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Buzios San Francisco

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Rua das Primaveras 44 | Praia de Joao Fernandes, Buzios, State of Rio de Janeiro 28950-000, Brazil
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 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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Adelaide, Australia
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

What a lovely poussada. In fact, there is a special feeling as soon as you enter the front door! Extremely helpful and friendly staff. Beautifully decorated public area; huge bedroom with sea or garden views; fabulously comfortable bed; lovely bathroom; excellent breakfast; and magnificent view from the rooms and pool terrace. No shampoo provided, but when we requested some it... More 

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votlo
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4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

They got good housekeeping here and you don't get ripped of on price yes you got to pay for cab or you can pay 2 reals for the subway that is good way to travel. Most hotels in rio no That you are not coming bac any ways so why bother Chas out on every wisitor. Here you get a... More 

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Belo Horizonte, MG
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32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2011

The view by this hotel it's simply awesome. Service was very kindly and helpful. Quality food. Hotel amenities were spotless. The pool is really beatiful by sunset with the ocean as background. Brakfast is very complete and brazilian. Hope to stay there again some day.

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Naples, Florida
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16 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2011

This hotel was great! All the rooms have an ocean view of the best beach in Buzios. They play relaxing music in your room (which you can turn on or off) and throughout the lobby. The serivce was great. Breakfast is included with your hotel stay and the ladies that servce breakfast are the sweetest. The staff is very warm... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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58 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2011

We got a triple-bed bedroom on the 2nd floor for the weekend in Buzios. The hotel has a good location on the hills of Joao Fernandes beach which you can walk about 5-10 mins to the beach, however, you'll need a taxi to go to the central area. Breakfast is well-served and you have got a decent view of the... More 

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Rio de Janeiro
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79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2011

Weekend in Buzios. A brilliant idea, romantic, but not in the summertime. We were at the Pousada San Francisco last weekend. We chose a superior room. Beautiful view from the balcony. The view is the highlight of the inn. And maybe the only one. The suite, which looks clean, had a dirty hammock on the balcony. I like to use... More 

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Duesseldorf
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2010

In Buzios a really nice place to stay - a little bit outside of the towncenter - but the location on top of a hill offers a nice view. We had a rent-a-car so we could get around easily. Breakfast was fine - rooms simple but clean and nice. We can recommend the B&B

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nyc
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2008

this pousada had amazing views (when it was not raining). the staff is extremely pleasant though they speak very limited english. the rooms are pretty basic, but clean. because of the location of the pousada, in the middle of the mountain and among thousands of trees-- we were exposed to a TON of insects: ants (which looked like they were... More 

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Miami Beach, Florida
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2007

The "pousada San Francisco" (incorrectly named on this site as "A San Francisco de Buzios" was better than we imagined even though the pictures on their website showed a gorgeous view and quaint decor. After going up a literally San Francisco (California) style super steep road we parked in the 3 parking spots in front of the hotel. As soon... More 

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Houston
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81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2005

We just came back from Buzios. We stay at Pousada San Francisco for the second time... and it seems to get better and better! The Pousada is on the top of a "morro" (a Brasilian version of a hill) and offers outstanding views from every room. Even on rainy days seem to have a special magic, you can enjoy the... More 

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