Books Hostel offers dormitory rooms and twin rooms with shared bathrooms. Free Wi-Fi is available. It is situated in Santa Teresa, just a few 100 metres from famous Lapa area. Breakfast is included and guests can enjoy the communal barbecue area or cook in the shared kitchen. Books bar offers a variety of drinks during the day such as Brazilian caipirinhas and cold beers. There is an on-site library and a room with TV and computer. Guests can also benefit from the 24-hour front desk service that is provided. It is situated less than 2 km from the bus station and the subway is around the corner, from where many places of interest in Rio de Janeiro can be explored.