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Mata Nativa Pousada

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44 Rua das Flores | Vila do Abraao, Ilha Grande, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Barnsley, United Kingdom
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300 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

This hotel is a complex of cute little log cabins Surrounding the communal areas. The rooms were a bit dark due to the wood but comfortable and clean, there was a hammock on each balcony which is a nice touch. Breakfast was included and there was a very good selection of food, including freshly baked bread - so fresh it... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

I loved the look of the place, simple huts in a beautiful location. The hammocks were great the pool area simple but nice, breakfast good, free biscuits cake and coffee in the late afternoon all brilliant. Our main complaints were the mouldy smell in the back room of the hut and stained sheets which were stained on day one and... More 

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Dublin
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

It is difficult to review this place as the accommodation has its good and bad points but most of all is affected by the culture of the island and how things are done. Firstly the good points - staff are very friendly particularly the girl at reception ( they must have fired the dragon lady mentioned by previous reviewers), the... More 

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Perth, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

I really enjoyed my stay at Mata Nativa. I stayed here as part of the G Adventures tour I was on and my room-mate and I were given one of the little chalet's. The chalet's are basic but cute and have a hammock on the porch, which was great to chill out on. The location of the hotel is pretty... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Spent 2 nights here as part of a G Adventures trip. I was very happy with this hotel. I think if you get a chalet it's better than one of the other rooms. We had a little chalet and it was lovely. Our room was very clean, a decent size and quite cute. Staff were all very nice to us.... More 

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Depere, WI
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

We stayed here during a trip with Gadventures and weren't super impressed. We were hoping for one of the chalets but were given a smaller standard room. Our room was clean and there was a well-stocked minibar in a little fridge in the room with decent prices. We did hear that not all the rooms had the mini fridge in... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

Stayed here for part of gadventures trip. My experience was not as bad as fellow reviewers. We had a couple guys collect our bags from the dock. My room was basic but had a cute little hammock on the balcony. Wifi was fine in the common area. You had to pay for air con but I left my fan on... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

The woman was nicer than most of the reviews suggested. The rooms were nice, clean, good showers & the aircon was no extra cost & worked well. We also enjoyed the breakfast. Also the little swimming pool was pretty nice too. Overall we enjoyed the hotel & would definitely stay again

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Charlevoix, Michigan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014 via mobile

think one needs to take all the reviews into consideration. Yes, the owner could be a little more friendly, and yes, there is a stupid rule about not putting your stuff in the fridge, and no lift / elevator gasp! In the end it's clean and comfortable in a decent location. They have wifi that works well in the common... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Stayed here with G Adventures (which I also would not recommend at all) for 2 nights. Firstly the lady at reception was unbelievably rude! Really unhelpful when we asked about the rooms and breakfast, started off badly and didn't get much better. We had rooms on the top floor but there was no lift so had to drag heavy suitcases... More 

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