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Pousada Bartholomeu

Rua Samuel Costa, 176, Paraty, State of Rio de Janeiro 23970-000, Brazil
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Ranked #39 of 235 Paraty B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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Sao Paulo, SP
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76 reviews 76 reviews
12 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Bartholomeu is more famous as the restaurant in Paraty, but they have about 4 rooms upstairs operating as a b&b, almost as a side business. Nevertheless they do so with care. Comfortable rooms, good ac, clean, many cable stations Nice small staff. Guests benefit from the cooking right downstairs, huge breakfast and the very well set restaurant, which has gourmet... More 

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Carolina Beach, North Carolina
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26 reviews 26 reviews
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

We loved the room and the location at the hotel. It is in the historic district in Paraty. We stayed for 6 nights right around New Years. Being located near the center of everything has it's advantages. The hotel also has a restaurant and it was one of the better ones in the area. We ate at the hotel every... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

This pousada is very charming, ideally located in the historic center of paraty! The decoration of the place is so nice and the breakfast amazing. Two minor setbacks nontheless, we didnt have water when we came back at night but it only took them like 5 mn to fix it, and our room the cacau room gave on the little... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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131 reviews 131 reviews
17 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Located in the centre of this picturesque town, this beautiful old place is conveniently located but can be noisy, in particular when there is a festival, which may end as late as 2AM. Otherwise, there is always a bit of chitchat ongoing in the patio, even in the late evening. We stayed here for two nights, and enjoyed the atmosphere... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

We only stayed one night in this charming Pousada but absolutely loved it. The service was excellent, the Pousada is ideally located in the center of the historic town and the hotel itself has a very welcoming and homey feeling. Some reviewers complained about the noise from the restaurant but it was very light and doesn't go on until late... More 

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Vienna, Austria
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

A traditional colonial style house, Pousada Bartholomeu is a pleasant place to stay with just five rooms. We booked three of them for our group. Rooms are tidy, simple, pleasant and nice. Front rooms have a balcony to the street, the other rooms go to the back garden. Beds are comfortable, bathrooms are simple but in order. Breakfast is excellent,... More 

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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4 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

The rooms are above the restaurant and sometimes they have live music, but for music lovers like us it was just nice with a bit of background music in the early hours of the night. If you're lucky (like us) you'll get the room, that has a bathroom with a tree outside where little monkeys sit and look at you.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

Outside it is so sweet pousada all white and blue. Room was clean and vintage style which we loved. Shower has a trick for hot/cold water, call the reception if you have any trouble with it - it is easy to fix. They don't speak English! The breakfast was a bit strange but very good - one lady who doesn't... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

This Pousada is located in the heart of Paraty and offers good value for money. There is a restaurant on ground floor with live music playing. Depending on the room you get noise may be a problem as the music plays until 11 or 12 pm. The music is great but may not be to everyone's taste in particular if... More 

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San Francisco, California
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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2013

Pousada Bartholomeu is a Sobrado (a 2 story house) painstakingly restored to revive its colonial past and very conveniently located in the center of Party's historic town, close to restaurants and cafes, close to the church square and easy access to one of the only parking lots, if you arrive by taxi and have luggage to drag to your hotel.... More 

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