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Margarida's Pousada

Rua Barao da Torre 600 | Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (Ipanema)
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Ranked #53 of 241 Rio de Janeiro B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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New York City, New York
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed there for the World Cup and the room we got was basic as it gets (plus a window that was broken and didn't stay closed to keep the mosquitos out). Just know that the rooms and the building feels like an urban dorm room and not a comfortable home in anyway. We've stayed at other pousadas before where... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So we check in. I have only supplied a CC# confirm 6 months earlier. It is the World Cup. My American amigo who runs an apt. rental website in Rio can't even get me a decent priced apt. 6 months in advance of this reservation. Margarida has a 2 week in advance free cancellation. Que?! I speak some Portuguese from... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Margarida's Pousada during the World Cup in June. It was great value for money considering the fact that it is nestled in the heart of Ipanema- an upmarket area of Rio with a fabulous beach- much quieter than neighbouring copacabana. The room and ensuite were basic but very spacious and with all the key components- hot water, air... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

this is not a five-star inn, but for the traveler looking for somewhere that has character and a great location, I highly recommend Margarida's Pousada. The best thing about this place is the people that run it. We had some problems getting there on time and they were very accommodating. We were on a 1st name basis with the people... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

Fancy staying in rio in a very safe area, having a taste of humanity despite the fact you are surrounded by crazy vip hotels? Come here ! Mrs margarida will welcome you in her 3 floors pousada. she and sonia (who speaks very good english) will make you feel you're not in a cold super vip area in ipanema, but... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

I love staying in nice places so I'm so glad we stayed here! This is a lovely guest house with friendly people. We checked in very late around 1am and were warmly welcomed and shown to our room. I was very sick at the time and spent most of our first day in Rio in our room. The staff were... More

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Toledo, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

Lovely place, lovely staff. I cannot say that Margaridas Pousada is a luxury place, however, the rooms are really clean, good space, comfortable bed and pillow, nice shower, a bit noise because of the air conditioning but not a problem at all to sleep. Small room to have breakfast but also lovely with good fresh fruits and tasty homemade sweets... More

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San Luis Obispo, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

I can't say enough great things about this place. The owner and staff were so accommodating. Had a great room with a TV with cable that really helped me practice Portuguese. The breakfast is on the top floor where you mingle with other guests or can sit outside on the balcony. It's quaint, has internet downstairs, 24 hour watchman if... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

Excellent choice! Spacious, clean rooms. Good breakfast on a balcony was a great way to start the day. Location is superb. Beach, restaurants, shops, metro, busroutes, lagoon, everything in Ipanema is in walking distance. Helpful and friendly staff, ask a question, they'll answer. Have a problem, they'll solve it. Highly recommend Margarida's as your next place to stay in RDJ.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014 via mobile

Margaridas is the best choice in Ipanema , the location is perfect and the team is cool !! The rooms are big and clean and the breakfast is delicius and the kitchen is very pretty. No doubts go there !!! I am so happy to feel like at home ... like a real Carioca ! Chiara

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Address: Rua Barao da Torre 600 | Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Location: Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Rio de Janeiro > Ipanema , Lagoa
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