We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Pousada do Pilar

Rua Benedito Valadares, No 219, Ouro Preto, State of Minas Gerais 35 400 000, Brazil
Hotel amenities
Pousada do Pilar
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
Write a Review

31 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
See reviews for
Rating summary
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
  • Mar-May only
  • Jun-Aug only
  • Sep-Nov only
  • Dec-Feb only
All months
A TripAdvisor Member
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

We were originally booked at posada Geraes which is a bit out of the way and the very kind manager there offered to switch us - turns out it was a bad move. Pilar was more like a hostel with minimal upkeep - bad mattresses, threadbare linen and towels etc. Also faced street right at point where buses and trucks... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Rio de Janeiro
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2013

In spite of the very friendly staff and the fair breakfast, I would not recommend this hotel. I am a fairly easy traveler and I don´t mind simple accomodations, as long as they are clean. The bathroom was old but clean, not so sure about the blankets. The mattress and pillows were the worst I´ve experienced in any place I... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Campinas, SP
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2011

I strongly advice for those who are interested in visiting Ouro Preto to avoid Pousada do Pilar. Despite the good location and the reasonably comfortable lodges, they are extremely disorganized there. As my friends and I have unfortunately experienced there (along with several others who were attending the same meeting), a half-paid reservation several months before is not guarantee of... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

22 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

All traveler photos (22)
Room/suite (14)
Bathroom (4)
Other (4)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay


Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question