We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Santa Clara Hotel

Rodovia Rio-Santos Km 563, Paraty, State of Rio de Janeiro 23970-000, Brazil
Hotel amenities
Book on
TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with Cancelon to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
1 room 1 adult
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Check Availability
Book on
or compare prices from up to 200 sites including:
Management photos
Santa Clara Hotel
View Map
Add Photo Write a Review

60 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Level Contributor
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've been there in January 2016 and it was really good.I will definitely go back. I enjoyed because I went there with my partner and all we are looking for was peace.We had an amazing time drinking our caipirinhas and wines by the pool watching the sunset.The rooms are nice and big.Staff are friendly and Angela is the sweetest person... More 

Helpful?
Thank Caroline G
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Level Contributor
23 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Let's get straight to the point....... A terrible hotel and experience. Blood on the shower curtains which was eventually cleaned off 3 days later after complaining, screws sticking out from the back of the bedroom cabinet draws (danger for people with kids😁), maids walking into the room without knocking, two single beds pushed together and they call that a double???????,... More 

Helpful?
4 Thank hodds30
Level Contributor
28 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

I stayed in the hotel following an hectic business trip - it was a little piece of paradise. The moment you arrive you feel relaxed. The reception is small and personal, no computer check in or fancy electric cards its just a person handing you a key. I had a room on the front with views over the pool over... More 

Helpful?
Thank Dawn M
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Level Contributor
75 reviews
45 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014 via mobile

We stayed one night at this beautifully situated hotel in a lovely bay near Paraty. It was a nice and quiet place after busy Rio. U should go eat in the town and lay back and relax. Very clear skies showed a lovely starry night. Great stay if u like peace and quiet! The town is a drive away but... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank mentrop
New York
Level Contributor
26 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2012

Santa Clara is situated in an amazing place. The view is awesome. And the hotel could be really nice...if it wasn´t almost abandoned. I didn´t count the employees, but i´m almost sure that they weren´t more than 7 or 8 for the all hotel. The guys at the reception are rude and without any type of experience. Our children are... More 

Helpful?
16 Thank JoaoCoutinho
Ulverston, England, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2012

I dont know why this place has to do to get better reviews. I found the room to be well equipped , immaculately clean and the staff were very friendly. The place offers some fantastic views and #i would be happy to recommend it for a relaxing break.

Helpful?
1 Thank IP12345
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2012

By far the best thing about the Santa Clara is the place, if you are looking for a peaceful setting. Very nice garden, in front of the sea (no beach though). Buses travel to and from Paraty (no bus stop, you just wave your hand) but it can be a bit difficult at night, so think that you'll end up... More 

Helpful?
2 Thank tijuca2011
Frankfurt, Germany
Level Contributor
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2012

Welcome to Hotel Santa Clara; the hotel where dead birds lie decomposing on your balcony, fungus grows on the ceiling above your bed, rain pours down inside the hallways, and the food quality is so far below par that if we were talking about golf, you would consider this hotel the new Tiger Woods. Welcome to Hotel Santa Clara; the... More 

Helpful?
8 Thank TA1989
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

49 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (49)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (9)
Viewed
Room/suite (3)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (2)
Viewed
Dining (4)
Viewed
Business center/function rooms (1)
Viewed
Other (30)
Check In Check Out
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Show Prices
Hotels you might also like...
Travelers also viewed these Paraty hotels
4.0 mi away
Pousada Aguas de Paratii
Pousada Aguas de Paratii
#12 of 25 in Paraty
4.5 of 5 stars 99 reviews
3.9 mi away
Pousada do Ouro
Pousada do Ouro
#3 of 25 in Paraty
4.5 of 5 stars 413 reviews
3.1 mi away
Chale Recanto da Praia
Chale Recanto da Praia
#10 of 25 in Paraty
4.5 of 5 stars 148 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
3.9 mi away
Pousada Recanto Jota Ge
Pousada Recanto Jota Ge
#7 of 25 in Paraty
4.5 of 5 stars 52 reviews
3.9 mi away
Parque Hotel Pereque
Parque Hotel Pereque
#21 of 25 in Paraty
4.0 of 5 stars 94 reviews
3.9 mi away
Pousada da Condessa
Pousada da Condessa
#13 of 25 in Paraty
4.0 of 5 stars 193 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay