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We require a 50% deposit to confirm and guarantee any reservation. The remaining balance must be paid at the check-in time. Please, bear in mind that all bookings are charged in Reals (local currency). In case money exchange is needed it will be applied the exchange rate upto date.
Deposits corresponding to bookings will not be refunded for cancellations with less than 72-hour notice prior to the check-in date and time. For cancellation requests which fall within the stipulated time will be charged an administrative fee of R$ 15. Any request for cancellation or modification must be submitted in writing. The El Misti Hostels will notify their receipt. Cancellation terms are applied as well to modifications. Cancellation policies vary for special events like Carnival, New Year’s, Rock in Rio, etc. Please confirm the conditions which apply to the period of your reservation responding this message.
Any no-shows will be charged 100% of the reservation total after 24 hours from the check-in time if no notification is received by El Misti Hostels.
We recommend hiring traveller’s insurance to cover any unforeseen circumstances that may cause the cancellation of the booking. El Misti Hostels will gladly help you and provide the necessary documentation as proof of cancellation purpose.
Cancellations of groups of over 6 persons can be done only 30 days or more prior to the check-in date for the total payment made for the booking to be refunded. After that period, there won’t be any refund of such payment.
Cancellations of Carnival Packages can be done only until December the 31st for the total payment made for the booking to be refunded. After that date, there won’t be any refund of such payment.
Cancellations of Easter Packages can be done only up to 15 days before check in date for the total payment made for the booking to be refunded. After that date, there won’t be any refund of such payment.
For Olympic Games packages it is necessary to pay 50% of the value of the reservation, which is non-refundable, at the time booking is submitted. In order to confirm your booking, the remaining 50% should be paid 90 days prior check-in date.Cancellations will only be processed 30 days prior check-in date. After that date, no reimbursement will be made.
Cancellations of New Year’s Packages can be done only up to 30 days prior to check in date for the total payment made for the booking to be refunded. After that date, there won’t be any refund of such payment.
For reservations guaranteed with a 50% deposit or more,rooms are held until set check-in time. In case more guests arrive than those who the hostel can accommodate due to hostel overbooking or an unforeseen circumstance, and the hostel is unable to hold rooms consistent with booking room hold policy, the guest will be entitled to the refund of the deposit made for the booking and the hostel will pay for the transport to another hostel of the same characteristics.
In our strive to improve and upgrade our facilities to satisfy our guests, El Misti Hostel sometimes undergoes refurbishment work in some parts of the hostel. We do our best to ensure guests are not affected by the renovations but please be aware of the latter possibility.
Minors only allowed in private rooms.