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Hotel Villa Rica Rio de Janeiro

2.5 of 5 Inn   |   Rua Conde de lages 2, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20241-080, Brazil (Centro)
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Ranked #73 of 220 Rio de Janeiro B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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London, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The attention of the staff was excellent. The breakfast is abundant and varied. While the windows of the hotel is not very big, as it is not very crowded you can enjoy perfectly. Everything was very clean. The room that we had was more beautiful from what you could see in the pages of the internet.

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Toronto, Canada
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013

We arrived at night, the cab drove into a red light district which surrounds the "hotel". It is not, I repeat NOT a safe hotel. No safety boxes, lock and key for the room door-that can easily be broken into, the main front door was open (I checked in at midnight). There area is very dangerous, drunken, druggies, hookers (I... More

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Rio De Janeiro
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2013

Good location close to LAPA. Close to the airport and public transport, very small rooms, breakfast served in the room but there is no favorable conditions for a meal. Poor maintenance but clean, most staff do not speak English.

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Recife, PE
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2013

The hotel is very simple. The room have a table, a small fridge, cable TV and good internet conection. The breakfast was really good, and served in the room. The staff were amazing, unfortunetly I didn't get their names, but they were all very nice and helpful. The prices, for Rio, are also good. There's a lot of bars, restaurants,... More

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saskatoon
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57 reviews 57 reviews
39 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2012

This hotel is near the Lapa bar and restaurante area and is close to the theatre district. The only problem is it is just on the verge of a bit of rougher area with lots of alcoholics and has a bit of an unsafe feel at night. It is however just a block into the not so great area and... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2012

I thought this hotel was an excellent budget hotel. The rooms were very clean, the staff were very helpful, the location is central, and the breakfast was huge! It was a little strange having the breakfast sent to the room (with no table), but there was plenty of food and the hotel itself is well maintained.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2012

Quit close to the center, but in outworn surroundings. No breakfast hall, but 10 minutes after calling the reception, breakfast was served in the room - where there was no table nor chair. During the carnival this is probably one of the cheaper hotels.

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Phoenix, Arizona
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2012

After reading some of the reviews about this hotel, I was a bit nervous about being there. However, my experience was great. The daily breakfast was delicious and made the start of each day special. I was there with my friend. We were in Rio de Janeiro for the Carnaval Festivities and some site seeing. We felt very safe in... More

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Porto Alegre, Brazil
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53 reviews 53 reviews
23 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2011

I spent one night at the hotel, because I thought the location would be great to go to the US Embassy the next day. I took a cab at the airport, and the driver didn't know where the hotel was located. After a call, he took me to some narrow streets and I got to the hotel. The place is... More

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Also Known As:
Hotel Villa Rica Rio De Janeiro Brazil
Address: Rua Conde de lages 2, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20241-080, Brazil
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Location: Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Rio de Janeiro > Centro
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Room Service Suites
Hotel Style:
Ranked #73 of 220 B&Bs / Inns in Rio de Janeiro
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Villa Rica Rio de Janeiro 2.5*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Villa Rica fica na Lapa, bairro boemio carioca, e oferece acomodacoes simples, com acesso gratuito a internet sem fio (Wi-Fi). Ele esta localizado ao lado da Estacao de Metro da Gloria e a 2 km do Aeroporto Santos Dumont.Os quartos em Vila Rica tem moveis simples, com temas em cor verde-escuro e banheiro em granito marrom. Todos possuem com ar-condicionado, frigobar e banheiro.Quanto a entretenimento, voce pode contar com muito samba no Sambodromo, que fica a 2 km do Villa Rica. Alem disso,o hotel fica a 700 m do Museu de Arte Moderna. ... more   less 
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