Backpackers Sunset
Rodovia Jornailista Manoel Menezes, 631, Florianopolis, Brazil

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For NYE AND CARNAVAL we have a minimun stay of 5 nights AND FOR WORLD CUP 2014 we have a minimun stay of 2 nights and we request a 100% of payment of the total amount in advance. The money is not refounded. Once you book, please contact us.

Welcome to Backpackers Sunset, your hostel resort in the island of magic.

Much more than a privileged spot to become a guest, surrounded by
exuberant nature, a dazzling view, the Backpackers Sunset offers complete
and innovative services , making your stay more comfortable, attractive
with lots of fun.

We are strategically located at the top of Praia do Mole (Moles beach)
hill, with panoramic view of Lagoa da Conceiçâo (Conceiçâo Lagoon), where
you can enjoy a beautiful scenery and a breathtaking sunset, just at a 5
minutes walk to Floripa's best beach. We are located in a 3.000m2 area, in
contact with nature and with more than 100 different species of native
flowers and trees.

The structure offers spacious leisure opened and closed areas, swimming
pool with our NEW Bamboo Bar, hydro massage tub in the ladies room,
hammocks for resting, fire area for special moments around the fireplace,
barbecue area, bar with panoramic view of the island's east side and a
young and enthusiastic staff to help you with any doubt and information
regarding the Santa Catarina island.

Also, at our home you can enjoy a delicious FREE breakfast with the best
view in town, and drink our dayly Free caipirinha during Sunset Time.

Besides, we have our own restaurant and bar, the Sunset Pub located at the
top of all structure, in a privileged place with an incredible view and
climatized environment. The Backpacker's Party Bus, is an American school
bus customized, that apart from offering the guests the option to get to
know Florianópolis, through tours, offers adventure and fun, like the
night life , and discounts in the best parties. A schedule of activities
involving sports, ecology, culture and entertainment, with lots of music
and fun.

Sunset Backpackers is 100m and 15 minutes walk from the most famous
beaches worldwide known as surf spots such as Joaquina and Praia do Mole .
Two sceneries among many others, that unite sports, thrill and lots of
beautiful people.

We look foward to have some seriously good times with you very soon!

Sunset Team

We require bookings to be reconfirmed with your CVV three-digit security code and arrival time. Please contact us.

What you can find with us.

Travel Agency
Portuguese Lessons
Taxi/ Vans Bookings
46'LCD Cable TV and DVD`s
Tourists Info Office
Books Exchange + Library
Paragliding,Wakeboarding lessons
Surf Schools Bookings with discounts
Bus bookings,Flight bookings
Laundry Service
Airport and bus station pick up on request
Taxi Bookings
City Tours
Party bus- Our new American School Bus all personalized
Theme Parties, Happy Hour, games everynight with prizes
Discounts at best parties, activities in town
''DA'' Best View in Florianópolis
Beach Chairs
Umbrellas for the beach
Bamboo Bar at our swimming pool
Special prices at our Pub and Restaurant

For cancellations: Must be done with 48 hours in advance. In case of no show, or if you don't cancel it, we will charged 1 night of accommodation on your credit card.



Bus Station:

When you arrive at Florianpolis bus station, walk past the hustlers offering pousadas and telling that The Backpackers Sunset is closed, and straight out of the doors facing Floripa Centro. Turn right and five minutes walk to the south (past the bus terminal car park) is the local bus station. The bus to Lagoa da Conceicao leaves from the second-last stop at the end of the middle platform. This bus is #330 or #320. Ride this bus to the Lagoa Terminal. Here, change to bus #360 to Barra da Lagoa and ride to bus stop no 2 after the lake, on the hilltop or ask to be dropped at Latitude Club. Cross the road, walk to the right to the first orange gate and ring the door bell!- Welcome to the Backpackers Sunset.
This journey should take 40 min and cost R$ 2, 95. Change is rare, so dont try to pay with a big bill. These blue buses run from 5.50 AM until 11.30 PM (occasional buses run later).

OR By taxi - Walk out the doors and ask a driver to take you to the hilltop of Praia Mole, next door to the club Latitude 27.Have atttention and make sure they drop you at our hostel, and not our sister hostel.
It will cost around R$ 50, 00.

From the airport

By bus - Walk out of the airport and go to the bus stop out the airport. Catch green bus #183 or #186 which comes every ten minutes. Written on the bus is Corredor do Sudoeste. Get off at the local bus station in Florianpolis and follow the directions from above. This bus will cost you R$ 1,60 and take you 25-30 minutes during rush hour. It runs from 5.30 AM until 12.30 PM.

OR By taxi - It will cost you around R$ 50,00, 40-50 minute ride. Ask a driver to take you to Praia Mole, next door to the club Latitude 27. It will cost around R$ 50, 00.