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Resort Croce del Sud

Travelers' Choice award winner
Sitio Saracura , Morro da Praia Grande | Rodovia BR-101 (Rio-Santos) - Km 561, Paraty, State of Rio de Janeiro 23.970-000, Brazil
Resort Croce del Sud
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We spent one week at Resort Croce Del Sud and it was simply the most amazing week we ever had. The service was top notch, food delicious and the nature there is just wonderful. Luka, the owner, is lovely guy who is great to talk to and was always in good mood and very helpful when we needed some tips... More 

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Moscow, Russia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

We are the tourists from Russia. rested in Paraty in November. Elegant service. Chic people. Chic reception. All recommend this hotel! Very tasty breakfast! Very picturesque view from the balcony! many interesting animals and insects:) the owner of the cottages are of a very dear wife, the daughter and dog!) Understanding service staff;) Nearby is a good beach. We are... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

This review is long overdue. Stayed at Croce del Sud in 2012 and loved it. Was very pleased to see that it recieved a Top Choice selection. The location of Croce del Sud is perfect. Although a little far away from the center of Paraty the location brings a sense of serenity and stillness. The view from the balcony every... More 

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Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Even though our stay was just for one night, we loved Croce del Sud and wish we could have extended our trip! The view from the flat is incredible, and the breakfast was a treat. If you don't rent a car in Paraty, do remember to factor in that a cab from the center is around USD$25. If you have... More 

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

The resort is beautiful with a personal touch. There are three houses (two outside, one in the middle). The parking lot is in front of each house (as other people already mentioned - you do need a car). We were the only guests for that weekend, at the resort. Since we wanted to relax, for us it was outstanding. It... More 

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Gernsbach, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

It was wonderful and the Location, which I was looking for. Everyday having breakfast with awesome view to the isles. Thanks for Luca an the staff, who created everyday a wonderful breakfast! You need a vehicle, of want to go to Paraty.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

The view! The view is the reason you should choose this Pousada. If you like the typical three to four star hotel feel when you go away this place is not for you. The accommodation is very simple, although it had all the necessities. The bed was also very comfortable, and thats all you need! One of our favourite parts... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

The chalets are beautifully located and the view is just the view you need to feel in peace. Breakfast in the morning was certainly my favorite time: eating quality food on the balcony, watching the sea and my beautiful girlfriend. The location is remote so you are going to need the car to visit the main beaches and Paraty, but... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014 via mobile

Luca is a delightful man and I wish him well. His property has spectacular views and it is fairly priced. However it is very basic and does not have the facilities one might expect from a four and a half star rating. Clearly given the ratings he has received this is what most of his guests want.We come from Northern... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

I absolutely loved this place! Great location with a stunning view of the bay. It's also within walking distance from a beautiful beach and a nice restaurant. Great service, including a fabulous breakfast and clean rooms. The owner is a nice guy who will tend to your every need. I'll definitely go back!

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