Favela Experience: Affordable Accommodations for the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Rio

Affordable, safe, and centrally-located room and apartment rentals for the World Cup in Rio de Janeiro, as seen in The New York Times, Forbes, and Lonely Planet
Small Business
$31,175USD
raised of $20,000 goal
156%
0 time left
This campaign started on Dec 03 and closed on February 01, 2014 (11:59pm PT).
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This campaign ended on February 1, 2014
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  • $250USD
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    5 Nights in Shared Room

    20% DISCOUNTED PRICE FOR EARLY CUSTOMERS! Total price for 5 consecutive nights for 1 guest in 1 bed in a shared bedroom in a favela home/guesthouse during the FIFA World Cup period (June 1-August 1, 2014). Includes fast WI-FI, shared bathroom, shared kitchen, towels and bed linens. Add $40 per consecutive night after 5 nights. We will contact you to confirm your dates. NOTE: We will assign you to a property in one of our favelas in Rio's exciting South Zone.

    Estimated delivery: June 2014

    16 out of 40 claimed

  • $10USD
    Thank You!

    We're grateful for your support in making our dream for a more sustainable World Cup a reality. Obrigado!

    Estimated delivery: January 2014

    2 claimed

  • $25USD
    Video of Rio and Favelas

    EXCLUSIVE, high-definition footage of Rio and favelas from Zac Fabian Productions and Will van der Linde, creators of our Indiegogo campaign video. The 13-minute video includes an inside look into Brazil's largest favela of Rocinha, an interview with Favela Experience CEO and Founder Elliot Rosenberg, and cultural scenes such as capoeira martial art. If you are not coming to Rio soon, this video is your next best option to experiencing the beauty and excitement of "The Marvelous City."

    Estimated delivery: January 2014

    11 claimed

  • $50USD
    1-Hour Skype Call with Founder

    Speak by Skype for 1 hour with Favela Experience CEO and Founder Elliot Rosenberg. Ask him anything! Learn about his journey to becoming a social entrepreneur and his tips for running a venture in Brazil. Get his advice on starting a business during college or any time in your life.

    Estimated delivery: January 2014

    1 out of 10 claimed

  • $100USD
    7 Nights in Vidigal (non-FIFA)

    Total price for 7 consecutive nights in a private ensuite bedroom of our guesthouse (http://bit.ly/1fMnVtR) in Vidigal for 2 guests. Price is 50% below normally-offered prices. Please confirm your stay at least 60 days before arrival. NOT VALID during the periods of the FIFA World Cup, New Year's Eve, Carnival, Rock in Rio, and other peak season events.

    Estimated delivery: January 2014

    1 out of 50 claimed

  • $650USD
    5 Nights in Private Room

    20% DISCOUNTED PRICE FOR EARLY CUSTOMERS! Total price for 5 consecutive nights for 2 guests in 2 beds in a private bedroom in a favela home/guesthouse during the FIFA World Cup period (June 1-August 1, 2014). Includes fast WI-FI, shared bathroom, shared kitchen, fan or A/C, towels and bed linens. Add $120 per consecutive night after 5 nights. We will contact you to confirm your dates. NOTE: We will assign you to a property in one of our favelas in Rio's exciting South Zone.

    Estimated delivery: June 2014

    8 out of 20 claimed

  • $1,000USD
    5 Nights in Pvt. 1-Bdrm. Apt.

    20% DISCOUNTED PRICE FOR EARLY CUSTOMERS! Total price for 5 consecutive nights for 2 guests in 2 beds in an entirely private studio/1-bedroom apartment during the FIFA World Cup period (June 1-August 1, 2014). Includes fast WI-FI, private bathroom, private kitchen, fan or A/C, towels and bed linens. Add $190 per consecutive night after 5 nights. We will contact you to confirm your dates. NOTE: We will assign you to a property in one of our favelas in Rio's exciting South Zone.

    Estimated delivery: June 2014

    2 out of 10 claimed

  • $1,600USD
    5 Nights in Pvt. 2-Bdrm. Apt.

    20% DISCOUNTED PRICE FOR EARLY CUSTOMERS! Total price for 5 consecutive nights for 4 guests in 4 beds in an entirely private 2-bedroom apartment during the FIFA World Cup period (June 1-August 1, 2014). Includes fast WI-FI, private bathroom, private kitchen, fans or air conditioning, towels and bed linens. Add $300 per consecutive night after 5 nights. We will contact you to confirm your dates. NOTE: We will assign you to a property in one of our favelas in Rio's exciting South Zone.

    Estimated delivery: June 2014

    0 out of 5 claimed

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