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Pousada Valhacouto

Rua Marechal Deodoro, 100, Paraty, State of Rio de Janeiro 23970-000, Brazil
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Ranked #16 of 23 hotels in Paraty
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Paraty has many fancy and expensive places to stay but the Valhacouto is one which is cheaper and located just a few minutes walk from the old town. Breakfast was a bit disappointing although pleasantly located around the pool with various small monkeys begging for food from the guests. The staff were friendly and there free access to the internet... More

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Bonn, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

We had not booked in advance and came to Paraty just a few days before the literature festival. Most hostels are booked out a year in advance, but this one offered us two single rooms for the two nights before the start of the festival. The staff was very forthcoming and even helped by asking around for us to see... More

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Halle, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2013

We stayed there in March 2013 for only 1 night which was to short. Very well located i.e. only a few minutes to get to the old part of the city Staff is very friendly and excellent breakfast near the swimming pool Room is clean and spacious with refrigerator Recommended

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Edmonton, Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2013

We have spent 2 days in mid December in this hostel.We booked it as a hostel, but actually it has a lot of qualities of a hotel.It is located 5 minutes walk from historic center , in a quiet street.The rooms are very large, and the beds are comfortable. AC works. The furniture is old, but you have everything you... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2012 via mobile

We enjoyed our stay at the pousada valhacouto, it is in a good location about 5-10 minutes from the centre of the old town, but peaceful with a small pool. The staff are pleasant and the breakfast has a good variety of fruit, bread, cakes etc and fresh orange juice. The room was fairly spacious and the bathroom fine though... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2012

We moved here because we didn't like the original pousada we had booked (dos Contos) which had a much better overall rating and very positive reviews (why, I do not know!). What an improvement! Vast room with a double bed on a mezzanine level and two singles downstairs, nice pool and outside area, close to the historic centre, fantastic breakfast... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2011

I would recommend this pousada, we were a family of 5 adults we had three rooms one in main building two in annex. They can put extra beds in rooms for you if you wanted to pile in together. Great breakfast, lovely pool area and bar. Staff excellent. We had a disappointment elsewhere so had to move got three rooms... More

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33 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2009

Beautiful spot about a block outside the colonial downtown of Paraty (short walking distance to restaurants, shops, bus station, port for boat excursions, etc.), with a lovely pool, and friendly staff. Breakfast was substantial and tasty, with especially delicious coffee - although we were occasionally interrupted by cute, but aggressive spider monkeys. Rooms were spacious and comfortable, with mini-fridge, although... More

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Brazil
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2007

I was there for the FLIP fair, 2007, with my wife. She booked room number 1 at the anex building ( as the main building was full because of the FLIP fair ). She didn´t knew the hotel but my aunt recomended it ( she always stayed at the main buildind). Ok, now the surprise: the bedroom of room number... More

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Address: Rua Marechal Deodoro, 100, Paraty, State of Rio de Janeiro 23970-000, Brazil
Location: Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Paraty
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