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Hotel Solar do Imperio

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Av. Koeler, 376 | Centro Histórico, Petropolis, State of Rio de Janeiro 2568-506, Brazil
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Lyngby, Denmark
16 reviews 16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

What a fantastic place to stay. I would any day return. Fantastic breakfast, lunch and dinner. Nice big rooms and beds - really nice garden and outdoor area. I really got the post-royal-feeling visiting this fine place

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koh phangan
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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Fantastic one night stay at this hotel. Rooms were large with high ceilings, bed was king size and very comfortable. Grounds were very nice and the service was great. Breakfast in bed is included in the price and they will bring whatever you want. Fantastic. Wifi in the rooms very good. Location is in centre and close to the Bohemia... More 

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North Potomac, MD
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31 reviews 31 reviews
13 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

I stayed for 6 nights on business. I was initially assigned a ground floor room which backs the street. The ground floor rooms are damp and noisy and should be avoided if possible. I requested a room on the second floor and was given a very nice room next to the courtyard. The heating unit is quite noisy and the... More 

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

I came here because I didn't find a place in rio,it is to far ant very expensive if you use taxi or bus The Tim here are very polite and nice the service is great,also the rooms are big and nice . The facilities in the room are too old and not working well.

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Greensboro, North Carolina
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150 reviews 150 reviews
132 hotel reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

I've Stayed here over the years and have noticed they are starting to go beyond their established price point. It's a beautiful classic hotel that is missing many modern basic conveniences including WiFi, dependable pluming and a very outdated health club that which has two residential tried mills. Lower your rates or make some big upgrades...

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jane a, Proprietário at Hotel Solar do Imperio, responded to this review

Dear Sir , fully appreciate your kind comments on our service and value. Although we are ranked in trip advisor and other websites as the top hotel in the centre of Petrópolis , our prices are kept in average of other hotels of same location. However , there are obvious improvements to be made .We also take good care to... More 

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157 reviews 157 reviews
39 hotel reviews
146 helpful votes 146 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

At a historical property, the scenery is great , and the location also. Avoid the basement rooms with carpet floor, smells humidity. And the front rooms can be noisy at weekends. The pools are really tiny. I think is overpriced for what is offered.

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Orlando, Florida
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

I love my visit at Solar do Imperio. Rooms are very comfortable. Staff is kind and helpful. As soon as we got there, we were hosted by a friendly lady called Terezinha who told us the history of the hotel plus what the city could offer us. The restaurant experience was awesome! Great desserts and delicious meals well prepared. A... More 

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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42 reviews 42 reviews
9 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013

This hotel matches it's surroundings perfectly. Location is quiet, beautiful front garden, great valet service. Room is old and stately. Felt like royalty! Breakfast was great and food at restaurant was excellent too!

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

Very smart building but in so far as the fairly expensive restaurant is concerned the food was average and came cold, twice, after asking them to heat it up, and the service was slow and quite frankly lazy. The atmosphere is also dead, it was like walking into a library. If you are looking for somewhere nice to eat bordeaux... More 

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Houston, Texas
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30 reviews 30 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2013

The hotel is close to all the museums, palaces, and within walking distance to the Bohemia brewery. They can arrange for a carriage ride to take you around all the museums and can drop you off at the Imperial Museum. Our room was big, clean, and comfy. The hotel also has a pool, sauna, and spa services. I found the... More 

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