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Solar do Imperio Hotel

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Av. Koeler, 376, Petropolis, State of Rio de Janeiro 2568506, Brazil
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Ranked #3 of 16 hotels in Petropolis
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014
hwy18 North Potomac, MD
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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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North Potomac, MD
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31 reviews 31 reviews
13 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 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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Dallas, Texas
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108 reviews 108 reviews
100 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 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a beautiful classic hotel that is missing many modern basic conveniences including WiFi, dependable pluming and a very outdated health club that which has two residential tried mills.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 Solar do Imperio Hotel, 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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126 reviews 126 reviews
32 hotel reviews
129 helpful votes 129 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
12 reviews 12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 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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34 reviews 34 reviews
7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 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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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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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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28 reviews 28 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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64 reviews 64 reviews
24 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2013

This is the place to stay in Petropolis: you can walk to all the tourist places and see on your way the old mansions. It is in a very nice and old neighborhood. The hotel has GIGANTIC rooms with high ceilings, very nice. And connecting rooms (useful with children) The restaurant in the hotel is very good too. Delicious breakfast.... More

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18 reviews 18 reviews
12 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2013 via mobile

We stayed five days with two kids(10 and 7).Lovely hotel, comfortable and outstanding staff. Great place to bring the family. The room was spacious and very clean. The restaurant is excellent in the breakfast, lunch or dinner, in addition well located in this quiet imperial city.

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Address: Av. Koeler, 376, Petropolis, State of Rio de Janeiro 2568506, Brazil
Location: Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Petropolis
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Solar do Imperio Hotel 3.5*
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Solar Do Imperio Petropolis
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