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Hotel Santa Esmeralda

#3 of 13 Hotels in Bonito
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Rod Bonito/Guia Lopes Km 17, Bonito, State of Mato Grosso do Sul 79290-000, Brazil
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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New York Mills, New York
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I went with my boyfriend last December. I am Brazilian and my boyfriend is American. We both thought it was one of the top 3 places we have ever stayed at. It has a "nature" feel, very rustic and fresh, very beautiful. You can see wild animals and the property has its own beautiful river with giant fish. It is... More 

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Vitoria, ES
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34 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

God points: Nice place, Calm, in front of the river, you can see wild animals thru the road, the waitress are very kind, clean rooms and bathroom. Down side: for the price it should also offer lunch, in the menu they have almost nothing of typical dish from the area, no special juice so ever, the main common area smells... More 

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Rosana V, Gerente de relações com clientes at Hotel Santa Esmeralda, responded to this review
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Cara sra Thalita Respondo em português porque a sra. é Brasileira e mora em Vitória do Espirito Santo. Sinto muito... More 

Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

let's begin by thanking the staff and the manager of the hotel I was accommodated for three days and here are my comments. Good : 1- location: very beautiful. A village like design with Reasonable privacy and wild animals around. 2- facilities: couldn't say the best but there is enough for people not to get bored and enjoy their stay.... More 

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Rosana V, Proprietário at Hotel Santa Esmeralda, responded to this review

Guest On behalf of the whole team thank you for the compliments and for having shared your experience with us. See you in a next time More 

Hamburg
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20 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

This is a really nice place, 60 minutes away from a fixed road, transfer from the airport was reliable, same applied for several day trips, e.g. snorkeling and walking. The small houses are cosy and clean and situated in a wide green area. There is a nice area around the pool, moreover it is possible to use a kanu to... More 

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Rosana V, Gerente de relações com clientes at Hotel Santa Esmeralda, responded to this review

Dear guest Thanks for your compliments and comentários. Welcome and very important to improve the quality of our services. The best language between people is when it speaks from the heart. Until next opportunity ... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Very, very good, rooms, services, landmarks, wild animals, everything! The team is very amable, the food is good, a beautyfull river in side the hotel. A hotel for all family and couples. At night, silence and a wonderfull sky.

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Rosana V, Gerente de relações com clientes at Hotel Santa Esmeralda, responded to this review

Dear guest I appreciate your comment .We located in a paradise and we can provide a rich contact the local fauna and flora and very quiet for nature lovers. Thank you and we are available for a next opportunity. More 

New Malden, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

We thoroughly enjoyed our 2 night stay in this hotel, only wish it could be longer. We deliberately chose one outside the town, and the location is quite remote and peaceful. The accommodation is basic but entirely in keeping with the rural surroundings, small chalets with verandahs and a hammock for relaxing afternoons. The birds are amazing, and we were... More 

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Rosana V, Gerente de relações com clientes at Hotel Santa Esmeralda, responded to this review

Dear guest Appreciate your comments and your satisfaction with our services .We located in an ecological sanctuary and on the shores of crystal clear waters with a rich fauna and flora. Until next opportunity More 

Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

We started our trip at a rustic ranch in the Pantanal and ended with a bit of luxury here. What a fabulous place to relax and explore. Over 3 days in Bonito we went to Aquario Natural - wow! And to a fun day use place with wild parrots and monkeys. But one of the best days was the one... More 

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Dear guest I appreciate the compliments and cometary.Thanks for sharing your experience with us.Until a next opportunity. More 

New Orleans, Louisiana
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37 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Physically, the setting is exceptional -- nicely appointed and lots of wildlife, outdoor activities. Extremely relaxing. The cabins are rather boxy and rustic, and not very spacious. The food was adequate but one would except better (and less salty -- a general problem in Brazil) for the price. The staff was outstanding -- could not have been more lovely, as... More 

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Dear guest I appreciate your comments and thank you for sharing the experience in the Santa Esmeralda. More 

Birmingham, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2014

We stayed here as part of our honeymoon trip around Brazil. We really loved it! The bungalows are fairly basic but spotlessly clean with a lovely hot shower. Fantastic views of the local surrounds from your balcony! Breakfast and Dinner were buffet style and included in the room price. The food was really delicious and everything was so fresh and... More 

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Guest On behalf of the whole team thank you for the compliments and for having shared your experience with us. See you next time More 

Bogota, Colombia
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46 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2013 via mobile

Travelled wit my family for a 1 week. Hotel employees are friendly, hotel outside gardens are great with macaws, birds . Rooms are also spaciuous and food is great ! If you want a calm place to stay this is a good option. Only comment is that it is a little pricey but was worth the investment. Also pls note... More 

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I appreciate the compliments and cometary.Thanks for sharing your experience with us.Until a next opportunity. More 

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