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Pousada Santa Monica

Traveller (19)
Room & Suite (5)
Dining (2)
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good16%
  • Average13%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible0%
  • 3 Dec 2016
    “Exceptionally Attentive Staff”
  • 13 Aug 2013
    “Just what I was looking for...”
Hotel website
Avenida Ministro Salgado Filho 2706, Saquarema, State of Rio de Janeiro 28999-008 Brazil See on map
Name/address in local language
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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We are a beautiful and confortable Beachfront Pousada in Saquarema - RJ, Brazil. Saquarema is one of the best surf spots from Brazil. Situated only 60 miles or a 1.5 hour drive from Rio de Janeiro. Straddling a More spit of sand between a gorgeous lagoon and the open Atlantic, Saquarema is a laid-back little town with plenty of beach bars, restaurants, and cultural events. Less
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Shuttle Bus Service
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$ 38 - US$ 78 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Pousada Santa Monica Saquarema, Rio De Janeiro
Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Saquarema
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Getting there
Cabo Frio Airport45 km
Santos Dumont Airport66 km
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Traveller (19)
Room & Suite (5)
Dining (2)
Pool & Beach (2)
Reviews (31)
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Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

It's the best Pousada on this side of the beach strip. Well maintained, very clean, working reliable Internet (difficult to find in the area) and exceptionally attentive staff. We enjoyed our five nights here and would recommend!!! The Pousada dog, Princess is adorable and extremely...More

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Reviewed 13 August 2013

After coming to Brazil and staying in RIO for a week, I was ready to get away from the hustle and bustle of the city and find somewhere to relax. Luckily for me, I chose to stay at this Pousada. The hosts were incredibly friendly...More

1  Thank jordanh453
Reviewed 31 July 2013

Pousada Santa Monica is hands down one of the best places I've stayed overseas. Saquarema is a great beach town with excellent surfing and plenty of character. I highly recommend taking a bicycle cruise down the cobblestone streets and checking out Sunday night samba in...More

1  Thank Andy C
Reviewed 15 July 2013

Saquarema was my first trip away from my base in Rio de Janeiro and the short trip is more than worth it. A cozy town with untouched beaches popular for surfing. Now, onto the pousada: I highly recommend the place. Great rooms, clean facilities, and...More

1  Thank bergs7891
Reviewed 10 July 2013

My wife and I live in Rio and we were looking for a quiet get-a-way to escape the hustle and bustle of the chaotic city life that is Rio. Pousada Santa Montica provided the perfect setting...Hanging out on the quiet beaches while watching advanced surfers...More

1  Thank Luis F
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"The most exclusive room is on the top floor, right by the terrace, and has the best views!"
15 Jul 2013
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"Hermosa is a GREAT room with good views."
19 Jun 2013
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"The private room was great but I was able to peek into the dorms and each bed is equipped with a personal..."
12 Jun 2013
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"The bedroom on the 2nd floor is the quietest. The only noise is the pounding of the huge ocean waves...."
10 Jun 2013
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