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Mengo Palace Hotel

Rua Correia Dutra, 31, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22210050, Brazil
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Ranked #122 of 232 Hotels in Rio de Janeiro
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

The breakfast is fine, the Hotel is very close to a subway station, there is a car park with no extra costs. The room is large, with a small room before the bedroom. Simple but comfortable. The air conditioner is not a split, it did a bit of noise during the night.

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Santa Maria, RS
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

This a good hotel to stay in room with 2-3 beds per room. The place is well located and the price is relatively good. You can use the subway to go to several places and avoid delays by car. It is close to the airport, etc.

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Porto Alegre, RS
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Good location, near airport SDU, a lot of buses lines to go to Copabacana, ipanema , leblon and downtown. Breakfast regular. Have parking lot free. Quite and big Rooms. Internet doesn't works inside the room.

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

The staff at the door and in the restaurant were lovely, as was breakfast, the room and proximity to beach and shops. I'd read bad reviews about the reception staff before going and didn't think it would be much of a problem, but they really are terrible.

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Poor quality rooms with unpolite staff made our trio a very unpleasant experience. No hot water in the shower and no effort to solve the problem, the elevators do not reach 9th floor. So, do yourself a favor, go to another place.

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