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Sagu Mini Resort

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Praia Brava, Ilha Grande, State of Rio de Janeiro 23960-000, Brazil
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Ranked #6 of 18 Hotels in Ilha Grande
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Arrived on Ilhe Grande after a long day of travelling by road from Tiradentes in Minas Gerais to a warm welcome. Its impossible not to unwind on this beautiful island. All the staff were lovely, helpful and efficient. The hotel is perfectly situated - far enough from the only village, Abraao, to be very peaceful but close enough (a 10... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our stay in this lovely hotel. The staff are so helpful they really make you feel at home. They will plan your excursions and advise you on the best places to see on the island. I would recommend staying for at least 3 nights if not more as the island is beautiful and this is a great... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You are picked up by a small boat at the main pier when you arrive from the main land in Abraao and you arrived at the private pier of the hotel. A little secluded, most of the rooms overlook the water. By being 10 minutes walk from Abraao, the main town means that it is very quiet and you do... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Amazing stay. Perfect location in the island, a 10 minute walk from Vila do Abraão, and nicely located in the middle of the forest. The staff was very friendly and accommodating and we got a free upgrade to their nicest suite, even though it was high season. Cleanliness, infrastructure and service were flawless.The restaurant was also very good, one of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

Magnificent location at the seafront with spectacular views and direct access to the beach. Impressive botanic garden. Friendly hosts and attentive service. The hotel is situated a little outside of the main village, but can be reached easily. The ideal place to experience the beauty of the island in an idyllic setting.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

We stayed here for three nights. Two days was quit bad weather so then we stayed at the hotel all days sense the rooms were super cozy. We had a small terrace with two hammocks with a view over the ocean – perfect for a cloudy day with a nice book. super fresh toilet and good cleaning. Service was really... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Sagu was the highlight of our visit to Brazil and was highly recommend by a friend. It did not disappoint. We were collected by boat from the main pier and were greeted by monkeys in the trees when we checked in. The staff were friendly. The manager was very helpful in terms of suggesting activities. We used the free kayaks... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

A real gem. We stayed at Sagu for 4 nights - we wanted to be able to walk to the village, but be outside it to have peace and quiet. Being across the bay means you are in a tranquil setting with fantastic views, yet can wander in and have options for eating and drinking - perfect location. There is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

We stayed down the coast, but had our last dinner at Sagu. What a find! The food and service were fantastic. This was cooking that showed both skill and care, and I could describe the service in the same manner. We are assisted on how to order just the right amount for our family of five. I wished we had... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

We thoroughly enjoyed our 2 nights at the resort coming away feeling relaxed and refreshed. We were made to feel very welcome and the staff were helpful at all times. The restaurant served beautiful traditional food and the breakfast was pleasant next to the water. With a private beach a stones throw away it was such an effortless experience staying... More 

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