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Pousada Recreio da Praia

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08/05/2017 09/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 19 December 2015 via mobile

The hotel has a great environment, the location is incredible (close to restaurants and a few meters from the port), and staff is very friendly. Rooms have a great size, with hangers, silent a/c, a ceiling fan, and a oversized bed, that could be a little softer. Common areas were also great with a steam sauna, a fair pool and...

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recreio p, Gerente de recepção at Pousada Recreio da Praia, responded to this review

Hello... thanks for the complements and we are allways working to provide a great experience for the guests.

Belo Horizonte, MG
Reviewed 8 December 2015 via mobile

After seeing the high reviews we booked here for our wedding anniversary trip. Very upsetting experience. No receptiveness, cold, grumpy people. First we paid R$450/ night and were told there was only one room left when booking, when there was actually at least 10 rooms available! Second, the reception was uninterested and unhelpful. Deceiving site description makes it look the...

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Boa noite Informamos que em momento algum ou lugar algum consta que nossa pousada tem quartos de frente para o...

Belo Horizonte, MG
Reviewed 8 December 2015 via mobile

The good reviews this place receives are probably because of its location (and due to the fact that people who are traveling to Ilha Grande, this paradise, are prompt to enjoy things). In reality this hotel is hugely OVERPRICED. At first it may impress but the good impression will not last long - staff is rude and seem disgruntled, rooms...

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8Thank WDutra
Reviewed 4 December 2015 via mobile

The good point (yes, only one) first - the hotel is extremely well located as it is in the centre of the main Ilha Grande town and easy to get everywhere. However this did also mean that we heard live street music late into the night as walls were thin! However, many bad points made for a disappointing stay -...

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Toronto
Reviewed 1 December 2015

I didn't really like this hotel, but I'm not sure if any of my problems with it are reasonable. I mainly just didn't get a good impression. The staff were fine but not overly friendly. The breakfast was good, but not amazing. The pool area was very nice, as was the breakfast area. I think my main issue was the...

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4Thank Zizzie
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 November 2015

The location is perfect - you are practically on the beach and the sofas at the front of the hotel are shaded from the sun and very comfy and make you feel very welcome. There are 2 downsides - wifi - it's pretty rubbish on Ilha Grande anyway but you are only allowed one code for the room which means...

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Reviewed 8 November 2015 via mobile

Spacious and comfortable room, right on the beach front and close to everything. Great facilities including pool and sauna. Fantastic breakfast. I will definitely go here again the next time I go to ilha grande. Staff were polite and helpful.

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 6 November 2015

I loved this hotel. The location was great - right on the beach in the main area of Ilha Grande. Easy walking distance from the port. So close to restaurants and bars. The staff were really nice and helpful and a few spoke English so that was helpful. Free wifi worked fairly well. The breakfast was really good. Hot showers....

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Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 1 September 2015 via mobile

We loved this posada for the location looking over the bay and bang in the centre of town. The common spaces are incredible: sofas overlooking the sea, tropical gardens lit up at night, a steam room to use after a long day trekking, a pool.... Rooms meanwhile are pretty average, they are fine for sleeping (although you need a sleep...

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Valdivia, Chile
Reviewed 11 August 2015

It was a nice Pousada to stay in, great location, near to restaurants and bars. The people who work there were really nice and tried to help all the time, although they don´t give you maps or indications to visit the island, so you need to go to a tourist center and ask everything there.

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  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
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Additional Information about Pousada Recreio da Praia

Address: Rua Da Praia S/N0 - Vila Do Abraao | Vila do Abraão, Ilha Grande, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Region: Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Ilha Grande
Price Range: ₹ 4,944 - ₹ 16,373 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Pousada Recreio da Praia 2*
Number of rooms: 26
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Pousada Recreio Da Praia Hotel Ilha Grande
Pousada Recreio Da Praia Ilha Grande, Brazil
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“There isn't much storage in the room. No difference if you stay on 1st or 2nd floor”
Gracie2010, 11 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Take a room on the top floor!”
73ericac, 16 Jan 2016 | Read review
“rooms that are not on this pousada”
  • This is the view we have from the room at 2nd floor (228)
giselef1, 5 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Not sure - it's quiet here and the views are of the sea at the front of the hotel.”
Innspector, 30 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Ask a room from the first building after the breakfast room/reception.”
Sidebras, 19 Jul 2014 | Read review
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