GEKO HOSTEL & POUSADA PARATY

Orlando Carpinelli, 111 | Praia do Pontal - Paraty - Rio de Janeiro - Brazil

Geko Hostel & Pousada Paraty

Terms and Conditions

Terms and Conditions for Bookings at Geko Hostel in Paraty

1. Currency Exchange Rate
We require full payment on arrival. Please note that the actual total will be calculated by the hostel in its local currency (brazilian Reais R$), based on the currency exchange rate (if applicable) in effect at the time charging occurs.

2. Cancellation Policy
* 50% deposit is required to confirm and guarantee reservations; the remainder is due on arrival at the hostel. 
* Deposits are non-refundable for cancellations made 72 hours or less in advanced of your scheduled arrival time. It will remain under the hostel's discretion to refund deposits for booking changes made within the 72 hours period prior to arrival.
* Only the hostel manager can authorise and refund the deposits for cancellations; always discounting any expense derived from money transfers.
* Packages and groups Cancelation Policy: For Group bookings over 10 people and Packages, cancelations can be done 30 days in advance with a 100% refund. For cancelations and changes with less than 30 days notice, the deposits will not be refunded.

3. Changes after arrival 
For changes on bookings after arrival, the subsequent period of 72 hours will not be refunded.

4. No Shows
The bedrooms are held until midday of the day after the scheduled arrival time. After that time the reservations are automatically cancelled. 
In the case of 'no-show', deposits will not be refunded and the minimum cancellation fee, equivalent to 3 nights, will be charged to the customers credit card, if the deposit was insufficient to cover this amount. Please note that any cancellations must be notified directly to the hostel at least 72 hours in advance of your scheduled arrival time.

5. Hostel Packages & Group Bookings
* We require 50% to be paid in advance. If you book through a booking engine (i.e. 10% deposit) the difference to complete the 50% should be paid directly to the hostel. 
* Cancellations for Packages or Groups over 10 People:  Cancellations can be done with 30 days notice or more with 100% refund. For cancellations with less than 30 days notice will not be refunded.
* Only the hostel manager can authorise and refund the deposits for cancellations; always discounting any expense derived from money transfers.
* Bookings for Special Packages (like New Year or Carnival) must be for the whole period of the package, any booking that breaks into the Package dates will be automatically cancelled and the deposit amount not refunded. You will be immediately contacted about the payment from the whole package.

6. Over-bookings
In the event more guests arrive than can be accommodated due to hostel overbooking or an unforeseen circumstances, and the hostel is unable to hold rooms consistent with booking room hold policy, the hostel will attempt to accommodate guests, at its expense, at a comparable hostel in the area for the oversold night(s), and will pay for transportation to that hostel.

7. Improvements
In our efforts to improve and upgrade our facilities to satisfy all our guests, the Hostel sometimes undergoes refurbishment work in some parts of the hostel. We do our best to ensure guests will not be affected by the renovations but please beware of the latter possibility.

8. Prices
All prices are indicative and are subject to change without notice, and they will be verified in writing at the time of the booking confirmation.

Paraty Holiday Packages


  • Accommodation for 3 nights in rooms with ensuite bathrooms and A/C
  • Free Breakfast served at the beach! Free Wi-Fi + Lockers + Linen

  • Tiradentes 21st to 23rd of April.
  • Labor Day. 29th of April to 1st of May.
  • Bourbon Jazz Festival Paraty. 9th to 11th of June.
  • Brazil’s Independence Day. 7th to 10th of September.
  • Paraty em Foco. September 13th to 17th.
  • MIMO Paraty. October 14th to 16th.
  • Day of the Dead. 2nd to 5th of October.
  • Brazilian Republic Proclamation. November 15th to 20th.

NOW WITH 25% DISCOUNT!!
Private Bedrooms (with A/C, TV, Frigobar, en suite)

- Private Single / Double / Couple: (R$1.080  -25%) = R$ 810 per room, for 3 nights
- Private Triple (3 beds): Price (R$1.280  -25%) = R$ 960 per room, for 3 nights
- Private Quadruple (4 beds): (R$1.488  -25%) = R$ 1.116 per room, for 3 nights

Shared Dorm with ensuite bathroom and A/C
- Dorm up to 8 or 6 beds: 3 nights for (R$328  -25%) = R$ 246
Dorm up to 10 beds: 3 nights for (R$208  -25%) = R$ 156

Paraty Promotional Holiday Packages


  • Accommodation for 2 nights in rooms with ensuite bathrooms and A/C
  • Free Breakfast served at the beach! Free Wi-Fi + Lockers + Linen

  • Commerce Day (SP) October 27th to 19th.
  • Our Lady of Aparecida October 12ve to 16th
  • Commerce Day (RJ) October 12ve to 16th
  • Public worker Day (RJ) October 12ve to 16th.

NOW WITH 25% DISCOUNT!!
Private Bedrooms (with A/C, TV, Frigobar, en suite)

- Private Single / Double / Couple: (R$1.039  -25%) = R$ 779 per room, for 3 nights
- Private Triple (3 beds): Price (R$1.299  -25%) = R$ 974 per room, for 3 nights
- Private Quadruple (4 beds): (R$1.505  -25%) = R$ 1.129 per room, for 3 nights

Shared Dorm with ensuite bathroom and A/C
- Dorm up to 8 or 6 beds: 3 nights for (R$296  -25%) = R$ 222
Dorm up to 10 beds: 3 nights for (R$196  -25%) = R$ 147

Door to Door Transfer Services from São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro to Paraty

São Paulo to Paraty transfers


So that you avoid unnecessary complications we offer you the option of on-line booking for your transfer from Sao Paulo to Paraty, either from the airport (Aeropuerto Internacional de Guarulhos) or our Pick-up point to the door of your hotel in Paraty.
Geko Hostel & Pousada Paraty