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Blue Marlin Hotel

Rua dos Gravatas, 1341, Buzios, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Ranked #80 of 92 Hotels in Buzios
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2012
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

We took the standard room , which is more expensive than the simple, due to location, according to the attendant, but there was nothing good on the location of the room , there were no windows , no natural ventilation , moldy walls , the bedding smelled musty , the towels were filthy, and the worst : the toilet was... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2012

Billed as the Blue Marlin Resort, this hotel lacks most of the amenities that foreign visitors would expect from something labelled a "Resort", but is pretty much standard fare by Brazilian pousada standards. That said, a little background info is needed. I am an American who has been living in Rio for more than 10 years, and have had many... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2011

We stayed in Blue Marlin for three nights. The disappointment was great when we arrived and saw the room and the rest of the hotel. We should have known that photos can lie - and they sure did. For the price we paid, we were expecting at least a 3-4 star hotel, this was more like a 2 star. The... More 

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