We are a few meters away from Joaquina beach and real close to Lagoa da Conceição, where you can go for bike rides, stand up paddle, windsurfing, kit surfing or just enjoy the view. By car or by bus you can get to Praia Mole, Barra da Lagoa, Campeche and Moçambique and all around the place, getting the chance to explore the island.
Flying Airport Hercílio Luz
If you are flying to Florianópolis there are 2 ways to get to the Hostel from Hercílio Luz Airport:
By Bus: go to Centro Bus Terminal, once there you get the bus #320 or #330 to Lagoa da Conceição Bus Terminal, once at Lagoa's Terminal you get the bus #843 to Porto da Lagoa, Garapuvu is at Osni Ortiga 3010.
By Taxi: our address is Rua Vereador Osni Ortiga 3010, house number 3, Lagoa da Conceição.
Driving down BR 101
If you are driving to Florianópolis, once you get off the main bridge you should go to Avenida Beira Mar, once there you have to follow the signs to Lagoa da Conceição. Once in Lagoa you will drive past a short bridge (real short) and turn the first right on Rua Osni Ortiga, we're on number 3010, house number 3. The total drive is about 20 km.
Bus station Rita Maria
If you are coming to Floripa by bus, you'll arrive on Santa Rita Bus Terminal, once there you have to walk to Centro Bus Terminal and catch a bus to Lagoa da Conceição Bus Terminal, bus #320 or #330. When you arrive at Lagoa Bus terminal, you have to catch another bus, #843 to Porto da Lagoa, Garapuvu is at Osni Ortiga 3010, house number 3.