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

Geko Hostel & Pousada Paraty

Paraty on Focus

Paraty International Photography Festival

Paraty em Foco

Paraty em Foco International Photography Festival

The 7th edition of Paraty em Foco has opened inscription for the workshops. There is also a call for expositions to select projects for the festival.

Paraty em Foco is one of the 10 most important photography festivals in the world according to Raconteur on Photography magazine.

The Paraty in Focus theme changes every year,  in 2011 it was #FUTURE. Future has always fascinated man. After discussing the present of the planet in the "Earth Inventories" [the theme of Paraty em Foco 2010], its logic that we look into what the future might bring, transforming the historic city in the territory of Pythias for one week. One inevitable debate will be on the future of photography and digital technologies, the other main topic is what the future world will look like. To discuss these issues we are inviting artists, photographers, thinkers and scientists to directly or indirectly discuss the future of images.

Paraty em Foco accommodation Packages

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

  • Labor Day. May 1st.
  • Bourbon Jazz Festival Paraty. 10 - 12 of May
  • Corpus Christi. 20 - 23 of June.
  • Brazil's Independence. 7 - 9 de September.
  • Paraty em Foco. 18 - 22 of September.
  • MIMO Paraty. 4 - 6 of October.
  • Nossa Sra. Aparecida. 12 - 13 of October
  • Day of the dead. 2 - 3 of November.
  • Brazilian Republic Proclamation. 15 - 17 of November.
  • Black Awareness Encounter. 22 - 24 of November

Private Bedrooms (with A/C, TV, Frigobar, en suite)

- Private Single / Double / Couple: (R$1.323  -25%) = R$ 992 per room, for 3 nights
- Private Triple (3 beds): Price (R$1.647  -25%) = R$ 1.235 per room, for 3 nights
- Private Quadruple (4 beds): (R$1.971  -25%) = R$ 1.478 per room, for 3 nights

Shared Dorm with ensuite bathroom and A/C
- Dorm up to 8 or 6 beds: 3 nights for (R$364  -25%) = R$ 273
Dorm up to 10 beds: 3 nights for (R$251  -25%) = R$ 188

Paraty Holiday Packages

Paraty International Literary Festival

FLIP - Paraty International Literary Festival, Rio de Janeiro - Brazil
Paraty International Literary Festival

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.


We offer Private and Shared Rooms, all of them with AC and ensuite bathrooms.

Beach breakfast included!
Free Wi-Fi
Ensuite Bathrooms
All rooms with A/C.
Sea View
Courtesy Caipirinha
24hs Reception
Tourist Information
Great Backpacker Atmosphere and helpful multilingual Staff
Where is the Hostel? Map of Paraty
Beachfront and near the Paraty Historic Centre!

Our Hostel & Pousada is located in front of Pontal Beach, just a couple of blocks from Paraty Historical Center. We have a lovely view at the Paraty bay and islands.  We have a lovely bar on the beach where we serve our breakfasts. Come relax on our sofas and hamac and enjoy a great view of the sunrise over the Paraty bay and the islands while you sip a hot coffee.

Besides Pontal is the privileged stage of the exciting Paraty Carnival.

We are waiting for you. You are welcome to stay as long as you fancy, we are here waiting for you with an icy cold beer and a beachfront hamac!

just 200 meters away from the Historic Centre
special meals and dinners with live music on our beach bar Geko Chill Bar!
accommodation packages with discounts an all main events

Prices for all our guests

Accommodation packages on all Paraty main events
breakfast on the beach! with your feet on the sand!
All Rooms have Ensuite Bathroom and AC


Take a look at our Hostel in Paraty!

Come to Geko Hostel, a Youth Hostel with International Standards and Tropical Atmosphere, and enjoy the best of Paraty!

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Accommodation in Paraty starting at 27.99! Breakfast included. Come and enjoy Paraty in Geko, A blend of a Bed & Breakfast (Pousada), with the atmosphere and prices of a Youth Hostel. A great place to relax, socialise, meet new people and go partying! We offer true beachfront accommodation for your trips at a starting price of only 27.99!



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