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Pousada do Sandi

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Largo do Rosario, 01, Paraty, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Stamford, Connecticut
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This pousada is very well located in the historical district of paraty and is a gorgeous place. But the floors creek and you can hear people walking and talking when the morning begins. So if you're thinking you'll sleep in late or turn in early at night.. Think again.. The decor is gorgeous, the breakfast buffet is a decent spread... More 

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edinburgh
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed here for a couple of nights during a recent visit to Paraty. The hotel is done out on a film star theme, with posters of classic cinema and film actors on the walls ( we had an Italian Bicycle Thieves poster in our room). Furniture is quirky - reclaimed old furniture which adds to the charm of the place.... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Right in the historical centre of town, this hotel is beautifully positioned for experiencing the old town. A quaint old colonial building it has been tastefully renovated but retaining many of the old features. Room was spacious, bed comfortable, and facilities good. While the hotel staff lacked English speaking skills they were keen to help when needed. Breakfast and dinner... More 

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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48 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

Such a beautiful hotel, set in a old house and beautifully decorated. Lovely gardens and lots of interesting areas. Impeccable service ( they even carried our terribly heavy suitcases from the car park to the hotel, 3 blocks). Incredibly comfortable rooms with a great bed. Stay there. Spoil yourself, stay there.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

We stayed at this pousada for two nights in early April. The room was nice - the bed was very big and comfortable, and the bathroom was huge. The air conditioning unit kept the place cool. The breakfast was good - a nice selection and friendly staff to make an omelet if you like. There's a bar and a nice... More 

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PousadadoSandi, Gerente at Pousada do Sandi, responded to this review

Good afternoon. We are so glad to read all this good things that you said. We’d love to have you again at the Pousada. Come back!! :) Best regards, Pousada do Sandi. More 

Ashland, Oregon
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

We came across the hotel when we came to Paraty for a day visit. Loved the creative decor, filled with color and interesting items like a full-sized vintage movie projector. We booked online and came back for two nights. They sent a great letter in English and told us where to park (as the historic city is off-limits to cars).... More 

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PousadadoSandi, Gerente at Pousada do Sandi, responded to this review

Hi Renee. We are so happy to read all that things from you and we gonna be much more happy if you come back. And about the movies, we have all these 350 DVDs, but it's necessary go to the reception. Next time, do not hesitate to ask us. Best regards. More 

London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

Pousada do Sandi is historically one of the best Pousadas in Paraty, and I've stayed there a couple of times, however this time, I thought it had let itself go a little, no swimming pool a slight dissapointment, but still very pleasant, great breakfast bouffet and mainly great service from the reception and service staff

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PousadadoSandi, Gerente at Pousada do Sandi, responded to this review

Hi Christian. We are so happy to know that you liked of Pousada do Sandi. Unfortunately, for legal reasons and IPHAN standards, Pousada do Sandi has no more pool on the premises. We hope to see you again! Best regards, More 

Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

The hotel has a very good location, at Paraty´s historical center...from the outside it looks nice... The romm is big but it needs to be refurbished. On our first and only morningt (we left the same day after booking 2 nights) we were woke up at 7 am with a horrible noise coming from the workers who were working in... More 

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Milwaukee, WI
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26 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

Location is perfect! Large rooms and very clean. Staff was very helpful! Loved the decor. Breakfast was great with choice of egg styles made to order. I think the spa was under construction! Loved it!

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Melbourne, Australia
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48 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

We stayed here for 3 nights and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Location was fantastic, with everything we needed within a short walking distance. The common area was a great, fun place to hang out pre-dinner. Grab a drink at the bar then play a game of pool on the full sized table. The staff were very helpful and their English... More 

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