From the airport (GIG):
Catch the ‘Real’ Shuttle bus to Ipanema, get off at the ‘Sol Ipanema’ hotel. Walk away from the beach until you get to the road ¨Rua Barao da Torre¨, turn right and look for No.175 (next to ‘New Natural’ Restaurant & opposite a news paper booth). Open the gate and we are House 15 on the left hand side. Taxi: 60-80RS approx.
Bus Station (Rodoviaria/Novo Rio):
A/C bus to Ipanema (REAL Company)
or Local Buses No. 474 /486/128 saying ¨Ipanema¨.
Taxi: 35-40RS approx.
After 10pm in the villa their is a quite time rule where guests from all the hostels in the villa (there are a few hostels here) are not allowed to socialize outside. This is to respect the neighbours & people who are trying to sleep. But you can socialize outside the main gate or on the corner bar.
Ocean Hostel Ipanema Rua Barao da Torre 175, Casa 15, Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro, CEP: 22411-001
Telephone Number: +55-21-980479994