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    Pousada Favela Cantagalo

    Rua Saint Roman 200, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22071-060, Brazil
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    “apartment” (4 reviews)
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    Miramar Hotel by Windsor
    2,378 reviews
    #2 of 281 hotels in Rio de Janeiro
     
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    1,044 reviews
    #68 of 281 hotels in Rio de Janeiro
     
    Hotel Arpoador
    795 reviews
    #25 of 281 hotels in Rio de Janeiro
     
    Ipanema Flats
    20 reviews
    #215 of 281 hotels in Rio de Janeiro
     
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    1 - 5 of 31 reviews

    Reviewed 22 November 2016

    The first thing you need to know about this Pousada is that it lies within the Favela. We stayed here for 5 nights in an apartment just outside the Favela, so we didn´t have to go inside at night, which I don´t recommend doing. However...More

    Thank Julian H
    Reviewed 29 May 2016

    Cheap rooms where you have to climb up over 100 stairs to get up there. Supermarket just around the corner, friendly staff. The ceiling of the house is quite low, so you have to be continuously cautious not to hit your head. Breakfast buffet is...More

    Thank Mr F
    Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

    I stayed there during a business stop-over. I stayed in the apartment and had more than I need. Good sleep, clean..... Liane and Fabiane where very helpful. I will for sure come back with my family next time. See you soon. Obrigado :-)

    Thank jole1966
    Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

    Being two blonde (=very touristy looking) girls with no Portugese skills we were a little hesitant about the location, but trusting the previous reviews was absolutely worth it! We stayed in a fourth floor private room for four nights, and would recommend it anytime: the...More

    3  Thank Anna K
    Reviewed 23 January 2016

    Good things: 1) the receptionist speaks English 2) free wifi; 3) I was not killed despite favelas around; 4) subway can be reached by foot if you are insistent. Bad things: 1) very cheap pillows and beds, which are difficult to sleep on; 2) noise...More

    Thank Traveller P
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    • Ipanema
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    Ipanema
    Ipanema is considered Rio's crown jewel. It offers the
    best view of the sunset from Arpoador and is
    inspiration for the legendary song, “The Girl from
    Ipanema.” Ipanema is an upscale area, home to many
    high-end restaurants and luxury shops, many of which
    can be found on the charming Garcia d'Ávila Avenue.
    The neighbourhood is very rich culturally, housing
    many art galleries that show contemporary art. There
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    Room Tips
    "Only good view in the room under the roof"
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    "for longer stays get the appartments. try to come once with New Year if you like a great Firework WOW....."
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    "We took a room on the second floor in the middle. Good light and nice breeze."
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    "The best choice are the rooms in the main building. Up 2nd floors you have some view - in case of parties on..."
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