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Varandas Ao Mar Hotel E Pousada

Avenida Hermes Barcelos 22, Arraial do Cabo, State of Rio de Janeiro 28930-000, Brazil
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Ranked #2 of 4 Hotels in Arraial do Cabo
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2013
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  • Location
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

Friends of ours were staying Varandas ao Mar for the weekend. My wife and I tried to book a room for one night (a Saturday) online but according to "Booking.com" and "Decolar.com", there was nothing available. As it turns out, Varandas ao Mar does not allow you to book online for Saturday night only. So we went there on the... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2013

"Varandas ao Mar" means "Balconies at the Sea" in Portuguese. A rather weird name choice, since the vast majority of rooms have balconies that face the sides of this beachfront hotel. And that's a pity, since the beach is the best feature here - not too crowded even in a Holiday, with blue/green ocean and white, fine sand... We were... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2013

Probably the best location in Arraial. The beach is ally beautiful and good for kids. Apart from the location we weren't that happy with the pousada. It seemed overpriced compared to a place like Buzios. Dark, smelly rooms. When we were there the hotel was almost completely deserted, yet they gave us the worst rooms (we booked through booking.com). When... More 

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