer Bar

Want even more fun during your stay?
Guests at Discovery Hostel enjoy our never ending Happy Hour all-day, every-day at Explorer Bar. Just a short distance from the hostel – at our bar you can enjoy international cuisine while sipping on our original house cocktails!

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